The year 2015 ended so it is time to summarize the value of the Simple Digressions Precious Metals Miners Portfolio.
For those unfamiliar with stocks included in the portfolio - here is a useful link.
As the chart shows since the inception, the portfolio value increased by 1.5%. During that time, GDX, an ETF comprising many big miners' stocks, lost 2.3% in value.
Finally, the broad stock market (S&P 500) lost 1.4% in value.