Gold is outperforming and may continue to decouple from the equity markets. Remember inflation and uncertainty is bullish for precious metals and bearish for the general equity market. Are we beginning to witness this phenomenon? Gold and silver are making cup-and-handle patterns, which are historically indicative of major breakouts. At the time of publication, Handwerger or his family held physical gold and silver as well as SPDR Gold (GLD) and iShares Silver Trust (SLV). This article is commentary by an independent contributor, separate from TheStreet's regular news coverage.