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... says it all

As has become standard these days, the fast-paced algorithms are already buying up this turnaround. Lennar (NYSE: LEN), PulteGroup (NYSE: PHM), KB Home (NYSE: KB), and Hovnanian (NYSE: HOV) have risen as much as 300% in the past year.

Here's what those charts look like next to the yellow metal everyone has been clamoring about:

Housing vs. Gold 2012

You could've made triple your money accepting the consequences of Bernanke's printing instead of protecting yourself from it.