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Metals / Gold

Will Gold Be The Beneficiary Of Oil, Equities Plunge?

Will Gold Be The Beneficiary Of Oil, Equities Plunge?

Jan 22, 2016 at 17:07 | Andrew Topf

Global stock markets were in turmoil again this week, with the Dow plunging 566 points on Wednesday before recovering to a 250-point loss, and the S&P 500 index bleeding over…

India’s Gold Mining Sector Could Experience A Massive Renewal Soon

India’s Gold Mining Sector Could Experience A Massive Renewal Soon

Sep 17, 2015 at 10:37 | Dave Forest

I mentioned yesterday how global gold production hasn't fallen much in the face of lower prices. And this week we got some indications that supply could…

Can Gold Come Back From The Brink?

Can Gold Come Back From The Brink?

Oct 14, 2014 at 14:53 | Nick Cunningham

After tripling in value between 2000 and 2011, commodity prices continue to crumble. Commodity indices have lost about a quarter of their value, a decline that quickened over the summer,…

These Miners Are Seeking Over $1.3 Billion in Acquisitions

These Miners Are Seeking Over $1.3 Billion in Acquisitions

Aug 25, 2014 at 09:21 | Dave Forest

There's been a lot of press lately about a possible slowdown in the economy of China. And speculation over the effects that such a happening might have on the commodities…

Foreign Mining Companies Flee China

Foreign Mining Companies Flee China

Mar 12, 2013 at 18:11 | MINING.com

In the 1990s, China opened up the country’s vast mineral resources to international investment.Over the past decade, it has reformulated its mining legislation to attract foreign companies into…

The Highs and Lows of Gold Prices Following QE3

The Highs and Lows of Gold Prices Following QE3

Oct 22, 2012 at 17:39 | Geopolitical Monitor

Following the announcement of the US Federal Bank's intention to begin a third round of quantitative easing in mid-September, the global price of gold skyrocketed. With prices already beginning to…

Ready to Take Some Pain?

Ready to Take Some Pain?

Oct 03, 2012 at 17:22 | Mad Hedge Fund Trader

Look at the chart below and it is clear that Ben Bernanke's announcement of QE3 triggered a classic "Buy the rumor, sell the news" type reaction in the market. The…

Gold is Breaking out to the Upside

Gold is Breaking out to the Upside

Oct 01, 2012 at 09:38 | Mad Hedge Fund Trader

Look at the $25 move in gold today, and it's clear that an upside breakout is imminent. It made this move on a whisper of a rumour about a speculation…

Buy the Big Dip in Gold

Buy the Big Dip in Gold

Sep 11, 2012 at 17:10 | Mad Hedge Fund Trader

Look at the charts for the barbarous relic below and you can only come to one possible conclusion. If the Federal Reserve disappoints on Thursday, just a little bit, even…

Time to Pick Up Some Gold

Time to Pick Up Some Gold

Aug 16, 2012 at 16:48 | Mad Hedge Fund Trader

Gold has clearly evolved into a call option on global quantitative easing. Don't think of it just as the stuff your dentist puts in your teeth or the thing your…

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