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Gold Prices Tick Higher Following Fed And ECB Decisions

Gold Prices Tick Higher Following Fed And ECB Decisions

Gold prices appear to be headed for a positive week, following monetary policy decision by the Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank. The rally in gold prices is more pronounced in currencies other than the U.S. dollar. While the Federal Reserve increased interest rates and pointed to additional increases in 2018, the ECB signaled […]

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3 Gold Stocks That Could Bounce Back

3 Gold Stocks That Could Bounce Back

Gold stocks continue to disappoint. But these 3 miners could rebound nicely Once again, gold stocks are struggling. The VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDX) and the VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDJX) both have dropped about 13% from January highs. Both ETFs are down YTD as well — with performance lagging the S&P 500. More concerningly, once again, […]

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Gold News: GLD Has A Million-Share Minute

| May 8, 2018 | 0 Comments
Gold News: GLD Has A Million-Share Minute

In case you were sleeping Friday, or out enjoying some sunshine, the biggest single trade in GLD history crossed the wires at 1:22 PM.  For market watchers, seeing this gold news in real time was an interesting experience. A normal sleepy Friday trading in the gold world, then all of a sudden a huge volume spike, followed […]

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7 A-Rated Materials Stocks To Buy

7 A-Rated Materials Stocks To Buy

These stocks are great choices for an improving economy Materials stocks run the gamut. But whether a firm is making steel, refining oil and gas or making distilled spirits, the fact is, in an expanding economy these companies are in very good positions. As witnessed by the rise in oil prices in recent days, demand […]

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5 Gold Stocks To Buy Today

5 Gold Stocks To Buy Today

Given the market’s shake-up gold stocks have appeal It’s no secret that things have gotten a bit heady in the markets. Volatility has returned in a big way. And with the threat of a full-blown trade war brewing, gold and gold stocks are looking pretty good these days. The precious metal managed to finish up […]

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5 Gold And Silver Stocks On The Table

5 Gold And Silver Stocks On The Table

The breakdown in the Dow Jones suggests more downside to come. Crawl into these commodities stocks to keep your head clear. Stocks are bouncing around the unchanged line on Friday as investors contend with the drama surrounding President Donald Trump’s signing of the $1.3 trillion omnibus budget bill, China trade tariffs and the aftermath of […]

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6 Concrete Reasons Why Smart Investors Own Gold

6 Concrete Reasons Why Smart Investors Own Gold

Gold has always been a smart, long term investment for investors. It hasn’t been until the housing bubble crushed the stock market and volatility started to become a daily occurrence when owning gold has become a common thing. But smart investors own gold. And for good reason. In fact, in this post, I highlight 6 […]

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7 Best Gold ETFs And Precious Metal Hedges For 2018

7 Best Gold ETFs And Precious Metal Hedges For 2018

Precious metal investments can be a hedge against market declines and rising inflation Gold ETFs and other precious metal trades are in favor for good reason. Gold ETF investments can be a hedge against market declines and rising inflation. In 2018, a lot of investors are worried about a market decline. Stocks started the year […]

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Gold Prices: Why Isn’t Gold Going Up? Part III

| February 22, 2018 | 0 Comments
Gold Prices: Why Isn’t Gold Going Up? Part III

Anyone following gold prices lately knows it’s been an up-and-down battle.  Gold initially fell with the stock market during the recent dip, looking a lot like people just wanting to get out of everything.  Then “suddenly” gold popped up when people noticed the fundamental relationship to the also-falling US Dollar was getting out of hand, […]

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Gold’s Day In The Sun?

Gold’s Day In The Sun?

I usually warn against reading too much into the financial media’s (backward-looking) explanation of a market move that just happened. But it really does seem that everyone’s suddenly worried about interest rates moving too high, too quickly. We all knew rates had to go higher. The Fed drove them to the floor, kept them pinned there […]

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