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What Surging Mining Stocks Mean for Metals Markets

What Surging Mining Stocks Mean for Metals Markets

By Stefan Gleason, Originally Published on Money Metals Exchange Gold and silver mining stocks have embarked on a rally this year that could prove to be one for the record books. The leading exchange traded fund for the sector, VanEck Vectors Gold Miners (NYSE:GDX), shows an incredible 125% year-to-date gain. That far out-surpasses the 27% and 44% advances of gold and silver spot prices, respectively. What does the mining stock run-up suggest about the fundamentals for the actual mined product, physical gold and silver? Overall, it suggests that investors and industry insiders are optimistic about the prospects for higher metals prices. The mining shares tend to lead the metals in […]

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Gold – the Oldest Payment Option

Gold – the Oldest Payment Option

Gold – the oldest payment option for a lot of players, is still something that a lot of players are ultimately going to think about and want to use. People are still going to need to play online casino games electronically, of course. However, when people play table games such as Black Jack at the Royal Vegas Online Casino, it is going to feel as if most of the cash transactions and most of everything that goes on there manages to be indirect. Gold – the oldest payment option may not be exactly what people use today, but in many ways, the currency has really not changed all that much […]

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The History of Gold

The History of Gold

It is quite astonishing that we remain so interested in gold when it was first discovered over five thousand years ago. For millennia, we have been enamored with this shiny yellow metal, mining it, shaping it, and trading it. Its value is immortalized in the saying that ‘not all that glitters is gold’. We are almost halfway into 2016 and people are still clamoring over the rising and declining prices of gold. It is impressive to see that after all this time, we still rely on one of the world’s oldest currencies. It appears that despite technological advances and digital tendencies, some things simply are too precious to let go. […]

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Best Places to Buy Gold and Silver Stocks

Best Places to Buy Gold and Silver Stocks

Now that the precious metal stocks are rising again, here are several excellent companies to buy gold and silver stocks from: Gold Newmont Mining (NYSE: NEM) Despite the challenging market, Newmont Mining has outearned their revenue goals for the past four quarters. The company has reduced its debt taking advantage of depressed gold prices, and has taken steps to make production more cost-efficient. In the past year, the company has had low all-in sustaining costs (AISC), thus driving up overall profitability. As gold prices seem to be going up again, Newmont Mining stocks are ready to reap in the rewards. NovaGold Resources Inc. (NYSEMKT: NG) This gold miner holds assets […]

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Junior Gold Miner Brazil Resources: What’s Been Done, What’s To Come

Junior Gold Miner Brazil Resources: What’s Been Done, What’s To Come

We first introduced Brazil Resources Inc. in the fall of 2012, when we applied Casey Research’s The Eight P’s of Resource Stock Evaluation to the company. We’ve decided to revisit this company, look at its progress over the past six months and explore some of the upcoming catalysts BRI has in store for the next 12 months.

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Gold-Stock Panic Levels

Gold-Stock Panic Levels

The markets are tyrannically cyclical, every sector out of favor eventually returns to favor again and vice versa. That law of sentiment is as immutable as stock prices ultimately reflecting underlying corporate earnings. Based on today’s still-battered gold prices, a 0.511x HGR would put the HUI at 731. This is 157% higher than it was in the middle of this week even after recovering 3/7ths of its gold-panic losses!

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State Of The Junior Gold Mining Sector – April 2013

State Of The Junior Gold Mining Sector – April 2013

Where are we in the bear cycle? Is the bottom in or could it get worse? As counterintuitive as it seems, it is only in times like these where seeds are being planted for once-in-a-decade future profits.

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One Simple Secret To Pick Winning Gold & Silver Miners

One Simple Secret To Pick Winning Gold & Silver Miners

This article contains some simple but powerful truths for natural resource investors. By being contrarian in resource investing some investors truly became billionaires. “When shares are on sale, people are scared.” Miners with excellent management teams are much more likely to survive and become a winner.

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Silver Wheaton Reports Excellent Results & Pays Out Quarterly Dividend

Silver Wheaton Reports Excellent Results & Pays Out Quarterly Dividend

Today Silver Wheaton Corporation declared its first quarterly cash dividend payment for 2013 of US$0.14 per common share. This dividend will be paid on April 2, 2013. This is good news for shareholders in that it is the highest quarterly dividend to date by SLW.

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Are We At Maximum Pessimism In Resource Stocks?

Are We At Maximum Pessimism In Resource Stocks?

Bear markets, like we are in now, beget bull markets. Bull markets beget bear markets. When you are feeling terrified, you have to be aggressive; when you are feeling brilliant, you have to sell. If you do not do that, you will be a victim. It is just the way it works. If you ignore the fact that these are capital-intensive and cyclical businesses, you are roadkill on a good day.

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Silver Wheaton: Interesting Business Model

Founded in 2004, Silver Wheaton (SLW) is what is known as a metals streaming company. For SLW viewed overall, once one takes the time to review its business model, that business model is comparatively easy to understand. SLW can be said to be a different form of royalties company.

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5 Gold & Silver Investment Tips

With gold and silver prices range bound for 1.5 year now. After the gold’s highs at around $1,920 in September 2011 and silver’s highs at $49 in April/May 2011, the prices have been jumping in a fixed trange with support at $1,520 gold and $27 silver. As true gold or silver investments, the mining shares have performed even worse. Since the highs of the miners early 2011, the mining index HUI has moved from 600 points to 370. The junior miners performed much worse: from 38 early 2011 to 16 early 2012, standing now at about 20. We wrote earlier about Rick Rule his expectations for the resource market in […]

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Rick Rule About Junior & Exploration Miners: The Sector Is A Disaster

Rick Rule About Junior & Exploration Miners: The Sector Is A Disaster

Rick Rule explains that the junior and exploration mining sector looks not very promising. His research framework reveals how to pick the winners. For investors, this all boils down to risk management, as only ten to twenty percent of the companies will do well.

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Three Junior Gold Miners With Big League EPS And Sales Growth

Three Junior Gold Miners With Big League EPS And Sales Growth

In the junior miner group of the gold sector, there are a montage of factors at play in determining the most compelling buy. Brigus Gold Corp., DRDGOLD Ltd, and Primero Gold Corp are attractive for a variety of features. These junior miner stocks are worthy of consideration for rounding out a portfolio to allow for exposure to the gold sector of commodities with profitable entities that have sales and EPS rising.

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