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Gold ETFs Now Outweigh Almost Every Central Bank in Gold Holdings — More Than China!

Is there really gold in them thar hills? If those hills are exchange traded funds (ETFs), then the answer is a resounding yes. 24/7 Wall St. has tracked the gold ...
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Gold Shoots to 2-Year Highs Amid Turmoil: 4 Top Stocks to Buy

There is one constant on Wall Street, and that is the so-called experts often yell the loudest that something is going lower when it is already at the bottom. This year ...
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Kinder Morgan in 10-Year Deal With Nucor

Energy infrastructure giant Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE: KMI) announced Wednesday morning that it had signed a 10-year agreement with steelmaker Nucor Corp. (NYSE: NUE) to provide services for five Nucor facilities. ...
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How Major Gold Stocks Are Responding to the Brexit

Gold has been on an absolute tear in 2016, especially considering the currency fears that many had going into the Brexit vote. Now more than ever investors were looking to ...
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Alcoa Offers Details on Split, Investors Head for the Exit

Alcoa Inc. (NYSE: AA) filed a Form 10 initial registration statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Wednesday morning that gave some details regarding the company's plan to ...
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Monsanto Earnings Soft in Tough Ag Market

Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON) reported fiscal third quarter 2016 results before markets opened Wednesday morning. The fertilizer and seed maker reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $2.17 on ...
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Ag Commodities, Companies Slapped Hard by Brexit Vote

As with commodity markets in energy and basic materials, the U.K. vote to abandon the European Union is taking a toll on agricultural commodities markets Friday morning. So far, at ...
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Brexit Lifts Gold Mining Stocks to New Highs

The 2016 gold rally just got a shot of rocket fuel from the U.K. vote to leave the European Union.  The massive rally in gold on Friday has also leveraged ...
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Freeport-McMoRan Swaps Debt for Equity

In a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Friday morning, Freeport-McMoran Inc. (NYSE: FCX) announced a debt-for-equity swap in which the company issued 19.9 million shares of ...
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5 Gold Stocks Still Trading Under Book Value

Maybe you have heard the phrase "There's gold in them thar hills." It turns out that 2016 has seen a massive rally in gold, and this has been a leveraged move ...
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RBC Has 4 Gold Stocks to Buy for Stock Market Turmoil

The market is starting to get nervous, and so are some major investors. Carl Icahn recently came out with some very bearish commentary, and he isn’t alone. Risk assets have ...
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Dataram Moves to Acquire US Gold Corp

Dataram Corp. (NASDAQ: DRAM) has watched its shares fall over the course of Tuesday following the announcement of an acquisition. The company recently announced that it has entered into a ...
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Cliffs to Natural Resources Restart Minnesota Mine 2 Months Early

Iron ore miner Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) announced Thursday that it will reopen its United Taconite mine north of Duluth, Minnesota, in August, two months ahead of its ...
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Why Cliffs Stock Soared 40% Tuesday

Iron ore miner Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) announced Tuesday morning that it has signed a 10-year agreement with the U.S. division of ArcelorMittal (NYSE: MT) to supply iron ...
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Monsanto (Predictably) Rebuffs Bayer

Bayer said Tuesday that it was not surprised that its $62 billion offer to acquire Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON) was declined, but the German firm is pleased that Monsanto is ...
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