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Money Pours Into Gold as Tensions Rise: 4 Top Picks for the Rest of 2017

The constant volley of threats between Washington, D.C., and North Korea is apparently starting to wear on investors' nerves, as last week over a half billion dollars flowed back into ...
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Gold May Be Best Hedge Against Big Market Sell-Off: 4 Stocks to Buy Now

If the only thing you looked at to judge market volatility was the VIX Index, which shows the market's expectation of 30-day volatility, you would feel that all is well, ...
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Why AK Steel Might Be Tuesday’s Best Earnings Report

AK Steel Holding Corp. (NYSE: AKS) released its second-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. Out of all the stocks that reported Tuesday morning, it seems that AK ...
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4 Top Gold Stocks Set to Thrive on Dollar Weakness and Global Instability

Despite the fact that economists and politicians like to talk the love for a strong dollar, the fact is they often are thrilled when the dollar weakens. This weakness makes ...
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Is Now the Time for This Coal Miner to Come Public?

Contura Energy has registered an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). Although it's far from a unicorn valuation, the ...
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Calyxt Could Be the Next Big GMO Company to Come Public

Calyxt has filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). The company intends to price its 6.06 million shares ...
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Strong Jobs Report Only Adds More Uncertainty for Gold and Gold Miners

Gold has had a rough month, and the major gains of 2016 have not been repeated across the board in 2017. It turns out that a strong payrolls report from ...
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Is It Time to Start Buying Cliffs?

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) always has offered a high leverage to U.S. steel prices, and over the past seven years this hasn’t been a positive for investors. However, ...
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How One Bolt-On Merger Can Help AK Steel Transform

AK Steel Holding Corp. (NYSE: AKS) has sold off just a bit after the steel giant recently announced that it will acquire Precision Partners for a total of $360 million ...
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Texas Closer to Getting Its Gold Back

It's been two years since the Texas state legislature passed and Governor Greg Abbott signed a bill that would "repatriate" some 5,600 gold bars currently being stored in New York ...
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Why One Analyst Raised 4 Steel Giants to Buy

If there was one group of companies that can still benefit from the Trump administration's policies without a congressional vote, steel makers would have to be on that list. Longbow ...
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More Trouble for Steel Stocks?

After U.S. Steel Corp. (NYSE: X) reported awful numbers, it seems that it is now Nucor Corp.’s (NYSE: NUE) turn. According to one key analyst, this weakness might be only ...
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Steel Stocks to Stay Hot as Fundamentals Stay Strong: 4 to Buy Now

One industry that has come surging back into prominence is steel, and the U.S.-based companies appear to be in the best position they have been in years. Fundamentals remain strong, ...
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Why Activist Elliott May Ultimately Fail in the Fight Against BHP

Activist Investor Elliott Management has been going after BHP Billiton Ltd (NYSE: BHP), with billionaire Paul Singer leading that charge, for more than a month. Mr. Singer has a long ...
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Why Cliffs Natural Resources Earnings Are Beating Shares Down

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) reported first-quarter 2017 results before markets opened Thursday. The iron ore and coal miner posted a net loss per share of $0.11 on revenues ...
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