Commodities & Metals

Is the Price of Gold Doomed in 2018?

If there is one unit that has represented a store of economic value around the world for all of known history, it is gold. The shiny yellow metal has been ...
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War Potential Makes Gold a Must-Own Asset: 4 Stocks to Buy Now

It seems cliché to say that we live in a dangerous world, but the fact of the matter is we do. With new unrest in the Middle East between Saudi Arabia ...
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Global Gold Demand Now Looks Weaker Than Gold Supply

If you see gold prices up close to $1,300 per ounce, it's probably a good bet that demand for the shiny yellow metal has been strong. And the price of ...
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Will Electric Vehicles Drive Nickel Endlessly Higher?

Electric Vehicles have been an increasingly popular trend of late. This has become popularized by Elon Musk and Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA), and it’s been taking hold at other major ...
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Why Electric Cars Need Cobalt, and Where It Comes From

One of the elements that will be critical to the spread of electric vehicles — whether all-electric battery-powered vehicles or hybrid electrics — is cobalt. The metal is used in ...
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Massive China Production Cuts Are Huge for Steel Stocks: 5 to Buy for 2018

For years politicians and investors moaned about China's overcapacity and dumping of steel into the U.S. and world markets, and for years they got away with it with impunity. With ...
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Top Analyst Stays Very Bullish on Steel Stocks: 5 to Buy Now

For years the steel industry floundered, caught in a trap of low growth and lack of consistent demand, and what many have thought to be a case of serial dumping ...
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Why Credit Suisse Still Sees Big Upside for 5 Large Cap Gold Producers

It is no secret that the bull market is now well into its eighth year. When analysts issue or reiterate Buy and Outperform ratings, they are currently implying upside of ...
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Top Analyst Says Buy Any Gold Pullback as Risks Mount

If there was ever any doubt that President Trump and the United States are back on the center stage of world influence, that was put to rest this week when ...
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After Alamos-Richmont Deal Are More Gold Mergers Likely?

Gold miners Alamos Gold Inc. (NYSE: AGI) and Richmont Mines Inc. (NYSE: RIC) announced Monday morning an agreement under which Alamos will acquire all shares of Richmont in an all-stock ...
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Tahoe Resources Stock Soars on Silver Mine Ruling

Shares of precious metals miner Tahoe Resources Inc. (NYSE: TAHO) rose nearly 40% Monday morning following the company's announcement of a favorable ruling by the Guatemalan Supreme Court reinstating the ...
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Why Merrill Lynch Is Growing Much More Bullish on US Steel Stocks

Rising input costs and a more bullish stance on China have created a bullish sentiment in steel stocks recently. One analyst considered these global trends and raised its price targets ...
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Weak Dollar Remains Huge for Steel Stocks: 4 to Buy Now

Despite a small rally in the U.S. dollar recently, the DXY index, which is an index of the value of the United States dollar relative to a basket of foreign ...
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Did Freeport-McMoRan Give Up Too Much in Indonesian Deal?

After nearly eight years of wrangling, Freeport-McMoran Inc. (NYSE: FCX) and the government of Indonesia have reached an agreement to allow the company to continue operating is giant Grasberg gold ...
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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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