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Gold, Silver Skid on Japanese Easing

Gold prices have lost nearly 3% Friday morning to trade at around $1,163, following the surprise announcement of an increase in the Bank of Japan’s planned asset purchases. The bank ...
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What to Think When Platinum Prices Go Lower Than Gold

Platinum is generally supposed to be worth more than gold per ounce. After all, it is more rare, considered more precious and harder to work with. That basic assumption changes ...
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Credit Suisse Shines On Goldcorp

Credit Suisse upgraded its rating of Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE: GG) to Outperform from Neutral. This upgrade reflects a sentiment of increasing by-product prices, and cash flow relative to other senior ...
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Miners Sink as Gold Edges Toward Yearly Low

The Comex December gold contract was down 0.6% Friday morning at around $1,220 an ounce, on a slide that began in mid-July when the price was about $1,350. The 52-week ...
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RBC’s 4 Gold Stocks to Buy With Potential Upside of 40% or More

Gold continues to be a vexing stock investment for many because of the potential versus the reality. Many investors realize that inflation is a looming issue, especially as economies start ...
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Oppenheimer Has Gold Miners as a Top Trade Idea

If any asset class has disappointed investors over the last three years, it has been gold. Many on Wall Street are just now starting to reexamine gold for investors' portfolios. ...
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Barrick Gold, After Goldman Sachs Upgrade and With or Without Newmont

Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE: ABX) was added to the prized Conviction Buy List at Goldman Sachs on Friday. While the rating was already a "Buy" with a $21 price target, ...
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Analyst Defends Agnico Eagle Mines After Massive Stock Drop

Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd. (NYSE: AEM) found its shares absolutely battered on Thursday after the company's earnings and production report. We have seen one analyst defend the stock so far: ...
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Analyst’s Four Gold Miner Takeover Targets May Include a Gigantic Winner

When there is a significant downturn for a sector, like the one that gold has experienced, most leading companies use the same old tried and true methods that business has ...
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Has China Lost Its Addiction to Gold?

By now, speculators and investors have learned over and over that gold is a very fickle commodity. The daily rationale for why gold rises and falls is sometimes hard to follow. ...
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Credit Suisse’s Top Gold Stocks to Buy

The more we keep our eye on the gold sector, the more we see the top firms on Wall Street that we cover revising price targets higher. What is happening is ...
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J.P. Morgan’s Gold Stocks to Buy After Survey Produces Surprising Results

The one asset class that has befuddled investors over the past two years has been gold. The bears have said the gold trade is over and chasing it now is ...
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World Gold Council Sees Gold Staging a Comeback

The World Gold Council is out with its first half of 2014 review of gold. Readers will want to at least consider that the council will of course look on ...
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Analysts Issue More Positive Gold Trends for Miners

The story for gold is firming, and that is also for the gold miners. Sterne Agee's metals and mining analysts have a report out on Thursday defending gold and the ...
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The Growing Case for a Return to $1,500 Gold

Has the bear market in gold ended? Of course this depends on whom you are asking. Still, the gold charts are again pointing to a trend reversal -- and the ...
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