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The 10 Nations That Own the Most Gold

While gold may no longer have the luster that it had in recent years, each major nation is a large owner of gold. Most currencies are now fiat currencies, meaning ...
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10 Things to Consider About the Recent Market Panic

Everyone seems to be guessing about the future and near-term expectations after the recent market panic. The first thing that needs to be considered is that trying to call a ...
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AngolGold Ashanti Earnings Slip on Lower Gold Prices

South Africa-based AngloGold Ashanti Ltd. (NYSE: AU) reported second-quarter 2015 earnings before markets opened Monday. The gold miner posted adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.06 on revenues of $1.06 ...
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Deutsche Bank Upgrades 2 Top Gold Stocks to Buy

There are two huge contrarian trades now, and precious metals, especially gold, is one of them. The gold sell-off has now been going on for more than three years, and ...
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Are Lower Gold ETF Outflows Helping to Mark a Bottom in Gold?

Each quarterly report on demand trends from the World Gold Council (WGC) shines a different light on aspects of gold. While the overall report shows lower demand and lower supplies ...
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Despite Lower Gold Prices, Why Technology and Industry Keep Using Less and Less Gold

It probably has been assumed by many investors, consumers and economists that the demand for gold has drifted lower with prices. The World Gold Council (WGC) has released its overall ...
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Silver Wheaton Faces Low Silver Price, Tax Inquiry

Canada-based Silver Wheaton Corp. (NYSE: SLW) reported second-quarter 2015 results after markets closed Wednesday. The silver streaming company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.13 on revenues of ...
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The 5 Nations Still Buying Gold for Their Central Banks

It is no secret that gold has been pounded in recent weeks. Forget about the old highs and hopes of gold going above $2,000 per ounce. Now gold bugs have ...
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Will a Dividend Cut and More Asset Sales Turn Barrick Around?

Barrick Gold Corp. (NYSE: ABX) reported second-quarter 2015 earnings after markets closed Wednesday. The gold miner posted adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.05 on revenues of $2.23 billion. In ...
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What to Expect From Barrick Gold Earnings

Barrick Gold Corp. (NYSE: ABX) reports second-quarter results Wednesday morning and the gold miner is expected to post earnings per share (EPS) of $0.05 on revenues of $2.23 billion. In ...
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Why Gold May Withstand Higher Interest Rates and a Strong Dollar

The July breakdown in the price of gold feels like the end of the last bullish hopes for the gold bugs. Or is it? The World Gold Council (WGC) is ...
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What to Expect From Newmont Mining Earnings

Gold miner Newmont Mining Corp. (NYSE: NEM) is scheduled to report second-quarter results before markets open on Wednesday. The consensus estimates call for earnings per share (EPS) of $0.26 on ...
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Which Gold Stocks Will Survive Gold at 5-Year Lows

Is gold the new coal? Gold traded Monday morning at $1,103.60 per ounce, about $80 an ounce below its price of five years ago. That is about 6.7% lower. Thermal ...
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Gold May Stay Down for a While

Gold was down nearly 2% in Monday morning trading. It briefly touched $1,088.05 per ounce, representing its “weakest” point since March 2010, according to Reuters. Moreover, gold suffers from an ...
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Energy, Metals Drag Commodities Lower

The commodities markets are having a tough day. Index futures are down; energy futures are mostly down; metals, precious and otherwise, are down; grains are mostly down; and only lean ...
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