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How to View and Value Gold in a Rising Dollar Environment

It is almost impossible to argue against the notion that gold has lost much of its luster for investors and speculators. Gold may not have fallen out of favor as badly ...
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What an 84% Dividend Cut Is REALLY Telling Investors

If you think that low commodity prices and a weak baseline for the economy are not having an impact on corporate governance decisions, you are about to see just how ...
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Fed Push for Inflation Implies Support for Gold Price, Miners

Lacking significant inflation to help drive up demand, gold prices have dropped more than $200 an ounce in the past 12 months. However, it appears that gold is going to ...
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Will Gold Follow Oil and Fall Back Under $1,000?

The drop in the price of oil has been monumental, and the oil and gas sector is starting to prepare for some much leaner times ahead. The question to ask ...
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Friday Bloodbath for Gold Mining Stocks

COMEX gold for April delivery traded down nearly 2% Friday morning at around $1,174 an ounce. Two weeks ago the contract traded at about $1,207. In the same two-week period, ...
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Is There a Top Pick Among Gold Mining Stocks?

The price of gold has dropped more than $100 an ounce over the past 12 months from a high near $1,390 to around $1,207 at noon on Friday. That is ...
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Newmont Mining Sees Gold Costs, Production Roughly Flat in 2015

Newmont Mining Corp. (NYSE: NEM) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 earnings after markets closed Thursday. For the quarter, the gold miner posted adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.17 on ...
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Barrick Gold to Sell More Assets, Cut More Debt in 2015

Barrick Gold Corp. (NYSE: ABX) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 earnings after markets closed Wednesday. For the quarter, the gold miner posted adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.15 on ...
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What to Expect From Barrick Earnings

After the markets close Wednesday, Barrick Gold Corp. (NYSE: ABX) will report its fourth-quarter financial results. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $0.13 in earnings per share (EPS) and $2.48 ...
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A True Surprise in Global Gold Demand Trends for 2014, 2015 and Beyond

The World Gold Council (WGC) has released its annual Global Demand Trends for the year 2014, and there are frankly some real surprises here. You would probably expect that an ...
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Randgold Boosts Dividend After Light Earnings

Randgold Resources Ltd. (NASDAQ: GOLD) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 results before markets opened Monday. For the quarter, the gold mining company posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.54 ...
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J.P. Morgan Has Just 3 Gold Stocks to Buy Despite Better Outlook

The gold investor has had a bleak run since the precious metal dropped from highs posted in September of 2011. Despite a surge off the lows late last year, the ...
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Oil and Gas, Gold Lead Markets Higher on Friday

The International Energy Agency (IEA) released its January Oil Market Report Friday morning and cut its estimate for oil demand growth 2015 by 350,000 barrels a day, from 1.3 million ...
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Is Goldcorp the Best Gold Stock Now?

Is Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE: GG) becoming the best gold stock out there? If the analysts at Merrill Lynch turn out to be correct, Goldcorp is the top senior gold producer ...
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Gold and Silver Outlook for 2015

In the past 12 months, gold has traded as high as around $1,380 an ounce and as low as about $1,140 an ounce. From its starting point at around $1,220, ...
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