Commodities & Metals

Can the Gold Market Stand Up Against Large Sellers?

Gold has enjoyed a wild ride so far in 2019, closing out 2018 at just under $1,300 per ounce and reaching a high of just over $1,550 per ounce at ...
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Independent Research Shows Major Upside Potential in the 2 Top Gold Mining Giants

It's been a wild ride for many asset classes in 2019. On top of big gains in stocks and big swings in Treasury yields, gold has had a monster year ...
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World Food Prices Spike

World food prices rose 6% in October compared to the same month in 2018, a sign of inflation in a global environment in which inflation has been muted for years. ...
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Gold ETFs Now at All-Time High in Demand for Gold

In a world where headlines are dominated by uncertainty every minute, investors and savers have to consider where the safest place is to keep their money. The current news themes ...
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Gold ETFs and Stocks Dominated by Select Few

Gold has a long history of ups and downs, and it has been considered one of the key measurements of national reserves for centuries. Now that the gold standard is ...
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US Steel Pumps $700 Million Into Recycling and Steel Production Firm

Last November, the CEO of Big River Steel told an interviewer that the privately held steelmaker had decided to remain independent, instead of taking one of the offers the company ...
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Despite the Big Move in Gold Prices, RBC Still Sees Upside to Top Stocks

Almost quietly, gold has consistently pushed higher. Even though naysayers constantly bemoan the fact that the precious metal offers no earnings potential, it does offer a safe store of value. ...
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The World’s Wheat Crop Is in Trouble

A day after the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change said the oceans could rise three feet by the end of the century and that parts of the world could be ...
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US Steel Gets Burned by Updated Guidance

United States Steel Corp. (NYSE: X) shares dropped sharply on Thursday after the firm cut the guidance for its third quarter. Looking at the chart, it’s not surprising that this ...
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Metals Stocks Still at Bargain Bin Levels During Rotation From Growth to Value

The rotation from high growth-stocks into value stocks has been a key theme of September. It also means that shares of the companies that had lagged the broader bull market ...
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US Coal Exports to Drop by 10 Million Tons This Year, Over 8 Million More in 2020

Exports of U.S. thermal coal used primarily to generate electricity is forecast to drop by 10 million metric tons (mt) in 2019 to just 44 million mt. In 2020, thermal ...
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Why Gold Is Exploding and Actually Could Rally to $2000 or Higher

There are always the proverbial gold bug investors who tout the precious metal constantly and always stay very overweight regardless of demand and the macro picture. The bottom line is ...
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More Market Calls Returning for $2,000 Gold Ahead

The market fundamentals and technicals both seem to be aligned with gold in mid-2019. The shiny yellow metal is up about 17% so far in 2019, with those gains really ...
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Deutsche Bank Raises Gold Price Targets: 3 Top Stocks to Buy Now

Long-time market investors have always tended to chuckle at the “gold-bugs” as they tend to stay positive on the precious metals all the time. Not many are laughing now, as ...
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After Big Gains Already, One Analyst Sees Barrick Gold Rising Much Higher

Gold and the gold-mining segment have been on fire in the wake of plummeting interest rates and more economic uncertainty around the U.S.-China trade war. One analyst sees Barrick Gold ...
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