Commodities & Metals

The Market for Gold in 2048

It may seem like a fool's errand to attempt a 30-year forecast for anything. In 1988, for example, who could have foreseen the computing power available in a smartphone on ...
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Steelmaker ArcelorMittal Beats Estimates, Sticks With Outlook

ArcelorMittal (NYSE: MT) reported first-quarter results before European markets opened Friday. The steelmaker reported basic earnings per share of $1.17 on revenues of $19.19 billion. Net profit for the quarter ...
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Now May Be Time to Buy Gold as Geopolitical Tensions Soar

If you think Iran is the only current hot spot, all you need to do is look around the world, and there are numerous places where things could flare up. ...
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April Marks Strongest Month for Gold Inflows in Over a Year

Last month was perhaps the strongest for gold net inflows in over a year, according to the World Gold Council. In April alone, global gold-backed exchange traded fund (ETF) holdings ...
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Jefferies Says Buy the Pullback in Steel Stocks Now

If anything will cool a sector's momentum, it is stock prices hitting highs and then an unfortunate item like the potential for trade tariffs pops up. That is exactly the ...
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Q1 Demand for Gold at 10-Year Low

Lack of investment in first-quarter 2018 demand for gold sent overall demand for the yellow metal to its lowest level since the first quarter of 2008. Year over year, demand ...
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US Steel Earnings Weren’t the Real Problem

United States Steel Corp. (NYSE: X) is not feeling any love from investors after earnings. Maybe tariffs and fears of a trade war really don't help when it hurts a ...
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Why Steel Could Continue to Post Massive Gains All Through 2018

The upswing in construction and the beginning of what could be the biggest infrastructure projects in the United States since the 1950s have provided the steel industry with a very ...
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Aluminum Stocks Jump on Trump Sanctions

When President Trump threw Rusal CEO Oleg Deripaska under the bus last Friday, commodities traders and investors began to calculate how much damage the Russian aluminum giant would suffer. The ...
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More Proof That Gold Will Absorb Equity Dollars During Stock Market Uncertainty

It is no secret that investors were looking for some sort of safety in March. After all, there were growing fears of a trade war, ongoing issues in Korea, increased ...
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Why RBC Says to Hedge Current Market Volatility With Top Gold Stocks

If you thought the first quarter was rough, the start to the second quarter has been volatile as well. While it comes as no surprise that we may still be ...
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Deutsche Bank Stays Bullish on Select Top Gold and Silver Stocks

It’s hard to believe it has been almost seven years since gold topped out at over $1,900 an ounce. Incredibly, it has taken almost that long for all the companies ...
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Arcadia Sprints Past Massive Milestone

Arcadia Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ: RKDA) watched its shares absolutely explode on Wednesday after the firm announced that it reached a couple of key milestones. Specifically, the firm said that it ...
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Will a $1 Billion Capital Raise Lead to More Smaller Gold Company Mergers?

It's not every day that a $2 billion gold company sets the stage to raise up to $1 billion via new securities sales. IAMGOLD Corporation (NYSE: IAG) has filed a ...
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Do 3 Fresh Analyst Upgrades for Century Aluminum Signal the All-Clear?

Century Aluminum Co. (NASDAQ: CENX) is one of the great American metals companies that should be set to win if steel and aluminum tariffs do not turn into an all-out ...
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