VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF

NYSEARCA: GDX
$29.75
+$0.52 (+1.8%)
Closing price February 19, 2020
Open pit mine

Can Gold Mining Stocks Keep Rising?

Gold on the COMEX settled above $1,225 an ounce on Thursday, its highest point since early March, but still around $100 an ounce below its 12-month high. The yellow metal ...
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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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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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Did Gold Mining Stocks Already Bottom?

Gold mining stocks have been facing some hard times over the past couple of years. The question to ask is whether or not, after years in decline, has the gold ...
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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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Gold Bugs Chart Dilemma: Breakout or Fake Out?

Gold is back. After challenging $1,200 per ounce in December, gold bugs have become bullish again and the shiny yellow metal is back above $1,300 per ounce. Now a key ...
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Gold Miner Breakout, Hecla Can Still Double

It has not been an easy time for gold bugs over the last year or so. Now imagine being a gold miner or producer when gold prices were cratering. Many ...
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Gold and Silver

The Big Buy Signal in Gold Miners — Maybe in Gold Too

Being in the gold mining and production business sure lost its luster, compared to when gold was on its way up to $2,000 per ounce. All things, even bad things, ...
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Five Unusual Alternatives to Investing in Gold

Throughout history, investors have often regarded gold as a safe haven -- an asset that can, at the very least, keep its value over time. In the past, a number ...
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The Gold Contrarian Bet, As Gold Bugs and Paulson Get Slaughtered

What happens when everyone hates an investment or when everyone likes an investment? A contrarian investor would say it is time to go the other way. Gold has gone from ...
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Jefferies Shows How to Profit from Gold

For most of the past decade, gold was the place to be. A disastrous housing market collapse, terror attacks in the United States and a host of additional geopolitical issues ...
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World Gold Council: Gold Not in Jeopardy at All with Higher Interest Rates Alone

Easy money and near-zero interest rates from the Federal Reserve created a great environment for gold bugs to drive the price of gold higher and higher. Central banks around the ...
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Gold Becomes Uglier Than a Hatful of Fingers

Gold futures are down about 6% this morning to around $1,293 an ounce as most investors interpreted Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke’s remarks yesterday to mean that the Fed is about ...
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Sterne Agee Defends the Price of Gold and Gold Demand

Gold is turning out to be one of the worst investments of modern day portfolios. But what if the rapid drop in prices is not really warranted from the market ...
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Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Both Became Devil’s Metals in May, Value in Miners?

Gold and silver investors are probably glad to see the month of May come to an end. The drop in the price of gold and in the price of silver ...
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