SPDR Gold Shares

NYSEARCA: GLD
$152.65
+$0.75 (+0.5%)
Closing price April 3, 2020
Silver is supposed to be correlated to gold, so it should be rising by close to the same amount. Yet, there has been a disparity in the metals market.
Jon C. Ogg
With the markets facing a “witches' brew” of potential problems, one way to hedge a sell-off would be to buy gold. Here are five solid stock picks and an ETF for investors to consider.
Lee Jackson
One area of the financial markets that has grown like wildfire in the past two decades is the rise of exchange-traded funds. Merrill Lynch expects the market for ETFs and related products to rise to...
Jon C. Ogg
A new RBC report notes that the gold-mining stocks may be turning around. These stocks make sense for nervous investors looking to add some exposure to gold.
Lee Jackson
By late morning on Monday, gold was down under $1,450 to its lowest level since August. The good news for gold bugs is that the selling looked swift and temporary.
Jon C. Ogg
While investors have jumped into defensive stocks and defensive strategies for too long to easily recount, those defensive strategies are far from attractive if a trade deal with China is going to...
Jon C. Ogg
The World Gold Council has released data showing that global gold-backed exchange-traded funds have now reached their highest levels of all-time.
Jon C. Ogg
Gold has a long history of ups and downs, and it has been considered one of the key measurements of national reserves for centuries.
Jon C. Ogg
An analyst's report makes the case that the top gold mining and royalty stocks have lagged the big move in the actual spot price of gold. These three stocks still offer investors solid upside...
Lee Jackson
These 12 exchange-traded funds can help even the smallest of retail investors avoid losing their shirts, or even make a profit, during uncertainty in the next major sell-off or stock market crash.
Jon C. Ogg
With China devaluing the yuan and halting purchases of U.S. agricultural products in response to President Trump's additional tariffs last week, gold and gold miners are having their day.
Jon C. Ogg
After a dismal May, ETF inflows in stock, bond and gold funds were quite strong. Contrarians would ask if the bond ETF class reaching $1 trillion in assets may have market a near-term top too. And...
Jon C. Ogg
Many investors maintain holdings of precious metals stocks in their portfolios as a hedge against inflation and the stock's tendency to go up when the market goes down. Here are four solid precious...
Lee Jackson
If tariffs and an ongoing trade war with China were not enough, now gold bugs get to cheer in silence at a 5% tariff implemented on goods coming from Mexico as an economic tool to fight illegal...
Jon C. Ogg
Individual investors are not the only ones interested in ETFs. Many hedge funds, including the world's largest, also invest in ETFs.
Paul Ausick