First Eagle Gold A
Gold, the Emergent Hero in 2016: Is It All Just a Sentiment Play?
The most important phenomenon impacting gold has been the hike in the US interest rate. Now, constant speculation regarding the timing of the next rate hike is driving gold returns.
Goldman Sachs Stayed Bearish over Gold’s Rally
Gold rallied almost 17% in the first two months of 2016. However, Goldman Sachs remained a non-believer in gold’s rally.
Metals Lead, Agriculture Lags, and Diversification Is Key
Traders in financials (XLF) and metals (GLD) have scored well so far this year. The HFRX Macro: Commodity-Metals Index rose 6.5% in 1Q16.
A Rundown of TGLDX: Structural Analysis
Alternative funds like TGLDX provide investors with an alternative route to gold investment by taking real positions in gold and gold-related securities.
An Overview of OPGSX’s Precious Metal Holdings
OPGSX may also invest up to one-fifth of its portfolio directly into gold or silver bullion and other precious metals.
How Investing in GATEX Could Impact Your Portfolio
GATEX could increase the exposure of an investor’s portfolio in the equity market. It has less volatility risk than the equity markets.
How Could Investing in SGGDX Affect Your Portfolio’s Performance?
Both the First Eagle Gold Fund Class A (SGGDX) and its benchmark, the FTSE Gold Mines Index, have underperformed the S&P 500 over the year.
An Overview of SGGDX’s Precious Metals Holdings
The First Eagle Gold Fund Class A’s (SGGDX) portfolio mainly consists of stocks from the precious metals and mining sector.
SGGDX’s 2015 Performance: A Peer Comparison
The First Eagle Gold Fund Class A (SGGDX) is an alternative mutual fund that invests more than 80% of its net assets in gold and gold-related companies.
Trend Analysis of SGGDX’s Top Holdings
Franco Nevada, Randgold Resources, Thor Industries, Genpact, and Agnico Eagle Mines are SGGDX’s top equity stock holdings.
A Structural Analysis of the Alternative Mutual Fund SGGDX
The First Eagle Gold Fund Class A (SGGDX) provides investors exposure to gold and, to a limited extent, other precious metals.
Precious Metal Mutual Funds: A Structural Comparison
The precious metals market is feeling the heat of recessionary trends in the world economy. All three precious metal funds show a similar downward trend.
VGPMX Is a Mutual Fund with an Alternative Strategy
As the name implies, alternative mutual funds seek to accomplish the fund’s objectives through non-traditional investments and trading strategies.