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A Beginner’s Guide to Gold and Silver Investing
Investing in silver and gold isn’t for everybody, but precious metals can be a great option. Learn more about your options—from physical metals to ETFs.
What Synergies Does Newmont Expect from Merger with Goldcorp?
Increased shareholder returns were the main motivation behind the Newmont Mining and Goldcorp merger.
How Do Gold Miners’ Leverage Ratios Look?
Barrick has reduced its debt more than 57% in the last four years from $13.4 billion at the end of 2014 to $5.7 billion at the end of 2018.
Buffett on Gold: ‘Magical Metal’ Is No Match for ‘American Mettle’
Warren Buffett’s disdain for gold is well known. Once he said, “It doesn’t do anything but sit there and look at you.”
Jeffrey Gundlach: How to Survive the Market Zigzags in 2019
Jeffrey Gundlach expects 2019 to continue to be a volatile year. The last quarter of 2018 was quite volatile after a prolonged calm in the markets.
Why Citigroup Sees Recent Panic as a Buying Opportunity
Citigroup’s US equity strategist, Tobias Levkovich, said that investors have finally entered panic mode after the wild ride at the end of 2018.
Why BNP Paribas Sees Gold Dropping Below $1,200 in 2019
Unlike other banks, BNP Paribas has a negative bias for gold going into 2019. Harry Tchilinguirian, global head of commodity markets strategy at BNP Paribas, is negative on gold (SGOL)(GLD).
Why J.P. Morgan Is Bullish on Gold in the Second Half of 2019
In contrast to Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s bullish view on gold (GLD) in 2019, JPMorgan Chase (JPM) expects gold (NUGT) and silver’s (SLV) performance to remain to lukewarm—at least in the first half of 2019.
If This Is the Deep Panic Jim Paulsen Talked About, Start Buying
Jim Paulsen, The Leuthold Group’s chief investment strategist, thinks that after the ugly December for markets, investors’ panic is in the later stages.
This Ratio Signals Significant Upside: Should You Bet on Silver?
While the SPDR Gold Trust (GLD) has fallen 4.8% year-to-date, the iShares Silver Trust (SLV) has fallen 14.6% in the same period.
How Investors Could Position in the Late Cycle of Expansion
After a prolonged calm period, a sell-off in equities (SPY) (QQQ) in October and again in November has shaken the markets out of their slumber.
A Look at Gold Miners’ Financial Leverages after Q3 2018
Barrick Gold (ABX) and Newmont Mining (NEM) have come a long way as far as their financial leverages are concerned.
What Investors Should Know as Trade War Muddies Economic Outlook
Trade wars muddying US economic outlook Another factor impacting the US (SPY) growth outlook is the unfolding of the trade war between the US (SPY) (DIA) and China (FXI). The US has already imposed three rounds of tariffs on Chinese imports covering a total of $250 billion worth of imports, which have been met with […]
Pan American to Buy Tahoe Resources in $1.07 Billion Deal
Pan American Silver Corp. (PAAS) announced today that it has agreed to buy Tahoe Resources (TAHO) in a $1.07 billion cash and stock deal.
Company & Industry Overviews
Is the Barrick-Randgold Merger Enough of a Reason to Bet on ABX?
On November 5, more than 99% of ABX’s shareholders approved its all-stock acquisition of GOLD.
IMF Downgraded Global Growth Outlook due to Trade Tensions
The International Monetary Fund (or IMF) cut its estimates for global growth for this year and for 2019, citing trade tensions between the US and its trading partners.
Why Coeur Mining Has Climbed the Ranks among Analysts
Year-to-date, Coeur Mining (CDE) has almost matched the performance of the Silver Miners Index (SIL) with losses of 25%.
What’s Baked into Analysts’ Pan American Silver Ratings?
Pan American Silver (PAAS) stock has outperformed its peers as well as silver prices YTD.
Why Analysts Are Optimistic about Coeur Mining
On a YTD basis, Coeur Mining (CDE) has almost matched the performance of the Silver Miners’ Index (SIL) with losses of 27.1%.
How Do Analysts Rate Silver Miners?
In 2018 so far, silver prices have significantly underperformed gold prices.