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Silver Near a 31-Year High

Silver Near a 31-Year High

Filed under: Major Movement , Competitive Strategy , Barrick Gold (ABX) , Commodities , Federal Reserve Back in the late 1970s, the Hunt brothers from Texas tried to corner the silver market . That drove prices to $48 an ounce. Now, 31 years later, silver is shooting higher again. The March silver futures contract closed at $32.296 per ounce , up 72 cents. Since gold is expensive, investors are turning to silver to hedge against inflation. Many fear that the Federal Reserve will not be able to control the spike in commodity prices. The Fed is buying $600 billion of treasuries and keeping interest rates near zero. Continue reading Silver Near a 31-Year High Silver Near a 31-Year High originally appeared on BloggingStocks on Sat, 19 Feb 2011 12:50:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Permalink | Email this | Comments

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Canadian gold miners tumble after bullion sell-off. Shares of Barrick Gold and other gold-mining majors fell on Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange following a nearly 4% drop in the price of gold bullion on Thursday. …

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Canadian Resource Trio: Ben Graham Value Buys?

Canadian Resource Trio: Ben Graham Value Buys?

Filed under: Newsletters , Barrick Gold (ABX) , Canada , Commodities , Stocks to Buy “The Canadian economy performed much better than the U.S. economy during the past two and a half years,” says J. Royden Ward . The editor of Cabot Benjamin Graham Value Letter explains, “We believe many outstanding buying opportunities still exist and investors should continue to buy undervalued Canadian stocks.” Here, he looks at a trio of Canadian-based resource plays: Barrick Resources ( ABX ), Pan American Silver ( PAAS ), and Teck Resources ‘B’ ( TCK ). Continue reading Canadian Resource Trio: Ben Graham Value Buys? Canadian Resource Trio: Ben Graham Value Buys? originally appeared on BloggingStocks on Wed, 12 Jan 2011 10:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Permalink | Email this | Comments

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Barrick Gold (ABX): The Best Bet Among Senior Gold Miners

Barrick Gold (ABX): The Best Bet Among Senior Gold Miners

Filed under: Newsletters , Barrick Gold (ABX) , Commodities , Stocks to Buy “In my view, the best value in gold miners is the senior producers, and the best investment from that class is Barrick Gold ( ABX ),” says Ian Wyatt . The editor of Top Stock Insights explains, “This company will benefit over the next few years from its high quality diversified portfolio of assets which includes around 140 million ounces of gold reserve. “It’s not a particularly fast growing company, but it’s got the bull market in gold going for it. Additionally, it has a number of projects it can build and most importantly the capital to begin construction. Continue reading Barrick Gold (ABX): The Best Bet Among Senior Gold Miners Barrick Gold (ABX): The Best Bet Among Senior Gold Miners originally appeared on BloggingStocks on Fri, 17 Dec 2010 10:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Permalink | Email this | Comments

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Barrick (NYSE:ABX), Goldcorp (NYSE:GG), Newmont (NYSE:NEM) as China Increased Gold Imports

The broader gold market today was soaring up till about noon, as news China has significantly increased its gold imports over the last year caused most gold miners, including large-caps Barrick Gold (NYSE:ABX), Goldcorp (NYSE:GG), and Newmont Mining (NYSE:NEM) to make nice upward moves, although as happens many times, speculators moved in and out of the market in that time frame and gold prices

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Barrick (NYSE:ABX), Yamana (NYSE:AUY), Agnico (NYSE:AEM), Kinross (NYSE:KGC) Trading Up Today

Gold miners were mixed today, as gold prices today, while remaining somewhat level, weren’t inspiring on the day, and most gold mining stocks were flirting just above or beneath gains or losses. Barrick (NYSE:ABX), Yamana (NYSE:AUY), Agnico (NYSE:AEM) and Kinross (NYSE:KGC) were all trading in positive territory, but some were just barely hanging on. The usual concerns over China, EU sovereign

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Barrick (NYSE:ABX), Goldcorp (NYSE:GG), Newmont (NYSE:NEM) Push Up As Gold Breaks $1,400

Major gold miners Barrick Gold (NYSE:ABX), Goldcorp (NYSE:GG) and Newmont Mining (NYSE:NEM) are all pushing up today, led by Barrick, which soared over 3 percent as gold prices soared past $1,400 an ounce.The gold news going forward will largely be the effects of quantitative easing on the price of gold, as well as the U.S. dollar, which usually move inversely to one another.Ben Bernanke

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Eldorado (NYSE:EGO), Yamana (NYSE:AUY), Novagold (AMEX:NG) Surge on Record Gold Prices

Eldorado Gold Corp Ltd (NYSE:EGO), Yamana Gold, Inc. (NYSE:AUY) and Novagold Resources Inc (AMEX:NG) are participating in the broad gold market, as gold prices today soar to new levels, reaching over $1,380 an ounce.Major gold miners like Freeport-Mcmoran (NYSE:FCX), Goldcorp (NYSE:GG) and Barrick Gold (NYSE:ABX) all moved up today as well.Eldorado was trading at $18.98, gaining $0.47, or 2.54

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Barrick Gold’s Q3 Profit, Revenue Beat View on Higher Gold Prices (ABX)

Barrick Gold’s Q3 Profit, Revenue Beat View on Higher Gold Prices (ABX)

Gold producer Barrick Gold Corporation ( ABX ) on Thursday posted better-than-expected third quarter earnings results, aided by sharply higher gold selling prices. (more…)

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Barrick (NYSE:ABX), Newmont (NYSE:NEM), Agnico (NYSE:AEM) Rise in Afternoon Trading

Major gold miners Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX), Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE:AEM), Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM) have all rebounded into positive territory after 1:00 PM EDT. Goldcorp (NYSE:GG) also closed in on being level, but are having trouble finding supporting in positive territory.They are moving in conjunction with spot gold prices, which were down earlier in the

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Gold Outperforming Gold Stocks in 2010

Gold Outperforming Gold Stocks in 2010

With just over two months left in 2010, the price of gold is outperforming share prices of the world’s largest companies that mine the precious yellow metal. For the year, 10 of the 12 largest gold companies have seen their shares rise as commodity prices elevate. On average, these gold stocks have returned a 15.9% gain. That compares to gold, which is up 21.1% for the year. Take a look: Company Share Price 12/31/09 10/22/10 Percent Change Stock Chart Barrick Gold (NYSE: ABX) $39.38 $46.13 ↑17.1% Goldcorp (NYSE: GG) $39.34 $42.04 ↑ 6.9% Newmont Mining (NYSE: NEM) $47.31 $59.37 ↑ 25.5% Newcrest Mining (ASX: NCM) $35.33 $40.00 ↑ 13.2% AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE: AU) $40.18 $45.70 ↑ 13.7% Kinross Gold (NYSE: KGC) $18.40 $17.55 ↓4.6% Polyus Gold (Pink OTC: OPYGY) $27.55 $31.10 ↑12.9% Agnico-Eagle Mines (NYSE: AEM) $54.00 $70.10 ↑31.7% Gold Fields (NYSE: GFI) $13.11 $15.32 ↑16.9% Yamana Gold (NYSE: AUY) $11.38 $10.74 ↓5.6% Eldorado Gold (NYSE: EGO) $14.17 $16.76 ↑18.3% IAMGOLD (NYSE: IAG) $15.64 $17.49 ↑11.8% Average Gain ↑15.9% Dow Jones Gain to Date: ↑6.8% NASDAQ Gain to Date: ↑9.3% S&P 500 Gain to Date: ↑6.1% Gold’s Gain to Date ↑21.1% The price of physical gold may be outperforming gold stocks for 2010. But one of the biggest complaints among anti-gold investors is that bullion doesn’t pay an income of any kind. However, there are several gold stocks that do pay dividends. In my recent report for Wealth Daily, titled The Definitive Guide to Gold Dividend Stocks , I give investors a current perspective of gold dividend stocks and reveal the top three highest-yield gold dividend stocks on the market today. You can read this report for free right now by clicking here or by copying and pasting the following link into your internet browser’s address bar: http://www.wealthdaily.com/articles/the-definitive-guide-to-gold-dividend-stocks/2788 Good Investing, Luke Burgess Editor, Wealth Daily Investment Director, Hard Money Millionaire and Underground Profits Gold Outperforming Gold Stocks in 2010 originally appeared in Wealth Daily . Wealth Daily is a free daily newsletter featuring contrarian investment insights and commentary.

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The Definitive Guide to Gold Dividend Stocks

The Definitive Guide to Gold Dividend Stocks

It’s one of the biggest gripes among anti-gold investors: Gold bullion doesn’t pay a dividend, nor does it produce any other kind of income. However, there are several gold stocks that do pay dividends. And in just one minute, I’ll reveal the top three gold stocks that are currently paying the highest annual dividends. Plus, I’ll tell you about the top silver dividend-paying stock. But first, you need to understand something about gold dividend stocks… Gold dividend stocks Gold companies have never thrilled investors with their dividend payments. And investors looking for regular high-yield annual dividends of +5% aren’t going to find them among gold stocks. In fact the highest dividend yielding gold stock right now only offers a 2.5% annual return. But I’ve recently found over a dozen energy stocks alone that are paying 8% to 12% annual yields . Skimpy dividend payments keep gold stocks out of dividend funds. Typically, stocks need a minimum yield of about 2%, and have consistent dividend growth for 5 to 10 years to be considered candidates for the dividend investment category. Yet, while gold stocks have not historically offered much in the way of dividends, increasing commodity prices are prompting many gold companies to boost yields and even initiate new dividend programs. Dividends are rising among gold stocks Back in March, Yamana Gold (NYSE: AUY ) began to increase their dividend payment as the rising price of gold drove up revenue. Since that time, the company has doubled its dividend payments. Take a look: Yamana is currently paying a 0.80% annual dividend yield. Other gold companies are increasing their dividend payments as well. Recent gold stocks to boost dividend payouts include: Newcrest Mining (ASX: NCM ) increased their annual dividend this year by 33% to $0.20 per share after the company saw net profit more than double for the year. Kinross Gold (NYSE: KGC ) has kept the company’s semi-annual dividend steady for the past 12 months at $0.05 per share. However, it was increased 25% during the third quarter of 2009. AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE: AU ) dropped their most recent semi-annual dividend payment slightly from $0.092 to $0.09. However, the company has increased their semi-annual yield by 73% from the spring 2009 payment of just $0.052 per share. Newmont Mining (NYSE: NEM ) just raised their quarterly dividend by 50% from $0.10 to $0.15 per share as production revenue rose. Eldorado Gold (NYSE: EGO ) announced the inaugural annual dividend payment of $0.05 per share in February. Even with recent increases, dividend yields among gold stocks are still relatively low. Most annual dividend yields from the world’s largest gold companies are still under 1%. However, there are a few that pay a little more… The top 3 gold dividend stocks Company: Barrick Gold Annual Dividend: 1.05% Barrick Gold (NYSE: ABX ) just increased the company’s quarterly dividend by 20% to $0.12 per share as profits soar for the world’s largest gold firm. If Barrick maintains quarterly dividends at current levels, the company will pay a 1.05% annual dividend. Company: Gold Fields Annual Dividend: 1.25% Gold Fields (NYSE: GFI ) has raised and lowered its dividends based on revenue from the company’s major South African gold production and processing operations over the past several years. The stock is currently paying …

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