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The Great Recession May Be Over But Economic Conditions Remain Depressed

Filed in economy, Gold Prices, recession, silver by on September 20, 2010 0 Comments

According to the National Bureau of Economic Research the recession is officially over. Don’t tell it to the millions of unemployed Americans, sufferingsmall businesses, or the rest of the real economy. But for the large multinationals business&n…

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New Zealand begins emissions trading scheme, meanwhile the Gore/Pachauri Chicago Climate Exchange is flatlining

Filed in Gold by on June 30, 2010 0 Comments
New Zealand begins emissions trading scheme, meanwhile the Gore/Pachauri Chicago Climate Exchange is flatlining

The months of flatlining at the Chicago Climate Exchange (CCX) should be a hint to the rest of the world that carbon trading is dead. Time to take it off life support. Even at 10 cents a ton, nobody wants … Continue reading →

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Iamgold (NYSE:IAG) Finishes Negative for the Week

Iamgold (NYSE:IAG), like all the gold miners, big or small, started the week by dropping in a big way as traders too profits after record-breaking gold prices the week before.In the case of the mid-tier gold miners like Iamgold, they weren’t ever able to recover, as gold prices struggled throughout the rest of the week until Friday, where while getting a nice upward push, wasn’t enough to make up

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Barrick Gold (NYSE:ABX) Finishes Week Strong

After investors took profits on Monday, the rest of the week was poor for gold in general, but all the action was saved for Friday, and gold prices rebounded nicely, and Barrick Gold (NYSE:ABX) ended the week positive, after a lackluster performance over the last four days before that.Gold prices finished at $1,255.80 on Friday, reaching as high as $1,258 and ounce.Barrick ended the week at

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AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE:AU) Down on Great Gold Day

AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE:AU) was one of the few poor gold performers on Friday, on a day which broke another record at the close of $1,256.50, an increase of $11.30 on the day.The news yesterday that they were going to focus on developing mining projects outside Australia because of the 40 percent super tax, seems to have overshadowed the rest of the good news related to gold. This isn’t

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Silver Hawks win rain-shortened game

Filed in Gold Holdings, Gold Investing, silver by on May 1, 2010 0 Comments

Rain washed away the rest of Saturday’s game between the South Bend Silver Hawks and the West Michigan Whitecaps, but not before the two teams made it an official game through four and a half innings. South Bend emerged with an 8-4 victory as Eric S Silver Hawks win rain-shortened game

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Golden Reincarnation and Franco-Nevada (TSE:FNV) | Oakshire Financial

Filed in African Gold, Australian Gold, Gold, Indonesian Gold by on April 27, 2010 0 Comments

Whether you’re a gold bull or bear, there’s one gold issue that should be on investors’ radar at all times. It’s a stock that has outperformed the rest of the gold sector because it’s neither a keeper of bullion nor a miner – nor is it …

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Rare Mahogany Links Park Avenue Peruvian Jungle in Road Book

Filed in Gold Holdings by on February 15, 2010 0 Comments

High in the Himalayas, Ted Conoverfound himself hoping a proposed road linking the heavenlyZanskar region to the rest of India wouldn’t get built. “Bad things were bound to come in; life would change, andnot always for the better, Conover writes in Rare Mahogany Links Park Avenue Peruvian Jungle in Road Book

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Marooned in November snow in Himachal’s Lahaul valley

Filed in Dollar Strength, economy, Gold EFT by on November 15, 2009 0 Comments

KEYLONG – It’s just November and the tribals in this Himachal Pradesh town in the Lahaul valley have been cut off from the rest of the world. Heavy snowfall high up the Himalayan slopes Nov 9 has closed the road connectivity to Keylong, the district headquarters of Lahaul and Spiti. The town, located at an altitude

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Berkshire Hathaway is buying Burlington Northern in a deal valuing the railroad at $34 billion

Filed in Debt, Gold Demand, Gold ETF by on November 3, 2009 0 Comments

Berskire buying Burlington Northern railroad NEW YORK — Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway says it has agreed to buy Burlington Northern Santa Fe in a deal valuing the railroad at $34 billion. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. already owns a stake of about 22 percent in Burlington Northern, and says it will pay $100 a share for the rest of

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Australia Asciano reiterates earnings forecasts

Filed in Gold Holdings, Guidance by on October 22, 2009 0 Comments

SYDNEY, Oct 23 – Australian rail and ports operator Asciano Ltd reiterated its earnings guidance for fiscal 2010 and expects strong performances in its bulk operations of the rest of the financial year, it told shareholders meeting on Friday. Asci …

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