ABX : Analysis & Opinions

  1. These Gold Stocks Could Do Well in 2017 (ABX, BTG)

    December 26, 2016
    These gold stocks have pulled back and could see a rise in 2017, based on relative strength compared to gold.
  2. Dividend Yields: Barrick Gold vs. Newmont (ABX, NEM)

    November 28, 2016
    Even as Barrick has lowered its dividend by a larger amount since 2010, its annual yield of 0.55% is 23 basis points higher ...
  3. Soros 13F Points to More Than Just Emerging Markets

    November 15, 2016
    Soros Fund Management's 13F for Q3 indicates new positions in several energy comapnies, call options for Bank of America, ...
  4. Soros Eliminates Gold Stake in Q3 2016: 13F Filing

    November 15, 2016
    Billionaire George Soros made headlines earlier this year when he re-entered the gold market. Now recent regulatory filings ...
  5. Barrick's Veladero Draws Chinese Bidders (ABX)

    October 26, 2016
    Any company that is willing to invest or buy a stake in Veladero gold mine would lessen the cost burden and risks Barrick ...
  6. Barrick Gold Shines Ahead of Q3 Earnings (ABX)

    October 24, 2016
    Barrick shares have risen 130% year to date and 115% over the past 12 months, compared with a 4.67% year-to-date rise in ...
  7. Newmont - World's Largest Gold Producer? (NEM, ABX)

    October 17, 2016
    For Newmont to become the top-dog of gold it would need Barrick's cooperation, and it could be in Barrick's best interest ...
  8. What's Behind Barrick 33% Three-Month Decline? (ABX, UGL)

    October 17, 2016
    Barrick shares have been punished 27% in the past three months, falling from their52-week high of $23.47 in July to Friday's ...
  9. Barrick Gold Stock Declines on Profit Taking (ABX)

    October 10, 2016
    Shares of Barrick Gold Corporation have been under pressure alongside declining gold prices, which fell below $1,300 per ...
  10. Goldman Dumps Barrick From 'Conviction Buy' List (ABX)

    October 6, 2016
    Barrick Gold shares rose more than 3% Wednesday despite being removed from Goldman Sachs' "Conviction Buy" list.
  11. Barrick's Veladero Mine Resumes Operations (ABX)

    October 5, 2016
    The fact the company's Veladero mine resumed operations was not enough to offset the decline in gold, which spooked investors.
  12. Barrick Prepares for Ruling on Argentina Mine (ABX)

    September 29, 2016
    Shares of Barrick closed more than 1% higher Wednesday on the assumption that its Veladero mine in Argentina could soon reopen.
  13. Barrick Gold Glitters Amid Argentina Mine Closure (ABX)

    September 26, 2016
    Barrick shares closed Friday at $18.11, gaining as much as 10.6% when factoring its Thursday session high of $19.19.
  14. Barrick Sets Date to Resume Argentina Operations (ABX)

    September 20, 2016
    Shares of Barrick ended in negative territory Monday, even though the gold miner offered some favorable news about its Veladero ...
  15. Barrick Gold Stock Falls on Weak Gold Prices (ABX)

    September 19, 2016
    On Friday Barrick shares declined as much as 3.34%, falling to a session low of $17.06, as gold prices for December delivery ...
  16. Barrick Gold, Cisco to Add Digital Tech to Mining (ABX, CSCO)

    September 16, 2016
    Barrick Gold and Cisco are looking to revolutionize the mining industry.
  17. Barrick Gold Shines as It Suspends Argentina Mine (ABX)

    September 16, 2016
    The gold exploration specialist announced it was temporarily suspending operations at its Veladero gold mine in Argentina.
  18. Lower Gold Prices Pressure Barrick Gold Stock (GDX, ABX)

    September 11, 2016
    On Friday weak gold prices continued to pressure the Canadian-based gold miner.
  19. Barrick Gold Stock: 3 Things to Watch (ABX)

    September 10, 2016
    Three key indicators could impact Barrick Gold Corp.'s profitability and determine whether its shares continue to rise in ...
  20. The 2 Best Mutual Funds to Short Gold (SPPIX, RDPIX)

    September 9, 2016
    Mutual fund investors are limited if they want to directly short gold, but the ProFunds Short Precious Metals Inv could get ...
  21. Barrick Gold Taking Pascua-Lama Out of Mothballs

    September 2, 2016
    Barrick Gold's (NYSE: ABX) Pascua-Lama gold mine looks like it's about to rise from the dead. The mining giant announced ...
  22. ABX: How Barrick Gold's Stock Price Rose 85.6% in 6 Months

    August 31, 2016
    Barrick Gold's stock price is exploding due to the steadily rising price of gold and a strategic plan to build a more sustainable ...
  23. Soros Drops Shares in Gold (GLD, ABX)

    August 17, 2016
    Investment giant George Soros dramatically reduced his position in gold as the material reached the highest levels in years ...
  24. First Eagle Reduces Equity Holdings, Adds Materials Stocks (AEM, ...

    August 15, 2016
    In Q2 2016, the investment giant reduces its equity holdings while boosting the number of stocks in its portfolio, focusing ...
  25. Will Newmont Become the World's No. 1 Gold Miner?

    August 1, 2016
    Beset by lower gold prices, diminished output, and a heavy debt load, Barrick Gold (NYSE: ABX) has decided to sell its half ...
  26. The Uptrend in Commodities Is Just Getting Started

    July 12, 2016
    Despite the run in commodities so far in 2016, the long-term chart patterns are suggesting that this could only be the beginning.
  27. Soros Buys Gold as Insurance Against Macro Trends (ABX, GLD)

    July 11, 2016
    Given the massive returns Barrick has already delivered this year, Soros' opinion is worth the weight of, well, gold.
  28. Why Barrick Gold Just Hit a One-Year High

    July 6, 2016
    Bellwether gold stock Barrick Gold (NYSE: ABX) has reached a new peak over its past year of trading, touching $23.47 before ...
  29. Top 5 Gold Mining Stocks (ABX,NEM,AEM,GOLD,KGC)

    July 6, 2016
    These five gold mining stocks have been performing well. Here's how they look on a fundamental basis.
  30. Ariel Investment's Latest Moves (ABX, MSFT)

    July 6, 2016
    John Rogers, manager of Ariel Investments, makes recent investment changes in ABX and MSFT.
  31. George Soros' Q1 Moves: AAPL, ABX, PYPL

    June 29, 2016
    Let's take a look at billionaire hedge fund manager George Soros' Q1 activity in AAPL, ABX, and PYPL.
  32. These 3 Investors Are Betting Against the Stock Market

    June 28, 2016
    Find out why Stanley Druckenmiller, George Soros and Carl Icahn are betting against the stock market in 2016.
  33. (GLD, ABX)

    June 28, 2016
    The UK decision to leave Europe has sparked a move to safe assets such as gold and other commodities. The breakouts on these ...
  34. Hussman Fund's Highest-Performing Total Return Mutual Fund (HSTRX)

    June 17, 2016
    Discover how the Hussman Strategic Total Return Fund has outperformed the S&P 500, and learn how your portfolio can benefit ...
  35. Barrick Settles Pascua-Lama Case for $140 Million

    June 1, 2016
    Barrick Gold (NYSE: ABX) announced it paid $140 million to make what it asserts is a nuisance class-action lawsuit related ...
  36. Ford Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Customers (F)

    May 20, 2016
    Discover which companies Ford relies on as its most important customers to help the iconic company remain the top-selling ...
  37. Breaking Down GDX: Which Holdings Are Most Attractive?

    May 9, 2016
    Get an in-depth look at the most promising component companies included in the portfolio of the Market Vectors Gold Miners ...
  38. Now Is the Time to Buy Gold (ABX, GG)

    May 3, 2016
    Gold has broken above the resistance of a key trendline, which has put the attention on gold stocks.
  39. Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF Performance Case Study (GDX)

    April 28, 2016
    Explore the performance of the Market Vectors Gold Mining ETF since 2012 and the reasons behind the fund's underperformance ...
  40. GGGG: Pure Gold Miners ETF Performance Case Study

    April 26, 2016
    Find out why the Global X Pure Gold Miners ETF barely made it off of the ground, closing before reaching its fourth full ...
  41. (GDX) Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF: Who is Invested?

    April 19, 2016
    Look inside the Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF to see the types of investors who hold this fund and who has been buying and ...
  42. Gold vs. Gold Miner ETFs: Comparing Shades of Gold (GLD, GDX)

    April 14, 2016
    Compare commodity-based gold ETFs with equity-based gold ETFs to find out which is most likely to provide investors with ...
  43. Freeport-McMoRan Keeps Oil & Gas, Fires Execs

    April 7, 2016
    It seemed a good idea at the time for Freeport-McMoRan (NYSE: FCX) to buy up oil and gas drillers Plains Exploration and ...
  44. Barrick Gold CFO Steps Down to a Strong Candidate

    March 18, 2016
    Barrick Gold (NYSE: ABX) is about to experience a big change in its executive suite. The Canadian mining company announced ...
  45. (GDX) Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF: Top 5 Holdings

    March 15, 2016
    Take a look at an overview of the Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF and the top five holdings that make up the fund's investment ...
  46. 3 ETFs Your FA Should Have Recommended This Year (RING, GDX)

    March 9, 2016
    Learn about the top-performing ETFs in early 2016 that contain no leverage or short-selling ability, and discover how gold's ...
  47. Investing in Gold: Direct Vs. Professional Management (ABX, GG)

    March 9, 2016
    Find out how you can access the gold market through common stock, futures contracts, and actively managed or passively managed ...
  48. Now Is The Time To Buy Gold And Silver (GLD, SLV)

    February 23, 2016
    Based on the charts of these gold and silver ETFs, now could be an ideal time to invest in precious metals.
  49. The Top 5 Large Cap Silver Stocks for 2016 (SCCO, SLW)

    February 18, 2016
    Learn why silver stocks might be a good hedge for your portfolio in 2016, and identify five of the most promising companies ...
  50. Gold Stocks Turn: Where To Buy (GLD, ABX, GDX)

    February 16, 2016
    Gold is surging, indicating a long-term trend change. Here are stocks and ETFs to consider buying, and where.
  51. The Top 5 Large Cap Gold Stocks for 2016 (GG, NEM)

    January 19, 2016
    Read about five large-cap gold stocks for 2016. See how some companies in the sector may be poised for recoveries if gold ...
  52. The Top 5 Mid Cap Basic Material Stocks for 2016 (AXTA, ABX)

    January 5, 2016
    Discover the five top mid-cap basic materials stocks for 2016, with a brief summary, growth outlook and expected price target ...
  53. The Top 5 Gold Stocks for 2016 (AUY, AEM)

    December 30, 2015
    Discover five top gold miners for 2016 and what factors positioned these companies to be successful even if gold prices remain ...
  54. The Top 5 Mid-Cap Gold Stocks for 2016

    December 17, 2015
    Discover the top five mid-cap gold stocks for 2016, with a summary of each company and the outlook for both gold and the ...
  55. The 5 Biggest Canadian Mining Companies (POT, AGU)

    August 20, 2015
    Learn about the largest Canadian mining companies by market capitalization, including potash production, gold production ...
  56. Barrick Gold Loses Remaining Luster in Gold Rout (ABX, GG)

    July 24, 2015
    Shares of gold miner Barrick Gold (NYSE: ABX) tumbled 15% yesterday to close out the day's trading at $7.41 a share, a level ...
  57. 4 Ways You Can Invest In Gold Without Holding It

    June 25, 2015
    Owning gold can be a store of value and a hedge against unexpected inflation. Holding physical gold, however, can be cumbersome ...
  58. Expect Breakouts in These Stocks Soon

    April 27, 2015
    Watch these stocks this week for a breakout. There are long and short candidates, based on different chart patterns.
  59. 5 Gold Stocks that Pay Regular Dividends (GG, AUY)

    April 23, 2015
    Five dividend paying gold stocks to put on your watch list.
  60. This Gold ETF is Fine for Traders, Not Investors

    April 23, 2015
    A look under the hood of the Direxion Daily Gold Miners Bull 3X ETF.
  61. 5 Charts That Suggest Gold Stocks Are Headed Lower

    April 9, 2015
    The spot price of gold has been trading within a consistent downtrend.
  62. Is GDX the Best Way to Play Gold?

    March 19, 2015
    An analysis of the Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF.
  63. Gold's Next Move Is Lower

    November 6, 2014
    Bearish traders have started shorting gold now that is has fallen below $1,180. Where does gold go from here?
  64. Falling Prices Are Dragging These Gold Stocks Down

    October 23, 2014
    There have been few commodities that have escaped the wrath of downward momentum over the past several months. Gold has been ...
  65. Top Companies Trading On The Toronto Stock Exchange

    August 15, 2014
    Canadian stock markets are home to some of the best companies across sectors such as finance, energy, mining and minerals.
  66. When and Why Do Gold Prices Plummet?

    July 14, 2014
    A wise investor is one who recognizes gold’s place in the market, without attaching too much nor too little significance ...
  67. Gold, Silver Stocks Still Under Pressure

    May 29, 2014
    Any trader that bought gold or silver over the past five years has found themselves drastically underperforming the market. ...
  68. Are The Hated Gold Miners Finally A Buy?

    January 17, 2014
    Over the last year, the gold miners have been one of the worst performing sectors. However, falling stock prices have led ...
  69. Three Ways To Short Gold

    April 18, 2013
    Investor enthusiasm for gold has been falling by the wayside. For portfolios, that could mean it's time to short the metal. ...
  70. 5 Gold Stocks To Consider

    June 29, 2012
    Investors seeking to stabilize a shaky portfolio often look to gold. We examine a pair of the industry's top players.
  71. Buying Natural Resources At A Discount

    October 19, 2011
    Recent investor enthusiasm has pushed prices for many assets into bubble territory. By using closed ended funds, investors ...
  72. Odyssey Leads Investors On Treasure Hunt

    September 29, 2011
    Can investors find buried treasure with Odyssey Marine Exploration's shipwreck-exploration business?
  73. Top Earning Canadian CEOs

    January 10, 2011
    These Canadian company leaders are bringing home the bacon.
  74. What's Ahead For Gold-Mining Stocks?

    June 5, 2009
    Freeport McMoran's stock price has been climbing back up after being decimated in 2008. Is there an upcoming gold move?
  75. Which ETF To Choose: Small Cap Vs. Large Cap

    March 9, 2009
    To get ahead, investors need to focus on rebalancing and diversification, rather than one asset class.
  76. Hedge Inflation With Gold ETFs

    June 25, 2008
    Gold ETFs provide a refuge for investors. We examine top funds that focus on bullion, mining and futures contracts.