NEM : Analysis & Opinions

  1. 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 ...
  2. Will These 3 Laggard Stocks Outperform In 2014?

    January 14, 2014
    The best performing stocks in the S&P 500 in the past year have been Netflix, Micron Technology, Best Buy, Delta Airlines ...
  3. Are The Gold Miners Finally A Buy?

    November 5, 2013
    Over the last year, gold has gone from the asset du jour to the most hated thing on the planet. That dour attitude towards ...
  4. Short Sellers Retreat From Gold Stocks (EGO, HMY, IAG)

    October 12, 2013
    September ended with gold back under $1,300 an ounce, and short sellers fled from the leading gold stocks between the September ...
  5. Benzinga Market Primer: Monday, July 29: Futures Lower On Chinese ...

    July 29, 2013
    Futures Lower On Chinese FearsU.S. equity futures traded slightly lower in early pre-market trade after Asian shares on fears ...
  6. Newmont Posts 2Q Prelim Operational Update - Analyst Blog

    July 11, 2013
    Gold mining giant Newmont Mining Corporation has declared its preliminary gold and copper production for the second quarter ...
  7. It Keeps Getting Worse For The Gold Miners

    July 9, 2013
    With gold’s recent price drop and lowered future price targets, the miners are in a world of hurt. Cash costs for the sector ...
  8. Short Interest in Agnico-Eagle and Harmony Gold Rises (AEM, HMY, ...

    June 26, 2013
    Among gold stocks, Agnico-Eagle Mines (NYSE: HMY) saw significant upswings in short interest between the May 31 and June ...
  9. Mining (Gold) Update & Outlook - June 2013 - Industry Outlook

    June 13, 2013
    Mining (Gold) Update & Outlook - June 2013 - Industry Outlook
  10. Mining (Gold) Update & Outlook - June 2013 - Zacks Analyst Interviews

    June 13, 2013
    Mining (Gold) Update & Outlook - June 2013 - Zacks Analyst Interviews
  11. 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. ...
  12. Metals & Mining Stock Outlook - Feb 2013 - Zacks Analyst Interviews

    February 14, 2013
    A Brief Overview The Metals & Mining industry broadly refers to metals and minerals extraction (mining) and the primary ...
  13. Metals & Mining Stock Outlook - Feb 2013 - Industry Outlook

    February 14, 2013
    A Brief Overview The Metals & Mining industry broadly refers to metals and minerals extraction (mining) and the primary ...
  14. Welcome To "Peak Gold" And How To Play It

    January 29, 2013
    With ore rates and production dwindling, analysts now estimate that we have entered a Peak Gold scenario.
  15. Kinross Denies Southridge JV - Analyst Blog

    December 31, 2012
    Kinross Gold Corporation (KGC) recently came out with a denial statement regarding a joint venture (JV) agreement between ...
  16. Barrick Gold Corporation and Other Big Movers In Gold and Silver ...

    December 24, 2012
    On a bad day for the market, the Nasdaq is down 0.2%, the S&P 500 is trading down 0.3% and the Dow has decreased 0.4%. On ...
  17. Gold and Silver Stocks, Including Goldcorp Inc, Making Big Moves ...

    December 21, 2012
    It's been a bad day for the market after the morning's trading. The Nasdaq has decreased 2%; the S&P 500 has declined 1.9%; ...
  18. Goldcorp Retained at Neutral - Analyst Blog

    December 20, 2012
    We are maintaining our Neutral recommendation on Goldcorp Inc. (GG). The company's first-quarter 2012 adjusted net earnings ...
  19. Kinross Retained at Neutral - Analyst Blog

    December 19, 2012
    We are maintaining our Neutral recommendation on Kinross Gold Corporation (KGC). The company's first-quarter 2012 adjusted ...
  20. Barrick Gold Corporation Among Gold and Silver's Biggest Movers ...

    December 13, 2012
    It's been a bad day for the market after the morning's trading. The Nasdaq has decreased 0.4%; the S&P 500 is down 0.3%; ...
  21. Freeport Snaps Up Plains, McMoRan - Analyst Blog

    December 7, 2012
    Mining giant Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. (FCX) has made a major stride to venture into the U.S. energy space. The ...
  22. Newmont Mining and More Big Movers in Basic Materials on December ...

    December 4, 2012
    So far today, the Nasdaq has decreased 0.5%, the S&P 500 has declined 0.3% and the Dow has moved little. The basic materials ...
  23. Newmont Mining Among Gold and Silver's Biggest Movers on December ...

    December 4, 2012
    After the morning's trading, the Nasdaq is down 0.5%, the S&P 500 has fallen 0.3% and the Dow has been relatively flat. On ...
  24. Goldcorp Inc and More Big Movers in Gold and Silver on December ...

    December 3, 2012
    The Nasdaq has moved up 0.2%, the S&P 500 has fallen 0.1% and the Dow is down 0.2% so far today. The Gold and Silver sector ...
  25. Newmont Mining Among Gold and Silver's Biggest Movers on November ...

    November 9, 2012
    The market is on the rise this morning. The Nasdaq has increased 0.9%; the S&P 500 has risen 0.5%; and the Dow has moved ...
  26. Higher Gold Prices Ahead? Buy The Miners

    November 9, 2012
    President Obama's re-election could be the necessary catalyst to propel gold prices much higher over the next few years.
  27. Newmont Mining and More Big Movers in Basic Materials on November ...

    November 2, 2012
    It's been a bad day for the market after the morning's trading. The Nasdaq has slipped 0.1%; the S&P 500 has decreased 0.1%; ...
  28. Barrick Gold Corporation and More Big Movers in Gold and Silver ...

    November 1, 2012
    The market is doing well so far today. The Nasdaq is trading up 1.5%; the S&P 500 has climbed 1.1%; and the Dow has increased ...
  29. Ultimate Guide To Van Eck Market Vectors TR Gold Miners (GDX)

    November 1, 2012
    Gold ETFs have become exceptionally popular as these instruments mitigate many of the most pressing drawbacks to gold ownership ...
  30. Goldcorp Inc and More Big Movers in Gold and Silver on October ...

    October 23, 2012
    This morning's trading has marked a bad day for the market so far. The Nasdaq has declined 0.8%; the S&P 500 is trading down ...
  31. Freeport Misses, Profit Slides - Analyst Blog

    October 22, 2012
    Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.'s (FCX) adjusted earnings (excluding one-time gains) of 68 cents per share for the third ...
  32. Barrick Gold Corporation Among Gold and Silver's Biggest Movers ...

    October 16, 2012
    The morning has been good for the market. The Nasdaq has increased 1.4%; the S&P 500 has climbed 1%; and the Dow is trading ...
  33. Metals & Mining Stock Outlook - Oct. 2012 - Industry Outlook

    October 11, 2012
    The Metals & Mining industry encompasses the extraction (mining) as well as primary and secondary processing of metals and ...
  34. Metals & Mining Stock Outlook - Oct. 2012 - Zacks Analyst Interviews

    October 11, 2012
    The Metals & Mining industry encompasses the extraction (mining) as well as primary and secondary processing of metals and ...
  35. Balanced View on Kinross - Analyst Blog

    September 24, 2012
    We are retaining our Neutral recommendation on Kinross Gold Corporation (KGC) following our assessment of its mixed second ...
  36. 15 Most Overbought S&P 500 Stocks

    September 18, 2012
    The weekly scan of S&P 500 stocks reveals not only those stocks that are vulnerable to profit taking, but also highlights ...
  37. Newmont Mining and Other Gold and Silver Stocks Making Big Moves ...

    September 14, 2012
    On a good day for the market, the Nasdaq is trading up 1.1%, the S&P 500 is up 0.6% and the Dow has increased 0.4%. The Gold ...
  38. Agnico-Eagle Reaffirmed at Neutral - Analyst Blog

    September 11, 2012
    We are retaining our Neutral recommendation on Agnico-Eagle Mines Ltd. (AEM). Its revenues and adjusted earnings for second-quarter ...
  39. Goldcorp Inc and Other Gold and Silver Stocks Making Big Moves ...

    September 11, 2012
    It's been a good morning for the market. The Nasdaq is trading up 0.3%; the S&P 500 is up 0.6%; and the Dow has increased ...
  40. Gold and Silver Stocks, Including Newmont Mining, Making Big ...

    September 4, 2012
    This morning's trading has marked a bad day for the market so far. The Nasdaq is down 0.8%; the S&P 500 has fallen 0.6%; ...
  41. Newmont Mining Among Basic Materials' Biggest Movers on August ...

    August 31, 2012
    It's been a good morning for the market. The Nasdaq is trading up 0.8%; the S&P 500 has moved up 0.8%; and the Dow has increased ...
  42. Barrick Gold Corporation Among Gold and Silver's Biggest Movers ...

    August 31, 2012
    The Nasdaq is up 0.8%, the S&P 500 has climbed 0.8% and the Dow has moved up 0.9% on a good day for the market so far. The ...
  43. IAMGOLD Beats by a Penny - Analyst Blog

    August 17, 2012
    IAMGOLD Corp. (IAG) reported second quarter adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of 20 cents, ahead of the year-ago level by ...
  44. Goldcorp Inc. (USA) and More Big Movers in Gold and Silver Today

    August 13, 2012
    The market is currently down, with the Nasdaq down 0.3%, the S&P 500 slipping 0.4% and the Dow declining 0.5%. The Gold and ...
  45. Biggest Basic Materials Sector Movers, Including NEM

    August 6, 2012
    It's been a good morning for the market. The Nasdaq has climbed 1%; the S&P 500 has moved up 0.5%; and the Dow is up 0.6%. ...
  46. Today's Major Gold and Silver Sector Movers: Newmont Mining and ...

    August 6, 2012
    The market has been doing well after the morning's trading. The Nasdaq is trading up 1%; the S&P 500 has climbed 0.5%; and ...
  47. Big Movers on the Gold and Silver Sector Today, Including NEM

    August 2, 2012
    The morning has been bad for the market. The Nasdaq has decreased 0.4%; the S&P 500 has slipped 0.8%; and the Dow is down ...
  48. LyondellBasell Industries NV and Other Basic Materials Stocks ...

    July 27, 2012
    It's been a good morning for the market. The Nasdaq has moved up 1.4%; the S&P 500 is trading up 1.1%; and the Dow has risen ...
  49. NYSE's Biggest Movers, Including Newmont Mining

    July 27, 2012
    So far today, the market has been on the rise. The Nasdaq has increased 1.4%; the S&P 500 is trading up 1.1%; and the Dow ...
  50. Gold and Silver Sector's Biggest Movers for July 25, 2012: SA ...

    July 25, 2012
    So far today, the Nasdaq has declined 0.8%, the S&P 500 is down 0.2% and the Dow is up 0.4%. These are the biggest movers ...
  51. Freeport Beats, Profit Plummets - Analyst Blog

    July 19, 2012
    Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.'s (FCX) adjusted earnings of 80 cents per share for the second quarter of 2012 dropped ...
  52. Earnings Preview: Freeport-McMoRan - Analyst Blog

    July 16, 2012
    Mining giant Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold (FCX) is slated to report its second-quarter 2012 results on Thursday, July 19. ...
  53. Gold and Silver Stocks Making Big Moves on July 13, 2012

    July 13, 2012
    It's been a good morning for the market. The Nasdaq is trading up 1%; the S&P 500 has increased 1.3%; and the Dow has climbed ...
  54. Gold and Silver Stocks Making Big Moves on July 12, 2012

    July 12, 2012
    The market has been slipping so far today. The Nasdaq is down 1.3%; the S&P 500 has fallen 0.8%; and the Dow has decreased ...
  55. Biggest Gold and Silver Sector Movers for July 6, 2012

    July 6, 2012
    This morning's trading has marked a bad day for the market so far. The Nasdaq is down 1.7%; the S&P 500 is trading down 1.3%; ...
  56. Agnico Resumes Kittila Operation - Analyst Blog

    June 22, 2012
    Agnico-Eagle Mines Ltd. (AEM) recently announced that it has concluded the maintenance shutdown at its Kittila mine, located ...
  57. Metals & Mining Stock Outlook - June 2012 - Zacks Analyst Interviews

    June 22, 2012
    To read this article on Zacks.com click here.
  58. Metals & Mining Stock Outlook - June 2012 - Industry Outlook

    June 22, 2012
    The Metals & Mining industry encompasses the extraction (mining) as well as primary and secondary processing of metals and ...
  59. Last Month's Top Performing S&P Stocks

    June 8, 2012
    Here are some highlights of the four best performing stocks in the S&P 500 during the last 30 days.
  60. Barrick Shakes Up Management - Analyst Blog

    June 7, 2012
    The world's largest gold producer, Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX), has rung in the changes after a below-par stock performance ...
  61. Mining Companies in Pershing County, Nevada

    June 6, 2012
    Nevada's Pershing County remains a popular spot for a variety of gold and silver mining companies, including established ...
  62. Gold Retreats After Friday's Surge

    June 4, 2012
    Gold took a small breather today following last Friday's jobs report-induced surge, indicating that perhaps traders are taking ...
  63. Ron Paul Crushes the Market, Outperforms by 9%

    June 1, 2012
    Congressman and presidential hopeful Ron Paul is the leading advocate for freedom in the United States. As a member of the ...
  64. The Copper Stock to Watch

    March 16, 2012
    An improving economy means there will be an increase in global demand and production, which means industrial commodities ...
  65. An Odd Couple with Lots of Headroom

    February 29, 2012
    These two stocks don't share a sector or a growth model, but both are well positioned to score big in coming months and ...
  66. 3 Mining Stocks To Watch Ahead Of Earnings

    February 24, 2012
    There are a handful of notable mining companies that will report their quarterly results in the coming days.
  67. Finding Golden Yields With Gold Miners

    February 21, 2012
    Gold miners offer more than just exposure to the precious metal. Some gold miners are becoming dividend plays too.
  68. A Cautious Outlook For Gold

    February 9, 2012
    The improving global macroeconomic picture could take some of the luster away from gold. For investors, that could mean it’s ...
  69. A Metals Stock Fit for a King

    January 30, 2012
    By the end of 2011, precious metals and their stock counterparts had lost much of their luster, but that’s beginning ...
  70. 2011 - A Look Back At Gold Stocks

    December 27, 2011
    More than ever before, individual performance matters for gold mining companies.
  71. Finding Big Dividends In Gold

    December 5, 2011
    With gold prices remaining high, the gold mining sector could be an income seekers dream.
  72. How To Play $3,000 Gold

    November 22, 2011
    Learn how to invest in $3,000-an-ounce gold from expert fund manager, John Hathaway.
  73. The Haunted Houses Investors Won't Enter

    October 28, 2011
    Investors' fear to even consider that certain investments can limit gains and diversification.
  74. Taking A Look At Barrick Gold

    October 13, 2011
    With the volatility in gold prices lately, should you buy into the world's largest gold producer, Barrick Gold?
  75. S&P 500 Winners - Third Quarter Of 2011

    October 5, 2011
    Learn about the five best performing stocks in the S&P 500 during the third quarter of 2011, and details how they did so ...
  76. Odyssey Leads Investors On Treasure Hunt

    September 29, 2011
    Can investors find buried treasure with Odyssey Marine Exploration's shipwreck-exploration business?
  77. Five Gold Stocks To Watch

    September 20, 2011
    Investors seeking to stabilize a shaky portfolio often look to gold. We examine a pair of the industry's top players.
  78. 11 Stocks to Watch for the Next Uptrend

    August 26, 2011
    As he awaits the next broad market rally...whenever it arrives...Fred Richards is eyeing a number of names that he sees as ...
  79. Get Ready for a Different Gold Frenzy

    August 19, 2011
    Junior miners are likely to be in the radar of gold giants for potential mergers and acquisitions, as the big boys aim to ...
  80. 5 Gold Stocks For The Second Half Of 2011

    June 28, 2011
    Over time many investors have flocked to gold particularly during times of crisis.
  81. Can Smaller Miners Become Big Winners In The Gold Rush?

    April 29, 2011
    Small miners can offer investors big leverage on future gold moves.
  82. Why Gold Companies Love Africa

    April 21, 2011
    Gold companies are exploring and developing gold properties across Africa as the industry seeks to grow production and reserves.
  83. Goldcorp Analyst Day Review

    April 8, 2011
    We look at Goldcorp's operations and other details, including expansions planned for the next five years.
  84. Gold Stocks Should Shine After Shrugging Off China Hike

    February 14, 2011
    Spot gold pushed higher on Tuesday, despite China's second rate hike in a month.
  85. Copper Developments Continued To Heat Up In 2010

    January 1, 2011
    CRU Group predicts China will account for almost 50% of annual copper sales by 2020. With rosy predictions like this, no ...
  86. Core Holding ETF Positions with Low Expenses

    December 6, 2010
    We examine the top ETFs that won't sap your returns with high fees.
  87. Will The Market Show Faith In An Aluminum Recovery?

    October 8, 2010
    Alcoa has been left out of the rally in metals and could be a risky bargain for adventurous investors.
  88. 5 Gold Ideas Off The Beaten Path

    September 16, 2010
    Gold is hot, but these names may not be foremost in investors' minds.
  89. Has Fluor Built Its Foundation?

    July 28, 2010
    Fluor is staying active, but will future margins weigh down the stock?
  90. Australia Proves Taxing To Miners

    May 6, 2010
    Does a proposed new mining tax in Australia sully one of the brightest areas for mining?
  91. Top Reasons For Buying Gold

    April 15, 2010
    The current European crisis means it's a great time to get into gold. Here are some good picks for the long term.
  92. Freeport McMoran Earnings Shine

    January 26, 2010
    Freeport McMoran posted a strong Q4, especially compared to last year's disastrous results. The company is well positioned ...
  93. 5 Reasons Gold Is The Next Bubble To Burst

    January 22, 2010
    What goes up must come down.
  94. Is Copper The New Gold?

    December 15, 2009
    We take a look at copper as an alternative inflation fighter to gold.
  95. Top Large Cap Stocks In November

    December 4, 2009
    A review of the best performing large-cap stocks in the S&P 500 during November.
  96. 5 Stocks To Play The Low Dollar Trade

    November 6, 2009
    Here are five stocks that should benefit from a lower dollar in 2010.
  97. Flying Under The Radar, But Don't Sleep On Peru

    October 21, 2009
    These South American companies could provide great long-term gains.
  98. Solid Gold Plays For The Long Term

    September 30, 2009
    With gold trading around $1,000 and gold mining stocks having already rallied, is gold still something investors should be ...
  99. Gold's Glitter Could Shine On

    September 10, 2009
    Bullion has once again breached the $1000/oz barrier. Will it manage to hold above this level this time around?
  100. Q2 Large Cap Stocks We Wished We Didn’t Own

    July 8, 2009
    Although the overall market did well in the second quarter of 2009, this list of large cap names proves that stock picking ...
  101. 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?
  102. Soon-To-Be Shiny Gold Plays

    March 18, 2009
    With the Dow surging over 7,000 and gold prices holding steady, investors should look to gold stocks.
  103. Hurdle Fences With Low ETF Expenses

    December 3, 2008
    We examine the top ETFs that won't sap your returns with high fees.
  104. What $1,000 Gold Would Mean To Producers

    October 10, 2008
    Despite bullion's recent gains, the world's biggest gold miners have traded lower. Does such a disconnect make for a buying ...
  105. Peru's Buenaventura Eyes Gold And Silver Booty

    August 28, 2008
    Buenaventura's recent pullback may signal a chance to buy or an end to rising commodity prices. Are you ready to invest across ...
  106. Five Cash Flow Kings For August 18

    August 18, 2008
    Cash flow analysis can put the fortunes of a company into an entirely new light. This week features Sara Lee.
  107. Gold And Inflation: Countering With An Options Strategy

    September 14, 2007
    Gold's headed up lately. We look at one option strategy to help you protect your portfolio with this precious metal.
  108. 'Big Gold' Losing Its Luster (ABX)

    June 28, 2007
    Gold ETFs look to be a better bet than shares in the big gold miners.
  109. Royal Gold Has A Bright Future (RGLD)

    April 20, 2007
    A look at the potential upside for this unique, Colorado-based gold company .
  110. Golden Opportunity (ABX, NEM)

    March 21, 2007
    Is there anything behind the rumored takeover of Newmont by Barrick?
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