• 3 Gold Stocks You Just Can't Ignore

    By Waqar Saif - February 12, 2013 | Tickers: GOLD, SSL, AUY

    Randgold Resources

    On the Feb. 4, Randgold Resources (NASDAQ: GOLD) announced its earnings for 4Q12. As earnings per share were up $0.50, the company announced a 25% increase in its dividend. Total cash stood at $50 million less than the previous year amid a $560 million investment in capital development.

    Randgold’s flagship operation, Loulo-Gounkoto, reached the 0.5 million production level. In the case of underground mines, Yalea more »

  • Shifting Asset Classes for 2013: The Case for Precious Metals & Commodities

    By David Bernstein - December 12, 2012 | Tickers: FCX, GDXJ, SSL, TOT

    In reviewing possible trades, my model analyses their potential based off of current macro-economic trends, the fundamentals of the stock, and how the company's chart looks from a technical aspect. Using the results from this analysis, I decide whether or not to move forward with the trade.

    Over the weekend, I came to the conclusion that in the Fed announcement this Wednesday, the most likely scenarios are that Bernanke more »

  • Investing in Gold: 2 Stocks to Buy, 1 to Avoid

    By Piyush Arora - November 27, 2012 | Tickers: ABX, GG, SSL


  • Thinking Outside the Golden Box

    By Manny Backus - October 24, 2012 | Tickers: GDX, SSL

    I have to admit, my computer is going crazy with gold bugs. If you’re anything like me you are also wondering what to make of all the current fuss about gold. Buy or sell? Strike now, or wait? It turns out that just asking these simple questions is an invitation to go a little nuts.

    Losing Your Hat and Your Lunch

    Even if you don’t wear any gold more »

  • A Smarter Way to Invest in Gold: Royalty Streamers

    By Tina Larsson and Mark J. Foley - October 5, 2012 | Tickers: SSL, GLD

    The Federal Reserve favors continued easing years into the future. That’s a boon for hard assets like gold to hedge against inflation. But what’s the best way to invest in gold? Something called royalty streamers.

  • All That Streams Is Not Silver

    By J. Keith Johnson - May 1, 2012 | Tickers: SSL, STTYF, SLW

    Silver Wheaton's (NYSE: SLW) success is known to many investors, continuing as a strong investment in gold's shiny cousin. Nolan Watson and David Awram both were a part of SLW during its early years. In fact, at only 26, Nolan became the youngest multi-billion dollar company CFO listed on the NYSE. It seems that young Nolan found his niche.

    Seeing streaming opportunities elsewhere, he, along with David, helped more »