Metals and Mining Gold Mining

  • Fund managers' short gold bets hit record levels, with the Fast Money traders. Trader Tim Seymour says gold "no longer a crowded trade."

  • Epperson: Gold Regains Ground

    The markets are looking for more stimulus and traders are looking to Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's latest position on QE, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Go Lighter on Gold

    Manpreet Gill, Senior Investment Strategist at Standard Chartered tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks it's time to rotate out of gold into other asset classes.

  • Workers of the Hellenic Gold company walk in a lot among burned-out cars in the forest of Skouries. Dozens of hooded men firebombed the premises, injuring a guard and damaging containers, cars and trucks.

    About 40 masked attackers raided a disputed gold-mining project in northern Greece early on Sunday, setting fire to machinery and lightly injuring four security guards, police said.

  • African Barrick Gold Posts Pretax Loss of $18.8 Million

    Greg Hawkins, CEO of African Barrick Gold, tells CNBC they have recognized the challenging environment and launched an operational review to get the business back into a better financial performance.

  •  AngloGold Ashanti: Africa Is On an Impressive Growth Path

    Tito Mboweni, chairman of AngloGold Ashanti, tells CNBC that Africa is emerging as an important growth market, but the continent must continue to deal with constraints of growth.

  • Rio Tinto, the mining giant, was in turmoil Thursday morning after the abrupt departure of its chief executive and the announcement of a $14 billion writedown.

  • What Hedge Funds Are Doing With Gold Now

    HSBC, which had forecasted gold prices would hit $2000 per ounce in the second-half of 2012, is now paring back its forecasts for 2013.

  • A miner at Vaal River gold mine, operated by AngloGold Ashanti in Klerksdorp, South Africa

    Conflict in the West African state of Mali -- the continent's third-largest gold producer -- poses "manageable" risks for miners active in the country's south as Al Qaeda-linked Islamist rebels remain confined to strongholds in the north while former colonial power France continues its offensive against militant bases.

  • PGMS to do Well This Year: Pro

    Dominic Schnider, Head of Commodity Research, UBS Wealth Management says platinum, palladium and silver will do well this year amid loose monetary policies and a recovery in the global economy.

  • Gold, more than any other commodity, has been tied the question of whether we will see a resolution to avert the "fiscal cliff."

  • Mining the Fiscal Cliff

    Discovery Channel's "Gold Rush" star Todd Hoffman, discusses the rebound in gold. "Investors will shift to gold after the fiscal cliff resolution," he says.

  • What Is the Mining Outlook for Next Year?

    Scott Evans, co-head of equity sales at Espirito Santo Investment Bank, explains to CNBC the recent volatility of gold and whether this means anything for mining-related stocks.

  • Gold Will Not Push Above $1800/oz Until Next Year

    David McAlvany, CEO, McAlvany Financial Group says that gold needs another six to seven weeks of consolidation before moving higher.

  • Superstorm Sandy Floods Gold Vault in Manhattan

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  • Gold Steady Around $1,750 Per Ounce

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports gold is taking a breather after Friday's rally.

  • Gold Steadies At Close

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports gold prices are steady at the close after declining over the last several days on demand worries.

  • China's Growth Composition has Changed

    Gaurav Sodhi, Resources Analyst, Intelligent Investor says that investment as a part of China's GDP growth has shrunk, which will negatively impact commodity markets.

  • BHP Begins Hunt For New Chief

    BHP Billiton has quietly started looking for a successor to Marius Kloppers, chief executive, in what could herald a further shake-up in the leadership of the global mining industry following a five-year period of stability. The FT reports.

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