TORONTO, March 10- Barrick Gold Corp said on Monday it plans to sell about 13.5 percent of its holdings in its majority-owned subsidiary African Barrick Gold. In 2012, the company attempted to sell a part, or all of its interest in African Barrick Gold to China National Gold Group, but those talks fell apart last year.» Read More
A growing number of people are giving up lucrative jobs in Australia for a chance at the quick riches and adventure of old-fashioned prospecting. The New York Times reports.
A look at where gold is headed, with Richard O'Brien, Newmont Mining chief executive officer/president.
With the price of gold soaring to record levels, the precious metal has become that much more dear. Where and how should gold buyers store their bullion and coins?
This is the perfect storm in favor of gold price. Discussing investment opportunites in precious metal; earnings results, and where the miner expects to find further supplies, with Tye Burt, Kinross Gold CEO.
Most investors these days play gold through mutual funds and exchange-traded funds but the investment strategy of these vehicles varies widely, as have their performance relative to the metal's decade-long rally.
The West is close the point where its paper currency system is insolvent, and as a result gold is heading to $5,000 an ounce, according to the manager of a gold fund.
And how the "Mad Money" host recommends playing it.
CNBC’s Analytics Team compiled a list of the 10 best and worst performing commodities in the CRB index. Click ahead to learn about the hot and the not-so-hot commodities of 2011.
Markets could rebound after Thursday's global sell-off, but investors should see any bounce as a selling opportunity, as the world economy rolls towards total collapse, Mark Faber, editor and publisher of the Boom, Doom and Gloom Report told CNBC Friday.
Australia cannot bank on China to fuel its resources boom for more than the next 15 years, says an expert.
Mining CEOs criticized the imposition of the mining and carbon tax even as they face a surging dollar and labor shortgages.
Analysts say a shortfall in copper supply this year could boost one of Australia's smaller copper miners, Sandfire Resources.
Edward Dowling, CEO of Alacer Gold, is forecasting about a 20% increase in gold production by 2015.
Gary Halverson, Australia-Pacific Regional President at Barrick Gold, believes that hedging their production and operation costs against the Australian dollar will continue to help the company remain profitable.
Dennis Gartman, the Gartman Letter, explains why gold will move higher even if lawmakers sign a debt deal tomorrow.
Karl Simich, CEO of Sandfire Resources talks about his outlook for commodity prices.
Warren Gilman, Chairman & CEO of CEF Holdings, says a strong Australian dollar will dog the country's mining sector for years and the only way to hedge that is to try to get production offshore.
The week's top business news and investment advice, including debt bets and commodities plays.
Gold soars to record highs after the latest read on the economy came in weaker than expected. Insight on how one gold producer is posting profits, with Richard O'Brien, Newmont Mining president/CEO.
Commodities supplies may not be able to keep pace with demand in the future mining giant Anglo American wanred on Friday as it reported first half profits which smashed expectations.