Precious Metals and Mining


  • The Deepest Gold Mine in the World     Friday, 30 Dec 2011 | 12:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani traveled to Africa to report on the deepest gold mine the world.

  • All that Glitters...     Friday, 30 Dec 2011 | 10:12 AM ET

    Checking on where the gold market stands on the final trading day of 2011, with Anthony Neglia, Tower Trading president.

  • Trading Commodities in 2012     Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 | 4:38 PM ET

    Weighing all the market factors impacting the commodity market and sharing investor advice for the new year, with Michael Dudas, Sterne Agee senior research analyst and Donald Carson, Susquehanna Financial Group senior analyst.

  • Commodities Tomorrow     Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Brian Shactman discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • 2012 Market Outlook: Riding Out the 'U'     Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 | 3:37 PM ET

    Positive U.S. economic data offset continued euro zone woes, but will fear or fundamentals rule the markets in the new year? Analyzing strategies for playing the current market, with Kevin Mahn, Hennion & Walsh Asset Mgmt. president/CEO and Doug Cote, ING Investment Mgmt. chief market strategist.

  • Profit in Gold Mines for 2012?     Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 | 12:35 PM ET

    Concerns over higher gold mining costs have caused gold stocks to fall 20%. Sharing perspective on the catalyst for the gold market or whether a turnaround could take place, with John Hathaway, Tocqueville Asset Mgmt. portfolio manager.

  • Gold Declines Sixth Straight Day     Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 | 12:00 PM ET

    Breaking down the current state of the gold market as it precious metal declines for the sixth straight session today, with Rich Ilczyszyn, iiTrader founder and chief market strategist.

  • Gold in Bear Market Territory     Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 | 11:03 AM ET

    Gold is down $30 this morning and Dan Dicker, independent oil trader and CNBC contributor reports on the current trade for this precious metal, saying "gold is a mystical metal and you would think after the auction this morning, you wouldn't have this retreat."

  • Rogers: Bullish on Ag Commodities in 2012?     Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 5:44 PM ET

    Jim Rogers, Rogers Holdings discusses why he is shorting stocks and investing in commodities. Also, Mosaic announces it plans to cut phosphate production by 250,000 tonnes in the next three months.

  • Gold Nightmare for Hedge Funds     Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 5:30 PM ET

    Gold mining stocks have been one of the biggest disappointments on Wall Street this year, so what can investors expect in 2012? Greg Zuckerman, Wall Street Journal, weighs in.

  • Molycorp Drops to 15-Month Low     Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 5:15 PM ET

    Shares of Molycorp dropped 14% on Wednesday, on the heels of a JPMorgan downgrade. A look at the rare earth play, with the Fast Money traders.

  • Commodities Tomorrow     Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Brian Shactman discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Predicting Gold Prices for 2012     Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 2:34 PM ET

    Gold currently sits at it's lowest levels since July and is down over 10% so far this month. Sharing insight into the complications behind supply and demand for the precious metal, with Malcolm Gissen, Malcolm H. Gissen & Associates, and Frank McGhee, Integrated Brokerage Services.

  • Trader Triple Play     Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 1:55 PM ET

    Discussing today's trading action and advice for investors, with michael Shea, Direct Access Partners; Tom Reilly, SCS Commodities; and John Brady, R.J. O'Brien.

  • Molycorp Down 9%     Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 12:12 PM ET

    Molycorp shares are hurting today since JPMorgan lowered their rating on the mining company saying China's new export quota for 2012 will have a negative impact on rare earth prices, with Michael Gambardella, JPMorgan analyst.

  • How High Will Gold Go In 2012?     Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 11:16 AM ET

    Investing in other asset classes besides stocks, with Kevin Giddis, Morgan Keegan and George Gero, RBC Capital Markets.

  • Commodities Tomorrow     Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Playing Gold in 2012     Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011 | 1:55 PM ET

    In 2011, Gold has hit a low of $1,307 in late January and reached a nominal high of $1,923 in early September. Discussing what is ahead for the precious metal in the new year, with Sterling Smith, Country Hedging and Jeffrey Christian, CPM Group.

  • Gold Prices Continue Decline     Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011 | 12:54 PM ET

    Gold prices have dipped to a one-week low today. Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter shares perspective, with, "I think you're better off being long with the equities market than being long with gold."

  • Oil Prices Rise Above $100     Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011 | 12:19 PM ET

    Discussing rising oil prices today as Iran threatens to cut off the key oil shipping route through the Strait of Hormuz, with Dan Dicker, Merc Bloc.