SYDNEY, April 23- Australia could spawn a new mega gold producer if Barrick Gold Corp and Newmont Mining Corp spin off their Asia-Pacific assets, heating up competition with the country's underperforming market leader Newcrest Mining Ltd..» Read More
The Fast Money traders weigh in on how to play the retail sector and a trade on the precious metal, with Rich Iliczyszn, MF Global.
When the markets spook investors, one of the first flights to safety is gold. It's the woobie blanket of investing.
Vaidyalingam Hariharan, Interim CEO of Singapore Mercantile Exchange, says the new iron ore futures contract launched by the SMX will be picked up by the metal bulletin. He says importers prefer the index because it's more moderate than other indices.
Central bankers are in the business of "currency manipulation," James Grant, editor of Grant's Interest Rate Observer, told CNBC Thursday. He wants a "modernized, 21st century gold standard that checks the capacity of central banks to print money."
As gold topped a record $1800, traders that are long bullion began to get nervous that they were behind a trade that may not have any potential new buyers left.
Is the global growth story for commodities losing steam? Sterling Smith, Country Hedging Inc. commodity analyst weighs in.
The Swiss franc, a stalwart against market turbulence, fell like a rock Thursday, in part on speculation that it could be temporarily anchored to the euro.
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?
Long the home of gold lovers, demand is higher than ever, with buyers fearful prices will rise further, ahead of the traditional October-November wedding season.
John Kilduff, Founding Partner at Again Capital explains why he remains bullish on gold despite the recent price spike of the precious metal.
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.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports on the precious metal's nominal all-time high.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports on the record-setting price of the precious metal.
Does the 635 point drop in the Dow on Monday signal capitulation? Or is the market bouncing before the next leg down?
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.