Gold's New Year's rally offers a respite for the sector, but it masks problems of bloated debt, weak growth prospects and overvalued assets.» Read More
Gold is trading at a record high near $1,270 an ounce as investors continued to flock to the safety of the precious metal. How should investors play the commodity? Frank Lesh, senior sales and market analyst at FuturePath Trading and Will Rhind, strategic director at ETF Securities shared their best plays.
Gold vs. technology—which is a better play between now and the end of the year? David Katz, CIO of Matrix Asset Advisors, and Frank Holmes, CEO and CIO of US Global Investors, shared their insights.
Gold might be breaking down technically, but you wouldn't guess it looking at the options activity in gold-related stocks yesterday.
Barrick Gold has found support at its 200-day moving average for most of the year, and call buyers are stepping in as the mining stock tests those levels.
U.S. geologists have discovered vast mineral wealth in Afghanistan, possibly amounting to $1 trillion.
Gold closed below $1,225 an ounce on Thursday as stocks rose and the euro climbed against the dollar. How should investors be trading the precious metal? Rich Ilczyszyn, senior market strategist at Lind-Waldock, and Torsten Slok, senior economist at Deutsche Bank, offered their insights.
Stocks eked out a gain after some late-session turbulence, led by techs. Energy stocks rebounded from the bottom of the pack to the No. 2 behind tech. Financials ended lower.
Stocks turned lower on Thursday, led by energy and financials, amid the strengthening dollar and a pair of credit downgrades on BP. Techs were among the best performers.
Stocks erased most of their earlier losses in the final half-hour of trading Tuesday as materials and consumer discretionary stocks advanced.
Gold prices surged to a record high on Wednesday as investors piled in, seeking safety from turmoil in government bond markets and the risks of Greece's debt crisis spreading to other countries. Is gold a crowded trade or can investors still get in? Scott Redler, chief strategic officer at T3live.com and Jim Iuorio, managing director at TJM Institutional Services shared their insights.
Gold is becoming an increasingly attractive investment as a hedge against sovereign risk and volatility in the foreign exchange markets. Can investors still get into gold? Tom Pawlicki, precious metals analyst at MF Global, and Frank Holmes, CEO and CIO of U.S. Global Investors, shared their outlooks.
The Dow jumped 1.3 percent Monday, its biggest gain in over two months, after some positive U.S. economic reports and details of a European financial rescue package for Greece.
Stocks advanced on this first trading day of May after some positive economic reports and details of a European financial rescue package for Greece provided some measure of relief.
Gold prices have dropped nearly one percent over the past week—and the decline could continue, said Ashraf Laidi, chief currency strategist at CMC Markets. There’s more downside for the precious metal seen ahead, he told CNBC.
Gold prices have surged almost 25 percent this year—hovering around $1,100 an ounce. Will gold's bull run continue in 2010? Jim Steel, chief commodities analyst at HSBC, shared his insight.
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Even with gold’s recent weakness, some strategists say investors should use the pullback as a buying opportunity. Michael Widmer, metals strategist at Bank of America-Merrill Lynch, discussed his view on the commodity.
Gold prices hit a new record high for the second day and investors are wondering how much more room it has to run. David Tice, bear market strategist at Federated Investors discussed his insight on the commodity.
Gold prices hit record highs above $1,200 an ounce, with funds lengthening positions due to expectations of more dollar weakness and more central bank buying. How should investors be positioned? Lou Grasso, gold trader at Millennium Futures, and Peter Schiff, president of Euro Pacific Capital, shared their outlooks.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Procter & Gamble and United Airlines popped while Navistar and Monsanto dropped.