Gold and gold miners have been some of the hottest trades this year, and now one trader is looking for even more luster.» Read More
Buying gold is the sure way to preserve your wealth, said Ivory Johnson, director of financial planning at the Scarborough Group.
The bears seized control of the stock market on Wednesday; and intense selling into the close left both the Dow and S&P in the red for the day.
Experts Jay Bowens, president of Bowen, Hanes & Company, and Art Nunes, market strategist at IMS Capital Management shared their outlook for the economy.
Since President Barack Obama's election in November, followed by the passage of a new U.S. economic stimulus package, and China's own stimulus plan, the tech, consumer discretionary, materials and telecom sectors have all had positive gains. Here are some of the biggest winners.
This Canadian mining company is jumping with huge options activity, amid rumors that BHP Billiton may be interested in buying it. Which company?
Mark Johnson sees recent pullbacks in the price of gold as a golden opportunity for investors. "Because of the currency issues, and, eventually, inflation, gold will eventually rally," the portfolio manager of the USAA Precious Metals and Minerals Fund told CNBC.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Costco and Dow Chemical popped while Newmont Mining and Advance Auto Parts dropped.
Mark Travis, CEO of Intrepid Capital Funds told CNBC, “I think the heavy hand of government has created some volatility — and that’s created an awful good opportunity to acquire financial assets.”
Gold is going up, said BlackRock managing director Evy Hambro. Here's why.
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Stocks took off like a rocket Tuesday, with the Dow gaining a whopping 5.8 percent, as banks rallied after a combination of encouraging news from the sector. The Nasdaq jumped 7.1 percent.
It was a week of short-lived rallies and dismal data, with breath-taking drops for giants like CNBC.com parent General Electric and battered automaker General Motors. The experts looked for a bottom, and focused on the future. One highly-regarded analyst even predicted a bottom within days.
Stocks opened the new week lower, and continued to slide. That's the bad news. What could the good news be? A down market is where values are created, and Mary Jane Matts and Mark Travis say they've pinpointed some good targets for the savvy investor. (Part Two)
Ivanhoe Mines is seeing astronomical options activity Friday as traders snap up calls in huge volume. By midmorning alone more than 12,600 calls had changed hands, dwarfing the daily average of 350 contracts in January...
Right now every portfolio should have one, Cramer says, but there’s a specific way to find the best.
Mining company Yamana Gold is down Tuesday along with the price of gold itself — but is still seeing some heavy call trading.
Regarded as a safe investment, gold often shines during turbulent times when increased demand typically drives up prices. For the first time since last March, gold settled above $1,000 an ounce on Friday. Since its low back in November, when gold was just over $700 an ounce, the bullion has risen 42%. During the same period the S&P 500 has plunged 15%.
As gold surged above $1,000 earlier today, solidifying its position as one of 2009’s best assets to date, investors wondered if now is the time to buy or if they’ve already missed the boat.
Stocks could see a volatile Thursday after Wednesday's relative calm with traders anxious to see if the market will pierce its lows.