When markets meltdown or uncertainty spikes, gold is traditionally considered one of the safer commodities to be invested in. But according to the stats, that status is overrated.
Matthew Turner, precious metals analyst at Macquarie, talks about how a Fed hike could impact the price of gold.
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Tony Locantro, dealer, Private Clients at Argonaut, discusses the earnings of Woodside Petroleum, which largely met market expectations on Tuesday.
Kieron Hodgson, commodity and mining analyst at Panmure Gordon, looks at the long-term trends in the mining sector and explains why it is so difficult to successfully invest in commodity stocks.
Is it time for the gold miners to rally? CNBC's Dominic Chu looks at the numbers.
Paul Gait, senior research analyst for metals and mining at Sanford Bernstein, talks about the mining sector as commodity prices continue to fall.
A worldwide slump in industry lies behind this year’s tumble in precious and base metal prices, a commodities expert has told CNBC.
Bill Beament, CEO of Northern Star Resources, says he wouldn't rule out small asset acquisitions.
Dale Rogers, executive chairman of Phoenix Gold, says margins among Australia's gold miners remain robust due to decreasing costs on the back of a weaker Australian dollar.
Raleigh Finlayson, managing director at Saracen Mineral Holdings, says factors such as a weaker Australian dollar have cushioned the impact of falling gold prices.
While declining gold prices will inevitably hurt revenue, gold miners are getting help from falling local currencies and oil costs, says Greg Foulis, CEO of Kingsgate Consolidated.
Ian Murray, executive chairman at Gold Road Resources, says some miners are "making good money" from the current gold price in Australian dollars. He later introduces the company's latest discovery: the Gruyere deposit.
Copper tumbled to a six-year low on Monday, as weak manufacturing data and the selloff in Chinese equities continued to weigh on industrial metals.
One of the world's largest miners, Anglo American maintained its interim dividend on Friday as a deep sell-off in metals hurt its first half profit.
Todd Colvin, Ambrosino Brothers SVP, gives perspective to the recent drop in gold and says it's too early to tell if the downward spiral will remain.
The dramatic plunge in Chinese equity prices has hit base metals hard, with prices subdued after Tuesday's tumble.
Dennis Davitt, options specialist, and Gina Sanchez, Chantico Global, discuss what the situation in Greece means to the gold trade.
Nautilus Minerals wants to be the world's first deep-sea miner, and says the ocean floor is the safest place to get needed minerals.