The Meghan Markle effect has spread to yellow gold jewelry, helping boost United States sales in the first quarter of 2018 with further gains expected, jewelers said. The first three months of the year were the strongest first quarter for gold jewelry demand in the United States since 2009, according to the World Gold Council. […]
BOSTON (AP) — A Spanish galleon laden with gold that sank to the bottom of the Caribbean off the coast of Colombia more than 300 years ago was found three years ago with the help of an underwater autonomous vehicle operated by the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, the agency disclosed for the first time.
Orders for the mining machines and construction bulldozers made at this sprawling Caterpillar Inc. factory in central Illinois have jumped, in general, three-fold over the past year. Years of watching Caterpillar and other big manufacturers cut inventories, close plants and axe workers in the last downturn has embedded caution in Kirsh’s ambition to expand after […]
Find out why the potential end of a government dispute helped one of these stocks.
While gold stocks seemingly offer a viable solution, their overall performance has been unusually disappointing. When it does, today’s beaten-up and undervalued gold stocks could witness a robust revival. While I don’t begrudge the equities sector enjoying its resilient bull market, the underperformance in gold stocks doesn’t quite jibe.
Shares of Caterpillar (CAT) have soared nearly 54% over the last year, which might cause some investors to think that the construction and mining equipment powerhouse's stock is expensive. But that doesn't appear to be the case at all. Let's dive into Caterpillar's recent price movement and growth projections to help show why CAT is […]
Gold streaming companies are a great way to invest in the precious metal. Here are some of the key benefits you need to know about and the top stocks to consider.
Digging deeply into the gold mining stock's past to unearth what the future might hold.
Eldorado Gold stock broke its losing streak to end April on a strong note. What gives?
By now, you've probably seen the video. And if you haven't, well there it is above: Mike Hale's silver Ford Mustang being devoured by the ravenous Pele, Hawaii's volcano goddess, and her unstoppable crush of lava. Yet, if you look closely in that video, you'll see something else, specifically in the foreground that meets its […]
The Kentucky Derby takes place on May 5 at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky. Mint julep cocktails at the Kentucky Derby will be served with a $1,000 price tag. The net proceeds of this expensive cocktail will go to the Jennifer Lawrence Arts Fund.
At Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting 2018 on Saturday, Warren Buffett compared $10,000 invested in gold and stocks in 1942 to demonstrate why he's always been bullish on buying the latter. "For every dollar you could have made in American business, you'd have less than a penny of gain by buying into a store of value which […]
The unidentified male cleaner found the discarded gold bars at Seoul's Incheon International Airport on Thursday, according to local media reports.
Digging into the largest holders of gold in the world.
The point of owning a gold mining stock like Barrick Gold Corp (USA) (NYSE:ABX) is to gain leverage to the price of gold. An investor owns ABX stock because she is bullish on gold — and because, if gold rises, Barrick Gold stock should rise even further. At 5 million ounces of production and a […]
Saudi Arabia's finance minister says artificial intelligence, data mining and augmented reality is where it's targeting a massive spending push.
Have you ever been on a treasure hunt? Well if you find yourself in the Rockies -somewhere in between Santa Fe, New Mexico and the Canadian Border, 87 year-old millionaire and former Vietnam fighter pilot, Forrest Fern has hidden a treasure chest worth millions in emeralds, rubies, diamonds and gold coins. He originally filled the […]
Gold stocks are percolating. And while much work remains before their long-term technicals turn bullish, the whole sector could be worth a trade here.
Hundreds of 1,000-year-old silver coins, rings, pearls and bracelets linked to the era of Danish King Harald Gormsson have been found on the eastern German island of Ruegen in the Baltic Sea. A single …
LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Gold and oil traded slightly lower as markets opened for the first time since Western powers launched a missile attack on Syria, but equities are unlikely to experience big losses unless the West strikes again or Russia retaliates. Reports show a lot of care was taken not to hit Russian targets, […]
SPDR Gold Shares (NYSE:GLD) is the vehicle under which most investors are able to hold gold. The GLD ETF represents fractional, undivided beneficial ownership interests in a trust whose sole assets are gold bullion on and, from time to time, cash. The truth is that precious metals don’t really make for a very good long-term […]