Tag: Gold

Is Franco-Nevada a Buy?

Later this week, Franco-Nevada (NYSE:FNV) will release its annual earnings report and guidance for 2014. In anticipation for its release, let’s take a closer look at the company’s progress in the past year, its revenue in the fourth quarter of 2013,…

Will the Fed’s Policy cut Down the Price of Gold?

In previous years, the FOMC’s expanding monetary policy (e.g. lowering interest rates) has raised the demand for gold, which supposes to protect its investors from the potential devaluation of the U.S dollar. Therefore, the FOMC’s recent decisions to cut down…

Is This Gold Producer a Buy?

Yamana Operating Profitability Feb 2014

The recent recovery of gold may strengthen the demand for precious metals companies. But besides the obvious effect gold price has on gold producers’ stocks such as Yamana Gold (NYSE: AUY) and Goldcorp (NYSE: GG), other factors should also be…

Will Silver Wheaton Continue to Rally?

Shares of Silver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) have kicked off the year on a positive note as they have rallied by more than 10% (up-to-date). Further, the price of silver has increased by nearly 5% during January; the price of gold…

Is China Important for Bitcoin?

Despite the high volatility in the price of Bitcoin, it continues to hover close to the $1,000 mark. Even the news of China’s boycott of the virtual currency didn’t dampen Bitcoin users and investors from holding on to it. Some…

Is Gold Making a Comeback?

The price of gold rallied in during last week. Moreover, on a monthly scale gold is up by 3.7%. The recent disappointing non-farm payroll report may have lowered the odds of the FOMC tapering further its asset purchase program in…

Does Gold Have a Silver Lining?

gold money base 2013

The gold market has cooled down in the past year. The sharp fall in the price of gold has reflected in the prices of gold ETFs such as SPDR Gold (NYSEMKT: GLD) and iShares Gold Trust (NYSEMKT: IAU). Will the…

Will Gold Companies Recover from Their Plunge?

Leading gold companies such as Goldcorp (NYSE: GG) and Yamana Gold (NYSE: AUY) haven’t done well in the stock market, and their shares have tumbled down during the year. These companies’ third-quarter earning report showed a plunge in revenues and…

Will Gold and Silver Tumble Further?

The prices of gold and silver plummeted in the past week to their lowest levels since July 2013.Will the recent freefall of gold and silver continue? Let’s examine the latest news that may affect gold (GLD) and silver (SLV) prices.…