More Trouble Ahead For Gold Mining ETFs? [SPDR Gold Trust (ETF), Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF]

gold miner pickGold as a commodity had seen a lot of euphoria this year thanks to prolonged global worries over militant attacks in Iraq, bleak U.S. growth data in winter and the much talked about geopolitics between Ukraine and Russia.
NYSE:GDX September 23, 2014 5:12pm

Investor Guide To Gold Mining ETFs [Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF, Direxion Shares Exchange Traded Fund Trust]

gold miner pick“Gold gets dug out of the ground in Africa, or someplace. Then we melt it down, dig another hole, bury it again and pay people to stand around guarding it. It has no utility. Anyone watching from Mars would be scratching their head.” - Warren Buffett
NYSE:GDX March 20, 2014 2:49pm

Tax Selling and ETFs: What You Need To Know

tax systemWith 2013 coming to a close, investors have to be thinking about tax implications for their portfolios. Yet, with many markets up significantly on the year, the practice of harvesting losses
NYSE:BRF December 29, 2013 10:35pm

Quick Investor Guide To Gold Mining ETFs

etfs etfsGold ETFs have become very popular as an investment option. However, the recent slump in prices has affected the demand for gold ETFs and also somewhat tarnished its image as a gold haven.
NASDAQ:PSAU November 27, 2013 6:16pm

Finding Low-Risk Miners In Today’s Minefield

gold miner pickAdrian Day is finding that the glass is definitely half full these days. While the founder of Adrian Day Asset Management believes that volatility in precious metal stocks will continue, he also believes that gold's extreme bottom is behind us
NYSE:GDX September 11, 2013 2:17pm

Mining Stocks Versus The General Stock Market

minersPrzemyslaw Radomski, CFA: Yesterday, the S&P 500 Index closed higher for a fifth straight session, posting its best daily performance since the beginning of August, while all 10 S&P sectors ended higher. What factors had such a positive impact

Gold Miners ETF Setting Up For A Potential Bullish Reversal

sellbuyMorpheus Trading: After an ugly selloff in Market Vectors Gold Miners ($GDX), which persisted for nine months, the ETF is now setting up for a potential bullish reversal of trend.

Basic Guide To Investing In Gold Mining ETFs

gold miner pickGold miners have been pretty terrible investments for much of 2013. These miners often trade as leveraged plays on their underlying metals, and with gold floundering for much of the year, losses began to pile up for the space.
NYSE:DUST September 5, 2013 12:59pm

These Signs Point To A Bullish Season For This Precious Metal

gold-bull: Gold (NYSEARCA:GLD) is making a comeback after having lost 21.5% of its value since the beginning of the year. Since the start of July, the precious metal has climbed almost 10%—trading near $1,275 per ounce.
NYSE:GDX July 22, 2013 3:47pm

Are ETFs Distorting The Gold Equities Market?

gold miner pickThe recent volatility in the gold market has investors taking a second look at their strategies. In this interview with The Gold Report, Frank Holmes and Brian Hicks of U.S. Global Investors discuss their criteria for investment decisions,
NYSE:GDX June 19, 2013 1:43pm

Gold Miner ETFs In Focus As Gold Prices Rebound

gold miner pickDespite the global worries of a further slump in commodity prices going forward, gold managed to finish a little higher last week, adding a few percentage points. This has pushed the precious metal above the $1,450/oz mark again thanks to bleak
NYSE:GDXJ May 3, 2013 2:26pm

Global X Funds Announces Reverse Splits For Six ETFs

global x fundsGlobal X Funds, the New York based provider of exchange traded funds (ETFs), announced today that its Board of Trustees has approved reverse share splits for six of its ETFs.

NYSE:ARGT May 2, 2013 11:46pm

Expect More Weakness Ahead For Gold Mining ETFs

minersFor investors who thought that the worst was over in the precious metals ETF market, Monday’s trading was a rough continuation of the downward trend. In fact, trading on Monday was the worst in years with gold losing about 9% on the day as more panic
NYSE:GDX April 17, 2013 12:04pm

Where To Buy Gold In Difficult Times: Global X Funds, Silver Wheaton Corp. (USA), Western Copper and Gold Corp

gold timeSally Lowder: According to the calendar it is still winter and gold markets still face some tough sledding, says Jay Taylor, host of the radio show "Turning Hard Times into Good Times." Big investors are leaving the market and small investors hesitate to reenter.
NYSE:GGGG February 20, 2013 3:57pm

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