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Mining Stocks Rally: Good News for Precious Metals?
  • Mining Stocks Rally: Good News for Precious Metals?

Mining Stocks Rally: Good News for Precious Metals?

By |April 18th, 2016|

In recent days, the Gold Index ($HUI) closed at its highest level in over a year. The surge is a sign that we may not be embarking on a new bull market for physical precious metals.

In just a few months, miners such as Endeavor Silver Corporation ($EXK) and Barrick Gold Corporation ($ABX) have seen […]

BHP Billiton (BBL) Stock: How Safe is the Dividend?
  • BHP Billiton (BBL) Stock: How Safe is the Dividend?

BHP Billiton (BBL) Stock: How Safe is the Dividend?

By |February 15th, 2016|

BHP Billiton plc ADR (NYSE: BBL)

The global commodities supercycle is at an end. Commodity prices boomed skyhigh

 throughout the 2000s, but it has slowed down since 2011 and now is reaching a bottom: oil prices continue to languish at lows not seen in over a decade and metal prices, outside of gold recently, are depressed. […]