|Bid||0.00 x 47300|
|Ask||0.00 x 21500|
|Day's Range||23.63 - 23.88|
|52 Week Range||18.18 - 24.19|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.79|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.65%|
Gold: Analysts Are Bullish despite Weak Performance in 2019(Continued from Prior Part)Bank of America Bank of America Merrill Lynch is overweight on precious metals in 2019. One of the key arguments that Bank of America has, which supports its
Newmont and Goldcorp Merge, Form World’s Largest Gold Company(Continued from Prior Part)World’s largest gold-mining company The completion of the Newmont Mining (NEM) and Goldcorp (GG) merger on April 18 created the world’s largest gold
As global growth is expected to slow down further, investors can resort to safer options like treasury ETFs, dividend ETFs and quality picks.
Buffett versus Dalio on Gold: Whose Advice Should You Take?(Continued from Prior Part)Highest central bank buying in 50 years According to the gold demand trend for Q4 2018 released by the World Gold Council, central banks are on the biggest gold
Do These Factors Point to a Strong Start for Gold in 2019?(Continued from Prior Part)Highest central bank buying in 50 yearsAccording to the gold demand trend released by the World Gold Council on January 31, annual gold demand increased by 4% in
Trump Administration Withdraws Sanctions on Russian CompaniesRussian companiesOver the weekend, the Department of the Treasury withdrew sanctions against some Russian companies (RSX) (EEM) including RUSAL—the largest aluminum producer outside
Could the Newmont-Goldcorp Merger Form ‘The Go-To Gold Equity’?(Continued from Prior Part)Transaction highlightsNewmont Mining (NEM) and Goldcorp (GG) held a joint conference call on January 14 to brief investors and analysts about their merger,
VanEck announced today preliminary yearend distribution estimates for its VanEck Vectors® equity exchange-traded funds.
Could Gold Be the Best Bet amid Increased Economic Uncertainty? According to the World Gold Council (or WGC), central banks’ gold (SGOL) buying has hit the highest level in almost three years for the quarter ended September 2018. Central banks have been net buyers of gold since the beginning of the financial crisis of 2008.
Could Gold Be the Best Bet amid Increased Economic Uncertainty? The Fed’s interest rate hikes and outlook, trade war concerns, and the better US market (SPY) (QQQ) performance have been the key factors behind the dollar’s strength. The Federal Reserve has already raised the rates three times this year and is expected to raise them for the fourth time in December.
The Fed’s interest rate hikes and outlook, trade war concerns, and relatively better US market (SPY) (QQQ) performance as compared to the rest of the world are the major factors driving the dollar up. This rise in the dollar has put sustained pressure on gold (GLD) and other precious metals year-to-date.
Central banks have been net buyers of gold (SGOL) since the beginning of the financial crisis of 2008. According to Atsuko Whitehouse at BullionVault, “Central banks are buying gold for their reserves at the fastest pace in 6 years.” Macquarie reports that a total of 264 tons have been added to the official-sector gold holdings in the first nine months of the year. As usual, the central banks of Russia (RSX), Turkey, and Kazakhstan were leading the pack.
According to a report by Markit Economics, the Russia Services PMI has been weakening gradually since April. It was 52.3 in June compared to 54.1 in May. It didn’t meet the preliminary market expectation of 52.5.
According to a report by Markit Economics, the final Russia Manufacturing PMI has again entered into the contraction zone in June after showing a huge contraction in May. It was 49.5 in June compared to 49.8 in May. The June figure didn’t meet the preliminary market estimate of 50.2.