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- Rupam Roy
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- Mridul Gogoi
NEM to FNV: 5 gold stocks to hedge against Russia-Ukraine tensions
- March 07, 2022 01:27 PM PST | Rupam Roy
Commodities like gold are considered a safe haven during market downturns. It is so because the prices of precious metals do not wobble compared to other goods at times of hardship. Gold mining companies explore gold and other precious metals. The...Read More...
Top 5 gold stock picks for strategic inflation hedge: From GOLD to FNV
- February 23, 2022 12:51 PM PST | Versha Jain
Highlights Barrick Gold Corporation's (NYSE: GOLD) annualized dividend is US$0.40, and the dividend yield is 1.56%. Franco-Nevada Corporation (NYSE: FNV) has a dividend yield of 0.81%, and its annualized dividend is US$1.28. Newmo...Read More...
Top seven gold ETFs to consider as inflation rises to record high
- November 16, 2021 10:56 AM PST | Versha Jain
Highlights Gold is used as a hedging instrument against inflation. There are currently 36 gold ETFs in the US market, with assets worth US$23.59 billion under management, as per etf.com. The Dow Jones US Gold Mining Total Stock Market Index (D...Read More...
Top gold stocks to watch in October as mining gains pace
- October 02, 2021 12:24 PM PDT | Ipsita Sarkar
Gold is typically considered a safe investment. However, while some people prefer to buy yellow metal, others invest in the equities of various gold mining companies. Today, there are different types of companies that are operating in the sector. F...Read More...
Five gold stocks to watch as Fed mulls stimulus tapering
- September 14, 2021 01:27 PM PDT | Ipsita Sarkar
Highlights The net income of Newmont Corporation (NYSE: NEM) was US$661 million in Q2, FY21. Freeport-McMoRan, Inc’s (NYSE: FCX) net income was US$1.08 billion in Q2, FY21. The FCX stock surged 30.03% YTD. Investors are closely foll...Read More...
Do these five shinning gold stocks have everything you want?
- August 29, 2021 12:39 AM PDT | Sanjeeb Baruah
Highlights The revenue of Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE: GOLD) was US$2.89 billion in Q2, 2021. Kinross Gold Corporation (NYSE: KGC) stocks declined by over 25 YTD. Centerra Gold Inc’s (NYSE: CGAU) revenue skyrocketed by 56% YoY. G...Read More...
All that glitters: 10 gold stocks to watch as bullion market warms up
- August 12, 2021 02:48 PM PDT | Team Kalkine Media
Gold stocks are often considered a safe investment because their prices do not frequently change much. Some people invest in gold to keep their investments safe. Gold companies explore, produce, and sell gold. Here we explore 10 gold stocks in the...Read More...
5 hot gold stocks to watch out for
- July 09, 2021 10:11 AM PDT | Team Kalkine Media
Summary Alamos Gold Inc. (NYSE: AGI) produced 125,800 ounces of gold in Q1, 2021. Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE: GOLD) recorded net earnings for Q1, 2021 of US$538 million. New Gold Inc. (AMEX: NGD) reported revenue of US$165 million in Q1, ...Read More...
Six hot junior gold stocks to explore
- June 18, 2021 07:40 PM PDT | Team Kalkine Media
Summary Golden Minerals Company’s revenue was up from US$1.2 million to US$1.8 million YoY in Q1, 2021. Galiano Gold Inc. produced 59,999 ounces of gold in Q1 of 2021. DRDGOLD produced 1382 kg gold in Q1, 2021, ended on March 31, which i...Read More...
3 Gold Stocks To Explore As Economic Activities Gain Pace
- June 01, 2021 07:22 PM PDT | Team Kalkine Media
Although gold prices have been declining this year, the stocks continue to draw considerable attention. The yellow metal is considered for stability and often held as reserved assets by governments to trade on them during economic hardship. In 202...Read More...
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the best stock for gold?
One can invest in gold stocks of companies exploring precious metals, gold Mutual Funds, or Gold Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs). Some of the gold exploration companies include: Barrick Gold Corporation (GOLD), Franco-Nevada Corporation (FNV), Wheaton Precious Metals (WPM), AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU), Newmont Goldcorp (NEM), Newcrest Mining (NCM)
Is gold stock a good investment?
Precious metal stocks are considered safe havens in times of volatile market conditions. Gold can be a safe investment option when the stock market is uncertain or crashing and the interest rates are low. Gold investments help keep the value of money intact. Gold is preferred in uncertain market conditions due to its liquidity, compared with other investment instruments.
Is it better to buy gold or gold stocks?
One must analyze the requirement. Since gold offers a safe option against inflation and volatility, gold stocks can provide an opportunity for higher gains in the long term, although there are risks involved. So, depending on the individual requirement, one can include both gold and gold stocks in the portfolio to balance the risk and return.