Hey Al. You seem like a good guy. You do know that even the most ardent supporters and owners of gold and mining stocks.. do take short positions when conditions warrant. And it's also good to sell portions of holdings after gains. And finally - its also good to realize that even a stock with a bright future.. like GG.. can seriously underperform. To say "strong buy" and that a website is the answer.. is not compelling. I suggest you read more and stay more informed .. and short miners when conditions warrant it.
Since yesterday was the 20th of the month and it fell on a week day, the Central Bank of the Russian Federation updated its Internet site with February’s data. That data showed that they purchased another 200,000 ounces of gold for their official reserves, and here is Nick Laird’s most excellent chart showing the change. Officially reported Russian gold reserves are now 31.4 million troy ounces.