|Bid||0.00 x 40000|
|Ask||0.00 x 1000|
|Day's Range||12.59 - 12.67|
|52 Week Range||11.25 - 13.11|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.02|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.25%|
Strong Case for Gold over Bonds and Stocks? Bernstein Thinks SoGold’s gains Gold’s price (GLD) saw its fourth consecutive positive monthly return in January. It rose ~3% in the month after its rise of 4.9% in December. The major driver of
Do These Factors Point to a Strong Start for Gold in 2019?(Continued from Prior Part)Gold-backed ETFsAccording to the World Gold Council, holdings in gold-backed ETFs and similar products rose by 69 tons in 2018, equivalent to $3.4 billion worth of
Gold’s Long-Term Outlook Is Upbeat despite Short-Term Headwinds(Continued from Prior Part)Jeffrey Gundlach recommends gold The so-called “bond king” and the CEO of DoubleLine Capital, Jeffrey Gundlach, said during Barron’s 2019 Roundtable
Which Five Gold Stocks Are Analysts Loving So Far in 2019?(Continued from Prior Part)Analysts’ ratings for WPMAmong major gold (GLD) (IAU) mining and gold streaming companies (GOAU), Wheaton Precious Metals (WPM), the world’s largest precious
A gold ETF is a type of commodity ETF that allows an individual to invest in gold through an exchange-traded fund (ETF). A gold ETF gives investors exposure to the precious metal as well as the benefits ...
Could the Newmont-Goldcorp Merger Form ‘The Go-To Gold Equity’?(Continued from Prior Part)Newmont’s and Goldcorp’s valuation Among senior miners (GDX), Newmont Mining (NEM) has the highest EV1-to-EBITDA multiple, 8.2x, which is 2% lower
Jim Cramer Suggests Nervous Investors Buy Gold Now ## Cramer suggests adding gold Mad Money host Jim Cramer is advising investors to invest in gold (IAU) if they’re concerned about the Fed’s interest rate policy and the trade conflict between the US (SPY) (IVV) and China (FXI). Cramer said, “If you’re looking for an insurance policy against volatility and economic uncertainty, gold is a great way to go.” He added, “While I like the stock market here, as you know, now that the Fed has decided to be more patient, the whole point of diversification is to be prepared in case something goes wrong … and your thesis doesn’t pan out.” Read Bulls versus Bears on Wall Street: Time to Buy Gold in 2019? for major analysts’ take on the gold price outlook in 2019. ## What should investors buy? However, Cramer doesn’t recommend buying the actual metal. Instead, he recommends direct exposure through the SPDR Gold Shares (GLD), which is the largest gold-backed ETF. He thinks that GLD and other gold mining ETFs (GDX) (NUGT) reduce risk and inconvenience. In addition to GLD, Cramer also recommends a high-quality gold producer like Barrick Gold (GOLD). Recently, Barrick Gold and Randgold Resources’ merger was finalized, which canceled Randgold’s London listing. ## Barrick-Randgold merger created a mining behemoth Regarding the Barrick Gold and Randgold Resources merger, Cramer likes the merged company. He said, “The company has the lowest total cash costs among its peers — I like that — [and] it has a nicely diversified portfolio of assets across the world — I love that.” Read Is Barrick Worth a Look after Its Merger with Randgold? for more details on the new company’s operating metrics and its outlook after the merger.
Gold-backed exchange traded products, including the SPDR Gold Shares (NYSEArca: GLD), iShares Gold Trust (NYSEArca: IAU) and Aberdeen Standard Phys SwissGold Shr ETF (NYSEArca: SGOL), were pinched by the ...
Gold’s recent move above $1,300 per troy ounce could lure investors back to the yellow metal and the related exchange traded funds. The SPDR Gold Shares (NYSEArca: GLD), iShares Gold Trust (NYSEArca: IAU) ...
A major factor weighing on gold prices this year was the Fed’s tightening cycle. Since the Fed started the current rate hike (BND) cycle in December 2015, it has hiked rates nine times, with the latest hike in December. If inflation (TIP) remains under control in 2019, the Fed is not expected to move much.
ETF Trends Publisher Tom Lydon wrote a piece for Fox Business identifying the opportunities abound for investors in 2019 after what’s been a stormy 2018 fraught with market challenges, such as trade wars, ...
Gold bullion and related exchange traded funds are on pace for their best monthly gain in almost two years as political risks and a depressed growth outlook triggered increased demand for safe-haven bets. ...
Gold and related exchange traded funds are among the few areas that investors found refuge in as U.S. equities suffered through their worst Christmas Eve ever. On Monday, the SPDR Gold Shares (NYSEArca: ...
This year has been a stark contrast to the steady bull market we enjoyed in 2017 as 2018 was marked by bouts of volatility, forcing ETF investors to adapt to the changing conditions. For example, growth ...
As we highlighted in the Can Gold Continue to Rise on Equity Market Weakness?, as volatility (VIX) increases and markets worry about growth prospects, gold (GLD) (GDX) investments usually increase. According to a report by the World Gold Council, holdings in gold ETFs rose for the second consecutive month in November to 21.2 tons to a total of 2,365 tons. The renewed buying interest from investors was on account of increased market volatility and the equity market sell-off.
Could Market Risks Bring Investors Back to Gold in 2019? The Federal Reserve Committee plans to meet for the last time in 2018 on December 18–19. The committee is widely expected to raise interest rates (TLT) by 25 basis points, marking the fourth hike this year.
The U.S. dollar appears to be on a mission to spoil Christmas in Goldville as weakness in the precious metal persists while the greenback gains. On Friday, global growth concerns stemming from China and Europe as well as more declines in the U.S. stock market couldn't help steer investors away from the U.S. dollar, which has been continuing its upward trajectory for most of the year. The U.S. Dollar Index (DXY), in turn, gained 0.36 percent by the close of Friday's session.
According to a report by the World Gold Council (or WGC), holdings in gold ETFs rose for the second consecutive month in November to 21.2 tons to a total of 2,365 tons. It also said that the global gold-backed ETF flows are now positive in US dollar (UUP) terms for the year. ETF flows were positive for the first time in four months. The renewed buying interest from investors was on account of increased market volatility and the equity market sell-off.
Ray Dalio, chair and chief investment officer of Bridgewater Associates, feels that stock investors aren’t prepared for the next bear market. According to CNBC, in a discussion at the Greenwich Economic Forum, Dalio said he doesn’t “think there’s much to protect investors” during a downturn. Ray Dalio also likes gold.
Goldman expects commodities to surge around 17% over the coming months. We have highlighted five ETFs which we think could be well positioned if Goldman prediction comes true.