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A Look at Mining Stocks’ Technicals

9h marketrealist
Recent market unrest has had a significant effect on precious metals and the US dollar, which influences dollar-denominated precious metals and mining stocks. In this part of the series, we’ll look at miners’ RSI (relative strength index) scores and implied volatility. The miners we’ve selected for our analysis are Wheaton Precious Metals (SLW), Randgold Resources (GOLD), AngloGold Ashanti (AU), and IAMGOLD (IAG).
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Will Currency Wars Move the US Dollar after Trade War Concerns?

2018-04-17 marketrealist
Yesterday, Donald Trump accused Russia and China of devaluing their currencies. Trump tweeted that China and Russia are playing “the currency devaluation game as the U.S. keeps raising interest rates. Not acceptable!” Investors should note that this is a contradiction of the US Treasury, which had maintained that no major trading partners are manipulating their currencies.
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Will Gold Take Cues from the Fed’s Decisions?

2018-04-17 marketrealist
Overall, gold has been rising in 2018, mainly due to the geopolitical tensions that keep increasing. First, we had fears of a US-China trade war, and now we have the Syrian chemical attack and subsequent air strikes. Another crucial element is the decline of the US dollar, which we’ll look at in the next part of this series.
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How Miners Are Performing

2018-04-10 marketrealist
Usually, precious metal mining companies follow precious metals. Gold, platinum, and palladium had an up-day on Monday, April 9. Though the mining companies tend to closely react to miners, they showed a mixed performance on Monday.
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Top Dividend Raises And Cuts For March 2018

2018-04-09 seekingalpha
Dividend growth investing is a popular model followed by the investing community to build assets. Companies which not only pay dividends, but raise them year after year have been shown to perform better overall for investor returns.
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How Mining Companies Are Performing Compared to Precious Metals

Mining companies gave mixed reactions on Wednesday, April 4, 2018. Gold rose, while the other three precious metals traded lower. Most of the time, miners follow the price movements of precious metals, but sometimes they are affected by company-specific and other market factors.
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Trump's Tweets Are Hurting The Markets - Cramer's Mad Money (4/5/18)

2018-04-06 seekingalpha
The volatile nature of the market has got Cramer worried. It's not going to be smooth sailing, as there are new risks affecting the market's rally.
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Market report: Shire shored up by suitor’s confidence

Deal-hungry traders lifted pharma takeover target Shire to a fresh three-month high after Japanese suitor Takeda laid the groundwork for a bid.
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Resolute to acquire 27% of Loncor as part of African expansion

Resolute Mining has secured a binding agreement to acquire 27 per cent of Canadian exploration company Loncor Resources, known for its gold prospects in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
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BlackRock's $1.3 Billion Gold Fund Feels Pain of Miners - Bloomberg

2018-04-04 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.
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Factors that Could Pressure the US Dollar and Benefit Gold

Gold’s recent gains came on the back of uncertainty, which was pinned by weakness in the US dollar (UUP). The dollar is down ~2.5% year-to-date, as the majority of the recent events were negative for the dollar. The Fed’s less-hawkish-than-expected guidance in the near term, trade war talks, recent inflation, and other economic data were mostly negative for the dollar.
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The Return of Volatility: Good News for Gold Investors

On March 23, 2018, gold futures hit a two-year high. Gold spot prices also rose 3.3% in the week ended March 23—the largest weekly gain since April 2016. The most recent spike in gold prices came after President Trump announced that the US government is considering import tariffs on $60.0 billion in imports from China. China also warned of $3.0 billion in retaliatory tariffs.
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Randgold Resources - GOLD - Drive to resolve industrial action at Tongon

2018-04-03 accesswire
ABIDJAN, COTE D IVOIRE / ACCESSWIRE / April 3, 2018 / Randgold Resources said today intermittent industrial action by the workforce of its mining subcontractor was having some impact on operations at its Tongon gold mine.
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Show of state power testing miners’ mettle

From the far corners of the globe they came: some of the world’s most powerful mining bosses, summoned to a dull conference room in Kinshasa to plead their case before the president of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
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Randgold Resources - GOLD - Mining code proposal submitted to DRC government

2018-03-29 accesswire
KINSHASA, DRC / ACCESSWIRE / March 29, 2018 / Mining industry representatives* in the Democratic Republic of Congo have submitted a formal proposal to the country's Ministry of Mines that is designed to address concerns about the recently revised mining code as well as the government's revenue needs.
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