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Gold Loses As US-China Tensions Ease, Is a Respite in Sight

2018-05-23 zacks
It is indeed a positive development that the trade war between the two biggest world economies United States and China has been put on hold. However, this has taken the luster away from gold, a safe haven for investors in turbulent times.

 
Midas Gold Increases Board Size to Eight & Appoints an Additional Director

2018-05-22 globenewswire
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Midas Gold Corp. (TSX:MAX) (OTCQX:MDRPF) (“Midas Gold” or the “Company”) today announced that it has increased the size of its board of directors from seven to eight and appointed Mark Hill, Chief Investment Officer with Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) (TSX:ABX) (“Barrick”) to fill the additional position. The increase in board size and the appointment of a Barrick nominee to the board of directors is in accordance with the terms of the investor rights agreement entered into with Barrick in conjunction with the strategic investment by Barrick in Midas Gold that was completed on May 16, 2018.

 
Which Gold Miners Are Ray Dalio and John Paulson Betting On?

2018-05-18 marketrealist
Hedge funds increased their net positions in the SPDR Gold Shares ETF (GLD) during the first quarter. However, all isn’t so rosy for the VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (GDX). During the quarter, GDX’s holdings fell 15.4% sequentially.

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Tracking John Paulson's Paulson & Co. Portfolio - Q1 2018 Update

2018-05-18 seekingalpha
This article is part of a series that provides an ongoing analysis of the changes made to John Paulson's 13F stock portfolio on a quarterly basis. It is based on Paulson's regulatory 13F Form filed on 05/15/2018. Please visit our Tracking John Paulson's Paulson & Co. Portfolio series to get an idea of his investment philosophy and our previous update for the fund's moves during Q4 2017.

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2018-05-17 sec.gov
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Could Investors Keep Pouring Money into Gold ETFs?

2018-05-16 marketrealist
Gold ETF investors bought 173.4 tons of gold in 2017, which was 9% higher year-over-year. In 2018 year-to-date, the inflows in gold-backed ETFs have been strong. In times of increased volatility, investors are repositioning their portfolios to include more gold as a volatility hedge. Expectations of a global trade war triggered by President Trump’s import tariffs could lead investors to seek a haven in gold.

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2018-05-16 sec.gov
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2018-05-15 sec.gov
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South African Miners’ Valuations versus Global Miners

2018-05-14 marketrealist
South African miners have traditionally traded at a discount to their global counterparts (GDX), primarily due to South Africa’s laws, labor concerns, and infrastructure challenges. These factors typically result in lower production growth and higher costs. South African miners are also facing issues due to safety regulations at their mines following several accidents at their mines due to controllable and uncontrollable factors.

 
S.Africa's Solidarity union seeks at least 10 pct wage hikes in gold sector

2018-05-11 reuters
JOHANNESBURG, May 11 (Reuters) - South Africa trade union Solidarity has submitted wage hike demands in the gold sector of at least 10 percent annually over the next three years, according to a document submitted to the Chamber of Mines seen by Reuters.

 
B2Gold Reports Strong First Quarter 2018 Results; Significant Beat Against Budget for Cash Operating Costs and AISC and Dramatic Increase in Cash Flows from Operating Activities to $147 Million

2018-05-10 globenewswire
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- B2Gold Corp. (TSX:BTO) (NYSE AMERICAN:BTG) (NSX:B2G) (“B2Gold” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce its operational and financial results for the first quarter of 2018. The Company previously released its gold production and gold revenue for the first quarter of 2018 (see news release dated 04/11/18). All dollar figures are in United States dollars unless otherwise indicated.

 
How Precious Metals Are Moving in Relation to Core Indicators

2018-05-09 marketrealist
Gold and silver were marginally weak on Monday, May 7, declining 0.04% and 0.13%, respectively. Gold traded at $1,312.20 per ounce. Its RSI level has dropped to 30.0, which hints at a near-term reversal in its price. Its implied volatility remained at 9.1%.

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2018-05-08 sec.gov
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2018-05-08 sec.gov
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Ivanhoe Mines issues 2018 first quarter financial results and review of exploration and development activities

2018-05-08 globenewswire
TORONTO, May 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ivanhoe Mines (TSX:IVN) (OTCQX:IVPAF) today announced its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018. All figures are in U.S. dollars unless otherwise stated. Ivanhoe Mines is a Canadian mining company focused on advancing its three mine-development projects in Southern Africa: The Platreef platinum-palladium-nickel-copper-gold discovery in South Africa; the Kamoa-Kakula copper discovery in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC); and the extensive upgrading of the historic Kipushi zinc-copper-lead-germanium mine, also in the DRC.

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