Topic Archives: Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF (GDX)

This week I’m seeing a new wave of questions about this Jim Rickards ad from Agora, and the ad itself has been (clumsily) updated a few times since we covered it back in November of 2017 (the last version with the “by March 19, 2019” deadline even suggested that Yellen was still President of the […]

I’ve owned shares of Sandstorm Gold (SAND) for several years, and it was one of my larger holdings for a while, so readers ask about it with some frequency — particularly during times like these, when it is wildly volatile. So is Sandstorm Gold a buy today? Well, I haven’t sold any shares recently. But […]


  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    True enough, here's the three month chart of Sprott (orange), followed by the one-year, compared to GDX (red), GLD (gree...

  • goldstockbull

    You would have done 3x better simply investing in GDX over the past 3 months (+13%) than investing in Sprott (+4.5%). Ta...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    I do hope those hedges work this time around, particularly gold (which I also have exposure to) -- last time, gold did e...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Guess I was thinking US-listed, thanks for the correction. Good and gold stocks often diverge... this is what the b...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Mostly not gold, but baskets of precious metals and mining stocks. Similar to gold in that you invest in them because y...

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