A leading expert on the precious metal's prices says they won't soon return to the highs seen in 2011.
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The closure did not send fear soaring, and mining stocks suffered as a result.
The number of shares sold short in this South African gold and copper producer surged almost 90%.
The negativity about the precious metal hasn't been this great since its bull market began in 2001.
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