With commodity prices falling and mining project costs adding up, is this the time for investors to cash out?
The central bank will describe its plans for the next few months on Wednesday. The odds favor a bland announcement, which should cheer investors.
A month-long surge halts with Wednesday’s rout among shares of gold mining companies.
At long last, the precious metals are turning higher for the first time since last summer.
It's always good to think about survival, but it makes a terrible investing theme.
Stocks soar after the Federal Reserve chairman says the economy still needs help, and the Fed expects to keep rates low.
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