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Price of Gold

Learn From the Gold Debacle

Dan Solin | Posted 07.09.2013 | Business
Dan Solin

At the outset, let me state that I have no idea whether the price of gold will continue to decline or will reach new highs. Neither does anyone else. That's precisely my point.

Look Who's Buying Bootie!

Posted 06.16.2012 | Business

The super-rich have taken a cue from pirates. The share of wealthy investors buying up treasure has increased over the past five years, according ...

Is Gold The Next Bubble?

AP | By SARAH DiLORENZO | Posted 10.17.2011 | Home

NEW YORK -- For what is normally a sleepy month, there are so many customers at the Gold Standard, a New York company that buys jewelry, that it feels...

WATCH: Maddow Gives Shout-Out To Denver Mining Company

Posted 10.09.2011 | Denver

Rachel Maddow gave a huge shout out to--of all things--a Denver mining company on her show last night. Not for environmentally friendly practices, or...

Gold Passes $1,400 An Ounce

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Gold prices surged above $1,400 an ounce Tuesday as a weaker dollar pushed investors into the safe haven of precious metals. Gold al...

10 Largest Funds Own More Gold Than Almost Every Country In The World

Bloomberg | Cam Simpson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

James Burton didn't have a penny invested in gold of the $142.8 billion he managed as chief executive officer of the California Public Employees' Reti...

A Chemist Explains Why Gold Prices Have Been Soaring

NPR | Jacob Goldstein and David Kestenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The periodic table lists 118 different chemical elements. And yet, for thousands of years, humans have really, really liked one of them in particular...

Limping Gold Poised to Run Again

Dan Dorfman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dan Dorfman

San Francisco money manager Gary Wollin may offer one of the best strategies for playing gold. In a nutshell, put 5% of your assets in gold and pray it goes down in price because almost everything else will then go up.