Articles Tagged "NYSE:NEM"

Recent M&A Activity in Gold Stocks

The gold space has seen some M&A activity in the past week. One acquisition was announced last Friday and two more came on Wednesday. Certainly, while the sub-$1,200 gold price might not be pleasing for gold bugs, it appears to be a good time for gold-mining companies and gold juniors alike to pick up assets.

Mining Investor Digest: Key Issues in Financial Reporting and Analysis for Mining, Part 3

Seven of the world's largest gold miners do not make sufficient revenues to sustain their business models. Here's a breakdown of those numbers and what they mean for investors.

Mining Investor Digest: Key Issues in Financial Reporting and Analysis for Mining, Part 2

Here we continue our review of cash flow statements. This series of articles aims to highlight relevant characteristics of accounting for mining in order to help readers with no formal training or background in accounting gain a better understanding of financial reporting in mining and identify key issues in mining operations.

Mining Investor Digest: Key Issues in Financial Reporting and Analysis for Mining, Part 1

This series of articles aims to highlight relevant characteristics of accounting for mining, thereby helping readers with no formal training or background in accounting gain a better understanding of financial reporting in mining.

Stocks Soar as Gold Breaks $1,260

Gold stocks were on a tear Thursday morning as the yellow metal broke $1,260 following the Swiss National Bank's decision to remove a cap on the Swiss franc. The surprise move, which essentially decouples the currency from the euro, sent the euro and dollar dropping against the Swiss franc, and has boosted demand for gold as a safe haven.