Fed’s Risky QE4 Stock Ramp

31.01.2020 Fed’s Risky QE4 Stock Ramp   The US stock markets dramatically surged mostly in a straight line since mid-October.  This extraordinary rally started when the Federal Reserve announced it would resume expanding its balance sheet for the first time in years.  The deluge of new liquidity from that quantitative-easing bond buying has again acted

Gold-Stock Mega-Mergers Bad?

February, 15,  2019 The world’s two biggest gold miners both announced mega-mergers over the past 5 months or so.  These huge deals briefly garnered some interest in the usually-forgotten gold-stock sector, and fleeting praise from Wall Street analysts.  But gold-stock mega-mergers are bad news for gold-miner shareholders on all sides.  They reveal the serious struggles

Newmont and Goldcorp Combine to Create World’s Leading Gold Company

January, 14,  2019 Newmont and Goldcorp Combine to Create World’s Leading Gold Company World-class portfolio of assets to support sustainable, profitable gold production over long-term horizon DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) (Newmont or the Company) and Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE: GG, TSX: G) (Goldcorp) today announced they have entered into a definitive agreement in