ETF Stocks: Precious metal ETFs to hold

ETF Stocks: Precious metal ETFs to hold

Precious metal ETFs have largely centred on gold stocks. While we continue to see the outlook for that precious metal as uncertain, for aggressive investors who want to hold precious metal ETFs, we have two of them below.

 In 2011, precious metal ETFS shot up along… Read More

Sale to fortify New Gold

NEW GOLD $1.20 (Toronto symbol NGD; TSINetwork Rating: Speculative) (888-315-9715; www.newgold.com; Shares outstanding: 575.5 million; Market cap: $694.5 million; No dividends paid) continues to explore the possible sale of the company along with other options.
New Gold has struggled to hit production targets at its biggest mine, Rainy River… Read More

Buy these juniors for a gold rebound

IAMGOLD $5.07 (Toronto symbol IMG; TSINetwork Rating: Speculative) (1-888-464-9999; www.iamgold.com; Shares outstanding: 450.7 million; Market cap: $3.3 billion; No dividends paid) owns 41% of the Sadiola gold mine in Mali; 90% of the Essakane mine in Burkina Faso; 100% of the Westwood mine in Quebec; and 95% of… Read More

Rising output strengthens their appeal

NEW GOLD $3.16 (Toronto symbol NGD; TSINetwork Rating: Speculative) (888-315-9715; www.newgold.com; Shares outstanding: 575.5 million; Market cap: $1.8 billion; No dividends paid) has four mines: the Mesquite project in the U.S.; Cerro San Pedro in Mexico; Rainy River in Ontario; and the New Afton operation in B.C.
The company… Read More

Updating Chipotle, New Gold, and Weight Watchers

CHIPOTLE MEXICAN GRILL $319.70 (New York symbol CMG; TSINetwork Rating: Extra Risk) (303-595- 4000; www.chipotle.com; Shares outstanding: 28.2 million; Market cap: $9.0 billion; No dividend) continues its fight to rebuild its reputation and customer traffic after its food contamination scares.

Chipotle has implemented highly publicized food-safety… Read More