Pat: What do you think about SPDR Gold Trust?

SPDR Gold Trust ETF, $130.11, symbol GLD on New York (Shares outstanding: 302.8 million; Market cap: $39.4 billion; www.spdrgoldshares.com), holds gold bullion and, from time to time, cash.

Unlike stocks, commodity investments such as gold bullion do not generate income. Instead they come with a.. Read More

Gold investing: If you want to hold gold bullion….

If you are interested in gold investing, we recommend staying away from buying gold bullion, coins (unless you collect them as a hobby) or certificates representing an interest in bullion. Unlike stocks, commodity investments like gold bullion do not generate income. Instead, they come with… Read More