Articles Tagged "TSX:ABX"

Stocks Soar as Gold Breaks $1,260

Gold – 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.

The Osisko-Virginia Mines Deal: Taking a Closer Look

Gold – While Osisko CEO Sean Roosen has called the agreement a "natural evolution," investors and market watchers are no doubt still impressed by the company's progress and are likely wondering how Osisko was able to make such a big move so quickly. Gold Investing News spoke with Roosen to get a little more insight into the deal.

Canadian Stocks Stronger as TSX Reaches Seven-week High

After sinking to an eight-month low in October, the main stock index on the TSX rose to a seven-week high on Tuesday, with nine of 10 sectors on the index recording gains. According to The Globe and Mail, the index has actually gained for five weeks in a row. That's the longest streak of weekly gains since March.