The borrowing costs for France, Spain and many other Eurozone countries have soared to its peak, for example France debt is rising to approximately 87%...

Newmont Mining (NEM), a gold producer also engaged in the production of copper, has yields a solid 1.9% – 48 basis points more than 7-year Treasuries (a basis point is equal to 0.01 so 48 basis points are 0.48). Yamana Gold Inc. (AUY), a gold producer with gold production, gold development stage properties, exploration properties, Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited (AEM),...

Based on my own experience, a well-balanced portfolio should allot a certain amount, somewhere between 5-15%, to gold. You can either invest in the physical yellow metal, buy gold mining equities, or buy gold ETFs. I recently wrote an article explaining How to Buy Gold Mining Stocks right now and Top 5 Gold Stocks to buy and trade for 2010. Gold has been sought after for...