Gold Prices

Barrick Gold Hit With Huge Loss

CP | Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.01.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - A massive writedown on the Pascua-Lama mine in Chile helped push Barrick Gold Corp. to a second-quarter loss of US$8.56 billion, but the Tor...

Crashing Gold Prices Hit Barrick Hard

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.24.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO, Cananda - Shareholders of Barrick Gold. Corp. (TSX:ABX) voted against an executive pay resolution at the company's annual meeting on Tuesday ...

TSX, Loonie Plunge As Fear Grips Markets

CP | John Valorzi, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.22.2011 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Fears that a suffocating debt crisis could choke the life out of the world's delicate economic recovery battered the world's stock markets T...

European Debt Crisis Sends Markets Tumbling, Again

CP | Sunny Freeman, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.12.2011 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Toronto stock market reduced afternoon losses but closed down more than 200 points amid plummeting gold prices and fresh anxiety over a ...

Gold Plummets $200 From Record High

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 10.25.2011 | Canada Business

The price of gold plummeted some $200 in Thursday trading from its record highs earlier this week, taking the steam out of a commodity that has been b...

Cash-For-Gold Dealers Say Business Never Better

Toronto Star | Posted 10.24.2011 | Canada Business

With gold prices topping $1,800 (U.S.) an ounce for the first time earlier this month and continuing to rise — on Monday gold hit a record high of a...

Surprise, Surprise: Gold Hits Another Record

CP | Posted 10.19.2011 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Investors flocked to gold Friday, sending it to the latest of a series of record highs, as fears about recession in the world's major...

TSX Edges Higher As Dow Plummets Again

CP | Posted 10.10.2011 | Canada Business

UPDATE: Toronto's S&P/TSX composite index bucked the trend south of the border and ended the day higher, finishing up nearly 90 points over Tuesday's ...

LIVE UPDATES: Markets' Wild Monday

CP | Christian Cotroneo | Posted 10.08.2011 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Fear gripped financial markets Monday as the fallout of a downgrade of America's credit worthiness crushed stocks and investors seeking safet...

Gold Hits New Record As Investors Flee Stocks

CP | Posted 10.08.2011 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - The price of gold is streaking past $1,700 an ounce for the first time. Investors, beset by worries about the U.S. debt downgrade,...

TSX: Another Day, Another Drop

CP | Posted 10.05.2011 | Canada Business

TORONTO - As the Toronto stock market took a beating for the second straight day Friday, Sinny Abili quietly read a book on a bench in Toronto's finan...

Lake Shore Gold Shares Drop After Disappointing Second Quarter

THE CANADIAN PRESS | Posted 09.18.2011 | Canada Business

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- TORONTO - Shares of Lake Shore Gold Corp. (TSX:LSG) fell 15 per cent in trading Tuesday after the company reported lower than ex...

Rising Gold Stocks Keep Lower TSX In Check

THE CANADIAN PRESS | Posted 09.17.2011 | Canada Business

THE CANADIAN PRESS — TORONTO - The Toronto stock market was lower Monday but losses were held in check by rising gold stocks as the precious metal m...

Gold Soars To Record High

CBC | Posted 09.12.2011 | Canada Business

CBC -- The price of gold hit a record high Wednesday as investors continued to flock to the precious metal as a perceived safe haven amid global finan...