Bill in Congress Proposes Return to Gold Standard
H.R. 5404, a bill sponsored by Rep. Alex Mooney (R-WV), seeks to bring back the gold standard in the United States for the first time in almost 50 years.
Why Are Gold Mining Stocks Lagging Behind?
In the time since the precious metal prices began to fall from their highs in 2011 and 2012, the gold mining sector has struggled to recover.
How Much Gold Is In a Super Bowl Ring?
Before you watch Super Bowl LII between the Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patriots, find out how much gold makes it into the typical Super Bowl ring.
Commerzbank Ditches Precious Metals Division
Germany's largest lender, Commerzbank, is unexpectedly scrapping its precious metals business to focus more on other departments of the company.
Lithium Startups Challenge Majors
Booming global lithium demand from the explosion in electric cars is drawing new companies and new technologies into the lithium mining sector.