Core Equity Portfolio Update – Precious Metal Miners (GOLD, PAAS, AEM)

With the U.S. government and the U.S. Federal Reserve going “all in” with a fiscal and monetary one-two punch, the ideal environment for gold is set.  The Federal Reserve has now taken its “easy money” policy to unprecedented levels.  On March 3, the central bank issued an “emergency” 50-basis-point cut to the benchmark federal funds … Read more

Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd. (AEM)

Agnico Eagle Mines engages in the exploration, development, and production of mineral properties in Canada, Mexico, and Finland. The company operates through Northern Business and Southern Business segments. It primarily produces and sells gold, as well as explores for silver, zinc, and copper deposits. The company’s flagship property is the LaRonde mine located in the … Read more