Go to the Globe and Mail homepage

Jump to main navigationJump to main content


Don't count mining shares out yet Add to ...

Subscribers Only

Mining shares aren’t the dirt-cheap bargains they were a year ago, but still have room to rise in 2017.

A pick up in global growth coupled with less in the way of new production should support metal prices this year, observers say.

While nobody sees stock-price gains to match last year – when Barrick Gold Corp. doubled, Glencore PLC tripled and Teck Resources Ltd. quintupled – the sector still seems reasonably priced and could benefit from factors ranging from Trumponomics to momentum trading.

Report Typo/Error

Follow on Twitter: @IanMcGugan

Also on The Globe and Mail

Coal miners cautious of Donald Trump's industry promises (AP Video)

More Related to this Story


Next story




Most popular videos »

More from The Globe and Mail

Most popular