Gold Stocks: The Definitive Guide to Investing

Gold Bullion

Table of Contents

  • Why Invest in Gold Stocks
  • Gold Stocks vs Physical Gold
  • How to Research Top Gold Stocks

Why Invest in Gold Stocks?

There is often a lot of confusion about why people choose to invest their hard-earned money into Gold. That is a question that we will tackle in a post all to itself. Rather, the question that we will tackle here is ‘why would investors choose to buy gold stocks’?

How to Research Top Gold Stocks

Research on publicly traded companies are critical to successfully navigating the stock market, but

Types of Gold Stocks

One thing that needs to be understood is that there are various types of gold stocks; stage of development, exposure to gold, production vs exploration, senior producers, junior exploration, royalty, streaming and the list goes on and on.

Gold Stocks vs Physical Gold

List of Gold Stocks

This is our list of gold stocks, with a number of sortable filters for you to compare and contrast various companies. We offer two unique fields that we believe will be of particular interest for gold investors, (i) Volume Deviation [VolD] and (ii) Market Capitalization / Proven & Probable Reserves [MC / PP].

Volume Deviation measures correlation between the current volume against the 3 month daily average.

Market Capitalization / Proven & Probable Ratio provides a value-based measurement between the value of the company and their exisiting gold reserves.


Company Ticker Symbol Last Price Change Daily Low Daily High Volume
Agnico Eagle Mines AEM 44.63 -0.60 43.96 45.06 1823243
Alamos Gold AGI.TO 8.17 -0.13 8.05 8.31 1324938
Albemarle ALB 140.89 +1.38 139.02 140.89 1576348
Alix Resources AIX.V 0.05 -0.00 0.05 0.05 1989650
Alset Energy ION.V 0.08 +0.00 0.08 0.08 142801
Altura Fpo AJM.AX 0.355 +0.000 0.350 0.360 7961392
American Manganese AMY.V 0.195 +0.000 0.185 0.200 185117
Anglogold AGG.AX 2.50 +0.06 2.47 2.50 600
Aralez Pharmaceuticals ARZ.TO 1.86 +0.07 1.77 1.86 7230
Argonaut Gold AR.TO 2.33 -0.07 2.27 2.40 669850
Arizona Mining AZ.TO 3.24 +0.00 3.16 3.25 236437
Ascot Resources AOT.V 1.30 -0.03 1.30 1.33 48490
Atac Resources ATC.V 0.54 +0.00 0.53 0.56 88950
Atacama Pacific Gold ATM.V 0.70 +0.04 0.69 0.70 40000
Aureus Mining AUE.TO +0 0
Avalon Advanced Materials AVL.TO 0.135 +0.000 0.135 0.140 137550
B2gold BTO.TO 3.28 -0.02 3.26 3.31 1771689
Bacanora Minerals BCN.V 1.43 +0.00 1.40 1.44 67287
Balmoral Resources BAR.TO 0.49 -0.01 0.49 0.52 90335
Banro BAA.TO 0.415 +0.000 0.415 0.415 517
Barkerville Gold Mines BGM.V 0.77 +0.01 0.74 0.77 623825
Barrick Gold ABX.TO 18.64 -0.21 18.59 18.84 2002655
Belo Sun Mining BSX.TO 0.53 +0.02 0.51 0.53 160016
Caledonia Mining CAL.TO 7.04 +0.24 7.04 7.05 220
Cb Gold CBJ.V +0 0
Centamin CEY.L 142.20 +2.90 140.35 142.50 437864
Centerra Gold CG.TO 8.76 -0.16 8.75 8.90 236739
China Gold International Resources CGG.TO 2.00 +0.00 1.98 2.02 471261
Coeur Mining CDE 7.59 -0.15 7.57 7.80 2089460
Continental Gold Inc CNL.TO 3.10 -0.05 3.10 3.15 335568
Corvus Gold KOR.TO 1.26 +0.04 1.23 1.27 18899
Critical Elements CRE.V 1.75 +0.02 1.74 1.77 102118
Cypress Development CYP.V 0.165 -0.005 0.160 0.175 84050
Dajin Resources DJI.V 0.13 +0.00 0.12 0.13 205500
Dalradian Resources DNA.TO 1.22 -0.03 1.21 1.24 27582
Detour Gold DGC.TO 13.75 -0.06 13.66 13.97 961863
Dynacor Gold Mines DNG.TO 1.96 -0.07 1.93 2.05 62150
Eastmain Resources ER.TO 0.295 -0.010 0.280 0.315 382400
Eldorado Gold ELD.TO 1.62 -0.12 1.57 1.71 4920856
Endeavour Mining EDV.TO 22.93 +0.12 22.62 23.07 136907
Eureka Resources EUK.V 0.035 +0.000 0.035 0.035 7000
Evolution Mining EVN.AX 2.33 -0.03 2.33 2.37 4703327
Exeter Resource XRC.TO 1.93 +0.04 1.85 1.94 6000
First Quantum Minerals FM.TO 14.43 +0.17 14.09 14.53 2262386
Franco-Nevada FNV.TO 102.52 +0.03 101.76 102.99 345633
Fresnillo FRES.L 1315.00 +13.00 1312.00 1324.00 64871
Gabriel Resources GBU.TO 0.32 +0.00 0.31 0.32 83700
Galaxy Resources GXY.AX 3.71 +0.26 3.45 3.72 5328909
Gold Fields GFI 3.97 -0.04 3.94 4.01 3021692
Gold Standard Ventures GSV.V 2.08 +0.03 2.00 2.14 193522
Goldcorp GG 13.06 -0.32 13.05 13.34 6152269
Golden Arrow Resources GRG.V 0.46 +0.01 0.45 0.46 14928
Golden Queen Mining GQM.TO 0.275 -0.005 0.265 0.285 182771
Golden Reign Resources GRR.V 0.30 +0.00 0.30 0.30 51000
Goldgroup Mining GGA.TO 0.06 +0.00 0.05 0.06 133000
Goldquest Mining GQC.V 0.28 +0.00 0.28 0.29 382000
Goldstrike Resources GSR.V 0.26 +0.01 0.25 0.26 68550
Gowest Gold GWA.V 0.145 +0.000 0.140 0.160 190500
Guyana Goldfields GUY.TO 4.60 +0.36 4.39 4.75 1254896
Harmony Gold Mining HMY 1.73 -0.05 1.71 1.77 1989974
Harte Gold HRT.TO 0.46 -0.02 0.44 0.48 653806
Iamgold IMG.TO 7.08 -0.12 7.04 7.18 747280
International Tower Hill Mines ITH.TO 0.55 -0.02 0.55 0.59 25100
Jaguar Mining JAG.TO 0.32 -0.01 0.31 0.33 238400
Kinross Gold K.TO 5.10 -0.02 5.06 5.15 1308494
Kirkland Lake Gold KGI.TO +0 0
Lexam VG Gold LEX.TO 0.22 -0.00 0.22 0.22 18000
Lion One Metals LIO.V 0.51 +0.00 0.51 0.51 15000
Lydian International LYD.TO 0.355 +0.010 0.350 0.360 177264
Majestic Gold MJS.V 0.06 +0.00 0.06 0.06 10000
Marathon Gold MOZ.TO 1.03 -0.02 1.03 1.05 125351
Midas Gold MAX.TO 0.78 +0.03 0.75 0.78 51883
Minnova MCI.V 0.60 +0.00 0.60 0.60 14500
Moneta Porcupine Mines ME.TO 0.215 +0.010 0.205 0.215 52000
Nevada Sunrise Gold NEV.V 0.115 -0.005 0.115 0.120 107300
Nevsun Resources NSU.TO 3.04 -0.05 3.03 3.13 1245040
New Gold NGD.TO 4.27 -0.24 4.26 4.53 1420509
Newcrest Mining NCM.AX 22.60 +0.19 22.32 22.63 1411452
Newmont Mining NEM 36.16 -0.07 35.88 36.30 4114382
NGEx Resources NGQ.TO 1.00 +0.01 1.00 1.00 5533
Novagold Resources NG.TO 5.26 +0.01 5.23 5.30 69128
Nulegacy Gold NUG.V 0.18 -0.01 0.17 0.19 222135
Oakridge Global Energy OGES 0.0078 +0.0000 0
Oceanagold OGC.TO 3.46 -0.07 3.46 3.53 965213
Orocobre ORL.TO 4.85 +0.20 4.70 4.91 125509
Orvana Minerals ORV.TO 0.225 -0.015 0.220 0.230 41450
Pilbaramin Minerals PLS.AX 0.845 +0.035 0.800 0.850 15978978
Pilot Gold PLG.TO 0.455 +0.025 0.435 0.460 233351
Premier Gold Mines PG.TO 3.43 +0.01 3.39 3.45 134832
Pretium Resources PVG 11.27 -0.09 11.16 11.33 876710
Primero Mining P.TO 0.085 +0.000 0.080 0.085 744265
Probe Metals PRB.V 1.42 +0.00 1.41 1.43 34445
Pure Energy Minerals PE.V 0.45 +0.01 0.44 0.46 93650
Randgold Resources GOLD 98.27 -0.56 97.72 98.64 213253
Red Eagle Mining RD.V +0 0
Redriver Resources RVR.AX 0.2975 +0.0075 0.2850 0.3000 3699042
Robex Resources RBX.V 0.09 -0.00 0.09 0.09 213000
Roxgold ROG.V 1.33 +0.00 1.31 1.40 282384
Royal Gold RGLD 84.11 -0.86 83.60 84.86 374457
Rtg Mining RTG.TO 0.12 -0.05 0.12 0.12 1000
Rupert Resources RUP.V 0.95 -0.01 0.95 0.95 5000
Rye Patch Gold RPM.V 0.205 -0.015 0.205 0.225 174987
Sabina Gold And Silver SBB.TO 2.13 -0.03 2.09 2.16 275923
Seabridge Gold SEA.TO 17.46 +0.52 16.91 17.53 63972
SEMAFO SMF.TO 3.24 -0.04 3.18 3.29 762945
Sienna Resources SIE.V 0.155 +0.005 0.155 0.155 27000
Sirios Resources SOI.V 0.34 +0.01 0.32 0.34 47500
Skeena Resources SKE.V 0.48 +0.01 0.48 0.49 155217
SQM SQM 59.74 -0.05 58.81 60.63 2050881
St Augustine Gold And Copper SAU.TO 0.035 +0.000 0.035 0.035 5000
Sunridge Gold SGC.V +0 0
Tanzanian Royalty Exploration TNX.TO 0.34 -0.03 0.34 0.37 80800
Teranga Gold TGZ.TO 2.62 -0.08 2.61 2.69 121311
Terrax Minerals TXR.V 0.50 +0.00 0.47 0.50 153000
Timmins Gold TMM.TO 0.65 +0.03 0.62 0.65 2416427
Torex Gold Resources TXG.TO 17.79 -0.11 17.73 17.96 175652
Treasury Metals TML.TO 0.62 -0.03 0.62 0.66 243745
Tristar Gold TSG.V 0.25 -0.02 0.24 0.26 67000
Victoria Gold VIT.V 0.51 +0.00 0.51 0.53 214750
Wesdome Gold Mines WDO.TO 1.79 -0.04 1.77 1.83 267393
West Kirkland Mining WKM.V 0.07 +0.01 0.06 0.07 35000
Yamana Gold YRI.TO 3.35 -0.04 3.31 3.38 2188987