Steve Nicastro
Contrarian, long only, gold & precious metals, oil & gas

Will Sandstorm Gold Rebound In 2014?

To say that Sandstorm Gold (NYSEMKT:SAND) had a rough year in 2013 is an understatement. While most gold stocks (NYSEARCA:GDX) were down big for the year due to the drop in the price of gold (NYSEARCA:GLD), Sandstorm dropped nearly 63 percent on the year. This was far worse than the performance of Sandstorm's peers: Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD) dropped 40 percent, Silver Wheaton (NYSE:SLW) dropped around 40 percent and Franco Nevada (NYSE:FNV) which shed 28 percent.

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However, this is what you should expect when you invest in a much smaller company like Sandstorm Gold - more leverage to the price of gold. The drops are more

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