For most gold investors 2014 has started out with a bang as almost all the gold miners and explorers are up by double digit gains year-to-date. In fact, an investor would be hard-pressed to find any miner that hasn't been well into the green this year - except for Alamos Gold (NYSE:AGI).
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As investors can see, while the Market Vectors Gold Miner index (NYSEARCA:GDX) has registered a strong 15% gain YTD, Alamos Gold is down almost 20% since the year began.
What's the reason for this significant divergence? A combination of the company's lowered production guidance for the year coupled with rising costs - not a good combination for a company that has...
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