A nice late-year run by stocks combined with the fall in gold prices has allowed the DJIA (with...

|By:, SA News Editor

A nice late-year run by stocks combined with the fall in gold prices has allowed the DJIA (with dividends included) to pull ahead of the yellow metal's performance for 2011 - a massive turnaround from late summer, when gold was in the lead by 26%. Goldbugs retain a big advantage over the last decade though, +465% vs. a 54% total return for the Dow.