Newmont Mining (NEM +3.4%) shares could rise 50%, Barron's Robin Blumenthal believes, ahead of a...

|About: Newmont Mining Corporation ... (NEM)|By:, SA News Editor

Newmont Mining (NEM +3.4%) shares could rise 50%, Barron's Robin Blumenthal believes, ahead of a potential rise in gold prices. Gold has historically outperformed gold mining stocks, but the ratio between the two is at an all-time high - an opportunity for investors, given Europe's troubles and the Fed's willingness to keep printing money to stoke the weak U.S. economy.