Agnico-Eagle Mines (AEM) boasts the biggest YTD gain among 17 gold miners with market caps over...

|About: Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (AEM)|By:, SA News Editor

Agnico-Eagle Mines (AEM) boasts the biggest YTD gain among 17 gold miners with market caps over $17B after overcoming weather conditions at its Arctic mine that sent costs soaring. Analysts say AEM has succeeded where larger peers such as ABX and NEM have failed because it set targets it could achieve, while the others have been forced to cut forecasts.