Gold gains $109/oz. for the year, just shy of 7%, and the 12th consecutive annual rise, writes...

|By:, SA News Editor

Gold gains $109/oz. for the year, just shy of 7%, and the 12th consecutive annual rise, writes Brendan Conway. The cumulative gain during that period is $1,403/oz., or 516%. SPY is up 8.6% during the same period (before dividends).