Gold miners (GDX +1%) turn positive as gold climbs past $1,390/oz.: ABX +0.9%, GG +1.1%, NEM...

|By:, SA News Editor

Gold miners (GDX +1%) turn positive as gold climbs past $1,390/oz.: ABX +0.9%, GG +1.1%, NEM +1.2%, IAG +2.1%, GFI +1.3%, AUY +2.4%, NGD +1.3%. The link between gold miners and gold has been strong lately: The 24-day correlation between the spot price of gold and GDX has remained above 90% for five days, the longest such streak since July 2012.