This Day On The Street
Continue to site right-arrow
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

5 Metal and Mining Stocks to Watch

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- New Gold (NGD - Get Report), Endeavour Silver (EXK - Get Report) and Patriot Coal (PCX) are among a few mining stocks that outperformed the S&P 500 Metals and Mining Index last week gaining 5% to 10% vs. 3% increase registered by the index.

Most of the these stocks ended the week in green and a few of them are poised for further gains in the upcoming weeks, based on analysts' consensus estimates, company fundamentals and the performance of the underlying metals.

Among the laggards were Gold Reserve (GRZ), Solitario Exploration & Royalty (XPL - Get Report) and Mechel (MTL) which declined 3.8%, 3.4% and 2.5%, respectively.

Starting on the next page, we look at five metal and mining stocks, which have been ranked in terms of one-week returns, highest to least.

1 of 6

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!
GRZ $2.91 0.00%
CRS $35.69 -8.20%
EXK $2.06 8.42%
HSC $16.98 -1.62%
NGD $3.68 8.55%


DOW 17,698.18 -77.94 -0.44%
S&P 500 2,059.69 -8.20 -0.40%
NASDAQ 4,880.2280 -20.6570 -0.42%

Partners Compare Online Brokers

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs