With record high gold prices sending investors scurrying for mining stocks, which of the following do you consider the strongest play in the mining sector? Take our poll, and see the consensus of TheStreet.
Record high gold prices are sending investors scurrying for mining stocks this week. Among the players, on Tuesday AngloGold Ashanti ( AU) went higher by 8.7%, Gold Fields ( GFI) added 6.6% and Harmony Gold Mining ( HMY) tracked higher by 9.1%. Among the bigger outfits, American depositary shares for BHP Billton ( BBL) and Rio Tinto ( RTP) also bid higher, adding 3.1% and 4.4% for the day's effort. Against that backdrop, tell us which mining company you consider the best play on rising gold prices. Leave a comment and give us your thoughts, but also tell us if you have a favored play that's not on the list. -- Written by Sung Moss in New York