Are Gold Mining Stocks Set to Take Off?

So far this year, mining stocks have lagged behind the soaring price of gold.


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If you're looking for broad exposure to all gold mining stocks, Park suggests two ETFs: Market Vectors Gold Miners (GDX) and Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners (GDXJ). The former provides exposure to the largest mining stocks, and the latter offers exposure to "junior" miners—those that are considered small and midsize stocks.

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