Gold Stocks Poised to Dethrone Top-Performing Oil in US, Canada

Oil and gas stocks have been the top performers in the U.S. and Canada to start the year, but gold miners are currently poised to steal that crown this month thanks to a combination of geopolitical risk in Europe and inflationary risk in North America.

In Toronto, where the most large-cap gold and mining stocks are traded, the S&P/TSX Composite Gold Index is up over 15% this month, outperforming Energy Index by 13 percentage points and the broader market by almost 15 percentage points each. 


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