Some golden (and sage) advice

THIS reporter can recall around five years ago having conversations with gold explorers and hearing one constant refrain: if only gold could get through the $US300 an ounce mark – and have it stay above that – then all will be well in the gold industry. Now, of course, $650/oz is not good enough. The Outcrop by Robin Bromby

The metal was today still sitting, slightly uneasily, above that support level in overnight trade.