Time to go gold?

Ashton, Marc
April 2010
Finweek;4/22/2010, p70
The article examines the business conditions of several companies engaged in gold mining in South Africa including Harmony Gold Mining Co., AngloGold Ashanti Ltd. and Gold Fields Ltd.


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