Agenda for Vancouver Investment Conference

Section:

10:42p ET Thursday, January 16, 2003

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

A friend asks for a chart comparing the performance
of the shares of hedged and unhedged gold mining
companies. We all have our favorite unhedged
companies, so maybe it is best to use the composite
index, the American Stock Exchange's Gold Bugs
index ("Basket of Unhedged Gold Stocks"), the HUI.
As for hedged companies, who else but the infamous
Barrick Gold, whose share price today is actually
lower than it was a year ago, despite gold's
tremendous rise?

The difference is more than 100 percent.

So this chart may be most instructive:

http://finance.yahoo.com/q?d=c&c=ABX&k=c1&t=1y&s=%
5Ehui&a=v&p=s&l=on&z=m&q=l

If that link breaks in your copy of this dispatch,
try the one below, reconfigured by an Internet site
that shrinks links to fit in emails. We haven't used
this before but, if it works well, maybe we should.

http://ls.shapebyforce.com/sbf/84

CHRIS POWELL, Secretary/Treasurer
Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee Inc.

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RECOMMENDED INTERNET SITES
FOR DAILY MONITORING OF GOLD
AND PRECIOUS METALS
NEWS AND ANALYSIS

Free sites:

http://www.theminingweb.com/

http://www.gold-eagle.com/

http://www.kitco.com/

http://www.usagold.com/

http://www.GoldSeek.com/

http://www.goldenbar.com/

http://www.silver-investor.com

http://www.thebulliondesk.com/

http://www.sharelynx.net

http://www.mininglife.com/

http://www.financialsense.com

http://www.goldensextant.com

http://www.goldismoney.info/index.html

http://www.depression2.tv

Subscription site:

http://www.lemetropolecafe.com/

Eagle Ranch discussion site:

http://os2eagle.net/checksum.htm

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COIN AND PRECIOUS METALS DEALERS
WHO HAVE SUPPORTED GATA
AND BEEN RECOMMENDED
BY OUR MEMBERS

Centennial Precious Metals
3033 East 1st Ave.
Suite 403
Denver, Colorado 80206
www.USAGold.com
Michael Kosares, Proprietor
US (800) 869-5115
Canada 1-800-294-9462
European Union 00-800-2760-2760
Australia 0011-800-2760-2760
cpm@usagold.com

Colorado Gold
222 South 5th St.
Montrose, Colorado 81401
www.ColoradoGold.com
Don Stott, Proprietor
1-888-786-8822
Gold@gwe.net

Investment Rarities Inc.
7850 Metro Parkwa
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55425
http://www.gloomdoom.com
Greg Westgaard, Sales Manager
1-800-328-1860, Ext. 8889
gwestgaard@investmentrarities.com

Lee Certified Coins
P.O. Box 1045
454 Daniel Webster Highway
Merrimack, New Hampshire 03054
www.certifiedcoins.com
Ed Lee, Proprietor
1-800-835-6000
leecoins@aol.com

Miles Frankl Ltd.
3601 Park Center Building
Suite 120
St. Louis Park, Minn. 55416
1-800-822-8080 / 952-929-1129
fax: 952-925-0143
http://www.milesfranklin.com
Contacts: David Schectman,
Andy Schectman, and Bob Sichel

Resource Consultants Inc.
6139 South Rural Road
Suite 103
Tempe, Arizona 85283-2929
Pat Gorman, Proprietor
1-800-494-4149, 480-820-5877
Metalguys@aol.com

Swiss America Trading Corp.
15018 North Tatum Blvd.
Phoenix, Arizona 85032
http://www.buycoin.com
Dr. Fred I. Goldstein, Senior Broker
1-800-BUY-COIN
figoldstein@buycoin.com

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