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AbraPlata: CMR's full analysis of an Argentina focussed gold and silver junior

May 2020

The gold futures price reached US$1,767/ounce this week before retreating, which was the second time it has surpassed US$1,760 in the past two months, marking some of gold's highest levels in several years.Read More

Corona Strikes Back In Europe. Will It Boost Gold? / Commodities / Gold & Silver 2020

September 25, 2020 / marketoracle.co.uk

The number of new daily infections in Europe is rapidly increasing, even reaching new heights in several countries. That is just another reminder that the second wave in fall or winter is upon us. Yes, I know. You are all fed up reading about the coronavirus. And yet, the coronavirus is not fed up with spreading around the globe. The number of new daily infections keeps going up, as the chart belo...Read More

Negative sentiment outweighing fundamentals in uranium pricing

May 19, 2015 / www.miningmarkets.ca

Of all the metals out there, uranium probably takes the prize for the strongest example of sentiment outweighing fundamentals in the resource sector.While today's spot price is nearly 30% higher than its eight year low of approximately US$28 per lb. in May last year, it remains far below the estimated US$65 a lb. to US$70 per lb. required for many uranium producers to make money. That fact alone i...Read More

US STOCKS-Wall St slips as focus shifts to Jackson Hole

August 24, 2017 / www.kitco.com

* Yellen to speak on Friday, no new policy view expected* Dollar Tree, Signet rise on strong earnings reports* Hormel, JM Smucker fall after disappointing results* Oil slips 1.75 pct as dollar gains ahead of Jackson Hole* Indexes down: Dow 0.06 pct, S&P 0.14 pct, Nasdaq 0.29 pct (Updates to early afternoon)By Sruthi ShankarAug 24 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks were mostly lower in early afternoon trading...Read More

How did #gold #silver #copper #oil performed last week? Find out here:

March 03, 2018 / bit.ly

Gold was flat on Friday while silver, copper and oil all fell on the back of the Trump administration's tariffs announcement.Read full newsRead More

Gold Stocks Cheaper Than 2015 Bottom

September 19, 2018 / seekingalpha.com

Trade war with China is becoming a currency war.India's tax loop hole for gold.Commercial traders are net long for the first time in 17 years.Gold sentiment is at extreme lows.Kinesis is a new gold-backed cryptocurrency.This is one of the most unusual and interesting Gold (GLD) markets that I can remember in well over a decade for a number of reasons. In January, the Trump administration began...Read More

CORRECTED-PRECIOUS-Gold consolidates ahead of U.S. data with focus on Fed

July 26, 2019 / www.kitco.com

(Corrects seventh graph to clarify investors expect U.S. Fed tocut interest rates by 25 basis points and not 0.25 basis points) * Gold set for first weekly decline in three weeks * U.S. GDP data due at 1230 GMT * Silver and platinum on track for third weekly gainBy Karthika Suresh Namboothiri and Arpan VargheseJuly 26 (Reuters) - Gold firmed on Friday, having shed 1% inthe previous session on robu...Read More

Sotheby's to Sell 119ct. Sapphire in Hong Kong

September 29, 2020 / www.diamonds.net

RAPAPORT... Sotheby's will sell a 118.88-carat, royal-blue, unheated Burmese sapphire in Hong Kong next week, the largest of its kind the auction house has offered in 20 years. The cushion-shaped stone, surrounded by pear-shaped diamonds weighing a total of 16.06 carats, will lead the October 7 Magnificent Jewels sale, Sotheby's said Monday. A pear-shaped, 4.84-carat, fancy-vivid-blue, internally...Read More

OK2 Minerals Announces Private Placement

February 14, 2017 / kincommunications.com

Vancouver, BC - OK2 Minerals Ltd. (TSX-V:OK | FRA: 1KO) (the "Company" or "OK2 Minerals") is pleased to announce a private placement offering for the sale of up to 12,000,000 units (each, a "Unit") at the issue price of $0.125 per Unit for gross proceeds of up to $1,500,000. Each Unit shall comprise of one common share and one-half of one share purchase warrant, where each whole warrant (a "Warra...Read More

#GoldPrice falls as investors await #InterestRate clues from #Fed:

August 24, 2017 / bit.ly

Interest rates will be up for discussion at an upcoming three-day meeting of global central banks in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.Read full newsRead More

Zinc turned upside down as prices tank and stockpiles surge

March 05, 2018 / www.mining.com

The zinc market is making a U-turn.The market shot up over the past two years, but is now in retreat. Prices have tumbled 8 percent since a peak in mid-February. On Monday, the losses deepened after data from the London Metal Exchange showed the biggest increase in inventories in almost three decades.Click here for more on the jump in zinc stockpilesHere's why the delivery matters for the global z...Read More

BlackRock's Fink: U.S. 'a big winner' in trade war in short-term - Yahoo Summit

September 20, 2018 / www.kitco.com

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Larry Fink, chief executive of BlackRock (BLK.N), the world’s largest asset manager, on Thursday said the United States is “a big winner” in the trade war with China “in the short-term.”Fink, speaking at Yahoo Finance’s second annual “All Markets Summit,” said the United States is currently the dominant force in the trade war bec...Read More

EUROPE ALLOY STEEL SURCHARGES: August values follow nickel price upward

July 30, 2019 / www.metalbulletin.com

The monthly European alloy steel surcharges for August have increased from the levels for July following a recent surge in nickel prices, Fastmarkets heard on Monday July 29.Fsatmarkets' stainless steel cold-rolled sheet, 2mm grade 304 alloy surcharge, domestic, Europe, is likely to rise to 1,337-1,382 ($1,487-1,537) per tonne for August, according to data released by Outokumpu, Acerinox and Apera...Read More

Sports agent Drew Rosenhaus: 'I am very worried' about NFL season after Titans coronavirus cases

October 20, 2001 / marketsanity.com

"I am very worried because we're only basically going into our fourth week of the season and we're already postponing a game. It's very concerning."Continue...Read More

The giant copper pit Chile is betting its future on

October 16, 2013 / www.mining.com

Andina workers getting ready for a shift. Chilean mine employees earn an average annual salary of more than $97,000 per year. NEXT SLIDEBACK TO THE STARTRead More

Copper Tries To Win Gold Among Commodities

August 25, 2017 / www.marketwatch.com

For all the talk about slumping commodities prices against the backdrop of a weaker dollar, there is copper. One of the most widely watched commodities is surging this year. After climbing about 2 percent on above-average volume on Thursday, the iPath Bloomberg Copper Subindex Total Return ETN JJC, +0.09% is up more than 21 percent year to date, good for one of the best performances among commodit...Read More

Ron Paul warns that market dangers are 'bigger than ever,' even if Trump backs away from tariff threat

March 05, 2018 / marketsanity.com

Ron Paul discusses trade, tariffs and the market.Dr. Ron Paul is a physician and former twelve-term congressman from Texas who ran for president in 2008. He is the author of eight books, including the New York Times bestsellers The Revolution: A Manifesto and End The Fed. An unwavering defender of the US Constitution, Paul has been an advocate of sound money, personal liberty, free markets, and in...Read More

Trump administration a threat to international peace and security: Iran's Zarif

September 21, 2018 / www.kitco.com

GENEVA (Reuters) - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif tweeted on Friday that the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump was a threat to the Middle East and to the global community.“It is true that there is a real threat to our region and to international peace and security: That threat is the Trump Administration’s sense of entitlement to destabilize the world along w...Read More

Cobre Panama commercial copper output brought forward to Q3

July 31, 2019 / www.metalbulletin.com

The accelerated ramp-up of the new Cobre Panama copper mine in the central American country has brought the start of its commercial production forward by several months to before the end of the third quarter, according to owner First Quantum Minerals.The company had previously expected to begin commercial production at the mine in Panama, which is the industry's only major greenfield project and w...Read More

Kinross to acquire 70% interest in the high-quality Peak Gold project in Alaska

October 03, 2020 / dlvr.it

TORONTO, Sep 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) --Project to leverage the Company's Fort Knox mill and expected to add to production and cash flow profile...Read full newsRead More

No Exit

May 31, 2017 / bmg-group.com

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