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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

Fission Uranium CEO dishes on Alpha deal

September 17, 2013 / www.miningmarkets.ca

Soon after Fission Uranium (TSXV: FCU) clinched a merger with Alpha Minerals (TSXV: AMW), its 50% partner at the Patterson Lake North (PLN) uranium project in Saskatchewan's Athabasca basin, Northern Miner staff writer Matthew Keevil spoke with Fission chairman and CEO Dev Randhawa about the deal. The interview follows an initial conversation the two had in August, just before Fission announced it...Read More

IRON ORE PRICES: Benchmark index slides below $78 per tonne cfr China

August 28, 2017 / www.metalbulletin.com

Iron ore prices slipped to the $77-per-tonne- cfr-China mark on Monday August 28 following a weakening of the Tangshan billet market in China over the weekend.Metal Bulletin's 62% Fe Iron Ore Index Today: $77.15 per tonne cfr Qingdao Daily change: down by $1.23 per tonne Month-to-date average: $75.85...Read More

Snapshot: Copper spot market in Shanghai

March 08, 2017 / news.metal.com

SHANGHAI, Mar 8 (SMM) – The copper spot market in Shanghai was less active on Thursday March 7 than a day earlier with the red metal trading at a discount of 130-70 yuan/mt. As the SHFE copper edged down today with resistance at the five-day moving average, spot prices faced pressure with reluctant buyers.At noon, higher-grade copper traded at 51,720-51,800 yuan/mt, SMM learned. Fo...Read More

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 05/08: LME tin below $17k/t, nickel rallies up

August 06, 2019 / www.metalbulletin.com

Tin's three-month price on the London Metal Exchange declined during morning trading on Monday August 5, maintaining its downward price action while nickel futures traded higher.Reaching an intra-morning low of $16,800 per tonne from a high of $17,025 per tonne, tin's futures price is down by some 1.3% on the day with just over 60 lots traded as of 9:05am London time. Selling pressure began t...Read More

Any pullback in gold is a buying opportunity - Jeff Clark

October 20, 2009 / marketsanity.com

Gold has been caught in a broad trading range for the last two months, but one precious metals analysts said that a laundry list of fundamental factors supports the market.In June, Jeff Clark, senior precious metals analyst at Goldsilver.com, recommended that investors be overweight in gold. Although market volatility has picked up, he said he hasn't seen anything that has changed his bullish outl...Read More

The Gold Supply On The LBMA Is Extremely Tight

September 24, 2015 / investmentresearchdynamics.com

They can expand leverage [gold hypothecation, leasing, futures, forwards, derivatives] freely given the craven silence of the regulators and professional courtesy amongst the looting class. But they cannot create more physical bullion, and therein lies their limits. - "Jesse" of Jesse's Cafe AmericainThe following commentary is just in case anyone was wondering about the existence of "backwardati...Read More

Hillgrove Resources posts HY statutory loss $9.6 mln

August 29, 2017 / hotcopper.com.au

Aug 29 (Reuters) - Hillgrove Resources Ltd(HGO) HY statutory loss $9.6 million versus loss of $102.7millionHY revenue $62 million versus $ 58.8 millionBoard is lowering the annual copper production guidance to16,000 to 18,000 copper metal tonnesRead More

This is a HUGE Deal. Find Out Why!

March 09, 2018 / gainspainscapital.com

Dear Reader,If you're looking for answers as to why the US financial system is the way it is... or have questions about what's coming down the pike in the financial markets, pick up a copy of our bestselling book The Everything Bubble: The End Game For Central Bank Policy on KINDLE today.If you've yet to pick up a copy, grab one now. You'll immediately know more about how the financial system work...Read More

Demand Indicators: September 25 2018

September 25, 2018 / www.metalbulletinresearch.com

Click here to download the Selected Demand IndicatorsACCESS RESTRICTEDTo read the rest of this analysis please take a free sample or subscribeFREE SampleReceive a free sample of  market analysis and price forecasts.Free SampleSUBSCRIBEReceive unlimited access to all current and archive content going back to 2008 including downloadable pricing data and forecasts.Plus download the lat...Read More

A Global Race To Zero In Fiat Currencies

August 06, 2019 / news.goldseek.com

Dave KranzlerA Global Race To Zero In Fiat Currenciesushers in the restoration of price discovery in the precious metals market. The price of gold is at or near an all-time in most currencies except the dollar. This summer, however, it would appear that the dollar-based valuation of gold is starting to break the shackles of official intervention and is beginning reflect the underlying fundamental...Read More

GoldON Set to Drill West Madsen

October 14, 2020 / www.theaureport.com

Bob Moriarty of 321gold profiles a junior that is exploring a property it has optioned from Great Bear Resources. For investors in the resource sector this year has to seem similar to one of those sick, good-news, bad-news jokes. As a result of some world-class stupidity from governments around the globe shutting down the world economy in response to what appears to be little more than a bad flu...Read More

And We Criticize China?All Major Index Futures Halted

August 24, 2015 / investmentresearchdynamics.com

And a U.S. news service didn't have the balls to report it.From UK Reuters - the U.S. media has not reported this:S&P 500 and DOW Circuit Breakers HitThey let the market run when it's spiraling higher non-stop, but they can't take it when the forces of nature take the market back the other way.This country is just as bad, if not worse, than China...Blame it on China.Ignore the fact that the primar...Read More

Brazil Opens National Reserve to Mineral Exploration

August 29, 2017 / news.metal.com

SHANGHAI, Aug. 29 (SMM) - Brazilian government decided to revise its mining law, opening its vast national reserve to commercial mineral exploration, drawing criticism from environmentalists and political opponents.The National Reserve of Copper and Associates (Renca) is rich in gold, copper, iron, tantalum, nickel, manganese and other minerals.At present, more than 20 firms have shown intention...Read More

Trump's Condition For Kim Meeting Is No Nuclear, Missile Test: Mnuchin

March 11, 2018 / www.kitco.com

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump’s condition for meeting North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is that there be no nuclear or missile testing, Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said on Sunday.“There shouldn’t be confusion,” Mnuchin told NBC’s “Meet the Press” program, when asked about White House press secretary Sarah Sanders’ statement on...Read More

Gold and Gold Stocks - Small Rays of Light in the Vale of Tears

September 26, 2018 / juniorgoldreport.com

Full Article: Gold and Gold Stocks - Small Rays of Light in the Vale of TearsBy: Pater TenebrarumA Rebound Gets Underway - Will It Have Legs?Ever since the gold indexes have broken below the shelf of support that has held them aloft since late 2016 (around 165-170 points in the HUI Index), the sector was not much to write home about, to put it mildly. Precious metals stocks will continue to battle...Read More

Stuller Names New Head of Bridal

August 07, 2019 / www.diamonds.net

RAPAPORT... Stuller has promoted Alix Gonsoulin to vice president of itsbridal, fine-jewelry and findings division, it said Tuesday. Gonsoulin started as director of diamond-and-gemstonefashion with the US-based jewelry manufacturer in 2012, and was most recently it executive director of product development. "Alix has shown an exceptional ability to workcross-functionally throughout the organ...Read More

Jim Chanos says 'torches and pitchforks are undervalued' after allegation that hedge funds were privately briefed by White House about coronavirus early in 2020

October 20, 2015 / marketsanity.com

"It gets back to, would you rather be right and righteous or make money, but it also gets back to the tail risk, if you want to be a wise guy about it, in that torches and pitchforks are undervaluedContinue...Read More

Exploration spending in #Peru is up year-on-year but not yet back to 2015 levels |

August 29, 2017 / bit.ly

Exploration in Peru is reactivating as pricing for key commodities such as gold, zinc and copper increase. Explorers in Peru such as Regulus Resources (CN:REG) and Tinka Resources (CN:TK) have had relative success with the drill bit this year for copper and zinc, respectively. "There are positive expectations about the zinc price, which has gone ...Read full newsRead More

Global Ports shares up as 2018 profits forecast, though it sunk to a loss in 2017

March 12, 2018 / www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk

Global Ports Holdings PLC (LON:GPH)  shares jumped 10.2% higher to 435p in late afternoon trading as the world's latest cruise ports operator reported a loss in 2017, but said it expects single-digit growth in revenue and adjusted earnings in 2018.The company - which listed in London last May -  swung to a pre-tax loss of US$10.5mln for 2017, from a profit of US$5.3mln in the prior year,...Read More

Ira Epstein's Precious Metals Video Update: Sept-27, 2018 -- Post FOMC Update, Gold Almost Oversold

September 27, 2018 / news.goldseek.com

By: Ira EpsteinIra Epstein reviews the days trading in the metal markets. For more information and access to Ira's free offers for commodity traders, visit https://www.iraepstein.com. Link to Our Website: https://www.iraepstein.com Read More