Richard Mills - Ahead of the Herd

Richard Mills invests in the junior resource/biotech sector and is owner and host of www.aheadoftheherd.com

Silver sleeping on the job

The higher gold prices go the more consumers will step down to silver, more so if they think silver’s price will rise substantially.

Getting a heartbeat on British Columbia miners

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) has recently released their 48th annual British Columbia Mining Report.

De-carbonizing our energy sector

Nuclear energy currently provides around 11 percent of the world's electricity.

Prospecting the Gold Colonies

Prospecting is of course the integral first step in the process of discovery, walking the bush and hammering rocks means boots on the ground. It's people walking through the bush that have found the worlds mines.

New Carolin gets significantly de-risked

New Carolin Gold Corp. TSX.V-LAD has acquired an additional 30% ownership in the Ladner gold project.

Cherry picking season

Prospecting, whether for precious or base metals, is of course the integral first step in the process of discovery, walking the bush and hammering rocks means boots on the ground.

What's your edge?

In early July 2014, Mark Bristow Randgold Resources CEO, said the gold mining industry was fundamentally broke at a gold price of US$1,300.00/oz.

Chinese copper elephant

Could copper come into a major demand squeeze? Is the red metal on your radar screen? If not, it should be.

Diamonds thrill again in Saskatchewan

The decade to come will be the years of the diamond.

Golden gains come after the pain

Gold mining stocks are extremely undervalued and way oversold compared to the price of gold.

The makings of a discovery

In this case, our junior is looking in the most prospective and geologically fertile place in the world for discovering uranium. There’s no contest here, if you are looking for uranium the Athabasca Basin in Northern Saskatchewan and Northeastern Alberta is where you need to be.

Gold's fundamental supply picture

The production of mined gold remains well below market demand. As long as demand exceeds mined supply how can gold’s bull run be over?

Barrick comes home

Barrick is ‘coming home’ to the state that helped make the company : Nevada.

Open the door

Nickel is present in over 3000 different alloys that are used in over 300,000 products for consumer, industrial, military, transport/aerospace, marine and architectural applications.

Greenland Dreaming – Time to get greedy

Several things stand out regarding the Voisey’s Bay deposit

Four tickets to ride with VMS Ventures

Shouldn’t be but a quarter or two before analyst coverage starts for VMS.

Imperialism Déjà Vu

Major powers are scrambling for as much of the world’s resources as they can control. Exploration and drilling intensify daily. Previously inaccessible or unprofitable areas are targeted - the days of easy access to the globe’s resources no longer exist.

It’s in his (political) genes

The real risk it that the consumption tax will exacerbate the central problem with Abenomics

A revolution in industrialization is underway

Cobalt is considered a ‘technology enabling’ substance as its at the forefront of technological developments and innovation.

Saskatchewan juniors in a most excellent adventure

In the history of mineral exploration, the quest for uranium is really in its infancy.

Laundromat banks too big to fail

Money laundering is the process by which illegally obtained cash is made to appear as if it has been obtained by legal means.

Climate change, polar vortex’s and nuclear energy

What does nuclear energy have to do with a polar vortex, record cold/snow and climate change? Read on to find out…

Global warming chickenlittleism

There’s no doubt our climate is changing, but are the charges the IPCC is making correct?

Today’s Sweet Spot

PricewaterhouseCooper’s annual look at the state of the top 100 on the Toronto Stock Exchange Venture (TSX.V) paints a dismal picture.

Copper catch up

Consider that this game of ‘Copper Catch Up’ is not going to happen in 100 years, it’s happening now.