Posted on May 17, 2013
Bull markets climb a wall of worry.
Posted on May 11, 2013
Many places we’re pumping water out of it’s just like you're mining it — once the water is pumped out its gone forever.
Posted on May 4, 2013
Income inequality in Canada and the United States is on the rise. Most of the published articles today, as to why income inequality is rising, are dead wrong.
Posted on April 27, 2013
Alan Greenspan was chairman of the Federal Reserve from 1987 to early 2006. Greenspan used monetary policy to ignite one of the longest economic booms in history.
Posted on April 19, 2013
As a general rule, the most successful man in life is the man who has the best information
Posted on April 12, 2013
Ironic isn’t it? A record number of people on food stamps yet new highs for stock indices.
Posted on April 5, 2013
Institutional investors tend to prefer investments that are thought to contain the potential for growth, growth = sprouts.
Posted on March 29, 2013
Silver is winning market share from gold buyers.
Posted on March 22, 2013
Commodity super-cycles are defined as decades long price movements in a wide range of commodities.
Posted on March 17, 2013
There are three precious metal and commodity truths not yet universally recognized.
Posted on March 11, 2013
Buying some gold and silver should be on everyone’s radar screens.
Posted on March 2, 2013
All you need to know about copper is in the three charts posted above and in the two articles below.
Posted on March 1, 2013
Lately there’s been a lot of talk regarding currency wars.
Posted on February 18, 2013
Gold acts as a safe haven in times of turmoil and preserves purchasing power.
Posted on February 9, 2013
Rare earths abound in Greenland — one of the last frontiers for resource extraction.
Posted on January 25, 2013
Greenlanders may reap the possible benefits of an international push to exploit its abundant natural resources.
Posted on January 19, 2013
Alamos is trying to buy Aurizon for Casa Berardi and Joanna.
Posted on January 4, 2013
Conspiracy theories abound on the Internet about gold or the lack thereof
Posted on December 28, 2012
U.S. needs to boost resource extraction as part of economic re-growth
Posted on December 22, 2012
Only four metals, or element groups, made the list for the American Physical Society, Materials Research Society and the US Department of Energy's uncatalogued for 'critical metals': Rare Earth elements, platinum group metals, lithium and cobalt.
Posted on December 14, 2012
Investors seeking leverage to precious metals should focus on junior resource companies who own the world’s undeveloped gold and silver deposits.
Posted on November 30, 2012
In 2001 and 2002 miners were producing gold for sub-$180 cash costs – the operational cost of the mine divided by the ounces of production. Data from GFMS shows world gold production costs for the first half of 2009 averaged $457/oz.
Posted on November 24, 2012
All through human evolution we have been harnessing increasingly effective forms of energy. From human power to horse power, to wood, coal, natural gas and uranium what we’ve been doing is searching for the highest energy density to make energy production more efficient.
Posted on November 16, 2012
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.
Posted on November 10, 2012
Copper mining has become an especially capital intensive industry – the average capital intensity for a new copper mine in 2000 was between US$4,000 – 5,000 to build the capacity to produce a tonne of copper.
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