The future of New Caledonia mine is considered a key test for CEO Schvartsman, who pledged to improve shareholder returns.
Indian Rare Earths Limited is now producing rare earths from monazite sand: a low cost strategy that works in a low REE-price environment.
Greece is once again in the news, and may act as a catalyst for market volatility in the short term.
With the iShares Silver Trust (NYSEARCA:SLV) at $16 and change and falling, the precious metal is a pretty unpopular investment right now. But it's actually one of the best buying opportunities in the last 10 years.
Today's financial markets are built on the sand of unsound currencies. Consequently, brokers, banks and investors are wedded to monetary inflation and have lost both the desire and ability to understand gold and properly value it.
The gold price fell to a nine-month low and silver dropped to its lowest level in more than four years as the strengthening dollar and the lack of concern over ongoing geopolitical trouble spots continue to pressure precious metals.
Gold Standard Ventures Corp. recently published its maiden NI43-101 resource estimate on its 100% owned Pinion Deposit near Newmont's Emigrant Mine on the Carlin Trend in Nevada.
Demand for Caterpillar's construction equipment and machinery has been slipping globally since the last quarter of the 2012 fiscal year.
Report that Fed will curb Q3 in 2013 likely disingenuous
The currently marked cycle is trapping investors
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Looking to invest in a popular, yet extremely volatile market? Try silver.
Precious metals fell for the fifth time in the last six weeks as a host of short-term factors have emerged to pressure gold and silver prices
I know many people are concerned about Gold here as a result of the action out of the miners today.
In my previous posts here and here , I compared the 12 most important gold miners whose stocks trade on the US markets, focusing on the total cash costs of producing gold and the gold reserves of each one of these companies.
Resource nationalism is becoming a growing problem for many mining companies.
November has historically been an excellent month for gold and silver.
Are precious metals a "shiny bubble"?
Barrick Gold is an appealing asset for a long-term defensive position against unpredictable U.S. and international macroeconomic conditions. Below, I will explain why current shareholders should hold onto this stock for the long term, while interested investors should consider this asset.
Over the past decade, many Latin America countries have experienced phenomenal economic growth as a result of one of the greatest commodity booms of all time.
Per a report from Veritas Investment Research in Toronto, Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX) is exploring the possibility of acquiring Kinross Gold Corporation (KGC), Canada's third-largest gold miner.
Gold miners have been one of the poorest performing sectors of the market in 2012, but there is one ready to glitter again.
Nouriel Roubini, known as "Dr. Doom" for his outlandish predictions on the economy, has a choppy forecast for the coming year.
Newmont Mining will soon resume work on its Conga gold project as the miner has accepted the Peruvian government’s condition to build water reservoirs to ensure water supply in the nearby areas.
I'm not all that thrilled to be owning Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold (FCX) right now. While the company's stock has tended to be highly correlated to the price of copper, that correlation has slipped a bit. I'm guessing this has a lot to do with the violence and labor disputes at the company's Grasberg mine in Indonesia.