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Michael Fowler says forget the majors, buy the midtiers

Posted on January 29, 2015

According to Michael Fowler, senior mining analyst with Loewen, Ondaatje & McCutcheon, the major gold producers have gorged on debt and sold off their seed corn.

Heiko Ihle: back to precious metals equity investing basics

Posted on January 26, 2015

Investing in mining equities can get rather complicated but Heiko Ihle, managing director at H.C. Wainwright & Co., says precious metals equity investors need to focus on just three criteria: jurisdiction, management and asset viability.

Eric Coffin: is market sentiment shifting to gold?

Posted on January 19, 2015

So where do investors go looking for returns? Eric Coffin suggests gold, both bullion and stocks.

Ron Stewart presents juicy gold takeover targets

Posted on January 14, 2015

In this interview with The Gold Report Stewart identifies low-cost, high-grade miners, several of which are likely to excite interest from cashed-up suitors.

Real gold explorers take no prisoners says Thibaut Lepouttre

Posted on January 12, 2015

Gold-tracker Thibaut Lepouttre treks the world hunting for solid gold mines and companies with the guts to dig for riches.

Radisson Mining believes small is beautiful, for now

Posted on January 12, 2015

Radisson Mining Resources Inc. knows what it is—a small gold exploration company with aims of becoming a small gold producer inside 28 months.

Will the January effect give gold and silver miners a bounce?

Posted on January 7, 2015

The January Effect, the surge that small-cap companies may experience at the beginning of the year, goes back some seven decades.

Brent Cook: investing during the era of peak gold discoveries

Posted on January 6, 2015

In this interview with The Gold Report, find out what Cook expects for gold exploration in 2015, and why the next few years are going to be very interesting indeed for yellow metal miners.

Resolve to do better in 2015: expert edition

Posted on January 6, 2015

As natural resource investors take stock of their 2014 portfolio shifts and make adjustments for 2015, The Gold Report quizzed top experts in the sector on what resolutions they are making and—perhaps more important—what steps they are taking to make sure they stick to the hard choices they have made.

Aussie toe cutters girding companies for the long haul

Posted on December 30, 2014

In Australia, when companies want to cut costs, they hire what are known as "toe cutters." These managers root out inefficiency and drive profitability.

Best of the best: The most popular thoughts from 2014

Posted on December 26, 2014

Some of the most popular experts featured during the year and some thoughts you might want to consider as you prepare for 2015.

BMO Capital Markets' Andrew Kaip says get ready for the consolidation wave

Posted on December 22, 2014

Andrew Kaip, managing director of mining equity research at BMO Capital Markets, says the stark reality is that the precious metals sector is only part way through a down cycle and that structural issues will result in a fresh phase of consolidation

John Williams: a downhill run for the dollar in 2015

Posted on December 17, 2014

Rosy GDP numbers may have cheered the masses, but John Williams of ShadowStats.com says we're a long way from prosperity.

Two countries you might be surprised to find Hallgarten's Chris Ecclestone likes now

Posted on December 15, 2014

In this interview with The Gold Report, Ecclestone explains that canny juniors are choosing past-producing properties, which boast dependable resources estimated by majors and already existing infrastructure. And he names two current gold producers he believes are woefully undervalued.

Elliott Wave Charts point to shocking countertrend for gold: Steven Hochberg

Posted on December 10, 2014

Steven Hochberg, chief market analyst at Elliott Wave International, uses the Wave Principle to predict the movements of commodities and the stock market based on a number of factors, including sentiment.

Doug Loud and Jeff Mosseri say gold will regain its shine in 2015

Posted on December 3, 2014

Money managers Doug Loud and Jeff Mosseri of Greystone Asset Management say that if we haven't seen the bottom, we will soon.

Jordan Roy-Byrne believes 2015 will see the renewal of gold's secular bull market

Posted on December 3, 2014

Past performance does not guarantee future performance, as they say, but Jordan Roy-Byrne, CMT, editor and publisher of The Daily Gold Premium, is persuaded that the bottom in gold is no more than a couple of months away.

Harry Dent's simple strategy for surviving withdrawals from 'markets on crack'

Posted on November 26, 2014

An aging world is a deflationary one, according to "The Demographic Cliff" author Harry Dent. He predicts a major, painful crash in the next two years based on population statistics and historic patterns.

So bad it's good: surviving 2014

Posted on November 25, 2014

While some thought 2014 was so bad it was good—for contrarian investors—others will be all too happy to see the year in the rearview mirror.

Florian Siegfried: seeking less risky business in mining M&A

Posted on November 24, 2014

Florian Siegfried, head of precious metals and mining investments with Zurich-based AgaNola, says there are small signs—fewer equities participating in the recent rally, greater spreads in the high-yield market—that the sentiment toward gold is changing.

Finding gold dollars in Nevada: Thomas Drolet

Posted on November 19, 2014

Patience is the key to a golden future for both investors and miners. Thomas Drolet of Drolet & Associates Energy Services Inc. is an energy expert who is also an avid gold investor.

Chen Lin says gold miners need to produce at $1,000/oz or less to survive

Posted on November 17, 2014

In this interview with The Gold Report, Lin identifies several producers and one near-term project uniquely positioned for the next bull market.

Rocks to riches with Thomas Schuster

Posted on November 13, 2014

The key to finding gold is understanding the rocks. Thomas Schuster is a geologist and mining analyst with a deep understanding of where the gold hides.

Frank Holmes' advice to investors? Chill

Posted on November 11, 2014

Find out about the indicators Holmes watches to read the market's pulse, and why a +/- 35% move for gold doesn't keep him awake at night.

Paul Adams: macro trumps micro in resource sector

Posted on November 3, 2014

Investors in Australia's junior mining sector are feeling the same pain as those in North America but Paul Adams, an analyst with brokerage firm DJ Carmichael in Perth, believes select junior resource companies will outperform the broad markets as macro-level events impact certain commodities.

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