Recent Articles

Keith Phillips: M&A prey offer compelling buying opportunities

Posted on August 27, 2014

Keith Phillips, a managing director and head of Cowen & Company's Mining Investment Banking Group, says strong companies with solid balance sheets are on the hunt for precious metals development projects or small producers trading at steep discounts.

Michael Fowler: Juniors and midtiers poised for M&A-fueled breakout once gold recovers

Posted on August 25, 2014

Michael Fowler, senior mining analyst with Toronto-based Loewen, Ondaatje & McCutcheon, says majors need development-stage companies with high-grade, near-term production assets

Mining juniors that will make beautiful M&A music: AgaNola's Florian Siegfried

Posted on August 20, 2014

"It's about being selective and trying to find turnaround candidates."

Chris Thompson: Gold and silver miners that can make money now

Posted on August 13, 2014

"My view is that it's all about real return."

Jeb Handwerger: Position yourself for fall fireworks

Posted on August 11, 2014

Is gold close to a golden cross?

Jason Hamlin calls gold unstoppable, with stocks leading the way

Posted on August 6, 2014

Says downward manipulation of gold and silver is real.

David Sadowski: Are you ready for upward pressure on uranium prices?

Posted on August 5, 2014

It has something to do with how orange juice is produced.

John Hathaway and Doug Groh: Buy gold like it's 1999

Posted on August 5, 2014

The overall markets are exuberant. Valuations rise regardless of value created. And gold is conspicuously not at the party.

Paul Renken: Bottom-fishing for the best junior resource equities

Posted on July 28, 2014

Sees a lot of value in unloved resource equities.

Doug Loud and Jeff Mosseri: Three reasons why gold and gold stocks will rise

Posted on July 24, 2014

A bull market may have already begun.

Sean Rakhimov: Upward trend a silver investor's friend

Posted on July 16, 2014

If threshold breached, silver will test $50 an ounce and more.

Chris Mancini's keys to successful gold stock picking

Posted on July 10, 2014

Gold should be a long-term allocation to everyone's portfolio.

PGMs will lead the charge of the bulls: David H. Smith

Posted on July 7, 2014

Investors interested in precious metals should focus on four in particular.

Inflate your way to gold profits with Edward Karr

Posted on July 2, 2014

Believes gold has bottomed and should explode upward.

Rick Mills' Econ 101— on rising demand and falling supply equals higher metals prices

Posted on July 1, 2014

Juniors can't fund their projects, which means that the majors' reserves will continue to shrink.

Juniors' woes may be investors' boon

Posted on June 30, 2014

Investors should hold gold and seek stock in promising explorers.

Lawrence Roulston: In a sea of gold, three juniors stand out

Posted on June 26, 2014

Extraordinary bargains to be had in the junior resource space.

Tesla Gigafactory could be boon for graphite, lithium, cobalt: Simon Moores

Posted on June 23, 2014

Tesla has dubbed its $5-billion pet project, the "Gigafactory," and it could be up and running by 2017, prompting the need for battery-grade materials like graphite, lithium and cobalt.

Balmoral Resources: Two projects, one vision, proven share price performance

Posted on June 20, 2014

Balmoral Resources is taking advantage of higher nickel prices to turn investors' heads.

Less correlation among commodities demands more careful selection: Philip Richards

Posted on June 17, 2014

Commodities from coal to gold once traded in close correlation, but today the graph looks helter-skelter.

Van Eck fund manager Joe Foster is building for the upswing

Posted on June 12, 2014

Lackluster gold should find some of its sparkle in the second half of 2014, according to Joe Foster, fund manager at Van Eck Associates.

Leave no rock unturned to find natural resource stocks with game-changing catalysts

Posted on June 10, 2014

We will be tracking these precious metals and oil & gas companies with game-changing catalysts on the newly launched Natural Resources Watchlist.

Secrets of the strategic investors

Posted on June 4, 2014

How do you calculate ROI on investment conferences?

Ian Parkinson's copper and gold names for a fresh round of M&A

Posted on June 2, 2014

Growth for the sake of growth is over, but that doesn't mean mergers and acquisitions in the mining space are finished, says Ian Parkinson, director of equity research-mining with GMP Securities L.P.

Louis James: are you ready for an early shopping season?

Posted on May 28, 2014

James sees the Osisko bidding war as a harbinger for deals to come, and discusses companies that could offer shoppers real bargains.

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