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Ralph Aldis: How the five principles of capital allocation can mean gold mining success

Posted on March 25, 2015

Everyone loves good management, but Ralph Aldis, portfolio manager with U.S. Global Investors, argues that few in the mining industry understand that the proper allocation of capital and the valuation of assets are the two criteria that separate the winners from the losers.

Casey gathers top gold experts to share secrets for making money in any market

Posted on March 24, 2015

When the bears are attacking and "stuckholders" are looking for shelter, that is the time to call on the experts who have found a way to make money in up and down years.

Hitting the high notes of African Resource M&A: Nana Sangmuah

Posted on March 9, 2015

In this interview with The Gold Report, Sangmuah tells investors how to avoid the party crashers and seek names that can hit the high notes with long-life production assets that can generate significant cash flow to retire debt, grow the business and return some profits to shareholders.

How to position your portfolio for the coming gold upturn: Alphatox's Etienne Moshevich

Posted on March 5, 2015

In this interview with The Gold Report, Moshevich discusses 11 gold, manganese and graphite companies with management teams that have the skills to ride the wave to create shareholder value.

European investor Olivier Tielens: In a sideways gold market, explorers offer the most upside

Posted on February 25, 2015

It is a wonderful thing for miners to increase production and cut costs, says private investor Olivier Tielens.

Modest tailwinds could blow life into mining equities in 2015: Shane Nagle

Posted on February 23, 2015

In this interview with The Gold Report, Nagle selects some promising precious metals stories, along with his two top picks in the base metals space.

The Resource Maven tells investors how to take advantage of a rising happiness index

Posted on February 18, 2015

The bottom is in, says Gwen Preston, founder of the Resource Maven, but the next bull market in gold hasn't yet arrived.

Global insecurity is good for gold, says Mike Niehuser

Posted on February 16, 2015

International anxiety may be good for gold prices, as gold continues to have a place as a store of value in uncertain times, says Mike Niehuser of Scarsdale Securities.

Avoid dodos and find gold and silver miners that can soar, says Raymond James' Chris Thompson

Posted on February 12, 2015

Chris Thompson, mining analyst with Raymond James, is looking for companies that can continue to deliver real growth and shareholder upside—companies that can "fly"—regardless of metal prices.

The companies Bob Moriarty loves for the long term

Posted on February 10, 2015

The rapid and massive response when the Swiss unpegged the franc from the euro will ripple across the hedge fund, brokerage and financial systems.

What the Aden sisters are watching before jumping back into natural resources

Posted on February 4, 2015

Pamela and Mary Anne Aden see value in gold and silver and share their four favorite vehicles for gaining exposure to the upside in natural resources that is coming on the heels of a volatile currency upset.

Contrarian Economist John Mauldin: How to position your portfolio to win in the currency wars

Posted on February 2, 2015

"I'm sure we'll lose a few banks here and there."

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 says we're a long way from prosperity.

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