Goldcorp has gained 24% since the year started.
It is not clear whether the agreement means the two firms are now in talks for a friendly takeover deal.
Net earnings hit by lower gold price.
Despite extreme measures taken by gold miners to balance their books, the sector continues to suffer the aftermath of last year’s precious metal price nosedive.
If it goes through, the proposed deal will make Goldcorp the No. 1 gold producer in the Canadian province of Quebec.
To Silver Standard Resources.
We often hear that large gold producers are usually not the best explorers. As such, when it comes time to replenish or grow their resource base, they must look to M&A.
Sean Roosen argues entrepreneurial mid-tier companies like Osisko should attract a premium in the market, which Goldcorp is not offering.
Calls Goldcorp's offer 'opportunistic' and 'financially inadequate.'
Osisko shares have traded well above the $5.95 implied value of Goldcorp's Monday offer.
Notes the announcement by Goldcorp that it intends to commence an offer to acquire all of the outstanding common shares of Osisko. No formal offer has yet been commenced.
If it goes through, Goldcorp will be the No. 1 gold producer in the Canadian province of Quebec.
As bullion miners continue to be valued at a discount because of ongoing price volatility,
Gold sector's situation is about to get worse.
The world's biggest gold miner by market value has more than enough reasons to suffer from “Monday Blues".
Indigenous group says it was not properly consulted
Barrick and Goldcorp said to be ready to wave their Marigold mine good-bye.
Indigenous community opposing the project to submit new lawsuit against it this month.
Gold price slides again, the bloodletting among gold stocks intensify and ETF liquidations pick up speed.
The world's number one gold miner led a sell-off on Thursday after announcing a stock sale to pay down debt at a deep discount.
Despite tensions in the senate, the tax package is expected to be finalized later today.
Goldcorp and Grupo Mexico may need to take billions of dollars in planned investments to other markets.
The gold giant is deferring spending and suspending all exploration activity at the Cerro Negro project.
World's number one producer is upgraded for "reasonably strong" operating results despite falling gold price.
A list of the biggest mining fines of 2013 – so far.
The sector takes a battering on Tuesday led by 6.7% decline for Goldcorp, world's most valuable gold miner.
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