Palladium price drops 8% to five year low, crushing shares in only US PGM miner.
Canadian junior and mid-tier mining companies also raised 62% more capital in the second quarter than in 2014.
Today may be the end of this trend of divergence. US equities are at a precipice: fueled by low rates and quantitative easing for years, they have finally started to tumble from record highs.
New techniques for tailings treatment and sulfide ore recovery will see low-cost environmentally friendly heap leaching take another giant leap forward.
First Nation support for resource projects has become increasingly important to their success.
In the last year, spot platinum prices have slumped by almost a third.
Estimated production of 42,000 ounces of PGMs in concentrate per annum.
There are good companies doing promising work. Yes, the news flow is slower than in better markets, but that doesn’t mean it’s crickets out there.
Amid worst slump in over six years, ruling party of South Africa calls shaft closures and layoffs "unpatriotic" as unions gear up for another brutal fight.
While the world can count dozens of important currencies, when it comes to top line financial and investment discussions, the currency marketplace really comes down to a one-on-one cage match between the two top contenders: the U.S. Dollar and the Euro.
The vultures are circling. Precious metals bulls, laid flat by gold and silver prices dropping for the 5th week in a row, are watching deflationists such as Harry Dent and the financial media squawk about the imminent demise of precious …
The Arkyd 3 Reflight (A3R) will spent its three-month orbiting mission sending back data to a group of scientists based at the firm’s headquarters in Redmond, WA.
"I think in general the investor who are interested in a development stage company tend to be the same group of investors. But if they are looking for that allocation in PGMs, they don't have many options to look at outside of South Africa or Russia. It means there are small group of companies who are our peers."
Data showing South African production up 88% in May from a year ago pushes platinum to levels last seen in 2008 while palladium falls to 2-and-a-half year low.
Today's infographic compares how 14 different asset classes have performed during the last five crises.
Billions wiped from mining sector as gold, silver prices fall and copper, iron ore prices plummet to 2009 levels amid Chinese stock market collapse.
Successful resource investors have to make their way past a lot of money pits before they find a stock that will make it to the top.
Sunday's fiasco was the third major failure for America's commercial space industry in less than a year.
Palladium enters bear market and platinum hits fresh six-and-a-half year low on worries over Greek debt crisis.
PwC's John Gravelle on the mining industry's austerity drive, price realities and declining exploration spending.
The Gold Report, quizzed Chris and Dr. Michael Berry, authors of the Disruptive Discoveries Journal, on how investing has changed over the years in the gold, silver, niche metals and energy space, and what they are investing in today to make sure they survive to see the next cycle.
Rick Rule, Chairman of Sprott US Holdings, recounts how a small mining event led to a career-changing investment.
One of the most frequent questions I get is regarding how and where asteroid mining will happen. As in golf, asteroid miners “will play it as it lays.”
I really don’t care if gold rises or falls, I just read the charts while some people get so emotionally attached.
Across history, human development has relied upon the finite resources available on Earth. But the moon – a seemingly barren rock – may actually be a treasure trove of rare resources vital to Earth’s future.
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