Silver Wheaton Mining News

Silver Wheaton may soon be named Wheaton Precious Metals

The Vancouver-based precious metals streaming company announced the plan while posting a fourth quarter revenue increase of 29% to $258 million, up from $200 million last year.

Glencore posts worst half-yearly profit since listing in London

Despite a rebound in commodity prices and successful costs cuts, Glencore remained in the red in the six months to end-June.

Silver Wheaton bulks up on Brazilian gold

Silver Wheaton stock gets a boost from $800 million Vale goldstream buy.

Primero Mining wants Canadian Gov’t to intervene in tax dispute with Mexico

The silver miner says Ottawa needs to press Mexican authorities to ensure Canadian investors are treated fairly.

Silver Wheaton: The ultimate streaming service

“There’s a healthy appetite for streams right now.”

Silver Wheaton to get $550 million in shares sale

Proceeds of the offering, which is scheduled to close around April 7, will be used to repay debt.

Glencore shares soar on faster than expected debt reduction

The stock ignored news from Zambia where President Edgar Lungu said he would not allow the firm to lay off workers at its Mopani Copper Mine, as it mothballs it for 18 months.

Silver Wheaton pays $900m for Glencore silver stream

The Vancouver-based streaming company says the deal immediately adds expected average silver production of 5.1 million ounces per year.

Glencore to sell part of its Chile, Peru copper output

The alleged deals involve Glencore's Collahausi mine in Chile, as well as Antamina and Antapaccay copper mines in Peru.

Silver Wheaton shares on a tear after record quarter

Streaming company ups production 29% in Q2 and CEO Randy Smallwood says expansion opportunities abound in today's market.

Wildcat closes $13 million private placement with Silver Wheaton

Wildcat Silver Corporation (TSX-V: WS) ("Wildcat" or "the Company") announces that it has closed the $13 million private placement of 10 million common shares at a price of $1.30 per share with Silver Wheaton Corp. […]

Hu's on first but what's on second?

Jittery investors sold in earnest this week on speculation that China is going on some kind of austerity kick, destined no doubt to wreak havoc on the civilized world.