STOCKS Mining News

Gold stocks turning up

The gold miners have seen impressive investor interest in their beaten-down stocks in this young new year, with capital inflows fueling a sharp rally.

China: follow the money!

On morning of 17 November, while Western investors were sleeping, China opened the door to its investment world. On that day China began two way trading between the Shanghai and Hong Kong stock exchanges.

Tax-loss selling 2014: why this time is different

Historically, the trend in the junior resource space has been for stocks that have been appreciably lower on the year to see additional selling from investors for tax planning purposes during November and December.

Mike Breard: buy small for deep profits

In this interview with The Energy Report, the Hodges Capital analyst discusses several companies drilling excellent wells in Texas, Oklahoma and the Gulf of Mexico.

It may be time to book some profits in the mining stocks

It's been a great run over the last two months but it may be time to tighten stops on mining stocks.

This week's technical snapshop

Let's dive right into charts and get started to see where the Gold and Silver Sector stand this week.

Year-end buying opportunities abound in mining stocks: Louis James

Christmas sales are not just for retail shoppers. Tax selling season is here, and one man's stock loss may be another man's super bargain opportunity.

Dow Jones-to-gold ration and Greek stocks

In this article we will discuss different ratios, including the important DowJones-to-Gold ratio, but also a special ratio which we will discuss below. Let’s start with the DowJones-to-Gold ratio. When you see the following chart, you will probably be convinced that the Dow-to-Gold ratio has a long way to go before bottoming. Since 1900, the ratio has often fallen below 3. It even dropped as low as 1 in 1980:

Red flags everywhere

Red flags are flying everywhere as we travel farther into the “sell in May and go away” period of the year.” We remain in a defensive posture and continue to enjoy unrealized gains in our inverse ETF positions and put options.

Market Sentiment Reaching Extreme Levels for Gold & SP500

This week we are seeing fear across the board from traders and investors as they dump their long positions is stocks and commodities. Just in the past two trading sessions alone we have seen extreme overbought conditions and extreme oversold conditions which generally mean another big move is brewing.

Gold and stocks rally but is it time for a little pullback

It has been a very interesting week thus far. Monday kick started traders with a heart pounding equities sell off which sent money into the US Dollar, precious metals and bonds as the safe havens of choice.

Are ETFs really safe?

In an attempt to understand the relatively new but wildly popular Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), Dr. Bogan did extensive research into the structures used by ETF operators, with a special focus on the potential risks that might arise should they be faced with large and sudden liquidations. Given that there are about 2,000 ETFs in existence, with assets totaling over $1 trillion, we thought it appropriate to find out what Dr. Bogan has learned in his research.

Another do or die point for equities & gold – get ready!

Equities and Precious Metals are on the edge of another rally and it could start as early as tomorrow.

How to gauge the equities market so you don’t buy too early!

Over the years I have found an indicator/trading tool which I find help spot intermediate trend reversals.

Time to dump stocks for gold

The S&P 500 has rebounded about 100% in 100 weeks.

S&P 500 stock index (SPX) correction looming

he US stock markets have enjoyed an awesome run since late August, with the flagship S&P 500 stock index (SPX) up 23.7%. Traders have earned huge profits in sectors that leverage general-stock-market gains, including commodities stocks.

Account Overdrawn

It is a mistake to talk about America being broke.  It is the government that is broke. Americans have 56 trillion dollars innet household wealth. In other words, after paying all debts, Americans as a people are […]

Minmetals could restart Avebury nickel mine

The Chinese firm is conducting a review that could lead it to restart the Australian mine it shut because of the financial crisis.

Arsenic management in sulphide concentrates

Flowsheet design and processing for a sulphide ore are driven by sulphur, iron and impurity management. As high grade feedstocks become depleted, arsenic bearing concentrates will become a more predominant feedstock. For existing copper producers, arsenic management is a key aspect of business management as arsenic impurity levels rise. Xstrata Process Support (XPS) employs an integrated [...]

Cleantech 10™ list pinpoints the top publicly traded Cleantech companies in Canada

VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA (November 9, 2009) Carmanah Technologies (TSX: CMH) has been named one of Canada's top green technology companies on Corporate Knights Cleantech 10TM list, published at the end of October. Now celebrating […]

Eu-flat Products Steel Prices Continue To Climb In June

The relentless upward movement in EU prices continues. Customers are obliged to accept the new higher third quarter values demanded by local producers. Prices of imported strip into Europe are still increasing this month, although […]

Larox to supply vacuum belt filters to Chempolis demonstration plant.

Larox the leading innovator and supplier of solid/liquid separation solutions, will deliver two gas tight Pannevis vacuum belt filters to Chempolis Biorefining Park, CBP, 3rd generation biorefining research and demonstration plant in Oulu, Finland. Chempolis […]

Global Steel Price Hikes Likely To Extend Into Third Quarter

US transaction prices continue to shoot up as the substantial hikes, planned by the mills for June deliveries, are implemented. Further sharp increases have been announced by a number of producers for third quarter business. […]

Global Steel Price Hikes Likely To Extend Into Third Quarter

US transaction prices continue to shoot up as the substantial hikes, planned by the mills for June deliveries, are implemented. Further sharp increases have been announced by a number of producers for third quarter business. […]

NewMarket Technology, Inc. Reports Strong Latin America Sales Growth, Announcing Contract With $10 Billion Anglo American to Implement Oracle Hyperion Planning

NewMarket Technology, Inc. (OTCBB: NMKT) today announced the Company has experienced strong Latin America sales growth year-to-date, including UniOne's recent contract with $10 billion Anglo American. Anglo American (, an existing client of NewMarket's subsidiary […]