Pivotal Year for North American Nickel in Pursuit of Maiden Resource

Nickel was the best performing metal in August with the longest streak of gains since 2006   Investors in North American Nickel (TSXV:NAN) have waited patiently while the Vancouver-based company has made consistent and significant progress on its 100%-owned Maniitsoq nickel sulphide project. Will their loyalty be rewarded? The answer will soon be revealed, with  » Read More

Gold sector M&A trends and Canada’s next open pit gold mine

Nick Hodge, Investment Director at Wall Street’s Underground Profits, is taking an interest in Canadian gold juniors after a series of merger and acquisitions is revealing a pattern.  Recent examples include Goldcorp’s (TSX: G, NYSE: GG) $520 million acquisition of Kaminak Gold Corp., and Eldorado Gold’s TSX: ELD, NYSE: EGO) $590 million purchase of Integra  » Read More

Zinc’s time to shine

James Fraser, editor of Mining Stocks Investor Guide  Zinc was the second-best performing commodity in 2016, with a staggering 65.7% return. The greyish metal primarily used in galvanizing steel is off to a hot start in 2017, up another 12.5% to $1.30/lb. “For us zinc is still the most exciting story out there “ Don  » Read More

Frank Giustra positioned for the rise of Gold

The 2017 Vancouver Resource Investment Conference (“VRIC”) carried a tone of optimism that wasn’t present a few years ago, and the smiles that lined the faces of both exhibitors and attendees indicated that mining had returned from the depths of the abyss it had slipped into back in 2011. In fact, famed author and professional  » Read More

What do newsletters really offer?

By Gwen Preston   Resource investing is easy, right? You just buy early, when the stock is still cheap, and sell high, after the market has rewarded discovery or development or production, right? So simple. Except for every single part of it. Let’s start at the beginning. The way to really buy early is to  » Read More

Mining icons and precious metals – a long-running lucrative relationship

The 6th annual Beaver Creek Precious Metals Summit, held September 14-16, 2016, has built itself into one of the world’s premiere mining investment conferences. This year’s event, double in size since its inception, had a refreshing theme that majors haven’t heard from their investors in a while, “the smart money goes prospecting.”   Finally, junior  » Read More

3 Aces gold project is fully financed with $10 million to define high grade orogenic gold system

By Peter Kennedy   Having survived a prolonged mining industry depression, one of the high profile players in the Yukon gold exploration scene is once again attracting investor interest. The timing couldn’t be better for Golden Predator Mining Corp. (TSXV: GPY) as company officials met with institutional investors attending the Precious Metal Summit Conference in  » Read More

Bulk of Spend Going to the Industrial Internet of Things

Two companies pushing the IoT revolution forward James McClelland The Internet of Things (IoT) speaks of a world knitted together by a network of smart, hyper-connected devices sharing vital information that will allow us to make informed decisions that will radically enhance our lives. We already live in the beginnings of this promised Tomorrowland. We  » Read More

Gwen Preston reports on renowned Precious Metals Summit

In short, it’s ugly out there. Gwen Preston – Resource Maven | Sep. 22, 2015 The broad markets are volatile and the metals markets have been bear for almost five years. But the best opportunities are born when, as the saying goes, “there’s blood in the streets.” Mining majors and portfolio managers headed to Colorado  » Read More