Mining Review 28th April 2024

Mining Review 28th April 2024

It’s been a busy week for our watchlist companies, with one deal disappearing as quickly as it came as Gold Road withdrew from the Greenstone Mines bid, and then Equinox Gold stepped in and took it for themselves.

G Mining Ventures announced a combination with Reunion Gold, based in Guyana.

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Mining Review 17th December 2023

Mining Review 17th December 2023

i-80 Gold Corp. released positive results from Granite Creek in a week with little news otherwise, as the conference season is over and focus turns to Christmas.

Confusing messages for the FED have kept down the price of gold just as it looked to be ready to take off, and some stocks have given back some of their recent gains. Continue reading

Mining Review Sunday 3rd December

Mining Review Sunday 3rd December

It was a good week for junior mining stocks after the price if gold spiked as a result of the FED hinting that rate rises are done and the market expects cuts in Q2 2024 onwards.

I have noticed the share price and volume of stocks traded for Colonial Coal increasing, and with no news released, wonder if the market senses a deal is in the offing? Continue reading

Mining Review 19th November 2023

Mining Review 19th November 2023

The big news this week was the takeover of one of our watchlist companies, Marathon Gold, by Calibre Mining, who are diversifying their production from one country, Nicaragua, into safer jurisdictions.

This makes sense as although they are producing solid profits there, the constant threat of increased US sanctions makes diversification necessary really. Continue reading

Colonial Coal Price Rises After New Report Published

Colonial Coal (TSX.V: CAD)

Colonial Coal rose 27% last week, with strong volume, after a research report by US media group Epstein published an upbeat report on Colonial and the prospectes for coking coal moving forward.

Colonial was looking a bit unloved until the report was released, and it’s a thorough job, with update market data and projections,which clearly caught investors attention. Continue reading

Mining Review 13th November 2022

Mining Review 13th November 2022

City Investors Circle weekly Mining Review reports healthy rises in gold and silver as the US dollar fell back as US bond yields fell. Base metal prices rose on the back of Chinese covid lockdown relaxations.

Calidus Resources and i-80 Gold reported exploration results, Ascot Resources, Colonial Coal, and Wesdome Gold Mines reported Q3 financial results. Continue reading

Colonial Coal CEO Presentation Enthuses Investors

Colonial Coal (TSX.V: CAD)

CEO David Austin gave an upbeat online presentation yesterday, where he highlighted the potential for the Colonial Coal Peace River assets at the prevailing world coal prices.

Quite simply, with FOB costs of around C$150, and coal fetching over C$500 per tonne, the numbers make a compelling investment case.  […]  Continue reading

Mining Review Sunday Update 1st May 2022

Mining Review Sunday Update 1st May 2022

Another poor week for gold, back below $1,900 due to anticipation of several FED half percent interest rate hikes, and a strong dollar.

Companies in  the news this week include Calidus Resources, Colonial Coal, Cornish Metals, Eloro Resources, and Neometals.  […]  Continue reading

Mining Review Sunday Update 13th March 2022

City Investors Circle Mining Review 13th March 2022

Metal prices were heavily influenced by the Ukrainian conflict, with nickel making the headlines due to the price rising to $100,000 on the LME, before the market was closed as trading was becoming irrational.

Thermal coal also rose strongly in price as countries such as Germany move to secure supply to possibly replace Russian gas. Uranium rose strongly as Russia supplies 16% of US uranium imports. Continue reading

Mining Review Sunday Update 16th January 2021

City Investors Circle Mining Review 16th January 2021

Coking coal really roofed it this week, up 14%, and has gone into contango, meaning the future price of coal into China is now being than the present market price.

Colonial Coal is a beneficiary of this strong price at a time where it’s rumoured that potential predators are circling.

Gold had a good week, as did nickel, copper, and tin. Continue reading