Mining Review 5th March 2023
US interest rate rise expectations failed to suppressed the price of gold, but many miners are back down.
Argosy Minerals delivered a positive production update at their Rincon Lithium Project, and Rumble Resources reported excellent drill results. Continue reading →
Mining Review 12th February
Gold fell back again for the third week on the trot.
I-80 Gold, Lefroy Exploration, and Orla Mining made positive news this week. Continue reading →
Mining Review 29th January 2023
Gold and copper had a good week, and tin had an exceptional week, as the markets became more positive about the Chinese economy.
Ascot Resources, Cartier Resources, Karora Resources, and Westhaven Gold all announced good drill results. Continue reading →
Mining Review 8th January 2023
Gold and silver have risen strongly this week, gold is now at US$1866.
Some of our stocks were lively in the first week of trading after the Canadian tax loss selling season ended, with Karora, Minera Alamos, and Orla Mining performing well. Continue reading →
Mining Review 26th December 2022
i-80 Gold and Rokmaster Resources both announced good gold discoveries, and Cyprium Metals announced an offtake prepayment facility of their Nifty Copper project. Continue reading →
Mining Review 18th December 2022
Panama was the focus of the mining world this week as the government of that Central American country withdrew the mining licence for the El Cobre copper mine after failing to come to an agreement with owner First Quantum Minerals.
Ascot Resources, Calidus Resources, Cornish Metals, and Maple Gold Mines all made news this week. Continue reading →
Mining Review 11th December 2022
A momentous week for mining in the UK this week as the government approved the UK’s first new coal mine for 30 years, in Cumbria.
Ascot Resources, Barkerville Gold, Neometals, Rumble Resources, and Wesdome Gold Mines made news this week. Continue reading →
Mining Review 27th November 2022
Precious metals trod water this week as the US dollar stood firm.
The first of the large London mining conferences seemed quieter than normal, maybe investor interest in the sector has fallen?
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CIC Market Review October 2022
The October 2022 City Investors Circle Market Review has just been published.
It features i-80 Gold, Karora Resources, Calidus Resources, Nouveau Monde Graphite, Pure Gold Mining, and Gold Road Resources. Continue reading →
Mining Review 9th October 2022
A better week for gold despite US bond yields still going up, and the yield curve remains inverted, although it slimmed down a tad.
Argosy Minerals, Cabral Gold, Lefroy Exploration, and Minera Alamos all made positive news releases this week. Continue reading →
Mining Review Sunday Update 22nd Oct.
Another roller coaster week on the markets ends with a little boost for the price of gold and some mining stocks rising a little at the end of the week. Is this a dead cat bounce? We shall soon find out.
Cyprium Metals published a disappointing news update, but positive announcements were made by Calidus Resources, Rokmaster Resources, and Silver Tiger Metals. Continue reading →
Mining Review 11th Sep. 2022
The world mourned the loss of Queen Elizabeth 2, due to her sad death after 70 years of loyal service to the UK and Commonwealth of nations.
This was the week that the market finally accepted the September rate hike will be hawkish, took it in its stride, and gold, metals, bonds, crypto, and equities rode up whilst the dollar fell slightly.
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Mining Review 4th September 2022
Another poor week for gold and all metals as the US dollar again rises on interest rate hike anticipation. The price of gold in British pounds is up 3% in a month, due to the weakness of the pound. Uranium, up 8% in a week was the sole positive.
Cornish Metals and Kootenay Silver reported good drill results in an otherwise quiet week. Continue reading →
City Investors Circle Mining Review
FED Chairman Jerome Powell delivered a hawkish speech at Jackson Hole, favouring containing inflation over the state of the economy and markets.
This drove the Dow down 1,000 points and caused gold to slump, taking down miners and indices. Continue reading →
Mining Review Sunday Update 21st August 2022
Another poor week for gold as the US dollar (DXY) climbed higher, reaching 108.
Companies making news this week included American Creek, Cartier Resources, Karora Resources, Maple Gold, Rokmaster, and Uranium Energy Corp.
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Mining Review 14th August 2022
A busy week for news in the mining space, and gold pushed back to finish the week at US$1805 Oz.
Wiluna Mining made the headlines for the wrong reasons, whereas Calidus Resources, Impact Minerals, Orla Mining, and UEC made news for diverse positive reasons. Continue reading →
Mining Review Sunday Update 7th July 2022
A couple of disasters have unfolded, with the fall into administration of Wiluna Mining just after raising A$40 million, and Pure Gold Mining falling.
Cabral Gold and Calidus Resources reported good drill intercepts, and UEC made a proposal to the US government. Continue reading →
Mining Review Sunday Update 31st July
Gold and other metals bounced after the dovish comments by FED Chair Powell after he increased US interest rates by 0.75%.
Companies in the news this week with good drill results included Cabral Gold, Eloro Resources, and Karora Resources. Continue reading →
Mining Review Sunday Update 24th July 2022
Another poor week for metals, but there are signs that maybe the US dollar has peaked, which would be positive if so.
Amongst companies in the news were American Creek Resources, Cyprium Metals, Karora Resources an Uranium Energy Corp. Continue reading →
Mining Review Sunday Update 10th July
This was the week when the new Chilean government showed their true colours as they disallowed the RIO2 EIA, despite it being recommended at the local level.
Companies commented on included; American Creek, Calidus Resources, Cornish Metals, Gold Road Resources, and Westhaven Gold. […] Continue reading →