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 21st April 2024

Mining Review 21st April 2024

Gold Road Resources made the major news this week when they confirmed media speculation that they are negotiating to buy a stake in a Canadian gold mine, and also conformed the resumption of mining at their Gruyere Mine.

Calibre Mining, and West Red Lake Gold reported high-grade gold intercepts. Continue reading

Mining Review 14th April 2024

Mining Review 14th April 2024

It was another exciting week for gold, with new all time highs being recorded, before a slight pullback late Friday evening.

The big news of the week was Karora Resources announcing a merger with ASX listed Westgold. Capricorn Metals and Orla Mining reported strong starts to 2024. Continue reading

Mining Review 3rd March 2024

Mining Review 3rd March 2024

The week began quietly but ended with a bang as the price of gold soared 2.36% on US economic news, and the realisation that rate cuts are off the table for now and the FED is in a tight corner.

Orla Mining acquired Contact Gold to increase the size of their South Railroad Proeject in Nevada. Continue reading

Mining Review Sunday 4th February 2024

Mining Review 4th February 2024

The week was once again all about the FED and US interest rates, with positive economic data suggesting a March rate cut was unlikely, causing markets and gold to pull back.

Cabral Gold, i-80 Gold, and Orla Mining all reported strong drilling results this week.  Continue reading

Mining Review 21st January 2024

Mining Review 21st January 2024

A solid set of news releases from our watchlist in what was a busy week for news. Maybe the forthcoming conferences in Vancouver next week caused the rush of exploration results?

Calibre Mining confirmed the acquisition of Marathon Gold, establishing a potential mid-tier mining company producing 250,000 ounces of gold within a year and a half or so. Continue reading

Mining Review 8th January 2024

Mining Review 8th January 2024

We revamped our watchlists into four definable tiers, ranging from producing miners to early stage exploration companies.

We added Calibre Mining and Capricorn Metals to our tier 1 producers, and moved a couple of disappointers down to tier 2 until they start delivering on their stated objectives. Continue reading

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 10th December 2023

Mining Review 10th December 2023

Gold has retreated from the new all time high around $2,170, and is currently trading under $2,000 again, as rate cut anticipation wains after some stronger then expected US employment numbers.

Companies in the news this week included West Red Lake Gold Mines, and I sold Argosy Minerals and Minera Alamos from my personal portfolio.  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 26th November 2023

Mining Review 26th November 2023

i-80 Gold announced high grade results from their Cove Gold Project in an otherwise quiet week for news from our watchlist stocks.

The recent Global Mining Finance Conference was busy as it lead into the London Mining fortnight, with other conferences to follow. Continue reading