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Dec 1, 2011: Lede Story: Silver Producers: A Call to Action
As we approach the end of 2011, the silver spot price has admittedly endured a tougher road than we would have expected.
Dec 1, 2011: What 'To The Moon' Will Look Like
This may sound sensationalistic, but I think the odds are very high that, on average, gold producers will sell in the $200 range before this bull market is over.
Dec 1, 2011: HSBC: Silver to Average $34 in 2012
HSBC has lifted its silver price forecasts for 2012 and 2013 amid expectations that strong bar and coin investment demand, together with growing interest in silver exchange-traded funds, will push ...
Nov 23, 2011: Endeavour Silver Reports $8.9 Million Adjusted Earnings in Q3, 2011; Revenues Up 93%, Cash Costs Per Oz Down 18% Compared to Q3, 2010
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX: EDR.TO - News)(NYSE: EXK - News)(Frankfurt: EJD.F - News) announced today its financial and operating results and unaudited financial statements for the Third Quarter, ...
Nov 23, 2011: Sandspring Reports Additional Higher Grade Drilling Results From Toroparu; Expects Announcement of Updated Resource Estimate and Updated Preliminary Assessment Results in December 2011
SANDSPRING RESOURCES LTD. (TSX-V: SSP.V - News) ("Sandspring" or the "Company") is pleased to announce further results from its 2011 expansion and infill-drilling program at the Toroparu Gold Depos...
Nov 15, 2011: Why Gold Should Set New Highs for the Holidays
Most gold followers know the metal has a seasonal tendency to perform better in the fall and winter than in the spring and summer.
Nov 15, 2011: John Paulson Slashes Stakes In GLD, C, JPM, NYX, HPQ; Raises Positions In BAC, COF
Hedgie John Paulson notably pulled back in key positions in the third-quarter, drastically cutting holdings in the SPDR Gold ETF (GLD) and several financial stocks, including Citigroup (C).
Nov 15, 2011: Utopian Germans Risk Full-blown EMU Depression
The relief rally from technocrat takeovers in Italy and Greece has already wilted, once again reviving the elemental question of whether Germany will go beyond rhetoric and commit its full strategi...
Nov 15, 2011: Andover Ventures Corporate Update November 2011
Andover Ventures Inc. ("Andover") (AOX-TSX: V) (AOVTF-United States) (R2X-Frankfurt Exchange) is pleased to provide an update for its mining projects located in the East Tintic Mining District of U...
Nov 14, 2011: Gold, Silver Slide; Goldman Ups Forecasts, But Less Enthusiastic Towards Miners
With the dollar climbing smartly out of the gates in Monday's session, precious metals are under pressure.
Nov 14, 2011: Revett Reports Q3 Earnings and Provides Guidance for Full Year 2011
Revett Minerals Inc. (TSX: RVM.TO - News) (AMEX: RVM.TO - News) today announced net income for the three months ended September 30, 2011 of $2.6 million or $0.08 per share. Quarterly revenues were ...
Nov 14, 2011: Sandspring Resources Ltd. Reports 388.5 m Intercept of 2.01 g/t Gold and 0.30% Copper in Drill Hole TPD 242 in Expansion of Higher-Grade Mineralization at Toroparu
SANDSPRING RESOURCES LTD. (TSX-V: SSP.V - News) ("Sandspring" or the "Company") is pleased to announce further results from its 2011 expansion and infill-drilling program at the Toroparu Gold-Coppe...
Nov 14, 2011: Petaquilla Gold, S.A. Moves Toward ICMI Certification
Further to its news release of September 22, 2011, Petaquilla Minerals Ltd. (TSX: PTQ.TO - News)(OTC.BB: PTQMF.OB - News)(Frankfurt: P7Z.F - News) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that its wh...
Nov 11, 2011: Hecla Mining Boosts Appeal to Shareholders -- First Majestic Maintains Status Quo
Silver prices have fluctuated along with the markets recently but are still high as investors continue to seek safe havens in precious metals.
Nov 11, 2011: Silver Wheaton and Silvercorp Metals Become More Shareholder Friendly
Silver prices have fluctuated along with the markets recently but are still high as investors continue to seek safe havens in precious metals.
Nov 10, 2011: MAG Silver Announces Updated Juanicipio Resource Estimate Prepared on Behalf of the Minera Juanicipio Joint Venture
Indicated Resources: 5.7 Million Tonnes containing 128 million ounces of silver grading 702 g/t silver; Inferred Resources: 4.3 Million Tonnes containing 71 million ounces of silver grading 513 g/t...
Nov 10, 2011: The Silver Investment Market - An Update
Commissioned by The Silver Institute
Nov 10, 2011: Hecla Mining's CEO Discusses Q3 2011 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
Hecla Mining Company (HL) Q3 2011 Earnings Call November 8, 2011 11:30 AM ET
Nov 10, 2011: Financial Times Deutschland joins hunt for Germany's gold
The long clamor about the German gold reserves by GATA and particularly by our friends, the German journalist Lars Schall and the German market analyst Dimitri Speck, this week caught the attention...
Nov 7, 2011: Lede Story: Hecla Provides Update on Pre-Development and Exploration Initiatives
Hecla Mining Company ("Hecla") (NYSE:HL) is pleased to provide an update on the progress of its pre-development initiatives for the Star (Silver Valley - Idaho), San Juan Silver JV (Creede - Colora...
Nov 7, 2011: Chinese Silver Investment Going Parabolic
When 1.3 Billion people start investing in something... you might want to pay attention.
Nov 7, 2011: Silver Price Manipulated, says Regulator
Just as the issue appeared to slip into the trash barrel, CFTC Commissioner Bart Chilton told readers of King World News that he still believes the silver price has been manipulated at the Chicago ...
Nov 7, 2011: How to Trade This Headline Driven Stock Market
With all eyes on the unemployment report and Europe, the CME Group's PR Department nearly created an all out panic with their announcement after the market close on Friday relating to futures maint...
Nov 7, 2011: A 'sweet little deposit' in Mexico drives Fortuna Silver's growth
Production is on the up for Fortuna Silver Mines with a second mine in operation now; and with near term plans for expansion Fortuna Silver eyes doubling silver output.
Oct 17, 2011: New Gold Agrees to Acquire Silver Quest Resources Ltd. Consolidates Ownership of Blackwater Project in British Columbia
New Gold Inc. ("New Gold") (TSX:NGD) (AMEX:NGD) and Silver Quest Resources Ltd. ("Silver Quest") (TSX.V:SQI) today jointly announce a binding letter agreement whereby New Gold will acquire, throug...
Oct 17, 2011: Miner Links Its Dividend To Silver Prices
Silver crashed from multi-decade highs over the summer, which put pressure on silver mining stocks.
Oct 17, 2011: Peak Silver is Upon Us...
We're about to experience sharp silver production declines on worldwide depression, declining ore grades, and peaking world energy resources...
Oct 17, 2011: South Carolina mine sparks mini-gold rush to the Southeast
A Canadian mining company and a tiny South Carolina town are leading what could be a modern gold rush to the southeastern United States.
Oct 11, 2011: Silver Summit 2011, 8 days out, promises excitement, information and entertainment
With Cambridge House International's Silver Summit 2011 just 8 days away, excitement awaits this 9th annual event at the Davenport Hotel in Spokane, Wash.
Oct 10, 2011: The Eurozone Lights a Fire Under Gold and Silver
Just three months after passing a Euro stress test with flying colors, Belgium has agreed to buy the local consumer-lending unit of Dexia for 4 billion euros ($5.4 billion), and will guarantee 60...
Oct 10, 2011: Gold, Silver And The US Dollar
Last week, we wrote that gold and gold stocks could be at - or very close to - a bottom. So far so good, as the miners rallied out of oversold conditions.
Oct 6, 2011: Registration open for Silver Summit
The ninth annual Silver Summit is right around the corner, where "you can expect the world's best experts on all things silver," said co-founder David Bond.
Oct 6, 2011: The Gold Price Conspiracy Uncle Sam Doesn't Want You to Know About
Is it really so preposterous to believe the United States and Europe would conspire to keep pole position in the global financial system?
Oct 6, 2011: Gold, DAX and Dollar Still Pointing to Sharply Lower Prices
The past month has been a wild ride for both equity and commodity traders around the globe. Novice traders have had their heads handed to them and their investment accounts drained.
Oct 5, 2011: Hecla Introduces Silver-Linked Dividend Policy
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hecla Mining Company ("Hecla")(NYSE:HL) is very pleased to announce that its Board of Directors has adopted a common stock dividend policy that links dividen...
Oct 5, 2011: And Where Is Banco De Mexico's Gold?
The title to this article should have been an obvious reply, but that is not the case.
Sep 26, 2011: CPM Group: Gold and Economic Uncertainty
At present the gold mining and trading communities have almost universally convinced themselves that gold prices can only rise.
Sep 14, 2011: Silvercorp Responds to Second Anonymous Allegation and Provides Government Certification of Taxes Paid
Silvercorp Metals Inc. ("Silvercorp" or the "Company") (TSX: SVM.TO - News)(NYSE: SVM.TO - News) advises that a second set of anonymous allegations against the Company has been made, which was publ...
Sep 14, 2011: Silver Wheaton: A 3 Year, 25% Compound Annual Growth Rate
Last month I published a Buffett influenced qualitative checklist on Silver Wheaton (SLW) and showed how strong SLW is thanks to a sound business plan, capable management, significant earning capac...
Sep 14, 2011: Revett Minerals to be Added to S&P/TSX Small Cap Index
Revett Minerals (TSX: RVM - News) (AMEX: RVM - News) is pleased to announce that it will be added to the S&P/TSX Small Cap Index, effective after the close of trading on Friday, September 16, 2011.
Aug 25, 2011: Gold Points Sharply Down As Margin Hikes Loom; Silver ETFs Pare Earlier Losses
Gold is pointing sharply down in pre-markets Thursday despite more sour economic readings.
Aug 18, 2011: Bears yell fire in empty theater
The lows at 1101 were a convergence of fibonacci weeks, months, sentiment bottoms and VIX extremes along with major insider buying all at the same time.
Aug 18, 2011: Gold may be due 8-15% correction but demand patterns have changed - Holmes
The Gold Report: After the protracted battle in Congress over the debt ceiling and budget cuts, there were some expected consequences and some unintentional ones.
Aug 18, 2011: Think gold may lose some lustre? Eric Sprott sees a silver lining
Eric Sprott, the perennial gold enthusiast, has his sights set on a new precious metal.
Aug 15, 2011: Pebble Advertising Wars Heat Up As Sides Seek Support
The battle over the giant Pebble gold and copper prospect is escalating across Alaska with a blitz of radio and television ads.
Aug 11, 2011: Star Mine Renovations Begin
The long-dormant mine, which last operated as the Star-Phoenix in the 1990s, is being re-opened by Hecla, according to a company press release.
Aug 10, 2011: Hecla Reports Second Quarter 2011 Doubling of Income For the Period Ended June 30, 2011
Hecla Mining Company ("Hecla") (NYSE:HL) today announced second quarter net income of $33.3 million, or $0.12 per basic share. Second quarter silver production was 2.3 million ounces at a cash cost...
Aug 10, 2011: Silver prices to rise more dramatically than gold in short term-Hecla CEO Baker
Hecla Mining CEO Phil Baker Tuesday predicted the higher the gold price goes, the more small investor interest in silver will increase.
Aug 10, 2011: Silver Quest Intersects 278 Metres of 2.8 Grams per Tonne Gold at Davidson Gold Project, BC
Silver Quest Resources (TSX VENTURE:SQI - News; "Silver Quest" or "the Company") is pleased to report drill results from 11 holes (BW-171 through BW-179, BW-181 and BW-182) drilled in the current 2...
Aug 10, 2011: Standard and Poor's and Moody's Upgrade Panama Outlook to Positive
Petaquilla Minerals Ltd. (TSX: PTQ.TO - News)(OTC.BB: PTQMF.OB - News)(Frankfurt: P7Z.F - News) announces that both Standard & Poor's and Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") have recently raised ...
Aug 10, 2011: Fortuna Announces Mill Start-Up at its San Jose Mine in Oaxaca, Mexico
Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. (TSX: FVI / Lima Stock Exchange: FVI) is pleased to announce that the processing plant at its 100% owned San Jose silver - gold mine has been in operation since July 15, 2...
Aug 8, 2011: Lede Story: Hecla Receives Final Board Approval on Lucky Friday #4 Shaft and Provides Update on Pre-Development Projects
Hecla Mining Company announced today that its Board of Directors has approved the completion of the #4 Shaft Project at the Lucky Friday mine.
Aug 8, 2011: U.S. Silver Announces Union Agreement
U.S. Silver Corporation (TSX-V: USA, US OTCQX: USSIF, Frankfurt: QE2) ("US Silver" or the "Company") announced today that it has reached a ratified Collective Bargaining Agreement with the United S...
Aug 8, 2011: Update 1-Silver Wheaton Q2 Profit Jumps On Robust Prices
Silver Wheaton Corp reported a nearly ten-times jump in second-quarter profit due mainly to higher silver and gold prices, and said its 2015 attributable production forecast remains unchanged.
Aug 8, 2011: Metanor Resources Inc.: Granting of an Option
Metanor Resources Inc. ("Metanor") (TSX VENTURE:MTO) announces the grant of a stock option under its Stock Option Plan.
Aug 2, 2011: Lede Story: Quacks and quackery through the ages. A 'divertimento'
Cortez conquered the Aztec Empire, in August 1521 (490 years ago, next month). When the war was over, the Spanish began to investigate the culture of the conquered people and found, to their amazem...
Aug 2, 2011: Hecla Second Quarter 2011 Conference Call and Webcast
Hecla Mining Company ("Hecla")(NYSE:HL) today announced it will release its second quarter results before market open on Tuesday, August 9, 2011.
Aug 2, 2011: Surface Drilling Intercepts 1,280 Grams Per Tonne Silver and 1.9 Gram Per Tonne Gold Over 1.58 Metres at the Raca, Tagish Lake Gold-Silver Property, Yukon, Canada
New Pacific Metals Corp. (TSX VENTURE:NUX - News; the "Company") is pleased to report assay results of the first step out drill-hole (Raca11-01) at the Raca area of the Tagish Lake Gold-Silver Prop...
Aug 2, 2011: Diamond Drilling at Abcourt-Barvue Property Continues to Intersect Excellent Silver Values
Mr. Renaud Hinse, President and C.E.O. of Abcourt Mines Inc. (TSX VENTURE: ABI - News; BERLIN:ABI - News; FRANKFURT:ABI - News; the "Company"), is pleased to announce that diamond drilling at Abcou...
Aug 2, 2011: Gold & Silver Beyond the Limit
by Peter Schiff
Perhaps the debt ceiling should be renamed the "national debt target," for it seems Washington is always trying to reach it. One could say it's their only reliable, time-tested...
Jul 29, 2011: StockGuru Shines Its Spotlight on Andover Ventures Inc. (OTCBB:AOVTF) Upon Announcement of Assay Results in Northwest Alaska
StockGuru shines its Spotlight on Andover ventures ("Andover" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: AOX) (OTCBB:AOVTF) (FRANKFURT:R2X), is pleased to announce the assay results from the first two drill h...
Jul 21, 2011: Lede Story: Newedge Sees Gold at $1,800 in 2011, Silver at $70 by March on Asia Demand
Gold prices will surge to $1,800 an ounce by the end of this year, and silver will soar to $70 an ounce by March as physical demand climbs in Asia and investors seek a haven asset, Newedge USA LLC ...
Jul 21, 2011: Sprott Looks Globally In Search Of New Opportunities
Noted gold and silver bull Eric Sprott has made plenty of winning bets on junior mining and resource companies, many of them based in his firm's home country of Canada.
Jul 21, 2011: Gold Push Unlikely To Be Scrapped
Fiscal troubles in both Europe and the U.S. may have spurred gold to record highs this week, but the warm embrace of the precious metal appears to be the result of more than one set of incentives.
Jul 21, 2011: Golden Predator Sells Tonkin Springs Royalty for $5.85 MM
Golden Predator Corp. (Toronto:GPD.TO) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has agreed to sell its interest in the Tonkin Springs Project to US Gold Corporation (TSX:UXG) for CAD $5,850,000.
Jul 20, 2011: Minera Andes Announces Second Quarter 2011 San Jose Production
Minera Andes Inc. (the "Company" or "Minera Andes") (TSX:MAI - News) (OTCBB:MNEAF - News) announces production results from its 49% owned San Jose mine in Santa Cruz Province, Argentina.
Jul 20, 2011: Where Are The Euro Shorts?
If you simply looked at a chart of the Euro over the last year or so, and didn't know about all of the problems facing the European Union, you could conclude that the Euro was just experiencing a p...
Jul 20, 2011: Crowd Behavior Moves Gold, Silver and SP 500 ... Not the News!
How many times have you scratched your trading head wondering why gold or silver were either rallying hard or dropping hard on seemingly bearish or bullish news?
Jul 19, 2011: Lede Story: Andover Completes 2011 Drill Program, Sun Property Alaska
Andover Ventures Inc. ("Andover" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:AOX - News) (OTCBB:AOVTF - News) (FRANKFURT:R2X - News) is pleased to announce the completion of the 2011 drilling program at the Su...
Jul 19, 2011: MAG Silver Provides update on Juanicipio Joint Venture
MAG Silver Corp. (TSX:MAG - News) (NYSE Amex:MVG) ("MAG" or the "Company") is pleased to provide an update on the Juanicipio Property located in Fresnillo, Zacatecas State, Mexico.
Jul 19, 2011: Endeavour Silver to Release Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results on August 3, 2011, Conference Call at 1 PM EDT on August 4, 2011
Endeavour Silver Corp (TSX:EDR - News; NYSE:EXK - News; FRANKFURT:EJD - News) plans to release its Second Quarter 2011 financial results on Wednesday August 3, 2011 prior to the market open.
Jul 18, 2011: Lede Story: Gold Shoots Past $1600, Feasting on Fiscal Fears
The barbarous relic has jumped $13/oz to rise about $1600/oz for the first time.
Jul 18, 2011: Sabina Gold & Silver Reports Continued Positive Results at Back River Gold Project, Nunavut
Sabina Gold & Silver Corp (TSX:SBB - News) is pleased to announce additional assay results from holes drilled as part of the 2011 exploration program on its Umwelt and Llama deposits at the Goose p...
Jul 15, 2011: Bernanke: Gold Isn't Money
The Fed Chairman, Ron Paul Clash Over the Dollar
Jul 15, 2011: Gold and Silver Likely to Go Parabolic Due to 'Global Shockwaves' if U.S. Defaults
Gold is trading at $1,580.40/oz, €1,117.36/oz, ₤980.76/oz.
Jul 15, 2011: Coeur Names Mitchell J. Krebs as President and Chief Executive Officer
Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation (NYSE:CDE - News)(TSX:CDM.to - News) announced today that Mitchell J. Krebs has been appointed as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company.
Jul 13, 2011: Sunshine Owner Goes Public
Lede Story: The Denver-based company, which purchased the Sunshine Mine in Kellogg in the first half of 2010, filed its S-1 registration statement with the SEC on July 7, and plans to list on the N...
Jul 13, 2011: Cambridge House International Inc. Is Hosting The Silver Summit October 20-21, 2011
The Silver Summit is hailed as the world's most comprehensive and personable resource investment conference. It's held every October at the historic Davenport Hotel in Spokane, Washington, uniting ...
Jul 13, 2011: SilverCrest Declares Commercial Production at Santa Elena Mine; Pours 74,678 oz of Silver and 5,476 oz of Gold in Q2 2011
SilverCrest Mines Inc. (the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:SVL) is pleased to report it has achieved Commercial Production at its 100% owned Santa Elena mine located in Sonora, Mexico. Commercial Producti...
Jul 13, 2011: Gold Climbs, Nears Record as Europe's Soverign-Debt Crisis Fuels Demand
Gold climbed to within 0.2 percent of a record in London as concern about Europe's debt crisis spurred demand for the metal as a protection of wealth. Bullion rose to an all-time high in British po...
Jul 8, 2011: The Silver Summit Presented by Cambridge House International
Registration is now open for Silver Summit 2011, the two-day "everything silver" conference presented by Cambridge House International October 20-21 at the historic Davenport Hotel in Spokane, Wash...
Jul 8, 2011: Kitco moves into creditor protection
Faced with tax claims of more than $300 million from Revenu Quebec, embattled Montreal-based gold trader Kitco Metals Inc. now is officially in creditor protection, until July 27.
Jul 8, 2011: GMV Minerals Inc. Announces Addition Of Recently Retired Commissioner Of The Guyana Geology & Mines Commission To Board Of Directors
GMV Minerals Inc. (the "Company" or "GMV") (TSX-V: GMV) is pleased to announce that, effective immediately, Mr. William Woolford has joined the Board of Directors of GMV Guyana Resources Inc., its ...
Jul 8, 2011: Rob McEwen Invites Investors to Minera Andes' Annual Meeting in Toronto on July 11, 2011
Rob McEwen, Chairman and CEO of Minera Andes Inc. (the "Company" or "Minera Andes") (TSX:MAI - News)(OTC.BB:MNEAF - News), invites you to attend the Company's 2011 Annual Meeting.
Jul 6, 2011: United Silver Corp. (TSX:USC) Announces Operational Changes and Private Placement
United Silver Corp. ("United Silver Corp.", the "Company" or "USC") (TSX:USC - News)(OTCQX: USCZF)(Frankfurt:UM8 - News) announces that after a strategic review of its current share price, resource...
Jul 6, 2011: Coeur Appoints Wendy Yang As Vice President Of Investor Relations
Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation (NYSE:CDE - News) (TSX:CDM.to - News) today announced the appointment of Wendy Yang as the Company's Vice President of Investor Relations.
Jul 1, 2011: Gold Lower as Market Embraces Risk Again - Chinese Inflation Still a Worry
Gold lost ground yesterday and is weak again this morning. The risk trade gathered strength as traders took a bullish view on the global outlook.
Jun 30, 2011: Don't Ignore This Silver Trend
The time to buy silver is now.
In just over two months, silver prices have plummeted approximately 30 percent from their high.
Jun 30, 2011: Royal Gold and Seabridge Close Private Placement/Royalty Partnership in KSM
Seabridge Gold Inc. (TSX:SEA - News)(AMEX:SA - News) announced today that it has closed its previously announced private placement with Royal Gold Inc.
Jun 30, 2011: Euro debt contagion positive for gold and gold stocks - Groh
he Gold Report: The situations in Greece, Ireland, Spain and Portugal are proving the unsustainability of deficit financing and are effectively killing the euro as a safe haven currency.
Jun 30, 2011: Golden Predator Continues to Expand Brewery Creek's Bohemian-Schooner Zone
Golden Predator Corp. (Toronto:GPD.TO) (the "Company") is pleased to announce additional assay results from its ongoing diamond drilling campaign at its flagship Brewery Creek Project.
Jun 29, 2011: Endeavour Drilling Continues to Intersect High Grade Silver-Gold Mineralization in the Karina-Fernanda-Daniela Veins at the Guanajuato Mine
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX:EDR - News; NYSE:EXK - News; FRANKFURT:EJD - News) announces that exploration drilling in the Lucero South area of Endeavour's Guanajuato Mines project in Guanajuato Sta...
Jun 29, 2011: Tentative Agreement Reached on Labor Contract at Stillwater Mine and Processing Facilities
STILLWATER MINING COMPANY (NYSE: SWC) and United Steel Workers International Union reported today that they have reached a tentative agreement on the terms of a new four (4) year labor agreement at...
Jun 29, 2011: World production of gold, 2011
Demanding investors appreciate when the gold price is low, while the majority of the investors is depressed as gold production is declining in general indifference. I
Jun 29, 2011: Failed Bank List
The FDIC's list of failed banks keeps growing
The FDIC is often appointed as receiver for failed banks. This page contains useful information for the customers and vendors of these banks.
Jun 29, 2011: Gold's run to continue despite bearish factors raising their heads
Renewed concerns about the fate of Greece and large portions of the euro zone more generally saw gold fixed in London on Wednesday evening at $1,522.00, a new high.
Jun 27, 2011: Silver Quest Announces 4.0 Metres Averaging 165.4 g/t Au in Step-Out drilling at Davidson Gold Project, BC
Silver Quest Resources (TSX.V: SQI) ("Silver Quest" or "the Company") is pleased to report drill results from 22 holes (BW 149 through BW 170) received from the ongoing 20,000 metre drill campaign ...
Jun 27, 2011: Oversold, Undervalued Silver Miners Have Started to Rally
Silver stocks are still mostly valued on silver's value of two or more years ago. Yet the price of the silver commodity itself has gone up considerably since then.
Jun 27, 2011: Gold and silver net longs rise week ended June 21 - CFTC
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Money managers raised bullish bets in COMEX gold futures and options to the highest level since the week of April 24, as bullion climbed to within $20 of its record during the ...
Jun 27, 2011: Arian Silver Reports Wide High-Grade Silver and Base Metal Intercepts
Arian Silver Corporation ("Arian" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:AGQ - News; AIM:AGQ)(PLUS:AGQ)(FRANKFURT:I3A - News), a silver exploration, development and production company with a focus on proje...
Jun 24, 2011: U.S. House, Obama Administration Debate Transparency of U.S. Gold Reserves Info
The Feds say the Gold Reserve Transparency Act of 2011 is redundant while the bill's chief sponsor argues every single bar of U.S. gold reserves should be accounted for.
Jun 24, 2011: Golden Minerals Company and ECU Silver Mining Inc. Announce Merger of Equals Creating a New Growing Silver Mining Company
Golden Minerals Company (AMEX:AUMN - News) (TSX:AUM - News) ("Golden Minerals") and ECU Silver Mining Inc. (TSX:ECU - News) ("ECU") are pleased to announce that they have entered into a definitive ...
Jun 24, 2011: Ron Paul Worries Fort Knox Gold Is Gone
WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) -- With the price of gold at record highs, presidential candidate Rep. Ron Paul wants to make sure the U.S. gold bars at Fort Knox are really there.
Jun 22, 2011: Why Hecla Mining's Earnings Are Outstanding
By Although business headlines still tout earnings numbers, many investors have moved past net earnings as a measure of a company's economic input.
Jun 21, 2011: The Case for Silver: Buy!
I am on record calling the silver market a Hunt Brothers type of market a few days before the market crashed. Well, it has happened. After soaring to a peak of $49.79 per ounce on 26 April, the sil...
Jun 21, 2011: If Greece Really Does Default Then What?
An analysis of the effects of a possible Greek default and its impact, not only on Europe but also on the U.S. and the global banking system - overall, should be positive for gold.
Jun 21, 2011: Timberline Commences 30,000-Foot Drill Program at South Eureka, Nevada
Timberline Resources Corporation (TSX-V:TBR - News)(AMEX:TLR - News) ("Timberline" or the "Company") is pleased to report the resumption of exploration and drilling at its South Eureka property.
Jun 17, 2011: Why silver price crashed from $50 to $32
LONDON (Commodity Online): Silver has been the most volatile commodity in the last few months, driving investors to bet on the white metal to lose and gain money as speculators played their best in...
Jun 17, 2011: Are We Running Out of Silver?
By Jeff Clark
Silver has been on fire over the last three years - substantially outperforming its spotlight-grabbing cousin, gold.
Jun 17, 2011: IMF cuts U.S. growth forecast, warns of crisis
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - The International Monetary Fund cut its forecast for U.S. economic growth on Friday and warned Washington and debt-ridden European countries that they are "playing with fire" ...
Jun 17, 2011: U.S. Silver Reports 1st Quarter 2011 Results - Cash Flow from Operations up over 100%
U.S. Silver Corporation (TSX-V: USA, US OTCQX: USSIF, Frankfurt: QE2) ("US Silver" or "the Company") wishes to announce financial results in U.S. dollars for the three months ended March 31, 2011.
Jun 17, 2011: Hecla Mining to Pay $263 Million in Superfund Settlement
Hecla Mining Co. (HL), the biggest U.S. silver producer, agreed to pay more than $263 million to settle one of the nation's largest Superfund lawsuits after two decades
Jun 13, 2011: New Jersey Mining Company Announces Drill Results from Golden Chest Mine
New Jersey Mining Company (OTCBB:NJMC) and Marathon Gold Corporation (MOZ-TSX) are pleased to announce continuing results from their core drilling program underway at the Golden Chest mine in Murr...
Jun 13, 2011: Revett Minerals Set to Join Russell 3000 Index
SPOKANE VALLEY, WASHINGTON--(Marketwire - 06/13/11) - Revett Minerals (TSX:RVM - News) (AMEX:RVM - News) is set to join the U.S. broad-market Russell 3000 Index when Russell Investments reconstitut...
Jun 13, 2011: California, the State Built on Gold Prospecting, Is Set to Outlaw Gold Prospecting
There's gold in them thar hills, but pretty soon you won't be allowed to touch it.
Jun 13, 2011: You Have A Choice of Recession, A Lost Decade Or A Perfect Storm
Former Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers, raised the specter today of a Japanese-style "lost decade" of stagnant growth unless we come up with bold policies to stimulate the economy.
Jun 3, 2011: 1/100% Interest Fed "Loans" to Mega-Bankers-Investor Antidotes
From Deepcaster
Credit Suisse Group AG (CS), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS) and Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc (RBS) each borrowed at least $30 billion in 2008 from a Federal Reserve emergenc...
Jun 2, 2011: U.S. Mint's American Eagle Silver Sales So Far This Year's Best Since 1986
With sales of no less than 3.65 million ounces of new American Eagle silver coins in May, silver coin sales by the U.S. Mint are reported to be at their highest ever from U.S. Mint data going back ...
Jun 2, 2011: Market Sentiment and Volume Reach Extreme Panic Levels
It was a crazy session as the stock market slid over 2% on heavy volume. This type of price action means fear has taken control of masses and they are unloading (selling their stocks) in anticipati...
Jun 2, 2011: Swing And A Miss To Start June
By May was the worst month for the S&P 500 since August 2010, but the percentage loss for the month only ended up being about 1.5%.
Jun 2, 2011: Timberline Reports Additional High-Grade Gold Intercepts at Butte Highlands
COEUR D'ALENE, IDAHO--(Marketwire - 06/02/11) - Timberline Resources Corporation (TSX-V:TBR - News)(AMEX:TLR - News) ("Timberline" or the "Company") today announced additional results from undergro...
Jun 1, 2011: United Mining Group (TSX:UMG) And Gold Finder (GFN.V) Announce Accelerated Earn-In On Crescent Silver Mine Project
United Mining Group, Inc. ("United Mining Group") (TSX:UMG) (OTCQX:UMGZF)(FRANKFURT:UM8) and Gold Finder Explorations Ltd. ("Gold Finder")(TSXV: GFN), announce that United Mining Group has incurred...
Jun 1, 2011: Endeavor Acquires Several New Properties Covering Unexplored Vein System at South End of Guanacevi Mining District in Durango State, Mexico
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX:EDR - News; NYSE:EXK - News; FRANKFURT:EJD - News) has acquired several new properties covering an unexplored vein system at the south end of the Guanacevi mining distri...
Jun 1, 2011: Gold and Silver Shares Retest of 2010 Breakout Almost Complete
At the start of the year we wrote about what we could expect from the gold stocks and juniors over the first half of the year. All of these markets experienced significant multi-year breakouts in l...
May 27, 2011: Essential Knowledge For Maximizing Real Gains
Gold, Silver, Crude Oil, Equities & the U.S. Dollar
Since its inception in 1913, The Federal Reserve Board has been responsible for almost 95% devaluation of the U.S. Dollar. All this has been achieved through its ability to continually inflate the...
May 27, 2011: Marc Faber: Prepare For Another War
By Jonathan Chen
Marc Faber of the "Gloom, Boom & Doom" report spoke at the Ira Sohn Conference yesterday, and talked about the destructive nature of U.S. monetary and fiscal policy, and a way...
May 26, 2011: Mexican Miner Penoles Hedges Silver, Gold Output
Mexican miner Penoles (Penoles.MX) said on Wednesday it hedged the bulk of the gold production it will receive from the Noche Buena mine, part-owned by its giant precious metals mining subsidiary F...
May 26, 2011: Sharp Rebound in Gold/Silver Price Ratio After a 30-Year Low
The price of silver has plunged while the price of gold continued higher. This caused the gold-silver price ratio to rally sharply.
May 20, 2011: Short Covering, Not Speculative Buying, Led to Silver's Parabolic Rise
Most mainstream pundits and reporters have assumed that it was speculative buying that caused silver to go parabolic.
May 19, 2011: Metanor Resources Inc.: Encouraging Results on the New Gold Zone at Bachelor/Hewfran
VAL-D'OR, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - May 19, 2011) - Metanor Resources Inc. ("Metanor") (TSX VENTURE:MTO - News) and its exploration team are pleased to announce encouraging results of its 2010 diamond ...
May 13, 2011: Robin Griffiths: Silver Could Eclipse $450, Gold $12,000
With gold over $1,500 and silver around the $35 level, today King World News interviewed one of the top strategists in the world, Robin Griffiths of Cazenove.
May 13, 2011: Silver's China Card
Silver's up more than 2% this morning, scaring $36 an ounce to death (remember when it was $40? feels like only a couple of weeks ago). If you look up "dead cat bounce" in the dictionary, you may ...
May 12, 2011: Abcourt Mines Inc.: The Dewatering of The Elder Mine Was Started at the Beginning of May
MONT-ST-HILAIRE, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - May 12, 2011) - Mr. Renaud Hinse, President and C.E.O. of Abcourt Mines Inc. (TSX VENTURE:ABI - News; BERLIN:ABI - News; FRANKFURT:ABI - News; the "Company"),...
May 12, 2011: Formation Metals Idaho Cobalt Mine Construction on Track for Q2, 2011
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA --(Marketwire - May 12, 2011) - Formation Metals Inc. (TSX:FCO - News; "Formation") announced today that its 100% owned subsidiary, Formation Capital Corporation, U.S., ...
May 12, 2011: Jim Rogers: "Silver Rally Was A 'Gigantic Crazy Spike,' Didn't Quite Reach Parabolic Status"
From Forex Trading Online
INTERNATIONAL. Legendary global investor and chairman of Singapore-based Rogers Holdings, Jim Rogers hardly sees how silver could be a bubble when, even at its top, i...
May 11, 2011: Domestic Chinese Silver Consumption Has Outpaced China's Silver Supply-CPM Group
Precious metals consultants, CPM Group, predict Chinese silver fabrication demand will rise 15.6% to 177.2 million ounces this year, well exceeding the forecast 104.6 million of domestic silver min...
May 11, 2011: Consumers and Investors Seek Protection With Guns and Gold
Even after last week's steep selloff in the commodities markets, the "Flight to Safety" trade is still on big time. Gold may have retreated from its all-time high, but applications to purchase a ha...
May 11, 2011: Sandspring Provides Update on Receipt of NI 43-101 Technical Report
LONDON, UNITED KINGDO (Marketwire - May 11, 2011) - SANDSPRING RESOURCES LTD. (TSX VENTURE:SSP - News; "Sandspring" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the publication of an updated NI 43-101 ...
May 10, 2011: Hecla Mining's CEO Discusses Q1 2011 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
Operator: "Good day ladies and gentlemen and welcome to the Hecla Mining Company first quarter 2011 earnings conference call."
May 10, 2011: Silver Quest Announces 23 m of 9.14 g/t Gold and 15 m of 9.30 g/t Gold Intercepts at Davidson Gold Project, BC
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - May 10, 2011) - Silver Quest Resources (TSX VENTURE:SQI - News; "Silver Quest" or "the Company") is pleased to report drill results from eight holes (BW 1...
May 10, 2011: Is the Bull Market In Silver Finished?
As I write these words silver has just collided off of a brick wall that has capped its upside performance since its old 1980 high of $50 an ounce. It is now in what appears to be a death spiral to...
May 9, 2011: Timberline Announces Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results and Presentation at New York Hard Assets Investment Conference
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho - May 9, 2011 - Timberline Resources Corporation (NYSE Amex: TLR; TSX-V: TBR) ("Timberline" or the "Company") today announced consolidated financial results for its second fisc...
May 5, 2011: Endeavour Silver Reports $14.5 Million Adjusted Earnings in Q1, 2011, Thanks to Record Silver-Gold Production and Precious Metal Prices
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - May 5, 2011) - Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX:EDR - News; NYSE:EXK - News; FRANKFURT:EJD - News)
May 5, 2011: Silver Investors Dump Futures as Comex Boosts Speculator Trading Costs 84 Percent
The biggest slump for silver since 1983 may not be over as the Comex exchange in New York makes it 84 percent more expensive for speculators to trade the metal, triggering an exit by investors.
May 5, 2011: Gissen & Berol: The Hidden Factors Affecting Gold Prices
Party politics in America are pushing up the gold price, according to Encompass Fund Comanagers Malcolm Gissen and Marshall Berol. And that's playing right into their hands as commodities and other...
May 5, 2011: Soltera Mining Corp.: El Torno Vein Gold Sampling Results
JUJUY, ARGENTINA--(Marketwire - 05/05/11) - Dr. Fabio Montanari, President and CEO of Soltera Mining Corp. (PINK SHEETS:SLTA - News)(Frankfurt:SN7 - News) (www.solteramining.com), is pleased to ann...
May 5, 2011: MAG Reports on Favourable ICC Arbitration Decision
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - 05/05/11) - MAG Silver Corp. (TSX:MAG - News)(AMEX:MVG - News) ("MAG" or the "Company") was informed late yesterday that a three member arbitral panel of ...
May 4, 2011: Silver Sinking Again; Thank Goodness for the Chinese
Silver is sinking even further this morning, as investors follow George Soros and John Burbank in dumping the precious metal.
May 4, 2011: Minera Andes Announces Work Resumption at San Jose Mine
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - 05/04/11) - Minera Andes Inc. (the "Company" or "Minera Andes") (TSX:MAI - News)(OTC.BB:MNEAF - News) announces that it has been advised by Minera Santa Cruz SA ("MS...
May 2, 2011: Gold Finder Announces Phase 3 Drill Program to Commence at Golden Rose
Gold Finder Explorations Ltd. ("Gold Finder") (TSX VENTURE: GFN) is pleased to announce that it has engaged Chenier Drilling Services Inc. to drill the Golden Rose Property.
May 2, 2011: The bogey man is dead! Gold drops and recovers. Silver struggles.
After 10 years of trying to find him, U.S. Special Forces have succeeded in eliminating America's most wanted man and all is now right with the world. Yeah, right!!!
May 2, 2011: Excellon Announces New Assays From the High-Grade Pierna Manto and Provides an Exploration Update
Excellon Resources Inc. (TSX:EXN - News) is pleased to announce assays for six holes from the initial 2011 drilling program at the Platosa Property.
May 2, 2011: Understanding where we are in the Silver Bull Market
Last August I told my subscribers to prepare for a monster rally in Silver, which at the time of my forecast was $18.73 per ounce.
Apr 29, 2011: United Mining Group, Inc.: Annual Shareholders' Meeting
nited Mining Group, Inc. ("UMG" or the "Company"), (TSX:UMG - News)(Frankfurt:UM8 - News)(Pinksheets:UMGZF) announces that at the annual and special meeting of shareholders held on April 28th, 2011...
Apr 29, 2011: Timberline Hits Highest-Grade Gold Intercept Ever Reported at Butte Highlands: 4.4 Metres of 232 g/t (14.5 Feet of 6.77 opt), Including 1.1 Metres of 946 g/t (3.5 Feet of 27.6 opt)
Timberline Resources Corporation (TSX-V:TBR - News)(AMEX:TLR - News) ("Timberline" or the "Company") today announced more results from underground drilling at the Butte Highlands Gold Project in so...
Apr 28, 2011: Dealers Take Chainsaw To Greenback
By Andrew Wilkinson
Fed Chief Bernanke looked quite comfortable despite remaining tied to the mast at the first-ever post-FOMC press conference.
Apr 28, 2011: Sonora Resources Enters into JV with First Majestic Silver Corp. – Agreement with Senior Partner Propels Activity at Historically Productive Silver Property
Sonora Resources Corp. is pleased to announce that effective April 15, 2011 the Company entered into a definitive option agreement with First Majestic Silver Corp.
Apr 26, 2011: Metanor Resources Inc.: Bachelor Lake Project Update
VAL-D'OR, QUEBEC, CANADA--(Marketwire - April 26, 2011) - Metanor Resources Inc. ("Metanor") (TSX VENTURE:MTO - News) is pleased to provide an update on its activities at the Bachelor Lake Gold Pro...
Apr 26, 2011: ECU Silver Provides Additional Update on Deep Drilling of Massive Sulphides
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 26, 2011) - ECU Silver Mining Inc. (TSX:ECU - News) is providing an update on the status of the high-performance deep diamond drill that is currently reaming o...
Apr 25, 2011: JIM ROGERS: Short Treasuries And Buy Commodities, Particularly Natural Gas And Silver
By Gus Lubin
Jim Rogers reiterated his plan to short U.S. Treasuries in an interview with The Economic Times...
Apr 25, 2011: Russell endorses gold manipulation thesis
By Peter Brimelow
Dow Theory Letters' octogenarian Richard Russell has endorsed the radical gold-bug thesis: The gold market is manipulated. He says it won't work - but the ride will be rough.
Apr 22, 2011: Part III of an Interview with International Man
By Xavier Calendar
This is the third and final instalment of my interview with International Man
Apr 21, 2011: Camera shows no sign of miner
By Becky Kramer
Day six of rescue efforts at the Lucky Friday Mine passed without any word on the fate of a miner trapped by a rockfall.
Apr 21, 2011: Gold Prices Stall, Silver Explodes
By Alix Steel
NEW YORK (TheStreet ) -- Gold prices were climbing higher and silver prices were soaring Thursday as investors bought the metals ahead of a long holiday weekend in the U.S.
Apr 20, 2011: Borehole finds open space where Idaho miner may be
BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- A pocket of open space behind tons of collapsed rock and debris has added some optimism to the search for a missing silver miner, despite dangerous conditions that forced rescu...
Apr 20, 2011: Silver Quest Reports 82 Metres of 3.29 g/t Gold Intercepted at Davidson Project, BC
Silver Quest Resources (TSX VENTURE:SQI - News; "Silver Quest" or "the Company") is pleased to report the drill results from the first five holes drilled in the recently-announced 20,000 metre dril...
Apr 20, 2011: Timberline Reports Additional High-Grade Intercepts from Underground Drilling at Butte Highlands
Timberline Resources Corporation (TSX-V:TBR - News)(AMEX:TLR - News) ("Timberline" or the "Company") today announced additional results from underground drilling at the Butte Highlands Gold Project...
Apr 18, 2011: Silver Valley awaiting news of 53-year-old trapped by cave-in
By Sunday night, rescue teams had labored for more than two days to free a miner trapped by a cave-in at the Lucky Friday Mine.
Apr 18, 2011: Will Precious Metals Survive the Double Dip?
It is rare in recent history for precious metals to appreciate in parallel with the broader stock market. Yet, this has been the case in the two years since the stock market began crawling out of t...
Apr 18, 2011: Coeur says Morales Administration won't nationalize San Bartolomé mine
RENO, NV - Coeur d'Alene Mines announced Thursday that it has received assurances from the Morales Administration that its San Bartolomé silver mine is not targeted for any proposed minin...
Apr 11, 2011: Can silver be money again just like gold?
We have always referred to silver as the 'long shadow' of gold because its price moves with gold's. When the gold price rises, silver rises more. When the gold price falls, silver falls further, b...
Apr 11, 2011: Paramount Gold Announces New Resource Estimation for New Drilling at San Miguel Project
Paramount Gold (NYSE Amex:PZG)(TSX:PZG - News; FRANKFURT:P6G - News; WKN:A0HGKQ) ("Paramount") announces new NI 43-101 compliant resource estimates for its 100% owned San Miguel project in Mexico.
Apr 8, 2011: The Bank Runs Of The Early 1930s And FDR's Ban On Gold
The gold price reached a record of $1464/ounce this week, fittingly on the 78th year anniversary of FDR’s ban on private gold ownership in 1933. Gold has increased by 30% over the past year, 145%...
Apr 7, 2011: Silver Investment the Dominant Driver of a Remarkable 2010
Booming silver investment was the primary source of the astounding 78 percent intra-year increase in silver prices in 2010. A sturdy rebound in total fabrication demand, led by the industrial sec...
Apr 7, 2011: First Majestic Silver Corp.: Silver Production Up 25%; Reaches 97% Pure Silver and Maintains Status as "Purest Silver Company in the World"
First Majestic Silver Corp. (TSX:FR - News)(AMEX:AG - News)(Frankfurt:FMV - News)(WKN: A0LHKJ) ("First Majestic" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that production in the first quarter of 201...
Apr 7, 2011: Silver Prices Will Hit $50 as Investment Demand Pops
NEW YORK (TheStreet ) -- World investment demand drove silver prices higher in 2010 and the trend is on track to continue in 2011, according to the World Silver Survey by GFMS Research Group.
Apr 7, 2011: U.S. rare earths RESTART Act legislation re-introduced in Congress
H.R. 4866, the Rare Earths Supply Chain Technology and Resources Transformation Act of 2011, which died in the waning hours of the 111th Congress, has been resurrected by its Colorado sponsor
Apr 6, 2011: Silver: What Backwardation Looks Like
It's pretty clear that the market for silver has been showing signs of significant supply/demand imbalances.You can see that in the price for silver itself, but what adds context to understanding t...
Apr 5, 2011: United Mining Group Announces Bulk Sampling Results at the Crescent Silver Mine Project
United Mining Group, Inc. ("UMG" or the "Company") (TSX:UMG - News) (Pinksheets:UMGZF - News) (Frankfurt:UM8 - News) is pleased to announce geochemical results of the South Vein intercepted by the ...
Apr 5, 2011: Silver the investment of the decade - Eric Sprott
Silver's performance over the next three to five years is likely to treble that of gold, says Sprott Asset Management Chairman, Eric Sprott, and he is still bullish on gold as well
Apr 5, 2011: Silver Quest Commences Drilling on Davidson Property, BC
Silver Quest Resources (TSX VENTURE:SQI - News; "Silver Quest" or "the Company") is pleased to report that a 20,000 metre drill program has commenced on the Davidson Property utilizing three drill ...
Apr 5, 2011: ECU Silver Provides Update on Deep Drilling of Massive Sulphides
ECU Silver Mining Inc. (TSX:ECU - News) is pleased to report on the status of the high-performance deep hole diamond drill that arrived on site at the Velardena Property on March 23, 2011.
Apr 4, 2011: Buy Silver To Hedge Against Global Turmoil
LOS ANGELES (MarketWatch) - In a world awash in fiat currencies, many investors have turned to silver and gold for protection.
Apr 4, 2011: A Flaw In The Silver Topping Theory
There seems to be a lot of silver pundits calling for a major top in silver lately. There's basically two main reasons why they are calling for a top: 1) silver is currently stretched above its lon...
Apr 4, 2011: Turk: Record Silver Backwardation Spells Danger For US Dollar
With gold near all-time highs and silver approaching multi-decade highs, today King World News interviewed James Turk out of London.
Apr 4, 2011: Strike Ends At Bolivia's San Cristobal Silver Mine
LA PAZ, April 4 (Reuters) - A strike has been lifted at Bolivia's San Cristobal silver, zinc and lead mine following a 12-day work stoppage, the union and operating company said on Monday.
Apr 1, 2011: MAG Silver Reports 2010 Annual Results
MAG Silver Corp. (TSX:MAG - News)(AMEX:MVG - News) ("MAG" or the "Company") announces the Company's audited financial results for the year ended December 31, 2010. For complete details of the Annua...
Apr 1, 2011: ECU Silver Releases Year End Results for 2010
ECU Silver Mining Inc. (TSX:ECU - News) reports that it has released its audited consolidated financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2010
Apr 1, 2011: Hecla Mining Company is Today's Focus Stock on MicroStockProfit.com
MicroStockProfit.com announces an investment report featuring Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL - News). The report includes financial, comparative and investment analyses, and industry information you...
Mar 28, 2011: United Mining Group Announces US$9 Million Development Program to Accelerate Start Up of the Crescent Silver Mine
United Mining Group, Inc. ("UMG" or the "Company"), (TSX:UMG - News)(Pinksheets:UMGZF - News)(Frankfurt:UM8 - News) is pleased to announce a US$9 million pre-production mine development program and...
Mar 23, 2011: Gold heading toward cyclical high - Jeff Christian, CPM
"The economy on a global basis is continuing to grow and is probably more stable than it was two years ago - so there are some reasons to reduce some of the risk premia that you're seeing in the gold"
Mar 23, 2011: ECU Silver Reports Arrival of High Performance Deep Drill at Its Velardena Site
ECU Silver Mining Inc. (TSX:ECU - News) is pleased to announce that the high-performance deep hole diamond drill has arrived on site at its 100% owned Velardena Property and is being lowered in the...
Mar 23, 2011: Gold may hit $5,000 an ounce in 3-4 years: Canadian miners
(Reuters) - The price of gold may hit $5,000 per ounce, nearly three times current levels, in three to four years, as demand from sovereign states, central banks and exchange-traded funds (ETFs) ri...
Mar 22, 2011: Silver's Monetary Role Contributing To The Metal's Explosive Growth
Experts point to a regaining of its role as a monetary metal, coupled with enormously growing demand, particularly in China and India, will keep the silver price rising and outperforming gold in th...
Mar 22, 2011: Ron Paul Sets Congressional Hearing on U.S. Mint Gold, Silver, PGM Bullion Programs
U.S. gold standard advocate Ron Paul is at the helm of an upcoming congressional subcommittee hearing that will examine one of his favorite topics.
Mar 22, 2011: Silver Quest Acquires WIT Gold Property, Yukon
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 22, 2011) - Silver Quest Resources (TSX VENTURE:SQI - News; "Silver Quest" or "the Company") is pleased to announce that it has entered into an opti...
Mar 22, 2011: Endeavour Silver Reports Record Earnings, Cash-Flow and Revenues in 2010
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 22, 2011) - Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX:EDR - News; NYSE Amex:EXK) (DBFrankfurt:EJD) announced today record earnings, cash-flows and revenues for th...
Mar 22, 2011: Fed Will Release Bank Loan Data as Top Court Rejects Appeal
The Federal Reserve will disclose details of emergency loans it made to banks in 2008, after the U.S. Supreme Court rejected an industry appeal that aimed to shield the records from public view.
Mar 18, 2011: Timmins Gold Intersects 19.81 Meters of 5.08 gpt Gold in Ongoing Drill Program at San Francisco Mine
Timmins Gold Corp. (TSX-V:TMM - News) is pleased to announce that its ongoing drill program continues to extend and expand the mineralization at the San Francisco Gold Mine, located in the State of...
Mar 16, 2011: New Jersey Mining Company Announces High Grade Intercept of 33.0 g/t Gold Over 2.6 Meters at Golden Chest Mine
New Jersey Mining Company (OTCBB:NJMC) and Marathon Gold Corporation (MOZ-TSX) are pleased to announce the initial results from their core drilling program underway at the Golden Chest mine in Mur...
Mar 16, 2011: The Sprotts Expect Silver to Keep on Sizzling
Sprott Money executives Eric Sprott (chairman) and Larisa Sprott (president), sing the praises of the "poor man's gold" in this exclusive interview with The Gold Report.
Mar 16, 2011: Sandspring Infill Drill Results From the Toroparu Gold-Copper Deposit Includes 114m of 1.93g/t Gold and 0.07% Copper in Hole 136
SANDSPRING RESOURCES LTD. (TSX VENTURE:SSP - News; "Sandspring" or the "Company") is pleased to announce an update of new gold and copper assay results from drilling in the area of the Toroparu gol...
Mar 16, 2011: Great Panther Silver Reports Annual Net Profit of $5 Million
GREAT PANTHER SILVER LIMITED (TSX:GPR - News)(AMEX:GPL - News) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the audited financial results for the Company's year ending December 31, 2010.
Mar 14, 2011: Utah Legislature sends strong gold standard message to Washington
RENO, NV - A bill which requires Utah to recognize gold and silver as legal tender is now awaiting the signature of Republican Gov. Gary Herbert, who has yet to take a public stance on the issue.
Mar 11, 2011: Timmins Gold Receives Conditional Approval for TSX Listing
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA - (Marketwire - 03/11/11) - Timmins Gold Corp. (TSX-V:TMM - News) is pleased to announce that it has received conditional approval for listing of its common shares on th...
Mar 10, 2011: China Adviser Says Beijing Should Buy More Gold
BEIJING, March 9 (Reuters) - China should use some of its $2.85 trillion foreign exchange reserves to buy more gold XAU=, a government adviser was quoted as saying by local media reports on Wednesday.
Mar 10, 2011: United Mining Group Announces Grant of Options
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - 03/10/11) - United Mining Group, Inc. (TSX:UMG - News)(Pinksheets:UMGZF - News)(Frankfurt:UM8 - News) (the "Company") announces the grant of 1.1 million o...
Mar 9, 2011: Silver Stocks Soaring -- Is There Still Room to Run?
The price of silver has been on the upswing in recent weeks as unrest in the Middle East has led investors back into the precious metals market in order to avoid currency fluctuations.
Mar 9, 2011: The money's going into silver; gold good also, but wary on base metals - Sprott
TORONTO (Reuters) - Silver is likely to keep outperforming gold thanks to strong dollar flows, though both are still good investments compared with copper and other base metals, according to Eric ...
Mar 8, 2011: A Fistful Of Silver
Gold was certainly the hot investment in 2010. Turmoil in the Middle East and North Africa, rising inflation, and a weakening dollar, strengthened the metal throughout the year.
Mar 8, 2011: Petaquilla Minerals Ltd.: Molejon Gold Project-NI 43-101 Reserve Update; 61% Increase in Reserves
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - 03/08/11) - Petaquilla Minerals Ltd. (the "Company") (TSX:PTQ - News) (OTC.BB:PTQMF - News) (Frankfurt:P7Z - News) today announced that it has completed P...
Mar 7, 2011: PDAC-Bull market for metals signals a spate of mining deals
TORONTO, March 4 (Reuters) - This year the world's biggest mining convention could turn into a bonanza for dealmakers as eager mining companies look for ways to take advantage of a raging bull mark...
Mar 7, 2011: SilverCrest Reports La Joya Initial Drill Results; Up to 19.2 Metres of High Grade Silver Values
VANCOUVER, BC - March 7, 2011 - SilverCrest Mines Inc. (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has completed 13 core holes of a planned Phase 1, 22 hole program (see attached drill plan) at ...
Mar 7, 2011: Endeavour Silver Announces Transfer of Common Share Listing From NYSE Amex to the New York Stock Exchange
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 7, 2011) - Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX:EDR - News; NYSE Amex:EXK)(DBFrankfurt:EJD) announced today that it has received approval to list its common ...
Mar 7, 2011: Otis Hits Gold in Two of Five Targets at Dog Bone Ridge
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -(Marketwire - 03/07/11) - Otis Gold Corp. (TSX-V:OOO - News) (PINK SHEETS:OGLDF - News) ("Otis" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has intercepted a near-...
Mar 4, 2011: MASSIVE gold demand continues to break records in China
LONDON - In amongst all the comment and analysis regarding the effects of the various Middle Eastern and North African power struggles on the gold price, the latest news on Chinese domestic gold d...
Mar 4, 2011: Silver Jewelry Sales Hit New Records
The Silver Institute's Silver Promotion Service (SPS) has released the primary findings from its recently completed retail survey of 2010 sales results.
Mar 4, 2011: Silver Wheaton Reports Record Operating and Financial Results in 2010; Production Increased 37% With Operating Cash Flows Almost Doubling
Silver Wheaton Corp. ("Silver Wheaton" or the "Company") (TSX:SLW.to - News) (NYSE:SLW - News) is pleased to announce its unaudited results for the fourth quarter and the year ended December 31, 2010.
Mar 4, 2011: Abcourt Mines Inc.: Diamond Drilling at the West End of the Elder Mine Extends the Main Vein and Several Holes Intersects More Than One Zone of Mineralization
Mr. Renaud Hinse, President and C.E.O. of Abcourt Mines Inc. (TSX VENTURE:ABI - News; BERLIN:ABI - News; FRANKFURT:ABI - News; the "Company"), is pleased to report that additional drilling results ...
Mar 1, 2011: Petaquilla Infrastructure Subsidiary Increases Capacity
Further to its news release of October 12, 2010, Petaquilla Minerals Ltd. (TSX:PTQ - News)(OTC.BB:PTQMF - News)(Frankfurt:P7Z - News) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that its infrastructure ...
Feb 28, 2011: How High Will Silver Prices Go in 2011? (Silver prices poll updated with comments from Silver Panther ceo Bob Archer.)
NEW YORK (TheStreet ) -- Gold was the hot metal in 2010 but silver has grabbed the early lead in the race to be 2011's precious metal winner.
Feb 28, 2011: Abcourt Purchases an Interest in the Vendome Base Metal and Gold Property at Barraute, Quebec
MONT-ST-HILAIRE, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Feb. 28, 2011) - Mr. Renaud Hinse, President and C.E.O. of Abcourt Mines Inc. (TSX VENTURE:ABI - News; BERLIN:ABI - News; FRANKFURT:ABI - News; the "Company")...
Feb 28, 2011: Timberline Announces US$5 Million Offering of Common Stock
COEUR D'ALENE, IDAHO--(Marketwire - 02/28/11) - Timberline Resources Corporation (TSX-V:TBR - News)(AMEX:TLR - News) ("Timberline" or the "Company") announced today that it has entered into agreeme...
Feb 28, 2011: MAG Silver Announces High-Grade Juanicipio Vein Intercept
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - 02/28/11) - MAG Silver Corp. (TSX:MAG - News)(AMEX:MVG - News) ("MAG" or the "Company") provides recently received drilling results from the Juanicipio Jo...
Feb 28, 2011: Egypt Bans Gold Exports, Miner Says Not Affected
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt on Sunday banned the export of gold for the next four months, a measure bankers said seemed aimed at preventing businessmen and former government officials who acquired capi...
Feb 25, 2011: Hecla Reports 2010 Record Operating Cash Flow of $198 Million and Updates Basin Litigation
Hecla Mining Company ("Hecla") (NYSE:HL) today announced record operating cash flow of $197.8 million, net income applicable to common shareholders of $35.4 million, or $0.14 per basic share, and a...
Feb 24, 2011: Formation Metals News Release
Formation Metals Inc. (TSX:FCO - News; the "Company) announced today that, as per the Company's news release dated January 27, 2011, it is in the process of finalizing a short form prospectus in r...
Feb 23, 2011: How High Will Silver Prices Go in 2011?
NEW YORK (TheStreet ) -- Gold was the hot metal in 2010 but silver has grabbed the early lead in the race to be 2011's precious metal winner.
Feb 23, 2011: Silver Dragon Reports Additional 11.5M oz. Silver, 93.9M lbs. Lead and 132.8M lbs. Zinc at Dadi
Silver Dragon Resources Inc. (OTCBB:SDRG - News) ("the Company") is pleased to announce that it has completed a geological report on the results from the 2010 drilling program at its award-winning ...
Feb 23, 2011: Alexandria Intersects 1.32 g/t Au over 31.50 m above 100 m Depth at Akasaba
Alexandria Minerals Corporation (TSX-V: AZX) (Frankfurt: A9D) reports today that it has intersected 1.38 g/t Au over 31.50 m (22.27 m True Width) in diamond drill hole IAX-10-112 at less than 100 m...
Feb 22, 2011: Mexico sees mining investment, Penoles bets on zinc
(Reuters) - Mexican miners said on Monday at least 50 silver, gold, copper and zinc projects are attractive targets for mergers or acquisitions and high metals prices will draw $4.4 billion in mini...
Feb 22, 2011: Metanor Resources Inc. Announces the Closing of a Private Placement of $7,095,850
Metanor Resources Inc. ("Metanor") (TSX VENTURE:MTO - News) is pleased to announce the closing, on February 18, 2011 (the "Closing Date") of a private placement with Industrial Alliance Securities ...
Feb 18, 2011: Timmins Gold Announces Initial Drill Results From the Norma Gold Property
Timmins Gold Corp. (TSX-V:TMM - News) announces results of a first phase reverse circulation drill program on geological, geochemical and geophysical targets at the Norma gold-silver property.
Feb 18, 2011: Silver Producers Start Hedging Their Bets
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - 02/18/11) - After a volatile January, silver prices have been on the upswing this month, surging close to 10 percent and touching new 31 year highs as an increase in pro...
Feb 17, 2011: A Chinese Gold Standard?
NEW YORK (TheStreet ) -- China's grab for gold is accelerating at a rapid pace, and it's raising questions about the country's ultimate intentions.
Feb 16, 2011: Obama Administration calls for 5% royalty on gross proceeds of mines
RENO, NV - President Obama's Fiscal Year 2012 proposed budget calls for charging a 5% royalty on the gross proceeds of hardrock minerals mined on public lands including silver, gold and copper.
Feb 16, 2011: Tips to Protect Yourself From a Worthless Dollar: Porter Stansberry
The clock is ticking...The End of America as we know it is near, according to Porter Stansberry, founder of Stansberry & Associates Investment Research.
Feb 14, 2011: Seabridge Hires Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Rudi Fronk, President and CEO of Seabridge Gold (TSX:SEA - News)(AMEX:SA - News), announced today that the Company has hired Jay S. Layman, 51, to the new position of Executive Vice President and C...
Feb 14, 2011: Argex Signs Loi For Control Of TiO2 Technology
Argex Mining Inc. (Argex) (TSX-V: RGX) (FSE: ASV) (Other OTC:ARGEF.PK) has signed a letter of intent (LOI) with the principals of Canadian Titanium Ltd. (CTL) for the purchase of up to a 50.1% inte...
Feb 11, 2011: Silver to hit $50 in 2011, gold to follow - James Turk
CAPE TOWN - After a record breaking run during the course of 2010 and, indeed, the last 10 years, gold took a breather in January.
Feb 11, 2011: IMF calls for dollar alternative
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- The International Monetary Fund issued a report Thursday on a possible replacement for the dollar as the world's reserve currency.
Feb 11, 2011: Timberline Announces First Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Timberline Resources Corporation (TSX-V:TBR - News)(AMEX:TLR - News) ("Timberline" or the "Company") today announced consolidated financial results for its first fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2...
Feb 11, 2011: Timmins Gold Files Registration Statement to Provide Capital Gold Stockholders a Direct Voice in the Proposed Merger of Equals With Timmins
Timmins Gold Corp. (TSX-V:TMM - News) ("Timmins Gold") announces that on February 10, 2011 it filed a preliminary registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") in r...
Feb 10, 2011: Despite Mexico's silver output growth, Peru still #1 in silver mining-Mining Ministry
RENO, NV - Peru's Ministry of Energy and Mines announced Wednesday that the nation remains the world's top silver producer and second-ranked global producter of copper and zinc.
Feb 10, 2011: iShares Silver Trust Holdings Unchanged at 10,370 Metric Tons
Silver holdings in the iShares Silver Trust, the biggest exchange-traded fund backed by silver, were unchanged at 10,370.22 metric tons as of Feb. 9, according to figures on the company's website.
Feb 10, 2011: 99.8% Pure Ti02 Produced From Argex's Lablache Ore
Argex Mining Inc. (Argex) (TSX-V: RGX) (FSE: ASV) (Other OTC:ARGEF.PK) is now in receipt of the final report and results of Phase I of metallurgical testwork conducted by Process Research ORTECH In...
Feb 9, 2011: Silvercorp Announces Q3 Dividend of CAD$0.02
Silvercorp Metals Inc. (TSX:SVM - News)(NYSE:SVM - News) ("Silvercorp" or the "Company") today announced that its Board of Directors has declared its third quarter fiscal 2011 dividend of CAD$0.02 ...
Feb 9, 2011: Are Gold and Silver now turning upwards again?
BENONI - s we write, the gold price is at $1,364 having bounced off support at $1,324.
Feb 9, 2011: Silver Scott Announces Closing of Acquisition of Mexican Gold Mine Assets
Silver Scott Mines, Inc. (OTC:SILS.pk.ob - News) is pleased to announce the Company has closed a transaction whereby it acquired all of the issued and outstanding shares of HMD Holdings, Inc.
Feb 8, 2011: JP Morgan Accepts Gold As Collateral For Stock Purchases
Comes the revolution!. You can use your non-income producing gold as a way to buy other securities yielding some income return or as a way to post money with counter-parties.
Feb 8, 2011: Revett Provides Summary of 2010 Operations and Year End Reserves
Revett Minerals Inc. (TSX:RVM - News; OTCBB:RVMID) ("Revett" or the "Company") is pleased to announce full year operating results and year end reserve and resource estimates for the Troy Mine, loca...
Feb 8, 2011: Orex Announces New Drilling Campaign at Goldboro
OREX EXPLORATION INC. (TSX VENTURE:OX - News; FRANKFURT:O5D - News) would like to inform shareholders that Osisko Mining Corporation (TSX: OSK; Deutsche Boerse: EWX) has approved a new exploration ...
Feb 7, 2011: Great Panther Silver Secures US Listing on NYSE Amex
GREAT PANTHER SILVER LIMITED (TSX:GPR - News)(AMEX:GPL - News) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that its common shares have been authorized for listing on the NYSE Amex stock exchange in the ...
Feb 7, 2011: ECU Silver Reports Results From Stope/Resource Reconciliation at the Santa Juana Mine
ECU Silver Mining Inc. (TSX:ECU - News) is pleased to announce some of the results from its current development work, where the Company has again recorded significantly higher grades from active st...
Feb 4, 2011: China gold buying "stuns" precious metals traders - demand unbelievable
Consider the following paragraph from London's highly respected Financial Times - a publication not usually prone to hyperbole:
Feb 4, 2011: Inflation: It's Already Here
Trading in a sideways market is not an easy task - especially in this market.
Feb 3, 2011: 1-oz silver bullion coin sales shatter U.S. Mint records
RENO, NV - The U.S. Mint reported 6,422,000 American Eagle one-ounce silver bullion coins were sold during January 2011, nearly 50% higher than any prior month in the Mint's 26 years of published ...
Feb 3, 2011: Golden Phoenix Joint Venture Partner Scorpio Gold Announces 13,167 Meter Drill Program Has Begun at Mineral Ridge Gold Project in Nevada; Three-Phase Drilling Program to Continue Throughout 2011
Golden Phoenix Minerals, Inc. (the "Company") (OTC Bulletin Board:GPXM.ob - News) is pleased to announce its joint venture partner, Scorpio Gold ("Scorpio") has begun a 43,200 foot (13,167 meter) t...
Feb 2, 2011: First Gold Exploration Inc.: Pre-Feasibility Study Underway for the Rose Deposit
First Gold Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE:EFG - News; OTCQX:FGEXF) (FRANKFURT:F12 - News) has engaged GENIVAR Inc. (TSX:GNV - News; "GENIVAR"), one of the largest engineering firms in Canada, to com...
Feb 2, 2011: Avino Provides Update on San Gonzalo Mining & Milling and Commences 2011 Drill Program
Avino Silver and Gold Mines Ltd. (TSX-V:ASM - News)(OTC.BB:ASGMF - News)(Berlin:GV6 - News)(Frankfurt:GV6 - News) is pleased to provide the following update on mining and milling operations for the...
Feb 2, 2011: Canarc to Update Preliminary Economic Assessment of New Polaris Gold Mine Project in Northwestern British Columbia
Canarc Resource Corp. (TSX:CCM - News; OTCBB:CRCUF)(DBFrankfurt:CAN) announces that it has commissioned an updated NI 43-101 preliminary economic assessment report ("PEA") for the New Polaris gold ...
Feb 1, 2011: Endeavour Silver 2010 Exploration Review and Exploration Plans for 2011
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX:EDR - News; NYSE Amex:EXK)(DBFrankfurt:EJD) released today its review of exploration results in 2010 and its exploration plans for 2011.
Feb 1, 2011: Silver Standard Announces Automatic Conversion of Convertible Promissory Note Issued by Pretium Resources Inc.
Silver Standard Resources Inc. (TSX:SSO - News)(NASDAQ:SSRI - News) ("Silver Standard" or the "Company") announces that the balance of a convertible promissory note (the "Convertible Note") issued ...
Jan 31, 2011: Eric Sprott
Eric Sprott: Chairman, Chief Executive Officer & Portfolio Manager of Sprott Asset Management - Eric has over 35 years of experience in the investment industry and manages roughly $5 billion. Eric...
Jan 31, 2011: ECU Silver to Amend Terms of its Debt Facility
ECU Silver Mining Inc. ("ECU Silver") (TSX:ECU - News) is pleased to report that it has entered into an agreement with its lender, IIG Capital LLC, to amend the terms and conditions of its debt fac...
Jan 28, 2011: Peru Mines Ministry reports declines in gold, silver production
RENO, NV - Peru's Ministry of Energy and Mines reported an 11.19% decline in annual gold production from 5,916,000 million ounces in 2009 to 5,254,000 ounces in 2010.
Jan 28, 2011: Great Panther Extends Guanajuatito Silver-Gold Zones to Depth
GREAT PANTHER SILVER LIMITED (TSX:GPR - News) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the discovery of deeper mineralized silver-gold zones at the Guanajuatito Mine at the northwest end of the Guana...
Jan 28, 2011: Sandspring Grants Stock Options
Sandspring Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:SSP - News; the "Company") announced that the Company has granted to a director 125,000 stock options to purchase common shares of the Company.
Jan 28, 2011: Silver Skeptics Miss the Big Picture
After touching 30 year highs to kick off the New Year, silver prices have slumped in recent weeks. Most of the selloff appears to stem from the idea that greater global economic stability will make...
Jan 27, 2011: Sabina Gold & Silver Announces Results of Phase 1 Drilling at Newman-Madsen Property in Red Lake Ontario
Sabina Gold & Silver Corp. (TSX:SBB - News) is pleased to announce the results of the first of a two phase drilling program that began last fall on its 50% owned Newman-Madsen property
Jan 26, 2011: Andover Receives Production Report for Trixie Mine, Utah
Andover Ventures Inc. (TSX-V:AOX - News)(OTC.BB:AOVTF - News)(Frankfurt:R2X - News) ("Andover" or the "Company") COO, Mr. Larry Segerstrom, wishes to announce that the Company has received a final ...
Jan 26, 2011: Japan gets in on gold vending machine act
TOKYO (Reuters Life!) - Japan, which sells everything from live crabs to used lingerie in its ubiquitous automatic vending machines, is now staking its claim to a precious new market: gold.
Jan 26, 2011: Quartermain revival - Pretium moves on Snowfield/Brucejack gold/silver/copper projects
VANCOUVER - Those mining investors who follow people rather than just companies will be interested to pick up on what former Silver Standard CEO, Bob Quartermain, is doing these days.
Jan 26, 2011: iShares Silver Trust Holdings Decrease 30 Metric Tons
Silver holdings in the iShares Silver Trust, the biggest exchange-traded fund backed by silver, decreased 30.38 metric tons to 10,447.70 metric tons as of Jan. 25, according to figures on the compa...
Jan 25, 2011: Argex Completes 2447 km Airborne Geophysical Survey On Mouchalagane Property
Argex Mining Inc. (Argex) (TSX-V: RGX) (FSE: ASV) (Other OTC:ARGEF.PK) has completed and received the final reports for a recently flown airborne geophysical survey completed on its 100% owned Mouc...
Jan 21, 2011: Gold and silver default scenarios
Buyers, who have legally contracted to take physical delivery of metals, are said to be accepting large, paper bribes to accept a cash settlement instead.
Jan 21, 2011: Yukon -A gold exploration hotspot with more discoveries to come
The Gold Report: It's a treat to interview someone with such extensive knowledge of the Yukon, probably the hottest gold area play anywhere.
Jan 19, 2011: Gold should hit $2000 this year - John Embry
GEOFF CANDY: Welcome to this week's edition of Mineweb.com's Gold Weekly podcast. Joining me on the line is John Embry
Jan 19, 2011: Silver Quest Reports 89.7% Gold Recovery from Capoose, BC
Silver Quest Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:SQI - News; the "Company") is pleased to report results from initial metallurgical studies on a composite sample of mineralized material from the Capoose De...
Jan 19, 2011: Endeavour Silver Forecasts Seventh Consecutive Year of Production Growth at Lower Cash Costs in 2011, Major Plant Expansion Planned for Guanajuato
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX:EDR - News; NYSE Amex:EXK)(DBFrankfurt:EJD) announced today that it is forecasting its seventh consecutive year of production growth and lower cash costs in 2011.
Jan 18, 2011: ECU Silver Extends DD Vein on Level 12 of The Santa Juana Mine
ECU Silver Mining Inc. (TSX:ECU - News) is pleased to announce that it has opened another vein on the main entrance level of the Santa Juana mine located in the main Velardena Property.
Jan 17, 2011: Strong Indications of Gold & Silver Shortages
Since reaching new highs at the end of 2010 gold and silver have been sold off, and the selling has been particularly intense in the last few days.
Jan 17, 2011: Market values Carlos Slim's mining unit at over US$7bn
Carlos Slim's mining unit gained by 25% on its opening day of trade in Mexico after the company was unbundled from Grupo Carso conglomerate.
Jan 17, 2011: Metanor Resources Inc.: US$20M Gold Sale Agreement With Sandstorm Resources
Metanor Resources Inc. ("Metanor") (TSX VENTURE:MTO - News) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a gold sale agreement with Sandstorm Resources Ltd. ("Sandstorm") (TSX VENTURE:SSL - News)
Jan 17, 2011: Silver Quest Identifies Soil Anomalies at Boulevard, Yukon
Silver Quest Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:SQI - News; the "Company") is pleased to announce the identification of the 20km long Boulevard Trend comprised of numerous gold, arsenic, antimony and moly...
Jan 14, 2011: Five reasons silver glitters more than gold
There are several reasons to love gold right now. From the twin specters of a weak dollar and commodity inflation, to the recent all-time highs north of $1,430 an ounce, to returns that doubled the...
Jan 13, 2011: Gold Finder Intersects Two High Grade Gold Zones at Golden Rose: 5.10 meters averaging 15.62 gpt Au, and 2.60 meters averaging 70.05 gpt Au including 0.30 meters of 543.0gpt Au
Gold Finder Explorations Ltd. ("Gold Finder") (TSX VENTURE: GFN) is pleased to announce that it has intersected significant high grade gold mineralization from its recently completed Phase 2 diamon...
Jan 13, 2011: Silver still one of the best performing assets this decade
JOHANNESBURG - Silver had a truly spectacular year, in 2010. The price increased from $15 an ounce to just over $31 an ounce, an increase of a whopping 106% in US dollars.
Jan 13, 2011: New Pacific Recalculates Historical Assay Revealing Drill Interval of 64.69 Metres Grading 5.75 Grams Per Tonne Gold at the Tagish Lake Gold Project, Yukon Territory, Canada
New Pacific Metals Corp. ("New Pacific") (TSX VENTURE:NUX - News) announces findings from its re-evaluation and reassessment of historical exploration and drilling results at the Goddell Project on...
Jan 13, 2011: Ironwood Gold Signs LOI to Acquire Idaho Property Offering Carlin Trend Characteristics
Ironwood Gold Corp. (OTC.BB:IROG - News) (the "Company") is pleased to announce it has entered into a Letter of Intent ("LOI") to acquire a 100% interest in mining operations on 12 unpatented minin...
Jan 13, 2011: Metanor Preliminary Discussions With Nichromet Barry Could Achieve Onsite Production Faster
Metanor Resources Inc. ("Metanor") (TSX VENTURE:MTO - News) is pleased to announce that the 20 kilos of ore sample from the Barry Property submitted to Nichromet Extraction Inc.("Nichromet") in ord...
Jan 13, 2011: NYSE stocks posting largest percentage decreases
Top 10 New York Stock Exchange-traded stocks posting largest percentage decreases
Jan 12, 2011: New mine owner has big plans
After buying out the Sterling Mining Co. in a bankruptcy auction in April for a cool $24 million, Silver Opportunity Partners LLC (SOP) has rolled up its sleeves and is anxious to start drilling te...
Jan 11, 2011: Great Panther Reports Fourth Quarter and Record 2010 Production
Great Panther Silver Limited (TSX:GPR - News) (the "Company") is pleased to report record 2010 production of 2,255,802 silver equivalent ounces ("Ag eq oz"), a 2% increase over 2009.
Jan 11, 2011: First Majestic Silver Corp.: Production Up 72% to 6.53 Million oz Ag in 2010; Exceeds Guidance by 9%
First Majestic Silver Corp. ("First Majestic" or the "Company") (TSX:FR - News)(NYSE:AG - News)(Frankfurt:FMV - News) (WKN: A0LHKJ) is pleased to announce that production in 2010 reached 7,024,055 ...
Jan 11, 2011: United Mining Group Completes Milling Agreement for its Crescent Silver Mine
United Mining Group, Inc. (the "Company") (TSX:UMG - News)(Pinksheets:UMGZF - News)(Frankfurt:UM8 - News) announces that it has completed its agreement, announced on October 7, 2010, with the New J...
Jan 10, 2011: Petaquilla Closes $32M Private Placement to Pay Out Notes
Petaquilla Minerals Ltd. (the "Company") (TSX:PTQ - News)(OTC.BB:PTQMF - News)(Frankfurt:P7Z - News) announces that the Company has closed its previously announced non-brokered private placement of...
Jan 10, 2011: Silver Standard Resources Inc.: Pirquitas Achieves 2010 Production Goal
Silver Standard Resources Inc. (TSX:SSO - News)(NASDAQ:SSRI - News) ("Silver Standard" or the "Company") is pleased to report full year silver production results.
Jan 10, 2011: Endeavour Silver sets new quarterly production records
Vancouver-based Endeavour Silver (TSX: EDR, NYSE Amex: EXK) Thursday reported the sixth consecutive year of production growth with the company setting a new record for quarterly silver production.
Jan 10, 2011: Silvercorp Metals Inc.: Underground Drilling Intercepts 4.13 Meters of 671 Grams Per Tonne Silver and 2.29 Percent Lead in the LM Mine, Ying Mining District, Henan Province, China
Silvercorp Metals Inc. ("Silvercorp") (TSX:SVM - News)(NYSE:SVM - News) is pleased to report the results for its 2010 underground diamond drilling program at the LM Mine, within the LM Mining Permi...
Jan 7, 2011: Golden Predator Acquires McConnell Property, Yukon
Golden Predator Corp. (Toronto:GPD.TO) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has signed an option agreement to acquire a 100% interest in 125 quartz mineral claims known as the McConnell P...
Jan 7, 2011: Area loses 'giant' in mining
KELLOGG - The mining community of the Silver Valley is in solemn mourning this week as a mining icon, working man and friend passed away Tuesday.
Jan 4, 2011: Silvercorp Metals Inc.: Underground Drilling Discovers 18 Additional High Grade Silver-Lead Veins including 7.51 m Interval Grading 925 g/t Silver and 1.12% Lead at the TLP Mine, Henan Province
Silvercorp Metals Inc. ("Silvercorp") (TSX:SVM - News)(NYSE:SVM - News) is pleased to report the results of its 2010 underground diamond drilling program at the southwest corner (also called LM Min...
Jan 4, 2011: Abcourt Mines Inc.: Closing of a $1.5 M Non-Brokered Private Placement With MineralFields Contributing $1.25 M
Mr. Renaud Hinse, President and Chief Executive Officer of Abcourt Mines Inc. (TSX VENTURE:ABI - News; BERLIN:ABI - News; FRANKFURT:ABI - News; the "Company") is pleased to announce the closing of ...
Jan 4, 2011: Silver & PGMs Poised for Another Strong Year
Commodities performed well in 2010 with silver being the best performing commodity and precious metals being the best performing sector/complex.
Jan 4, 2011: U.S. Mint reports strong silver bullion sales on 1st business day of 2011
RENO, NV - The U.S. Mint, which began accepting orders from authorized dealers for the 2011 Gold Eagle bullion coin, as well as the 2011 Silver Eagle bullion coin
Dec 30, 2010: Minera Andes Announces Accelerated Expiry of Warrants for Possible Proceeds of $19 Million
Minera Andes Inc. (TSX:MAI - News)(OTC.BB:MNEAF - News) - advises that it will be issuing notice of accelerated expiry to the holders of approximately 15,352,100 share purchase warrants of the Company
Dec 29, 2010: Silver Quest Acquires the Bouvette Gold Property, Yukon
Silver Quest Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:SQI - News; the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has entered into an option agreement with a private company controlled by Kal Malhi and Paul Dadwa...
Dec 29, 2010: ECU Silver to Start Deep Drilling on Massive Sulphides in First Quarter 2011
ECU Silver Mining Inc. (TSX:ECU - News) is pleased to announce that it has signed a contract with LandDrill International to start drilling the high grade deep massive sulphide targets
Dec 29, 2010: Metanor Resources Inc. Announces the Closing of a Non-Brokered Private Placement
Metanor Resources Inc. ("Metanor") (TSX VENTURE:MTO - News) announces the second closing on December 23, 2010, of a non-brokered private placement to Canadian investors for gross proceeds of $780,250.
Dec 27, 2010: Price of Silver Soaring
BIG CREEK, Idaho-An unexpected surge in investor demand is sending silver prices soaring-and speculators and mining companies are digging in.
Dec 27, 2010: Silver Miner Delivers Explosive Profits
Hecla Mining's(HL) silver story is so good you have to wonder if this shining success story can last. The oldest silver miner in America produced 2.7 million ounces of silver in the third quarter f...
Dec 24, 2010: Gold Finder Engages Holloman Corporation
Gold Finder Explorations Ltd. ("Gold Finder") (TSX VENTURE: GFN) is pleased to announce that it has engaged Holloman Corporation to assist the company in finding a gold project in Central Asia.
Dec 24, 2010: New Pacific Appoints New Director and Grants Options
New Pacific Metals Corp. (TSX VENTURE:NUX - News; the "Company" or "New Pacific") announces that subject to regulatory approval, it has granted an aggregate of 220,000 incentive stock options to co...
Dec 24, 2010: Mont. miner to supply palladium for GM cars again
General Motors Co. is renewing ties with a Montana mining company that provides precious metals for emission-reducing catalytic converters, according to documents filed Thursday with federal regula...
Dec 22, 2010: Great Panther Intersects Multiple Zones Of High Grade Silver-Gold In Step-Out Drilling At San Ignacio Property, Guanajuato
GREAT PANTHER SILVER LIMITED (TSX: GPR; the "Company") is pleased to announce that the second section of diamond drill holes at the San Ignacio Mine Property, Guanajuato has intersected numerous zo...
Dec 22, 2010: Kootenay And Fjordland Enter Into Option Agreement On Seven Properties In Southeastern British Columbia
Kootenay Gold Inc. (TSX.V:KTN) ("Kootenay") and Fjordland Exploration Inc. (TSX.V:FEX) ("Fjordland") have entered into an option agreement whereby Fjordland has the right to earn an undivided 60% i...
Dec 21, 2010: Canarc Agrees to Purchase the Relief Canyon Gold Mine Assets in Nevada; Arranges Cdn$12 Million Bridge Loan; Conference Call Scheduled at 10:30 am PDT, Wednesday, December 22, 2010
Canarc Resource Corp. (TSX:CCM - News; OTCBB:CRCUF - News; DBFrankfurt:CAN) announces that it is the successful bidder to acquire a largely built and permitted, open pit, heap leach gold mine throu...
Dec 21, 2010: Andover Announces Update On Kennecotts 2010 Big Hill Work Program, Utah
Andover Ventures Inc. ("Andover" or the "Company") (AOX-TSX:V) (AOVTF-United States) (R2X-Frankfurt Exchange) announces today that Quantec Geoscience of Toronto, Ontario, Canada are currently condu...
Dec 21, 2010: GEAB N°50 is available! Global systemic crisis: Second half of 2011 - European context and US catalyst - Explosion of the Western public debt bubble
The second half of 2011 will mark the point in time when all the world's financial operators will finally understand that the West will not repay in full a significant portion of the loans advanced...
Dec 21, 2010: UPDATE 1-Silver Standard to meet target, sells 2 mines
Standard Resources (SSO.TO) said on Tuesday it completed the C$450 million ($441.8 million) sale of two of its silver mines, and that it was on track to meet its production target for 2010.
Dec 20, 2010: Metanor Resources Inc. Announces the Closing of a Non-Brokered Private Placement
Metanor Resources Inc. ("Metanor") (TSX VENTURE:MTO - News) announces the closing on December 17, 2010 of a non-brokered private placement to Canadian investors for gross proceeds of $2,746,272.98.
Dec 17, 2010: Marathon Gold Corporation and New Jersey Mining Company Announce Formation of Golden Chest LLC
Marathon Gold Corporation (MOZ-TSX) ("MGC") and New Jersey Mining Company (OTCBB:NJMC) ("NJMC") jointly announced the formation of Golden Chest LLC ("GC"). GC is owned 50% by MGC through its wholl...
Dec 17, 2010: Silver (and gold) price manipulation and the COT reports
An analysis of what's been happening in the COMEX precious metals markets and how to read the COT reports from the CFTC
Dec 16, 2010: Great Panther Updates Mineral Reserve Estimates At The Guanajuato Mine
GREAT PANTHER SILVER LIMITED (TSX: GPR) is pleased to report that Scott Wilson Roscoe Postle Associates ("Scott Wilson RPA"), of Vancouver, B.C., has completed a NI 43-101 compliant mineral reserve...
Dec 16, 2010: Turk - confident of $1800 gold, probably in Q1 2011
Speaking on a Mineweb podcast this week, precious metals guru and Gold Money founder James Turk, reiterated his forecast of a US$1800 gold price in the near future.
Dec 16, 2010: Assays of Channel Samples Confirm Surface Silver Mineralization at the El Tigre Property, Sonora, Mexico
El Tigre Silver Corp. (The "Company") (TSX-V:ELS - News)(PINK SHEETS:EGRTF - News)(Frankfurt:5RT - News) is pleased to announce exploration results from surface sampling on the company's El Tigre m...
Dec 16, 2010: Otis Drills 87.8 Metres of 1.26 g/t Au Including 32.0 Metres of 3.46 g/t Au at Kilgore
Otis Gold Corp. (TSX:OOO - News) ("Otis" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the receipt of additional significant drill results comprising potentially bulk-mineable, open-pittable intercepts
Dec 16, 2010: Stillwater Mining to Acquire Exploration Property and Royalty Interest From Benton Resources Corp.
STILLWATER MINING COMPANY (NYSE:SWC - News) ("Stillwater" or the "Company") and Benton Resources Corp. (TSX-V:BTC - News) ("Benton") today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreeme...
Dec 15, 2010: Sandspring Drill Results From Holes TPD105-TPD116 Includes 157.5m of 1.0g/t Gold and 0.05% Copper Along Strike From Toroparu Gold-Copper Deposit
SANDSPRING RESOURCES LTD. (TSX VENTURE:SSP - News; "Sandspring" or the "Company") is pleased to announce an update of new gold and copper assay results from drilling in the area of the Toroparu gol...
Dec 15, 2010: Chinese rush to purchase gold as long holiday season gets under way
According to a report in the China Daily, Chinese citizens have been rushing to buy gold after major department stores cut the price of gold jewellery by around 3% in year end promotions for the Ch...
Dec 15, 2010: Endeavour Silver Drilling Continues to Extend High Grade Gold-Silver Mineralization in Lucero and Karina Veins at Guanajuato Mine, Mexico
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX:EDR - News; NYSE Amex:EXK)(DBFrankfurt:EJD) announces that exploration drilling south of the Bolanitos mine, part of Endeavour's Guanajuato Mines project in Guanajuato S...
Dec 15, 2010: Silver shines in India on China woes & higher gold price
Stock markets, the world over, have been volatile the last few months. Fear of a rate hike by the Chinese and US economy uncertainties have got stocks going in for a roller-coaster ride.
Dec 14, 2010: First Majestic to List on the New York Stock Exchange
First Majestic Silver Corp. (TSX:FR - News)(NYSE:AG - News)(Pinksheets:FRMSF - News)(Frankfurt:FMV - News)(WKN: A0LHKJ) (the "Company" or "First Majestic") is pleased to announce that its common sh...
Dec 14, 2010: Silvercorp Metals Inc. Closes US$116.8 Million Financing
Silvercorp Metals Inc. (TSX:SVM - News; NYSE:SVM - News; "Silvercorp" or the "Corporation") is pleased to announce that it has closed its previously announced bought deal financing (the "Offering")
Dec 13, 2010: Gold:Silver ratio may move back in favour of gold - SocGen
Gold may outperform silver, lifting the ratio between the two metals by as much as 20 percent, according to technical analysis by Societe Generale SA.
Dec 13, 2010: Golden Predator Signs Definitive Agreements with Silver Predator
Golden Predator Corp. (TSX: GPD - News; "Golden Predator" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has signed definitive agreements with Silver Predator Corp. (CNSX:SPD "Silver Predator") t...
Dec 10, 2010: Ron Paul, Author of `End the Fed,' to Lead Panel Overseeing Central Bank
Representative Ron Paul, Texas Republican and author of "End the Fed," will take control of the House subcommittee that oversees the Federal Reserve.
Dec 10, 2010: CFTC to Consider Commodity Speculation Caps Next Week
The top U.S. commodity regulator will consider limits on speculation in physical commodity markets including energy and metals at a meeting on Dec. 16, Commodity Futures Trading Commission Chairman...
Dec 9, 2010: China goldimports to rise six-fold this year as demand zooms
The Chinese appetite for gold continues unabated. Gold imports by China-the largest producer of the yellow metal in the world-is set to touch a record 260 tonnes for the year 2010, bullion dealers ...
Dec 9, 2010: Seabridge Gold Drilling Expands Iron Cap: Resource Estimate Expected Shortly
Seabridge Gold Inc. (TSX:SEA - News)(AMEX:SA - News) - Results from the final 33 core holes drilled by Seabridge this year at Iron Cap have confirmed (i) consistent gold, copper and silver minerali...
Dec 9, 2010: Despite brief corrections, gold & silver to remain star performers--BMO
BMO Capital Markets expects the silver price to post a small and short-lived correction in the very short term, as gold likely will also correct somewhat for a brief period.
Dec 8, 2010: Gold to remain strong in 2011 - Tom Kendall, Credit Suisse
GEOFF CANDY: Welcome to this week's edition of Mineweb.com Gold Weekly podcast. Joining me on the line is Tom Kendall - he's the vice president for Commodities Research at Credit Suisse.
Dec 8, 2010: Endeavour Silver's Revised Takeover Bid for Cream Minerals Expires; Endeavour Invites Cream to Enter Into an Option and Joint Venture Agreement to Explore the Nuevo Milenio Property
Endeavour Silver Corp. ("Endeavour") (TSX:EDR - News; NYSE Amex:EXK)(DBFrankfurt:EJD) announces that its revised takeover bid dated November 18, 2010 (the "Offer") to acquire all of the issued and ...
Dec 8, 2010: Golden Predator Encounters Multiple Intercepts, including 56.5 m of 3.2 g/t Gold, at the Newly Discovered Bohemian High-Grade Zone, Brewery Creek Project, Yukon
Golden Predator Corp. (TSX: GPD - News; the "Company") is extremely pleased to announce results for the last 10 holes of its 2010 program at its Brewery Creek Project.
Dec 8, 2010: Is a Pullback on the Horizon for Some Silver Miners?
The price of silver surged to 30 year highs on Monday after US Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said that further quantitative easing is "certainly possible.
Dec 7, 2010: U.S. Mint delays America the Beautiful silver bullion coin on launch day
RENO, NV - It's déjà vu for silver bullion coin investors as the U.S. Mint decided to delay the America the Beautiful Silver Bullion Coin Launch Monday.
Dec 7, 2010: Abcourt Announces First Drilling Results on Abcourt-Barvue Property
Mr. Renaud Hinse, President and Chief Executive Officer of Abcourt Mines Inc. (TSX VENTURE:ABI - News; FRANKFURT:ABI - News; BERLIN:ABI - News; the "Company") announce that the Company has received...
Dec 7, 2010: China's credit bubble on borrowed time as inflation bites
It warns that the Communist Party will have to puncture the credit bubble before inflation reaches levels that threaten social stability. This in turn may open a can of worms.
Dec 7, 2010: Endeavour Silver's Revised Takeover Bid for Cream Minerals Expires; Endeavour Invites Cream to Enter Into an Option and Joint Venture Agreement to Explore the Nuevo Milenio Property
Endeavour Silver Corp. ("Endeavour") (TSX:EDR - News; NYSE Amex:EXK)(DBFrankfurt:EJD) announces that its revised takeover bid dated November 18, 2010 (the "Offer") to acquire all of the issued and ...
Dec 6, 2010: Silvercorp Metals Inc. Announces US$100 Million Bought Deal Financing
Silvercorp Metals Inc. (TSX:SVM - News; NYSE:SVM - News; "Silvercorp" or the "Corporation") announced today that it has entered into an agreement to sell, to a syndicate of underwriters led by CIBC...
Dec 6, 2010: SilverCrest Acquires New Major Mexico Property
SilverCrest Mines Inc. (the "Company") was advised by the TSX.Venture Exchange and IIROC that trading was halted in the Company's shares due to unusual pre‐market trading activity this morning.
Dec 6, 2010: Chinese view gold as real money and demand is exploding
Chinese demand is behaving as we predicted. If you look at the recent history of Chinese gold demand, you start in 2003 when gold ownership was made acceptable, having been banned from 1945 until...
Dec 6, 2010: Base Metals Rise; Copper Gains 0.6%
Base metals were trading relatively higher early Monday, and the uptrend is likely to continue through the day with mounting pressure on the dollar index.
Dec 2, 2010: Want JP Morgan to crash? Buy silver
For decades, the world's banking system has been on a fiat currency standard that has led to banks that are "too big to fail". They have overreached their remit of providing loans and have leeched ...
Dec 2, 2010: Commodities boom alive and well regardless of global economics - Adrian Day
KENWOOD, CA (The Gold Report) - The Gold Report: Adrian, you recently published Investing in Resources: How to Profit from the Outsized Potential and Avoid the Risks, your first book in 28 years. ...
Dec 2, 2010: Timberline Announces 2010 Financial Results
Timberline Resources Corporation (TSX-V:TBR - News) (AMEX:TLR - News) ("Timberline" or the "Company") today announced consolidated financial results for its fourth fiscal quarter and its fiscal yea...
Dec 1, 2010: Lucky Friday will dig deeper
MULLAN - Hecla Mining Company has been working diligently on their No. 4 Shaft Project at the Lucky Friday mine for one year, and just recently announced that the decision has been made to bottom o...
Dec 1, 2010: MAG Silver Announces Juanicipio Resource Estimation and Exploration Update
MAG Silver Corp. (TSX:MAG - News)(AMEX:MVG - News) ("MAG" or the "Company") announces an independent updated mineral resource estimate for the Juanicipio Property made by Scott Wilson Roscoe Postle...
Dec 1, 2010: PA says PanAm Silver's Navidad project may yield 275.5mn silver ozs.
RENO, NV - A preliminary assessment (PA) revealed that Pan American Silver's Navidad Project in Chubut, Argentina, will have a capex of US$760 million, and produce a total of 275.5 million silver ...
Nov 30, 2010: United Mining Group, Inc. Lists on OTCQX Market in the USA
United Mining Group, Inc. (the "Company") (TSX:UMG - News)(Pinksheets:UMGZF - News)(Frankfurt:UM8 - News) is pleased to announce that the Company's common shares commenced trading today on the OTCQ...
Nov 30, 2010: Otis Acquires 100% of Kilgore Gold Project
Otis Gold Corp. ("Otis" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:OOO - News) is pleased to announce that it has executed an agreement (the "Purchase Agreement") to purchase a 100% interest in the Kilgore Gol...
Nov 30, 2010: Silver Falcon Mining, Inc. (SFMI) Pours 283 Pounds of Dore Bars, Proceeds With Stock Buy-Back Program
Silver Falcon Mining, Inc. (OTC.BB:SFMI - News) announces the result of its first smelted pour which occurred on November 22, 2010.
Nov 30, 2010: Russian owners selling stake in Montana mining company
BILLINGS - A Russian mining company announced Monday that it was selling its majority ownership stake in Montana's Stillwater Mining Company.
Nov 29, 2010: Millions cashless in bank glitch
ONE of Australia's biggest banks is scrambling to process payments to millions of customers, who potentially face days of uncertainty about when they will be able to access their money.
Nov 29, 2010: Southern Silver Closes Second Tranche of Private Placement
Southern Silver Exploration Corp. ("Southern Silver") (TSX VENTURE:SSV - News; FRANKFURT:SEG - News) has closed the second tranche of its previously announced non-brokered unit private placement by...
Nov 29, 2010: Timmins Gold Options Eastern Portion of Soltoro's Quila Property
Soltoro Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:SOL - News) and Timmins Gold Corp. (TSX VENTURE:TMM - News) have signed an option agreement whereby Timmins Gold may earn a 100% interest in a 12,000 hectare claim
Nov 24, 2010: Silver shortage, a sign of manipulation?
LONDON (Commodity Online): Why there is rationing of silver coins in the bullion market? According to reports, US Mint is rationing silver Eagles sales. The same goes for the Perth Mint in Australi...
Nov 24, 2010: iShares Silver Trust Holdings Increase 52 Metric Tons
Silver holdings in the iShares Silver Trust, the biggest exchange-traded fund backed by silver, increased 51.7 metric tons to 10,893.68 metric tons as of Nov. 23, according to figures on the compan...
Nov 24, 2010: China, Russia quit dollar
St. Petersburg, Russia - China and Russia have decided to renounce the US dollar and resort to using their own currencies for bilateral trade, Premier Wen Jiabao and his Russian counterpart Vladimi...
Nov 24, 2010: Petaquilla Minerals Ltd.: Private Placement Financing
Petaquilla Minerals Ltd. (the "Company") (TSX:PTQ - News)(OTC.BB:PTQMF - News)(Frankfurt:P7Z - News) is pleased to announce that, subject to all applicable regulatory approvals including that of th...
Nov 23, 2010: How HIGH Could Silver Go in December?
There is no other way to describe silver's price movement of the past 13 weeks other than to call it parabolic.
Nov 23, 2010: Endeavour Silver Discovers Swarm of New High Grade Gold-Silver Veins Near Lucero-Karina Veins at the Guanajuato Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX: EDR.TO)(NYSE Amex: EXK)(DBFrankfurt: EJD) announces that exploration drilling south of the Bolanitos mine, part of Endeavour's Guanajuato Mines project in Guanajuato State
Nov 22, 2010: The Silver Market Is Becoming More Volatile -- Could This Be a Bubble?
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - 11/22/10) - Silver prices have been volatile in November. While the Fed's QE2 announcement sent silver prices to 30-year highs, concerns that China may increase interest...
Nov 22, 2010: Bullish gold analysts look for further price rises
KENWOOD, CA (The Gold Report) - "Gold bullion is in a long-term bull market. And that's going to go on for a number of years," Martin Murenbeeld, Chief Economist of Dundee Wealth Inc., predicted
Nov 22, 2010: Arian Commences New 10,000m Drilling Programme at San Jose, Mexico
Arian Silver Corporation ("Arian" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:AGQ - News; AIM:AGQ)(PLUS:AGQ)(FRANKFURT:I3A - News), a silver exploration, development and production company with a focus on proje...
Nov 22, 2010: Premium Exploration Drills 1.2 g/t Gold Over 107.6 Meters Extending Mineralization 150 Meters to Depth; Continues to Encounter Gold Mineralization in 100% of Drilling at Friday-Petsite
Premium Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE:PEM - News; "Premium" or "the Company") is pleased to announce PFR2010_15 was drilled in the Main Zone and returned 1.2 g/t gold over 107.6 meters within 205.1...
Nov 19, 2010: Gold's slump a breather before new highs
GRONINGEN - The recent sell off in gold has had a number of commentators asking the question, is this the beginning of a significant decline?
Nov 18, 2010: GFMS: Silver Likely To Top $30 Per Ounce In 2011 Amid Investment Demand
(Kitco News) - Silver is likely to trade above $30 an ounce in 2011 mainly due to investors' growing appetite for the metal, also helped by a further recovery in industrial demand
Nov 18, 2010: Stillwater announces plans for 2 new Montana mines
Stillwater Mining Co. is moving to develop two more platinum and palladium mines in south-central Montana's Beartooth Mountains.
Nov 18, 2010: Sandspring Appoints New CFO
Sandspring Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:SSP - News; the "Company" or "Sandspring") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Scott Issel as Chief Financial Officer of the Company.
Nov 18, 2010: GEAB N°49 is available! Warning Global systemic crisis - First quarter 2011: Breach of the critical threshold of global geopolitical dislocation
As the LEAP/E2020 team anticipated in its open letter to the G20 leaders published in the international edition of the Financial Times of 24 March 2009, on the eve of the London Summit
Nov 17, 2010: Soros still buying gold despite "bubble" comment
DUBAI (EMIRATES247.COM) - "Gold is the ultimate bubble. It is certainly not safe," George Soros, billionaire investor and legendary currency speculator, said at the beginning of this year and then...
Nov 17, 2010: Premium Exploration and Velocity Minerals Clarify Claim Staking in Idaho, USA
Premium Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE:PEM - News) and Velocity Minerals Ltd. are pleased to jointly issue this release regarding the current state of mineral claims staked by the Companies in the O...
Nov 17, 2010: Excellon Announces Additional High-Grade Holes in the Pierna Manto
Excellon Resources Inc. (TSX:EXN - News) is pleased to announce assay results for two additional holes from what company geologists believe may be a new, high-grade manto discovered between the Rod...
Nov 17, 2010: Ironwood Gold Corp. Analyst Coverage Updated by Noted European Research Firm
Ironwood Gold Corp. (OTC.BB:IROG - News) (the "Company") wishes to advise that UK-based Edison Investment Research ("Edison") recently released their November 2010 edition of "Edison Insight"
Nov 16, 2010: Timmins Gold Corp.: San Francisco Mine Gold Reserves Increased by 28%
Timmins Gold (TSX-V:TMM - News) is pleased to announce an increase in the Mineral Reserve and Mineral Resource estimate for its wholly owned San Francisco open pit gold mine located in northern Son...
Nov 16, 2010: Silvermex and Genco Announce Closing of Business Combination Transaction
Silvermex Resources Ltd. ("Silvermex") (TSX-V:SMR - News) and Genco Resources Ltd. ("Genco") (TSX:GGC - News) are pleased to announce the closing of the combination of their respective businesses,
Nov 15, 2010: Ironwood Gold Signs LOI to Acquire Prospective Gold Property at Cherry Creek, Nevada
Ironwood Gold Corp. (OTC.BB:IROG - News) (the "Company") is pleased to announce it has entered into a Letter of Intent ("LOI") to acquire a 100% interest in mining operations on 20 unpatented lode ...
Nov 10, 2010: COMEX margin cost changes cause silver and gold to dive before recovery in Europe
The euphoria in the precious metals markets which drove gold up to over $1420 an ounce and silver to over $29 in New York yesterday seemed short-lived with a steep plunge for both metals late in th...
Nov 10, 2010: First Majestic Silver Corp.: Another Record Quarter of Earnings and Cash Flows
FIRST MAJESTIC SILVER CORP. (TSX:FR - News)(Pinksheets:FRMSF - News)(Frankfurt:FMV - News)(WKN: A0LHKJ) (the "Company" or "First Majestic") is pleased to announce the unaudited financial results fo...
Nov 10, 2010: Silvercorp Announces Q2 Dividend of CAD$0.02
Silvercorp Metals Inc. (TSX:SVM - News)(NYSE:SVM - News) ("Silvercorp" or the "Company") today announced that its Board of Directors has declared its second quarter dividend of CAD$0.02 per share,
Nov 10, 2010: Silver Quest Intersects Gold & Silver on Capoose Project, BC
Silver Quest Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:SQI - News; the "Company") is pleased to report assay results for diamond drill holes D-10-126 and D-10-129 recently completed on the Capoose Project ("Capo...
Nov 10, 2010: El Tigre Appoints New Director
El Tigre Silver Corp. ("El Tigre" or the "Company") (TSX-V:ELS - News)(Frankfurt:5RT - News) is pleased to welcome to its board of directors Mr. Daniel Tellechea, and looks forward to working with ...
Nov 10, 2010: Endeavour Silver Reports Record EBITDA, Cash-Flow, Revenues in Q3, 2010; Silver Production of 797,000 oz Up 20% Compared to Q3, 2009
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX:EDR - News; NYSE Amex:EXK)(DBFrankfurt:EJD) announced today its financial and operating results for the Third Quarter, 2010, including record quarterly EBITDA, cash-flow...
Nov 10, 2010: Ironwood Gold Completes Mobile Metal Ion Survey at Rock Creek Project, Nevada
Ironwood Gold Corp. (OTC.BB:IROG - News) (the "Company") is pleased to provide an update and announce the favorable results of the Mobile Metal Ion (MMI) soil survey that was completed October 12th...
Nov 10, 2010: Sandspring Drill Results From Holes TPD94-TPD104 Includes Deposit Grade Values 350m Along Strike on Stepout From Toroparu Gold-Copper Deposit
SANDSPRING RESOURCES LTD. (TSX VENTURE:SSP - News; "Sandspring" or the "Company") is pleased to announce an update of new gold and copper assay results from drilling in the area of the Toroparu gol...
Nov 9, 2010: World Bank head suggests a modified global gold standard
Leading economies should consider adopting a modified global gold standard to guide currency rates, World Bank president Robert Zoellick said on Monday in a surprise proposal before a potentially a...
Nov 9, 2010: Metanor Resources Inc.: Nomination of a New Director of Operations-Bachelor Mine
Metanor Resources Inc. ("Metanor") (TSX VENTURE:MTO - News) is proud to announce the nomination of Mr Pascal Hamelin, as director of the operations of the Bachelor Mine.
Nov 9, 2010: Endeavour Silver Agrees to Amend Offer for Cream Minerals to $0.14 per Share Payable in Cash or Endeavour Shares
Endeavour Silver Corp. ("Endeavour") (TSX:EDR - News; NYSE Amex:EXK)(DBFrankfurt:EJD) is pleased to announce that, on November 5, 2010, the Board of Directors of Cream
Nov 8, 2010: World Bank Chief Calls For Return to Modified Gold Standard
This morning, gold hit a new record nominal high in dollar terms at $1,398 an ounce and gold in euro terms surged to reach €1,000.
Nov 8, 2010: Premium Exploration: 30-km Airborne Survey Results in Expanded Phase-Three Exploration Program; Phase-Four Preparation Underway
Premium Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE:PEM - News) is focused on systematically exploring and developing targets identified along strike of the Orogrande Sheer Zone for potential district developmen...
Nov 5, 2010: Golden Predator Closes $6,675,000 Private Placement
Golden Predator Corp. (TSX:GPD.to - News) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it closed the private placement (the "Offering") announced October 26, 2010 with Casimir Capital LP (the "Agent").
Nov 5, 2010: RICO Suit Filed Against HSBC And JPMorgan For Silver Market Manipulation
If JPM and HSBC hoped that the lawsuits filed a week ago by Brian Beatty and Peter Laskari, which we discussed previously, were going to be the end of their public exposure with regard to possible ...
Nov 5, 2010: Formation Metals Inc.: Continued Positive Results From Formation Metals' Cobalt Mine Optimization Drilling
Formation Metals Inc. (TSX:FCO - News; "Formation") is pleased to announce that its 100% owned subsidiary, Formation Capital Corporation, U.S., (the "Company") has reported additional positive resu...
Nov 4, 2010: Silver Institute's Silver Promotion Service Program Announces Expanded Savor Silver Website
The Silver Promotion Service (SPS), an arm of the Silver Institute, has announced a significant expansion of its Savor Silver website (www.savorsilver.com).
Nov 4, 2010: Otis Closes First Tranche of Two-Stage Private Placement for $2,491,500-Early Warning Issued by Galena Special Situations Master Fund Ltd.
Otis Gold Corp. (TSX VENTURE:OOO - News; "Otis" or the "Company") announces that is has closed the first tranche ("Tranche One") of the private placement (the "PP") initially announced on October 1...
Nov 3, 2010: Endeavour Silver Responds to Cream Minerals Directors' Circular
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX:EDR - News; NYSE Amex:EXK)(DBFrankfurt:EJD) announced on September 27, 2010 an offer ("Endeavour Offer") to purchase all of the outstanding common shares ("Shares") of C...
Nov 3, 2010: Fed Easing May Mean 20% Dollar Drop: Bill Gross
The dollar is in danger of losing 20 percent of its value over the next few years if the Federal Reserve continues unconventional monetary easing, Bill Gross, the manager of the world's largest mut...
Nov 2, 2010: Endeavour Silver Discovers Two New High Grade Silver-Gold Veins Adjacent to Lucero Vein at the Guanajuato Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX:EDR - News; NYSE Amex:EXK)(DBFrankfurt:EJD) announces that exploration drilling south of the Bolanitos mine, part of Endeavour's Guanajuato Mines project in Guanajuato S...
Nov 2, 2010: Silver hits $25, Sprott lists new physical silver fund
Sprott Asset Management has filed prospectuses for the Sprott Physical Silver Trust. The document was accepted at the Securities and Exchange Commission in the United States on 29th October
Nov 2, 2010: Metanor Resources Inc.: New Gold Zone at Bachelor/Hewfran Grab Samples 14.8 g/t
Metanor Resources Inc. ("Metanor") (TSX VENTURE:MTO - News) and its exploration team are pleased to announce the discovery of a new potential gold zone (Zone 3) commencing at surface situated 2.0 k...
Nov 1, 2010: Orex Exploration Inc.: Update on the Goldboro Exploration Program
OREX EXPLORATION INC. (TSX VENTURE:OX - News; FRANKFURT:O5D - News) would like to provide shareholders with the following update on the 2010 drilling campaign on the Company's wholly-owned Goldboro...
Nov 1, 2010: David Morgan Explains Why Silver Is Catching Up, Why It's Broken Out and Where It Goes From Here
The Daily Bell is pleased to present an exclusive interview with David Morgan.
Nov 1, 2010: Petaquilla Minerals Ltd.: 97.02% Gold Recovery from Metallurgical Leach Tests
Petaquilla Minerals Ltd. (TSX:PTQ - News)(OTC.BB:PTQMF - News)(Frankfurt:P7Z - News) ("Petaquilla" or the "Company") today announced that it has completed Phase 2 of its Column Leach Test Program o...
Oct 29, 2010: CFTC investigation a boon for silver
As the price of silver backs off from its recent high of $25, it offers investors another amazing opportunity to buy the precious metal. In the past month silver has bounced back to prices not seen...
Oct 29, 2010: Timberline Intercepts Additional High-Grade Gold at Butte Highlands
Timberline Resources Corporation (NYSE Amex:TLR) (TSX-V:TBR - News) ("Timberline" or the "Company") today announced final drill results for its 2010 surface exploration drill program at the Butte H...
Oct 29, 2010: Silver Standard Announces Sale of Snowfield and Brucejack Projects
Silver Standard Resources Inc. (NASDAQ:SSRI - News)(TSX:SSO - News) ("Silver Standard or the "Company") today announced that it has entered into an agreement (the "Sale Agreement") to sell its Snow...
Oct 28, 2010: Traders Accuse HSBC, JPMorgan Of Silver Manipulation
LONDON -- Two traders have accused HSBC and JPMorgan Chase of manipulating the price of gold's smaller cousin, silver, in separate lawsuits filed in a Manhattan federal court Wednesday.
Oct 28, 2010: Cramer vs. Soros on Gold Bubble
The recent dollar slide has turned many investors to the precious metals segment, where gold has surged to all-time highs, and CNBC stock picker Jim Cramer thinks the move is "just beginning." Cram...
Oct 27, 2010: Act Now, CFTC Is Urged .
A Commodity Futures Trading Commission regulator is putting pressure on the agency to take action in a high-profile, two-year-old investigation of the silver market.
Oct 27, 2010: Current scenario suggesting much higher gold prices in the next 12 months - Embry
GRONINGEN - After a short pull back, gold could see a sharp move higher in November if recent history is any guide.
Oct 26, 2010: Revett Minerals Completes Debt Restructuring and Eliminates Remaining Long-Term Debt
Revett Minerals Inc. ("Revett" or the "Company") (TSX:RVM - News; OTCBB:RVMIF - News) announced today that Trafigura AG. has elected to complete the exercise of 10,000,000 warrants for Revett Miner...
Oct 26, 2010: Silver Quest Intersects High Grade on Capoose Project, British Columbia
Silver Quest Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: SQI.V) (the "Company") is pleased to report assay results for diamond drill holes D-10-114, D-10-119, D-10-120 and D-10-121
Oct 25, 2010: Petaquilla Announces Additional Exploration and Drilling Results From Its Oro del Norte Concession
Petaquilla Minerals Ltd. ("Petaquilla" or the "Company") (TSX:PTQ - News)(OTC.BB:PTQMF - News)(Frankfurt:P7Z - News) is pleased to announce that it has received additional drilling, trenching and s...
Oct 25, 2010: Canadian Zinc Reports Progress on Prairie Creek Environmental Assessment
Canadian Zinc Corporation (TSX:CZN - News)(OTC.BB:CZICF - News) (the "Company" or "Canadian Zinc") is pleased to report on the progress on the ongoing Environmental Assessment of the proposed Prair...
Oct 25, 2010: Golden Predator Intercepts 1.72 g/t Gold over 146.3 m from Carlos Zone, Grew Creek Property, Yukon
Golden Predator Corp. (TSX: GPD) (the "Company") is pleased to announce results from its initial drill program at the Carlos Zone of its road-accessible Grew Creek project.
Oct 18, 2010: Interview: Eric Sprott on Gold and QE2
The Hera Research Newsletter (HRN) is pleased to present the following exclusive interview with Eric Sprott, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer of Sprott Asset Managemen...
Oct 18, 2010: Great Panther Hires New Vice-President Corporate Development; Launches New Website
GREAT PANTHER SILVER LIMITED (TSX:GPR - News) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Erick Bertsch to the position of Vice President, Corporate Development. Erick brings more...
Oct 15, 2010: SilverCrest Announces Santa Elena's First Doré Shipment
SilverCrest Mines Inc. (the "Company") is pleased to announce that the first shipment of doré bars from the Santa Elena Mine has occurred, just a month after the Company announced its first ...
Oct 15, 2010: U.S. Mint to release first 5-oz silver bullion coin shortly
The U.S. Mint will soon release its new five-ounce silver bullion, the first ever produced by the Mint, Dr. Jeffrey Lewis of www.silver-coin-investor.com has reported.
Oct 14, 2010: Silver producers set to shine as the metal outperforms gold
Long called "the poor man's gold," silver is likely to outperform its pricey counterpart this year, a trend that makes silver-related equities an attractive option for investors looking to diversif...
Oct 14, 2010: Silver Soars As Speculators Dive Into The Devil's Metal
Call it a speculative mania if you must, but zero interest rates are forcing otherwise cautious cash savers the world over to seek out hard-asset protection for their wealth.
Oct 13, 2010: Southern Silver Announces Private Placement
Southern Silver Exploration Corp. (TSX VENTURE:SSV - News; FRANKFURT:SEG - News) reported today that the company proposes to issue up to a total of 20.0 million common shares in a non-brokered unit...
Oct 13, 2010: Avino Starts Bulk Sample Program at San Gonzalo
Avino Silver and Gold Mines (Avino) (TSX-V:ASM - News)(OTC.BB:ASGMF - News)(Berlin:GV6 - News)(Frankfurt:GV6 - News) has started its bulk sampling program at the San Gonzalo mine northeast of Duran...
Oct 13, 2010: Minco Gold Expands Mineraliazation Zones Along Regional Trend at Yejiaba Property
Minco Gold Corporation (the "Company" or "Minco Gold") (TSX:MMM - News)(AMEX:MGH - News)(Frankfurt:MI5 - News) is pleased to announce the results from the 2010 exploration program consisting of geo...
Oct 13, 2010: Pan American Silver's Mexican Operations Win Prestigious "Casco de Plata" Safety Awards
American Silver Corp. ("Pan American" or the "Company"), (TSX:PAA - News)(NASDAQ:PAAS - News) is pleased to report that its two Mexican mines, La Colorada and Alamo Dorado, have received the presti...
Oct 12, 2010: UMG Increases Contiguous Exploration Holdings by 265%
United Mining Group, Inc. (the "Company") (TSX:UMG - News)(Frankfurt:UM8 - News) announces that it has signed a letter of intent (LOI) that will increase its contiguous exploration land holdings by...
Oct 12, 2010: The long and short of what's happening with silver
Something has drastically changed in the silver market. The banks that once controlled the price of silver are now closing positions at a loss. The commercial shorts have begun to bleed money - and...
Oct 12, 2010: Petaquilla Infrastructure Subsidiary Offered Equipment Leasing Facility
Petaquilla Minerals Ltd. (TSX:PTQ - News)(OTC.BB:PTQMF - News)(Frankfurt:P7Z - News) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that a leading financial institution in Panama has approved a US$9.1 mill...
Oct 12, 2010: Ironwood Gold Completes Geochemical Survey at Rock Creek Project, Nevada
Ironwood Gold Corp. (OTC.BB:IROG - News) (the "Company") is pleased to advise that the soil sampling program previously announced September 20th at the Company's Rock Creek Bluto and Dry Creek Claims
Oct 12, 2010: Premium Exploration Increases District-Sized Land Package by 200% upon Additional Review of Airborne Geophysics; Phase-Three Drilling & Scoping Study Update
Premium Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE:PEM - News; the "Company" or "the Company") is pleased to announce upon further review of raw geophysical data previously discussed Sept 20, 2010; Premium has ...
Oct 7, 2010: United Mining Group Signs Milling Agreement
United Mining Group, Inc. (the "Company")(TSX:UMG - News)(Frankfurt:UM8 - News) announces that it has signed a letter of intent with the New Jersey Mining Company (NJMC) to secure milling capacity ...
Oct 5, 2010: Gold, silver and rare earths offer investor promise
The Gold Report: Byron, you are the editor of Agora Financial's large-cap newsletter Outstanding Investments and small-cap newsletter Energy and Scarcity Investor, both of which deal with resource ...
Oct 5, 2010: Silver to win even if economy picks up
Silver is often viewed as a horse with two masters. On the one hand it is viewed as a monetary instrument and valued in the same way as gold, as an asset of last resort but, on the other hand it is...
Oct 5, 2010: Mines Management, Inc. Announces Extension Of Warrants
Mines Management, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE Amex: MGN, TSX: MGT) announces that it intends to extend to October 20, 2011 the expiration date of warrants (the "Warrants") to purchase 2,375,368 shar...
Oct 5, 2010: Timmins Gold Corp.: Support for Capital Gold Merger Increases
Timmins Gold Corp. ("Timmins Gold") (TSX-V:TMM - News) thanks the shareholders of Capital Gold that have contacted us with their support for Timmins Gold's offer for the shares of Capital Gold.
Oct 4, 2010: 1099 Supply Shock for Small Coinage
The 1099 reform in the health care bill passed by Congress and signed by the President has turned the physical gold market upside down.
Oct 4, 2010: Ironwood Gold Successfully Completes Initial Drill Test at Cobalt Canyon, Nevada
Ironwood Gold Corp. (OTC.BB:IROG) (the "Company") today announced preliminary details regarding the encouraging completion of its initial exploratory drill program at the Cobalt Canyon gold propert...
Oct 4, 2010: Silver Scott Announces Letter of Intent to Acquire Mexican Assets
Silver Scott Mines, Inc. (Pink Sheets:SILS.pk - News) is pleased to announce the Company has signed a Letter of Intent to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Minera Mystery S.A. de C.V.
Sep 30, 2010: 'Mining's Michael Moore', Phelim McAleer, To Address Silver Summit Banquet
Phelim McAleer, writer, co-director and narrator of the tragi-comical documentary "Mine Your Own Business" pillorying the environmentalist movement's march against mining, will keynote the Silver B...
Sep 29, 2010: Aura Silver Soil Survey at Greyhound, NU Expands Size of the Newly Discovered High-Grade Gold/Silver Prospect
Aura Silver Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:AUU - News; "Aura Silver" or the "Company") is pleased to report on data from a soil sampling survey undertaken in August on its Greyhound property, Nunavut,...
Sep 28, 2010: Andover Appoints Chief Operating Officer
Andover Ventures Inc. ("Andover" or the "Company") (AOX-TSX:V) (R2X - Frankfurt Exchange) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Larry Segerstrom to the position of Chief Operating Officer.
Sep 28, 2010: New Pacific Metals Announces Expiry of Bid and Take Up of Additional Shares of Tagish Lake Gold
New Pacific Metals Corp. (TSX VENTURE:NUX - News; "New Pacific"), announces that the take-over bid for all of the outstanding common shares ("Tagish Shares") and the offer to purchase all of the se...
Sep 28, 2010: Sabina Gold & Silver Announces More Positive Results From New Discoveries at Hackett River Project, Nunavut
Sabina Gold & Silver Corp. (TSX:SBB - News) announced today additional positive drill results on its 100% owned Hackett River silver-zinc project in Nunavut, Canada.
Sep 28, 2010: U.S Gold Buffalo coins sold out again
The U.S. Mint has run out of a type of highly pure gold coin it had been selling amid record high prices of gold.
Sep 28, 2010: iShares Silver Trust Holdings Increase 30 Metric Tons
iShares Silver Trust Holdings Increase 30 Metric Tons By Terry Barrett - Sep 28, 2010 10:17 AM ET Email Share Business ExchangeTwitterDeliciousDiggFacebookLinkedInNewsvinePropellerYahoo! BuzzP...
Sep 27, 2010: Formation Metals Engages Auramet for Cobalt Mine Finance
Formation Metals Inc. (TSX:FCO - News; "Formation" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has engaged Auramet Trading, LLC ("Auramet") of Fort Lee, New Jersey, to assist the Company in c...
Sep 27, 2010: James Turk - Explosive Gold and Silver Short Squeeze
Gold is breaking to new highs above $1,300 and silver is at 30 year highs closing in on the $21.50 area. I reached out once again to continue my discussions with James Turk out of Europe. When as...
Sep 27, 2010: Endeavour Silver bids C$10.6 mln for Cream Minerals
Small-cap miner Endeavour Silver (EDR.TO) said on Monday it intends to buy explorer Cream Minerals (CMA.V) in an C$10.6 million ($10.3 million) all-cash deal.
Sep 24, 2010: Funds Taking a Shine to Silver
With gold prices hovering near all-time highs, it's been easy to overlook the performance of the other precious metal--silver. Like gold, silver is seen as a hedge against inflation, and more broad...
Sep 24, 2010: Gold may reach cyclical peak within 12 months - Jeff Christian
Gold has broken through its all time high in five consecutive sessions and is coming perilously close to the psychologically important $1,300 per ounce level.
Sep 24, 2010: ECU Silver Receives Favourable Ruling in Arbitration Hearing
ECU Silver Mining Inc. ("ECU Silver") (TSX:ECU - News) is pleased to report that it has received, what it considers to be, a very favourable decision from the panel of arbitrators (the "Arbitration...
Sep 23, 2010: Petaquilla Announces Closing of US$45 Million Prepaid Forward Gold Purchase Agreement with Deutsche Bank
Petaquilla Minerals Ltd. (the "Company") (TSX:PTQ - News)(OTC.BB:PTQMF - News)(Frankfurt:P7Z - News) is pleased to announce that it has closed its previously announced prepaid Forward Gold Purchase...
Sep 23, 2010: Golden Predator Intercepts 22.86 m of 1.24 g/t Gold from Saddle Zone, Clear Creek Property, Yukon
Golden Predator Corp. (TSX:GPD - News; the "Company") is pleased to announce additional results from its reverse circulation drilling program on its Clear Creek Project.
Sep 22, 2010: Ironwood Gold Announces Investment by Callinan Mines
Ironwood Gold Corp. (OTC.BB:IROG - News) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that Canadian mining company Callinan Mines Limited ("Callinan") has entered into a Securities Purchase Agreement dat...
Sep 22, 2010: Fresnillo CEO says Mexican drug wars not impacting nation's mining sector
The CEO of the world's largest silver miner, Mexico's Fresnillo, said Tuesday that Mexico's drug wars are not impacting his company's operations or other companies which comprise the nation's minin...
Sep 20, 2010: Will silver and gold decouple?
For the last few years silver has moved in relative tandem with the gold price up to now. We called it the 'long shadow of gold' because it would rise further and fall further than gold, but they...
Sep 20, 2010: Texas Sues to Block Bizarre "Global Warming" EPA Rules
The state of Texas today sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in a federal appeals court in Washington DC, claiming four new regulations imposed by the EPA are based on the 'thoroughly dis...
Sep 20, 2010: Ironwood Gold to Commence Detailed Sampling at Rock Creek Property in Carlin Trend Region of Nevada
Ironwood Gold Corp. (OTC.BB:IROG - News) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that Carlin Trend Geological Services will shortly commence a systematic soil sampling program on the Company's Rock ...
Sep 17, 2010: Sprott Expands Gold Trust Amid Record Pricing
Gold pushed to fresh record highs this week as economic uncertainty bolstered investment demand for safe haven assets, and commodity hedge fund manager Eric Sprott announced plans to expand his Spr...
Sep 15, 2010: Gold to Rally Above $1300 on Strong Demand: Strategist
Gold is trading Wednesday at a record high near $1,270 an ounce, as investors continued to flock to the safety of the precious metal. How should investors play the commodity?
Sep 15, 2010: Sandspring Announces New Indicated NI 43-101 Mineral Resource of 2.64 Million Ounces Gold, 261 Million Pounds Copper and 3.42 Million Ounces Gold, 216 Million Pounds Copper Inferred
SANDSPRING RESOURCES LTD. (TSX VENTURE:SSP - News; "Sandspring" or the "Company") is pleased to announce completion of an updated NI 43-101 compliant mineral resource estimate for the Toroparu gold...
Sep 15, 2010: Nothing's Going To Touch Them In These Golden Years
Gold may have just hit its all-time exchange-traded, non-inflation-adjusted highs, but bullion holders don't seem to be fazed at all.
Sep 14, 2010: Since 1920 the Barron's Gold Mining Stock Average has Outperformed the DJIA
I am pleased to present the following article written by Mark Lundeen. He explains why the Barron's mining stock average has outperformed the Dow Jones Industrials since 1920.
Sep 10, 2010: New Jersey Mining Company Reports on Golden Chest Mine Exploration
New Jersey Mining Company (OTCBB:NJMC - News) announced in June that it intercepted a high grade banded vein in the hangingwall of the Idaho fault at the Golden Chest mine near Murray, Idaho.
Sep 10, 2010: Golden Predator Intercepts 38.10 m of 1.48 g/t Gold including 19.81 m of 2.28 g/t Gold at Brewery Creek, Yukon
Golden Predator Corp. (TSX: GPD - News; the "Company") is pleased to announce additional results from its ongoing diamond and reverse circulation drilling programs on its Brewery Creek Project.
Sep 10, 2010: Coeur's Exploration Program at Kensington Gold Mine Returning Favorable Results
Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation (NYSE:CDE - News) (TSX:CDM - News) (ASX:CXC - News) today reported that its exploration drilling program at the newly opened Kensington Gold Mine in Alaska has been ...
Sep 8, 2010: Excellon Announces High-Grade Assays from the NE-1/623 Manto Area 1,032 g/t (30 oz/T) Ag, 7.63% Pb, 17.89% Zn Over 4.05 m in Hole EX10-LP836
Excellon Resources Inc. (TSX:EXN - News) is pleased to announce assay results for 13 holes from recent Platosa diamond drilling. Seven are from the NE-1 and 623 Manto areas.
Sep 8, 2010: Minco Silver Secured Debt Financing for the Fuwan Silver Project
Minco Silver Corporation (the "Company" or "Minco Silver") (TSX:MSV - News) is pleased to announce that, through its operating subsidiary Foshan Minco Fuwan Mining Co., Ltd. ("Foshan Minco"), it ha...
Sep 8, 2010: Silver Quest Intersects Gold and Silver at Depth on Capoose Property, BC
Silver Quest Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:SQI - News; the "Company") is pleased to report assay results for diamond drill holes D-10-125, D-10-127 and D-10-130 recently completed on the Capoose Proj...
Sep 7, 2010: Silver Makes Triple Top Breakout
Point and figure charts are one of the oldest and purest charting methods in the field of technical analysis.
Sep 7, 2010: Stillwater Mining Company and Marathon PGM Corp Announce Acquisition Agreement
Stillwater Mining Company (NYSE:SWC - News) ("Stillwater") and Marathon PGM Corporation (TSX:MAR - News) ("Marathon PGM") today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement (the "Ag...
Sep 3, 2010: Silver seen as safe-haven cinderella
Renewed uncertainty over the global economic outlook has revitalised the push into perceived safe-haven assets like gold, but as bullion edges ever closer to record highs, silver has emerged as a c...
Sep 3, 2010: MAG Silver Appoints Michael Petrina, P.ENG as Vice President Operations
MAG Silver Corp. (TSX:MAG - News)(AMEX:MVG - News) ("MAG" or "the Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Petrina, P.ENG, MBA, as Vice President Operations of the Company.
Sep 3, 2010: Arian Silver Issue of Shares
Arian Silver Corporation (TSX VENTURE:AGQ - News; AIM:AGQ)(PLUS:AGQ)(FRANKFURT:I3A - News) - The Company has issued 700,000 common shares of no par value in connection with an exercise of share pu...
Sep 2, 2010: SLV Silver Holdings Nearing Record High
The holdings at the iShares Silver Trust (NYSE:SLV) have been climbing recently, some 129 tonnes of the metal added in just the last seven days, as the price of silver has surged from under $18 an ...
Sep 1, 2010: Endeavour Silver Identifies Three New Silver Veins, Acquires Three New Mining Properties in Guanacevi Silver District, Durango State, Mexico
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX:EDR - News; NYSE Amex:EXK)(DBFrankfurt:EJD) announces that it has identified three new silver veins and acquired three new mining properties
Sep 1, 2010: Revett Announces Additional Silver Wheaton Corp. Subscription
Revett Minerals Inc. (TSX:RVM - News; OTCBB:RVMIF - News; "Revett" or the "Company) is pleased to announce that Silver Wheaton has subscribed for additional shares to maintain its shareholdings at ...
Sep 1, 2010: Golden Predator Doubles Yukon Holdings
Golden Predator Corp. (TSX:GPD.to - News) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has signed an option agreement pursuant to which it can acquire a 100% interest in 6 separate properties loc...
Aug 31, 2010: Gold Rallying to $1,500 as Soros's Bubble Inflates
By Nicholas Larkin
Investors are accumulating enough bullion to fill Switzerland’s vaults twice over as gold’s most- accurate forecasters say the longest rally in at least nine decades has f...
Aug 31, 2010: Gold and Silver Market Suppression Failures Flash Buy Signal, Part 2
In Part 1 of this 5-part series, we discussed two agreements that Central Banks used to suppress the price of gold in the marketplace. Please read Part I before proceeding with this article.
Aug 31, 2010: SNS Provides Exploration Update on its Ontario and Idaho Properties
SNS Precious Metals Inc. (TSX VENTURE: SNS) ("SNS" or "the company") is pleased to provide an update on its projects and exploration plans on its gold and silver properties located in Ontario and I...
Aug 29, 2010: Meet gold's evangelist
By Jason Kelly
"I'm not a goldbug, but there are times when I feel like an evangelist for it," says Thomas Kaplan, an Oxford-educated historian and chairman of Manhattan-based Tigris Financial ...
Aug 27, 2010: Ron Paul Calls for Audit of U.S. Gold Reserves
In an exclusive interview with Kitco News, Congressman Ron Paul (R-Texas) revealed that next year at the start of the newly inaugurated 112th United States Congress, he would introduce a new bill t...
Aug 26, 2010: Excellon Seals Water Inflow at Platosa
Excellon Resources Inc. (TSX:EXN - News) is pleased to announce that it has successfully sealed the water inflow encountered during normal mine development on August 18th.
Aug 26, 2010: Silver Standard Resources Inc.: Snowfield Gold Zone Significantly Expanded
Silver Standard Resources Inc. (TSX:SSO - News)(NASDAQ:SSRI - News) is pleased to report that ongoing diamond drilling of the Snowfield Project has significantly expanded known mineralization to th...
Aug 26, 2010: Will Gold/Silver Mining Shares Ever Payoff?
by Bix Weir
I am a die hard Gold and Silver Bug...to the core. If you are reading this article I assume that you are too and at some point over the past 10 years you have bought gold/silver mini...
Aug 26, 2010: New Pacific Metals Increases Offer to Acquire Tagish Lake Shares
New Pacific Metals Corp. (TSX VENTURE:NUX - News; "New Pacific"), announces that it will file with the applicable securities regulators and will commence mailing an additional Notice of Change (th...
Aug 25, 2010: ECU Silver Identifies Extension of Major Vein on the Chicago Property
ECU Silver Mining Inc. (TSX:ECU - News) is pleased to report another set of results from its current underground development program, this time from opening the south-west extension of the Gambusin...
Aug 24, 2010: Timmins Gold Corp.: 12.19 Meters Grading 4.39 gpt Gold and 13.72 meters Grading 3.88 gpt Gold Intercepted Up to 250 meters Southwest of San Francisco Pit
Timmins Gold Corp. (TSX-V:TMM - News) is pleased to announce that reverse circulation drilling continues to expand the strike length of mineralization at the San Francisco Gold Mine, located in the...
Aug 24, 2010: Silvermex Announces Positive Results of San Marcial Drill Program
Silvermex Resources Ltd. ("Silvermex") (TSX VENTURE:SMR - News) is pleased to announce that is has completed a twenty-two hole, 3,706.5 meter diamond drill program on its San Marcial silver propert...
Aug 24, 2010: Silver Quest Provides Update on Yukon Exploration Programs
Silver Quest Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:SQI - News; the "Company") is pleased to provide an update on its Yukon exploration programs. For further details and property maps, please visit the Compa...
Aug 24, 2010: Silver demand picks up in India
Festival season in India has picked up pace with Onam, a spring festival celebrated with much gusto and, given the high price of gold, people are buying silver to mark the ocasion.
Aug 23, 2010: Silver - historical pointers to better things ahead
Rick Mills revisits silver's history and the silver:gold ratio and looks for an upwards rerating in this time of fiat currencies.
Aug 23, 2010: Avino Reaches Operational Milestone
Avino Silver & Gold Mines Ltd. (TSX-V:ASM - News)(OTC.BB:ASGMF - News)(Berlin:GV6 - News)(Frankfurt:GV6 - News) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with MRI Trading AG for ...
Aug 20, 2010: Alberta Star to Commence 5 Well Drilling Program With Western Plains Petroleum Ltd.
Alberta Star Development Corp. (TSX-V:ASX - News)(OTC.BB:ASXSF - News)(Frankfurt:QLD - News) ("Alberta Star" or the "Company") announces that it is near completion of the survey of well sites in pr...
Aug 19, 2010: Kootenay Announces Initial Resource Estimate; Plans to Proceed With $1.5 Million Multi-Phase Drill Program on Promontorio Silver Project
Kootenay Gold Inc. (TSX VENTURE:KTN.V - News) is pleased to announce it has obtained an independent mineral resource estimate from AGP Mining Consultants (AGP) for the Pit Discovery Zone at its Pro...
Aug 19, 2010: Gold gearing up?
Is gold gearing up for new highs? Rapturous radical bugs say yes.
Aug 18, 2010: Silver Sector Offering Great Value
If the price of the metal can clear and hold above $20 per ounce, most silver stocks can rise handsomely. The transition from a deflationary to inflationary environment should also help.
Aug 17, 2010: Despite 'Bubble' Talk, Gold, Commodities Still Big Soros Holdings
After calling gold prices a "bubble" earlier this year, billionaire investor George Soros continued to trim a big stake in the SPDR Gold Trust (NYSE: GLD), but the ETF was still his largest, U.S.-l...
Aug 16, 2010: MAG Silver Reports Second Quarter Financial Results
MAG Silver Corp. (TSX:MAG - News)(AMEX:MVG) ("MAG" or the "Company") announces the Company's unaudited financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2010.
Aug 16, 2010: Ironwood Gold Commences Detailed Drill Program at Cobalt Canyon Property
Ironwood Gold Corp. (OTC.BB:IROG - News) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that exploratory drilling at the Cobalt Canyon gold property in Nevada has commenced.
Aug 13, 2010: U.S. Silver Corp. CEO Thomas H. Parker Named Silver Summit Chairman
Thomas H. Parker, CEO of US Silver Corporation, has been named Chairman of the 2010 Silver Summit, slated for Oct. 21 and 22 at the Davenport Hotel in Spokane, Washington.
Aug 13, 2010: Protests hurting Bolivia mines drag on, talks stall
Protests disrupting output at two of the world's top silver mines in Bolivia continued on Friday, with no end in sight after talks between the government and demonstrators faltered.
Aug 13, 2010: Silvercorp Announces Q1 Dividend of CAD$0.02
Silvercorp Metals Inc. ("Silvercorp" or the "Company") (TSX:SVM - News; NYSE:SVM - News) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared its first fiscal 2011 quarterly dividend of CAD$0.0...
Aug 12, 2010: Australia, Nevada and Quebec ratings plunge in Fraser mining survey
Greedy and desperate politicians seeking mining tax hikes during a global financial crisis have apparently cost Australia, Nevada and Quebec dearly
Aug 12, 2010: Liard Resources Ltd.: Proposed Acquisition Of Two Mile Interest Cancelled
Liard Resources Ltd. (the "Company" or "Liard") announces that the Company's previously announced proposed acquisition of a 50% interest in the Two Mile Joint Venture exploration project in Silver ...
Aug 12, 2010: Coeur Comments on Civic Unrest in Potosi, Bolivia
)--Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation (NYSE:CDE - News) (TSX:CDM - News) (ASX:CXC - News) today commented on the general civic unrest taking place in Potosi near the Company's San Bartolome silver mine.
Aug 12, 2010: Marifil Sells Lithium Properties for $5 Million
MARIFIL MINES LTD. (TSX VENTURE:MFM - News; "Marifil" or "the Company") announces that it has signed an agreement with Renholn International, a private company ("Renholn")
Aug 11, 2010: China cuts rare earth export quotas 40%, newspaper says
China has cut its export quotas for rare earth in 2010 by 40 percent from the levels in 2009, a report by a Chinese newspaper showed on Wednesday, as the government tightens its grip over the indus...
Aug 11, 2010: ECU Silver Uncovers Additional Mineralization in the Upper Section of the Santa Juana Mine
ECU Silver Mining Inc. (TSX:ECU - News) is pleased to announce that it has uncovered additional mineralization in the upper levels of the Santa Juana mine located in the main Velardena Property.
Aug 10, 2010: Crapo, Otter get an earful
KELLOGG - More than 200 residents came with their opinions, questions and advice for state, federal and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency officials who attended a public meeting regarding a clea...
Aug 10, 2010: Shareholders Reports on Hecla Mining and Silver Standard Resources -- Silver Bathing in Gold Spotlight
www.RothmanResearch.com undertakes intensive analysis of the silver industry and provides systematic research on Hecla Mining Co. (NYSE:HL - News) and Silver Standard Resources Inc. (NASDAQ:SSRI - ...
Aug 9, 2010: Silver: Bullish Momentum to Continue
By Karvy Global
Silver is expected to remain bullish this week, supported by technical indicators, a weak dollar and weaker China economic data.
Aug 9, 2010: Make Your Plans to Attend the 9th Annual China International Silver Conference - Beijing to be Conference Site
The China International Silver Conference (CISC) is now accepting registrations for the 2010 event to be held in Beijing, October 15-17.
Aug 9, 2010: Goldcorp Declares Eighth Monthly Dividend Payment for 2010
GOLDCORP INC. (TSX:G - News)(NYSE:GG - News) is pleased to declare its eighth monthly dividend payment for 2010 of $0.015 per share.
Aug 9, 2010: Petaquilla Exploration Drilling Update; Discovery of New Epithermal Gold Vein Systems at the Oro Del Norte Concession
Petaquilla Minerals Ltd. (TSX:PTQ - News)(OTC.BB:PTQMF - News)(Frankfurt:P7Z - News) ("Petaquilla" or the "Company") today announced positive drill and trench results from the Tucan Project on its ...
Aug 6, 2010: Silver Quest Intercepts Gold and Silver at Capoose, BC
Silver Quest Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:SQI - News; the "Company") is pleased to report assay results for diamond drill holes D-10-116 and D-10-118 recently completed on the Capoose Project ("Capo...
Aug 6, 2010: Abcourt Mines Inc: Additional Good Values Obtained in Surface Diamond Drilling on Elder Gold Property
Mr. Renaud Hinse, president and C.E.O. of Abcourt Mines Inc. (TSX VENTURE:ABI - News; BERLIN:ABI - News; FRANKFURT:ABI - News), is pleased to announce that additional good values have been obtained...
Aug 5, 2010: Drilling at Courageous Lake Yields Positive Results for Seabridge Gold
The first 11 holes drilled this season by Seabridge Gold (TSX:SEA - News)(AMEX:SA - News) on the FAT deposit at its 100% owned Courageous Lake gold project have exceeded expectations, increasing co...
Aug 5, 2010: Agnico to Acquire Gold Assets
Canadian gold producer Agnico-Eagle Mines Ltd. (NYSE: AEM - News) has recently announced the completion of an agreement with Comaplex Minerals Corp. (a Calgary-based junior exploration company) rel...
Aug 5, 2010: Endeavour Silver Reports Higher EBITDA, Cash-Flow, Revenues in Q2, 2010; Silver Production Up 41%, Cash Costs Down 15% Compared to Q2, 2009
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX:EDR - News; NYSE Amex:EXK)(DBFrankfurt:EJD) announced today its financial and operating results and unaudited financial statements for the Second Quarter, 2010.
Aug 4, 2010: Callinan Expands Coles Creek Program
Callinan Mines is pleased to report that a second drill has been mobilized to their Coles Creek property in order to take full advantage of the summer drill season.
Aug 4, 2010: MAG Silver Announces First Resource Estimate for Pozo Seco
MAG Silver Corp. (TSX:MAG - News)(AMEX:MVG - News) ("MAG") announces a first mineral resource estimate for the Pozo Seco molybdenum (moly)-gold discovery on its 100% owned Cinco de Mayo (or "Cinco"...
Aug 4, 2010: Argex samples 48.51% Fe, 11.97% Ti at La Blache
Argex Mining Inc. (TSX-V:RGX) (FSE: ASV) (OTCBB: ARGEF), formerly Argex Silver Capital Inc., reports that it has received results from metallurgical tests performed to date by Process Research Orte...
Aug 2, 2010: Three Reasons Silver Is Likely to Shine
Although gold continues to grab most of the attention in the precious metal world, its less glamorous sister, silver, may be more appealing, and for good reason.
Jul 29, 2010: Basin cleanup timeline questioned
None are adequately addressed in the new proposal for mining waste cleanup in the Upper Basin, say some North Idaho officials and business spokespeople
Jul 29, 2010: Hecla reports second highest cash flow in 100-plus year history
Hecla Mining Wednesday reported silver production of 5,112,398 ounces for the first six months of this year, down from 5,846,588 ounces for the first half of 2009.
Jul 29, 2010: Timmins Gold Corp.: 11,319 Ounces of Gold Sold in Initial Quarter of Production
Timmins Gold (TSX-V:TMM - News) is pleased to announce preliminary production statistics for its initial quarter of commercial production ended June 30, 2010
Jul 29, 2010: Endeavour Silver 2010 Second Quarter Financial Results To Be Released August 5, 2010; Conference Call Scheduled for August 6, 2010
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX:EDR - News; TSX:EDR.WT - News; NYSE Amex:EXK)(DBFrankfurt:EJD) plans to release its second quarter financial results on Thursday, August 5, 2010
Jul 29, 2010: Silver Standard Resources Inc.: Brucejack Drilling Intersects More Bonanza-Grade Gold Mineralization
Silver Standard Resources Inc. (TSX:SSO - News)(NASDAQ:SSRI - News) (the "Company") is pleased to report that diamond drilling at its wholly-owned Brucejack Project continues to encounter bonanza-g...
Jul 28, 2010: Silver Falcon Mining, Inc. (SFMI) Provides Details on Shareholder Meeting, Friday, September 17, 2010
Silver Falcon Mining, Inc. (OTC.BB:SFMI - News) will be having its annual shareholders' meeting, 1:00 PM MT, Friday, September 17, 2010 at its 100% owned Diamond Creek Mill Facility
Jul 26, 2010: Bullion, coin dealers call for investigation of U.S. coin blanks supply
Witnesses before and members of the U.S. House Subcommittee on Domestic Monetary Policy have urged Congress to direct the U.S. Mint to buy U.S. manufactured blanks for gold and silver bullion coins...
Jul 26, 2010: Silver's Bullish Momentum May Continue
Silver could continue its bullish momentum this week on technical indicators and a weaker dollar.
Jul 26, 2010: Seabridge Drilling Confirms Iron Cap as Major New Gold-Copper Deposit
Results from the first eight holes drilled by Seabridge (TSX:SEA - News)(AMEX:SA - News) at the Iron Cap target have confirmed a new, large potentially bulk minable deposit at KSM which could subst...
Jul 26, 2010: Silvercorp Metals Inc.: Heavy Rain Fall Affects Operations at Ying Mining District in Henan, China
Silvercorp Metals Inc. (TSX:SVM - News)(NYSE:SVM - News) ("Silvercorp" or the "Company") reports that in the afternoon of July 24, 2010, abnormally heavy rainfall occurred over the area covering th...
Jul 26, 2010: Ironwood Gold Awards Contract to Commence Drilling at Cobalt Canyon Project
Ironwood Gold Corp. (OTC.BB:IROG - News) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that pursuant to plans to commence exploratory drilling at the Cobalt Canyon property in Nevada
Jul 23, 2010: Gold moving towards global reserve status - Gartman
Gold is likely to trade in a range between $1225 and $1100 for the course of the remainder of this year, says Dennis Gartman, author of the very successful Gartman Letter.
Jul 22, 2010: Surface Samples Indicate Potential for Multiple Mineralized Zones at Promontorio Silver/Gold Project
Kootenay Gold Inc. ("Kootenay") (KTN: TSX.V) is pleased to report surface samples for the "Gringo", "Vineteria" and "Rico" Zones at the Promontorio Silver Project.
Jul 22, 2010: Hecla Announces Second Quarter 2010 Earnings Release and Conference Call Schedule
Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL), a precious metals company, will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss second quarter 2010 results on Wednesday, July 28, 2010, at 1:30 p.m.
Jul 20, 2010: Andover Ventures Announces Chief Share Purchase Finalized
Andover Ventures Inc. ("Andover" or the "Company") (AOX-TSX:V) (R2X - Frankfurt Exchange) is pleased to report that it has negotiated a settlement with Genco Resources Inc., ("Genco") with regards...
Jul 20, 2010: Avino Silver & Gold Mines Ltd.: Further Developments at San Gonzalo
Avino Silver & Gold Mines Ltd. ("Avino") (TSX-V:ASM - News)(OTC.BB:ASGMF - News)(Berlin:GV6 - News)(Frankfurt:GV6 - News) is pleased to announce results of further underground development at its Sa...
Jul 20, 2010: Great Panther Drills 1,681g/t Silver Over 3.15 Metres at Topia Mine
GREAT PANTHER SILVER LIMITED (TSX:GPR - News) (the "Company") is pleased to report further assays, from the now expanded 7,200 metre (from the initial 6,000 metre) surface drill program on the Topi...
Jul 19, 2010: Aura Silver Drills Deeper and Discovers Gold Below Near-Surface Silver, Higo Blanco
Aura Silver Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:AUU - News; "Aura Silver" or the "Company") is pleased to provide results from its silver and gold exploration program at the Higo Blanco project located in ...
Jul 19, 2010: Silver Scott Announces Board and Management Changes
Silver Scott Mines, Inc. (OTC: SILS.pk) is pleased to announce board and management changes for the Company. Mr. John Ryan has been appointed Chairman and President of the Company effective immedia...
Jul 19, 2010: Fed's volte face sends the dollar tumbling
Rarely before have a few coded words in the minutes of the US Federal Reserve caused such an upheaval in the global currency system, or such a sudden flight from the dollar.
Jul 16, 2010: Sprott files registration statement for new physical silver trust
Following up on the success of his Sprott Physical Gold Trust, which allows investors to exchange their investment for gold bullion on a monthly basis, Eric Sprott is about to launch the Sprott Phy...
Jul 16, 2010: Why Bullion is Outperforming Mining Stocks
If the investment choice is between mining stocks and physical bullion, it is essential to remember that these are different asset classes with entirely different risk/reward attributes.
Jul 15, 2010: UPDATE 1-Miner Stillwater stock up, options busy on sale talk
Shares in Stillwater Mining Co (SWC.N) rose more than 3 percent and options trading was four times higher than usual on Thursday on market talk that the palladium and platinum miner was an acquisit...
Jul 14, 2010: Kootenay Accelerates Work Programs; Results Pending
Kootenay Gold Inc. ("Kootenay") (KTN: TSX.V) is pleased to provide a report on concurrent work programs underway.
Jul 13, 2010: ECU Silver Enters into Agreement to Sell Its Gold Concentrate to an International Commodities Trading Company
ECU Silver Mining Inc. (TSX:ECU - News) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with one of the world's largest independent commodities trading companies to sell ECU's pyrite/g...
Jul 12, 2010: Excellon Reports Q2 2010 Volumes
Excellon Resources Inc. (TSX:EXN - News) announces production and sales volumes for the three months ended June 30, 2010 compared to March 31, 2010 as follows;
Jul 12, 2010: Silver Standard Resources Inc.: Brucejack Drilling Cuts Bonanza-Grade Gold Mineralization
Silver Standard Resources Inc. (TSX:SSO - News)(NASDAQ:SSRI - News) (the "Company") is pleased to report the initial results of diamond drilling at its wholly-owned Brucejack Project which continue...
Jul 9, 2010: Excellon Reports Q2 2010 Volumes
Excellon Resources Inc. (TSX:EXN - News) announces production and sales volumes for the three months ended June 30, 2010 compared to March 31, 2010 as follows;
Jul 8, 2010: New Jersey Mining Company Begins Drilling at Toboggan Project
New Jersey Mining Company (NJMC: OTCBB) is pleased to announce that core drilling has commenced at the Toboggan project at the Gold Butte prospect.
Jul 8, 2010: Hecla to open local office
WALLACE - The news of a new neighbor setting up shop on Bank Street has the town of Wallace brimming with excitement.
Jul 7, 2010: Endeavour Silver Sets New Record for Quarterly Mine Production; Produces 826,439 oz Silver (Up 41%) and 4,461 oz Gold (Up 61%) in Q2, 2010
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX:EDR - News; NYSE Amex:EXK)(DBFrankfurt:EJD) announced today that it set a new record for quarterly silver and gold production in Q2, 2010
Jul 7, 2010: Silver Dragon Reports on Further Exploration Progress at Its Award-Winning Dadi Silver Polymetallic Project in Northern China, Targets Mine Development in 2011
Silver Dragon Resources Inc. (OTCBB:SDRG - News) is pleased to announce recent results from the ongoing 2010 drilling program at its Dadi property in Inner Mongolia, Northern China.
Jul 7, 2010: Endeavour Silver Sets New Record for Quarterly Mine Production; Produces 826,439 oz Silver (Up 41%) and 4,461 oz Gold (Up 61%) in Q2, 2010
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX:EDR - News; NYSE Amex:EXK)(DBFrankfurt:EJD) announced today that it set a new record for quarterly silver and gold production in Q2, 2010 from the Company's two operatin...
Jul 7, 2010: Silver Hart Mine Permitting and Exploration and Update
CMC Metals Ltd. (the "Company") is pleased to provide an update on the Silver Hart Mine site permitting process. Currently, the Yukon Environmental and Socio-economic Assessment Board (YESAB) is co...
Jul 6, 2010: Premium Exploration Closes First Tranche of $10,000,000 Brokered Private Placement and Completes Merger with Clearwater Mining Corporation
Premium Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE:PEM - News; "Premium" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the completion of a brokered private placement and the merger of its subsidiary with Clearwater ...
Jul 6, 2010: Sandspring Presents New Drill Results, Including 151m of 1.07g/t Gold in Hole TPD-80 Located 400 Metres Northwest Along Strike on Stepout from the Current Toroparu Gold-Copper Resource
SANDSPRING RESOURCES LTD. (TSX VENTURE:SSP - News; "Sandspring" or the "Company") is pleased to announce an update on gold and copper assay results from drilling in the area of the Toroparu gold-co...
Jul 6, 2010: Goldrich Begins Gold Production at Chandalar, Alaska
Goldrich Mining Company (OTCBB:GRMC - News) (the "Company") announces it has begun commercial gold production at its Chandalar property in Alaska.
Jul 6, 2010: New Pacific Metals Announces Intention to Make Take-Over Bid for Tagish Lake Gold Corp.
New Pacific Metals Corp. ("New Pacific") (TSX VENTURE:NUX - News) announces today that it intends to make an offer to purchase all of the common shares (the "Offer") of Tagish Lake Gold Corp. ("Tag...
Jul 6, 2010: Orko Silver Corp.: La Preciosa Drilling Yields 46 Metres of 219 g/t Silver-Equivalent-Development Update
Orko Silver Corp. (TSX VENTURE:OK - News) is pleased to provide a development update for La Preciosa, operated by our joint venture partner, Pan American Silver Corp. (PAA) in Durango, Mexico.
Jul 2, 2010: Azteca Gold announces acquisition of 100% ownership of the Two Mile Property, settlement of debt, and resumption of drilling
Matthew Russell, President of Azteca Gold Corp. ("Azteca" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the purchase of Silver Royal Apex’s 50% ownership in the Two Mile Property, the settlement of de...
Jul 1, 2010: U.S. Silver Announces Share Purchase Option Grants
US Silver Corporation (TSX-V: USA, OTCQX: USSIF, Frankfurt: QE2) ("US Silver" or "the Company") announces that non-Executive Directors of the Company have yesterday been granted a total of 2,100,00...
Jul 1, 2010: Mines Management Announces First Quarter Financial and Operating Results
MINES MANAGEMENT, INC. (NYSE Amex:MGN) (TSX:MGT - News)(the "Company") is pleased to announce results for the first quarter, 2010.
Jul 1, 2010: Silver Falcon Mining, Inc.'s (SFMI) Diamond Creek Mill Reports Increase in Gold Ore Processing Rates
Silver Falcon Mining, Inc. (OTC.BB:SFMI - News) announces an update on its 100% owned Diamond Creek Mill Facility, located in Murphy, ID.
Jun 30, 2010: New UN Report Recommends Ditching The Dollar As Global Reserve Currency
The United Nations has slammed the U.S. dollar in a new report called Retooling Global Development. They're recommending an end to the dollar's role as dominant reserve currency, and pushing for a ...
Jun 29, 2010: U.S. Silver Appoints Christopher J. Hopkins Chief Financial Officer
US Silver Corporation (TSX-V: USA, OTCQX: USSIF, Frankfurt: QE2) ("US Silver" or "the Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Christopher J. Hopkins as the Company's new Chief Financial...
Jun 29, 2010: Endeavour Silver Expands Its Property Holdings Near the Bolanitos Mine, Guanajuato Silver District, Guanajuato State, Mexico
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX:EDR - News; NYSE Amex:EXK)(DBFrankfurt:EJD) announces that it has expanded its property holdings near the Company's operating Bolanitos silver mine in the historic silve...
Jun 28, 2010: SNS Precious Metals Wraps Up Drill Program With Over 2ft of 55 g/t Gold
SNS Precious Metals Inc. (TSX VENTURE:SNS - News; "SNS" or "the company") is pleased to announce that it has received final assay results from the phase 1 diamond drilling program on the Emerald La...
Jun 28, 2010: Esperanza Provides San Luis Feasibility Update
Esperanza Silver Corp. (TSX VENTURE:EPZ - News; PINK SHEETS:ESPZF - News; EPZ) reports that it has completed its preliminary review of the San Luis Feasibility Study provided to it by Silver Standa...
Jun 25, 2010: Coeur Mines' controversial Kensington Alaska gold mine now a reality
By Dorothy Kosich
After battling all the way to the nation's highest court for the right to build a gold mine, Coeur d'Alene Mines Thursday commenced production at the Kensington Gold Mine in ...
Jun 24, 2010: Goldcorp Guatemala mine still operational
Goldcorp Inc's (G.TO) (GG.N) Marlin mine in Guatemala is still operating and the process to suspend operations at the facility could take months, a spokesman for the Guatemalan mining ministry said...
Jun 24, 2010: New Jersey Mining Company Drills 864 Gram Per Tonne Gold Intercept
New Jersey Mining Company (NJMC: OTCBB) is pleased to announce that it intercepted a high grade banded vein in the hanging wall of the Idaho fault at the Golden Chest mine near Murray, Idaho. The ...
Jun 23, 2010: Marifil Enters Into San Roque Agreement With NovaGold
MARIFIL MINES LTD. (TSX VENTURE:MFM - News; "Marifil" or "the Company") announces that it has entered into an Option Agreement ("Agreement") with NovaGold Resources Inc. ("NovaGold"), a Canadian co...
Jun 23, 2010: MAG Silver Shareholder's Approve Continuation of Shareholder Rights Plan
MAG Silver Corp. (TSX:MAG - News)(AMEX:MVG - News) ("MAG" or the "Company") announced today that at its annual general and special meeting (the "Meeting") held on June 22, 2010, MAG's shareholders ...
Jun 23, 2010: Arian Silver-AGM Result and Statement
Arian Silver Corporation ("Arian Silver" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:AGQ - News; AIM:AGQ)(PLUS:AGQ)(FRANKFURT:I3A - News) a silver exploration and development company with a focus on projects in...
Jun 23, 2010: General Moly Announces Significant Milestone in Mt. Hope Permitting Effort
General Moly (NYSE Amex:GMO)(TSX:GMO - News) announced that it received contingent approval by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) of the Company's hydrology modeling study, pending incorporation o...
Jun 23, 2010: Revett Reports Encouraging Exploration Program at Troy Mine
Revett Minerals Inc. (TSX:RVM - News; OTCBB:RVMIF - News; "Revett" or the "Company") is pleased to announce encouraging results from its exploration program in and around the Troy Mine, including d...
Jun 22, 2010: Golden Predator Increases Clear Creek and Gold Dome Land Positions to Over 230 km(2)
Golden Predator Corp. (TSX: GPD - News; the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has expanded its Clear Creek and Gold Dome property holdings to approximately 60 and 170 km(2), respectively, b...
Jun 22, 2010: Formation Metals Strengthens Board
Formation Metals Inc. (TSX:FCO - News; "Formation" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the election of Mr. Frank Burke and Dr. Charles Entrekin as directors at the Company's 2010 Annual and Sp...
Jun 21, 2010: Silvermex Provides Update on Exploration and Project Developments at Rosario
Silvermex Resources Ltd. (TSX-V:SMR - News) is pleased to provide a corporate update and progress report on its 2010 project exploration and development programs.
Jun 21, 2010: Ironwood Gold Reviews Drilling Bids for Cobalt Canyon Exploration Program
Ironwood Gold Corp. (OTC.BB:IROG - News) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that preparations are underway to begin a drilling program on the Cobalt Canyon property located in the Chief mining ...
Jun 21, 2010: Sabina Gold & Silver Continues to Extend Strike Length at Exciting Llama Lake Gold Discovery at Back River Project, Nunavut
Sabina Gold & Silver Corp (TSX:SBB - News) announced today additional drill hole results on the new Llama Lake discovery on its 100% owned Back River project in Nunavut, Canada.
Jun 18, 2010: Argex prepares for scoping study
Argex Silver Capital Inc. (TSX-V:RGX - News) is pleased to announce that it has hired Groupe BBA Inc.- one of Canada's leading firms of independent engineering professionals in the mining and metal...
Jun 16, 2010: Aura Silver Extends Silver Zone to Over 300 Meters - Encounters Significant Gold Values in Limestone
Aura Silver Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:AUU - News; "Aura Silver" or the "Company") is pleased to provide results from its ongoing silver and gold exploration at its Higo Blanco project located in ...
Jun 16, 2010: Excellon Announces Additional High-Grade Drilling Results at Platosa & Completes the Phase 1 Drilling Program at Miguel Auza
Excellon Resources Inc. (TSX:EXN - News) is pleased to announce assay results for three additional holes at its Platosa Property. Holes LP775, 780 and 781 continued drilling off the northwest porti...
Jun 16, 2010: SNS Continues Gold Intercepts at Emerald Lake
SNS Silver Corporation ("SNS" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:SNS - News) is pleased to announce that it has received additional assay results from first part of a phase 1 diamond drilling program o...
Jun 15, 2010: Endeavour Silver Drill Program Intersects High Grade Silver-Gold Mineralization at Lucero Extension/South Zones, Guanajuato Mine, Mexico
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX:EDR - News; NYSE Amex:EXK)(DBFrankfurt:EJD) announces that exploration drilling south of the Bolanitos mine, part of Endeavour's Guanajuato Mines project in Guanajuato S...
Jun 15, 2010: Base Metals Expected to Move Sideways
Base metals are expected to trade sideways this week after rebounding last week on the back of a few positive macroeconomic factors.
Jun 15, 2010: Formation Metals Finalizes Agreement for Powerline Right of Way on Idaho Cobalt Project
Formation Metals Inc. (TSX:FCO - News; "Formation") is pleased to announce that its 100% owned subsidiary, Formation Capital Corporation, U.S., (the "Company") has completed a Powerline Agreement
Jun 15, 2010: Silver Quest Commences Drilling at Capoose Project, BC
Silver Quest Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:SQI - News; the "Company") is pleased to announce that the 2010 Exploration and Drill program has commenced at the Capoose Project ("Capoose").
Jun 14, 2010: New Pacific Metals Corp. Announces the Appointment of President-Dr. Rui Feng
New Pacific Metals Corp. (the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:NUX - News) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Rui Feng as its President.
Jun 14, 2010: Pan American Silver and Minera Chinalco Peru Reach Agreement on Long-Term Coexistence of Toromocho and Morococha
Pan American Silver Corp. (TSX:PAA - News)(NASDAQ:PAAS - News) ("Pan American" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that its majority-held subsidiary, Compania Minera Argentum S.A. ("Argentum")...
Jun 11, 2010: Orex Exploration Announces More Drill Results at Goldboro; Advances Regional Exploration Program
OREX EXPLORATION INC. (TSX VENTURE:OX - News; FRANKFURT:O5D - News; "Orex" or the "Company") is pleased to provide shareholders with additional results from the Phase 2F and new results from the Ph...
Jun 11, 2010: Ironwood Gold Corp. Announces Initiation of Coverage by Leading European Research Analyst
Ironwood Gold Corp. (OTC.BB:IROG - News) (the "Company") wishes to announce that UK-based Edison Investment Research ("Edison") have undertaken to include Ironwood as part of their influential glob...
Jun 10, 2010: Premium Exploration Financing Increased to $10,000,000
Premium Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE:PEM - News; "Premium") has increased its brokered private placement to $10,000,000.
Jun 10, 2010: Permitting Progresses at Seabridge Gold's KSM Project
Seabridge Gold (TSX:SEA - News)(AMEX:SA - News) reports that the environmental permitting process for its 100% owned KSM Project in northern British Columbia (BC) is proceeding on schedule.
Jun 10, 2010: Otis Commences 6,000 Metre Drill Program at Kilgore
Otis Gold Corp. ("Otis" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:OOO - News) is pleased to announce start-up of a 6,000-metre, 30-core hole drilling program at its flagship Kilgore Gold Project, Clark County...
Jun 9, 2010: Sabina Gold & Silver Announces More Exciting Drill Results at Llama Lake Gold Discovery at Back River Project, Nunavut
Sabina Gold & Silver Corp. (TSX:SBB - News) announced today additional drill hole results on the new Llama Lake discovery on its 100% owned Back River project in Nunavut, Canada.
Jun 8, 2010: Silver Standard Resources Inc.: Pirquitas Mine and Exploration Project Update
Silver Standard Resources Inc. (TSX:SSO - News)(NASDAQ:SSRI - News) (the "Company") is pleased to report on the ramp-up progress at its wholly-owned Pirquitas Mine in Argentina, which is on track t...
Jun 8, 2010: Goldcorp Completes Sale of Escobal Silver Deposit
GOLDCORP INC. (TSX:G - News)(NYSE:GG - News) announced today the completion of its sale of the Escobal silver deposit in Guatemala to Tahoe Resources Inc. ("Tahoe").
Jun 8, 2010: Crystallex plays the China factor to pry Las Cristinas gold mining permit from Venezuela
Chinese investment apparently lubricates a lot more than the Orinoco oil fields, as stalled, would-be Las Cristinas gold miner Crystallex realized when it announced Monday that it will take a backs...
Jun 8, 2010: Minco Silver Received the Repayment of All Investments Made to Sterling
Minco Silver Corporation (the "Company" or "Minco Silver") (TSX:MSV - News) announces that, as outlined in the news release dated April 23, 2010, the Company has received US$11,675,522.20 from Ster...
Jun 7, 2010: Drilling begins at Brewery Creek
Golden Predator Corp. (TSX: GPD - News; the "Company") is pleased to announce that diamond drilling has commenced on the Company's Brewery Creek Project. Targets generated over the winter season ar...
Jun 7, 2010: Ironwood Gold Corp. Receives Independent 43-101 Report on Haystack Gold Property in Nevada
Ironwood Gold Corp. (OTC.BB:IROG - News) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the receipt of a National Instrument (N.I.) 43-101 compliant report undertaken by Crosby Consulting & Exploration Ser...
Jun 4, 2010: Canamex signs Bruner option deal
Canamex Silver Corp. has entered into a property option agreement dated May 28, 2010, with Provex Resources Inc., a company incorporated under the laws of Nevada
Jun 4, 2010: Avino Decline Intersects San Gonzalo Zone
Avino Silver and Gold Mines ("Avino") (TSX-V:ASM - News)(OTC.BB:ASGMF - News)(Berlin:GV6 - News)(Frankfurt:GV6 - News) is pleased to announce that our program to access the San Gonzalo vein via a 4...
Jun 4, 2010: MAG Silver Intercepts More Molybdenum-Gold at Pozo Seco and New Intercepts of Zinc-Lead-Copper-Silver-Gold
MAG Silver Corp. (TSX:MAG - News)(AMEX:MVG - News) ("MAG") announces additional gold and molybdenum ("moly") assay results from on-going drilling (17 diamond drill holes) of the Pozo Seco moly-gold...
Jun 4, 2010: Controversial Gold Mine In Romania Gets Go-ahead
A Transylvanian gold mine project which critics say threatens the environment and an ancient Roman temple was approved for development by the Romanian government on Friday.
Jun 3, 2010: Two Silver Stocks Outperforming S&P 500
Silver prices have gained 7% during the past three months. This compares to a 3.5% drop in S&P 500 index. This up move in silver prices has had a positive impact on silver miners.
Jun 3, 2010: Metanor Pours Record 747 & 744 oz. Gold Bars
Metanor Resources Inc. ("Metanor") (TSX VENTURE:MTO - News) is very pleased to announce that it recently poured record 747 oz. and 744 oz. gold dore bars at its 100% owned Bachelor Lake Mill.
Jun 1, 2010: U.S. Silver Reports First Quarter 2010 Results
U.S. Silver Corporation (TSX-V: USA, US OTCQX: USSIF, Frankfurt: QE2) ("U.S. Silver" or "the Company") is pleased to announce first quarter, 2010 financial results in U.S. dollars.
Jun 1, 2010: Timberline Shareholders Approve Acquisition of Staccato Gold Resources
Timberline Resources Corporation (NYSE Amex:TLR) ("Timberline") is pleased to announce that its shareholders have approved the plan of arrangement pursuant to which Timberline will acquire all of t...
Jun 1, 2010: Gold could reach $1,400: Credit Suisse strategists
Gold could reach $1,400 an ounce in the next 12 months, Credit Suisse strategists said Tuesday in a view that conflicts with other analysts of the same bank.
May 27, 2010: Great Panther Extends High Grade Gold Mineralization at Recompensa Vein, Topia Mine
GREAT PANTHER SILVER LIMITED (TSX:GPR - News) (the "Company") is pleased to report initial assay results from the 6,000 metre surface drill program being conducted at the Topia Mine in Durango, Mex...
May 27, 2010: Alexandria Intersects 2.01 g/t Au Over 78.77 m at Akasaba, Begins Next Round of Drilling
Alexandria Minerals Corporation (TSX-V: AZX - News; Frankfurt: A9D - News) reports today that it has intersected 2.01 g/t Au over 78.77 m (Estimated True Width 57.61 m) in one of the most consisten...
May 27, 2010: Time to Take a Breather from the Gold Rush?
DON'T YOU HATE IT when your favorite spot becomes too popular? Service goes down and prices rise. Pretty soon, you're agreeing with Yogi Berra, who famously observed that "nobody goes there any mor...
May 26, 2010: Court Approves Plan of Arrangement for Timberline's Acquisition of Staccato Gold Resources
Timberline Resources Corporation (NYSE Amex:TLR) ("Timberline") announced today that Staccato Gold Resources Ltd. (TSX-V:CAT - News) ("Staccato") has obtained the Final Order from the Supreme Court...
May 26, 2010: Minco Silver Appoints VP of Operations and President of Foshan Minco Fuwan Mining Co. Ltd.
Minco Silver Corporation (the "Company" or "Minco Silver") (TSX:MSV - News) is pleased to announce that Dr. Dianmin Chen has been appointed as Vice President of Operations for Minco Silver and Pres...
May 26, 2010: Silver Falcon Mining, Inc.'s (SFMI) Employees Receive MSHA Certification; Updates Mill Site Improvements and Transports
Silver Falcon Mining, Inc. (OTC.BB:SFMI - News) announces that on May 25, 2010 the US Mine and Safety Administration (MSHA) issued its certification to the Company's employees.
May 26, 2010: Hecla Declares Preferred Dividends
Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) today announced its Board of Directors has elected to declare the regular quarterly dividend of $0.875 per share on the outstanding Series B Cumulative Convertible Pr...
May 26, 2010: U.S. Silver Drilling Proves High-grade Ore Extensions
U.S. Silver Corporation (TSX-V: USA, OTCQX: USSIF, Frankfurt: QE2) ("U.S. Silver" or "the Company") is pleased to announce positive results from underground diamond drilling indicating potential fo...
May 25, 2010: Arian Silver Corporation: Issue of Shares
Arian Silver Corporation (TSX VENTURE:AGQ - News; AIM:AGQ)(FRANKFURT:I3A - News; PLUS:AGQ) The Company has issued 303,116 common shares of no par value in connection with an exercise of share purc...
May 25, 2010: Drilling Commences at Northair's La Cigarra Silver Project, Mexico
International Northair Mines Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:INM - News; the "Company" or "Northair") is pleased to report that a 1,500 metre phase I reverse circulation drill program has commenced at the La Cig...
May 25, 2010: Excellon Announces Continued Drilling Success at Platosa & Provides a Preliminary Miguel Auza Drilling Report
Excellon Resources Inc. (TSX:EXN - News) is pleased to announce assay results for five recent holes at its Platosa Property.
May 24, 2010: New Jersey Mining Company Starts Shipping Ore From the Silver Strand Mine
New Jersey Mining Company (OTC.BB:NJMC - News) is pleased to announce that it started shipping gold-silver ore from the Silver Strand mine last week.
May 20, 2010: Agnico-Eagle Expands
Canadian gold producer Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE: AEM - News) has entered into an agreement with Comaplex Minerals Corporation, a company exploring and developing mineral properties in Canada
May 20, 2010: Kootenay Gold Inc. - Surface samples grading 37.5 g/t gold & 769.0 g/t silver indicate the potential for a bonanza grade system at the Santa Lucia Gold Property in Sonora, Mexico
Kootenay Gold Inc. (TSX-V: KTN - News) and Arctic Hunter Uranium Inc. (CNSX: AHU) are pleased to announce the results of a surface grab sampling program from the Santa Lucia Gold and Silver project...
May 19, 2010: General Moly Announces Strong Support for Mt. Hope Project among Eureka County Residents
General Moly (NYSE Amex: GMO) (TSX: GMO - News) announced that an independent poll of Eureka County residents commissioned by the Company showed overwhelming support for the Mt. Hope project and th...
May 19, 2010: Silver Falcon Mining, Inc. (SFMI) Updates Diamond Creek Mill Facility Gold Production Operations
Silver Falcon Mining, Inc. (OTC.BB:SFMI - News) provides an update on its 100% owned Diamond Creek Mill facility's milling operations. For the last 4-weeks, the Company's mill manager and engineer ...
May 19, 2010: Marifil Receives Extension for San Roque Payment
MARIFIL MINES LTD. (TSX VENTURE:MFM - News; "Marifil" or "the Company") announces that MIM Argentina Exploraciones S.A. (a wholly owned subsidiary of Xstrata) has granted the Company a two year ext...
May 19, 2010: Ironwood Gold to Commence Survey of Haystack Property in Nevada
Ironwood Gold Corp. (OTC.BB:IROG - News) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the commencement of survey efforts at the Haystack Property in Pershing County, Nevada.
May 18, 2010: Silver Wheaton Corp. - Annual General Meeting Webcast - May 20, 2010
Notification of Annual General Meeting Webcast:
May 18, 2010: CORRECTION FROM SOURCE: ECU Releases First Quarter Results for 2010
A correction from source is being issued with respect to the release sent out this morning, May 18th at 5:00 am ET. The headline has been amended to, "ECU Releases First Quarter Results for 2010."
May 18, 2010: Arian Announces Notice of Annual General Meeting
Arian Silver Corporation (TSX VENTURE:AGQ - News; AIM:AGQ)(FRANKFURT:I3A - News; PLUS:AGQ) announces that its Annual General Meeting is to be held on 23 June 2010 at 11:30 am (London time) in the S...
May 18, 2010: MAG Silver Corp. Completes $35.2 Million Common Share Offering
MAG Silver Corp. (TSX:MAG - News)(AMEX:MVG - News) ("Company") announces that it has completed its previously announced bought deal financing and has issued 4,603,500 common shares
May 17, 2010: Bonaventure Enterprises Inc.: New Pass Project Resource Estimate Updated and Clarified
BONAVENTURE ENTERPRISES INC. ("Bonaventure" or "the Company") (TSX-V:BVT - News)(Frankfurt:YQG - News) announces amendments to its News Release that was disseminated on May 14, 2010.
May 17, 2010: Silver Wheaton acquires right of first refusal on silver streams from Ventana's La Bodega project
Silver Wheaton Corp. ("Silver Wheaton" or the "Company") (TSX, NYSE:SLW - News News) announces that it has acquired, by way of a private placement financing, 1.8 million units in Ventana Gold Corp....
May 14, 2010: Callinan Receives Net Profits Interest Payment from HudBay Minerals
Callinan Mines has received an interim payment of $3,173,228 from HudBay Minerals Inc. This payment represents 75% of an estimate of 6 2/3 % of the net profits from the 777 Mine in Flin Flon, Manit...
May 14, 2010: Excellon Reports 1st Quarter Profit of $549K
Excellon Resources Inc. (TSX:EXN - News; the "Company" or "Excellon") reports earnings after tax of $549,097 for the three months ended March 31, 2010. In December 2009 the Company changed its year...
May 14, 2010: What a time to unveil a gold vending machine!
The United Arab Emirates press is reporting that the UAE has unveiled a gold bar vending machine, called the "Gold To Go", dispensing bars in denominations of one, five and ten grammes and one-ounce
May 13, 2010: JP Morgan: Gold Could Now Face 'Unlimited' Demand
JP Morgan's John Bridges believes the latest breakout for gold was a huge positive sign for the metal.
May 13, 2010: Silvercorp Announces Declaration of Quarterly Dividend-CAD$0.02
Silvercorp Metals Inc. (TSX:SVM - News)(NYSE:SVM - News) ("Silvercorp"), the largest primary silver producer in China, is pleased to provide notice of its next dividend:
May 12, 2010: Silver Quest to Increase Interest in Capoose Property to 100%
Silver Quest Resources (TSX VENTURE:SQI - News; "Silver Quest" or "the Company") wishes to announce that it will increase its interest in the Capoose property (the "Property") to 100% as Bearclaw C...
May 12, 2010: Marifil Mines Completes NI 43-101 Report for Giant Sulphur Target
Marifil Mines Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:MFM - News; "Marifil" or "the Company") is pleased to announce the completion of an NI 41 43-101 report on the Codihue property.
May 12, 2010: Investor interest in silver to remain strong over several years - CPM
New York metals consultants, CPM Group, forecasts that investment demand for silver will remain firm this year and may even surpass last year, when investors bought an estimated 209.7 million ounce...
May 11, 2010: Steelworkers OK New 6-Year Contract At Lucky Friday Mine
Steelworkers at Hecla Mining Co.'s Lucky Friday silver mine in Mullan, Idaho Sunday approved a new 6-year labor contract.
May 11, 2010: Pan American Silver Increases Earnings and Cash Flow During the First Quarter of 2010
Pan American Silver Corp. (TSX:PAA - News)(NASDAQ:PAAS - News) ("Pan American" or the "Company") today reported unaudited financial and operating results for the quarter ended March 31, 2010.
May 11, 2010: Silver Standard Reports First Quarter 2010 Results
Silver Standard Resources Inc. (TSX:SSO - News)(NASDAQ:SSRI - News) provides the following updates on the Pirquitas Mine and principal development projects and reports on headline financial results...
May 11, 2010: Silvermex Reports High-Grade Trench Sampling Assays. Highlights Include: 9.70 m of 520.9 g/t Ag, and 1.75 m of 1,770 g/t Ag
Silvermex Resources Ltd. ("Silvermex") (TSX VENTURE:SMR - News) announces the latest results of its surface trenching program on its optioned San Marcial Property in southern Sinaloa, Mexico.
May 10, 2010: Endeavour Silver Reports Higher Earnings, EBITDA, Revenues in Q1, 2010; Silver Production Up 34%, Cash Costs Down 15% Compared to Q1, 2009
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX:EDR - News; NYSE Amex:EXK)(DBFrankfurt:EJD) announced today its financial and operating results and unaudited financial statements for the First Quarter, 2010.
May 10, 2010: Sabina Gold & Silver Announces More Success at Llama Lake Discovery at Back River Project, Nunavut
Sabina Gold & Silver Corp. (TSX:SBB - News) announced today additional drill hole results on the new Llama Lake discovery on its 100% owned Back River project in Nunavut, Canada.
May 10, 2010: Coeur's New Mines Drive Strong First Quarter Results
Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation (NYSE:CDE - News) (TSX:CDM - News) (ASX:CXC - News) today announced strong first quarter gold production of 25,782 ounces, up from 3,791 ounces in the first quarter ...
May 10, 2010: ECU Silver Reaches Sales Milestone of $2 million in April
ECU Silver Mining Inc. (TSX:ECU - News), which holds a mineral resources of over 6 million gold equivalent ounces, is pleased to announce that it has reached a sales milestone of over US$2 million ...
May 10, 2010: Aura Silver Receives Land Use Permit for Its Greyhound Drill Program
Aura Silver Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:AUU - News; "Aura Silver" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it received a Land Use Permit for its Greyhound drill program
May 10, 2010: Esperanza Stakes New Mexican Exploration Properties
Esperanza Silver Corp. (TSX VENTURE:EPZ - News; PINK SHEETS:ESPZF - News) is pleased to provide this update on its recent exploration activities in Mexico.
May 10, 2010: EU Turns to 'Nuclear Option' to Halt Euro Speculation
The European Union has put together a massive 750 billion euro package in an attempt to stave off a severe lack of market confidence in the European common currency.
May 7, 2010: Silver Quest Resources Ltd.: Davidson Property Drill Results
Silver Quest Resources (TSX VENTURE:SQI - News; "Silver Quest" or "the Company") wishes to report that Richfield Ventures Corp. ("Richfield") has announced drill results from the extension of drill...
May 7, 2010: Novus Gold Corp.: Drilling Starts on REN Gold Property
Novus Gold Corp. (TSX-V:NOV - News)(VGN WKN: A0YC5N) is pleased to announce that drilling has commenced on its100%-owned REN gold property in the Northwest Territories.
May 6, 2010: Resource Estimate For Anderson Uranium Property Completed, Preliminary Feasibility Study Resource Estimate Recommended
Global Uranium Corporation (the “Company” or “Global”) (GU: TSX-Venture Exchange) is pleased to announce that the Technical Report on the Anderson Uranium Property in Arizona, USA, dated Ap...
May 6, 2010: Global X Silver Miners ETF (SIL) Attracts Significant Volume and Assets in First Two Weeks
Since its launch on April 20, the first-ever silver mining exchange-traded fund, Global X Silver Miners ETF (NYSE Arca: SIL), has traded as high as nearly a million shares in daily volume, and rais...
May 6, 2010: General Moly Announces First Quarter Results
General Moly (NYSE Amex: GMO) (TSX: GMO - News) announced its unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2010.
May 6, 2010: Revett Receives Judgment on Rock Creek Legal Proceedings
Revett Minerals Inc. (TSX:RVM - News; OTCBB:RVMIF - News; "Revett" or "the Company") has just received the court's 124 page full opinion and judgment with respect to the legal status of the Rock Cr...
May 5, 2010: Stillwater Names Kevin Shiell Vice President and General Manager of Stillwater Mine
STILLWATER MINING COMPANY (NYSE:SWC - News) announced yesterday the election of Kevin Shiell as Vice President of the Company. Mr. Shiell has served as General Manager of the Stillwater mine and op...
May 5, 2010: Sandspring Presents Additional Toroparu Drill Results, Including 216m of 1.19g/t Gold and 0.24% Copper in Hole 64 Near Surface; Moving to NI 43-101 Mineral Resource Update
SANDSPRING RESOURCES LTD. (TSX VENTURE:SSP - News; "Sandspring" or the "Company") is pleased to announce an update on gold and copper assay results from drilling of the Toroparu gold-copper deposit...
May 5, 2010: Ironwood Gold Corp. Announces Appointment of Dallas Davis as Senior Technical Consultant
Ironwood Gold Corp. (OTC.BB:IROG - News) (the "Company") wishes to announce the appointment of Mr. Dallas Wayne Davis as an advisor to the management team in the capacity of Senior Technical Consul...
May 4, 2010: Sabina Gold & Silver Announces Significant New Gold Discovery at Back River Project, Nunavut
Sabina Gold & Silver Corp. (TSX:SBB - News) announced today initial results of a new discovery from the 2010 drilling campaign on its 100% owned Back River project in Nunavut, Canada.
May 4, 2010: U.S. Silver Announces Application for Management Cease Trade Order
U.S. Silver Corporation (TSX-V: USA, OTCQX: USSIF, Frankfurt: QE2) ("US Silver" or the "Company") announced on May 3, 2010 that its financial statements and related materials for the year ended Dec...
May 4, 2010: Otis Gold Corp.: Kilgore Gold Project Update
Otis Gold Corp. (TSX VENTURE:OOO - News; "Otis" or the "Company") is pleased to provide an update of recent developments concerning the Company's Kilgore Gold Project ("Kilgore"), Clark County, Idaho.
May 4, 2010: Silver Falcon Mining, Inc.'s (SFMI) Diamond Creek Mill Facility Produces Gold/Silver for Sale on May 17, 2010
Silver falcon Mining, Inc.'s (OTC.BB:SFMI - News) management reports that its 100% owned Diamond Creek Mill facility will start producing gold/silver for sale on May 17, 2010.
May 4, 2010: Silvercorp to Announce Fourth Quarter Results & Hold Analyst Conference Call
Silvercorp Metals Inc. ("Silvercorp") (TSX:SVM - News)(NYSE:SVM - News) plans to release its unaudited fourth quarter and year end results for the period ended March 31, 2010, on Wednesday, May 12,...
May 3, 2010: .ECU Silver Added to Global X Silver Miners ETF and Is Also Featured in Resource World Magazine
ECU Silver Mining Inc. (TSX:ECU - News), which holds a mineral resources of over 6 million gold equivalent ounces, is pleased to announce that it has been added to the Global X Silver Miners ETF.
May 3, 2010: Ironwood Gold Corp. Commences Phase One Exploration at Cobalt Canyon Project
Ironwood Gold Corp. (OTC.BB:IROG - News) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the engagement of Carlin Trend Mining Services ("Carlin Services") to conduct a gold mineralization survey of the Cob...
Apr 30, 2010: Formation Metals Concludes Stage I Construction on Idaho Cobalt Mine
Formation Metals Inc. (TSX:FCO - News; the "Company") is pleased to announce the successful conclusion of Stage I Construction on its 100% owned Idaho Cobalt Mine.
Apr 29, 2010: Newmont Mining Strikes A Rich Quarter
Newmont Mining (NYSE: NEM) nearly tripled its profits as the gold-mining company cited increased demand in India and China for gold, as well as increased demand in Asia for its copper.
Apr 28, 2010: UPDATE 1-Hecla Mining Q1 profit beats market view
Precious metals miner Hecla Mining Co (HL.N) posted a first-quarter profit that beat Wall Street view partly aided by higher prices and lower operating costs per ton.
Apr 28, 2010: SNS Silver Drills High Grade Gold Intersection, Cuts 171 g/t (5 oz/ton) of Gold over 6 feet at the Emerald Lake Project in Northern Ontario
SNS Silver Corp. (TSX VENTURE:SNS - News) is pleased to report that partial assays have been received from hole GR09-29 at the Emerald Lake gold project in northern Ontario, Canada.
Apr 28, 2010: Revett Announces Hedging for 2011 Copper and Silver Production
Revett Minerals Inc. ("Revett" or the "Company") (TSX:RVM - News; OTCBB:RVMIF - News) is pleased to announce that it has initiated hedging for approximately 20% of its forecasted 2011 copper and si...
Apr 28, 2010: Metanor Pours 100th Gold Bar
Metanor Resources Inc. ("Metanor") (TSX VENTURE:MTO - News) is very pleased to announce that it poured its 100th gold dore bar. At its 100% owned Bachelor Lake Mill.
Apr 28, 2010: Hecla Reports First Quarter Net Income of $18.4 Million and Negative Cash Costs of $3.03 Per Ounce of Silver
Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) today reported first quarter financial and operating results for 2010.
Apr 28, 2010: .Global Uranium appoints David Greenway to the board of directors
Global Uranium Corporation (the "Company" or "Global") (GU: TSX-Venture Exchange) is pleased to announce the appointment of David Greenway to the position of director.
Apr 27, 2010: Many New Highs for the Year
This month's jump up in precious metals, resources and oil reinforces that the lows in February were likely the lows for the downward correction.
Apr 26, 2010: ECU Silver Announces New Appointments
ECU Silver Mining Inc. (TSX:ECU - News), which holds a mineral resources of over 6 million gold equivalent ounces, is pleased to announce three new appointments to its management and operations team.
Apr 26, 2010: General Moly Announces Nevada District Court Remands Mt. Hope Water Rights Decision Back to State Engineer
General Moly (NYSE Amex: GMO) (TSX: GMO - News) announced that on Friday, April 23, 2010, the Company received a ruling from a Nevada District Court overturning the Nevada State Engineer's decision...
Apr 26, 2010: Novus Gold Corp.: Drilling to Commence on Ren Gold Property
Novus Gold Corp. (TSX-V:NOV - News)(VGN WKN: A0YC5N) is pleased to announce that drilling will commence shortly on the 100 per-cent-owned REN gold property, in the Northwest Territories.
Apr 26, 2010: Silver-Mining ETF Emerges as Latest Niche
Mining stocks got support as GlobalX Funds started selling the GlobalX Silver Miners ETF(SIL).
Apr 23, 2010: Gold could hit $1,600/oz but silver, pgms will likely outperform
Under the right circumstances, BMO Capital Markets' Bart Melek says gold could rally as high as $1,600 per ounce by 2011.
Apr 23, 2010: Sterling Mining Company Announces Successful Auction of Stock and Assets
Sterling Mining Company (Pink Sheets:SRLMQ.pk - News) announces that Court papers will be filed shortly seeking to approve a successful $24.0 million bid for the assets and stock of Sterling Mining...
Apr 22, 2010: John Embry will be surprised if gold not up $500 in 6 months
"If gold isn't up at least $500 in the next six months, I will be surprised," says, John Embry, Chief investment strategist at Sprott Asset Management.
Apr 22, 2010: Alberta Star Announces That it Was Unsuccessful in its Bid to Acquire the Sterling Mining Company
Alberta Star Development Corp. (the "Company") (TSX-V:ASX - News)(OTC.BB:ASXSF - News)(Frankfurt:QLD - News) announces that the Company was unsuccessful in its bid to acquire 100% of the shares of ...
Apr 21, 2010: International Northair Mines Appoints Paul Dircksen to the Board of Directors
International Northair Mines Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:INM - News; the "Company" or "Northair") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Paul Dircksen to the Company's Board of Directors.
Apr 21, 2010: Silver Quest Resources Ltd.: Follow-up Drilling Commenced on Davidson Property
Silver Quest Resources (TSX VENTURE:SQI - News; "Silver Quest" or "the Company") wishes to report that Richfield Ventures Corp. ("Richfield") has announced the start of a follow-up drill program on...
Apr 21, 2010: S&P says worst is over for U.S. Metals & Mining Sector
Standard & Poor's said Tuesday that the worst is likely over for the U.S. Metals and Mining Sector.
Apr 20, 2010: Global Uranium cancels private placement of .15 cent unit
Due to the agreement that Global Uranium has recently entered into with Concentric Energy Corp., the board of directors has unanimously decided to cancel the previously announced non-brokered priva...
Apr 20, 2010: New Silver Miners and Copper Miners ETFs start trading in New York
Global X Funds, a New York-based provider of Exchange Traded Funds, has launched the Global X Silver Miners ETF (ticker: SIL) and Global X Copper Miners ETF (ticker: COPX), trading on ARCA. SIL an...
Apr 19, 2010: New Jersey Mining Company Starts Mill and Prepares to Mobilize to Silver Strand Mine
New Jersey Mining Company (OTCBB:NJMC - News) is pleased to announce that it has completed improvements to its concentrate leach plant and started to process ore through its mill near Kellogg.
Apr 19, 2010: MAG Silver Drills Thickest Molybdenum-Gold Intercept to Date at Cinco de Mayo
MAG Silver Corp. (TSX:MAG - News)(AMEX:MVG - News) ("MAG") announces additional gold and molybdenum ("moly") assay results from on-going drilling (32 diamond drill holes) of the Pozo Seco moly-gold...
Apr 19, 2010: New Jersey Mining Company Starts Mill and Prepares to Mobilize to Silver Strand Mine
New Jersey Mining Company (OTCBB:NJMC - News) is pleased to announce that it has completed improvements to its concentrate leach plant and started to process ore through its mill near Kellogg.
Apr 19, 2010: Esperanza Drills 93 Meters of 1.8 Grams Per Tonne Gold at Cerro Jumil
Esperanza Silver Corp. (TSX VENTURE:EPZ - News; PINK SHEETS:ESPZF - News) announces the results of its on-going drilling campaign at its 100% owned Cerro Jumil gold project in Morelos State, Mexico.
Apr 19, 2010: Seabridge Gold Announces 2010 Program for KSM
Seabridge Gold Inc. (TSX:SEA - News)(AMEX:SA - News) announced today that it plans to spend approximately $17.5 million this year to advance its 100% owned KSM project.
Apr 16, 2010: U.S. Silver's Reserves Update & Option Grant
U.S. Silver Corporation (TSX-V: USA, US OTC: USSIF, Frankfurt: QE2) ("US Silver" or "the Company") is pleased to announce today an increase in proven and probable ore reserves for the fourth consec...
Apr 16, 2010: Global Uranium enters into an option and joint venture agreement with Concentric Energy Corp.
Global Uranium Corporation (the "Company" or "Global") (GU: TSX-Venture Exchange) is pleased to announce that on April 15, 2010 it entered into an Option and Joint Venture Agreement (the "Agreement...
Apr 16, 2010: Hecla Announces First Quarter 2010 Earnings Release and Conference Call Schedule
Hecla Mining Company (HL 5.58, -0.26, -4.45%), a precious metals company, will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss first quarter 2010 results on Wednesday, April 28, 2010
Apr 14, 2010: ECU Silver Reports Best Operating Month in March 2010
ECU Silver Mining Inc. is pleased to report that it has achieved its best month of operations since commencing operations of its oxide mill 11 months ago.
Apr 14, 2010: Minco Silver Closes $3,372,975 in a Non-Brokered Private Placement
Minco Silver Corporation (the "Company" or "Minco Silver") (TSX:MSV - News) is pleased to announce that it has closed a non-brokered private placement.
Apr 14, 2010: Endeavour Silver Reports Record Silver Production in Q1, 2010 Compared to Q1 2009; Produces 766,210 oz Silver (Up 34%) and 3,775 oz Gold (Up 62%)
Endeavour Silver Corp. ("Endeavour") (TSX:EDR - News; NYSE Amex:EXK)(DBFrankfurt:EJD) announced today that silver production for Q1, 2010 from the Company's two operating silver mines in Mexico
Apr 14, 2010: New Pacific Metals Corp. Announces Management Changes
Pacific Metals Corp. (TSX VENTURE:NUX - News; the "Company") today announced the resignation of Mr. Ludgero Duarte as President and CEO of the Company effective April 9, 2010 for personal reasons.
Apr 12, 2010: Koorenay Gold Backs Out of Alberta Star Bid for Sunshine
Kootenay Gold Inc. (the "Company") (TSX.V: KTN ) announces the cancelation of its participation in the joint bid to acquire the Sunshine Mine pursuant to a bankruptcy auction to be held on April 21...
Apr 12, 2010: First Majestic Silver Corp.: Production Increases by 30% to 1,619,403 Equivalent Ounces Silver
First Majestic Silver Corp. ("First Majestic" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that total production at its three mines in Mexico for the first quarter ending March 31, 2010 increased to a ...
Apr 12, 2010: Sandspring Resources Ltd. Announces Filing of Amended and Restated Third Quarter 2009 Financial Statements and Related Management's Discussion and Analysis
Sandspring Resources Ltd. ("Sandspring") (TSX VENTURE:SSP - News) announces that it has filed amended and restated unaudited interim financial statements and related management's discussion and ana...
Apr 12, 2010: Silver Wheaton to release first quarter 2010 results on May 12th
Silver Wheaton Corp. (TSX, NYSE:SLW - News News) will release first quarter financial results on Wednesday, May 12, 2010, after market close.
Apr 8, 2010: Timmins Gold Corp.: Commercial Gold Production Commences at the San Francisco Mine
Timmins Gold Corp. ("Timmins Gold") (TSX-V:TMM - News) is pleased to announce that commercial gold production commenced as of the start of April, 2010 at its wholly owned San Francisco open pit gol...
Apr 8, 2010: Stillwater Mining Company Comments on Norilsk Nickel's Schedule 13-D Filing
STILLWATER MINING COMPANY (NYSE:SWC - News) today desired to comment on certain reports concerning yesterday's Schedule 13-D filing by Norilsk Nickel and certain of its affiliates, which collective...
Apr 8, 2010: First Majestic Silver Corp.: La Encantada Achieves Commercial Production
First Majestic Silver Corp. (the "Company") (TSX:FR - News)(OTCQX: FRMSF)(Frankfurt:FMV - News)(WKN: A0LHKJ) is pleased to announce that the Company's new 3,500 tpd cyanidation plant at its La Enca...
Apr 8, 2010: Constitution Mining Initiates Phase II Resource Definition Drill Program
Constitution Mining Corp. (OTCBB:CMIN - News) reports that it has initiated an 100-hole drill program designed to define a measureable quantity of gold resources contained within a targeted zone on...
Apr 8, 2010: Expect Consolidation Then Higher Prices for Silver
In Correlation With US Dollar Shows Gold Is Still Bullish, I emphasized that gold is to move higher, and because it just moved significantly higher, you may wonder what I think about the situation ...
Apr 8, 2010: Norilsk considers Stillwater stake sale
Russian metals giant Norilsk Nickel (GMKN.MM: Quote) said on Wednesday it is considering the sale of its majority stake in U.S. platinum company Stillwater Mining Co (SWC.N: Quote).
Apr 7, 2010: Timberline Advances Toward Underground Drilling at Butte Highlands
Timberline Resources Corporation (NYSE Amex:TLR) ("Timberline") is pleased to announce steady advancement in the underground ramp toward the intended location of its initial drill stations at its B...
Apr 7, 2010: Excellon Reports Record Q1 2010 Volumes
Excellon Resources Inc. (TSX:EXN - News) announces that the Company achieved record concentrate production and sales volumes for the three months ended March 31, 2010 as follows;
Apr 6, 2010: Seabridge Gold Announces 2010 Program for Courageous Lake
Seabridge Gold Inc. (TSX:SEA - News)(AMEX:SA - News) announced today that it plans to spend approximately $15 million this year to advance its 100% owned Courageous Lake gold project towards a Nat...
Apr 6, 2010: Soltera Mining Moves to Produce Gold from Surface Deposits at El Torno, Argentina
Dr. Fabio Montanari, President and CEO of Soltera Mining Corp. (PINK SHEETS:SLTA - News)(Frankfurt:SN7 - News) (www.solteramining.com) is pleased to announce that Soltera has signed two agreements ...
Apr 6, 2010: Sandspring Initial 2010 Toroparu Drill Results Expand Deposit Model; Hole 54 hits 2.1g/t Gold Over 111m on West Margin; Second Drill Operational, Third Drill on Order
SANDSPRING RESOURCES LTD. (TSX VENTURE:SSP - News; "Sandspring" or the "Company") is pleased to announce initial 2010 gold and copper assay results from drilling of the Toroparu gold-copper deposit...
Apr 6, 2010: Constitution Mining Finalizes Agreement to Acquire Nevada Properties From Seabridge Gold
Constitution Mining Corp. (OTCBB:CMIN - News) reports that on April 1st the Company executed a definitive and binding Asset Purchase Agreement on Seabridge Gold Inc.'s 30 Nevada-based gold projects
Apr 6, 2010: Excellon Announces Commencement of Exploration Drilling at Miguel Auza
Excellon Resources Inc. (TSX:EXN - News) is pleased to announce that exploration diamond drilling commenced at its Miguel Auza property on April 2nd 2010.
Apr 5, 2010: Goldcorp Declares Fourth Monthly Dividend Payment for 2010
GOLDCORP INC. (TSX:G - News)(NYSE:GG - News) is pleased to declare its fourth monthly dividend payment for 2010 of $0.015 per share.
Apr 5, 2010: UPDATE 1-Agnico sees output from new Nunavut mine in 2015
Agnico-Eagle Mines (AEM.TO) said on Monday it expects production at its Meliadine gold project in Nunavut to begin in 2015 at a cost that is likely to be 5 to 10 percent lower than at its Meadowban...
Apr 5, 2010: Correlation With US Dollar Shows Gold Is Still Bullish
In Gold Provides Invaluable Insight I wrote that "the historical significance of the RSI being at 70 and the fact that the USD Index has just touched the 50% retracement of the previous rally leads...
Apr 4, 2010: Silver: A Nice Complement to Gold
As a hedge on inflation and currency markets, my hunch is that silver may be your best bet right now and preferable to gold at current prices. Why not add a bit of a silver (SLV) to your portfolio?
Apr 1, 2010: UPDATE 1-Agnico-Eagle agrees to buy Comaplex project
Agnico-Eagle Mines (AEM.TO) has agreed to buy Comaplex Minerals' (CMF.TO) Meliadine gold property in northern Canada, which is located just 300 km (186 miles) from Agnico's Meadowbank project, for ...
Mar 31, 2010: Preliminary Feasibility Study Completed for Seabridge Gold's KSM Project
Seabridge Gold Inc. (TSX:SEA - News)(AMEX:SA - News) announced today results from a National Instrument 43-101 compliant Preliminary Feasibility Study ("PFS") of its 100% owned KSM project
Mar 31, 2010: Excellon Reports Profit of $737K for the Five Months Ended December 31, 2009
Excellon Resources Inc. (TSX:EXN - News; the "Company" or "Excellon") reports earnings after tax of $737,038 for the five months ended December 31, 2009.
Mar 31, 2010: ECU Silver Releases Year End Results for 2009
ECU Silver Mining Inc. (TSX:ECU - News) reports that it has released its audited consolidated financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2009 and the related management's discussion and a...
Mar 31, 2010: Hecla Announces Payment of Preferred Dividends
Hecla Mining Company announced that its Board of Directors elected to declare the regular quarterly dividend on the outstanding 6.5% Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock in the amount of $1.625 pe...
Mar 30, 2010: Metanor Resources Inc. Announces the Second Closing of a Private Placement
Metanor Resources Inc. ("Metanor") (TSX VENTURE:MTO - News) announces the second closing of a non-brokered private placement to European and Canadian investors for gross proceeds of $60,000.
Mar 30, 2010: SNS Silver Extends Historical Mineralization at the Emerald Lake Gold Project in Ontario
SNS Silver Corporation ("SNS" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:SNS - News) is pleased to provide an update of the progress on its Emerald Lake Gold Project where drilling has been in process for the ...
Mar 30, 2010: Scarlet to seek approval for proposed UMS acquisition
Scarlet Resources Ltd. ("Scarlet") (CNSX: SCT) reports that it has entered into an agreement and plan of share exchange (the "Agreement") with United Mine Services, Inc. ("UMS") concerning Scarlet'...
Mar 30, 2010: Shoshone Silver/Gold to Ship Metals Concentrates to Smelter
Shoshone Silver/Gold Mining Company (OTC.BB:SHSH - News) is pleased to announce that it has signed a 2010 contract for its silver concentrates produced at Shoshone's Lakeview Mill
Mar 30, 2010: Scarlet to seek approval for proposed UMS acquisition
Scarlet Resources Ltd. ("Scarlet") (CNSX: SCT) reports that it has entered into an agreement and plan of share exchange (the "Agreement") with United Mine Services, Inc. ("UMS") concerning Scarlet'...
Mar 29, 2010: China gold consumption to double in decade
Latest World Gold Council analysis suggests medium term outlook for Chinese gold mine supply will be challenging with demand growth expected to outstrip domestic supply
Mar 29, 2010: Sandspring Newly Financed and Adds New Directors; Announces Results of Recent Annual and Special General Meeting and Grant Of Options
SANDSPRING RESOURCES LTD. (SSP: TSX-V) ("Sandspring" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that at the recent Annual and Special Meeting held by the Company on March 25, 2010
Mar 29, 2010: Abcourt Mines Inc.: Additionnal Drilling Results on Elder-Tagami Property
Mr. Renaud Hinse, president and C.E.O. of Abcourt Mines Inc. (TSX VENTURE:ABI - News; BERLIN:ABI - News; FRANKFURT:ABI - News), is pleased to announce additional drilling results on the West Gold Z...
Mar 29, 2010: Silver Quest Acquires Chuchi North Gold Property, BC
Silver Quest Resources (TSX VENTURE:SQI - News; "Silver Quest" or "the Company") is pleased to announce that it has entered into an option agreement with Mr. Piotr Lutynski (the "Vendor") for the C...
Mar 29, 2010: Revett Provides Update on Rock Creek Legal Proceedings
Revett Minerals Inc. (TSX:RVM - News; OTCBB:RVMIF - News; "Revett" or "the Company") announces that the US District Court has issued an order pending a full opinion with respect to the legal status...
Mar 26, 2010: GATA's evidence of silver and gold manipulation at CFTC hearing
Testimony from GATA's Bill Murphy to the CFTC hearing in Washington could be embarrassing for some major investment banks.
Mar 24, 2010: Endeavour Silver Reports Record Financial and Operating Results in 2009
Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX:EDR - News; TSX:EDR.WT - News; NYSE Amex:EXK)(DBFrankfurt:EJD) announced today record financial and operating results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended Decemb...
Mar 22, 2010: Having your gold, and drinking it too!
The Mexican distillery, which garnered publicity for its El Conde Tequila on the Bravo reality show, "The Real Housewives of Orange County," when a cast member became an investor, has now launched ...
Mar 18, 2010: BMO forecasts gold, silver, and PGMs to do ‘very well' next few years
BMO Global Commodity Strategist Bark Melek says global growth is reigniting industrial metals, as silver and PGMs are expected to outperform firm and stable gold.
Mar 18, 2010: Revett Provides Update on Rock Creek Legal Proceedings
Revett Minerals Inc. (TSX:RVM - News; OTCBB:RVMIF - News; "Revett" or "the Company") is pleased to announce that during a recent status conference regarding legal challenges to the Rock Creek Recor...
Mar 15, 2010: Aura Silver Commences Phase III Drilling on Prolifically Mineralized Taviche Project in Mexico and Will Increase Stake to a Potential 70% of the Project
Aura Silver Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:AUU - News; "Aura Silver" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it will increase its potential share in the Taviche silver-gold project, Oaxaca, Mexi...
Mar 10, 2010: Chairman of Pan American Silver, Ross Beaty, Receives Viola MacMillan Award During PDAC
American Silver Corp. (TSX:PAA - News)(NASDAQ:PAAS - News) ("Pan American" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that Mr. Ross Beaty, the Company's founder and Chairman, was presented with the p...
Mar 9, 2010: El Tigre, the Lucky Tiger
An historic silver producer in Sonora State, Mexico, becomes available to investors at the market open Tuesday, 9 March, when trading resumes in El Tigre Silver Corporation.
Mar 8, 2010: Kootenay Joins Alberta Star Bid To Acquire One Of The Worlds Largest Producers Of Silver The Sunshine Mine
Kootenay Gold Inc. ("Kootenay") (KTN-TSX.V) and Alberta Star Development Corp. ("Alberta Star") (ASX-TSX.V) are pleased to announce that Kootenay has entered into a letter agreement (the "Agreement"),
Mar 8, 2010: Callinan Begins Drilling At Fox River
Callinan Mines (TSX.V-CAA) is pleased to announce that drilling has commenced on its Fox River property near Gillam, Manitoba.
Mar 8, 2010: Excellon Announces Epithermal Vein Exploration at Miguel Auza
Excellon Resources Inc. (TSX:EXN - News) is pleased to announce that district-scale remapping of its 100% owned Miguel Auza Property in northern Zacatecas State, Mexico has led to the
Mar 8, 2010: U.S. Silver Joins OTCQX, Completes Galena Shaft Repairs
Silver Corporation (TSX-V: USA, US OTCQX: USSIF, Frankfurt: QE2) (“US Silver” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce that the Company is now trading on OTCQX®,,
Mar 3, 2010: Metanor Drills 2.71 g/t Au Over 18.85m and 5.55 g/t Au Over 12m on the Main Zone at Barry
Metanor Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:MTO - News) is pleased to announce new results of the drilling campaign executed on the Barry property.
Mar 3, 2010: RBC says silver demand will continue to outpace new mine supply
RBC Capital Markets Tuesday maintained its outlook that global demand for silver should continue to outpace new mine supply this year.
Mar 2, 2010: Minefinders shares rise on first-ever quarterly profit
Canada's Minefinders Corp Ltd (MFL.TO: Quote) posted its first-ever quarterly profit, primarily helped by commercial production at its flagship Dolores mine in Mexico, and forecast improved output ...
Mar 1, 2010: Canamex Silver arranges $500,000 financing
Canamex Silver Corp. is negotiating a private placement for gross proceeds of up to $500,000, subject to acceptance by the TSX Venture Exchange.
Mar 1, 2010: Golden Predator receives Barrick Gold Corporation royalty payment from Nevada production
Golden Predator Royalty & Development Corp. (TSX:GPD - News; the "Company") is pleased to announce the commencement of initial production royalty payments from Barrick Gold Corporation on the N-Sel...
Mar 1, 2010: Silvermex Appoints New Chief Financial Officer
SILVERMEX RESOURCES LTD. (the "Company") (TSX-V:SMR - News) is pleased to announce the appointment of Hallein Darby, CA as its Chief Financial Officer.
Mar 1, 2010: Abcourt First 2010 Drilling Results Confirm New Linaur Ore Zone and Extend West Gold Zone on Elder-Tagami Property
Mr. Renaud Hinse, president and C.E.O. of Abcourt Mines Inc. (TSX VENTURE:ABI - News; BERLIN:ABI - News; FRANKFURT:ABI - News), is very pleased to announce that the first results from the 2010 dril...
Mar 1, 2010: Nevada mining to pay new claims fee to help shore up state budget shortfall
The Nevada Legislature has voted to secure another $25.7 million from Nevada miners via a new, temporary claim fee.
Mar 1, 2010: What Does Silver's Recent Weakness Mean?
This week the World Gold Council released its 2009 Gold Demand Trends report and embedded among the statistics were a few tidbits I found interesting.
Mar 1, 2010: Silver Standard Resources Inc.: Sale of Silvertip Project Closes
Silver Standard Resources Inc. (TSX:SSO - News)(NASDAQ:SSRI - News) is pleased to report that the sale of the Silvertip Project to Silvercorp Metals Inc. ("Silvercorp") closed on February 26, 2010.
Mar 1, 2010: Silvercorp Reports Proven & Probable Reserves Estimate at Ying Mining District, Henan Province, China
Silvercorp Metals Inc. (the "Company") (TSX:SVM - News)(NYSE:SVM - News) is pleased to report the results of a new Technical Report updating the resources and reserves at its silver-lead-zinc proje...
Mar 1, 2010: Silver Wheaton reports record attributable reserves and resources in 2009
Silver Wheaton Corp. ("Silver Wheaton" or the "Company") (TSX, NYSE:SLW) is pleased to announce that attributable proven and probable reserves more than doubled in 2009
Feb 26, 2010: IMF Gold Sales - Much Ado About Nothing
Finmarket, a Russian news agency, reported that China has confirmed the intention to purchase 191.3 tons of gold from the International Monetary Fund at an open auction.
Feb 25, 2010: Sabina Gold & Silver To Spend Approximately $25 Million On Nunavut Exploration And Development This Year
Sabina Gold & Silver Corp. (SBB.T) is pleased to announce the exploration program and budget for its Nunavut precious metals projects. Camps are currently being opened and provisioned with d...
Feb 25, 2010: Silver Wheaton exercises right to acquire 12.5% of life of mine silver production from the Loma de La Plata zone of the Navidad project
Silver Wheaton Corp. ("Silver Wheaton" or the "Company") (TSX, NYSE: SLW - News News) is pleased to announce that it has elected to convert its debenture with Pan American Silver Corp. ("Pan Americ...
Feb 25, 2010: Seabridge Gold Inc. Announces Pricing of Offering
Seabridge Gold Inc. (TSX:SEA - News)(AMEX:SA - News) ("Seabridge" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has entered into an underwriting agreement with a syndicate of underwriters
Feb 25, 2010: Gold: A picture tells a thousand words
As gold appears to be marking time amidst an array of uncertainties, it is probably quicker for the reader to look at a series of pictures than to be presented with screeds of text.
Feb 25, 2010: Formation Metals Begins Construction of Idaho Cobalt Project
Formation Metals Inc. (FCO-TSX) ("Formation") announces that its 100% owned subsidiary, Formation Capital Corporation, U.S., (the "Company ") has commenced Stage I of construction for its 100% owne...
Feb 22, 2010: First Gold Exploration Inc.: Formal Agreement on Mexican Option and Amendment to Terms
First Gold Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE:EFG - News; FRANKFURT:F12 - News) is pleased to announce that on January 22, 2010, it concluded a binding letter agreement with Camsim Minas S.A. de C.V. ("...
Feb 22, 2010: Silvercorp to Acquire Advanced Stage Silver-Lead-Zinc Project in British Columbia, Canada
Silvercorp Metals Inc. ("Silvercorp" or "the Company") (TSX:SVM - News)(NYSE:SVM - News) has signed a definitive purchase agreement with Silver Standard Resources Inc. ("Silver Standard") to purcha...
Feb 19, 2010: Barrick Gold's USD 5.2bn reversal
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Feb 5, 2010: SNS Silver Continues To Hit Mineralisation At Emerald Lake Gold Project
SNS Silver Corporation ("SNS" or the "Company") (TSX-V: SNS) is pleased to provide an update of the progress on its Emerald Lake Gold Project.