U.S. markets ended in negative territory during the Sept. 22-26 trading week with the Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 166.59 points, or 0.96%, to 17,113.15 and the S&P 500 index sliding 27.55 points, or 1.37%, to 1,982.85. The...
Sep 29, 2014 4:42PM
Junior-explorer-turned-developer Stornoway Diamond (TSX: SWY; US-OTC: SWYDF) is building Quebec’s first diamond mine set to start commercial production in 2017, after raising $946 million for its Renard diamond project in July.
Sep 29, 2014 2:21PM
VANCOUVER — Gold production is playing a growing role in U.S.-based silver miner Hecla Mining’s (NYSE: HL) precious metals portfolio, and most of the company’s new exposure to the yellow metal is in Eastern Canada.
Sep 26, 2014 6:41PM
The co-founder of Osisko Mining Corporation who brought the $1 billion Canadian Malartic mine into production and then oversaw the sale of the company earlier this year to Agnico Eagle Mines (TSX: AEM; NYSE: AEM) and Yamana Gold (TSX: YRI;...
Sep 26, 2014 5:03PM
Shares in lithium junior RB Energy (TSX: RBI) have fallen by about 50% since it announced a proposed $78-88 million financing in mid-September.
Sep 26, 2014 4:49PM
By the end of the year, Goldcorp (TSX: G; NYSE: GG) will pour its first gold from Éléonore — its first mine in Quebec.
Sep 26, 2014 2:07PM
Having just recently attended the Precious Metals Summit in Beaver Creek, Colo., and the Denver Gold Show, I was pleased to see that even with dampened enthusiasm on the show floors due to the downward-trending price of gold, there was plenty...
Sep 25, 2014 7:28PM
VANCOUVER — Recent exploration success by Denison Mines (TSX: DML; NYSE-MKT: DNN) at its 60%-owned Wheeler River asset along the eastern edge of Saskatchewan's Athabasca Basin are beginning to hint at the project's near-term...
Sep 25, 2014 4:52PM
With the start of concentrate production and the completion of mill commissioning ahead of schedule and under budget this month at Lundin Mining’s (TSX: LUN) high-grade Eagle mine in Michigan, the company is poised to start shipments of...
Sep 25, 2014 11:32AM
VANCOUVER — It took junior Precipitate Gold (TSXV: PRG; US-OTC: PREIF) roughly two years of sociopolitical wrangling to get its drills turning, but only a fraction of that time to make a discovery at its 125 sq. km Juan de Herrera...
Sep 24, 2014 6:03PM