VANCOUVER – Money is sneaking back into the mining sector, but only for some.
Mar 10, 2014 6:55PM
VANCOUVER — The S&P TSX Venture Composite Index returned to the green during the Mar. 3-7 trading sessions, as it posted a 1.7% or 17.6 point gain en route to a 1,043.01 point weekly close. The situation in the Ukraine continues to...
Mar 10, 2014 6:07PM
U.S. equities ended the March 3–7 trading week in positive territory, lifted by strong jobs data. The Labor Department reported that U.S. employers created 175,000 jobs in February, above the expected 149,000 positions.
Mar 10, 2014 4:57PM
Disappointing jobs data in Canada showing that the economy shed 7,000 jobs in February, leaving the country’s unemployment rate unchanged at 7%, was offset by news of stronger employment numbers in the United States. The S&P/TSX...
Mar 10, 2014 3:56PM
VANCOUVER — In a climate of volatile gold prices and rising costs, producers have become increasingly focused on streamlining and improving operations at established, brownfield assets, and Vancouver-based Goldcorp (TSX: G;...
Mar 7, 2014 11:04PM
VANCOUVER – Thirty-six holes into a 90-hole winter program the five drill rigs at Fission Uranium’s (TSXV: FCU) Patterson Lake South (PLS) project are batting 100% in their hunt for mineralization between the known uranium zones.
Mar 7, 2014 5:43PM
Martin Murenbeeld, chief economist at Dundee Capital Markets, says he’s “mildly bullish” on the price of gold this year.
Mar 7, 2014 4:00PM
Rob McEwen created McEwen Mining (TSX: MUX; NYSE: MUX) in 2012 through the merger of US Gold (which had a development pipeline of projects but no cash flow) and Minera Andes (which had cash flow but didn’t have any projects in its...
Mar 7, 2014 3:36PM
Six years ago Sean Cleary raised a million dollars from family and friends and acquired an iron-titanium-vanadium property about 30 km southeast of Chibougamau in the James Bay area of northern Quebec.
Mar 7, 2014 3:15PM
VANCOUVER — Canadian non-profit research group the Fraser Institute released its annual Survey of Mining Companies on March 3, which gauges the geographic investment temperature by polling 690 exploration, development and other...
Mar 6, 2014 10:21PM