Stock Markets/Investing

Secova looks to repeat exploration success in Quebec

Source: Daily News | 2016-02-10
VANCOUVER — Chairman and CEO Bradley Kitchen and his team at Secova Metals (TSXV: SEK; US-OTC: SEKZF) are hoping that a return to a familiar jurisdiction can lead to a new exploration success story. The company is gearing up to start...

TSX ends mixed, Feb. 1-5

Source: Daily News | 2016-02-09
Toronto’s S&P/TSX Composite Index slipped 0.5% to 12,763.99 after a poor jobs report, while oil prices dropped and gold prices rebounded. The S&P/TSX Global Mining Index rose 9.4% to 45.25, while the S&P/TSX Capped Diversified...

TSX Venture rises with metal prices, Feb. 1-5

Source: Daily News | 2016-02-09
The S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index closed near a four-week high during the trading sessions, as it gained nearly 2%, or 8.63 points, en route to a 508.15-point close. Markets were buoyed by rising metal prices, while growth figures in...

US markets slide, Feb. 1-5

Source: Daily News | 2016-02-08
Persisting fears of a global economic slowdown — along with mixed economic data in the U.S., and uncertainty about whether the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates this year — sent the Dow Jones Industrial Average down 1.6% to...

Arizona Mining shows upside at Taylor

Source: Daily News | 2016-02-05
VANCOUVER — When it comes to opportunities in the junior space that tick the prerequisite boxes for mineral development, there aren't many that can match Arizona Mining (TSX: AZ) and its emerging Taylor zinc-lead-silver deposit...

Executive compensation proves resilient

Source: Daily News | 2016-02-05
As if investors weren’t gloomy enough these days. Now a survey of 100 leading companies in the mining industry suggests that executive compensation has been slow to adapt to the sector downturn, and more disturbing, that “there...

Ross Beaty: It's time to buy mining stocks

Source: Daily News | 2016-02-05
VANCOUVER — Mining financier and entrepreneur Ross Beaty told an audience at the Vancouver Resource Investment Conference in late January that it’s a “phenomenal” time to buy resource stocks.

AME BC's Dirom concerned about health of junior markets

Source: Daily News | 2016-02-03
VANCOUVER — The Association for Mineral Exploration British Columbia’s (AME BC) annual Mineral Exploration Roundup conference is in the rear-view mirror, and in  four weeks the mining community will gather in Toronto for the...

U3O8 aims to help meet Argentina's uranium demand 

Source: Print Archives | 2016-02-03
VANCOUVER — It’s been a bumpy ride for foreign mining companies in Argentina over the past three years, but explorer U3O8 Corp. (TSX: UWE) saw  light at the end of the political tunnel in late October when the Andean...

Forum CEO touts 'exciting' year on the Athabasca 

Source: Print Archives | 2016-02-03
VANCOUVER — It isn’t a particularly active year for the exploration community, but Forum Uranium (TSXV: FDC; US-OTC: FDCFF) is bucking the trend with a pair of drill programs it hopes will lead to another major discovery...