Randgold beefs up exploration in Côte d'Ivoire

Source: Daily News | 2015-07-31
Randgold Resources (LSE: RSS; NASDAQ: GOLD) is stepping up its exploration in Côte d’Ivoire.

OceanaGold to buy Romarco for $856M

Source: Daily News | 2015-07-30
OceanaGold (TSX: OGC; ASX: OGC) is offering to buy Romarco Minerals (TSX: R) in an all-share $856 million deal to secure low-cost growth with the junior’s Haile gold mine, which is currently under construction.

Premier Gold provides initial guidance on South Arturo

Source: Daily News | 2015-07-30
Premier Gold Mines (TSX: PG) is nearing producer status at the South Arturo mine in Nevada that it jointly owns with Barrick Gold (TSX: ABX; NYSE: ABX), and Ewan Downie, the junior’s president and chief executive, forecasts the mine will...

Centerra swings back into profit

Source: Daily News | 2015-07-29
Centerra Gold (TSX: CG) posted a profit in the second quarter, amid a sea of red for gold miners hurt by lower commodity prices.

Freeport cash backs Reservoir's Cukaru Peki prospect

Source: Daily News | 2015-07-29
After markets closed on Monday, Reservoir Minerals (TSXV: RMC; US-OTC: RVRLF) reported a drill intercept of 84 metres grading 10.75% copper and 10.86 grams gold (17.26% copper equivalent) including 46 metres of 15.85% copper and 16.77 grams...

'Smart money' still in gold, Red Eagle CEO says 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-07-29
VANCOUVER — Red Eagle Mining (TSXV: RD; US-OTC: RDEMF) looks poised to pour its first gold in 2016 following a $19-million private placement that CEO Ian Slater calls one of the “toughest” he’s ever done.

Gold price fall may trigger another round of writedowns 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-07-29
Data recently published by Wood Mackenzie illustrates that at US$1,100 per oz. gold, about 10% of current gold mine production is uneconomic on a total cash cost plus sustaining capex basis.

Batero Gold targets CB Gold in friendly deal 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-07-29
Less than a month after rejecting a hostile takeover offer from Red Eagle Mining (TSXV: RD; US-OTC: RDEMF), CB Gold’s (TSXV: CBJ; US-OTC: CBHDF) board of directors is recommending to shareholders that they accept a takeover...

Guyana Goldfields nears production at Aurora 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-07-29
Guyana Goldfields (TSX: GUY) is gearing up for production at its Aurora gold mine in Guyana this August, which will make it the newest gold producer in the South American nation.

Wall Street tumbles, July 20-24 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-07-29
Weak corporate earnings and lower prices for commodities pushed down all three major U.S. indexes. The S&P 500 Index fell 2.2% to close at 2,079.65. The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 2.9% to finish at 17,568.53, while the Nasdaq dropped...