Timmins Gold doubles Q2 profits

Source: Daily News | 2014-07-29
Timmins Gold (TSX:TMM; NYSE MKT: TGD), which recently settled a proxy fight with dissident shareholder Sentry Investments, reported a second-quarter profit of US$3.2 million, or US2¢ per share, double the amount earned a year ago, but...

Troy fast tracks Karouni with open-pit mine plan

Source: Daily News | 2014-07-29
VANCOUVER — Gold producer Troy Resources (TSX: TRY; ASX: TRY) has made significant progress since acquiring the Karouni gold project — located 180 km southwest of Georgetown, Guyana — for US$200 million just over a year...

[Update] San Gold to merge with Kerr Mines

Source: Daily News | 2014-07-29
Winnipeg-based junior miner San Gold (TSX: SGR) is merging with Toronto-based explorer and developer Kerr Mines (TSX: KER), where the former intends to use its turnaround plan at the Rice Lake complex on Kerr’s recently acquired...

TSX climbs, July 21-25

Source: Daily News | 2014-07-28
The S&P/TSX Composite Index gained 188.47 points to close the July 21-25 trading week at 15,455.04. The S&P/TSX Capped Diversified Metals & Mining Index advanced 32.39 points to 924.02, while the S&P/TSX Global Gold Index stayed...

Waterton boosts Chaparral bid

Source: Daily News | 2014-07-25
VANCOUVER – Five months after first bidding for Chaparral Gold (TSX: CHL), Waterton Global Resource Management has increased its offer for the Nevada gold explorer.

Aquila rises on Back Forty's positive PEA results

Source: Daily News | 2014-07-23
Shares of Aquila Resources (TSX: AQA) rose 15% after the Toronto-based firm published an updated preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for its gold-and zinc-rich Back Forty project in Michigan.

Atac reveals positive PEA for modest gold mine at Tiger

Source: Daily News | 2014-07-23
Yukon gold explorer Atac Resources (TSXV: ATC) has completed the first economic study for its Rackla gold project — a positive preliminary economic assessment on the oxide portion of the project’s...

Premier's Hardrock grows in quantity and quality 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-07-23
Another 86,500 metres of drilling and a deeper Whittle shell using steeper pit walls has increased the size of Premier Gold Mines’ (TSX: PG; US-OTC: PIRGF) flagship Hardrock deposit in northern Ontario, the company says.

Editorial: Barrick goes CEO-less, doubles down on presidents 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-07-23
Three months after Peter Munk’s retirement from Barrick Gold, we’re already getting a look at the post-Munk Barrick, and the picture is volatile and a little strange.

Silver Wheaton a top pick for Salman Partners  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-07-23
Silver Wheaton (TSX: SLW; NYSE: SLW) has been upgraded to Salman Partners analyst Ash Guglani’s top-picks list due to its attractive production and growth profile.