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...

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...

Barrick CEO Sokalsky stepping down  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-07-23
Barrick Gold’s (TSX: ABX; NYSE: ABX) president and CEO Jamie Sokalsky will be leaving his post in September, as part of a management shakeup whereby the major gold producer is axing  its CEO role and naming two executives as...

Endeavour Mining bounces back in 2014 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-07-23
VANCOUVER — After posting a big-time loss in 2013, West Africa-focused gold producer Endeavour Mining (TSX: EDV; US-OTC: EDVMF) pledged for a comeback, and based on the company’s performance over the first half of...

Ross Beaty and Zebra Holdings buy into Kaminak 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-07-23
Shares of Kaminak Gold (TSXV: KAM; US-OTC: KMKGF) surged nearly 33% to $1.05 after the company announced that Ross Beaty and Zebra Holdings (the trust of the late Adolf H. Lundin) are to become significant shareholders.

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.

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.