TSX falls on higher oil, gold prices, March 23-27

Source: Daily News | 2015-03-30
Canadian stocks fell for a third straight week, following bleak U.S. economic data and a rise in tensions in the Middle East. Oil and gold prices rose after Saudi Arabia and its allies launched airstrikes against Houthi rebels in Yemen, who are...

US equities jump, March 16-20 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-03-25
U.S. stocks rose on a declining dollar and higher gold prices at a slower-than-expected pace, which pushed up the main indexes.

Silver Wheaton's Smallwood sees a 'gold flavour to the portfolio' 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-03-25
VANCOUVER — Royalty and streaming leader Silver Wheaton (TSX: SLW; NYSE: SLW) has been increasing its presence in the gold space recently, and according to president and CEO Randy Smallwood that trend could continue, with many of the...

Sandstorm buys Diavik diamond mine royalty  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-03-25
Gold-focused royalty and streaming company Sandstorm Gold (TSX: SSL; NYSE: SAND) has branched out into diamonds.

TSX tumbles, March 9-13  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-03-18
Canada’s benchmark S&P/TSX Composite Index index fell during the trading week, losing 1.5% to close at 14,731.50 points. The S&P/TSX Global Gold Index dropped 1.8% to 157.90, as the spot price for gold gave back US$10 to end at...

Downturn a chance for governments to craft competitive policies: World Bank 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-03-18
Like other regions, Latin America has seen a slowdown in mining investment owing to the global decline in commodities prices.

PDAC 2015: Greg McCoach's firms to watch in 2015 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-03-18
Newsletter writer Greg McCoach of the Mining Speculator is sharing  a number of quality names that he believes are worth looking at, despite the current downturn in the resource market, in part due to the strong U.S. dollar. 

Tahoe steamrolls through 2015  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-03-11
There’s no slowing down for Tahoe Resources (TSX: THO; NYSE: TAHO).

Endeavour Silver adjusts to low silver prices 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-03-11
VANCOUVER — Silver prices are sitting around a five-year low after a precipitous fall. And that has changed the business environment for Endeavour Silver (TSX: EDR; NYSE: EXK) and other like-minded, mid-tier miners.

Calibre gears up for a big year in Nicaragua 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-03-11
VANCOUVER — Explorer Calibre Mining (TSXV: CXB; US-OTC: CXBMF) is preparing for a busy field season across three gold-silver projects, and that’s become a rarity in a junior sector that’s finding it difficult to keep the...