Argonaut aims to balance expansion and cost control

Source: Daily News | 2015-08-31
VANCOUVER — Argonaut Gold (TSX: AR; US-OTC: ARNGF) is attempting to walk a fine line by expanding its production profile while simultaneously controlling operating costs in a bid to maximize free cash flow. The company's goal is to...

Eldorado Gold halts Greek ops as ministry revokes technical study  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-08-26
Haywood Securities analyst Kerry Smith says Greece’s energy minister Panos Skourletis was on a “fishing expedition” when he revoked the technical studies on Eldorado Gold’s (TSX: ELD; NYSE: EGO) Skouries and Olympias...

Arena attracts JOGMEC, B2Gold 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-08-26
Since the beginning of the year, prospect-generator Arena Minerals (TSXV: AN) — whose shares traded at only 17¢ at press time — has enticed two heavyweight players in the mining industry to sign option agreements on parts...

Klondex blazes ahead, undeterred by low gold prices 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-08-19
Klondex Mines (TSX: KDX; US-OTC: KLNDF) has been a stellar performer despite the current bear market for gold stocks, with its share price steadily on the rise since the end of 2012.

Silver Wheaton posts strong Q2 results 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-08-19
Canadian streaming company Silver Wheaton (TSX: SLW; NYSE: SLW) posted record quarterly production of nearly 11 million equivalent oz. silver in the three months ended June 30, and for the first time ever, notched quarterly sales...

Patriot Gold offers 'arbitrage opportunity' 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-08-19
With depressed commodity prices and shrinking valuations, sometimes it’s arbitrage opportunities that offer some of the more compelling investment opportunities.

Gold Fields spending US$24M exploring Salares Norte this year 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-08-19
The downturn in the mining industry isn’t generating many good news stories these days, but one exception is the promise of untold riches from an undeveloped high-grade gold deposit in the Chilean Andes.

New Gold inks Rainy River deal with Royal Gold 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-08-12
VANCOUVER — Canadian producer New Gold (TSX: NGD; NYSE-MKT: NGD) appears to have filled a funding gap at its Rainy River gold mine under construction 65 km northwest of Fort Frances, Ont., with a US$175-million streaming deal with...

US stocks retreat, Aug.3-7 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-08-12
Major U.S. indexes tumbled in August after a decent jobs report suggested the Federal Reserve would hike interest rates as soon as next month. The S&P 500 Index fell 1.3% to 2,077.57, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 1.8% to...

First Mining searches for the 'sweet spot' 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-08-12
Newly listed First Mining Finance (TSXV: FF; US-OTC: FFMGF) is on a mission to secure quality assets at cheap prices.