Canadian Zinc aims to fine tune its plans at Prairie Creek

Source: Daily News | 2014-10-30
VANCOUVER — It's a tough market for juniors with development-stage assets, and that's been especially true for Canadian Zinc (TSX: CZN; US-OTC: CZICF) and its Prairie Creek polymetallic project, 500 km due west of Yellowknife in the...

TSX advances, Oct. 20-24  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-10-29
The S&P/TSX Composite Index ended the trading week in positive territory, jumping 316 points to 14,543.82, but the gold and diversified miners didn’t follow the upward trend. The S&P/TSX Global Gold Index dipped 3 points to...

Editorial: Hunts' silver play the stuff of legend 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-10-29
Few individuals have lived lives large enough to be immediately associated with a particular commodity. Think oil and J.D. Rockefeller; steel and Andrew Carnegie; and diamonds and the Oppenheimer family. For silver, it’s the Hunt brothers...

Source chases district-scale skarn at Las Minas 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-10-29
VANCOUVER — Roughly 270 km east of Mexico City in the state of Veracruz, junior Source Exploration (TSXV: SOP) is thinking big. Earlier this year the company expanded a discovery at its property package in the historic Las Minas...

Puma on the prowl near historic Brunswick mine 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-10-22
Shares of Puma Exploration (TSXV: PUM; US-OTC: PUXPF) traded higher after the junior announced it  has acquired a 6.5 sq. km property with a newly discovered volcanogenic massive sulphide (VMS) zone just 6 km north of the No. 12 orebody at...

A growing Mandalay remains Desjardins' top pick  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-10-22
Mandalay Resources (TSX: MND; US-OTC: MNDJF) has bumped up its full-year production guidance after reporting solid third-quarter numbers.

Allied Nevada advances US$1.4B Hycroft plan 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-10-22
VANCOUVER — It’s been a tough year for producer Allied Nevada Gold (TSX: ANV; NYSE-MKT: ANV) as it has moved through lower-grade areas at its flagship Hycroft mine, 87 km west of Winnemucca, Nev. The company is hoping an...

TSX sinks on global economic fears, Oct. 6-10  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-10-15
Canada’s main stock index posted its biggest loss in more than a year as investors fretted about the state of the global economy, despite robust employment data.

A leaner Coeur Mining boosts returns 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-10-15
Coeur Mining (TSX: CDM; NYSE: CDE) is steadily turning the corporate ship back towards profitability. The largest U.S.-based primary silver producer has spent nearly three years in transition — navigating choppy metal prices and financial...

Silver miners under pressure to trim costs  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-10-15
A 24% year-on-year drop in the average annual silver price in 2013 to US$23.79 per oz. and an average price for the precious metal of US$19.71 per oz. in the third quarter of this year continues to put pressure on silver producers.