TSX stays strong, Nov. 17-21

Source: Daily News | 2014-11-24
The S&P/TSX Composite Index gained for the sixth straight week, moving up 286.03 points to 15,111.13. The S&P/TSX Global Gold Index added 5.67 points to 153.41, while the S&P/TSX Capped Diversified Metals & Mining Index climbed...

Scorpio Mining and US Silver & Gold prepare for merger

Source: Daily News | 2014-11-24
VANCOUVER — Scorpio Mining (TSX: SPM) and U.S. Silver & Gold (TSX: USA) plan to join their businesses in a merger of equals that could create a leading junior silver producer in the Americas.

Eastmain to team up with Darnley Bay Resources at Lac Lessard

Source: Daily News | 2014-11-21
Last year Eastmain Resources (TSX: ER) surveyed its 100%-owned Lac Lessard property in the James Bay region of northern Quebec using a combined airborne magnetic and electromagnetic VTEM system that identified ten highly conductive isolated...

Continental Gold continues to beat the odds in Colombia

Source: Daily News | 2014-11-20
Toronto-based explorer Continental Gold (TSX: CNL; OTCQX: CGOOF) is stepping closer to developing a commercial-scale underground gold-silver mine in northwestern Colombia, with at least one analyst cheering on the progress.

Imperial counting on smooth Red Chris startup; pegs Mt. Polley cleanup at $67.4M

Source: Daily News | 2014-11-19
Imperial Metals (TSX: III) has estimated cleanup costs related to the early August tailings dam failure at its Mount Polley mine at $67.4 million — significantly less than many analysts had been expecting.

Foran's positive PEA at McIlvenna Bay 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-11-19
Foran Mining (TSXV: FOM) has touched a milestone at its flagship McIlvenna Bay project in east-central Saskatchewan, with the completion of a promising preliminary economic assessment (PEA) on the zinc-copper-gold-silver volcanogenic massive...

Tahoe set to expand Escobal 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-11-19
VANCOUVER — Tahoe Resources (TSX: THO; NYSE: TAHO) has expanded  resources and tabled an updated feasibility study at its high-grade Escobal silver mine in southeast Guatemala, setting the stage for expanded silver production...

US stocks march up, Nov. 10-14 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-11-19
U.S. equities are up for the fourth straight week. The Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 60.81 points to 17,634.74, while the S&P 500 Index rose 7.9 points to a record high of 2,039.82. The Nasdaq Composite Index climbed 56.01 points to...

Raymond James' top silver picks  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-11-12
Given the plunge in silver and gold prices, Raymond James analysts are urging investors to stick with quality names, in terms of assets, balance sheets and management.

Primero misses Q3 expectations on impairment charge  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-11-12
Primero Mining’s (TSX: P; NYSE: PPP) quarterly earnings took a hit after it wrote down the goodwill value of the acquisition of Brigus Gold.