Mexico and Central America

Minera Alamos reimagines strategy at Los Verdes

Source: Daily News | 2015-08-26
VANCOUVER — Junior Minera Alamos (TSXV: MAI; US-OTC: VGMTF) is attracting renewed investor interest following a strategic shift at its wholly-owned Los Verdes copper-molydenum property 200 km due southeast of Hermosillo, Mexico. In...

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.

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...

BMO sees 'better times ahead' for Primero Mining 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-08-12
VANCOUVER — Primero Mining (TSX: P; NYSE: PPP) is a favoured mid-tier gold producer amongst analysts, and it isn’t hard to see why after a strong second quarter, marked by competitive operating costs and signs of...

Barrick 'all but assured' to meet debt target, Canaccord says 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-08-12
VANCOUVER — Barrick Gold (TSX: ABX; NYSE: ABX) appears on track to achieve a US$3-billion debt reduction target this year after a few key asset sales, a streaming agreement and a commitment to cutting capital spending across the...

Calibre makes progress in Nicaragua 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-07-29
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First Majestic looks to snatch SilverCrest 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-07-29
First Majestic Silver (TSX: FR; NYSE: AG) is buying SilverCrest Mines (TSX: SVL) in a largely all-share, $154-million deal to bulk up its treasury and asset base. 

Defiance Silver hits high grades at San Acacio  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-07-22
Defiance Silver (TSXV: DEF; US-OTC: DNCVF) is having drilling success at its past-producing San Acacio silver mine in Zacatecas, Mexico.

TSX edges up, July 13-17 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-07-22
Canada’s benchmark index added 109.62 points, or 0.8%, to close the turbulent week at 14,642.84. The S&P/TSX Capped Diversified Metals & Mining Index plunged 6.8% to 614.32, while the S&P/TSX Global Gold Index fell 6.7% to...

TSX drops, July 6-10 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-07-15
Canada’s benchmark index tumbled 1.9% to 14,411.07 after a weak jobs report, the continuing debt crisis in Greece and a slump in China’s stock market. The S&P/TSX Capped Diversified Metals & Mining Index fell 5.5% to 630.99,...