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Brock Salier Unlocks the Secrets of Gold Miner Valuations

What does high grading have to do with the disconnect between high gold prices and low valuations among junior and mid-cap producers? In this exclusive Gold Report interview, Brock Salier, a mining analyst with GMP Securities Europe LLP in London, explains high grading and provides insights into the future of gold mining in Africa, from high-grade underground assets to low-grade near-surface discoveries. Companies mentioned : AFRICAN BARRICK GOLD PLC : AUREUS MINING INC. : BANRO CORPORATION: BARRICK GOLD CORP. : CLUFF GOLD PLC : LA MANCHA RESOURCES INC. : LONCOR RESOURCES INC. : OREZONE GOLD CORPORATION : PAPILLON RESOURCES INC. : RANDGOLD RESOURCES LTD. : RIVERSTONE RESOURCES INC. : ROXGOLD INC. : TERANGA GOLD CORP. : VOLTA RESOURCES INC. The Gold Report: Brock, […]

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Five Must-Haves for Junior Mining Companies

Valuation disconnects among producers, rising gold price and juniors facing funding crunches are among the factors fueling a spate of M&A activity. In her first exclusiveGold Report interview, Aleksandra (Sasha) Bukacheva, a mining research analyst with Fraser Mackenzie in Toronto, shares her list of likely targets and suitors in the zinc, copper and precious metals spaces. Companies mentioned: FORAN MINING CORP. : IMPERIAL METALS CORP. : LUNDIN MINING CORP. : MCEWEN MINING INC. : MINERA IRL LTD. : TREVALI MINING CORPORATION The Gold Report: Sasha, what are four or five must-haves for investing in junior mining companies in today’s market? Sasha Bukacheva: To start, I prefer metal producers to developers and explorers, especially in this market. In […]

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Will Expert David Morgan Call the Bottom on the Metals Market Again?

| September 14, 2012 | Articles: Experts Talk

David Morgan, editor of The Morgan Report, expects gold to top $1,800/oz and silver to top $40/oz by the end of the year and both to take off from there. In this exclusive interview with The Gold Report, Morgan shares the logic behind his predictions and identifies several companies set to benefit from the end of the precious metal doldrums. Companies mentioned : ENDEAVOUR SILVER CORP. : FIRST MAJESTIC SILVER CORP. : FRANCO-NEVADA CORP. : GOLD STANDARD VENTURES CORP. : SILVER WHEATON CORP. : SILVERCREST MINES INC. The Gold Report: What’s your current outlook on metals, the economy and the general market indexes? David Morgan: My outlook is bullish on the metals both short and long term. I think that the bottom […]

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Bonanza Discoveries That Will Drive Gold Stocks

New deposits and economic triggers will drive gold stocks, says Eric Coffin, the editor of HRA Journal. In this exclusive interview with The Gold Report, Coffin identifies the management characteristics of gold juniors that make money for investors. A successful gold explorer in his own right, Coffin names his picks from the Yukon to the Caribbean. Companies mentioned : ATAC RESOURCES LTD. : COMSTOCK METALS LTD. : EUROMAX RESOURCES LTD. : EVOLVING GOLD CORP. : GOLDQUEST MINING CORP. : KAMINAK GOLD CORP. : KINROSS GOLD CORP. : NORTHERN TIGER RESOURCES INC. : PRECIPITATE GOLD CORP. : PREMIER GOLD MINES LTD. : RESERVOIR MINERALS INC. : SILVERCREST MINES INC. The Gold Report: Eric, why is there a bear market for metal mining companies in a season […]

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Formula to Profit from Canada’s Booming Gold Exploration

Bonanza-grade discoveries in precious and base metals are energizing exploration across Canada. Arie Papernick of Secutor Capital Management Corp. believes that unflappable investors stand to be rewarded for buying at the bottom of the market. In this exclusive interview with The Gold Report, Papernick points to promising developments for issuers prospecting in Canadian gold fields, including the mineral-rich black tar sands and the Labrador Trough. He also suggests techniques for preserving capital so to survive the coming black swans. Companies mentioned: AROWAY ENERGY INC. –BALMORAL RESOURCES LTD. – BEAUFIELD RESOURCES INC. – DNI METALS INC. – FANCAMP EXPLORATION LTD. – GOLD CANYON RESOURCES INC. – GOLD REACH RESOURCES LTD. – GOLDQUEST MINING CORP. – GTA RESOURCES AND MINING INC. […]

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Will Expert David Morgan Call the Bottom on the Metals Market Again?

David Morgan, editor of The Morgan Report, expects gold to top $1,800/oz and silver to top $40/oz by the end of the year and both to take off from there. In this exclusive interview with The Gold Report, Morgan shares the logic behind his predictions and identifies several companies set to benefit from the end of the precious metal doldrums. Companies mentioned: ENDEAVOUR SILVER CORP. – FIRST MAJESTIC SILVER CORP. – FRANCO-NEVADA CORP. – GOLD STANDARD VENTURES CORP. – SILVER WHEATON CORP. – SILVERCREST MINES INC. The Gold Report: What’s your current outlook on metals, the economy and the general market indexes? David Morgan: My outlook is bullish on the metals both short and long term. I think that the bottom […]

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Bring Home Profits from Nevada

Investors do not need to travel the world to make money in gold mining stocks. Nevada has world-class geology, infrastructure and a mine-friendly legal system without the substantial risks of international resource development. In this exclusive Gold Report interview, David Sidders, founder of Xeitel Capital Management, discusses how to keep investments simple by staying close to home. COMPANIES MENTIONED: BRIGUS GOLD CORP. – BULLFROG GOLD CORP. – CORVUS GOLD INC. – ROMARCO MINERALS INC. The Gold Report: What is your overall strategy for gold-related investments at this time? David Sidders: As with any sector in the market right now, everybody is a bit cautious. There’s risk in everything and around every corner. We have problems in […]

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John Doody’s Three Secret Factors for Beating the Indexes

John Doody doesn’t run off chasing down Indiana Jones’ lost gold mines in Peru. He focuses on producers or near-producers whose reserves have been verified as economic to produce. A former professor and the author of the Gold Stock Analyst,Doody has been lying in wait for the market to reach bottom, at which point he’ll be ready to deploy the one-third of his portfolio he’s been holding in cash into his top 10 stocks. In this exclusive interview with The Gold Report, Doody shares the metrics he uses to nail down those companies. Companies mentioned: NEW GOLD INC. – YAMANA GOLD INC. The Gold Report: After a couple of big pushes up last year […]

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Do You Have the Guts to Buy Low and Sell High?

It’s so outrageously simple that few investors can actually do it: buy low and sell high. The manic highs and lows of the market are actually good news for those investors who have mastered the discipline of buying low and waiting, according to Louis James, the senior editor of the International Speculator and Casey Investment Alert. In this exclusive interview with The Gold Report, James talks about how not to be fooled into timing the market and how he finds value in precious metals by scouring some knock-out jurisdictions like Mexico and China. Companies mentioned: BALMORAL RESOURCES LTD. – COLUMBUS GOLD CORP. – DETOUR GOLD CORP. – ENDEAVOUR SILVER CORP. – FIRST MAJESTIC SILVER CORP. – FORTUNA SILVER MINES INC. –GREAT PANTHER […]

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Get Ready for the Gold Rebound Before It Is Too Late

While timing exactly when the rebound will happen is impossible, Marshall Auerback, director of Pinetree Capital, believes now is the time to pay the gold market renewed attention. In this exclusive Gold Report interview, he explains why the gold market is more interesting than in the recent past and shares what he would do if he were chairman of the Federal Reserve. Companies mentioned: APOGEE SILVER LTD. – GOLD CANYON RESOURCES INC. – GOLDCORP INC.– PRODIGY GOLD INC. – UNIGOLD INC. The Gold Report: Marshall, in a July 12, 2012, poston the Pinetree website, you suggest that some central banks may have forward-sold their gold against their initial positions, thereby eliminating them altogether. Can you tell us more? Marshall Auerback: I have seen […]

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Why Junior Gold Stocks Are Still the Place to Be

| August 7, 2012 | Articles: General

Edward Karr, CEO of Geneva-based RAMPartners, favors a disciplined, patient and steady approach to investing in junior gold mining companies. In this exclusive interview with The Gold Report, Karr shares his thoughts on the European crisis, its effect on gold prices and some of his favorite junior gold mining companies. Companies mentioned: CONTINENTAL RESOURCES GROUP INC. – GOLD STANDARD VENTURES CORP. – PERSHING GOLD CORP. – VALOR GOLD CORP. The Gold Report: Edward, because you’re based in Switzerland, it would be interesting to get your perspective on the Eurozone’s new rescue fund, the Eurozone Stability Mechanism (ESM). There is talk in the market that it could get a banking license, which would provide it access to European Central Bank […]

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Make Money in Gold with Prospect-Generator and Royalty Companies

Adrian Day, principal of Adrian Day Asset Management, which manages portfolios for high-net-worth clients, believes that it is time for the gold pendulum to swing away from the excessive pessimism in the market and finds that now is an exceptional time to buy gold equities. In this exclusive interview with The Gold Report, Day explains why gold is ready to rebound and why prospect-generator and royalty companies are king. Companies mentioned: ALMADEN MINERALS LTD. – ALTIUS MINERALS CORPORATION – BARRICK GOLD CORP. – ESPERANZA RESOURCES CORP. – EURASIAN MINERALS INC. – EVRIM RESOURCES CORP. – FRANCO-NEVADA CORP. – GOLDCORP INC. – LARA EXPLORATION LTD. – MAG SILVER CORP. –MIDLAND EXPLORATION INC. – MIRANDA GOLD CORP. – NEVSUN RESOURCES LTD. – RESERVOIR […]

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Junior Miners Still Giving the Street Something to Talk About

Which junior miners are giving the Street something to talk about? Some shining examples of promising companies with good balance sheets do exist despite what seems like a market dominated by bad news. In this exclusive interview with The Gold Report, Philip Ker, an analyst with Vancouver-based Union Securities, shares the good news his latest site visits have revealed about projects in Nevada and Mexico. Companies Mentioned: Atna Resources Ltd. – Geologix Explorations Inc. – Kootenay Silver Inc. – Northern Graphite Corporation – Rye Patch Gold Corp. – Timmins Gold Corp. The Gold Report: Kitco reports that gold-specific exchange-traded products (ETPs) attracted $570 million (M) in net new funds, and […]

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How to Minimize Risk and Increase Returns on Juniors

Joe Mazumdar, senior mining analyst at Vancouver’s Haywood Securities, adheres to certain fundamental metrics when reviewing the pedigree of a junior firm. In this exclusive interview with The Gold Report, Mazumdar explains why some juniors are positioned to do better than some majors in the current geopolitical climate and he counsels pragmatism: the key to unlocking golden opportunities is locating firms with experienced management and adequate cash flow that can qualify for mixed-source financing in the international context of uneven gold prices. He shares a few picks in that space. Companies mentioned: ATNA RESOURCES LTD. – MIDAS GOLD CORP. – MIDWAY GOLD CORP. –MINERA IRL LTD. – ORVANA MINERALS CORP. –PRODIGY GOLD INC. – SEAFIELD RESOURCES LTD. […]

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