Metals and Mining

Calibre Mining Gets Price Target Upgrade

Calibre Mining (TSX: CXB) (OTCQX: CXBMF) got another vote of confidence this week when Michael Curran, Managing Director, Research Analyst (Mining), upgraded his assessment of the company.

5 Years of Negative Trend Momentum Now Turning Positive

I once watched a movie called the Curious Case of Benjamin Button, a character played by Brad Pitt. It was about a man who aged backward – quite a clever premise for a plot. This is how I feel about Platinum Group Metals Ltd. (TSX:PTM / NYSE:PLG). A quick look at the stock chart should tell you why.

In-Situ Copper Leaching Project in Arizona Transitions to Production – Cathode Copper Expected in Q1, 2020

The market seems to like the news coming out of Excelsior Mining Corp. (TSX:MIN, OTCQX:EXMGF) recently as their in-situ copper leaching project is on track to transitioning the company to producer status this quarter. Here is a look at the breakout of Excelsior Mining and another look at the copper chart.

A Golden Dilemma: Gold vs. Gold Stocks

There seems to be “unnecessary pressure” being applied to gold stocks, despite the rise in price of gold itself. We take a closer look at the comparison of gold vs. gold stocks in these charts.

How to Speculate in Junior Resource Stocks

One of the most important keys to successful speculation in the junior resource sector is to figure out the “size of the prize.” What exactly does this mean? Let’s examine a detailed “case study” of which I am most familiar because of my first-hand involvement.

The Stock Market is Rigged?

The stock market is rigged in favour of the rich. But that doesn’t mean you have to be on the losing end. Here’s a teaser on what’s to come in 2020.

The Destruction of Small Cap Miners

Gold has climbed and with it, a splurge of M&A activity. But can the destruction of the small cap miners be revived? And what happened to them in the first place?

Right on the Money: Re-Cap of Educational Segment 002 and Copper

A week ago, in our educational segment 002, we took a close look at how a positive MACD crossover of the signal line over the trigger line when both lines were above the zero line was noted for Wallbridge Mining (TSX: WM).   This positive chart condition sometimes offers clues for “better things to come”. Here’s how that played out and what we see in copper today.

How to Read a Stock Chart: What a Technical Analyst Sees in a Gold Chart

Ever wonder how a technical analyst looks at chart? In today’s column, John Top explains how he views charts, using the price of gold as an example.

Calibre Mining: The Billion-Dollar Buyout Team is Back

They turned a $10 million company into a billion-dollar buyout in just over a year. And now they’re back with their latest deal Calibre Mining Corp. Only this time, the team is even better.

Silver:  Gold’s Poor Cousin or a Cheap Impostor?

Much has been made of how “silver follows gold” or “silver is a poor man’s gold” and other such well used sayings. However, this is simply not the case.  Let’s take a look at the silver chart and compare it to the gold chart.

Waiting for the Golden Moment: Time to Buy Gold Stocks?

Is it time to finally buy gold stocks? John Toporowski gives his view on where gold stocks might be headed and where the new trend is after 6 long years.