|Lucapa Set For Double Dose Of Diamond Action|
Added On - 3/23/2018 11:22:38 AM
Exploration is poised to resume at the spectacular Little Spring Creek find in WA and gem production is on track for later this year at the Mothae project.
|Dormant Gateway Set For Rejuvenation|
Added On - 3/21/2018 1:17:20 PM
Plus, New Century Resources winning support with zinc production on track for August.
|Rumours About Aruma's 'Large-Scale Gold System' Gain Credence|
Added On - 3/2/2018 11:49:33 AM
There is a bit of a buzz surrounding a little thing called Aruma Resources (AAJ), a hardy gold explorer with a technical bent.
|Glencore Chief Feeds Copper Bulls|
Added On - 2/23/2018 11:09:53 AM
Thanks to its marketing and trading arm, Glencore has a better feel than most for what's going on out there in commodity markets.
|Not One, Not Two, But Three For Dacian As First Gold Production Looms|
Added On - 2/16/2018 11:18:00 AM
What do you do if you're within seven weeks or so of producing your first gold from a shiny new 200,000 ounce-a-year treatment plant to be fed by both underground and open-cut mines where you’ve proved up an initial 1.2m ounce mining reserve?
|Hill End Set To Join High-Purity Alumina Party|
Added On - 2/9/2018 2:53:11 PM
A diary entry shows that the misnamed Hill End Gold (HEG) must be close to releasing a maiden resource estimate for its Yendon high-purity alumina (HPA) project some 25km south-east of Ballarat.
|Upside In Zinc Developers|
Added On - 1/19/2018 12:43:07 PM
New Century Zinc and Venturex among those in the cold, with share prices lagging analysts' forecasts The 10-year high in zinc prices has not amounted to much in the local market for the near-term developers.
|Dacian Tipped As Pick Of The Bunch|
Added On - 1/12/2018 11:07:27 AM
Gold's against-the-odds push through $US1,300 an ounce fuelled a massive re-rating of the gold producers in the past couple of months.
|Cash-Rich Gold Miners Turn To Explorers, Developers For Growth|
Added On - 12/15/2017 1:58:35 PM
On face value, last week's acquisition by Bill Beament's Northern Star juggernaught of a 16.4 per cent stake in Echo Resources (80 million shares at an average price of 29c each) was no big deal.
|Breaker's 'Colonel' On Being Dirt Cheap|
Added On - 12/8/2017 11:42:23 AM
Breaker Resources' (BRB) executive chairman Tom Sanders reckons that the 50c stock is dirt cheap.
|Red River Chief Will Cry A River If Zinc Miner Is Snapped Up 'On The Cheap'|
Added On - 11/17/2017 11:01:53 AM
Grandiose ambitions - and a dump in metal prices - undid Kagara. Palancian and his management team aren't about to make the same mistake.
|Venturex's Time Has Come
Added On - 11/10/2017 11:23:26 AM
Finding some upside in the ASX-listed zinc stocks has become a big ask of late but metal prices and high-grade hits have combined to show Venturex's time has come.
|Highlands To Ride High On Back Of Cobalt Boom|
Added On - 11/3/2017 4:20:40 PM
Cobalt is a key metal in the dominant lithium-ion battery chemistries, meaning demand for the stuff is being swept along by the biggest disruptive industrial event since Henry Ford's Model T hit the roads in the early 1900s - the electric vehicle revolution.
|Market Smells Big Resource Increase Coming At West African|
Added On - 10/27/2017 10:50:41 AM
It's no big deal to find a couple of million ounces of low grade gold in West Africa. But it's another thing altogether if the resource base comes with seriously high-grade shoots that can sweeten head grades to make a project a real money spinner.
|Lepidico Lures Investors Into A New Galaxy Where Lithium Is Free|
Added On - 10/20/2017 4:15:55 PM
No one much cared earlier this year when there was a particularly nasty takeover battle between Lithium Australia (LIT) as the suitor and Lepidico (LPD) as the target.
|Meteoric Rise For Meteoric As It Pushes Into Canada|
Added On - 10/13/2017 11:40:57 AM
Until quite recently, the share price performance of Meteoric Resources (ASX:MEI) was anything but meteoric.
|Iggy Seeks To Repeat His Lithium Trail-Blazing|
Added On - 10/6/2017 11:00:34 AM
Plus, Great Boulder set to drill numerous large copper-nickel conductors, Breaker ticks the metallurgy box and Anglo Australian thinks big on Kalgoorlie's doorstep.
|Kairos The Cheap Entry To Pilbara Nuggets Boom |
Added On - 9/29/2017 10:38:40 AM
Only a sad old grump wouldn't be getting a buzz from the modern-day gold rush taking shape in the Pilbara.
|Black Rock Shakes Off Tanzania's Asset Grab |
Added On - 9/22/2017 11:41:27 AM
Black Rock shakes off Tanzania's asset grab with forecasts of strong returns from its graphite project.
|Stavely Set For Crucial Drilling|
Added On - 9/15/2017 9:48:29 AM
Stavely set for crucial drilling at elephant gold-copper porphyry target in Victoria.
|Hear, Hear For Echo At Bronzewing|
Added On - 9/8/2017 12:56:56 PM
Hats off to the crew at Echo Resources for their methodical approach to working up a supporting resource base before flicking the switch on at its Bronzewing processing plant in the Yandal gold belt in Western Australia.
|New Century Set To Ride The New Zinc Wave|
Added On - 9/1/2017 10:42:39 AM
Zinc's spectacular 48% price rise to $US1.40/lb from last (calendar) year's average of 95c/lb is forcing a rethink on valuations across the bunch of near-development plays in the metal on the ASX.
|Tolga Set To Come Out In Draig|
Added On - 8/25/2017 10:47:00 AM
Turns out that Melbourne's bustling mining investor Tolga Kumova, formerly of Syrah (SYR) graphite fame, took a big lick of the stock,
|Pilbara Charging Up To Become A Battery-Powered Cash Machine|
Added On - 8/18/2017 11:00:44 AM
There is a huge disconnect between the emerging lithium producer's market cap and its impending cashflow - but how long can it last?
|Booze & Good News Flow At A Rollicking Diggers|
Added On - 8/11/2017 3:14:05 PM
Plus, Red 5 wins a plug from Gold Fields and Saracen, Metal Bank highlights big potential for its Triumph gold find, Blackstone buzzes on back of its cobalt buy and Allan Kelly returns with Riversgold.
|Northern Star's Upgrade Starts Flood Of Pre-Diggers Releases|
Added On - 8/4/2017 4:33:24 PM
Plus, the whiff of a big find at Jundee, Geopacific starts re-rating on Kula success, Tawana set to fly through lithium's open window and Slovakian gold hopeful to bang IPO drum in Kalgoorlie.
|Copper Fizzing At The Bungs As Supply-Demand Outlook Tightens|
Added On - 7/28/2017 11:08:37 AM
Rising price of the red metal puts spotlight on Avalon. Plus, Oklo shares get a wriggle on as first assays dribble in from its Mali gold project.
|Re-Charged Jervois Starts Its Engine With One Eye On The Battery Space|
Added On - 7/21/2017 11:29:08 AM
Jervois has been knocking around the junior end of the mining market since before most of us were born.
|Bauxite On Metallica's Playlist|
Added On - 7/14/2017 2:57:46 PM
Rio Tinto is not spending $US1.9 billion on developing its Amrun bauxite project south of Weipa on Cape York Peninsula on a wing and prayer.
|Stavely Results Dangle The Carrot Of A Big Victorian Copper Find|
Added On - 7/7/2017 11:22:16 AM
Exploration for porphyry-style copper/gold deposits with their potential for big and long-lived production is normally the preserve of the major miners.
|Nzuri Goes Hunting For A Copper-Cobalt Monster|
Added On - 7/4/2017 4:57:00 PM
Ivanhoe neighbour Nzuri goes hunting for a copper-cobalt monster of its own...plus, Nusantara Resources comes to market seeking up to $20m to get its 1.74moz Awak Mas gold deposit moving towards production and Spitfire set for first assays.
|Draig Aims To Emulate Northern Star & Dacian|
Added On - 5/30/2017 4:20:46 PM
There are plenty of examples of ageing mines in Western Australia's goldfields enjoying a second, third or fourth wind thanks to new resources being found at depth or in adjacent locations.
|Wetar Better Than Bali For Finders' Copper Cash Machine|
Added On - 5/12/2017 1:19:51 PM
Plus, Oklo's hunt for a golden elephant, finding Xanadu in Mongolia and Centaurus chasing Brazilian gold.
|Back To Where It Began For Acacia & Riversdale Team|
Added On - 4/28/2017 2:51:15 PM
Back to where it began for Acacia and Riversdale team....Plus, Encounter sets tongues wagging with its Telfer play.
|Spin-Off Starlets Ardea & Todd River Unlocking Hidden Value |
Added On - 4/7/2017 12:47:24 PM
Unlocking the value of hidden assets by spinning them off in to a separate and focussed ASX listing is proving fertile ground for the junior mining sector.
|Shining A Light On Capricorn|
Added On - 3/31/2017 11:09:00 AM
Capricorn Metals is working towards a development of its Karlawinda gold project in the Pilbara, 65 kms south-east of Newman.
|Getting Misty Eyed on Boorara|
Added On - 3/24/2017 12:39:44 PM
Plus, Kidman's imminent results could have would-be bidders wishing they had moved sooner. And will 3c 3D Oil cash-in on the gas crisis?
|Echo Sounding On Echo's Break-Out|
Added On - 3/17/2017 10:58:06 AM
Gold's initial buy-the-fact rally in response to the first of the three expected US interest rate rises this year.
|Leverage To The Hunt For The Next Nova|
Added On - 3/10/2017 12:40:21 PM
Here we are at the start of another exploration field season in Western Australia's remote Fraser Range, home to the 2012 Nova nickel-copper discovery by Sirius Resources.
|Attila In Company-Making Zinc Deal On Century|
Added On - 3/3/2017 4:57:03 PM
There is a whole bunch of ASX-listed junior zinc developers jostling for market attention as the prices for the galvanising metal continues its merry run in to 2017.
|Plucky Panoramic Plots Return To Savannah|
Added On - 2/24/2017 12:58:19 PM
The rally in a broad sweep of commodity prices has not only benefitted the big end of town. There is no better example of that out there than the plucky nickel stock Panoramic Resources.
|Venturex's Zinc Project Comes Up Trumps|
Added On - 2/17/2017 1:47:51 PM
John Nitschke, the well-credentialed chief executive of the lightly capitalised Venturex Resources (ASX:VXR), has been out and about telling the market that the group has the right metals from the right project at the right time.
|Gold Takeovers To Step Up As Trump Tweets Gold Higher|
Added On - 2/10/2017 9:20:46 AM
Newcrest chief executive Sandeep Biswas has just taken to following Donald Trump on Twitter.
|Disruption Fires Up Copper Bulls|
Added On - 2/6/2017 1:29:46 PM
Unlike iron ore, the bulls are out in force when it comes to copper.
|Gold Shines But Lithium Stocks Run Out Of Energy|
Added On - 4/29/2016 3:26:15 PM
Lithium stocks took a tumble this week, gold marched higher, and everybody's email inbox was bulging with quarterly reports, some bearing glad tidings and others triggering a sharp sell-off by investors who expected better.
|Sun Shines Brightly On Capricorn|
Added On - 3/9/2016 1:20:35 PM
Little-known junior Capricorn Metals (ASX: CMM) couldn't have found a better time to pop its head up and tell the world about its plans to build 'a significant new Australian gold company'.
|Broker Turns Bullish On Pilbara Minerals|
Added On - 10/12/2015 2:10:33 PM
"An almost perfect storm" is favouring Pilbara with "significant and growing demand" for its high-value spodumene resources, says Beer & Co.
|Orinoco Honing In On Production|
Added On - 9/14/2015 3:29:27 PM
Shares Orinoco Gold have been valued at a 60 per cent premium to their current price as the Brazilian-focused gold developer closes in on first production at its high-grade Cascavel Project early next year.
|Lithium Upside In Pilbara Minerals|
Added On - 9/14/2015 2:51:09 PM
Pilbara Minerals (PLS) has been a standout performer in the Australian junior mining sector this year, raising more than $13 million from strategic investors, developing its first mine, commencing a Feasibility Study on its second, much larger, lithium project, and signing up an impressive portfolio of global off-take partners.