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Sandstorm and Colossus: A poisoned stream

Colossus Minerals said today they’re basically out of money and Sandstorm Gold/Metals & Energy announced concurrently they’re looking at writing off their $75-million investment in the “troubled” company – NR here. The poisoned Colossus stream was one of the primary … Continue reading

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Rebalancing, Part 1

by James Kwantes Gold’s recent bounce notwithstanding, rebalancing in this junior market feels a bit like Nik Wallenda must have crossing the Grand Canyon gorge unharnessed on a windy day. Add in the hounds of Hades howling from below and … Continue reading

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Miners in a dangerous time

These are dog days for most juniors, whose prospects for a takeover are dwindling with their cash piles. Financings have dried up and streaming deals – pioneered by the likes of Silver Wheaton and Sandstorm Gold – are the hot … Continue reading

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Being smart about junior resource investing

The annual Vancouver Resource Investment Conference goes Sunday and Monday at Vancouver Convention Centre West. If you’re prospecting for investment ideas and kicking tires on potential stock picks, read the Vancouver Sun article I wrote about the Cambridge show a … Continue reading

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May the best of 2012 be the worst of 2013

Editor’s note: This letter went out to the insider’s list on Jan. 1, 2013, and all stock prices and data are based on Dec. 31, 2012 closing prices. Most of the stocks in this post advanced further on Jan. 2 … Continue reading

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Of gold prices, takeover targets and Brown’s Bottom

by James Kwantes PricewaterhouseCoopers issued a gold price report Thursday – on a day gold dropped about $20 to $1,645/oz – reiterating the bullishness of gold mining executives on the prospects for the barbarous relic in 2013.┬áHere’s the link. Also … Continue reading

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Sandstorm Gold gets Cramered

Sandstorm Gold had been basking in the glow of U.S. exposure since its Aug. 20 listing on the New York Stock Exchange, as outlined in my first World of Mining post. Shares went on a tear, rising more than 40% … Continue reading

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