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  • NORML Activist on Expungement and Marijuana Reform

    NORML Activist on Expungement and Marijuana Reform

    Back in the 1930s, reefer madness spread across the globe. “The devil’s lettuce” was deemed a menace. And a global war against cannabis began. For decades, American pot prohibition sent thousands to prison. But, as Bob Dylan sang, “The times they are a-changin’”… A little shy of a century after …Read More »
  • Invest Royally and Survive Market Turbulence

    Invest Royally and Survive Market Turbulence

    The S&P 500 has seen both record highs and continued volatility this year, shifting many investors toward less risky assets. Today, Nicholas Vardy explains a proven ETF trading strategy that shines during market turmoil and generates steady income. The S&P 500 hit a record high in late July. Yet few …Read More »
  • Talga hopeful with maiden resource estimate for Swedish project

    Talga hopeful with maiden resource estimate for Swedish project

    Talga Resources (ASX:TLG) announced a maiden JORC Mineral Resource Estimate for its Kiskama copper-cobalt deposit, located 40 kilometres east of Kiruna in northern Sweden.googletag.cmd.push(function() {googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1561499308230-0');}); In a press release, the Australian company said the maiden resource estimate yielded 7.7Mt at 0.25% Cu, 0.04% Co, 0.36% CuEq based predominantly on historical …Read More »
  • What Are Options? Here’s How to Jumpstart Your Portfolio in 2019

    What Are Options? Here’s How to Jumpstart Your Portfolio in 2019

    If you’re new to investing, you might be wondering “What are options?” Options might sound a little complicated at first, but they could be your ticket to reducing risk and building wealth. And we’ll show you exactly how to get started today. The average stock market return is around 10% …Read More »
  • Forum looking to fund exploration program in Saskatchewan

    Forum looking to fund exploration program in Saskatchewan

    Forum Energy Metals (TSXV: FMC) is seeking to raise $75,000 through a non-brokered private placement of up 1,250,000 flow-through common shares to explore the Love Lake mafic-ultramafic complex.googletag.cmd.push(function() {googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1561499308230-0');}); The project is located along Highway 905 to the Rabbit Lake/McClean Lake mine sites, approximately 60 kilometres northeast of Forum’s Janice …Read More »
  • World’s no. 2 lithium miner SQM hit by weak prices

    World’s no. 2 lithium miner SQM hit by weak prices

    Chile’s Chemical and Mining Society (SQM), the world’s second largest lithium producer, has been hit by sustained weak prices for the metal used in batteries that power electric vehicles (EVs) and high tech electronics, with profits falling by 47.5% to $70.2 million in the second quarter, from $133.9 million a …Read More »
  • Antofagasta wary of US-China trade war despite strong results

    Antofagasta wary of US-China trade war despite strong results

    Chilean miner Antofagasta Plc. (LON: ANTO) said Thursday it was striving to offset the impact of lower copper prices, which have fallen 4% this year, due to uncertainties brought by the US-China trade war.googletag.cmd.push(function() {googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1561499308230-0');}); Despite the challenges, the FTSE 100 company, majority-owned by Chile’s Luksic family, reported a 44% …Read More »
  • Don’t Buy What the Media Is Selling

    Don’t Buy What the Media Is Selling

    Doing what we do and saying what we say… we tend to get ourselves in a bit of trouble. It’s especially true when we muse about money, the topic we’ve spent the most time studying. We remember a finger that was pointed at us nearly a decade ago. We wrote …Read More »
  • Drones take mining industry by storm

    Drones take mining industry by storm

    Microdrones UAVs are taking the global mining industry by storm.googletag.cmd.push(function() {googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1561499308230-0');}); Less expensive than the helicopters traditionally used by the industry to gain an aerial perspective, drones are providing mining companies with mapping abilities that provide better results and drastically improved flexibility for a fraction of the cost. Many Microdrones …Read More »
  • Frank Holmes: Negative Real Interest Rates to Send Gold Soaring

    Frank Holmes: Negative Real Interest Rates to Send Gold Soaring

    Mike Gleason: It is my privilege now to welcome in Frank Holmes, CEO and chief investment officer at US Global Investors. Mr. Holmes has received various honors over the years, including being named America’s Best Fund Manager by the Mining Journal. He’s also the co-author of the book The Goldwatcher: Demystifying Gold …Read More »
  • Nouveau Monde receives  grant to build graphite processing plant

    Nouveau Monde receives grant to build graphite processing plant

    Nouveau Monde Graphite of Saint-Michel-des-Saints, Quebec, has received a C$4.25 million commercialization grant from the federally funded Sustainable Development Technology Canada program. The funds will be used to build a value-added graphite purification processing plant near the Matawinie mine site.googletag.cmd.push(function() {googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1561499308230-0');}); Exploded view of a lithium ion battery that will …Read More »
  • Gatling Exploration drills 12.3 g/t at Larder

    Gatling Exploration drills 12.3 g/t at Larder

    Gatling Exploration (CVE: GTR) has shared new drill results from its initial program at the Cheminis deposit, part of the Larder Lake project in the Cadillac-Larder Break in Ontario. A second drill rig at the site returned core that assayed 12.3 g/t gold over 5.0 metres, including 18.1 g/t over …Read More »
  • Kinder Morgan Canada acquired by Pembina Pipeline in $4bn deal

    Kinder Morgan Canada acquired by Pembina Pipeline in $4bn deal

    Pembina Pipeline Corporation (TSX:PPL) is set to acquire the former owner of the Trans Mountain pipeline in a deal pegged at $4.35 billion.googletag.cmd.push(function() {googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1561499308230-0');}); Calgary-based Pembina announced Wednesday (August 21) plans to buy Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd. (TSX:KML) and the U.S. portion of the Cochin pipeline, which runs 2,900 kilometres …Read More »
  • Is This Double-Digit Distribution Running on Empty?

    Is This Double-Digit Distribution Running on Empty?

    Oil stocks got a lot of attention earlier this week after a drone seemed to attack a Saudi Arabian oil field. Crude prices briefly spiked on the news. So this week, we’ll evaluate the dividend safety of Global Partners LP (NYSE: GLP). Global Partners is a master limited partnership (MLP) …Read More »
  • Stans Energy awarded $24 million in arbitration with Kyrgyz Republic

    Stans Energy awarded $24 million in arbitration with Kyrgyz Republic

    Canadian junior Stans Energy (TSX-V:HRE) has won a battle in a long dragged-case against the Kyrgyz Republic, which in 2014 revoked the company’s mining licenses for a former rare earth mine and nearby property, claiming the acquisition process of those assets had been tainted.googletag.cmd.push(function() {googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1561499308230-0');}); The arbitration tribunal, said the …Read More »
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