Category: Silver

Hochschild says Peru mine to bolster output this year

Feb 21 (Reuters) – Hochschild Mining Plc expects production to grow slightly this year as it ramps up output at the Pablo vein at its Pallancata mine in Peru, the precious metals miner said on Wednesday. The company, which also...

/ February 22, 2018

Pembridge grabs copper-gold-silver mine in Canada’s Yukon

Pembridge Resources (LON:PERE) said Thursday it was buying Capstone Mining’s (TSX:CS) Minto copper-gold-silver mine in Canada’s Yukon for $37.5 million in cash plus a 9.9% stake in the company. The miner, which last year moved from the Aim to LSE main board, ...

/ February 16, 2018

Gold price set for wild ride in 2018 say 34 bullion analysts

The survey by the London Bullion Market Association of analysts’ predictions for the gold price this year suggest a wild ride for bullion after a fairly uneventful 2017. The LBMA, a standards setting body for the industry, says the 34...

/ February 3, 2018

Silver volume extreme as in April 2013

During yesterday’s session silver moved back and forth in a volatile manner on volume that was the highest since April 2013. There were a few volume spikes in the meantime, but none as big as what we saw yesterday. The...

/ January 18, 2018

Time to own gold: Sharps Pixley

Even though it sees only minor gains for gold in 2018, with average prices rounding $1358 an ounce, bullion trader Sharps Pixley says it is important to add the yellow metal to one’s assets. “Why so?,” the company’s CEO Ross...

/ January 17, 2018

The raw materials that fuel the Green Revolution

Records for renewable energy consumption were smashed around the world in 2017. Looking at national and state grids, progress has been extremely impressive. In Costa Rica, for example, renewable energy supplied five million people with all of their electricity needs...

/ January 12, 2018

Here are the key levels in gold & gold miners

The rally in Gold and gold mining stocks easily surpassed our expectations and targets. The strength has been far more than we anticipated. The gold stocks blew past their 200-day moving averages while Gold blew past $1300/oz. Now it is...

/ January 11, 2018

House of Cards' $1.3-million diamond-encrusted bottle of vodka stolen

What is believed to be the world’s most expensive bottle of vodka has been stolen from a Copenhagen bar. The $1.3-million container was made of yellow gold and silver and had a diamond-encrusted replica of the Russian Imperial Eagle on its...

/ January 6, 2018

A silver stock rated a strong buy

Source: Clive Maund for Streetwise Reports   01/02/2018 Clive Maund conducts a technical analysis on a silver company and finds it is at a good entry point. There are a number of precious metals stocks that are looking promising here, with...

/ January 4, 2018

Public uproar in Colombia over waterfall polluted by illegal miners

Police in the central northwestern department of Antioquia and the Regional Autonomous Corporation of Antioquia Corantioquia announced that they will take urgent measures to protect a waterfall called La Quebrandona, located in the Zaragoza municipality. The officials’ reaction comes in...

/ December 27, 2017

Scientists are searching for silver in laundry wastewater

Researchers at the University of Massachusetts are in a quest to recover silver from laundry wastewater and, according to a paper published today in ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, they have discovered how different variations in detergent chemistry impact the...

/ December 21, 2017

Gold may not be bitcoin, but miners can still make you money

Gold and silver prices haven’t had the best year when compared to industrial metals, and the outlook for next year looks muted at best. The metals may not see the same gains as “gold 2.0,” a term used to describe...

/ December 20, 2017