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Aur Resources Inc. earned $31 million in the third quarter, up 50% from a profit of $20.7 million in the same period of 2004.
Andean American Mining Corp. says it will pay the equivalent of $700,000 for a two-year option giving it the right to buy Barrick Gold Corp.'s majority interest in a Peruvian gold-silver project.
Agnico-Eagle Mines Ltd. earned $2.1 million in the third quarter, dropping from a profit of $10.6 million in the same period last year.
Companies covered by Resource Investor have substantially outperformed the HUI in the last six months. This may illustrate the virtue of holding explorers and developers, not just producers.
Even Australia is rife with speculation about the Harmony - Gold Fields battle, with many exploration companies there wondering if it portends more government intervention in the sector.
Pfingsten Publishing, L.L.C. has concluded a purchase agreement to acquire International Investment Conferences, Inc. and Resource Investor, L.L.C.
A majority of precious metal stocks slump to a loss in 2004, the worst period so far in the ongoing resources bull market. What's going to change in 2005?
Goldcorp and Wheaton's chief executives have beaten consensus opinion about the prospects of their companies and they want to do it again through the proposed merger of the two groups.
Opinion is deeply divided on where we are in the commodity cycle, but there is a growing chorus of experts calling the top.
Over $100 million in fees could eventually be paid to advisors to companies involved in the ongoing gold merger and acquisition frenzy. Could it have been better spent on exploration or recapitalisation programmes?