GDX Gold Mining Stocks Q3 18 Fundamentals

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Global Blockchain Mining Provides Update on 2 Tier Mining Spinoff

Global Blockchain Mining (CSE:FORK) provided an update on Wednesday (November 14) on the masternodes for its two-tier blockchain networks. The company said that the strategy in which the masternodes operate will use servicenodes for features like speedy transactions. According to the release, Global Blockchain Mining expects to have the servicenodes operational on the Laser, Ammbr […]

Coinbase CTO Believes Home Cryptocurrency Mining is the Future with Coinmine

Coinbase’s CTO, Balaji Srinivasan, has just announced his thoughts of the future of home cryptocurrency mining. Bitcoin mining and crypto mining in general are a huge industry, which exploded last year when digital currency interest hit mainstream. A new startup is trying to take another stab at popularizing at-home cryptocurrency mining, a business model that […]

Byron King: Mining Stocks Are on Sale Right Now — Here’s Why

With less than two months left in 2018, are there still opportunities for resource investors to make money? According to Byron King, editor of Rickards’ Gold Speculator, the answer is “yes.” Speaking to the Investing News Network at the recent New Orleans Investment Conference, he pointed to tax-loss selling as a way for investors to […]

First Graphene’s PureGraph Makes Impact in Mining Industry

First Graphene (ASX:FGR) announced on Thursday (October 25) that its PureGraph product has successfully demonstrated its advantages in the mining industry. The company said that the product tested on a high volume mining application established that the wear life of mining equipment can be extended thanks to PureGraph’s addition into protective polymer linings on the […]

Northern Sphere Mining Corp. Announces the Appointment of Mr. Mark Haywood to its Board of Directors

Northern Sphere Mining Corp.(CSE:NSM) (OTC Pink:NSMCF) (“Northern Sphere” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Mark Haywood to the Board of Directors and he will serve as the lead independent director. Mr. Haywood’s career has spanned over 25 years in the mining industry and he holds degrees in Mining Engineering and […]

Vangold Mining Provides Update on Trading Halt

Vangold Mining Corp. (TSXV:VAN) (“Vangold” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that further to its news release of earlier today, effective at the open, Thursday, October 25, 2018, shares of the Company will resume trading; transfer agent services have now been reinstated. About Vangold Mining Corp. Vangold Mining Corp is a Canadian-based precious metal mining company […]

Volt Resources Formally Receives Bunyu Mining Licenses

Volt Resources (ASX:VRC) has formally received mining licenses that cover respective stage 1 and 2 developments for its Bunyu graphite project in Tanzania. The licenses, received from the Mining Commission of the Ministry of Minerals of Tanzania, cover a combined area of 17.71 square kilometers and give Volt the exclusive right to develop graphite within […]

Determining the Outlook for Gold Mining Stock

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Investing in ASX Mining Stocks? Get Comfortable with Optionality

Australia’s mining sector has been receiving increasing attention in North America, but for many investors the ASX is still uncharted territory. Speaking on the sidelines of the recent Denver Gold Forum, Paul Hissey, director of Australian mining research at RBC Capital Markets, said it’s worth being aware of what’s going on down under. Why? In […]

Mirasol Signs Joint Venture Option Agreement with Hochschild Mining

Mirasol Resources (TSXV:MRZ) has signed a binding letter agreement with Hochschild Mining (LSE:HOC) that gives Hochschild the right to acquire up to 70 percent of Mirasol’s Indra epithermal precious metals project in Chile. Work has begun on the Indra project, with the initial program set to consist of geological mapping and surface rock and trench […]

Mining Industry is “Starved for Capital,” Says Franco-Nevada CEO

It’s been an underwhelming year for gold, but David Harquail, CEO of Franco-Nevada (TSX:FNV,NYSE:FNV), sees better times ahead for the yellow metal. “It’s been a tough environment for gold. We’ve had almost every headwind possible with the US dollar, higher interest rates, tariff barriers and some issues at various projects,” he said at the recent Denver […]

Mining M&A Heats Up: Does 3 Deals Make a Trend?

The last week of September and the first week of October brought three major deals in the precious metals space, with the biggest by far being the US$ 18.3-billion tie up of Barrick Gold (TSX:ABX,NYSE:ABX) and Randgold Resources (LSE:RRL). That merger came the same day as Great Panther Silver’s (TSX:GPR,NYSEAMERICAN:GPL) acquisition of Beadell Resources (ASX:BDR) and was followed closely by […]

IDM Mining Announces $4.1 Million Non-Brokered Private Placement

IDM Mining (TSXV:IDM, OTCQB:IDMMF) (“IDM” or the “Company”) announces a non-brokered private placement financing (the “Offering”) to sell flow-through shares (“Flow-Through Shares”) at a price of $ 0.07 per Flow-Through Share and non-flow-through units (“Common Units”) at a price of $ 0.06 per Common Unit, for aggregate gross proceeds of up to $ 4.1 million. Each Common Unit will consist of […]

Mining M&A Continues with Americas Silver and Pershing Gold Deal

Contributing to a recent M&A trend, Americas Silver (TSX:USA,NYSEAMERICAN:USAS) and Pershing Gold (TSX:PGLC,NASDAQ:PGLC) have entered into a definitive agreement to create a low-cost precious metals growth company. The combined company, set to be based somewhere in the Americas, will have a diversified portfolio of precious metals assets, including two producing polymetallic mines in Mexico and Idaho […]

Bitcoin Mining Firm Bitmain Just Filed for an IPO

Bitcoin mining firm Bitmain has just submitted its initial public offering (IPO) with the Stock Exchange in Hong Kong (HKEX). Bitmain is based in Beijing, China. So what’s going on with the Bitmain IPO? Bitmain IPO Bitmain’s long-awaited IPO is still in its draft form and pending further listing hearings from the HKEX. The announcement of […]

Denison to Bring In-situ Recovery Uranium Mining to Athabasca Basin

Canadian uranium explorer Denison Mines (TSX:DML,NYSEAMERICAN:DNN) has released the results of a prefeasibility study (PFS) conducted on its flagship project, the Wheeler River uranium site. Included in the release was the development plans for two key targets, the Phoenix and Gryphon deposits. Denison recently acquired controlling interest in Wheeler when it purchased a 24-percent stake […]

Untouched Riches: The Growing Mining Industry of Guinea

The mining industry of Guinea has historically been underexplored, creating an opportunity for graphite mining and more. The Republic of Guinea is one of the most mineral rich countries in the world, but it’s also subject to the challenges inherent to a poor nation in West Africa. Sitting on massive mineral reserves including the world’s […]

Iceland Moving Away from Crypto Mining… Where to Next?

At the beginning of 2018, Iceland made headlines because of its heavy involvement in crypto mining. Because the country is an ideal climate for mining, Iceland is home to one of the world’s largest crypto farms. But now things are changing; Iceland is shifting its focus. To what? Blockchain technology. Iceland Crypto Mining No More? […]

Northern Sphere Mining Corp. Announces Closing of Private Placement and Debt Conversion

Northern Sphere Mining Corp. (CSE:NSM) (OTC Pink:NSMCF) (“Northern Sphere” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the closing of the first tranche of its previously announced private placement. The Company issued 1,800,000 units of the Company (“Units”) at a price of $ 0.08 per Unit for aggregate gross proceeds of $ 144,000. Each Unit is […]

Crypto Mining Malware Up Nearly 500% in 2018

According to a crypto jacking report published by the Cyber Threat Alliance (CTA), crypto mining malware infections are up nearly 500% in 2018. Crypto Mining Malware Report The threat of illicit cryptocurrency mining represents an increasingly common cybersecurity risk of enterprises and individuals. According to the report, the CTA found that malware detections were up 459% […]

Kareg Research Initiates Coverage on American CuMo Mining with a Speculative Buy Recommendation

Kareg Research initiated coverage on American CuMo Mining Corporation (TSXV: MLY) with a speculative buy recommendation report. The report provided a comprehensive overview of American CuMo Mining and focused specifically on the company’s flagship copper-molybdenum project near Boise, Idaho. The company’s copper-molybdenum project is considered to be the largest un-mined open-pit molybdenum deposit in the […]

Riding Out the Storm: How Junior Mining Companies Survive the Downturn

Securing financing is, for obvious reasons, the most critical component for how junior mining companies survive the downturn of a market and advance an exploration project. Not so easy a task for today’s junior resource companies, especially when exploration funding is so intimately linked with commodities prices, as evidenced by a recent Prospectors & Developers […]

Australian Potash Gains Mining Leases for Lake Wells Project

Australian Potash (ASX:APC) is pleased to advise that mining leases have been granted at the Lake Wells Sulphate of Potash project. The mining leases cover an area in excess of 30,000 hectares of the Lake Wells playa and underlying palaeochannel system. As quoted in the press release: Highlights: • Major milestone achieved with the grant […]

Altura Mining Opens Pilgangoora Lithium Project in Western Australia

Australia-based Altura Mining (ASX:AJM) has officially opened its Pilgangoora lithium mine in Western Australia. The project has a production capacity of 220,000 tonnes per year of spodumene concentrate, although the company has already completed a definitive feasibility study to expand the project to 440,000 tonnes per year. Altura is in a strong position to benefit […]

Silver Mining Stocks SIL ETF Q2’18 Fundamentals

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Best Mining Stocks to Invest in on the TSXV?

What are the best mining stocks to invest in? Wouldn’t we all like to know. A good place to start is the TSX Venture Exchange. Every year it releases its annual Venture 50 list, a ranking of the 10 top-performing companies in five sectors: mining, life science and clean technology, oil and gas, diversified industries […]

HIVE Blockchain’s Ethereum Mining Increases 179 Percent

Crypto-mining giant HIVE Blockchain (TSXV:HIVE) released its Q1 2019 results on Wednesday (August 29), highlighting its mining of ethereum increased substantially during the quarter. According to the company’ press release, 17,555 ethereum were mined in Q1, which is a 179 percent increase from the previous quarter’s 9,800 mined ethereum. In a conference call with investors […]

Bitmain’s is Launching an Ethereum Mining Pool

Bitmain Adds Ethereum Mining Pool: The world’s largest Bitcoin mining pool is cheating on Bitcoin. Bitmain’s is expanding to add an Ethereum mining pool which will initially support both Ethereum and Ethereum classic.  Users will now be able to switch their hashing power from one pool to another, in light of what’s happening in the market. Bitmain […]

Puma Exploration and Trevali Mining Corporation Drilled 13.1% Zn, 4.8% Pb Over 27.0 Meters at Murray Brook Deposit

Puma Exploration (TSXV:PUMA; SSEV:PUMACL; US:PUXPF) (the “Company” or “Puma”) and Trevali Mining Corporation (TV-TSX) (“Trevali”) are pleased to release the drill results for the metallurgical drilling program conducted at the Murray Brook Deposit. The program successfully intersected the Massive Sulphide Deposit in each hole matching perfectly with the Resources Model and a potential internal mine […]