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What Are Copper Prices Predicting?

April 1st, 2014

copperTony Sagami: Unless you’re an electrician or an investor who pays very close attention to the non-ferrous metals market, you may not have noticed the beating copper took so far this year. It’s been getting killed. Read more…

NYSE:COPX, NYSE:FXI, NYSE:GXC, NYSE:JJC

What The Breakout In The Gold-to-Copper Ratio Is Telling Us

March 26th, 2014

copperMichael Lombardi: Copper is considered an industrial metal, used in industries across the board. When copper prices fall, it’s usually an indicator of a slowdown in the global economy. On the contrary, gold bullion isn’t much of an industrial metal; Read more…

NYSE:JJC

A Great Buying Opportunity In Copper?

March 26th, 2014

copperMoe Zulfiqar: By now, you have probably noticed one phenomenon: the speculations regarding China’s growth are increasing each day. Turning on the TV or flipping through the pages of the newspaper, you’ll likely hear and read all about how Read more…

NYSE:COPX

All Roads Lead To The Athabasca Basin

March 19th, 2014

investingTo the World Nuclear Association, 2% uranium ore is high grade. At 14%, 16% and even 20% uranium, the grades in the Athabasca Basin are astounding analysts and investors around the world. Derek Hamill, Zimtu Capital Corp.’s new head of research, Read more…

NYSE:URA

How You Can Play Steel’s Next Move

January 13th, 2014

steel: After a six-month rally in steel prices, the metal pulled back a bit in recent days. Some analysts say the run in steel is done. I say you should buy the dip, because there are some excellent opportunities to Read more…

NYSE:SLX

Why Uranium & Coal Rank High For Energy Return On Energy Invested

December 3rd, 2013

uraniumNot all energy options are equally good, says Thomas Drolet, principal of Drolet & Associates Energy Services Inc. Using an “Energy Return on Energy Invested (EROEI)” calculation to decide which energy sources yield the most for the least energy investment, Read more…

NYSE:URA

Uranium Prices Set To Surge

November 29th, 2013

uraniumPeter Krauth: One in every 10 lightbulbs in the United States gets its power from Russian fuel. It’s been that way ever since 1993, when the Megatons to Megawatts program began. Read more…

NYSE:URA

Three Big Companies Positioned To Feed China’s Hunger For Iron

November 18th, 2013

iron: Iron-ore cargos to China are soaring – another sign that the Chinese economy just won’t call it quits. In fact, the economic news on China keeps getting better. Its economy is expected to grow 7.6% this year – nearly three times the pace of growth in Read more…

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Juniors That Can Deliver The Goods

October 16th, 2013

silver minerNow more than ever, investors simply can’t afford to wish upon a star and hope the drill bits will deliver something; they need to focus on miners that have what it takes to get through the down times, says Thibaut Lepouttre, Read more…

NYSE:GDX, NYSE:GDXJ, NYSE:NUGT

Look Beyond Gold For Compelling Risk/Reward Ratios

September 24th, 2013

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Diversify, diversify, diversify—that’s Michael Curran’s advice for metals investors. So if you’ve been obsessively eyeing gold and silver prices, you might want to focus your attention elsewhere in the mining sector, says the Beacon Securities Read more…

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Uranium Prices Headed To $50 In 2014

September 10th, 2013

uraniumThe stubborn spot price of uranium (NYSEARCA:URA) has frustrated market watchers for the past year. But that’s not the whole story. As most long-term contracts have been made at higher prices, astute investors have been slowly moving Read more…

NYSE:URA

Behind The Recent Surge In The Steel ETF

August 27th, 2013

steelThe U.S. equity market continues its uptrend on the back of signs of recovery in the global economy. Now commodities are also showing a comeback after a steep fall earlier this year, and have caught investor attention in the past few weeks. Read more…

NYSE:SLX

Capture Upside In Undervalued, Underfollowed Energy Stocks

July 25th, 2013

money and investingRita Sapunor: Big gains are rarely found by jumping on the bandwagon. Peter Epstein, independent analyst and founder of MockingJay Inc., argues that market darlings won’t reward latecomers; that’s why he spends his time finding undervalued, Read more…

NYSE:NLR, NYSE:URA

The Best Way To Play The Steel Sector

July 24th, 2013

steel-beamLingering Euro-zone sovereign debt crisis, economic stagnation or slow growth in developed economies and a cooling of emerging market economies has taken a toll on the steel industry. Moreover, the Chinese economy—which had been one Read more…

NYSE:SLX

Sprott’s Michael Kosowan Asks: Are You Swayed or Afraid?

June 5th, 2013

gold miner pickThe Gold Report: Many investors are wondering if the words “gold” and “opportunity” can coexist in the same sentence. Michael Kosowan of Sprott Global Resource Investments answers with a resounding “yes.” He believes in the Pareto Principle Read more…

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