Dave is a geologist who has worked in the mining,
oil and gas and environmental sectors for nearly a decade. His writing on geology, natural resources and finance has appeared in a wide range of publications, including Kitco, Seeking Alpha and Backpacker magazine. He has successfully founded gold/ copper and platinum projects in Colombia and continues to travel extensively — particularly in Latin America and Asia — researching commodities markets and projects.
Wednesday, May 1st, 2013 4:30am PST
What happens to resource companies when things go horribly wrong?
Thursday, April 25th, 2013 4:45pm PST
Some Peruvian projects have been affected by local troubles, but zinc miners on the whole look strong.
Wednesday, April 24th, 2013 4:00am PST
What investors need to know about new mining rules in top cobalt producer Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Wednesday, April 24th, 2013 3:55am PST
A brief overview of cobalt price developments, supply and demand and significant market movers.
Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013 4:15am PST
Sand and gravel may not be sexy, but 270-percent jumps in stock prices are eye-catching.
Monday, April 22nd, 2013 4:00am PST
Some of Madagascar’s unique characteristics may make this graphite developer one of the sector’s most competitive potential new miners.
Friday, April 19th, 2013 3:30am PST
Investors nervously watched this week to see if coal producers would be weighed down by bad weather and higher taxes.
Wednesday, April 17th, 2013 4:15am PST
Billions of investment dollars are headed for Ontario’s Ring of Fire — and projects held by two small companies.
Wednesday, April 17th, 2013 4:10am PST
A brief overview of chromium price developments, supply and demand and significant market movers.
Monday, April 15th, 2013 4:15am PST
Japan is joining Asia’s battle for coal resources. Who will benefit from the rush for new supply?