Silver – This week, silver prices were brought down by a policy statement from the US Federal Reserve, while silver streaming company Silver Wheaton was hurt by negative news about Barrick Gold's Pascua-Lama project.
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Silver – Silver Wheaton Corp. (TSX:SLW,NYSE:SLW) announced that because Barrick Gold Corp. (TSX:ABX,NYSE:ABX) has decided to temporarily suspend construction at the Pascua-Lama project, the two companies have amended their silver streaming agreement.
Gold – Barrick Gold (TSX:ABX, NYSE:ABX) is discussing selling two more of its Australian gold mines, according to its CEO, The Globe and Mail reported.
Gold – The renowned exploration geologist offers some hope for junior gold investors who are willing to be patient.
Gold – The chickens are coming home to roost for some major gold companies that are having to take significant hits on asset valuations.
Gold – Gold's rally early in the week lost steam as the US dollar rose and oil fell.
Gold – The Grasberg mine in Indonesia, the Yanacocha mine in Peru and the Goldstrike mine in Nevada are the three largest gold mines in the world.
Gold – Gold approached $1,300 an ounce Thursday following remarks from US Fed Chair Ben Bernanke suggesting a continuation of the central bank's stimulus program.
Gold – All eyes are on the US jobs report coming Friday for signs of if, or when, quantitative easing could taper.
After sinking below $19 per ounce last week, silver saw a slight recovery this week, rising to a high of $19.87.