Articles Tagged "Gold Articles"

Recent M&A Activity in Gold Stocks

Gold – The gold space has seen some M&A activity in the past week, with one acquisition being announced last Friday and two more coming on Wednesday. Certainly, while the sub-$1,200 gold price might not be pleasing for gold bugs, it appears to be a good time for gold-mining companies and gold juniors alike to pick up assets.

Rick Rule on Sprott’s Intended Bid for Central GoldTrust and Silver Bullion Trust

Gold – Last week, the precious metals space saw a bit of a shakeup when Sprott Asset Management announced its intention to make an unsolicited takeover bid for Central GoldTrust and Silver Bullion Trust. This week, Resource Investing News had the chance to speak with Rick Rule, founder of Sprott Global Resource Investments, to get his take on the situation.

Orezone Gold Gains on Bomboré Feasibility Study Release

Gold – On Tuesday, Orezone Gold reached a milestone with the completion of a feasibility study for its Bomboré gold project in Burkina Faso. According to Tuesday's release from Orezone, Bomboré would require initial capital costs of $250 million including $10.5 million of capital credit for an after-tax NPV of $196 million at a 5 percent discount. Investors would see an after tax IRR of 24.4 percent with a payback period of 2.7 years.

5 Top-gaining Gold Mining Stocks on the TSX

Gold – So far in 2015 the gold price hasn't put on the most stellar performance. Still, some gold-mining companies have seen marked gains in share price. Here's a look at the top five gold-mining stocks on the TSX in 2015 in terms of percentage gains in share price.

Gold Price at Three-week Low as US Housing Market Gains Strength

Gold – Gold has been having a tough time as of late, with gold futures closing Wednesday at $1,187 per ounce, a three-week low. The downward price pressure has been attributed to a US existing homes sales report.