Articles Tagged "NYSE:ABX"

Silver Mining in Canada

Silver – Canadian silver production came to 646 tonnes in 2014, and the country is the 10th-largest producer of the metal in the world. While mines in Ontario and Quebec produce most silver in Canada, exploration is taking place British Columbia, Nunavut and Yukon.

Cowal Mine Sale a Plus for Both Barrick and Evolution Mining

Gold – Barrick Gold has announced plans to sell its New South Wales-based Cowal gold mine to Evolution Mining for US$550 million. The deal has been praised by market watchers and appears beneficial for both parties. For Barrick, the sale is positive in part because it fits with its current goals of lowering its debt and reducing its presence in Australia.

Next Frontiers for Over-globalized Mining Industry: Canada and US

Gold – Excessive global expansion by North American mining companies over the past several years has exposed companies to unnecessary risks and large, unexpected losses. In search of more stable political environments, companies are returning home to Ontario and Quebec, while places like Washington state, California and Oregon are attracting new investment for the first time in decades.

Production Down in First Quarter for Gold, Copper and Iron Ore

Gold – SNL Financial reported that there has been a significant fall in quarter-on-quarter production for gold, copper and iron ore, based on companies who have already released their data.

10 Top Gold-producing Companies

Gold – Here's an overview of the 10 top gold-producing companies of 2014, as reported by the USGS. Barrick Gold, Newmont Mining and AngloGold Ashanti round out the top three.

Mining Investor Digest: Key Issues in Financial Reporting and Analysis for Mining, Part 3

Gold – The cash adequacy ratios of seven of the world's largest gold miners show that those companies do not make sufficient revenues from their operations to sustain their existing business models. Here's a breakdown of those numbers and what they mean for investors.

Mining Investor Digest: Key Issues in Financial Reporting and Analysis for Mining, Part 2

Gold – This series of articles aims to highlight relevant characteristics of accounting for mining. The aim is to help readers with no formal training or background in accounting gain a better understanding of financial reporting in mining and identify key issues in mining operations. Here we continue our review of cash flow statements.