Articles Tagged "NYSE:HL"

2013 Top 10 Primary Silver Mines

Silver – Silver is often produced as a by-product, but that doesn't mean there aren't any significant primary silver-producing mines. Here's a look at last year's top 10.

Will Silver’s Topsy-Turvy Week End on a High Note?

Silver – Silver saw a wide range of movement this week, but was able to close Thursday at $20.03 per ounce. Will the white metal be able to end the week on a high note?

Silver Ticks Up, Later Falls on Fed Stimulus Announcement

Silver – While silver initially moved upward after the Fed said it will be reducing its bond buying by an additional $10 billion per month, today it has taken a fairly precipitous fall.

US Dollar and Fed’s Next Move Continue to Tarnish Silver Prices

Silver – Gold’s long-standing duel with the US dollar continued to drag on silver prices this week. However, physical demand for the white metal remains strong, especially in the coin market.

Hecla’s Greens Creek Silver Mine Wins Safety and Health Award

Silver – Hecla Mining Co. (NYSE:HL) announced that its Alaska-based Greens Creek mine has received that National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Mine Safety and Health Technology Innovations Award, which recognizes companies that have made "extraordinary efforts" to better the safety and health of their mine workers.