Articles Tagged "Rare Earth Articles"

What’s Going On With NioCorp Developments?

Rare Earth – Certainly, NioCorp Developments has been a darling in the mining space as of late. However, ever since the company announced the much-anticipated results of its preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for Elk Creek on April 13, the company's share price hasn't been doing so well. NioCorp's stock dropped about 23 percent on April 13, and has lost about 49 percent, or 75 cents overall, since that date.

Frontier Rare Earths Up Over 15 Percent on Zandkopsdrift Prefeasibility Study

Rare Earth – Frontier Rare Earths first announced the prefeasibility study for its Zandkopsdrift project in South Africa in May 2014, stating at the time that results would come later that year. Though the study took longer than expected to complete, when the results came out Tuesday, it became evident that it was worth the wait.

China to Eliminate Rare Earth Export Tariffs

Rare Earth – China's Ministry of Finance confirmed plans to eliminate export tariffs on rare earths, tungsten and molybdenum, effective May 1, 2015. According to Shanghai Metals Market, China previously imposed export duties of 15 to 25 percent on rare earth products.

Molycorp Gains 77 Percent on Siemens Supply Deal

Rare Earth – Shares of Molycorp jumped Wednesday on news that the company has secured a 10-year rare earths supply deal with Siemens. Under the terms of the agreement, Molycorp will supply rare earth materials to Shin-Etsu Chemical, which will produce rare earth magnets for Siemens to use in its high-efficiency, direct-drive wind turbines.

5 Top Rare Earth Stories for Q1 2015

Rare Earth – Here's a look at some of the top stories from Rare Earth Investing News from the first quarter of the year. On the list are market commentaries from analysts, a look at companies that attended PDAC and an article on recent discoveries in the sector.