Rio Alto Mining and Sulliden Gold plan to merge, creating "a new, leading mid-tier gold producer" with operations in Peru.
SilverCrest Mines' second-quarter production numbers beat the estimates of analysts at Haywood Securities.
A Malaysian passenger airplane carrying 295 people was shot down in Eastern Ukraine near the Russian border on Thursday, killing all on board. Gold is rallying.
It's a step in the right direction. Japan's nuclear watchdog has given preliminary safety approval to two reactors.
Some market watchers are concerned about Silver Standard's recent purchase of the Marigold gold mine, but overall analysts seem optimistic about the company.
Ur-Energy was picked by Raymond James as a uranium stock to watch in 2014. With the release of its Q2 production results today, the company still looks to be doing well despite tough market conditions.
Arianne Phosphate today added 146 million tonnes to the inferred resource at its Lac a Paul project's TraMan zone and identified a new inferred resource at the Traverse zone.
Toronto's Corsa Coal today announced plans to acquire all the issued and outstanding shares of PBS Coals, a low-volatile metallurgical coal producer based in Pennsylvania.
"What we've seen over the last 18 months is a sure, steady increase in the cobalt price," Global Cobalt President and CEO Erin Chutter said in a recent conference call. That, of course, is good news for the company's Russia-based Karakul cobalt project.
Special chemicals company Albemarle is merging with Rockwood Holdings, the largest lithium products producer, in a transaction valued at $6.2 billion.