Silver slipped below $19 to hit $18.93 earlier this week, but some analysts believe that the Friday release of official US November employment data will help the metal turn itself around.
Copper prices have recovered slightly from early-week lows. However, the red metal has once again fallen victim to concerns over federal stimulus plans, sliding back from a nine-day high to $7,080.25 per tonne on the London Metal Exchange.
Klondex Mines (TSX:KDX), working to put its Fire Creek gold project in Nevada into production, on Wednesday said it will pay Newmont Mining (NYSE:NEM) about $83 million for its Midas mine and milling facility in the same state.
The end of the year is in sight, and many investors will soon be forced to take painful losses. David H. Smith, senior analyst at The Morgan Report, says that smart investors will take care to cull the weakest mining stocks from their portfolios and reinvest the proceeds in truly undervalued companies. In this interview with The Gold Report, Smith contends that once the market has worked through this process, a rejuvenated bull market in precious metals will eventually lead to a vertical rise in equities, with platinum group metals leading the way.
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A cargo truck stolen early on Tuesday while transporting cobalt-60, a radioactive cobalt isotope, was found yesterday afternoon near Hueypoxtla, Mexico.
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As China continues to urbanize, iron ore demand will remain robust, with prices staying in the $130 to $140 a tonne range for the next couple of years, says the executive VP of CFH Capital.
Authorities are unsure whether two men who stole a cargo truck carrying cobalt-60 were after just the truck or the potentially dangerous radioactive cobalt isotope.