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.
Backing from two well-known financiers bumped shares of Kaminak Gold up about 32 percent today.
Barrick Gold plans to form a joint venture with Saudi Arabia's Ma'aden in order to make some headway on its Jabal Sayid copper project.
In an attempt to clear the air, China has issued a ruling that requires 30 percent of all government vehicle purchases to be for alternative energy vehicles by 2016.
Fission Uranium released assay results from seven holes drilled on the Patterson Lake South uranium project. They only add to the company's already existing repertoire of excellent results.