Great Basin Gold (GBG)

Market Cap: $639 million

Industry: Gold

Headquartered in Vancouver, Great Basin Gold ( GBG) is engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and trial mining of precious metals. This penny stock has recently begun exploring precious metal deposits in Tanzania and Mozambique. Since January, GBG has seen a stock increase of 10.5%, and boasts a current share price of $1.89. Analysts are estimating earnings of $0.02 this quarter, which is up from an EPS of -$0.03 a year ago.