Streetwise Expert Interviews

Thomas Drolet

Finding Gold Dollars in Nevada: Thomas Drolet

Patience is the key to a golden future for both investors and miners. Thomas Drolet of Drolet & Associates Energy Services Inc. is an energy expert who is also an avid gold investor. He typically visits the mines in which he has a stake and talks turkey with managers. He has found a sweet spot for gold in his basic portfolio—and he shares a few of his favorites with The Gold Report.

(11/19/14) More >
Michael Slifirski

Credit Suisse Analyst Michael Slifirski: New Non-Chinese Graphite and Vanadium Supply Could Create New Demand

More may really be better for end users and mining companies when it comes to graphite. Credit Suisse Analyst Michael Slifirski sees something a lot bigger than a zero-sum game in minerals. In this interview with The Mining Report, he explains how a steady source of graphite and vanadium from outside China could create whole new markets for energy storage and aluminum anodes. And he knows just the company to convince manufacturers to make the commitment.

(11/18/14) More >
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Chen Lin Says Gold Miners Need to Produce at $1,000/oz or Less to Survive

The author of the What is Chen Buying? What is Chen Selling? expects a probable gold near-term low of $1,000/ounce. Once the bottom is in, he believes the miners that have survived will be in an enviable position, able to buy lucrative assets at bargain prices. (11/17/14) More >

Newsletter Briefs

"I am impressed by PGLC's play at the south end of the Carlin Trend." (11/19/14) Pershing Gold Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Thomas Drolet More >

"THO has a competitive cost profile; this sets it apart from industry peers." (11/17/14) Tahoe Resources Inc. - Christopher De Sousa, Seeking Alpha More >

"I am very high on Nevada and the Carlin Trend of gold mines operated by juniors such as RPM." (11/19/14) Rye Patch Gold Corp. - The Mining Report Interview with Thomas Drolet More >

"TEN's value is enhanced by its potential royalty stream." (11/19/14) Terraco Gold Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Thomas Drolet More >

"VGQ's merger with Osisko is a good deal for both companies." (11/17/14) Virginia Mines Inc. - Brent Cook, Exploration Insights More >

"ICG's new plan should shave off quite a few millions from the capex." (11/13/14) Integra Gold Corp. - Thibaut Lepouttre, Caesars Report More >

"PVG's Brucejack deposit in British Columbia is phenomenal—one of the highest grades in the world in a politically safe jurisdiction." (11/17/14) Pretium Resources Inc. - The Gold Report Interview with Chen Lin More >

"RIC's team has a wealth of experience." (11/10/14) Richmont Mines Inc. - Vivien Diniz, Gold Investing News More >

Expert Analysis

"PG's shift in focus brings potential production at Cove-McCoy forward." (11/20/14) Premier Gold Mines Ltd. - Rob Chang, Cantor Fitzgerald More >

"SLW's Q3/14 production from Salobo reached a record as a consequence of the ramp-up of Salobo II." (11/18/14) Silver Wheaton Corp. - Charles Gibson, Edison Investment Research More >

"AXR's AEG division continues to generate sufficient cash to keep the lights on." (11/17/14) Alexco Resource Corp. - Christos Doulis, PI Financial More >

"CNL's PEA outlines the strong underlying economics of Buriticá and the ability to withstand lower metal prices." (11/17/14) Continental Gold Ltd. - Dan Rollins, RBC Capital Markets More >

"KDX has successfully transformed from developer to producer." (11/14/14) Klondex Mines Ltd. - Barry Allan, Mackie Research Capital More >

"P has added substantial value to San Dimas by extending the veins of its biggest producers." (11/13/14) Primero Mining Corp. - Matthew Sheppard, Jacob Securities More >

"SVL's Q3/14 net income of $3.6M was better than our $2.2M estimate." (11/13/14) SilverCrest Mines Inc. - Philip Ker, PI Financial More >

"We believe investors are drawn to FVI's healthy balance sheet and peer-leading all-in sustaining costs." (11/12/14) Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. - Craig Johnston, Scotia Capital More >

Learn More About Companies in This Issue

Producers

Alkane Resources Ltd.

Allied Nevada Gold Corp.

Argonaut Gold Inc.

Atna Resources Ltd.

Carbine Tungsten Ltd.

Comstock Mining Inc.

Excellon Resources Inc.

Fortuna Silver Mines Inc.

Galane Gold Ltd.

Goldcorp Inc.

Gran Colombia Gold Corp.

Great Panther Silver Ltd.

Klondex Mines Ltd.

Largo Resources Ltd.

Mandalay Resources Corp.

Marlin Gold Mining Ltd.

Primero Mining Corp.

Richmont Mines Inc.

Sierra Metals Inc.

Silver Wheaton Corp.

SilverCrest Mines Inc.

St Andrew Goldfields Ltd.

Tahoe Resources Inc.

Timmins Gold Corp.

Trevali Mining Corp.

Royalty Companies

Franco-Nevada Corp.

Silver Wheaton Corp.

Terraco Gold Corp.

Virginia Mines Inc.

Vista Gold Corp.

Near-Term Producers

Alexco Resource Corp.

Asanko Gold Inc.

Continental Gold Ltd.

DNA Precious Metals Inc.

Excelsior Mining Corp.

Focus Graphite Inc.

Guyana Goldfields Inc.

Integra Gold Corp.

MAG Silver Corp.

Northern Minerals Ltd.

NOVAGOLD

Pershing Gold Corp.

Syrah Resources Ltd.

True Gold Mining Inc.

Project Generators

Almaden Minerals Ltd.

Midland Exploration Inc.

Explorers

Almaden Minerals Ltd.

Auryn Resources Inc.

Balmoral Resources Ltd.

Castle Mountain Mining Co. Ltd.

Clifton Star Resources Inc.

Columbus Gold Corp.

Commerce Resources Corp.

Continental Gold Ltd.

Eagle Hill Exploration Corp.

Exeter Resource Corp.

Gold Standard Ventures Corp.

Integra Gold Corp.

Lion One Metals Ltd.

Mason Graphite Inc.

Medallion Resources Ltd.

Midland Exploration Inc.

Namibia Rare Earths Inc.

North American Nickel Inc.

Pilot Gold Inc.

Precipitate Gold Corp.

Premier Gold Mines Ltd.

Pretium Resources Inc.

Probe Mines Limited

Red Eagle Mining Corp.

Rye Patch Gold Corp.

Source Exploration Corp.

Terraco Gold Corp.

TerraX Minerals Inc.

True Gold Mining Inc.

Unigold Inc.

Victoria Gold Corp.

Virginia Mines Inc.

Vista Gold Corp.

WCB Resources Ltd.

Merchant Banks and Funds

Forbes & Manhattan

Zimtu Capital Corp.

Critical and Specialty Metals & Minerals

Alkane Resources Ltd.

Balmoral Resources Ltd.

Commerce Resources Corp.

Focus Graphite Inc.

Largo Resources Ltd.

Mandalay Resources Corp.

Mason Graphite Inc.

Medallion Resources Ltd.

Midland Exploration Inc.

Namibia Rare Earths Inc.

North American Nickel Inc.

Northern Minerals Ltd.

Syrah Resources Ltd.