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Leonard Melman

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Leonard Melman, publisher of The Melman Report, has been writing about precious and base metals for more than two decades as monthly columnist for California-based ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal and Vancouver's Resource World Magazine. He focuses on how political and financial considerations impact the world of mining and the prices of the metals.




Recent Interviews

Leonard Melman: Put Your Trust in Precious Metals, Not Governments (11/6/13) Continued fiscal stimulus, high debt levels and loss of confidence in governments will lead to the return of big inflation and a consequent big run-up in precious and other metals, says Leonard Melman, author of The Melman Report. In this interview with The Gold Report, Melman examines six companies he believes are well positioned to generate stock-price multiples when the bull market returns.

Leonard Melman: Are You Prepared for Hyperinflation? (3/6/13) As looming inflation, currency wars and a possible run on gold threaten to derail markets, Leonard Melman, author of The Melman Report, is setting his sights on the midtier and near-term producers that he wants to scoop up when the blood is in the streets. In this interview with The Gold Report, Melman explains why gold, silver and the companies bringing them out of the ground could do very well in the second half of 2013.

Leonard Melman Finds the Fiscal Cliff a Boon for Precious Metals (12/26/12) Surveying reality from his perch on Vancouver Island, Leonard Melman is a veritable sage in the world of metal mining analysis. In an interview with The Gold Report, the economic philosopher is troubled about the direction of the global economy. However, there are a few bright spots for eagle-eyed junior metal investors, he reports, and names some of his favorite picks.

Recent Quotes

"The upward potential of SVB's Sierra Mojada project appears to be sizable." (11/6/13) Silver Bull Resources Inc. - The Gold Report Interview with Leonard Melman Moreá>

"GPR has a good combination of production and development projects." (11/6/13) Great Panther Silver Ltd. - The Gold Report Interview with Leonard Melman Moreá>

"BAR just raised $6M, and the trends along the Ontario-Quebec border have seen enormous metals production." (11/6/13) Balmoral Resources Ltd. - The Gold Report Interview with Leonard Melman Moreá>

"I like CCE and I think the world of the people who run it." (11/6/13) Commerce Resources Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Leonard Melman Moreá>

"SVB's Serra Mojada project has excellent infrastructure." (8/27/13) Silver Bull Resources Inc. - Leonard Melman, Prospecting and Mining Journal Moreá>

"ZC has the capital to acquire projects at rock-bottom prices that can become new sources of capital." (3/6/13) Zimtu Capital Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Leonard Melman Moreá>

"SVL is building value and the share price has reflected it." (3/6/13) SilverCrest Mines Inc. - The Gold Report Interview with Leonard Melman Moreá>

"GPR has both the reserves and production capacity." (3/6/13) Great Panther Silver Ltd. - The Gold Report Interview with Leonard Melman Moreá>

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"The fact that CCE has achieved two PEAs on widely separate projects is a very positive feature." (3/6/13) Commerce Resources Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Leonard Melman Moreá>

"ANK is changing direction to bring in current revenue, so it doesn't have to go to the financial markets to sustain its own exploration work." (3/6/13) Angkor Gold Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Leonard Melman Moreá>

"If the market environment for the whole junior mining sector improves, then ZC stands to profit substantially." (12/26/12) Zimtu Capital Corp. - The Gold Report with Leonard Melman Moreá>

"CCE is attracting interest from potential end-users and possible joint venture partners." (12/26/12) Commerce Resources Corp. - The Gold Report with Leonard Melman Moreá>

"SVL is expanding resources and increasing production." (12/26/12) SilverCrest Mines Inc. - The Gold Report with Leonard Melman Moreá>

"OK's project is huge." (12/26/12) Orko Silver Corp. - The Gold Report with Leonard Melman Moreá>

"From a risk/reward ratio, I believe it is a good time to acquire DNI's shares." (12/26/12) DNI Metals Inc. - The Gold Report with Leonard Melman Moreá>

"BAR has a great chance of success in the Detour Gold Trend along the QuÚbec-Ontario border." (12/26/12) Balmoral Resources Ltd. - The Gold Report Interview with Leonard Melman Moreá>

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