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Kwong-Mun Achong Low

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Kwong-Mun Achong Low is a mining analyst with a focus on precious metal equities. He previously worked at a Canadian bank owned dealer and at a U.S.-based brokerage. Achong Low obtained both his Master of Business Administration and Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Toronto. He is also a CFA charterholder.




Recent Interviews

Repositioning into Royalties for Richer Returns: Kwong-Mun Achong Low (3/8/13) Royalty plays may have once been strictly the domain of larger companies, but smaller names are shifting gears to enter the space. Can the smaller players make the numbers work for their shareholders? Kwong-Mun Achong Low, an analyst with Jennings Capital, believes they can. Achong Low tells The Gold Report about which juniors are making the leap into royalties.

A Path to Gold and Copper Production: Kwong-Mun Achong Low (1/20/12) Kwong-Mun Achong Low, an analyst with Northern Securities in Canada, thinks that copper and gold juniors are in for a better run this year. He's ferreted out the juniors with the most promising management and assets that are on a path to production—not to mention rising stock prices. In this exclusive interview with The Gold Report, Achong Low discusses why copper may have a slight edge on gold in 2012 and what companies are the crown jewels of his coverage list.

Recent Quotes

"Construction at SVL's mill continues; completion is expected in Q1/14." (10/9/13) SilverCrest Mines Inc. - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"We like the broader exploration potential of SCZ's San Felipe." (10/9/13) Santacruz Silver Mining Ltd. - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"SCZ's Las Lamas vein has been extended 450m along strike and 100m at depth." (10/2/13) Santacruz Silver Mining Ltd. - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"Mill expansion to 2,500 tpd at P's San Dimas is well underway." (9/30/13) Primero Mining Corp. - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"We are impressed with the exploration potential at SVL's Santa Elena." (9/5/13) SilverCrest Mines Inc. - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"SCZ's management expects Rosario to be cash-flow positive by Q4/13." (9/3/13) Santacruz Silver Mining Ltd. - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"SVL's cash costs for Q2/13 were 3% lower than our estimate." (8/15/13) SilverCrest Mines Inc. - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"SVL's Santa Elena continues apace for a measured startup toward the back half of 2014." (7/26/13) SilverCrest Mines Inc. - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

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"SVL's silver production surpassed our projections by 32%." (7/17/13) SilverCrest Mines Inc. - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"SCZ remains securely financed; it represents good relative value." (7/2/13) Santacruz Silver Mining Ltd. - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"The high-grade zone at PRB's Borden Gold project shows remarkable continuity and predictability." (6/18/13) Probe Mines Limited - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"SCZ released the best intercept to date at Gavilanes; we view it as very impressive." (6/13/13) Santacruz Silver Mining Ltd. - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"The generous increase in reserves showcases the potential at SVL's Santa Elena mine." (5/30/13) SilverCrest Mines Inc. - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"PRB has an enviable treasury and Borden remains a robust project." (5/29/13) Probe Mines Limited - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"We reiterate our Buy recommendation on SVL." (5/16/13) SilverCrest Mines Inc. - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"PRB announced metallurgical results showing recoveries that exceed our expectations." (4/26/13) Probe Mines Limited - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"We reiterate our Buy recommendation for SVL" (4/24/13) SilverCrest Mines Inc. - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"SCZ has placed its first mine into production under budget and on schedule." (4/16/13) Santacruz Silver Mining Ltd. - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"Gutsy stepout drilling hit high grades at PRB's Borden gold project in Ontario." (4/9/13) Probe Mines Limited - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"We like SVL for its growth profile and management's ability to execute." (4/1/13) SilverCrest Mines Inc. - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"We like EXN's focused strategy on production." (3/27/13) Excellon Resources Inc. - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"We like SVL for its growth profile and management's ability to execute." (3/15/13) SilverCrest Mines Inc. - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"PRB's deposit comes to surface, which benefits open-pit mining, and the resource is substantial." (3/8/13) Probe Mines Limited - The Gold Report Interview with Kwong-Mun Achong Low Moreá>

"IRL already produces about 25 Koz gold every year, but it also has a bigger project in Peru that it wants to bring on-line." (3/8/13) Minera IRL Ltd. - The Gold Report Interview with Kwong-Mun Achong Low Moreá>

"PRB remains cheap versus its peers; we reiterate our Buy rating." (2/21/13) Probe Mines Limited - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"We maintain our Buy rating on IRL." (2/19/13) Minera IRL Ltd. - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"PRB has a significant higher-grade, open pittable deposit located in one of the best mining jurisdictions." (1/16/13) Probe Mines Limited - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"Management has done an excellent job of preparing Ollachea for the next level of value realization." (1/10/13) Minera IRL Ltd. - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"We maintain our Buy rating on IRL." (1/10/13) Minera IRL Ltd. - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"We are impressed with the many facets of PRB." (1/9/13) Probe Mines Limited - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"PRB announced its best hole to date at Borden Lake." (12/12/12) Probe Mines Limited - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"We view PRB's Goldex sale as positive." (11/23/12) Probe Mines Limited - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"We are re-initiating coverage on IRL with a Buy rating." (11/23/12) Minera IRL Ltd. - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

"We are initiating coverage on PRB, which is trading cheaply compared to its peers." (10/24/12) Probe Mines Limited - Kwong-Mun Achong Low, Jennings Capital Moreá>

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