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Matt Gibson

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Matt Gibson covers the rare earth, uranium and iron ore spaces, and prior thereto the base metals developers and junior producers. His more macro focus and financial acumen have helped to support commodity-related calls and augment the wealth of technical expertise on the mining research team. Gibson holds a Master of Business Administration from McMaster University, where he focused on financial markets and business valuation, and a bachelor's degree (Honors) in economics from McMaster University.




Recent Interviews

The Rare Earth Sector Needs These Three Things to Prosper (12/18/12) For too long, the rare earth space has operated in obscurity. Greater clarity on prices, inventory levels and demand will create more market stability, according to Matt Gibson, institutional research analyst with CIBC World Markets. In this Critical Metals Report interview, Gibson emphasizes that rare earths are for the risk takers—at least for now. For the strong of stomach, he offers details on trading levels, catalysts and opportunities. How will you place your bets?

CIBC's Matt Gibson Sees Upside in Iron in 2013 (12/17/12) Investors who want to play in the iron and copper space should look to small-cap producers for attractive valuations and lower risk, says Matt Gibson, institutional research analyst with CIBC World Markets. In this Gold Report interview, he says he believes iron has found its floor in 2012 and names iron ore and copper companies with upside potential.

Recent Quotes

"Names like RES have the highest beta to REE prices and general sentiment in the space." (12/18/12) Rare Element Resources Ltd. - The Critical Metals Report Interview with Matt Gibson Moreá>

"FRO's mineralogy has a known processing method and a strong financial partner." (12/18/12) Frontier Rare Earths Ltd. - The Critical Metals Report Interview with Matt Gibson Moreá>

"Getting the larger taconite projects up and running could be a real game changer for NML." (12/17/12) New Millennium Iron Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Matt Gibson Moreá>

"ADV has potential catalysts on the horizon, including the release of definitive feasibility studies, rail agreements and permitting." (12/17/12) Alderon Iron Ore Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Matt Gibson Moreá>

"We maintain our Sector Outperformer rating on NML." (9/18/12) New Millennium Iron Corp. - Matt Gibson, CIBC World Markets Moreá>

"There is substantial value in FRO's current share price." (2/22/12) Frontier Rare Earths Ltd. - Matt Gibson, Moreá>

"FRO's partnership with KORES helps substantially derisk Zandkopsdrift." (12/5/11) Frontier Rare Earths Ltd. - Matt Gibson, Moreá>

(3/6/11) Frontier Rare Earths Ltd. - Matt Gibson, Moreá>



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