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Jocelyn August

Sagient Research

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Jocelyn August is the senior analyst and product manager for CatalystTracker, a proprietary research product focused on identifying and analyzing the future events that will materially impact publicly traded companies. In her five years at Sagient Research, she has developed expertise in the highly event-driven medical device and diagnostic sector. In addition, she spearheaded the development of a new Natural Resource Industry product within the CatalystTracker product line with the publication of the Catalyst Impact Study: Natural Resources Sector. Outside of Sagient, August was named the director of communications for the San Diego Professional Chapter of MBA Women International. August received a Master of Business Administration from the Rady School of Management at University of California, San Diego, and graduated cum laude from the University of California, San Diego, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in sociology.




Recent Interviews

Jocelyn August: Upcoming Catalysts for Precious and Base Metals, Uranium and Oil and Gas Plays (7/22/14) Timing the market is sometimes more important than finding the right equities. But if you can time the market and find the right equities, that can be the most direct path to success. Jocelyn August, senior analyst and product manager with Sagient Research's CatalystTracker.com, follows catalysts that move resource stocks with regularity, sometimes 10% or more. In this interview with The Mining Report, August discusses some upcoming catalysts in the precious and base metals spaces, and names others in uranium and oil and gas.

Eight Catalyst-Driven Biotechs Ready to Advance: Michael Hay and Jocelyn August (11/26/13) Investors are attracted to small- and micro-cap biotech stocks because their life cycles are filled with share-moving milestones. Michael Hay and Jocelyn August of Sagient Research handicap those milestones and calculate the probabilities that drugs in development will be approved and successful in the marketplace. In this interview with The Life Sciences Report, Hay and August set a table investors can be thankful for, naming companies with upcoming catalysts and real potential for upside.

Eight Catalysts That Can Move Your Mining Stocks: Jocelyn August (8/6/13) Catalysts can move mining equities substantially up or down, so being aware of upcoming news and events is key to portfolio management. Sagient Research's Jocelyn August advises investors to look for miners with good management teams that are transparent in their announcements and consistently meet their deadlines. In this interview with The Metals Report, August outlines the eight biggest catalysts in the mining space and discusses companies with anticipated near-term catalysts.

Recent Quotes

"We're looking at a construction decision at the Cerro del Gallo silver-gold project operated by P." (7/22/14) Primero Mining Corp. - The Mining Report Interview with Jocelyn August More >

"FXEN successfully completed production testing on the Lisewo-2K well in Poland." (7/22/14) FX Energy Inc. - The Mining Report Interview with Jocelyn August More >

"We expect FDA approval in the near term—likely by the end of the year—for OCLS' Microcyn Hydrogel device." (11/26/13) Oculus Innovative Sciences Inc. - The Life Sciences Report Interview with Jocelyn August More >

"CSI's Serra Pelada project is expected to go into production by the end of the year." (8/6/13) Colossus Minerals Inc. - The Metals Report Interview with Jocelyn August More >

"We are also looking at two catalysts this quarter for CTG, an updated resource estimate and a PEA." (8/6/13) Global Minerals Ltd. - The Metals Report Interview with Jocelyn August More >

"We expect several near-term catalysts for SVB's Sierra Mojada project." (8/6/13) Silver Bull Resources Inc. - The Metals Report Interview with Jocelyn August More >

"EXXI's Davy Jones is an interesting project because no other companies have tried to go that deep in the Gulf of Mexico." (7/30/13) Energy XXI - The Energy Report Interview with Jocelyn August More >

"Good news on production tests at the Tuchola-3K well put FXEN's shares up almost 19%." (7/30/13) FX Energy Inc. - The Energy Report Interview with Jocelyn August More >

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"SVB has upcoming catalysts and is definitely able to fund the Sierra Mojada silver project for the time being." (2/27/13) Silver Bull Resources Inc. - The Gold Report Interview with Jocelyn August More >

"Because of the size of the Island project, it will be interesting to see what RIC is able to do." (2/27/13) Richmont Mines Inc. - The Gold Report Interview with Jocelyn August More >

"PZG's PEA could definitely be a share-moving event." (2/27/13) Paramount Gold and Silver Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Jocelyn August More >

"MAG has a lot of catalysts upcoming in the near term." (2/27/13) MAG Silver Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Jocelyn August More >

"GPR has a near-term, Q1/13 catalyst, which is another permit completion." (2/27/13) Great Panther Silver Ltd. - The Gold Report Interview with Jocelyn August More >

"BRD's YOY growth in production is 39%, with a YOY decline of cash costs by 38%." (2/27/13) Brigus Gold Corp. acquired by Primero Mining - The Gold Report Interview with Jocelyn August More >

"BRI is an interesting company because of its strategy of acquiring advanced-stage properties to reduce exploration risk." (2/27/13) Brazil Resources Inc. - The Gold Report Interview with Jocelyn August More >

"A lot of people are looking forward to seeing what else AMM is going to do with Ixtaca." (2/27/13) Almaden Minerals Ltd. - The Gold Report Interview with Jocelyn August More >

"MAG has not put all of its eggs in one basket. As a result, there is less risk in Cinco de Mayo." (11/19/12) MAG Silver Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Jocelyn August More >

"This will be a big quarter for BRD." (11/19/12) Brigus Gold Corp. acquired by Primero Mining - The Gold Report Interview with Jocelyn August More >

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