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Jeff Desjardins

Tickerscores , Visual Capitalist

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Jeff Desjardins founded, a universal, independent and comprehensive stock scoring system that gives investors unprecedented access to investment research on mining stocks. Tickerscores has coverage of over 450 precious metals companies on the TSX and TSX-V and compares them head-to-head to make due diligence easier for investors. Each quarter, Tickerscores also puts out an in-depth Top 10 Report of the highest scoring stocks in the system and other analyst picks.

Recent Interviews

Jeff Desjardins and James Fraser Look at Junior Miners in a Way that May Surprise You (9/16/14) It's never too late to find a new way to evaluate mining companies, and Jeff Desjardins and James Fraser of have developed one based on over 20 different criteria. Add in some near-term catalysts and the wheat separates from the chaff. In this interview with The Mining Report, Desjardins and Fraser share the names of companies with some of's highest junior mining scores.

The Visual Capitalist's Guide to Precious Metals Stock Picking (11/4/13) With more than 1,700 precious metals mining companies listed on the Toronto exchanges, separating the wheat from the chaff is no easy task. Visual Capitalist has developed Tickerscores, an empirical approach to scoring gold explorers, developers and producers. In this interview with The Gold Report, Jeff Desjardins, president of Visual Capitalist, and Rob Fuhrman, lead analyst, walk readers through their methodology and reveal which companies in Canada, Mexico and the U.S. measure up as high-potential investments.

Recent Quotes

"CYD was just taken out by Agnico Eagle Mines for $205M at a premium of 42.5%." (9/16/14) Cayden Resources Inc. - The Mining Report Interview with Jeff Desjardins Moreá>

"MLN was featured in our most recent Top 10 report." (9/16/14) Marlin Gold Mining Ltd. - The Mining Report Interview with Jeff Desjardins Moreá>

"The economics on VIT's Eagle project are some of the best in the Yukon." (3/13/14) Victoria Gold Corp. - Jeff Desjardins, Tickerscores Moreá>

"With $191M in cash, NG's balance sheet is strong." (3/13/14) NOVAGOLD - Jeff Desjardins, Tickerscores Moreá>

"PRB discovered a high-grade system in addition to the 4 Moz resource." (2/12/14) Probe Metals Inc. - Jeff Desjardins, Tickerscores Moreá>

"PVG's Brucejack is one of the best gold deposits in the world, with 13 Moz gold at 13.5 g/t." (2/12/14) Pretium Resources Inc. - Jeff Desjardins, Tickerscores Moreá>

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