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Jeff Desjardins

Visual Capitalist

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Jeff Desjardins founded Visual Capitalist, a popular investor website that focuses on precious metals and commodities. Desjardins believes in the fusion of information and design to give investors insight in ways never done before. At the beginning of 2013, he created the concept for Visual Capitalist's latest endeavor: a universal, independent and comprehensive stock scoring system that would give investors unprecedented access to investment research on mining stocks.




Recent Interviews

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

"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 Mines Limited - 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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