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Companies Commented On
- Atico Mining Corp.
- Colorado Resources Ltd.
- Falco Pacific Resource Group
- Gold Reach Resources Ltd.
- Imperial Metals Corp.
- Klondex Mines Ltd.
- Lake Shore Gold Corp.
- Marathon Gold Corp
- Marlin Gold Mining Ltd.
- Mega Precious Metals Inc.
- Rambler Metals & Mining Plc
- Temex Resources Corp.
- Timmins Gold Corp.
- Trevali Mining Corp.
Derek Macpherson is a mining analyst at M Partners; before joining M Partners he worked in mining research for a bank-owned investment dealer. Prior to entering capital markets, MacPherson spent six years working as a metallurgist. Macpherson has a Bachelor of Engineering and Management in materials science and a finance-focused MBA.
Derek Macpherson: Is It a Love Affair or a Tryst? (3/12/14) Investors have again begun flirting with the junior mining sector. Will it lead to a love affair or is it just a tryst? Derek Macpherson, a mining analyst with M Partners, believes it is still too early to be taking on high-risk, high-leverage names. In this interview with The Gold Report, he advises investors to carefully choose low-risk companies, even in this early stage of a rising gold price environment, and names a handful that investors could fall in love with.
Three Essentials to Look for in Junior Mining Equities: Derek Macpherson (10/21/13) Underappreciated companies and companies with management teams that have disappointed in the past can be opportunities to buy, not sell, says Derek Macpherson of M Partners. Don't be dazzled by flashy drill results, he advises. In this interview with The Gold Report, Macpherson says that investors are better to look for junior explorers with long-term vision, high grades and simple operations in good jurisdictions, and names eight companies that make the grade.
"TV is positioning itself as the next midtier base metal producer with significant leverage to a favorable macro-environment for zinc." (10/29/13) Trevali Mining Corp. - Derek Macpherson, M Partners Moreá>
"ATY is making the rapid transition from being a base metal developer to a producer; it should be generating positive operating cash flow by year-end." (10/22/13) Atico Mining Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Derek Macpherson Moreá>
"With so few vehicles to play in zincĺs positive macro environment, TV could trade at a premium to its peers. It should be generating cash very soon." (10/22/13) Trevali Mining Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Derek Macpherson Moreá>
"PRB's discovery is important for Ontario because it changes the whole geological understanding of this part of Canada." (4/21/14) Probe Mines Limited - The Gold Report Interview with Willem Middelkoop and Terence van der Hout Moreá>