Melman on Gold & Silver
August 2002 by Leonard MelmanYet another term has entered the lexicon of investment analysis and that term is “Fallen Angels.” No, we are not referring to religious icons or celestial bodies. Rather, the investment community has dubbed the debt instruments of once-prosperous companies that have now fallen on hard times with that moniker.
- Imitation is the sincerest form of...theft
- SF hands out more needles than report cards
NovaGold Resources announced that it has struck a $60 million private placement deal with Electrum Strategic Resources and will use the cash to repay debt and fund exploration and development.
• Pombo to introduce ESA reform bill
• Utah addresses roadless areas
• Appeal by active duty soldier
The need to bring mining back to North America is more urgent than ever.
• People in lead houses should not throw stones...
• The Anything-but-Affordable Care Act
It was not hard to find negative news during the past month, not hard at all. We were overwhelmed with continuing stories of the Israeli-Hezbollah conflict, which took place in southern Lebanon, and Israel remained at war with Hamas in Gaza.
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