Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices
February 2000 by Staff
A second copper mine is opening in Utah with prices for the metal at their highest in a decade.
Q: What classes should one take if planning on majoring in mining engineering or geology?
• He can manage the taxpayers' money, but not his own?
• Government debt to reach yet another milestone...
• Speaking of ObamaCare...
When hunting for nuggets does not yield any gold for a couple days, it can get pretty frustrating. But it turns into serious mental anguish when it stretches into weeks or months.
Improvements in mining equipment and techniques, along with a higher gold price, make many mining properties profitable today that may not have been in the past.
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