Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices
August 2013 by Staff
Just as we were sitting down to write this column, a political bombshell was released when Rick Santorum announced he was terminating his efforts to win the Republican Presidential nomination, virtually assuring the nomination will be to Mitt Romney. The remaining candidates, Ron Paul and Newt Gingrich appear to have no realistic chances.
…the general investment community has turned away from mining shares over the past three years and moved whole-heartedly into conventional investments.
...miners, prospectors and mining related businesses are discovering that capital investments in equipment, machinery and other business assets are more affordable today than ever before.
In our opinion, these dizzying up and down moves reflect not so much a change in the direction of hard data, but rather fluctuations in sentiment regarding the degree of danger relating to the overall international economic structure.
Many observers have questioned why the precious metals have not enjoyed strong rallies despite a growing number of positive indicators.
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