Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices
February 2022 by Staff
...as a holder of contrarian points of view, I am somewhat delighted to see the recent enormous surge in published negative commentaries regarding gold's future.
…2017 was just the first year with a small increase after a huge drop off in exploration activity. It may take many years of future increases to get back to where the activity was in 2012, as projected increases in exploration spending are seen to be slow and steady.
When one of the major currencies in the world begins to decline steadily, based on monetary history we would expect a bias toward positive movements in the precious metals.
As we have noted through the years, perhaps the most direct, single influence on the future of gold and silver is their monetary opposite—currencies in general, the US Dollar in particular.
While most prospectors, mine operators and business owners are aware that “like-kind” exchanges can be an excellent way to postpone the gain resulting when any of the operation’s assets are disposed of, few give any thought to the value...
One of the most surprising jolts of the past month came with the decision of the Supreme Court upholding the legality of what has come to be known as “ObamaCare.”
The Bawl Mill • Ask The Experts - Claim staking as a job? • Ask The Experts - Tests for silver, platinum and rhodium? • Ask The Experts - Can refining be done without chemicals? • Small High-Grade Pocket Districts • Underwater Reclamation • Gold Detecting—Are You Up For It? • Crystallized Gold Mines of California • Gold Prospecting for Better or Worse: Never Go Alone • Prepping Your Gold Detecting Spots • How Far Has That Gold Traveled? • 'Outer Space' Diamond Headed for Auction • Melman on Gold & Silver