Mining Stocks—Things to Consider Before You Invest
March 2007 by Chris RalphWith the strong gold and silver prices we have had for the last couple years, exploration for gold and silver is on the rise around the world. Junior (smaller) exploration firms are out sampling, trenching and drilling their properties.
Putting it all together, we have indications that the petroleum price increases could continue and we believe that if that is the case, the impact on precious metals would be positive.
…I was looking down on what was a frightening 500-foot sheer drop-off. We were precariously close to the edge as the shoulder was practically non-existent.
Hard times for the copper industry could cost property owners in Grant County.
There is a unique anticipation that comes with waking in gold country. The long early morning rays bring warmth after a cold night. Restless nights allow thoughts of gold hidden in the ground for too long.
After weeks, months, even years of eager anticipation, the New Millennium has dawned!
The Alaska Miners Association recently released a report on the Economic Impact of Mining on Alaska. The numbers are impressive:
• Positive bill passes House
• Anti-mining bill dies in Washington State
The Bawl Mill • Ask the Experts — What are Washington state prospecting regulations? • Ask The Experts — Could you please write an article explaining core samples? • Ask The Experts — Please tell me more about the Tullock II rule. • Prospecting on Pickering Bar • Persistence Pays off for Cusac Gold Mines • Internet Posting Fuels Gold Rush in Brazilian Town • North Idaho Mine to Open Again in 2008 • Working Life of Troy Mine Could Be Extended • Lucky Shot Mine and the Willow Creek Plutons • Sampling Mineral Deposits • In Pursuit of Gold and Silver in the Sierra Madres—Purchasing Land in Mexico • Swiss Mining Company Demands Compensation From Bolivia • Canadian Mint to Unveil $1 Million Coin • Woman Gets 90 Months in Mining Fraud Case • Looking Back • Melman on Gold & Silver • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices