Spreading the Fever
July 2005 by StaffOur staff recently introduced the entire student body at Twin Lakes Christian School in Aptos, California, to gold fever. More than a few seemed to catch it.
Yet 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.
How can I determine if there are precious metals in the groundwater?
It’s a novel twist on the vending machine: in go the coins, out comes a nugget of gold.
In the old days, each miner staked his claim, and in lode prospecting, the end result was often that one mining company grew up out of each of those individual claims and several different mining companies would often be working on...
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Robert Sanregret—Attorney at Law
Western Mining Council
National Association of Mining Districts
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