$CSR.V Samples 3.1% Cobalt in Underground Bulk Sample

Electric Vehicle, Cobalt Demand

Frank Basa's Castle Silver is feeling the joy as  an underground sampling program returned high-grade cobalt in the range of 3.1% from areas on the first level of the Castle mine near Gowganda, Ontario. Highlights are as follows (see table below for complete results): 3.1% cobalt in sample CSR-UG-T-2 (mini-bulk) 1.04% cobalt in sample CSR-UG-T-3 (mini-bulk) 2.3% cobalt in sample CSR-17-10 (composite from the two mini-bulk samples) More samples are pending and the high … [Read more...]

Wallbridge Posts Great Gold Drill Intercepts: $WM

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Wallbridge's step-out drilling intersects 237.81 g/t gold over 7.02 meters on the Fenelon Gold property in Quebec. These initial assay results are from its third round of exploration drilling on the 100-per-cent-owned Fenelon gold property in Quebec. Another six holes are still pending. The market is paying more attention now! "We continue to be pleasantly surprised by the drill results from Fenelon," stated Marz Kord, president and chief executive officer of Wallbridge. "We knew when we … [Read more...]

Glen Eagle Updates the Market: $GER.V

Glen Eagle

Glen Eagle Resources ($GER.V) has released the latest pictures from the Cobra Oro gold processsing plant, showing that the last expansion phase of the plant is almost complete. A new ball mill is being installed and all the infrastructure is now in place to receive increased throughput. Insiders continue to increase their shareholdings as nearly one million shares have been purchased over the last two months. Insiders with a few key partners own approximately 50% of all shares … [Read more...]

Blue Moon Zinc CEO, Patrick McGrath $MOON

Blue Moon Patrick McGrath

This development stage zinc play is focused on advancing a potential underground operation in the foothills of California, USA- expect an exciting PDAC from this group as their PEA should be ready about that time. Patrick McGrath's brief INN video here:   ~DISCLAIMER~ This is not in any way investment advice nor any sort of stock recommendation. Please do your own due diligence and talk to a qualified investment advisor. The contents of this article are for informational … [Read more...]

August 2017 Cobalt Play Update

Electric Cars

Rick Rule is talking about up-and-coming cobalt, and Bloomberg just put out this article titled: “Billionaire Who Made Killing on Cobalt Bets on Electric Car Fund” so hurrah to us for being on the cobalt train a while back. The message of cobalt’s relevance in light of the electric car boom and the rechargeable batteries that use both lithium and cobalt in their making, is trickling towards the mainstream. Interesting, Rule mentions Congolese, Brazil and Russian, but doesn’t mention Canada’s hot … [Read more...]

One Critically Hot Metal, Cobalt

Cobalt 12 Year Price Chart: Infomine

Cobalt is hard not to love right now and a handful of junior companies have sprung to life in the wake of cobalt’s aggressive two year price run. While ups and downs in the price of cobalt are going to occur, this commodity’s demand is not just a temporary blip on the chart. Investor demand for battery metals is coming from the Electric Vehicle (EV) market, and specifically the battery market. January sales of EV’s this year saw a 70% increase year-over-year, with 159,139 EV’s sold last year in … [Read more...]

Kestrel Gold Hitches a Wagon to Legendary Prospector, Bernie Kreft: $KGC.V

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Kestrel Gold (TSX.V: $KGC), owners of King Solomon’s Dome in the heart of the Klondike in Canada’s Yukon Territory, just announced a few option agreements with legendary, gritty prospector Bernie Kreft, known for his role on the History Channel’s show Yukon Gold. Bernie Kreft and Kevin Nephin, Kestrel Gold's President & CEO, have a decade-long friendship from working in the same hood in the nether regions of Northern Canada. With Kreft’s proven and documented prowess as a diligent project … [Read more...]

First to Drill in Canada’s Cobalt Hotspot: $CPO.V

Cobalt Power Group: CPO.V

We are adding another stock to our cobalt basket today, Cobalt Power Group (TSX: CPO.V). Stock Syndicate recently featured two other Canadian cobalt players, Castle Silver Resources (CSR.V) and CobalTech (CSK.V), and the excitement around this metal continues to brew as the juniors edge into place to become part of the supply chain. Only a year ago cobalt was $10.52/lb. At the time of writing, cobalt is priced at $25.17/lb. Renewable energy demand combined with a volatile supply chain for … [Read more...]

Castle Silver’s Got Grade (and Cobalt): CSR.V

Cobalt

Castle Silver Resources Inc (TSX-V: CSR OTC:TAKRF FRANKFURT:4T9B) is a silver-cobalt company aiming to resume mining at the Castle Silver and Beaver properties in Ontario Canada. The company is run by Mr. Frank Basa, a Metallurgical Engineer who worked for Agnico Eagle back in the 80’s when they were actively mining the properties in Castle Silver’s portfolio. Castle Silver (CSR) is a spinout of three properties from Basa’s other company, Granada Gold Mine Inc., a development company with a high … [Read more...]

What a Year for Dolly Varden Silver: $DV.V $DOLLF

Dolly Varden Silver Property Location

Somebody owes Dolly Varden Silver Corp’s former CEO and President, Rosie Moore, a nice bottle of scotch, that is for sure. Mrs. Moore managed to work some substantial magic over the past two years on behalf of silver explorer/developer, Dolly Varden. After an eventful 2016, the reorganized, reinvigorated Dolly is playing towards a nice comeback in 2017. Shareholders witnessed a battle mid 2016 between major shareholder Hecla Mining Company (NYSE: HL) and Dolly Varden (TSX.V: DV  OTC: DOLLF). Two … [Read more...]

Top 14 Gold Investment Newsletter Writers

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Amidst your summertime fun and patio time, we suggest you start taking a closer look at the precious metals markets and familiarize yourself with the letter writers in the gold investment space. Depending on your investment style and budget for this sort of thing, here are our Top 14 Gold Writers for you to peruse, in no particular order. Add more in the comments for any we have missed. Brent Cook: Exploration Insights Mr. Cook worked for Rick Rule ages ago, and he speaks at most every … [Read more...]

Volume Spikes on Micro Caps

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For those watching it; Lithium X ($LIX.V)... It went berzerk today, after sitting at .40-.45 the past few weeks on low, low volume. Today it rocketed to as high as .64 cents and closed the day at .59 on $350,000 volume (way above average as you can see below) for a gain of over 31% in one day.   WHY DOES THIS MATTER?   Yes, we talked about it a lot here 3 weeks ago and bought lots at .40 after getting to know it's very dynamic and talented CEO - but that's not the point here.   The point … [Read more...]