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Spring air brings a whiff of takeover fever to the junior gold sector

Barry FitzGerald

This week’s bid for gold mining hopeful Explaurum has stoked speculation about which explorers could be targeted next as producers look to capitalise on their strong cash generating capacity. Plus, analysts warm to Venturex as Northern Star lends a hand and Kairos shows nuggets are news again in the Pilbara. Show More

New World Cobalt aims to meet battery makers’ demands for non-DRC supplies

Barry FitzGerald

With its foot now securely planted on three historic high-grade cobalt projects in North America, New World Cobalt is positioning itself to supply battery manufacturers with their key ingredient – while doing it as far away from the DRC as possible. Plus, Capricorn poised to be Australia’s next 100,000ozpa gold... Show More

Hear, Hear, For Echo Resources

Barry FitzGerald

Echo eyes the re-start of production at Bronzewing, with 1.7Moz of resources now in the bag. Plus, a re-rating looms for Capricorn Metals as it prepares to release the feasibility study on its 100,000ozpa project in WA and Sipa’s desert hunt for a world-class copper-gold discovery gathers momentum. Show More

Sunset Strip > Trading Day Wrap From Blue Ocean 20170808

Mathan Somasundaram

Local market fell back into negative territory despite better commodity prices overnight. The local market has gone nowhere in the last 2 months…24 up days and 21 down days. US credit growth was weak and US credit card debt moved above pre GFC highs…patchy US consumer outlook gets another tick.... Show More

December 2016: Month ahead in meetings

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With the main AGM season out of the way for the 30 June FYEs, several key AGMs occur this month including TPG Telecom, ANZ, NAB, Westpac, DuluxGroup, Incitec Pivot, Orica. Outside All the Majors, December features AGMS for Ten Network Holdings, Cudeco, Elders and Emeco Holdings. This month's note also... Show More