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    Sprott’s Thoughts: silver & precious metals

    June 1, 2008 by Mining Markets staff

    Eric Sprott has more than 35 years of experience in investing. He is chairman of the eponymous Sprott Resources and CEO of Sprott Asset Management. Mining Markets asked him some questions about silver…

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    Movers & Shakers

    June 1, 2008 by Mining Markets staff

    ANVIL MINING LIMITED (AVM-T) • Toby Bradbury was appointed vice-president of operations, DRC. Bradbury will succeed Malcolm Hillbeck, who plans to retire later this year.

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    Getting A Better Reaction

    June 1, 2008 by Ron Mandel

    Emerging from a long slump, uranium has consistently proven itself as a hot commodity over the last decade, with a price performance nothing short of stellar. According to Ux Consulting Co. of Roswell…

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    No Quit in Mustard

    June 1, 2008 by Brian Sylvester

    Donald Kennedy Mustard was in his eighties and a director of Lysander Minerals (LYM-V) when the company’s president died suddenly. A quick glance around the boardroom table found the rest of the direc…

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    The Kaiser Rules: John Kaiser’s 10 Strategic Rules

    June 1, 2008 by John Kaiser

    RULE #1 Buy them when nobody wants them Buy a penny stock before a speculation cycle gets under way, such as early in its life cycle, when it is seasonally depressed, or when it is in the trough between speculation

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    A Royalty Renaissance

    June 1, 2008 by Grant Campbell

    The current crisis in the credit markets is making it much harder and more expensive for companies to borrow the cash necessary to explore for and develop mines. Some of the more innovative companies …

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    Good Guys, Bad Guys And The New Guy

    June 1, 2008 by Brian Sylvester

    When I was talking with Don Mustard for a Faces feature that appears on Page 22, I could not help but feel like I was speaking with one of the greatest people in this industry — and that’s some prett…

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    Silver Gains Most Precious In ’07

    June 1, 2008 by Mining Markets staff

    The annual silver price, driven mostly by continued strong investor and industrial demand, averaged an impressive US$13.38 in 2007, a 16% price increase over 2006 — in percentage terms that is better…