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Northern Dynasty shares crater after First Quantum pulls out of Pebble project

  Shares in Northern Dynasty Minerals (TSX:NDM) plunged 32% on Friday, May 25, and fell another 6% Monday (May 28) after the company announced the end of a partnership with fellow Canadian company...

Mining M&A jumps to four-year high: EY

The value of global mining and metals deals hit a four-year high in 2017, according to accountancy firm EY, boosted by a jump in money raised on stock exchanges to a six-year high.   Mining and...

Ivanhoe Mines stock drops after Congo shocker

Shares in Vancouver’s Ivanhoe Mines (TSX:IVN) fell sharply Wednesday (January 31) after lawmakers in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where Ivanhoe is advancing two major projects, voted in favour...

What wiped $1.3 billion from Teck’s market value in one day?

Company says it will have to make up for inventory shortfall with increased sales of non-premium coal, dragging down average price in fourth quarter

Barkerville stock price jumps after announcing large discovery

The share price of Barkerville Gold Mines (TSX-V:BGM) jumped April 17 after the company announced its latest drill results from its flagship Cariboo project in British Columbia. On the TSX Venture...

Mining stocks plunge after gold price correction

Vancouver’s Eldorado Gold among the hardest hit

Seabridge Gold bulks up KSM project

Seabridge Gold’s (TSX:SEA)(NYSE:SA) KSM project, located in northern British Columbia, is the world's largest undeveloped gold project based on mineral reserves, and on February 16, the company...

Vancouver junior Encanto Potash signs $1 billion-per-year deal

Encanto Potash Corp. (TSX-V:EPO) has finalized a blockbuster agreement worth $1 billion per year with India’s national farmers co-operative to supply a minimum of 5 million tonnes of potash per year...

Goldcorp shares up more than 3%, lifted by 2017 guidance

Goldcorp’s (TSX:G)(NYSE:GG) share price jumped 3.4% January 17, helped by a stronger gold price, after the Vancouver-based company announced 2016 production and cost figures and gave a positive...

Shares of Auryn Resources jump after $41m Goldcorp injection

The share price of Vancouver’s Auryn Resources (TSX:AUG) increased more than 15% January 9 after the company announced an investment agreement with Goldcorp. The agreement will see the giant take a...