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POSTED ON August 04, 2015 BY Scott Armstrong

A lot of people died fighting tyranny. The least I can do is vote against it. — Carl Icahn at Texaco annual meeting. Jan 20, 1988 From humble beginnings in Queens to the top of Wall Street, Carl Icahn outlines his career from gambling part time while attending Princeton, to dropping out of medical school… Continue Reading

POSTED ON June 16, 2015 BY Scott Armstrong

Via Yesterday, a Vancouver-based mineral exploration company drilled one of the best holes in the history of uranium exploration. NexGen Energy’s (NXE.TSXV) AR-15-44b resulted in 56.5 meters grading 11.55% including 20 meters at 20.68% U3O8, and shares in the junior company soared 10.45% Monday. The result was widely hailed by the analyst community. Cantor… Continue Reading

POSTED ON June 11, 2015 BY Scott Armstrong

Midas Gold is a junior gold explorer that IPO’ed during the summer of 2011 when the gold sector was in a frenzy and investors eagerly bid up gold plays to record valuations. Those days have long since passed; after reaching an all-time high of $4.90/share in January 2012, Midas shares currently sit around .40/share after… Continue Reading

POSTED ON May 26, 2015 BY Scott Armstrong

Via A global shift to cleantech is absolutely going to change the world. It’s also going to make some people very rich. One way for investors to cash in on the green energy movement is to invest in graphite. What most resource investors aren’t aware of is that graphite has been placed on the… Continue Reading

POSTED ON April 17, 2015 BY Scott Armstrong

Miranda Gold CEO Ken Cunningham sees 2-3 more difficult years ahead for mining investors, which gives his company more time to acquire and advance its projects with less competition. His low-market-cap prospect generator, Miranda Gold (MAD.V), plans to further monetize its Nevada gold assets, while another JV-partner in Alaska forges ahead modest, high-grade gold production with… Continue Reading

POSTED ON March 09, 2015 BY Scott Armstrong

by At the Subscriber Investment Summit in Toronto last week, Energy and Gold took in 15 presentations from leading junior mining and energy CEOs hand picked by three well known investment newsletter writers. One company, Canamax Energy (CAC.V), was introduced as the largest holding of Oil and Gas Investments Bulletin editor Keith Schaefer. Mr. Schaefer has been… Continue Reading

POSTED ON March 04, 2015 BY Scott Armstrong

Via, of undeveloped gold projects globally, few have the grade, size and potential of Pretium Resources’ Brucejack gold project, and specifically, the Valley of the Kings area, near Stewart, British Columbia, which contains 6.9 million ounces of gold at 15.7 grams per ton and is open for expansion. Pretivm is among the most valuable… Continue Reading

POSTED ON February 16, 2015 BY Scott Armstrong

Via, The mining industry is continually depleting its inventory, which is why it has always been an M&A led business. Junior companies find and develop new deposits and then mid-tiers and majors take them out. This has been the way of the miners for generations. There are few undeveloped high quality gold projects in… Continue Reading

POSTED ON January 20, 2015 BY Scott Armstrong attended the 2015 Vancouver Resource Investment Conference today put on by Cambridge House, where 300+ junior mining companies and over 5000 investors assembled to hear from top experts and network amongst each other. The mood was up-beat considering the bear market in mining shares is getting pretty long in the tooth, four full years to be… Continue Reading

POSTED ON September 07, 2012 BY Scott Armstrong

Last season ended in disaster for Minnesota Viking’s four time pro bowl running-back Adrian Peterson. The star athlete tore his ACL and MCL (two of the four major ligaments allowing knee function), had the required surgeries, and started on the recovery trail. Many NFL pundits said there was no way Peterson would be ready to play… Continue Reading

POSTED ON August 24, 2012 BY Scott Armstrong

Meet Shahid Khan, Brilliant New Owner of The Jacksonville Jaguars. Shahid Khan, a Pakistani-born American business man, recently acquired the Jacksonville Jaguars from previous owner Wayne Weaver for a modest $780 Million. After unanimous approval by all 31 owners of rival NFL teams, the deal settled on January 4, 2012. Khan is also the first ethic minority to… Continue Reading

POSTED ON August 17, 2012 BY Scott Armstrong

This is Montee Ball Jr., a Wentzville Missouri native, born December 1990, an all American athlete who has been on a roller-coaster ride this past year. Lets recap: Ball goes on to have one of, if not THE, most prolific seasons for a NCAA running back possible. However this past summer Ball was accused of… Continue Reading