Jeff Desjardins
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POSTED ON March 13, 2014 BY Jeff Desjardins

> Try Tickerscores free for 14 days The North is interesting from a mining exploration perspective in several ways. First, because it is vast and unexplored, the potential for finding a mega discovery is certainly a possibility. It is no secret that millions of ounces of placer gold have been mined in the Yukon since the… Continue Reading

POSTED ON January 22, 2014 BY Jeff Desjardins

When searching for opportunities in the junior sector, we like the focus to be on quantitative and empirical data. Sure, everyone likes a good anecdote about geologists kicking over rocks in the middle of nowhere, but the truth is nothing makes us happier than cold, hard numbers. The most difficult aspect of a company to… Continue Reading

POSTED ON January 16, 2014 BY Jeff Desjardins

In the following article, we offer our forecast for 2014 including five stock picks from each of our analysts. Compare 400+ precious metals stocks with a Free 14-day Trial to 2014 Venture Forecast The TSX-V will be a stock picker’s market in 2014. In this environment, investors should stay cautious and the focus should remain… Continue Reading

POSTED ON November 07, 2013 BY Jeff Desjardins

Rightfully, many investors in the junior sector look at stock recommendations from analysts or experts with a great degree of skepticism. The junior sector is small and there are always potential conflicts of interest evident in these types of recommendations. For example, sell-side analysts may cover a company for which their firm also provides investment… Continue Reading

POSTED ON October 11, 2013 BY Jeff Desjardins

Please note: The following are “Exploration” stage companies. Companies with a Resource in Colombia, including Continental Gold, Red Eagle Mining, and Eco Oro Minerals, have not been ranked in this report. The year has been a disappointing one for the BRICs, with China being the only country to bring significant GDP growth to the table. However, with… Continue Reading

POSTED ON September 24, 2013 BY Jeff Desjardins

In the current squeeze on the junior sector, much has been said about the challenges in raising money and the impact of lower precious metals prices on the cash costs and feasibility of future projects. However, in these tough markets, another metric that investors should pay close attention to is the General and Administration (G&A)… Continue Reading