Tommy Humphreys
Tommy Humphreys, 30, is an entrepreneur, investor and writer from Vancouver, Canada. He founded CEO.CA, a popular junior mining and Canadian finance blog, in 2012. He has been the president of Pacific Website Company Inc., a private marketing and web development company, since 2007. Tommy has authored articles for Globe and Mail, Financial Post and others. He speaks at select conferences. Reach him by email: Follow him on Twitter: @TommyHump
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POSTED ON February 24, 2016 BY Tommy Humphreys

CanAlaska Uranium (TSXV:CVV) is full of surprises. This morning, CanAlaska announced a $12.5-million deal with Cameco (TSX:CCO), Canada’s largest uranium producer, to explore the West McArthur property near two of Cameco’s high-grade uranium deposits. Here’s a summary of the terms: $725,000 cash to CanAlaska and $5 million in exploration at Grid 1 and Grid 5… Continue Reading

POSTED ON February 23, 2016 BY Tommy Humphreys

Sandspring Resources’ Toroparu project in Guyana is the fourth largest gold deposit in South America currently held by a junior Toroparu contains ~10 million ounces of near-surface gold mineralization in all categories, amenable to simple metallurgy Experienced backers include Silver Wheaton, the John Adams / Energy Fuels group (Denver, CO) and Frank Giustra’s Fiore Group… Continue Reading

POSTED ON February 22, 2016 BY Tommy Humphreys

Economic geologist and financier Cal Everett has beenappointed CEO and Director of Pilot Gold (TSX:PLG), a Nevada- and Turkey-focused mineral exploration company with a diverse portfolio of projects. Everett is one of the best-known institutional salesman and capital markets advisors in the mineral exploration business. He spent 12 years with BMO Nesbitt Burns, 7 years… Continue Reading

POSTED ON February 21, 2016 BY Tommy Humphreys

A small mineral exploration company may be in the early innings of a new diamond discovery in Canada– but will need some capital and further evidence to support its theory. On Thursday, CanAlaska Uranium (TSXV:CVV) announced the staking of 75 kimberlite targets in Saskatchewan’s NW Athabasca Basin. The targets were developed from a 2011 airborne… Continue Reading

POSTED ON February 15, 2016 BY Tommy Humphreys

Contrary to popular belief, investors are still making money in resource markets. The price for energy metal lithium has been surging, and shareholders of Frank Giustra-backed lithium exploration play Lithium X have also seen strong gains since the company went public on November 30. Shareholders of NexGen Energy have more than doubled their money over… Continue Reading

POSTED ON February 09, 2016 BY Tommy Humphreys

I’ve lost count of all the investment conferences I’ve been to and most of them were forgettable. So when it comes to hosting one — I am not going to waste your time or my own. This is your official invite to the Subscriber Summit on March 5 in Toronto, the day before the PDAC… Continue Reading

POSTED ON February 09, 2016 BY Tommy Humphreys

Or the one that has found it, for that matter. Peter Tallman, Klondike Gold (KG-V) President and CEO, explains. “Going back a year, we have an intercept in a drillhole of effectively a nugget of gold that is about 100 metres away from where the largest nuggets in the Bonanza and Eldorado creeks came from,… Continue Reading

POSTED ON February 06, 2016 BY Tommy Humphreys

Canada’s top uranium producer has a significant new discovery nearby to one of its largest existing mines. Cameco Corporation revealed in its quarterly MDA filing on SEDAR Friday initial figures for the Fox Lake deposit at the Read Lake project in Saskatchewan’s Athabasca Basin, which has seen continuous drilling since 2008. “… first time reporting for the Fox… Continue Reading

POSTED ON February 04, 2016 BY Tommy Humphreys

“There’s a new thing I don’t know much about, a discovery by Erdene in Mongolia,” Cook said on his way to the Erdene booth to look over drillcore from Erdene’s latest gold discovery in Mongolia, the Bayan Khundii gold project. “Really interesting results. I’m going to learn what I can.” Erdene President and CEO Peter… Continue Reading

POSTED ON February 03, 2016 BY Tommy Humphreys

At the Vancouver Resource Investment Conference last week, veteran junior mining analyst John Kaiser described the scene as a survivor’s ball. “This is the cream of the crop assembling into this place,” Kaiser said. He continued, “We will never, ever again see such an assembly of management talent, inside juniors with good projects, a lot… Continue Reading

POSTED ON February 02, 2016 BY Tommy Humphreys

Invictus MD Strategies (CSE:IMH) is a small public company founded in 2014 to take advantage of opportunities in the cannabis space. The company was founded by Dan Kriznic, a Vancouver-based entrepreneur and Chartered Accountant. Dan previously helped build one of the largest private education and real estate investment firms in Canada as an acquisitions-focused Executive… Continue Reading

POSTED ON January 25, 2016 BY Tommy Humphreys

Source: CanAlaska Uranium (CVV) In Canada’s Athabasca Basin, home to the world’s highest-grade uranium mines, leading developers NexGen Energy, Fission Uranium and Denison Mines are duking it out for the top market-cap spot. Meanwhile, tiny prospect generator CanAlaska Uranium (CVV-V) keeps making moves of its own. This morning, CanAlaska announced that Denison plans to poke a… Continue Reading

POSTED ON January 22, 2016 BY Tommy Humphreys

There’s a high-value junior mining investment conference in Vancouver tomorrow (Saturday). Four independent newsletter writers — Brent Cook and Joe Mazumdar of Exploration Insights, Eric Coffin of Hard Rock Advisors and Gwen Preston of Resource Maven — and a dozen of their top picks are hosting the Metals Investor Forum (MIF) at the Pan Pacific Hotel.… Continue Reading

POSTED ON January 21, 2016 BY Tommy Humphreys

CanAlaska Uranium (CVV-V) has been exploring in the Athabasca Basin of Saskatchewan, the world’s richest uranium-producing region, since 2004. In that time it has seen over $85 million spent on its projects, mostly by joint venture partners including Mitsubishi, Korean Uranium Consortium JV, Denison Mines and others. While an economic discovery has so far been… Continue Reading

POSTED ON January 19, 2016 BY Tommy Humphreys

“The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, and wiser people so full of doubts.” – Bertrand Russell I’ll never forget my first bull-market mining investment conference. An “analyst” hosting a standing-room only workshop was banging the table about a 20-cent exploration stock, shouting, “They are… Continue Reading