Month: February 2011

Options in Play: Coeur d’Alene Mines and Silver Standard Resources

Traders are taking aim at commodity stocks today, with option activity ramping up on sector peers Coeur d’Alene Mines Corporation (CDE) and Silver Standard Resources Inc. (SSRI). CDE is in the spotlight after a solid showing on the earnings front, while SSRI is also attracting some bullish attention.

Agnico-Eagle: Value for the Risk-Averse Investor

Agnico-Eagle (AEM) is a Toronto based Gold producer with operating mines in North America and Finland. Formed in 1972 from the merger of Agnico Mines and Eagle Gold Mines, Agnico-Eagle is focused on a strategy of acquiring and developing quality projects in low risk regions of the world.

Mexico’s December Mining Production Up 6.3% On Year

Mexico’s mining production rose 6.3% in December from the same month a year earlier, led by a rise in copper output as production resumed at the country’s largest copper mine after a three-year shutdown.

Gold Resource Corporation Declares Eighth Special Cash Dividend

DENVER, CO–(Marketwire – 02/28/11) – Gold Resource Corporation (GORO) (AMEX:GORO) is pleased to announce it has declared its eighth Special Cash Dividend of $0.03 per common share to its shareholders of record March 18, payable March 25, 2011. Gold Resource Corporation is a low-cost gold producer with operations in southern Mexico.

2010 Audited Financial Results show Record Earnings & Cash Flows A Breakout Year for First Majestic

FIRST MAJESTIC SILVER CORP. (AG: NYSE; FR: TSX) (the “Company” or “First Majestic”) is pleased to announce the audited consolidated financial results for the Company for the year ending and fourth quarter ending December 31, 2010. The full version of the financial statements and the management discussion and analysis can be viewed on the Company’s web site at www.firstmajestic.com, on SEDAR at www.sedar.com and EDGAR at www.sec.gov.

2010 HIGHLIGHTS

Valley High Ventures Sets Date for Meeting to Consider Levon Offer

Valley High Ventures Ltd. is pleased to announce that on February 18, 2011 it obtained an interim order of the Supreme Court of British Columbia authorizing, among other things, the holding of an annual and special meeting of holders of its common shares and options on March 22, 2011 in Vancouver, British Columbia. Meeting materials have been mailed to Valley High’s shareholders of record as at February 16, 2011. Notice of the meeting and record dates have been filed with the appropriate regulatory authorities and are available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.

Maza Drilling is a Mexican company established in 2007 in Mazatlán, Sinaloa. Our Canadian founder, Mr. Guy de Launiere, has over 20 years of international experience managing diverse drilling operations. Maza Drilling strives to compete at the highest levels in terms of recovery, effectiveness, efficiency, and affordability at every project while keeping at the forefront of technology to meet our customer’s needs in this demanding market.

• Fast. PhotoSat solutions are ideal for large, inaccessible, or remote sites. With no permits needed, we can efficiently produce engineering-grade surveys and alteration mineral maps over hundreds or even thousands of square kilometers. No site access is required, and all data processing is completed without involvement from ground crews.
• Global. Satellites are not restricted by borders, permits, or ground logistics. We have completed more than 1,300 projects in over 75 countries, with exacting standards of accuracy and consistency.
• Reliable. Each PhotoSat project is produced from satellite photos, with each photo covering hundreds of square kilometers. As a result, our data sets are consistent, time-stamped and robust, with high data point density.
• Innovative. PhotoSat is a leader in satellite-based surveying technology and alteration mineral mapping. We use proprietary deep learning algorithms in our data processing. Our unique technology produces outstanding results that are trusted by mining companies and engineering consultants around the world.