Articles On First Au (ASX:FAU)

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Closing Bell: Ragusa Metals leaps 60% on lithium love; local markets follow on first glint of inflation hopes

ASX 200 and small caps rise circa 1% Regional markets jump on strong leads, US inflation data Ragusa Metals: up 60% Local markets took off at the open, feeling a little of the excitement which took hold of Wall Street overnight. The bench...

Stockhead FAU 4 days ago
Gold Digger: US$3,000/oz gold price could be on the cards for 2023, mining boss says

EVN’s Jake Klein predicts US$2-US$3,000/oz gold price for this time next year Is a wave of merger and acquisition activity coming in the ASX gold space? Bounce back in vehicle production to boost PGM demand Gold price hits a four-week high...

Stockhead FAU 1 week ago
Gold Digger: Is this the rally gold bugs have been waiting for?

Gold price hits three-week high post-FOMC rates decision ASX Quarterly Gold Wrap: producers hit a low bar, investors are pleased Gold demand falls in H1 as cost-of-living pressures bite, WGC says Our Gold Digger column wraps all the news...

Stockhead FAU 2 weeks ago
Closing Bell: Massive gains but Why Now, Not Later?

Small cap index up 3% ASX 200 is up 1% Wall Street jumps as The Fed asks how high The ASX 200 is up 1% and the Emerging Companies (XEC) index is about 3% higher and the wee buy now pay later’s are the heroes of the dish. But first…   Over...

Stockhead FAU 2 weeks ago
Top 10 at 10: The buy now, pay later revival rolls on

  Stockhead’s Top 10 at 10, published at 10.30am each trading day, highlights the best (and worst) performing ASX stocks in morning trade using live data. It’s a short, sharp update to help frame the trading day by showing the biggest mover...

Stockhead FAU 2 weeks ago
Gold Digger: Gold slides 5% for July, recovery hinges on recession fears

Gold is down 5% for July and on a broader downward trajectory, Metals Focus says Aeris Resources’ Golden Plateau deposit could extend the mine life at Cracow Golden State Mining has kicked off drilling at the Yule project in WA   Our Gold...

Stockhead FAU 3 weeks ago
First Au (ASX:FAU) to raise $900k for exploration

First Au (FAU) receives firm commitments to raise $900,000 through a placement to fund its Victorian and Western Australian projects The company will issue 112.5 million new shares at a price of 0.8 cents each, representing a 23 per cent d...

themarketherald.com.au FAU 3 weeks ago
Closing Bell: Small caps up, big caps down as RBA says inflation to stay

Benchmark down, small caps up Utilities ahead 1% and well, the energy sector is on fire And why early buyer James Gerrish from Market Matters was never bearish on WHC  The ASX Emerging Companies (XEC) index has closed 0.6% higher and the...

Stockhead FAU 3 weeks ago
First Au (ASX:FAU) halts trade following completion of Dogwood drill program

First Au (FAU) places its shares in a trading halt for the purpose of an upcoming capital raising The company will remain in the halt until Thursday, July 21, or when an announcement with further details is released, whichever occurs first...

themarketherald.com.au FAU 3 weeks ago
Gold Digger: Gold battles the dollar for safe haven status and JP Morgan in the hot seat

The US dollar looks set to reach 20-year highs, impacting gold’s safe haven status JP Morgan employees on trial in Chicago after ‘spoofing trades’ accusations PGM supply through the recycling of auto catalysts has taken a hit ‘cos Covid O...

Stockhead FAU 1 month ago
Top 10 at 10: Which ASX stocks are doing the heavy lifting today?

Stockhead’s Top 10 at 10, published at 10.30am each trading day, highlights the best (and worst) performing ASX stocks in morning trade using live data. It’s a short, sharp update to help frame the trading day by showing the biggest movers...

Stockhead FAU 1 month ago
Gold Digger: US retail demand for gold, silver bars ‘almost insatiable’, Metals Focus says

Swiss data shows the highest total January to May bullion shipments since 2018 On a year-to-date basis US gold imports surged by 170% to 103t US also the largest destination for Swiss silver bullion, accounting for ~30% of the total; up fr...

Stockhead FAU 1 month ago
Closing Bell: Small caps resurgent as silver mother-lode takes Ted to Tangoa, lifts LDR by 50pc

Emerging Companies (XEC) index rises on Tuesday, up over 1.2% ASX 200 same, but a wee bit more Lode Resources rises sharply on more than just a sliver of silver   Everything’s higher on Tuesday. Not by a heap, but enough to cancel the co...

Stockhead FAU 1 month ago
Gold Digger: The world’s top gold exec says bullion is enjoying ‘a new floor’ amidst inflation

Newmont’s Tom Palmer says gold may have found new floor of ~US$1600/oz in the wake of inflation With small gold miners are struggling with rising supply chain and labour costs, Palmer says consolidation in the sector makes sense Drilling r...

Stockhead FAU 1 month ago
Closing Bell: Welcome to the palladium and uranium show

Benchmark lifts on uranium, energy gains Small caps on energy and materials Newcomer Southern Palladium nails debut. Nails. It.   The benchmark is higher and the small cap index is a bit higher, but the real action on a lazy winter Wednes...

Stockhead FAU 2 months ago
Closing Bell: Today all the other small caps wish they were Culpeo Minerals

Tech stocks lead losses Culpeo Minerals in huge copper strike  Small cap index ends more than 1% lower   Down from the first bell, all the constituents on the ASX Emerging Companies (XEC) Index would probably like to have been Culpeo Min...

Stockhead FAU 2 months ago
Resources Top 5: Copper is stealing the show

Culpeo Minerals up +90% after hitting 173m grading 1.05% copper Encounter Resources is on Garimpeiro’s list of ‘junior copper stocks to watch’ Drilling updates from First AU’s Dogwood porphyry copper project are pending Here are the bigge...

Stockhead FAU 2 months ago
Gold Digger: Old phones gathering dust? You’re sitting on a gold mine

1 gram of gold can be recovered from about 41 recycled mobile phones Mint Innovation can recover $US12,000 worth of gold from one tonne of old circuit boards Gold trades sideways at ~$US1,850/oz Our Gold Digger column wraps all the news d...

Stockhead FAU 2 months ago
Resources Top 5: Car maker Hyundai inks key supply deal with emerging ASX rare earths play

Arafura signs non-binding agreement to supply neodymium and praseodymium to car maker Hyundai Ambitious junior FIN wants to build a ‘zero carbon’ multi-commodity operation at the 905sqkm ‘Sol Mar’ project Up on no news: Lode Resources, Fir...

Stockhead FAU 2 months ago
Gold Digger: CHART – Frail Aussie dollar has local gold miners sitting pretty

US gold price down more than 10% or $200 from its peak But Aussie gold miners faring better due to weak AUD-USD exchange rate This week’s ASX standouts: Twenty Seven Co, OzAurum Resources Our Gold Digger column wraps all the news driving...

Stockhead FAU 3 months ago
Digging deep at Dogwood

First Au has engaged Deepcore Drilling to complete a 14-hole diamond drill program over about 2000m at the Dogwood porphyry copper-molybdenum-gold project in Victoria. The drill rig arrived on site late last week and drilling began over the...

Australian Mining FAU 3 months ago
First Au (ASX:FAU) begins drilling at Dogwood

First Au (FAU) begins drilling at the Dogwood porphyry copper-molybdenum-gold project in Victoria Deepcore drilling has been engaged to drill 14 diamond holes with the to test for a ‘structurally modified’ mineralised system Historical dr...

themarketherald.com.au FAU 3 months ago
Closing Bell: Small caps flat, benchmark rises on resurgent resources

The S&P/ASX 200 reclaimed more than 1% in Thursday trade after copping a straight hat-trick of losses. The major energy names and big Papa miners like Rio, Fortescue and BHP climbing strongly after falling even more strongly these last...

Stockhead FAU 3 months ago
Closing Bell: ASX makes it two-for-two as another resources IPO surges

It’s been a topsy turvy week, as local markets followed the lead of US stocks which in turn got rattled by the latest round of policy-tightening machinations by the US Federal Reserve. But after three straight losing sessions, the good vibe...

Stockhead FAU 4 months ago
Who made the gains? Here are the top 50 ASX miners and explorers for March

In March, we saw punter sentiment bounce back in a big way, with 16 resources stocks making gains of 100% and above. That’s the best return since September last year, when investor excitement over mushrooming commodity prices – particularly...

Stockhead FAU 4 months ago
March Winners: 17 ASX small caps surged by 100% or more; 16 of them were resources stocks

March 2022 started off with the jitters. For the composite microcap ASX Emerging Companies index, February’s 1.9% dip followed on from a 7.7% slump in January. The first US rate hike since 2018 was on the cards. And if that wasn’t enough, V...

Stockhead FAU 4 months ago
First Au (ASX:FAU) receives remaining results from Snowstorm

First Au (FAU) receives the remaining results from the recently completed drilling program at the Snowstorm project in East Gippsland, Victoria A total of 14 holes were drilled under the phase two program which focused on extending a miner...

themarketherald.com.au FAU 4 months ago
Top 10 at 10: Who are the top picks for punters this morning?

Stockhead’s Top 10 at 10, published at 10.30am each trading day, highlights the best (and worst) performing ASX stocks in morning trade using live data. It’s a short, sharp update to help frame the trading day by showing the biggest movers...

Stockhead FAU 4 months ago
Closing Bell: Small Caps rise, ASX touches ’22 high and this whole space thing is totally happening

ASX 200 has touched a new high-water mark for 2022 Aussie Government sets aside $1.2 billion for Phase One of the national space mission Major movers today: Culpeo Minerals, Tesoro Resources, Latin Resources   The ASX 200 has touched a ne...

Stockhead FAU 4 months ago
Gold Digger: Stagflation to push gold through $US2,200 later this year, expert says

Gold price to hit $US2,200 as stagflation fears take hold U.S. and allies officially prohibit all transactions with Russia involving gold, one of its financial lifelines. Will it work? Gold price rebounds over past week to $US1,960/oz Our...

Stockhead FAU 4 months ago
First AU (ASX:FAU) shareholders to vote again on Talga JV

First Au (FAU) will need another shareholder vote for the proposed Talga project joint venture and farm-in agreement with Octava Minerals Shareholders have previously voted in favour of Octava of earning up to 80 per cent interest in Talga...

themarketherald.com.au FAU 4 months ago
Gold Digger: ASX stocks perform strongly in a volatile week for gold

War gossip/news remains the main driver of gold prices. The precious metal is having one of those volatile weeks where unless they timed their entry and exit perfectly, investors probably had a tough time whether long or short, says OANDA s...

Stockhead FAU 5 months ago
Gold Digger: ‘Oversold’ ASX Gold index soars 19% in a month

A good week for gold, which is up 1.04% to ~$US1,940/oz at time of writing. History shows us war doesn’t usually trigger an extended rally, but news flow – or lack thereof – coming out of Ukraine continues to be the biggest influence on the...

Stockhead FAU 5 months ago
Gold Digger: War (what is it good for?)

Investors generally buy gold as a way of diversifying risk when s..t hits the proverbial fan. That’s why the precious metal appears to perform well in times of war or political instability. Conversely, stocks and bonds perform best in a sta...

Stockhead FAU 5 months ago
Closing Bell: ASX down on Beijing tantrum, biotech proves Sandy Beard no rash decision

The S&P/ASX200 is lower in late trade on Tuesday, dropping around 30 points or 0.4%, after iron ore futures plunged in Singapore. The SGX March booking shed a full 10% after lunch (Singapore time) on reports Beijing has just had it with...

Stockhead FAU 6 months ago
Gold Digger: Investors are stashing a record amount of gold bars and coins as inflation fears bite

Alas. After teasing gold bugs with a push through $1,840/oz over the past week, we are now back below ~$US1,800/oz. Gold stocks can’t seem to catch a break. What gives? I don’t get it. PM miners didn’t even get the windfall of the market w...

Stockhead FAU 6 months ago
First Au flags incoming assays from promising gold targets at Snowstorm

Proactive Investors FAU 6 months ago
Gold Digger: Solar, electric vehicle demand could push silver market into long term deficit

Global silver demand hit ~1.02 billion ounces in 2021, the first time it has breached 1 billion since 2015, according to the Silver Institute. Of that, industrial demand hit a new high of 524 million ounces. And of that, photovoltaic (solar...

Stockhead FAU 7 months ago
Further high-grade drilling results at First AU’s (ASX:FAU) Snowstorm

Eleven holes of the fourteen-hole program have been successfully drilled at First Au’s (FAU) Snowstorm gold project in East Gippsland, Victoria The company said drilling results from the first three drill holes are “highly encouraging” dem...

themarketherald.com.au FAU 7 months ago
First Au (ASX:FAU) to acquire Mt Turner Project

First Au (FAU) is set to acquire up to 100 per cent of the Mt Turner project which in Queensland The company entered a binding term sheet with Essex Minerals which allows it to earn an initial 51 per cent interest in the project through a...

themarketherald.com.au FAU 7 months ago
Closing Bell: ASX limps into the close while a post-COVID ‘meme stonk’ roars higher

It was a lacklustre session for local stocks in Tuesday trade, as the ASX 200 limped into the close with a fall of 0.77% while the microcap Emerging Companies index traded flat. In an environment of rising bond yields, the broader tone is s...

Stockhead FAU 7 months ago
Closing Bell: ASX treads water while an IPO dips on debut

Local stocks made a cautious start to the week, following a fairly volatile trading period last week as jitters stemming from rising bond yields dimmed risk sentiment on global markets. The ASX 200 opened in the red before clawing back some...

Stockhead FAU 7 months ago
Top 10 at 10: the ASX stocks in demand this morning

Stockhead’s Top 10 at 10, published at 10.30am each trading day, highlights the best (and worst) performing ASX small caps in morning trade using live data. It’s a short, sharp update to help frame the trading day by showing the biggest mov...

Stockhead FAU 7 months ago
Closing Bell: ASX drops but energy maintains the gains

The ASX is down -0.3% today with the information technology sector taking the cake for the biggest dip at ~3%, followed by the healthcare sector at more than 1.5%. The ASX Emerging Companies Index (XEC) has flatlined. For the second day in...

Stockhead FAU 7 months ago
Gold Digger: JP Morgan reckons gold’s gonna take a dive to $1,520/oz by Q4

Gold is holding steady above US$1,800/oz – currently trading at US$1816.60. Some players are confident the gold market will trend net positive next year as the market digests the reality of the past 24 months. But commodity analysts at J.P....

Stockhead FAU 7 months ago
10 at 10: These ASX stocks are capping off the year on a high this morning

Stockhead’s Top 10 at 10, published at 10.15am each trading day, highlights the best (and worst) performing ASX small caps in morning trade using live data. It’s a short, sharp update to help frame the trading day by showing the biggest mov...

Stockhead FAU 7 months ago
Gold Digger: Gold bulls are out in force, but expect turbulence

With gold spending most of the past week hovering around the US$1,800/oz (A$2,485/oz) mark, speculation has turned away from whether the precious metal can hold its gains to asking if it can test hit the US$1,850/oz mark. Gold is currently...

Stockhead FAU 7 months ago
10 at 10: These ASX stocks are experiencing a Santa rally this morning

Stockhead’s Top 10 at 10, published at 10.15am each trading day, highlights the best (and worst) performing ASX small caps in morning trade using live data. It’s a short, sharp update to help frame the trading day by showing the biggest mov...

Stockhead FAU 7 months ago
Gold Digger: Early 2022 gold rally could turn sour mid-year

It’s been fairly choppy for precious metals this year, with economic recovery, rising nominal yields and the potential for rate hikes dampening investors’ appetite for gold. But on the flip side, new virus variants, fears of stagflation and...

Stockhead FAU 8 months ago
First Au advances exploration portfolio into 2022

Proactive Investors FAU 8 months ago