Articles On Focus Minerals (ASX:FML)

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Gold Digger: This large Russian gold mine will have its own nuclear power plant

The +9Moz, ~350,000ozpa ‘Kyuchus’ field will be one of Russia’s biggest gold mining projects. Kyuchus was first discovered in 1963, but its isolation in the harsh Arctic climate of the Yakutia region has, so far, stymied numerous developmen...

Stockhead FML 5 days ago
Western Mines intersects ‘high-grade’ gold at historic Rock of Ages target

Western Mines Group (ASX: WMG) reports that assays show its maiden drilling campaign at the Rock of Ages project in Western Australia intersected grades up to 9.18 grams per tonne gold. The recently completed reverse circulation program was...

SmallCaps FML 6 days ago
Gold Digger: Gold M&A is heating up. Which junior is the next takeover target?

Investors want to see gold miners wisely grow their production profile. Not like miners did during the last cycle, when some irrational, highly priced M&A action destroyed significant wealth. The big gold miners have a “lousy recent his...

Stockhead FML 1 week ago
Gold Digger: Gold is back on the menu amidst market chaos

There is a lot of uncertainty in the market due to tensions in China, rising interest rates and continuing economic recovery of the global COVID-19 pandemic, with investors fleeing for safe havens to park their cash in. Safe havens like gol...

Stockhead FML 2 weeks ago
Gold Digger: Are ASX large cap gold stocks a screaming buy?

The valuations of major gold miners remain weak despite falling debt and record dividends, according to the latest Metals Focus Gold Peer Group Analysis. Australia’s largest gold miners Newcrest (ASX:NCM), Northern Star (ASX:NST), and Evolu...

Stockhead FML 3 weeks ago
Gold Digger: Where do we go from here?

It’s been a frustrating few months for gold bulls. As an investment hedge, gold shines during periods of poor or volatile market sentiment. It loves drama like pandemics, civil wars, or the unprecedented failure of the Lehman Brothers in 20...

Stockhead FML 1 month ago
Gold Digger: Is sentiment slowly returning to the gold space?

Gold continues to consolidate around $US1,800/oz which, if we went back in time to July 2020, would be cause for celebration. Back then $US1,800/oz was an eight-year high and bullish sentiment was nudging even the shittiest exploration stoc...

Stockhead FML 1 month ago
Western Mines Group completes maiden drilling at Rock of Ages gold project

Perth-based exploration company Western Mines Group (ASX: WMG) has completed a maiden drilling program at the Rock of Ages gold project, south-east of Laverton in Western Australia. The reverse circulation program was the first to properly...

SmallCaps FML 1 month ago
Gold Digger: Northern Star’s share price down 30pc for FY21, despite posting $1bn profit

Gold bugs would be breathing a sigh of relief this week as the price stabilises just shy of $US1,800/oz ($2,463/oz Aussie) thanks to Monday’s healthy 1.5% gain. While there are plenty of other red hot sectors attracting investor dollars rig...

Stockhead FML 1 month ago
Western Mines begins drill program at historic Rock of Ages gold target

A drill rig and team are moving on to the Rock of Ages project owned by Western Mines Group (ASX: WMG) to undertake the first deep test drilling since in the 1980s. The Rock of Ages, near Laverton in Western Australia, was mined between 190...

SmallCaps FML 1 month ago
Gold about to hit next leg of bull market and stocks are cheap, expert says

The gold price itself had 12 months of consolidation. Now we are entering a new stage of a bull market which Barry Dawes of Martin Place Securities believes “will take it much, much higher”. In the big scheme of things, the pullback we have...

Stockhead FML 2 months ago
Gold Digger: Bulls vs Bears – which team are you on?

On Sunday, a chaotic ‘flash crash’ saw the gold price plummet into the $US1600s per ounce before staging a mild recovery. Experts mostly point to a better than expected jobs report out of the US for heavy selling that saw the traditional he...

Stockhead FML 2 months ago
Gold Digger: Gold regains the crown if crypto crashes

As an uncorrelated asset – value not tied to larger fluctuations in the traditional markets — gold has had “its lunch cut a bit” by crypto, PCF Capital’s Liam Twigger says. “There is an article in the last Economist asking, ‘what happens if...

Stockhead FML 2 months ago
Gold Digger: The top performing junior gold stocks for July

Strong consumer buying and modest institutional investment helped create gold demand of 955.1 tonnes over Q2 – a 9% rise from Q1 2021, and in line with the equivalent period last year. While both consumers and retail investors were purchasi...

Stockhead FML 2 months ago
Western Mines to drill Rock of Ages ‘as soon as possible’ following positive rock chip results

Recent ASX entrant Western Mines Group (ASX: WMG) has firmed up high-grade gold potential of its Rock of Ages project in Western Australia after recent rock chip sampling returned over 13 grams per tonne gold. Located 32km southeast of Lave...

SmallCaps FML 2 months ago
Gold Digger: It’s time to get fired up about the ‘Green and Gold’

It is no longer just lip service — to create max value for shareholders, miners know they need good Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) credentials. Failing to maintain good relationships with stakeholders (like governments, local co...

Stockhead FML 3 months ago
Gold Digger: Is gold the ‘ultimate contrarian investment’ right now?

Gold had its worst month since November 2016 in June, down 7% to $US1,779/oz. Mining and exploration stocks have followed suit. This bearish trend creates a buying opportunity, experts say. Boutique investment advisory firm head Frank Holme...

Stockhead FML 3 months ago
Focus Minerals lifts CNX resource at Coolgardie Gold Project by 30% to 159,000 ounces

Following June 2021 quarter drilling programs there has been a 66% conversion of the December 2020 resource to the indicated status.

Proactive Investors FML 3 months ago
Gold Digger: Feds inflation warning sends prices diving

The market giveth and the market taketh. Truer words have never been spoken with gold prices diving nearly US$100 in less than a day after the US Federal Reserve signalled higher inflation and that interest rates could rise twice by 2023. G...

Stockhead FML 4 months ago
Gold Digger: Sizzling oil prices suggest gold will hit US$2000/oz soon

Gold is re-starting its bull rally as two major obstacles — higher US Treasury yields and Bitcoin — fizzle. “Strong headwinds from parabolic Bitcoin and rising bond yields appear to have run their course,” Bloomberg Intelligence senior comm...

Stockhead FML 4 months ago
Gold Digger: ASX gold stocks making gains on good news stories

Gold’s rally ran out of puff this week, with the precious metal dropping about 2% below ~$1US1,870/oz at Thursday close. Kitco’s Jim Wyckoff calls it “routine profit taking”. “Importantly, the price uptrend in gold on the daily chart remain...

Stockhead FML 4 months ago
Gold Digger: Strong inflation could pump gold price to $US8,900/oz by the end of the decade, experts say

Over the past two months the gold price has turned a corner, up ~12.7% to a high of $US1898/oz. That’s a four month high, erasing almost all of 2021’s losses. The share prices of local gold stocks have responded in kind. Over the past month...

Stockhead FML 4 months ago
Focus Minerals AGM Presentation Transition to Mine Ready

West Australian gold explorer Focus Minerals (ASX: FML) is pleased to release an updated corporate presentation, discussing its flagship Coolgardie and Laverton Gold Projects, to be given at the Company’s AGM in Perth this morning. HIGHLIG...

Investor Insight FML 4 months ago
Gold Digger: Instos pour back into gold as Bitcoin loses spark

Are large Bitcoin investors moving back into precious metals? In a note to clients, JPMorgan said large institutional investors are dumping bitcoin in favour of gold, reversing a trend that’s played out over the last two quarters. “The bitc...

Stockhead FML 4 months ago
Focus Minerals Resource Update for Big Blow and Happy Jack Deposits

West Australian gold explorer Focus Minerals (ASX: FML) announced Mineral Resource updates for the Big Blow and Happy Jack deposits, part of the Coolgardie Gold Project (Coolgardie). HIGHLIGHTS Big Blow and Happy Jack Mineral Resources up...

Investor Insight FML 4 months ago
Focus Minerals Progressing with Coolgardie Gold Project Approvals

West Australian gold explorer Focus Minerals (ASX: FML) announced the engagement of a professional environmental consultancy group, 360 Environmental, to facilitate environmental and health & safety approvals process for the mining of G...

Investor Insight FML 5 months ago
Gold Digger: Great news – gold price headwinds just became a tailwind

The recovery in the gold price from its early March lows — ~$1,670s to over $1,825 currently — was mostly driven by the decline in real interest rates and, more recently a poor US jobs report and increasing inflation. US core inflation in A...

Stockhead FML 5 months ago
Gold Digger: Australia’s big gold miners are getting bigger, and investors should reap the benefits

“When you stop growing you start dying,” is a saying the ASX’s largest gold miners have apparently taken to heart. While hopefully remaining cognisant of the expensive, value-destroying deals which occurred when gold last peaked in the 2010...

Stockhead FML 5 months ago
Focus Minerals Quarterly Activities Report for March 2021

West Australian gold explorer Focus Minerals (ASX: FML) provided its Quarterly Activities Report for the three-month period ended 31 March 2021. During the quarter, Focus completed 69 reverse circulation (RC) holes for 9,009m and eight dia...

Investor Insight FML 5 months ago
Focus Minerals announces Laverton Gold Project exploration update

West Australian gold explorer Focus Minerals (ASX: FML) has announced the latest round of exploration drilling results at its Laverton Gold Project (Laverton). HIGHLIGHTS Results from exploration drilling carried out at Focus Minerals’ La...

Investor Insight FML 5 months ago
Moho’s new technical manager to advance gold, nickel projects

Moho (ASX:MOH) has strengthened its team with the appointment of veteran geologist Lyndal Money as technical manager to oversee its gold and nickel plays. Money is a highly regarded geologist with over 20 years’ experience in exploration an...

Stockhead FML 5 months ago
Focus Minerals announces Coolgardie Gold Project exploration update

Highlights: Results from drilling carried out at Focus Minerals’ Coolgardie Gold Project have been received. Drilling comprised 9,147m of reverse circulation (RC) and 1,070m of diamond holes. Significant intersections1 at several deposits...

Investor Insight FML 5 months ago
St George soars 52% on massive nickel-copper sulphide hits at high-grade Mt Alexander project

St George Mining has raised investor confidence that the WA explorer has made a long-awaited fifth nickel-copper sulphide discovery with news of exceptional high-grade hits at its Mt Alexander project in the Goldfields. News this week that...

Investor Insight FML 6 months ago
Gold Digger: Geopolitical tantrums help, but they aren’t the main reason gold prices will recover later this year

The gold price traditionally thrives on geopolitical drama. Heightened tensions in eastern Ukraine, the recent incident at an Iranian nuclear site, and news of an unofficial US delegation visiting Taiwan are recent reminders that 2021 will...

Stockhead FML 6 months ago
Focus Minerals announces updated Laverton Stage 1 open pit PFS progressive results & AGM Notice

West Australian gold explorer Focus Minerals (ASX: FML) today announced progressive results from the Laverton Gold Project’s (Laverton) Stage 1 Open Pit Pre Feasibility Study (PFS). This first pass PFS scenario uses a selection of five open...

Investor Insight FML 6 months ago
Gold Digger: Is gold starting its climb back up to the top?

Gold continues to trend upwards on the back of US dollar’s ongoing weakness and concerns about inflation, so it’s unsurprising that the majority of gold plays on our watchlist have marked gains this week. The previous metal is currently tra...

Stockhead FML 6 months ago
Gold Digger: Let’s meet the new small cap gold class of 2021

The gold price may have languished slightly in 2021, but the number of gold IPOs certainly has not. Here’s what the newest ASX gold explorers are doing, where they are doing it, and why investors should care.   KINCORA COPPER (ASX:KCC) The...

Stockhead FML 6 months ago
Focus Minerals provides annual report for the year ended 31 December 2020

Focus Minerals this morning published its 2020 Annual Report. A summary of Focus non-executive chairman Dianfei Pei’s Chairman’s Report is below: “I would like to reflect on our many achievements over the past year as we continued to advan...

Investor Insight FML 6 months ago
Gold Digger: Which three ASX gold stocks have made the most gains over the past year?

Strange to think that it is a year since the world was turned upside down when the World Health Organisation declared COVID-19 a worldwide pandemic in mid-March 2020. In the week that followed the price of gold tumbled nearly $US200 to $US1...

Stockhead FML 6 months ago
Gold Digger: You should ALWAYS have gold exposure in your portfolio, expert says

A recent round of support for gold has seen the price consolidate above $US1,700 an ounce. However, with policy support from central banks, US stimulus and employment growth — underpinned by big infrastructure projects — you’d “expect gold...

Stockhead FML 7 months ago
Focus Minerals announces progressive results from the Laverton Stage 1 open pit PFS

West Australian gold explorer Focus Minerals (ASX: FML) has announced progressive results from the Laverton gold project’s Stage 1 Open Pit PreFeasibility Study (PFS). HIGHLIGHTS: Laverton Stage 1 scenario delivers JORC 2012 Probable Ore...

Investor Insight FML 7 months ago
Focus Minerals appoints Lingquan Kong as director

West Australian gold explorer Focus Minerals (ASX: FML) has appointed Mr Lingquan Kong as an additional director of the company, effective 14 January 2021. Mr Kong is the Company’s Principal Mining Engineer. Prior to joining Focus in Septe...

Investor Insight FML 9 months ago
Taking stock - a year to remember sets up great expectations for 2021

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, the brilliant Charles Dickens wrote in 1859 in his novel A Tale of Two Cities before following up a year later with another eternal classic, Great Expectations. Of course, Dickens could n...

Investor Insight FML 10 months ago
Focus Minerals and CARE terminate Laverton JV

West Australian gold explorer Focus Minerals (ASX: FML) today announced that the Company has terminated, by mutual consent, the Laverton Tenements Joint Venture (Laverton JV) held with Central Australian Rare Earth Pty Ltd (CARE), a subsidi...

Investor Insight FML 10 months ago
Focus Minerals reports large scale Mineral Resource update at Coolgardie gold project's CNX deposit

West Australian gold explorer Focus Minerals (ASX: FML) today announced a Mineral Resource update for the CNX deposit, part of the Coolgardie gold project in WA, and plans for imminent extension drilling. HIGHLIGHTS:  Open Pit Mineral Re...

Investor Insight FML 10 months ago
South32 to offload WA gold royalties

South32 has agreed to sell its minerals royalties to gold-focussed royalty company Elemental Royalties for a total consideration of $US55 million ($75 million). This includes three gold royalties and a non-gold royalty of “immaterial value”...

Australian Mining FML 10 months ago
Focus Minerals appoints Fengfan Sun as chief financial officer

West Australian gold explorer Focus Minerals (ASX: FML) today announced it has appointed Fengfan Sun as chief financial officer of the company. Mr Sun has many years of invaluable experience in leading and developing successful finance tea...

Investor Insight FML 10 months ago
Auroch Minerals scores double with nickel acquisition and drill success

Nickel play Auroch Minerals (ASX: AOU) is having quite a day with news that it has picked up a historic project near Coolgardie as well as intersecting massive sulphides at part of its Leinster project in Western Australia. Auroch has signe...

SmallCaps FML 11 months ago
Focus Minerals provides September quarter activities report

West Australian gold explorer Focus Minerals (ASX: FML) has provided its quarterly activities report for the period ended 30 September 2020, where activity was focused on the company’s Laverton and Coolgardie gold projects. HIGHLIGHTS:  M...

Investor Insight FML 11 months ago
Independent review delivers 115% increase at Focus Minerals' Burtville open pit Mineral Resource

West Australian gold explorer Focus Minerals (ASX: FML) today announced an update of the Burtville Open Pit Mineral Resource to support the pre-feasibility study (PFS) into a Stage 1 mining operation at the Laverton gold project. HIGHLIGHT...

Investor Insight FML 11 months ago