Articles On Taruga Minerals (ASX:TAR)

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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 TAR 1 week ago
Closing Bell: Energy and Mining sectors lead the pack on first trading day for 2022

The benchmark ASX 200 was up by 2% on the first day of trading in 2022. The ASX Emerging Companies Index (XEC) also rose in step, up by 1.6%. All eleven ASX sectors finished higher, with the energy and mining sectors leading the pack. In en...

Stockhead TAR 3 weeks 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 TAR 3 weeks 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 TAR 1 month 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 TAR 1 month ago
Gold Digger: An inflationary bomb is about to go off. It’s time to prepare for the next gold bull market

US Fed chair Jerome Powell finally admitted that inflationary pressures weren’t going to be as sh­­ort-lived as perhaps expected. Earlier this week Powell surprised markets by suggesting it would be appropriate to drop the phrase “inflation...

Stockhead TAR 1 month ago
Gold Digger: Gold’s renaissance was short-lived. Have prices bottomed out?

Following a 7.6% surge from late September, the price of gold briefly hit five-month highs of ~$US1,872/oz on fears that current high inflation levels are more than ‘transitional’. Gold is an ‘inflation hedge’; an investment that ostensibly...

Stockhead TAR 2 months ago
Taruga Minerals’ (ASX:TAR) subsidiary receives $300k refund

Taruga Minerals’ (TAR) subsidiary receives a $300,000 refund from the South Australian government The refund follows Strikeline Resources’ exploration at the Mt Craig copper project, which met the requirements of the grant awarded under an... TAR 2 months ago
Gold Digger: These cheap gold stocks might not last long

Following a 7.6% surge from late September, the price of gold is now sitting ~$US1,860/oz for the first time since June. The Aussie price is looking even better, which is great news for our local producers: USD (dark) and AUD (light) gold p...

Stockhead TAR 2 months ago
Gold Digger: Prices lift off on growing inflation

Growing concerns about inflation could send gold prices soaring back above the US$2,000 ($2,746) an ounce mark it last reached back in 2020. Prices of the precious metal have already been rising steadily over the past fortnight, up some 3.7...

Stockhead TAR 2 months ago
Taruga launches 2,000m SA drilling blitz

Taruga Minerals has recently launched a 2,000m RC drilling blitz across its Mt Craig project in South Australia, targeting several prospects that have displayed anomalous polymetallic mineralisation.

The West TAR 2 months ago
Taruga Minerals (ASX:TAR) begins RC drilling at Morgan’s Creek

Taruga Minerals (TAR) begins a 2000-metre reverse circulation (RC) drilling program at the Morgan’s Creek prospect in South Australia Drilling will target Kipushi-Style and Burra-Style polymetallic mineralisation as well as critical metal... TAR 2 months ago
Taruga hits new rare earths zone in SA

Taruga Minerals has picked up a grab bag of rare earths, lithium, cobalt and zinc anomalies in rock chips collected at its Morgan’s Creek project in South Australia.

The West TAR 2 months ago
Gold Digger: A global carbon tax could hit gold stocks right where it hurts

A global carbon taxation regime could slash gold miner profit margins by up to 45% unless an effort is made to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, Metals Focus says. Some countries, such as Canada and Sweden, already impose carbon taxes and th...

Stockhead TAR 2 months ago
Closing Bell: ASX starts November on a positive note with 3 new listings

The ASX 200 rose 0.64% on the first trading day of the month. All sectors were in the green except financials – a sector dragged down by Westpac (ASX:WBC) following its results. The best sectors were consumer discretionaries, telcos and uti...

Stockhead TAR 2 months ago
Gold Digger: Ounce-hungry gold miners investing big $$ in M&A, new developments

The gold price may be in a holding pattern at ~$US1,800/oz, but Aussie gold miners continue to throw piles of cash at acquisitions and new developments. Westgold (ASX:WGX) looks increasingly likely  to hoover up struggling producer Gascoyne...

Stockhead TAR 2 months ago
Gold Digger: Two charts that show how undervalued gold stocks really are

Gold stocks are cheap, experts keep saying. Well-known analyst Jesse Felder has now demonstrated the “pathetic performance” of the US gold majors in handy chart form. The US listed BANG stocks (Felder’s play on FANG) include gold giants Bar...

Stockhead TAR 3 months ago
Peak Minerals (ASX:PUA) eyes additional capital

Peak Minerals (PUA) has entered a trading halt ahead of a capital raise The company recently completed the acquisition of private mining company, CU2 WA, which will give it access to 31 tenements in WA’s Meekatharra region Whether or not t... TAR 3 months ago
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 TAR 3 months 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 TAR 3 months 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 TAR 3 months 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 TAR 4 months 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 TAR 4 months ago
Taruga secures $900,000 tax credit for future investors

Mineral exploration company, Taruga Minerals has snared a $900,000 allocation of exploration credits via the federal government’s ‘Junior Minerals Exploration Incentive’ scheme. The credits may be distributed to eligible shareholders as a t...

The West TAR 4 months 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 TAR 4 months ago
Taruga ramps up SA copper exploration

Junior explorer Taruga Minerals has kicked off a 500m diamond drilling program at its Mt Craig copper project in SA to follow up on recent reverse circulation drilling that returned encouraging intersections including 7m at 1.8 per cent cop...

The West TAR 4 months ago
Coffee with Samso: Taruga Minerals - an IOCG story with a difference

Taruga's Flinders Project is unique in that IOCG-style mineralisation has been mapped and sampled at surface and not under several hundred metres of sedimentary cover.

Proactive Investors TAR 4 months ago
Taruga extends strike with latest copper hits at Wyacca

Taruga Minerals continues to deliver significant copper hits from its Wyacca discovery at the company’s Mt Craig project in SA, including 5m at 1 per cent copper from 121m. Drilling has now grown the mineralised area to a hefty 2.1km by 1.1...

The West TAR 4 months 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 TAR 4 months ago
Taruga unearths high-grade rare earth elements in SA

Taruga Minerals has added to the ultimate potential of its Mt Craig copper project in South Australia by delivering multiple broad and high-grade rare earth element hits at the Morgan’s Creek prospect. Other critical battery metals such as...

The West TAR 5 months ago
10 at 10: These ASX stocks are the first to shine 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 TAR 5 months 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 TAR 5 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 TAR 5 months ago
Taruga set to join south-west WA mineral hunt

Taruga Minerals is set to join the expanding field of hopefuls hunting for a repeat of Chalice Mining’s spectacular Julimar nickel/platinum discovery in the south west mineral terrane of Western Australia, with company putting its foot on k...

The West TAR 5 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 TAR 5 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 TAR 5 months ago
Guy on Rocks: Nickel prices will likely run through $US20K ‘in the near term’

Guy on Rocks’ is a Stockhead series looking at the significant happenings of the resources market each week. Former geologist and experienced stockbroker Guy Le Page, director and responsible executive at Perth-based financial services prov...

Stockhead TAR 6 months ago
Taruga steps up SA copper exploration effort

Taruga Minerals has completed a follow-up RC drilling program at the promising Wyacca copper prospect in SA. It comes after the company caused punters’ pulses to quicken a couple of months ago when it unveiled high-grade copper drill hits a...

The West TAR 6 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 TAR 6 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 TAR 6 months ago
Auroch appoints veteran exploration manager ahead of drilling push

Auroch is building up its exploration muscle with the appointment of Matthew McCarthy as exploration manager. His appointment comes as Auroch Resources (ASX:AOU) ramps up activity at the Nepean Deeps nickel operation along with the upcoming...

Stockhead TAR 6 months ago
Taruga starts new copper drilling at South Australia project

Taruga Minerals has kicked off a maiden 2,000m RC drilling program at Morgan’s Creek in South Australia where it recently found copper grading up to 14.5 per cent in rock chips collected over a wide area overlaying gravity and magnetic anom...

The West TAR 7 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 TAR 7 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 TAR 7 months ago
Taruga hits strike extensions and new copper zone in SA

Taruga Minerals has confirmed continuation of mineralisation along strike to its recent Wyacca copper discovery at the Mt Craig project in South Australia. A new copper zone some 1km from the main Wyacca trend has also been identified.

The West TAR 7 months ago
Closing Bell: Today’s biggest small cap movers on the ASX

Closing Bell is Stockhead’s daily recap of the ASX’s biggest winners and losers during the trading day. Data is taken at the market close – at 4.10pm AEDT. Stocks highlighted in yellow rose (or fell) after making announcements during intrad...

Stockhead TAR 7 months ago
Taruga notches up a trifecta of high-grade SA copper discoveries

Taruga Minerals has now posted a trifecta of copper discoveries at its Mt Craig project, north of Adelaide in South Australia. Whilst the company’s main focus is the Wyacca prospect in the north of its tenure, Taruga has now also outlined a...

The West TAR 7 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 TAR 7 months ago
Taruga locks onto new copper targets in SA

Taruga Minerals is off and racing at its Mt Craig copper project in South Australia, with a second round of drilling underway at the Wyacca discovery and high-grade samples from its Morgans Creek prospect generating new targets for drill te...

The West TAR 7 months ago
Who Made The Gains? Here are May’s top 50 miners and explorers

Investors – where to put your money when everything looks so bloody good? Iron ore touched $200/t once again to close out a volatile month in positive territory. Gold bounced back to record its biggest month-on-month gain since July last ye...

Stockhead TAR 7 months ago