Articles On Talisman Mining (ASX:TLM)

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Bulk Buys: Rio Tinto is upbeat on Chinese demand as it pledges a (modest) reversal of fortunes

The iron ore market does not offer the simple narrative that it did in the first two decades of the 21st century nor that of the suite of “green metals” like lithium, nickel and copper now hitched to electric vehicle sales and efforts to ma...

Stockhead TLM 1 week 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 TLM 1 week 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 TLM 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 TLM 1 month ago
Bulk Buys: Coal production could reach its highest level in 2022 and demand continues to rise

Coal mining is hardly popular but governments around the world, most of whom have promised to work to reduce the impacts of climate change, can’t get enough of it. It may be getting harder to finance and gain approval for mining coal, the b...

Stockhead TLM 1 month ago
Bulk Buys: The big banks are falling out of love with iron ore but China’s steel may still be strong in 2022

Iron ore has been unpredictable in 2021 and it would be a brave person to make a hard and fast call on where it will end up in 2022. In fact, with the whims of the Chinese Communist Party and vagaries of its economy one of the major factors...

Stockhead TLM 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 TLM 1 month ago
Bulk Buys: Iron ore imports for November soar in China to bring festive cheer for miners

The topsy turvy data coming out of China’s steel sector continues to roll on after the world’s biggest steelmaker revealed iron ore imports hit a 13-month high in November despite sliding steel production. China’s appetite for iron ore roar...

Stockhead TLM 1 month ago
Hot Money Monday: M&A drives strong RSI prints while BNPL goes from cold to… colder

Each week, Stockhead recaps ASX stocks that are “running hot” as deduced by the Relative Strength Index (RSI). The RSI is a technical gauge which measures how trading momentum is affecting the price action. A reading of 70 is seen as the le...

Stockhead TLM 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 TLM 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 TLM 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 TLM 2 months ago
10 at 10: These ASX stocks are making their grand entrance 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 TLM 2 months ago
Closing Bell: ASX snaps 2-day losing streak, a healthcare IPO slumps 40%

Local stocks edged higher on Thursday, as the ASX 200 closed up by 0.13% following two days of losses. Banking stocks fell again after getting hammered yesterday, while money moved back into big-name gold stocks as inflation jitters continu...

Stockhead TLM 2 months ago
Bulk Buys: Gina gets into magnetite with iron ore deal

Hancock Prospecting is making a big move into magnetite iron ore, this week inking an initial $9 million deal to farm into the Mt Bevan iron ore project owned by juniors Legacy Iron Ore (ASX:LCY) and Hawthorn Resources (ASX:HAW). It’s an in...

Stockhead TLM 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 TLM 2 months ago
Bulk Buys: FMG fields green queries and banks review iron ore prices

Westpac is the latest major financial institution to knock down its iron ore forecasts after prices dived below US$100/t again on a slowdown in steel production in China it describes as the largest since 2008. It revised its price forecasts...

Stockhead TLM 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 TLM 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 TLM 2 months ago
Bulk Buys: MinRes cops big discount for iron ore, coal’s miracle run brings Bluff mine back from the dead

If there was any doubt about the importance of grade in iron ore, check out the latest numbers from Mineral Resources (ASX:MIN). Chris Ellison’s miner suffered a 48% discount to average Platts 62% iron ore prices in the September Quarter. T...

Stockhead TLM 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 TLM 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 TLM 3 months ago
Bulk Buys: Profit over prophecy as iron ore miner doubts price Doomsdayers

Set against rumours of its demise, spot iron ore has remained stubbornly defiant, reminding investors again why forecasting is a fool’s errand by bouncing above US$135/t on Monday night. A broad consensus is forming around metals like coppe...

Stockhead TLM 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 TLM 3 months ago
Bulk Buys: What is normal when it comes to coal?

Is there any end to coal’s incredible price run in 2021? This week has seen thermal coal prices rise to record levels, with low volatility 6000kcal product from Newcastle soaring 5% to US$240/t yesterday. Twelve months ago, when China’s dip...

Stockhead TLM 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 TLM 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 TLM 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 TLM 4 months ago
Bulk Buys: As prices for coking coal soar, will China have to let Australian producers back into the club?

Coking coal prices have gone a wee bit crazy in recent weeks, presenting a once in a generation opportunity for ASX-listed companies who looked sickly as the 2021 financial year wrapped up. According to Fastmarkets MB, supply remains tight...

Stockhead TLM 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 TLM 4 months ago
Bulk Buys: UBS thinks Rio will miss guidance yet again in 2021

Is Rio Tinto (ASX:RIO) going to disappoint on shipments yet again? The gaffe-prone Pilbara miner, which was carried by stratospheric iron ore prices to a US$9.1 billion dividend at the half year, appears likely to miss its ambitious guidanc...

Stockhead TLM 4 months ago
Bulk Buys: Would you bet against Andrew Forrest and FMG on iron ore?

Andrew Forrest said he wouldn’t bet against the price of iron ore this week as he addressed media and analysts in a lap of honour for Fortescue Metals Group’s (ASX:FMG) transformative 2021. That was driven by record high iron ore prices thr...

Stockhead TLM 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 TLM 4 months ago
Bulk Buys: Coking coal goes crazy in China while iron ore futures bounce

How’s that Aussie coal ban going for China? Prices of imported premium coking coal in the Middle Kingdom soared to record highs of US$384 per tonne while China looks around every nook and cranny to source the product it once got from our ea...

Stockhead TLM 5 months ago
Iron ore posts biggest single day fall… EVER. Where is it heading next?

It powers Australia’s economic engine room, but iron ore is sputtering after the spot price recorded its biggest single day drop on Friday since index pricing began. Fastmarkets saw iron ore prices for benchmark 62% fines to northern China...

Stockhead TLM 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 TLM 5 months ago
Bulk Buys: BHP places chips on iron ore, met coal as it waves goodbye to petroleum in Woodside deal

BHP (ASX:BHP) has taken advantage of 2021’s astonishing boom in iron ore prices to shower shareholders with a record dividend and kickstart the transformation of the world’s biggest mining house. Its final payout of US$2 per share came off...

Stockhead TLM 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 TLM 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 TLM 5 months ago
Bulk Buys: Haircut for iron ore on steel production cuts, MinRes deal sends Red Hill Iron to the moon

Iron ore prices fell to their lowest level in two and a half months on the back of noise about steel production cuts in China on Friday, only to moderate on Monday. A 7% flop in iron ore prices to a little over US$180/t to end last week wou...

Stockhead TLM 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 TLM 5 months ago
Bulk Buys: Global steel shows its strength as Australia’s BlueScope breaks earnings record

Are Chinese steel margins on the way back up? Sliding and eventually negative steel margins in June led many analysts to the conclusion that high prices for iron ore would slide rapidly in the second half of the year as steel producers look...

Stockhead TLM 5 months ago
Bulk Buys: Grange Resources punching above its weight with absurd iron ore price premium as Vale and BHP report

Tasmanian iron ore producer Grange Resources (ASX:GRR) has become well known for the quality of its iron ore and, while small in volume, makes up for it in tactical nous by supplying pellets that grade around 65%. The Caleb Daniel of the ir...

Stockhead TLM 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 TLM 6 months ago
Bulk Buys: Rio Tinto port issues dampen historic iron ore market

In spite of China’s complaints about commodity prices, iron ore was relatively steady in June after a volatile May, with benchmark 62% fines opening the first full week of the new financial year above US$220/t. Those price levels, up from a...

Stockhead TLM 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 TLM 6 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 TLM 7 months ago
Bulk Buys: Australian iron ore proves Ol’ Reliable as Brazil, China face supply disruptions

The sun is shining again on Australian iron ore, at least for now, with prices again threatening to touch historic levels just one month after reaching record highs. Benchmark 62% fines opened the week in China at US$222.30 a tonne, just US...

Stockhead TLM 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 TLM 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 TLM 7 months ago