Articles On Volt Resources (ASX:VRC)

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High Voltage: Lithium supply shortfall could put (semi) solid-state batteries on ice

Emerging semi-solid battery technology uses a lot more lithium; battery metal shortfall may hamper rollout Are weakening cobalt prices about to get a boost? ASX lithium stocks bouncing back as more evidence emerges of long term supply shor...

Stockhead VRC 5 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 VRC 1 week ago
Volt Resources (ASX:VRC) restarts production at Zavalievsky

Volt Resources (VRC) restarts production at the Zavalievsky graphite mine and processing plant in Ukraine Based on previous operating performance and improvements, Zavalievsky is forecast to produce between 8000 and 9000 tonnes of graphite...

themarketherald.com.au VRC 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 VRC 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 VRC 3 weeks ago
High Voltage: US offers support to reduce China’s ‘weaponisation’ of battery metals

The US Department of Energy’s loan programs office is open to Aussie producers Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm wants to reduce reliance on China’s battery metals Rimfire Pacific Mining gains full control of the Broken Hill Cobalt Projec...

Stockhead VRC 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 VRC 1 month ago
Not you, lithium: The ultimate guide to the other battery metals vital to Europe’s energy transition

Nickel, copper, cobalt, zinc and graphite are battery metals in high demand in Europe Eurometaux says 10% more zinc, 35% more copper, 100% more nickel and 330% more cobalt are needed by 2050 Europe’s EV uptake is the driving force for batt...

Stockhead VRC 1 month ago
High Voltage: A lithium-ion battery is a terrible thing to waste

Effective battery recycling will be crucial to meeting future metals demand ASX battery recycling stocks include Neometals, Hannans, and Lithium Australia Weekly small cap standouts: Panther Metals, Odessa, Flynn Gold Our High Voltage col...

Stockhead VRC 1 month ago
Volt Resources (ASX:VRC) to raise $1.7m to recommence graphite production in Ukraine

Volt Resources (VRC) is set to raise $1.7 million to recommence graphite production in Ukraine The company will issue over 107 million shares at 1.6 cents per share, plus 53.6 million unlisted options with an exercise price of 2.4 cents Fu...

themarketherald.com.au VRC 1 month ago
High Voltage: Battery producers’ eye larger cell tech to cut down on raw material needs

Battery producers look to increase energy density and drive down raw material costs CATL’s Qilin battery is 13% more powerful than the one planned by Tesla Stellantis adds 5 years to lithium offtake agreement with Vulcan Energy   Our High...

Stockhead VRC 1 month ago
Closing Bell: The stock formerly known as Hot Rock is up 70% and other great ASX Adventures

The ASX200 makes it four gains in a row The small cap index remains uninspired despite some strong individual performances HRL and 4DX deliver huge returns on Tuesday   The benchmark XJO is up by 0.6%. The little XEC index is not. The ASX...

Stockhead VRC 1 month ago
Volt Resources (ASX:VRC) enters trading halt, plans capital raise

Volt Resources (VRC) enters a trading halt amid a capital raise So far, it is not known how much the company is aiming to raise or where the funds will be spent The halt means company shares will be paused until Thursday, June 30, or when...

themarketherald.com.au VRC 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 VRC 1 month ago
High Voltage: Aussie lithium producers are down 10-40% year to date, but revenues have never been higher

Aussie-listed lithium pure plays Pilbara Minerals (ASX:PLS) and Allkem (ASX:AKE) are down 40% and 10%, respectively, year-to-date Both are pulling in record revenues Meanwhile, lithium contract prices are still rising Our High Voltage col...

Stockhead VRC 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 VRC 1 month ago
High Voltage: FOUR reasons the lithium market will remain in structural shortage until 2025

Benchmark gives four reasons why Goldman Sachs is wrong on lithium oversupply claims Chinese lithium — Goldman’s most significant source of new supply — is low quality and expensive Lithium contract pricing continues to rise Our High Volt...

Stockhead VRC 2 months ago
Build Your Own Portfolio – Critical Minerals: Four experts say tuck these 12 stocks away

Australia has a list of 26 critical minerals Critical minerals are minerals essential for modern-tech but supply chain is at risk  There is also a growing awareness of minerals that aren’t critical but just as essential    In Australia, w...

Stockhead VRC 2 months ago
High Voltage: Goldman Sachs is wrong about oversupply and lithium miners look cheap, experts say

ASX lithium stocks suffered selldown after major investment bank Goldman Sachs called top of battery metals boom Cowen disagrees, models 19% deficit to demand from 2023-2030 Stock prices don’t reflect current high lithium prices: Jefferie...

Stockhead VRC 2 months ago
Closing Bell: 12 years a slave to cheap cash

Benchmark down 1.6%, small caps 2% Shares dive on surprise size of rate hike  Dateline Resources lifts on 100m intercept   In some miserable pre-rate day trade the small caps index and the ASX200 were down 1.5% and 1% respectively as trad...

Stockhead VRC 2 months ago
Volt Resources [ASX:VRC] Shares Fall Despite Graphite Offtake

Graphite producer and battery materials developer Volt Resources [ASX:VRC] announced it had signed a letter of intent for the sale of 5,000 tonnes of fine flake graphite product from its Bunyu Graphite Project. The post Volt Resources [ASX:...

MoneyMorning VRC 2 months ago
Volt Resources (ASX:VRC) to sell Bunyu graphite to Graphex Technologies

Volt Resources’ (VRC) subsidiary, Volt Graphite Tanzania, has signed a letter of intent with Graphex Technologies Graphex, a battery anode material producer, will purchase 5000 tonnes of natural flake graphite every year for 10 years from...

themarketherald.com.au VRC 2 months ago
High Voltage: A line-up of the best ASX battery metals stocks of 2022, so far

Sans coal and oil, battery metals are blowing the rest of the commodities complex away in 2022 Lithium carbonate and hydroxide are up 85% and 127% respectively A breakdown of 2022’s five most popular ASX battery metals stocks Our High Vol...

Stockhead VRC 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 VRC 2 months ago
High Voltage: Cobalt supply deficits are about to get very serious

Cobalt deficit starts to widen from 2024, with no end in sight Labor’s election victory good for “battery material stocks, hydrogen, or new technology”: Far East Capital Booming EV sales will still fall well short of 2050 targets, IEA says...

Stockhead VRC 2 months ago
High Voltage: Red hot battery metal prices spark scramble to solid state

High prices for raw materials like lithium and nickel add ~$US12,600 to cost of Silverado EV Carmakers, battery makers increasingly investing in cheaper, better solid-state tech This week’s biggest ASX movers: Galileo, Conico, Greenstone...

Stockhead VRC 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 VRC 3 months ago
It could be boom time for African graphite mining projects as EV battery demand surges

East Africa could be the new hub for graphite projects in a bid to diversify supply Natural graphite is forecast to move into a structural deficit by mid-decade Four ASX stocks have exposure to African graphite projects The unprecedented...

Stockhead VRC 3 months ago
High Voltage: 10-bagger or heartbreak? Risky jurisdictions deliver both for ASX investors

To find 10-bagger stocks investors often go “where the industry is less comfortable”: Rick Rule But risks abound. Lithium favourite AVZ is the latest ASX stock to potentially come unstuck in a Third World jurisdiction Global energy transit...

Stockhead VRC 3 months ago
Volt Resources (ASX:VRC) develops battery materials businesses in US and Europe

Volt Resources (VRC) is implementing plans to become a battery materials producer in Europe and the US The plans are based on an integrated supply chain using flake graphite from its mine and processing plant in Ukraine and the Bunyu graph...

themarketherald.com.au VRC 3 months ago
High Voltage: Rivian’s CEO reckons we’re only seeing the beginning of the battery metals shortage

Statevolt plans battery metals plant in US, signs lithium supply deal with Controlled Thermal Resources WA’s Curtin University gets $50m Trailblazer funding for resources technology and critical minerals hub Weekly ASX battery metal st...

Stockhead VRC 3 months ago
Closing Bell: ASX surrenders early gains, while honest small caps crash and burn from the open

ASX gives back early gains on Wednesday Small caps whacked as Fed Hawks get hawky, bonds get toppy, coal prices surge, oil prices plunge… again And now the market news in briefs. Unlike the no-frills, straight-shooting ASX Emerging Compan...

Stockhead VRC 3 months ago
Top 10 at 10: These ASX stocks have plenty of admirers 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 VRC 3 months ago
Volt Resources (ASX:VRC) enters joint development agreement to improve battery performance

Volt Resources (VRC) signs a joint development agreement with its US tech partner American Energy Technologies and alkaline battery producer Urban Electric Power  The collaboration will test non-spherical graphite, used to produce ultra-hi...

themarketherald.com.au VRC 3 months ago
Closing Bell: Small caps go full Maximus, unleash gains in face of rising broad-based fears

Okay, who poked the S&P/ASX Emerging Companies index (XEC) this morning? Someone woke the sleeping Spinosaurus – the largest carnivorous dinosaur on this planet – that lies at the heart of our beloved small cap thermometer. It started r...

Stockhead VRC 4 months ago
High Voltage: Macquarie says ‘valuation upside remains’ for ASX lithium, rare earths miners

Are high fuel prices accelerating the EV transition? Macquarie says ‘valuation upside remains for all covered ASX lithium and rare earths stocks’ Biggest ASX movers this week: Krakatoa Resources, Ragnar Metals, GME Resources, Jindalee Reso...

Stockhead VRC 4 months ago
High Voltage: Canada flags $2b investment into production and processing of critical minerals

Canada is slated to invest $2b in nickel, lithium, cobalt, and magnesium Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government is due to release its budget on Thursday Weekly ASX battery metal standouts include Golden Deeps, Latin Resources and R...

Stockhead VRC 4 months ago
The ASX’s next graphite producer says a shortage of the battery metal can not fly under the radar much longer

Underinvestment in graphite supply has flown under the radar as lithium, nickel, copper and cobalt have grabbed the headlines Prices across all types of graphite are up 22% year on year according to Benchmark Mineral Intelligence Walkabout...

Stockhead VRC 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 VRC 4 months ago
Closing Bell: Small caps lower in mindless, choppy trade

ASX Emerging Companies (XEC) index has closed 0.8% lower on Thursday Monday winners: Australian Vanadium Limited (ASX:AVL), Roots Sustainable Agricultural Technologies (ASX:ROO)  Monday losers: Hawsons Iron Ore (ASX:HIO), Icannex Healthcar...

Stockhead VRC 4 months ago
VRC, BKY and ZNO - Three ASX penny stocks up over 20% today

Highlights The ASX Small Ordinaries index was trading flat by 12:30 PM AEDT, after plunging to a low of 3,315.7 in early trade. VRC, BKY and ZNO are three ASX penny stocks making big gains today. A conservative position sizing is reco...

Kalkine Media VRC 4 months ago
Resources Top 5: Battered graphite, uranium stocks catch a bid; phosphate hopeful in the spotlight as prices soar

Volt Resources forced to mothball Ukraine graphite mine; progresses plans to supply graphite product to a US gigafactory Uranium stock Berkeley Energia  has gained 170% since start of March on no news Boadicea Resources preps lithium drill...

Stockhead VRC 4 months ago
Top 10 at 10: Which ASX stocks are standout winners 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 VRC 4 months ago
High Voltage: Are sky-high fuel prices pushing up demand for electric vehicles?

Anecdotal evidence suggests EVs more popular as fuel prices soar Weekly ASX battery metal standouts include St George, Riversgold, Ragusa and Moho  Our High Voltage column wraps all the news driving ASX stocks with exposure to lithium, co...

Stockhead VRC 5 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 VRC 5 months ago
High Voltage: GameStop has nothing on this nickel market #shortsqueeze

London Metals Exchange stops nickel trading after price hits $US100,000/t Weekly ASX battery metal standouts include Metals Australia, Cobalt Blue and Impact Minerals  Our High Voltage column wraps all the news driving ASX stocks with exp...

Stockhead VRC 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 VRC 5 months ago
Volt Resources talks $2.5 million raise and updates on Ukraine graphite operations

Proactive Investors VRC 5 months ago
Volt Resources (ASX:VRC) raises $2.5m to advance graphite projects

Volt Resources (VRC) set to raise $2.5 million in a share placement to new investors and existing shareholders Chairman Asimwe Kabunga has committed to take up $500,000 in the total capital raise, subject to shareholder approval Volt says...

themarketherald.com.au VRC 5 months ago
Volt Resources raising $2.5 million as its looks to become battery graphite materials producer

“I am very pleased with the level of support from existing shareholders and new investors with this capital raising. Once again Volt’s chairman, Asimwe Kabunga, has shown his strong commitment to the company through his cornerstone particip...

Proactive Investors VRC 5 months ago