Articles On Volt Resources (ASX:VRC)

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High Voltage: Aussie government throws graphite and HPA projects a tasty bone or two

Alpha HPA and Renascor Graphite receive a big sugar daddy hug from Albo this week Lithium news: the “spot” pricing is trending… steadily right now. So that’s okay KTA, LU7 and NWM make strong battery metals gains on the ASX this week   A...

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High Voltage: Lithium prices bounce, as (some) sector analysts forecast strong EV demand

Lithium ‘spot’ prices outta China make a bit of a recovery to start the week  EV demand remains intact, says one prominent expert. Not everyone agrees Indonesia keeps blowing up global nickel industry, while copper looks good   Where are...

Stockhead VRC 2 weeks ago
Closing Bell: ASX rebounds as soft CPI bolsters August rate cut hopes; OSX and TLM lead today’s winners

The ASX 200 erases early morning’s losses, rallying to close the day +0.3% higher.  This comes as the ABS released its monthly CPI report, which shows that YoY inflation was steady in February at 3.4% for a third straight month. The figure...

Stockhead VRC 3 weeks ago
High Voltage: Lithium dips as Citi bears pipe up, but PLS downstream move points to ‘up cycle’

Lithium spot pricing has dipped, but that futures ‘contango’ is still in play Citi analysts take a bearish view on lithium short to mid term PLS’s downstream move with Ganfeng turns heads    Where are lithium and other battery metals at t...

Stockhead VRC 3 weeks ago
Closing Bell: ASX loses its bottle, but Gold50 shows some Gallium to advance 50pc

The ASX200 has ended Friday down 0.15pc, but ends week higher Property and Healthcare gains offset by Resources losses  Small Caps led by Gold50   Wall Street hit more record highs on Thursday in New York, the Australian market on Friday,...

Stockhead VRC 3 weeks ago
Gold Digger: Gold vs Bitcoin, analysts vs analysts – store of value narratives get in the ring

Gold hit a US ATH, then dipped a tad, but not by much. In fact, it’s doing pretty well on the whole… … It’s less volatile than Bitcoin, anyway, which is a good or bad thing depending on outlook Speaking of which, RBC has some fairly cautio...

Stockhead VRC 3 weeks ago
Gold Digger: Gold pulls back but gets to grips with sticky inflation situation

Gold has pulled back from very recent highs after the latest ‘sticky’ US inflation figures But… the price action in general looks pretty solid from where we’re sitting, and so does the TA Leading ASX goldies this week include: BMR, BMO, GS...

Stockhead VRC 1 month ago
High Voltage: Lithium market recovery narrative picks up. Perfect storm brewing?

What’s shaking in the land of the lithium lizards? (And other battery metals.) Let’s see…    Is there something of a perfect storm forming for lithium right now? A positive perfect storm, that is. Lithium prices have been absolutely poleaxe...

Stockhead VRC 1 month ago
This microcap could win US$100M from Biden to build a battery anode plant

Thirty three acres of land overseen by the US state of Alabama’s Tuscaloosa County Economic Development Authority (TCEDA) are set to house Volt Resources’ (ASX:VRC) graphite battery anode facility. That’s if a letter of support in favour...

themarketonline.com.au VRC 1 month ago
Closing Bell: ASX200 betrayed by big banks. Mollified by minnow metals

  Local markets gives up early gains, ekes out 0.1pc advantage IT and Utilities offset by Energy sector losses Small Caps led by RMI and Narryer Metals   We’re slightly higher at match out in Sydney. But big banks became bad banks after l...

Stockhead VRC 1 month ago
Gold Digger: Yellow metal on the March as WGC eyes central bank and election boosts

Gold hit an all-time high this week, ending Friday in strong form The World Gold Council predicts global elections and Fed cuts could keep the precious metal elevated ASX gold stocks performing well this week included: KNB, SXG, AWJ   Wha...

Stockhead VRC 1 month ago
High Voltage: Lithium prices look to turn corner, while Aussie businesses take EV high road

What’s happening here and there with this and that pertaining to battery metals on February 29? Let’s take a look…    While the Australian nickel industry is very much pushed to the edge of the nickel universe in the midst of an Indonesian-...

Stockhead VRC 1 month ago
Gold Digger: Central banks just can’t get enough. Stockpiling could continue for years, says ANZ

ANZ analysts believe ’emerging’ central banks could buy over 600t of gold annually until 2030  Citi isn’t totally ruling out a US$3,000 gold price in next 12-18 months US gold mining giant Newmont divests six gold mines and two other gold...

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High Voltage: CATL mine shutdown speculation keeps lithium investors’ glasses half-full

Speculation regarding shutdown of huge Chinese lithium mine raises industry’s eyebrows Low lithium prices are ‘unsustainable’ says Albemarle boss ASX battery metal leaders over the past seven days include: ARR, SYA, AUZ Another lithium-he...

Stockhead VRC 1 month ago
Closing Bell: Local markets ride commodities higher after a blow to US confidence on Friday

  Local markets ride commodities lift to offset weak performance from Wall Street on Friday ASX 200 benchmark finished the day on +0.09pc, a lot higher than it really had any right to Resources led the way, overcoming a significant deadwei...

Stockhead VRC 1 month ago
Closing Bell: Material gains for the ASX on Friday while a good week at work sees Tech Sector gain 7.5pc

ASX adds 0.7pc to close out the week in a positive frame of mind IT and materials rise, thanks to a softening US dollar and general commodity weirdness Small caps led by NKOTB, Australian Wealth Advisors Group on a solid debut   Materi...

Stockhead VRC 2 months ago
Gold Digger: Druckenmiller time. Billionaire increases exposure as gold reclaims US$2k

Gold recovers US$2k after weak retail sales data gets thrown into the economic soup in America Moneybags former hedge fund bloke Stanley Druckenmiller is increasing his gold exposure The week’s best performing ASX goldies include: TG1, TGM...

Stockhead VRC 2 months ago
Closing Bell: ASX embraces Star Tech and Return of the Jobless

ASX rises 0.77pc, hefted heavenward with the help of a huge tech buy InfoTech was the best of the sectors, up 6.81pc by day’s end Small cap winners included James Bay Minerals, Bellavista Resources and Way2VAT   Local markets have stru...

Stockhead VRC 2 months ago
Gold Digger: Don’t expect a rally soon but H2 could be golden, agree top analysts

  The price of gold is in a holding pattern, threatening to dip in short term, according to Metals Focus analysis Metals Focus, like Japan’s biggest bank MUFG, however, has a more positive outlook for gold later this year Top-performing AS...

Stockhead VRC 2 months ago
Volt negotiating Bunyu commercial financing terms

Graphite producer Volt Resources (ASX:VRC) is currently negotiating commercial terms and conditions with a ‘large company’ regarding financing for its wholly owned Bunyu Graphite Project in Tanzania.  The $20.24 million market capitalisa...

Mining.com.au VRC 4 months ago
In Case You Missed It: AI-aged care deal, EV bank loans and some rare earths

Stockhead’s In-Case-You-Missed-It highlights today’s most interesting small cap stories that might have slipped beneath your radar. Below is a wrap of the top 20 performing stocks, by percentage, that made announcements today.   ICYMI Leade...

Stockhead VRC 4 months ago
10 at 11ish: Aurumin to sell iron rights to Mineral Resources

Good morning, and welcome to Stockhead’s Top 10 at shortly-before-11-ish, to highlight the best (and sometimes worst) performing ASX stocks in morning trade using live data, to provide a short, sharp update to help frame the trading day by...

Stockhead VRC 4 months ago
Top 10 at 11: Boardroom battles and spinning drills are driving the market this morning

Good morning, and welcome to Stockhead’s Top 10 at shortly-before-11-ish, to highlight the best (and sometimes worst) performing ASX stocks in morning trade using live data, to provide a short, sharp update to help frame the trading day by...

Stockhead VRC 4 months ago
Hot Money Monday: How Newton’s first law and these 3 momentum signals could turn trends to profits

The concept of momentum is based on Newton’s first law of motion – which states that an object in motion will continue to stay in motion unless acted upon by an external force. Applied to the financial markets, this suggests that a stock on...

Stockhead VRC 4 months ago
Closing Bell: ASX ends it like Beckham… lower and with a pretty whimper, which could still suggest good things ahead

The ASX benchmark has closed slightly lower on Friday Losses across the Energy Sector weighed Small caps led ID8   The Aussie sharemarket has ended lower on Friday, driven to a small disgrace by the ongoing declines in oil prices – down...

Stockhead VRC 5 months ago
Gold Digger: Banking on it – ANZ upgrades gold outlook, SocGen sees further upside

Spot gold prices are up since this time last week, and ASX goldies are benefitting ANZ upgrades its gold outlook for rest of this year, and 2024  The week’s top ASX gold-related stocks led by: TG1 and CPM   First things first, let’s just...

Stockhead VRC 5 months ago
High Voltage: Exxon lithium pivot to push lithium narrative into overdrive; EV sales surge in Europe

Oil and gas titan ExxonMobil reveals big bold lithium-producing plans Despite recent bearish lithium spot prices, EV sales are surging in Europe S&P Global believes lithium supply will need to increase 270% to meet future demand Weekly...

Stockhead VRC 5 months ago
Has graphite got its groove back? 4 ASX stocks explain the impact of China’s export restrictions

China’s control over the graphite supply chain is nothing new. As the world’s top graphite producer and exporter, China dominates every stage of the supply chain from feedstock material to active anode material production (AAM), accounting...

Stockhead VRC 5 months ago
Gold Digger: Lacklustre week ends on brighter note for yellow metal, as China hoards like there’s no tomorrow

US, Aussie spot gold prices down this week, but safe haven could soon find demand Canadian gold expert: hyperinflation contagion spreading to US The week’s top ASX goldies: North Stawell Minerals and Nagambie   It wasn’t the greatest week...

Stockhead VRC 5 months ago
High Voltage: WA gov looks downstream in battery minerals strategy; Piedmont Lithium up on sales profits

Western Australia’s government is re-energising its battery and critical minerals strategy and looking for feedback Piedmont Lithium has turned in inaugural revenue and profit on lithium shipments What’s hot, what’s not on the ASX for batt...

Stockhead VRC 5 months ago
Gold Digger: Production goes nuts as all time gold mining record nears and long-term road looks solid

New World Gold Council report points to thriving gold industry and long-term demand Meanwhile, gold prices are still healthy but fractionally down from this time last week The week’s top ASX goldie gainers: STK, TIE, ENR   Right then, gol...

Stockhead VRC 5 months ago
High Voltage: Battery metal bears are out in force but ‘lithium demand is absolutely there’, says PLS boss

  Lithium prices continue to slump amid weak Chinese economic scene Albemarle quarterly profit expected lower, while UBS downgrades EV demand outlook  But wait… PLS boss is still upbeat on lithium demand, and MinRes grabs more of hot stock...

Stockhead VRC 5 months ago
Gold Digger: AI tech boom will supercharge precious metals demand, claims new report

New report from Metals Focus predicts AI adoption could play a big role in tech sector’s need for gold and other precious metals Gold price momentum slows but still looks technically strong, says analyst The week’s top ASX goldie gainers:...

Stockhead VRC 5 months ago
High Voltage: Lithium prices and EV sales are up… Does this mean rock bottom’s been hit?

Don’t want to jinx it too hard, but maybe, just maybe, lithium prices have touched the bottom. (Yep, definitely jinxed it) Meanwhile EV sales are well up again, with beaut global figures for September making the rounds And LPI and LTR have...

Stockhead VRC 5 months ago
Volt supplies graphite to US DoD

Australian critical minerals producer Volt Resources is set to supply 20,000 tonnes of graphite per year to the US Government. TheRead MoreAustralian Mining.

Australian Mining VRC 6 months ago
Gold Digger: US$3000/oz? Analysts are still predicting a fairytale 2024 for the prettiest commodity of them all

ING downgrades Q4 gold price forecasts, but expects prices to move higher again in Q1 “on the assumption that the Fed will start cutting rates” Bloomberg commodities guru Mike McGlone: $US3000/oz may be “rendezvous point” ASX gold stock of...

Stockhead VRC 6 months ago
High Voltage: Big cats fight for Liontown while limp lithium price throws spanner in DSO works

Gina Rinehart’s Hancock Prospecting throws another $152m at Liontown in Ablemarle blocking move Could drooping lithium prices burst the DSO bubble?  Our High Voltage column wraps the news driving ASX stocks with exposure to lithium, cobal...

Stockhead VRC 6 months ago
Closing Bell: ASX’s September Shocker ends on a win as uranium spot clocks 15-yr high

Benchmark index, up +0.34%, ends month on a positive after dropping -1.5% in September Materials Sector out front after strong run for iron ore, uranium prices Small caps led by, BIO, CXO and CZR   Local markets, led almost single-handedl...

Stockhead VRC 6 months ago
Gold Digger: China banks into bullion, De Grey raises $300m to stave off M&A sharks and WA ASX juniors find paydirt

China’s property market and depressed yuan has domestic investors flocking to gold Price differences between Shanghai spot gold and the West have gone from a decade average of US$6 to more than US$100 of late De Grey’s DFS is out with a $3...

Stockhead VRC 6 months ago
High Voltage: PMT’s Corvette lithium resource could be a 300Mt titan… if an ENTIRE LAKE can be drained first

“200-300Mt resource is being considered longer term” at Patriot’s Corvette: E&P Financial Group Would make the Corvette one of the top 5 lithium resources in the world But much of the Corvette deposit sits below a large lake, which wil...

Stockhead VRC 6 months ago
Closing Bell: Local markets fall on timid Tuesday but Biotron bets build as investors ask if it’s aced an anti-viral AIDS therapy

Benchmark index settles almost -0.6% lower on Tuesday All sectors bar Healthcare and Financials in the red Small caps led by NickelSearch and Biotron A positive lead from Wall Street overnight didn’t sell well on local markets, which were...

Stockhead VRC 6 months ago
High Voltage: ASX juniors are watching it rain money as world governments pile funding into critical minerals

Our High Voltage column wraps the news driving ASX stocks with exposure to lithium, cobalt, graphite, nickel, rare earths, manganese, magnesium, and vanadium.   Governments and policymakers seem to be right at it this week and the beneficia...

Stockhead VRC 7 months ago
Gold Digger: Australian miners rejoice as gold price flirts with record highs

At $3014/oz, local gold is currently paying near record prices Should these current levels hold, Aussie miners could be looking at another big income bump in FY24 Top ASX Gold Stories of the Week: Southern Cross Gold, Toubani Resources Ou...

Stockhead VRC 7 months ago
High Voltage: India’s Modi pushes for non-exclusive access to critical minerals amid global snatch and grab

Our High Voltage column wraps the news driving ASX stocks with exposure to lithium, cobalt, graphite, nickel, rare earths, manganese, magnesium, and vanadium.   Concerns from India’s President earlier this week about nations and mining majo...

Stockhead VRC 7 months ago
High Voltage: The double-edged sword of Australia’s wealth of critical minerals

Our High Voltage column wraps the news driving ASX stocks with exposure to lithium, cobalt, graphite, nickel, rare earths, manganese, magnesium, and vanadium. When you’re wielding a double-edged sword, you have to be careful that you don’t...

Stockhead VRC 7 months ago
Gold Digger: Get set – if the ’70s is any guide, gold’s next leg up will be explosive

Similarities between the 1970s bull run, which saw gold soar 2,300%, and today “If the 1970s analogy holds, the next leg will be explosive”: Goehring and Rozencwajg This week’s top ASX precious metals stocks Our Gold Digger column wraps a...

Stockhead VRC 8 months ago
CLOSING BELL: The ASX needle has barely moved, AGL lost $1.2bn and AMP continues to suck

Local markets have risen from the dead again, closing at +0.26% for the day. Bowen Coking Coal has leapt to the top of the ladder with a 26.3% gain. Energy fought hard to hit 2.12%, but InfoTech’s -1.92% dead weight held the whole market b...

Stockhead VRC 8 months ago
High Voltage: Copper becomes a minted critical mineral, put it on your list

Our High Voltage column wraps the news driving ASX stocks with exposure to lithium, cobalt, graphite, nickel, rare earths, manganese, magnesium, and vanadium – and today, copper too.   With the recent addition of copper to the US Department...

Stockhead VRC 8 months ago
Gold Digger: China is hoovering up gold bars and De Grey is everything, everywhere, all at once

China’s gold imports have risen a massive 16% in the first half of 2023 Spot prices are down following the US Fed hiking interest rates to 5.5% De Grey has gold options here, there and everywhere in the Pilbara Our Gold Digger column wrap...

Stockhead VRC 8 months ago
High Voltage: Albermarle becomes a Patriot and Lynas counts funds as it rodeos into Texas

Albemarle buys into James Bay with a $C109m investment into Patriot RKequity and BMI share their thoughts on Indonesia and nickel Windfall funding for Lynas in the US   Our High Voltage column wraps the news driving ASX stocks with exposu...

Stockhead VRC 8 months ago