Namibia to Become World’s 3rd Largest Uranium Producing Country….

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 · Posted in Uranium, Uranium Companies · by Peter Epstein

Kazakhstan is by far the largest uranium producing country, not exactly the safest source of supply! Given Russia’s activities in Ukraine and Russia’s influence in energy, (and in Kazakhstan for that matter), it would be unwise to rely to heavily on Kazakhstan going forward. Going ...

Pershing Gold Makes Steady Progress Towards Production in Nevada Next Year

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 · Posted in Gold, Gold Companies, Silver, Silver Companies · by Peter Epstein

Highlights: Pershing Gold (PGLC) released encouraging preliminary testing of prospective gold recoveries… an important de-risking event. Pershing management team in talks with the BLM to restart operations within prior pit boundaries. Company presented last week at the European Gold Forum, institutional interest in Pershing continues ...

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Graphite One Resources, High-Grade, Large-Flake, At Surface, Massive U.S. Deposit

Thursday, May 8, 2014 · Posted in Graphite, Graphite Companies · by Peter Epstein

In studying the rapidly growing graphite market and the junior companies that hope to be its leaders, it quickly becomes apparent which attributes are of paramount importance. It largely comes down to security of supply, jurisdiction, economies of scale, in-situ grade, suitability for high-technology applications, ...

American Sands Energy, First Mover in the Emerging U.S. Oil Sands Industry

Thursday, April 17, 2014 · Posted in Oil & Gas, OIL & Gas Companies · by Peter Epstein

Disclosure: I have no existing or prior relationship with American Sands Energy Corp. Over the past month, I’ve had several conversations with William Gibbs and Daniel Carlson, CEO and CFO respectively, of American Sands Energy Corp., [Ticker: AMSE], of which I’m a shareholder. Assuming the ...

Powertech Uranium/Azarga Resources Provides Compelling Pure-Play Uranium Platform For Growth

Monday, March 31, 2014 · Posted in Uranium, Uranium Companies · by Peter Epstein

The following interview between me, (Peter Epstein) and Alex Molyneux was conducted during the last week of March via phone and email. Alex Molyneux’s Azarga Resources is proposing to merge with TSX main board listed Powertech Uranium [PWE.TO]. This merger would create a globally diversified, ...

Interview With the, “Graphite Guru” Simon Moores of Industrial Minerals Data

Friday, March 28, 2014 · Posted in Graphite, Graphite Companies · by Peter Epstein

The following interview was conducted on March 26-27 via phone and email. Please Follow Simon Moores on Twitter: @sdmoores Please Follow Peter Epstein on Twitter: @peterepstein2 Simon Moores is manager of Industrial Minerals Data, a business that sets prices for natural graphite and fluorspar industries ...

Bullish News for Graphite Juniors! Graphite One and Big North Graphite Worth a Look

Thursday, March 27, 2014 · Posted in Graphite, Graphite Companies · by Peter Epstein

Like most natural resource sectors, graphite has been hot at times… and not so hot. Back in 2011, when there was extreme excitement about coal, potash, iron ore and precious metals, graphite stocks experienced a day in the sun. However, when gold, silver, coking coal ...