Heather is an experienced freelance writer and has been frequently published, both in print and in online media. After years of working as a professional in various industries, including finance and sales and marketing, she decided to document her lessons and observations, and now writes freelance full time, covering mining and resources, real estate and banking and mortgages. Heather has a degree in English literature from Bishop’s University and a Professional Writing Certificate from Centennial College. Heather is also a member of the Canadian Association of Journalists.
Thursday, August 15th, 2013 9:09am PDT
Mining Weekly reported that Silver Wheaton(NYSE:SLW, TSX:SLW) suffered a plunge in quarterly profits in Q2, down to $71.1-million from $141.4-million reported during the same period a year prior.
Thursday, August 15th, 2013 6:14am PDT
SilverCrest Mines Inc. (TSXV:SVL,NYSE:SVLC) announced their second quarter results, including a major drop in net earnings, to$2.87 million from $9.53 million during the same period a year earlier.
Wednesday, August 14th, 2013 8:41am PDT
Bloomberg reported that India raised the tariffs on gold and silver imports, which marks the third increase this year.
Wednesday, August 14th, 2013 6:31am PDT
First Majestic Silver (NYSE:AG, TSX:FR) announced their second quarter results, including net earnings of $0.2 million, down from net earnings of $26.5 million in the first quarter of 2013.
Monday, August 12th, 2013 4:52pm PDT
Camino Minerals Corporation (TSXV:COR) announced final assay results from the drilling at the El Secreto Gold and Silver Project in Mexico.
Monday, August 12th, 2013 6:04am PDT
Bloomberg reported that India plans to curb imports, including silver, in an effort to trim their record deficit.
Monday, August 12th, 2013 5:56am PDT
Stroud Resources Ltd. (TSXV:SDR) announced that they have extended the final date for the completion of their non-brokered private placement to August 31, 2013.
Thursday, August 8th, 2013 7:58am PDT
Reuters reported that Hecla Mining Co (NYSE:HL) announced a net loss of $25 million in Q2, due to lower metal prices.
Thursday, August 8th, 2013 7:54am PDT
Primero Mining Corp. (TSX:P, NYSE:PPP,ASX:PPM) announced their Q2 results, including highest silver sales at spot prices.
Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 5:10am PDT
Intrepid Mines Limited (ASX:IAU,TSX:IAU) announced their financial results for Q2, including a modest profit of $0.3 million.