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  • Great Panther Silver Ltd.
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  • Midway Gold Corp.
  • New Carolin Gold Corp.
  • North American Nickel Inc.
  • Parex Resources Inc.
  • Renaissance Gold Inc.
  • RMP Energy Inc.
  • Sintana Energy Inc.
  • Strike Diamond Corp.
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  • Terraco Gold Corp.
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  • Uranerz Energy Corp.
  • VMS Ventures Inc.

Rick Mills

Ahead of the Herd

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Richard Mills is host of www.Aheadoftheherd.com and invests in the junior resource sector. His articles have been published on over 300 websites.




Recent Interviews

Are You Ready for the January Effect? (1/6/15) As far back as 1942, economists have noted that small-cap companies in particular tend to surge at the beginning of the year in a cycle known as the January Effect. After the year we have seen in the natural resources space, The Mining Report checked in with sector experts to find out whether they are expecting this traditional gift, how they are preparing for it and what companies could benefit.

Rick Mills' Econ 101—Rising Demand and Falling Supply Equals Higher Metals Prices (7/1/14) Juniors can't fund their projects, which means that the majors' reserves will continue to shrink. Rick Mills argues that this process can have but one result: higher metals prices across the board. In this interview with The Mining Report, the owner and host of Ahead of the Herd.com highlights a half-dozen gold, silver, copper and nickel companies that will leverage these high prices, and introduces us to a Canadian company's unique cobalt project in Russia.

Rick Mills: Greenland Is the Final Frontier for Lower-Cost Mining (10/1/13) Industrial minerals like copper and nickel are essential to global economic expansion. But everywhere you look, grades are getting lower, and costs are getting much, much higher. Is there a way out? Rick Mills says mining companies need to look to Greenland. In this interview with The Metals Report, the owner and host of Ahead of the Herd.com lauds the world's largest island for its vast resources, its one-stop regulatory system and its year-round access to ocean transportation.

Recent Quotes

"GPR is on top of the list of producers that are well positioned to take advantage of an uptick in gold and silver prices." (1/6/15) Great Panther Silver Ltd. - The Mining Report Interview with Rick Mills More >

"Today, nickel sulfide discoveries are as rare as chicken teeth, but NAN has found an incredible amount of smoke in Greenland and should find fire soon." (1/6/15) North American Nickel Inc. - The Mining Report Interview with Rick Mills More >

"TEN's Moonlight property is sandwiched right between Barrick and Sumitomo." (7/1/14) Terraco Gold Corp. - The Mining Report Interview with Rick Mills More >

"NAN owns the entire Greenland Norite Belt; this is the play." (7/1/14) North American Nickel Inc. - The Mining Report Interview with Rick Mills More >

"GPR's leverage to a rising silver price is hard to beat." (7/1/14) Great Panther Silver Ltd. - The Mining Report Interview with Rick Mills More >

"NAN might turn out to be one of world’s major nickel sulphide camps." (5/16/14) North American Nickel Inc. - Rick Mills, Ahead of the Herd More >

"NAN's Maniitsoq is huge, can be worked year-round and has access to year-round ports for shipping." (5/10/14) North American Nickel Inc. - Rick Mills, Ahead of the Herd More >

"URZ should be on everyone's radar screen." (10/29/13) Uranerz Energy Corp. - Rick Mills, Resource Investor More >

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"I like GPR for its exposure to rising silver and gold prices." (10/1/13) Great Panther Silver Ltd. - The Metals Report Interview with Rick Mills More >

"Once Barrick's Spring Valley goes into production, the cash flow to TEN will be tremendous." (10/1/13) Terraco Gold Corp. - The Metals Report Interview with Rick Mills More >

"URZ is a well-run company that will be producing uranium in the States; it's a no-brainer." (10/1/13) Uranerz Energy Corp. - The Metals Report Interview with Rick Mills More >

"The Spring Valley project royalties flowing to TEN will be very lucrative." (9/13/13) Terraco Gold Corp. - Rick Mills, Ahead of the Herd More >

"GPR owns two silver mines in Guanajuato, Mexico, and has been increasing production." (4/15/13) Great Panther Silver Ltd. - The Gold Report Interview with Rick Mills More >

"TEN has one of my favorite management teams." (4/15/13) Terraco Gold Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Rick Mills More >

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