The Critical Investor was asked again by Streetwise Reports to provide his top 7 picks for the new year — at a point where the COVID-19 pandemic is playing out the Omicron variant, inflation is reaching levels not seen in decades, the Fed surprising the markets with a more hawkish stance than anticipated, with metal prices at very high levels although gold and silver seem to be consolidating and setting up for a breakout.
Critical and precious metals explorer Aurania Resources Ltd. is methodically moving forward with is exploration program at its Lost Cities-Cutucu Project which has been shown to host significant amounts of zinc, copper, silver and other elements. Noble Capital Markets advised that the firm plans to begin exploration work at its Awacha target site in mid-December and is building momentum as it moves into 2022.
Brian Sylvester for Streetwise Reports (12/07/2021)
More than 80% of the supply of rare earth elements needed to make phones, laptops, laser-guided drones, and tech-heavy weapons is controlled by China. One North American-based explorer could challenge that dominance, according to a recently published PEA.
Emerita Resources Corp. recently announced encouraging step-out drilling results from its Iberia Belt West property in Spain. The firm is now activating three new diamond drilling rigs to accelerate exploration work. Clarus Securities Inc. commented in a research note that it is maintaining its "Speculative Buy" rating for the company and due to higher commodity market prices is raising its price target for the firm's shares to CA$5.00.
Emerita Resources Corp. issued an update regarding the status of two ongoing independent court cases in Spain and its prospects for winning the tender for the Aznalcóllar project. Research Capital Corp. commented in a research note that it believes the company has at least an 80% probability of being successful in the cases and is maintaining a "Speculative Buy" rating for the company.
Emerita Resources Corp. shares traded nearly 15% higher after the company reported step-out drill results from a hole at its La Infanta project in Spain that returned 8.2m of 2.5% Cu, 17.3% Zn, 8.7% Pb, 223.5 g/t Ag, 0.5 g/t Au. Clarus Securities advised in a research note Friday that it is maintaining its "Speculative Buy" rating and CA$4.50/share price target for Emerita's (EMO) shares and stated it sees significant resource expansion potential for the IBW property.
Clarus Securities Inc. advised in a research report that Emerita Resources Corp.'s recent infill drill results at its La Infanta Project in southern Spain demonstrate significant expansion potential. Clarus stated it is maintaining Emerita's "Speculative Buy" rating and 12-month price target of CA$4.50/share.read more >
The contents of this memo between Defense Metals and a Chinese minerals processing expert are described in a Highballer Stocks report, which notes "demand from every corner of the tech arena."read more >
Noble Capital Markets commented in a research report that junior mining explorer Aurania Resources Ltd. is presently zeroing in on the most immediate high potential targets at The Lost Cities-Cutucu Project. Noble rates Aurania an "Outperform" as the company's exploration program is delivering an abundance of drilling targets for a variety of metals and offers potential for multiple new discoveries across its large concession package.read more >
Freeport Resources Inc. reported it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Carpo Resources Inc. giving it a controlling interest in the exploration license for the Yandera Copper Project.read more >
Clarus Securities Inc. stated in a research report that Emerita Resources Corp.'s initial drill results from La Infanta confirm historic high grades and represent a resource with significant growth potential.read more >