Sector Expert: Derek Macpherson

Red Cloud Securities

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Derek Macpherson is Vice President Mining Analysis at Red Cloud Klondike Strike; before joining M Partners he worked as a mining analyst for M Partners and in mining research for a bank-owned investment dealer. Prior to entering capital markets, MacPherson spent six years working as a metallurgist. Macpherson has a Bachelor of Engineering and Management in materials science and a finance-focused MBA.



Recent Interviews

M Partners' Derek Macpherson Found Three Resource Companies that Have Done the Impossible—Increased in Value 30% This Year (4/15/15)
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If you don't like what people are saying about you, change the conversation. Derek Macpherson, an analyst with Toronto-based M Partners, covers three companies that are up over 30% year-to-date—and he believes those companies are performing because they got the market's attention by changing the conversation. In this interview with The Gold Report, Macpherson says companies that can change their narrative on the fly—and deliver—will inevitably perform. Macpherson covers some performers and others that he expects will perform in H2/15 and beyond.

The Best Offense Remains a Good Defense: M Partners' Derek Macpherson (10/7/14)
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With a strong dollar currently depressing the precious metals prices, M Partners Mining Analyst Derek Macpherson believes that fundamentals will kick in eventually and bring prices back up. In this interview with The Mining Report, he advises investors to look for low-risk companies on solid footing and discusses some of his favorite names that are poised to come out fighting.

Derek Macpherson: Is It a Love Affair or a Tryst? (3/12/14)

Investors have again begun flirting with the junior mining sector. Will it lead to a love affair or is it just a tryst? Derek Macpherson, a mining analyst with M Partners, believes it is still too early to be taking on high-risk, high-leverage names. In this interview with The Gold Report, he advises investors to carefully choose low-risk companies, even in this early stage of a rising gold price environment, and names a handful that investors could fall in love with.

Recent Quotes

"SEA's stock should do well in the emerging gold bull market."

— Derek Macpherson, Red Cloud Mining Capital (4/27/20)
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"We increased our target on SEA; it remains one of our Top Picks."

— Derek Macpherson, Red Cloud Securities (4/16/20)
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"SEA stock should do well in the coming bull market."

— Derek Macpherson, Red Cloud Securities (3/31/20)
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"Red Cloud has a Buy rating on SEA."

— Derek Macpherson, Red Cloud Securities (1/31/20)
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"SEA identified four new porphyry targets at its KSM project."

— Derek Macpherson, Red Cloud Securities (12/18/19)
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"SEA plans to test the district scale potential of its KSM property."

— Derek Macpherson, Red Cloud Securities (6/19/19)
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"SEA's agreement with the Tahltan Nation derisks the KSM project."

— Derek Macpherson, Red Cloud Securities (6/11/19)
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"Goldstorm is a good add to SEA's Snowstorm land package."

— Derek Macpherson, Red Cloud Securities (6/6/19)
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"LIO announced aggressive plans to explore its consolidated property."

— Derek Macpherson, Red Cloud Securities (4/14/19)
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"Share price underperformance created a buying opportunity in SEA."

— Derek Macpherson, Red Cloud Securities (4/4/19)
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"The higher-grade resources at SEA's Iron Cap increased slightly."

— Derek Macpherson, Red Cloud Securities (3/12/19)
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"SEA is positioning itself as a gold-copper developer to watch."

— Derek Macpherson, Red Cloud Securities (12/18/18)
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"LIO may be about to show significant exploration upside at Tuvatu."

— Derek Macpherson, Red Cloud Securities (10/5/18)
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"ECS has begun building water treatment plant foundations at Idaho."

— Derek Macpherson, Red Cloud Securities (7/12/18)
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