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Investing Near The Bottom Of A Commodity Cycle: Junior Mining

A Conversation With Brent Cook By Aditya Pattanaik In 1975, Charles Ellis published his seminal article on investing, “The Loser’s Game.” He likened investing to a game of tennis between two amateur tennis enthusiasts, in which winning was more about keeping the ball in play and less about hitting winners. In trying to beat the [...]

By | 2019-08-12T12:14:33-04:00 August 12th, 2019|Global Resource Insights, Sprott's Thought's|0 Comments

Buffett’s $109+ Billion Dollar Investment

By Tekoa Da Silva Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway Berkshire Hathaway Inc., chaired by Warren E. Buffett, recently published its 2018 annual report. A consistent feature of many years has been Berkshire’s sizeable position in cash and cash equivalents, which now exceeds $100 billion. A recent change in Berkshire’s balance sheet is [...]

By | 2019-05-30T12:01:56-04:00 May 28th, 2019|Global Resource Insights, Sprott's Thought's|0 Comments

Rick Rule Investing “Know-Who” With Ross Beaty

By Remy Blaire   Ross Beaty, Chairman of Equinox Gold   Acquisitions made by noteworthy mining entrepreneurs and leading resource investors are watched very closely. Rick Rule, president & CEO of Sprott U.S. Holdings, spoke with Ross Beaty, serial entrepreneur and founder of Pan American Silver (NASDAQ: PAAS). As part of Rule’s ongoing [...]

By | 2019-01-02T11:22:09-04:00 December 4th, 2018|Global Resource Insights, Sprott's Thought's|0 Comments

Rick Rule: Companies Often Regard Shareholders As Unsecured Creditors — Instead Of Partners

By Tekoa Da Silva I had the chance to sit down once again with Rick Rule, the president and CEO of Sprott U.S. Holdings, Inc. The topics of discussion covered what can often “go wrong” with general and administrative expenses, change of control provisions, changes in corporate strategy (referred to as “mission drift” in this [...]

By | 2018-11-08T12:28:05-04:00 November 8th, 2018|Global Resource Insights, Sprott's Thought's|0 Comments

Rick Rule: Tremendous Discoveries In “One of the Last Great Exploration Frontiers”

By Tekoa Da Silva I had the chance to sit down once again with Rick Rule, Chairman of Sprott U.S. Holdings. It was a fascinating discussion, as Rule discussed resource speculation in Africa and his experience participating in world-class deposit discoveries made over the last few decades. Read More

By | 2018-10-26T18:07:50-04:00 October 26th, 2018|Global Resource Insights, Sprott's Thought's|0 Comments

Rick Rule: The Price of This Commodity Goes Up — Or The Lights Go Out

By Tekoa Da Silva “As a speculator, I’ve come to prefer questions … [that] begin with ‘when,’ not ‘if,’” Rick Rule, Chairman of Sprott U.S. Holdings explained.  “And I believe that a question on the turnaround in the uranium market is a question where the answer begins with: ‘when’, not ‘if’.” Read More

By | 2018-10-15T18:23:23-04:00 October 15th, 2018|Global Resource Insights, Sprott's Thought's|0 Comments