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Mon Dec 22

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Smufty2 replied to the Mining and Metals board. 10:11 AM

Re: TGD to Purchase Caballo Blanco Gold Project

This guy is not so happy with the purchase:
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Sat Dec 6

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Smufty2 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 11:38 AM

Re: IRA options question

E*Trade

Mon Dec 1

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Smufty2 posted to the Mining and Metals board. 12:38 PM

Country Risk

Guatemala's congress passed legislation to double mining taxes. I own no miners in this country currently but have traded TAHO in the past. TAHO down 8% today.

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Wed Nov 19

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Smufty2 replied to the Mining and Metals board. 12:20 PM

Re: extreme value in AVA.V with 3 million oz Gold

ResourceInvestor is back again after yet another long absence to tout yet another small miner. Let us review his past recommendations by price at date of post and current price:

6/9/09 - JNY.V (name now changed to MGS.V after 1 for 8 [more]

Thu Nov 6

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Smufty2 replied to the Mining and Metals board. 10:03 AM

Re: all things bearish

My opinions?

Trading gold, near impossible for the prolitariat
Owning gold, easy
Holding gold difficult if you see it as an investment, easy if insurance and/or diversification of cash

Holding miners, generally a losing [more]

Wed Nov 5

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Smufty2 posted to the Mining and Metals board. 9:59 AM

Bought Timmins

I bought shares in Timmins Gold yesterday. I start looking at buying when price goes below CAD $1.60. Price has now gone south of $1. Timmins disappointed on costs last quarter because of massive rains, but overall has one of the lower all-in-costs [more]

Sat Nov 1

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Smufty2 posted to the Mining and Metals board. 2:18 PM

all things bearish

Yup. All the miners in the Gold Miners Bullish Percent Index are now bearish. Again.

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Fri Oct 24

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Smufty2 replied to the Shorting Stocks board. 12:36 PM

Re: Time to hedge more

Take a look at the short screens posted weekly on the Mechanical Investing Board. These screens work great in a falling market BUT make great long screens when the markets turn around - so be careful.

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Smufty2 replied to the Mining and Metals board. 12:29 PM

Re: Who Bought 2,199T,s of Gold in 2013?

Harvey Organ thinks it will be 2015, and that the amount will make it clear that the US no longer has its purported gold hoard.

Smufty - curious, but no opinion

Wed Oct 22

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Smufty2 posted to the Mining and Metals board. 9:26 AM

Questioning Tahoe Resources Social License

I have traded this miner successfully this past year or so, but I will reconsider future purchases.

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Tue Oct 21

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Smufty2 posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:20 PM

Fracking waste tracker

Scientist discover how to test whether or not water contamination comes from fracking

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Mon Oct 20

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Smufty2 replied to the Mining and Metals board. 2:57 PM

Re: Why is gold mining such a crappy business?

The above article is the appetizer. The meat is in the speech that is linked in it.

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Wed Oct 15

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Smufty2 posted to the Mining and Metals board. 5:26 PM

Low ball bids

Looking at the many charts I watch, there have been some very long OHLC bars on the daily charts, especially in the smaller more thinly traded miners.
When volatility and fear grip the markets, it sometimes pays to place some "good until [more]

Wed Oct 8

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Smufty2 posted to the Mining and Metals board. 9:24 AM

ATAC exploration results

Pretty much sums it up. Extreme speculation on potential high return.

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Tue Oct 7

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Smufty2 replied to the Mining and Metals board. 3:40 PM

Re: Gold/Silver Ratio

Not that I am aware of. Using long/short positions or calls/puts on SLV and GLD would not work because the ratio can change while both are heading in the same direction.

Smufty

Mon Oct 6

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Smufty2 posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:34 PM

Commercials betting big dollar turndown

Another perspective to the many articles predicting a continuing rise in the dollar.
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Smufty2 replied to the Mining and Metals board. 1:28 PM

Re: Fission Hits 35+% U3O8 Over 16M; 13+% Over 4

I am slightly delirious after a long night in the OR, so I am not attempting this comparison myself yet, but it would be interesting to compare Fission to that other high grade uranium asset that made several of us some good $$ before being acquired [more]

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