Sector Expert: Gwen Preston

Resource Maven

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With almost a decade of junior resource-focused journalism under her belt, Gwen Preston launched Resource Maven. Preston watches the wires, talks to her network and analyzes economics to identify resource news that matters and figure out how to profit. She focuses on early-stage exploration and development stories. Preston has been interviewed on CBC and in Financial Post.



Recent Interviews

The Deal that Is the 'Envy of Every Explorer Interested in Bulgaria' (3/5/18)
Access road on the Rozino property

Resource Maven Gwen Preston profiles a company that recently signed a key deal with its partner, a local mining company, that Preston believes puts it years of work and millions of dollars ahead as it pursues its goal of finding and developing gold in Bulgaria.

Three Companies to Watch in a Recovering Commodities Market (2/6/18)
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Investors are more bullish on commodities than they have been for a long time. Gwen Preston, founder and editor of The Resource Maven newsletter, discusses trends with commodities and three companies that are on her radar.

Three Precious Metals Candidates for the Next Round of M&A (11/1/16)
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Few things can move a stock as quickly as merger and acquisition talk. Resource Maven's Gwen Preston outlines three companies that majors may be eyeing.

Recent Quotes

"The drills have moved to AUAU's Hughes Canyon project."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (10/3/18)
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"At ABN's Forrest Kerr, hole 13 intersected 23.3 g/t gold over 2m."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (9/26/18)
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"TXR grew Yellowknife by acquiring the Tom mine and Sickle properties."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (9/19/18)
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"ABN's financing raised $950K via the placement of common shares."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (9/12/18)
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"MAG/Fresnillo should release the Juanicipio feasibility study shortly."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (9/8/18)
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"AUAU's Original zone mineralization extends to the west and south."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (9/5/18)
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"Drills have intersected mineralization south of ABN's North Boundary."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (8/29/18)
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"AUAU has begun drilling its Red Hills project in Nevada."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (8/29/18)
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"CBR's latest discovery extends the Pau de Merenda-Central corridor."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (8/29/18)
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"ABN is taking advantage of its share price strength to raise $4M."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (8/15/18)
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"High-grade gold samples continue to flow in from CBR's Cuiu Cuiu."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (8/15/18)
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"Surface work continues on TXR's Yellowknife City gold project."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (8/1/18)
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"High-grade gold hits are the order of the day at CBR's Cuiu Cuiu."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (8/1/18)
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"Now, AUAU could fund an aggressive discovery drill hole campaign."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (7/18/18)
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"CBR defined a gold-bearing area of at least 4 km at Central."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (7/18/18)
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"CBR is working to identify the best Cuiu Cuiu targets for drilling."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (6/20/18)
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"CBR's updated resource estimate is out; it's good."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (6/7/18)
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"ABN has cash in the bank and a clear exploration plan for the summer."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (4/25/18)
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"The recovery is starting to take shape at R's Santa Rosa gold mine."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (4/11/18)
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"With the $3M, TXR will keep looking for a Yellowknife gold deposit."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (3/28/18)
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"CBR's flagship Cuiu Cuiu project already hosts 1.3 Moz gold."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (3/22/18)
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"TXR is in a really interesting position to do well in 2018."

The Gold Report Interview with Gwen Preston (2/6/18)
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"There are some interesting ideas developing up at TXR's Yellowknife."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (9/13/17)
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"CGT announced good visual results from 14 holes into Bolo in Nevada."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (9/6/17)
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"LGD is doing exactly what it said it would do at Goldstrike."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (8/30/17)
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"NXE belongs in every resource investor's portfolio."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (8/23/17)
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"Hole 295 at CGT's Montagne d'Or returned 41m grading 0.92 g/t gold."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (8/16/17)
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"The completed feasibility study on Juanicipio will revalue MAG."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (8/9/17)
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"CGT is spinning its U.S. projects out into a new company."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (7/26/17)
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"TXR's Yellowknife City has many good targets and interesting results."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (7/26/17)
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"R is a Buy at current levels."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (7/26/17)
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"The Juanicipio technical study is a likely positive catalyst for MAG."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (7/26/17)
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"LGD is getting a third project, Black Pine, ready for prime time."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (7/26/17)
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"Two zones at TXR's Yellowknife are exciting: Angel and Duck Lake."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (7/19/17)
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"MAG provides strong leverage to silver, something a subset of metals investors seek because silver often outperforms gold in a bull market."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (6/21/17)
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"The slide in R's share price this month is a buying opportunity."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (6/21/17)
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"I have spent a fair bit of time looking at MAG and believe it's a Buy."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (6/18/17)
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"TXR has more than $4M, enough to fund a summer exploration program."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (6/18/17)
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"Even if all-in costs creep up, the baseline was so low at US$671 per oz. that R's Santa Rosa mine should make very good money regardless."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (5/30/17)
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"Eldorado's acquisition gives ICG an EV of $103/resource ounce."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (5/17/17)
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"TXR announced results from 22 Yellowknife drill holes; all hit gold."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (5/3/17)
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"R's San Ramon mine has reached commercial production!"

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (4/12/17)
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"A first pass of NXE's Harpoon already identified a zone striking 340m."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (3/29/17)
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"CGT's Montagne d'Or FS outlines a large and economic gold mine."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (3/22/17)
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"The Indicated count at ICG's Triangle increased 100% to 1.47 Moz."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (3/22/17)
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"The feasibility study puts CGT's Montagne d'Or project in play."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (3/15/17)
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"A2 at NXE's Arrow contains 165 Mlb U3O8 at an 18.84% average grade."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (3/8/17)
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"ICG's Lamaque PEA improvements matter, but there is much yet to come."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (3/4/17)
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"NXE offers good odds of a 50% gain in the next 12 months."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (3/4/17)
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"An R holder sells 23M shares, and the share price doesn't notice."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (3/4/17)
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"ICG reported the best intercept at Triangle: 71.6 g/t gold over 15m."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (2/22/17)
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"R now has the chance to explore some of its other opportunities."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (2/22/17)
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"More results from ICG's Triangle contain more of the same good stuff."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (2/15/17)
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"TXR just tripled its land position; it staked another 253 sq km."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (2/15/17)
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"NXE has the best uranium discovery in the world in many many years."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (1/25/17)
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"I like that CGT is racing to get exploration drill work done at Montagne d'Or even as M&A potential ramps up."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (1/25/17)
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"R released results from 107 holes; the full batch included many examples of longer intercepts and higher grades than modeled."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (1/18/17)
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"ICG released results from another 17 drill holes at the Triangle deposit; the work demonstrated good continuity of mineralization."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (1/18/17)
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"I think a deal on CGT's Montagne d'Or is pretty likely in the near term."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (1/18/17)
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"TXR's Sam Otto results are starting to suggest an area with sufficient disseminated mineralization."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (1/18/17)
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"ICG is a takeout target."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (12/21/16)
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"R's story offers rerating potential as it gets recognized as a producer."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (12/21/16)
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"TXR made good progress this summer, defining three trends at Sam Otto and expanding Mispickel significantly."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (12/21/16)
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"ICG is raising $7M by selling super flow-through shares at $1 apiece; the funds will all go toward surface drilling."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (12/14/16)
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"If uranium continues to strengthen I would expect NXE shares to offer strong leverage, given that Arrow is the best uranium discovery in the world."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (12/14/16)
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"The Sam Otto program is making TXR believe the area is one large mineralized system."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (12/14/16)
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"If you want to bet on Colombia, a good way is to bet on the R team; they have some of the best know-how and credibility in the country."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (12/7/16)
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"TXR hardly needs another target, given that there are so many areas of interest at the Yellowknife City Gold project."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (12/7/16)
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"PLG continues to advance its Goldstrike project in Utah, adding up to a nice zone of mineralization."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (12/7/16)
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"ICG's development work is advancing well."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (12/7/16)
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"ADZ has all the best ground in northeast Washington State."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (11/16/16)
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"ICG announced a new resource estimate for Lamaque."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (11/16/16)
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"The consistency of gold in TXR's Mispickel holes is promising."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (11/16/16)
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"NXE released results from 14 new holes at Arrow and, once again, the results are stellar."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (11/9/16)
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"ICG's drill results keep demonstrating good continuity and, if anything, are improving with more drilling."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (11/9/16)
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"NXE's Arrow is perhaps the best mineral discovery of the decade."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (10/29/16)
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"With this raise GSV has almost $60 million in the bank."

— Gwen Preston, Resource Maven (10/29/16)
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