What happens when the main financial backer pulls out of a project? The answer is usually clear: The deal fails, which is what the foes of a gigantic gold and copper mine in Alaska are counting on. But in this case the mine has only been dealt a setback and is far from dead.
Stock picking can be an exercise in compromise, and investors who wait for a perfect zinc mining project could be sitting on the sidelines — and missing out on profits. Matthew O'Keefe talks about his criteria for choosing investments in the zinc small-cap space.
The editor of the Resource Opportunities newsletter and expert on mining investments explains why he loves the prospect generator model and why now is the perfect time to snub bullion and cozy up to mining equities.