Posted by rahrens_1 on February 27th 2013
At the Florida BMO conference Rob reiterates gold is a currency, stating he still see’s $5000/oz coming. They are still working towards S+P 500 inclusion by 2015, implying some significant acquisitions between now and then. Interesting times ahead. See link here. Link to webcast.
Posted by rahrens_1 on December 12th 2012
The following is strictly my opinion with a bit of spectulation thrown in, please do your own research. I attended a McEwen Mining (MUX) luncheon today. Rob presented his standard presentation, with an update by Ian Ball on the status of the various projects. These luncheon’s are held at McEwen’s head office in Brookfield Place [...]
Posted by rahrens_1 on November 10th 2012
Great interview by Eric. He comments on Rob McEwen being in the audience. Talking about the ‘Big Picture’ and all the efforts to keep things together and how they’ve accomplished nothing. Says to listen to the companies not the government. Also talks on gold as his main topic. Worth a listen. See link here.
Posted by rahrens_1 on May 17th 2012
I attended the McEwen Mining AGM this afternoon, here is an update Ian noted Argentina government hassles will delay funds. They must go thru central bank. Funds must be moved into peso’s, then you need to get permission to transfer funds out of the country, this is expected to cost them $1.5 million this year. also [...]
Posted by rahrens_1 on January 18th 2012
Today MAI has its Q4 numbers out, silver production was up a modest 10% but to changes should be of interest. First Minera Andes has finally got Hochschild to agree to a significant increase in drilling, almost double last year. The best news is that finally Minera Andes is going to start drilling on 100% [...]
Posted by rahrens_1 on January 12th 2012
Rob McEwen is back in the public eye, his blackout period is over due to the US Gold merger with Minera Andes. He provides some comments on a recent trip to Asia and the pace they are moving at vs North America. He provides an update on US Gold and Minera Andes projects and points [...]
Posted by rahrens_1 on January 09th 2012
Looks like Rob McEwen has come out of the blackout zone due to the US Gold/Minera Andes merger deal. He’s expecting $2000/oz gold at some point in 2012. He also expects silver to increase to the $150-300/oz price, no expected timeline, but he has stated in the past he expects a crescendo around 2014-2015. See [...]
Posted by rahrens_1 on July 28th 2011
Some thoughts from McEwen on the debt crisis and it’s impact on gold. He’s still calling for $2000/oz by year end 2011, and $5000 3-4 years after that. See interview here.
Posted by rahrens_1 on July 12th 2011
Minera Andes AgM Update (July 11th, 2011) I arrived at 1 King about 15 minutes before the AGMAmesame room as was used for the Lexam VG Gold AGM. Got to the bottom of the elevators at the same time as some other shareholders as well as Rob. The doors opened at which point Rob said, [...]
Posted by rahrens_1 on July 06th 2011
Rob McEwen Interview Highlights (July 4th, 2011) updates on US Gold and Minera Andes merger, vote likely in October 2011 he believes a lift from $1.5 to 2 billion is possible for a company with development and production notes he needs a $5 billion market by 2015 to get his S+P listing gold will eventually [...]