Daily Dispatch

Canadian Market Round Up, Week of 4/22/05

Louis James sitting in for Dave Forest, reporting on precious metals rising, but not helping Vancouver's Juniors much. Political excitement in Ecuador has mixed results for mining companies. The economic outlook in the U.S. and China remains key.

Taking Stock of Zinc- April 21

We've seen impressive run-ups for many commodities over the past year-uranium, copper, gold and even less-followed metals such as lead have all seen double-digit percentage growth in price.

Technical Talk: Mid-Week Edition 4/21/05

A wise man many years ago said that the markets do what they need to do to frustrate the greatest number of investors most of the time, or something like that. Gold is frustrating investors, that's for sure.