- Hecla Mining (HL) +5.2% AH after reporting record levels of silver and gold reserves at its properties despite using reduced metals prices of $20/oz. silver and $1,300/oz. gold.
- Year-end 2013 proven and probable silver reserves reached the highest level in company history, up 13% Y/Y to 170M oz.; measured and indicated silver resources rose 18% to 149M oz.
- Proven and probable gold reserves increased 190% Y/Y to a company record 2.1M oz., principally due to the acquisition of Aurizon Mines; measured and indicated gold resources rose 3,610% to 4.7M oz.
at CNBC.com (Aug 9, 2013)