• Montezuma Mining Company raises the stakes at Butcherbird with 47m at 1.81% copper intercept
    Montezuma Mining Company (ASX: MZM) continues to build momentum at the Butcherbird Copper Project, with some impressive copper intersections from reverse circulation drilling.The latest highlight is the broad 47 metres at 1.81% copper from 113 metres, which includes a stunning high grade... More »
    Oct. 31, 2011
  • Australian Rate Decision
    I don't expect the RBA to change the cash rate. The lastest reading of the level of change in aggregate prices y/y was 3.5%. I believe the expectation for inflation to moderate over the coming year will remain unchanged and the RBA will remain on hold.    
    Oct. 31, 2011
  • Coppermoly in trading halt pending an announcement on a capital raising
    Coppermoly (ASX: COY) has been granted a trading halt by the ASX pending an announcement on a material capital raising. While the company did not reveal any further details of the capital raising, Coppermoly is currently in a very interesting position.Just last week the company announced it has... More »
    Oct. 31, 2011
  • New Recession Remains Highly Likely
    The violent rally off of the low in early October has been accompanied by an equally extreme shift in mainstream expectations with respect to economic growth prospects during the coming quarters. As usual, most market participants are focusing on the news and data flow of the day and missing the... More »
    Oct. 31, 2011 SPY, DIA, QQQ
  • US Dollar Forms Short-term Cycle Low
    The US Dollar index closed sharply higher today, confirming the formation of the latest Short-Term Cycle Low (STCL) that we have been expecting following an extended cycle from late September.We are still very early in the latest annual cycle and it will be important to monitor the character of... More »
    Oct. 31, 2011 UUP
  • Navaho Gold drills to follow up on Whitehorse Flats gold hits, Nevada
    Navaho Gold (ASX: NVG) has commenced drilling at the Whitehorse Flats Gold Project in Nevada, the fourth project to be drilled before the end of the year.Newly minted Navaho has two rigs operating in the area, and is aiming to complete drilling on five projects in Nevada before the northern... More »
    Oct. 31, 2011
  • Pedestrian Protection Systems: Statistics and Design
    Pedestrians account for almost 2/3s of the 1.2 million individuals that are killed yearly in a traffic related incident. Obviously, pedestrian safety is a major concern and recently engineers have started to design cars that have pedestrian protection systems installed in order to reduce the... More »
    Oct. 31, 2011
  • Electronic Stability Control: Operation and Effectiveness
    ESC or the Electronic Stability Control of a vehicle is part of the cars computer system that can improve the safety of the vehicle. The system works by detecting a skid and helping to minimize it. When the system feels the car losing control, it senses it and applies the brakes in order to move... More »
    Oct. 31, 2011
  • Mobile Phones and Driving Safety
    With the amazing popularity and huge growth that the mobile phone industry has seen over the past decade, it is estimated that more than 50% of the population now owns a mobile phone. Talking on mobile phones while driving has long been an issue, but today, texting and driving may actually be a... More »
    Oct. 31, 2011
  • Aurium Resources acquires iron and manganese exploration tenement in WA
    Aurium Resources (ASX: AGU) has acquired an iron and manganese exploration application in the Earaheedy Basin in Western Australia for a cash consideration of $15,000.The tenure is located 14 kilometres southeast of Cazaly Resources' (ASX: CAZ) Cecil Rhodes Project, which is subject to the... More »
    Oct. 31, 2011