Wall Street Journal
Newmont Mining, Barrick Gold Merger Talks Break Down
Barrick Gold Corp. and Newmont Mining Corp. were in advanced talks this week over a deal that would have combined the world's two largest gold producers, according to people familiar with the matter.
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Thu Apr 17, 2014
Analyst Downgrades: Google Inc, Bank of America Corp, and Barrick Gold Corporation
Among the critics on Wall Street were RBC and Deutsche Bank, which both slashed their price targets by $40 to $670 and $625, respectively.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Schumpeter: Munk's tale
YOU can't be right all the time. In a 1995 profile of Peter Munk, the founder of Barrick Gold, a mining giant, The Economist concluded that the biggest problem facing the company was who would replace him as boss.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Gold Fields Is Increasing Production, Decreasing Costs
Gold Fields is one of the more misunderstood gold mining companies. It has a reputation of being a South African miner with high production costs and no production growth.
The Motley Fool
Why and How I'm Buying the Downtrodden Gold Miners
The last year has been very tough on gold miner shares. Still, producers of the precious metal, like Barrick Gold may be starting to look like interesting investment considerations.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
The Motley Fool
Barrick Gold Is About to Get Back on Track
Institutional Shareholder Services, the influential proxy service that weighs in on corporate governance issues, has given its blessing to the gold miner's compensation package indicating a return to normalcy.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
The Globe and Mail
Barrick's executive pay plan backed by proxy adviser ISS
Peter Munk, left, and John Thornton, right, sparked outcry when details of their pay packages emerged.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
NuLegacy Announces Fully-Funded 2014-15 Exploration Program
NuLegacy is planning a 45-50 hole 2014-15 exploration and delineation drilling program with the objectives of: Expanding the size of the potential exploration target identified in the Iceberg gold deposit to date , and delineating within it a "threshold" resource1 of NI 43-101 qualified oxide ounces sufficient to induce Barrick Gold to earn-back to ... (more)
Nanaimo Daily News
TSX lifts as stronger bullion prices motivate gold sector, mining stocks
The S&P/TSX composite index lifted 40.62 points to 14,310.95 in the morning, while the Canadian dollar moved 0.32 of a cent higher to 91.49 cents US.
Prince George Citizen
North American markets appear headed for another decline amid valuation concerns
The Toronto Stock Exchange may be looking for direction Tuesday, with gold bullion prices rising but U.S. market futures and European markets trading in the red amid concerns about the value of tech stocks.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Standard Tolling announces New Advisory Board Member
Mr. Len Clough, CEO of Standard Tolling, commented, "Alex is best associated with large scale mining and his endorsement of the toll processing sector should be noted.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Barrick Completes Divestiture of Minority Interest in Marigold in Nevada
Barrick Gold Corporation today announced it has completed the divestiture of its minority interest in the Marigold mine in Nevada to Silver Standard Resources Inc. for total cash consideration of $86 million, subject to certain closing adjustments.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Active Equities under Review -- Research on Mondelez Intl., Barrick...
The S&P 500 finished the session 0.29% higher at 1,890.90. The gains were broad based as eight out of ten sectors finished higher.
The Northern Miner
Editorial: Barrick rejigs exec pay
Businessman and Bay Street veteran Peter Crossgrove, the one-time Placer Dome CEO and long-time Barrick Gold director, published his memoirs last year, and it makes for some lively and insightful reading, especially in light of Barrick's newly revamped executive compensation program.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Gold Miner's Rebound Could Double Traders' Money
The price of gold has declined below the weekly pivot at $1,300 an ounce, presenting a potentially lucrative buying opportunity.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Barrick's 2013 Annual Report and Other Documents Now Available
Barrick's 2013 Annual Information Form and Form 40-F have also been filed on SEDAR and EDGAR, respectively.
Barrick Redefines Compensation, Introduces Most Shareholder-Friendly System in Canada
"We believe our new system features the most shareholder-friendly, long-term compensation program of any Canadian company today, as well as among our peers in the global mining industry," said , Barrick's Lead Director and Chairman of the Compensation Committee.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Barrick Cuts Pay for Thornton, Sokalsky After Stock Slump
Barrick Gold Corp. , criticized by investors for its pay practices as the stock plunged, cut compensation for co-Chairman John Thornton and Chief Executive Officer Jamie Sokalsky, and will force them to hold their shares as long as they work for the gold miner.
Barrick Gold: This Stock Is A Buy
While still rating Barrick Gold's shares as neutral, Credit Suisse analysts Anita Soni and Robert Reynolds have a more positive outlook for Barrick Gold's share price.
Barrick Gold: The Gold Rally May Not Last Long
Gold rallied in the beginning of 2014 raising hopes for gold miners. In March 2014, gold prices fell below $1,300 per ounce.