Going with Your Gut on Rare Earth Stocks: Mike Niehuser

Mike Niehuser isn’t a rare earth expert per se, but the Beacon Rock Research founder says many of the same investment principles hold true for resource stocks across sectors. At the end of the day, all resource stocks, rare earth plays included, are story stocks, and it takes intuition to buy or sell . . . → Read More: Going with Your Gut on Rare Earth Stocks: Mike Niehuser

Don’t Push the Panic Button on Rare Earths: Lisa Reisman

Lisa Reisman describes herself as a “classic libertarian,” but the managing editor of MetalMiner.com nonetheless believes government has a role to play in protecting and developing domestic supplies of critical metals. In this exclusive Critical Metals Report interview, Reisman argues for private/public partnerships and explains why today’s low prices don’t faze her—or surprise . . . → Read More: Don’t Push the Panic Button on Rare Earths: Lisa Reisman

Will Your REEs Suffer Molycorp Contagion? Chris Berry Advises Patience

Molycorp’s poor performance has impacted the entire rare earth sector. Until the rare earth element “super-cycle” gains steam again, investors need to reset their expectations. In this exclusive Critical Metals Report interview, Chris Berry of House Mountain Partners discusses what really matters in a rare earth element company, and why investors should exercise . . . → Read More: Will Your REEs Suffer Molycorp Contagion? Chris Berry Advises Patience

REE Stocks Are Down but Not Out: Siddharth Rajeev

Equity investing is squarely in a risk-off phase and few sectors have been hit harder than junior mining. Rare earth elements equities are no exception, but most of the materials themselves have not dropped nearly as much. The Critical Metals Report sat down with Siddharth Rajeev, vice president and head of research at . . . → Read More: REE Stocks Are Down but Not Out: Siddharth Rajeev

Winning the Rare Earth Economic War: Luisa Moreno

China’s sudden cuts to rare earth export quotas and domestic production marked the beginning of a Rare Earth Economic War, proposes Jacob Securities’ Senior Mining and Metals Analyst Luisa Moreno. The good news is that partnerships between end-users and mining companies may just be the secret weapon to level the playing field for . . . → Read More: Winning the Rare Earth Economic War: Luisa Moreno

Critical Reading for Rare Earth Metals Investors

Rare earth element coverage has exploded since The Gold Report started covering this sector in early 2009. At that point, the REE junior mining market was a $2 billion industry. Today, REE juniors are a $10 billion+ industry—give or take a one-day market fluctuation, and Streetwise Reports now has a dedicated newsletter to cover . . . → Read More: Critical Reading for Rare Earth Metals Investors

Chris Berry: The Great Rare Earth Metals Reset

The rare earth sector has seen astronomical gains in recent years as Chinese export restrictions, short-sighted U.S. policy and investor interest combined to make front page news. In this exclusive article for The Critical Metals Report, Chris Berry, founder and president of House Mountain Partners, LLC, argues that a “Great Reset” is changing . . . → Read More: Chris Berry: The Great Rare Earth Metals Reset

Three Strikes: Molycorp Strikes Out in Washington

As exciting as the critical metals sector is becoming, Gold Stock Trades’ Jeb Handwerger warns that the public is being bombarded with misleading information, even at the highest levels of commerce and policy. In this exclusive article for The Critical Metals Report, Jeb gives his take on Molycorp’s recent presentation to Congress, and . . . → Read More: Three Strikes: Molycorp Strikes Out in Washington

Jason Burack and Kevin Kerr: Six REE Metals to Watch

Rare earth elements have made possible improvements in everything from smart phones and plasma televisions to clean energy technology. In this exclusive interview with The Critical Metals Report, Jason Burack, independent investor and cofounder of Wall St. for Main St., and Kevin Kerr, commodities trader and president of Kerr Trading, share the names of . . . → Read More: Jason Burack and Kevin Kerr: Six REE Metals to Watch

Field Notes: National Interest REE Projects Being Fast Tracked

“What do you get when you put a professor, a fisherman and a creative Wall Street journalist together? Answer: science fiction, fishy stories and IPOs trying to sell the latest version of snake oil to unsuspecting investors.”

Many years ago, farmers in Pennsylvania noticed a murky liquid seeping up through the soil. . . . → Read More: Field Notes: National Interest REE Projects Being Fast Tracked