Q: Pat, I may want to invest 10% to 15% of my portfolio into flow-through shares. It looks like a great way to buy junior resources companies at a discount. Please tell me specifically about CMP’s 2018 Flow-Through Resource Limited Partnership. Thanks.

A: Flow-through limited partnerships developed out of a Canadian government plan to encourage the exploration and development of the country’s natural resources. Under the plan, companies involved in oil and gas, mining and base metals and other natural resource industries are permitted to fully deduct… Read More

Risk outweighs the reward of these tax shelters

Investors continue to look for ways to profit from rising commodity prices. Some are considering a unique kind of tax shelter: flow-through funds.

Flow-through funds mainly invest in flow-through shares issued by junior mining and oil companies. The companies spend the money they receive for these… Read More

Exploration buys for the highly aggressive

Higher commodity prices and an improving global economy have caused many junior-resource stocks to rebound. Here are three penny stocks that have cash to sustain themselves, whichever way commodity prices go. We think they have a better-than-average chance of long-term success.

MIRANDA GOLD $0.44 (Toronto symbol… Read More

Pennies with prospects — and risk to match

Many junior resource stocks have rebounded lately, along with commodity prices. As well, it’s getting easier for many juniors to raise funds for exploration and development.

Here are four penny stocks that have promising prospects and cash to sustain themselves, whichever way commodity prices go. We… Read More