Active Stocks on Trader’s Radar: Sandstorm Gold Ltd. (NYSE:SAND), Dejour Energy Inc (USA) (NYSEMKT:DEJ), Pretium Resources Inc (NYSE:PVG), Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC)


On Wednesday, Shares of Sandstorm Gold Ltd. (NYSE:SAND), gained 9.19% to $3.09.


Dust storm Gold Ltd., declared, after National Instrument 62-103 – The Early Warning System and Related Take Over Bid and Insider Reporting Issues, the buy by Sandstorm of a total of 2,362,401 normal shares of AuRico Metals Inc., speaking to around 2% of the extraordinary regular shares of AuRico.

Going before to the obtaining of the Attained Shares, Sandstorm possessed straightforwardly a total of 11,812,001 AuRico Shares, which spoke to around 10% of the issued and exceptional AuRico Shares. Endless supply of the procurement of the Attained Shares, a total 14,174,402 AuRico Shares are presently possessed straightforwardly by Sandstorm, speaking to around 12% of the issued and exceptional AuRico Shares.

The Attained Shares were accomplished by Sandstorm on the open business over the offices of the Toronto Stock Exchange and other distributed markets for the AuRico Shares at costs running from $0.51 to $0.55 per Attained Share. The procurement of the Common Shares by Sandstorm was effected for speculation purposes. Dust storm might now and again obtain extra securities of AuRico, discard some or the greater part of the current or extra securities it holds or will hold, or may keep on holding its present position.

The early cautioning report, as needed under National Instrument 62-103, contains extra data as for the prior matters and will be documented by the Company on AuRico’s SEDAR profile at

Dust storm Gold Ltd., an asset based organization, concentrates on obtaining gold and different valuable metal buy assentions and sovereignties from organizations that have propelled stage improvement ventures or working mines.

Shares of Dejour Energy Inc (USA) (NYSEMKT:DEJ), inclined 2.80% to $0.114, during its last trading session.

Dejour Energy proclaimed its budgetary results for the three and six-month periods finished June 30, 2015.

Q2 2015 Key Financial and Operating Highlights:

  • Secured $4.5 million in extension financing from a Director and Officer ($2.5 million) and an organization connected with the Director and Officer ($2.0 million), the net continues from which were connected to finance the Company’s evaluated 2015 capital consumptions,
  • Raised oil and characteristic gas fluids creation amid Q2 2015 by 71% to 329 BOE/d for the three months finished June 30, 2015 from generation of 193 BOE/d for the similar period in 2014; and
  • Concluded development of significant generation offices at Kokopelli in the Piceance Basin of Colorado and prepaid the $3.6 million in “Approvals for Expenditure” to support the Company’s 25% offer of well fulfillment costs for the 8 bored and cased wells and get ready for the beginning of creation.

Dejour Energy Inc. takes part in obtaining, investigating, and creating vitality ventures with an emphasis on oil and gas investigation in Canada and the United States. It holds intrigues in around 60,100 net sections of land of oil and gas leases in the Peace River Arch of northwestern British Columbia and northeastern Alberta, Canada; and the Piceance, Paradox, and Uinta Basins in the U.S. Rough Mountains.

At the end of Wednesday’s trade, Shares of Pretium Resources Inc (NYSE:PVG), gained 5.26% to $5.60.

Pretium Resources pronounced that it has gotten an Environmental Assessment Decision Statement from the Federal Minister of the Environment, which finds that the Brucejack Project is not liable to bring about noteworthyadverse natural impacts.

The Minister issued a Project Recommendation that embodies a determination with respect to the potential impacts of the Project under the Nisga’a Final Agreement, which is an advanced settlement marked by the legislatures of Canada, British Columbia and the Nisga’a Nation.

In coming to the choice, the Minister considered the Project Recommendation and the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency’s (CEAA) Environmental Assessment Report. The Report embodies the CEAA’s decisions and suggestions on the potential natural impacts of the venture, the anticipated relief measures, the hugeness of any staying unfavorable ecological impacts, and the subsequent project.

As the Brucejack Project, advances to mine development Pretivm will address the conditions which include moderation measures and subsequent necessities which must be satisfied for the duration of the life of the venture.

Pretium Resources Inc. gets, investigates, and grows valuable metal asset properties in the Americas. Its mineral intrigues involve gold/copper/silver investigation ventures.

Finally, Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC), ended its last trade with 1.07% gain, and closed at $97.26.

Vulcan Materials Company pronounced results for the second quarter finishing June 30, 2015.

The Company’s second quarter results mirror the continuation of solid edge extension and change in its industry-driving unit productivity in totals. In spite of greatly wet climate in large portions of our business sectors, second quarter incomes raised 13 percent and gross benefit raised 34 percent from the former year, with gross benefit and gross overall revenues enhancing in all fragments. Same-store totals shipments climbed 5 percent and same-store cargo balanced totals estimating raised 6 percent from the former year. Basic interest recuperation and estimating energy stay solid. Same-store incremental totals gross benefits broke even with 74 percent of incremental cargo balanced incomes for the quarter – and 72 percent for the trailing twelve months. Albeit climate sways in the second quarter and first half may bring about entire year volumes underneath arrangement, estimating and edge upgrades lead the Company to reconfirm its entire year EBITDA direction. The rest of this discharge gives extra insight with respect to the Company’s second quarter results and entire year standpoint.

Second Quarter Summary (stand out from going before year’s second quarter)

  • All out incomes raised $104 million, or 13 percent, to $895 million
  • Gross benefit brought $60 million up in aggregate, or 34 percent, to $234 million
  • Totals cargo balanced incomes raised $75 million, or 15 percent, to $558 million
  • Shipments raised 9 percent, or 3.8 million tons, to 47.5 million tons
  • Same-store shipments raised 5 percent, or 2.4 million tons
  • Section gross benefit raised $46 million, or 28 percent, to $207 million
  • Incremental gross benefit as a percent of cargo balanced incomes was 61 percent
  • On a same-store premise, this metric was 74 percent
  • Normal cargo balanced deals cost raised 6 percent
  • Black-top Mix, Concrete and Calcium fragment gross benefit enhanced $14 million, all things considered
  • List stayed in accordance with desires and declined as a rate of aggregate incomes
  • Balanced EBITDA was $229 million, an upgrade of $56 million, or 33 percent
  • Income from continuous operations were $0.37 per weakened offer when contrasted with $0.35 per offer in the second quarter of 2014. Involved in these outcomes are:
  • $0.24 per weakened offer in the present year’s quarter for net charges identified with obligation renegotiating in 2015
  • $0.05 and $0.01 for net charges identified with rebuilding and business advancement costs in 2015 and 2014 separately
  • Balanced for these things, profit from progressing operations were $0.66 per weakened offer in the second quarter of 2015 when contrasted with $0.36 per weakened offer in the first year

Vulcan Materials Company creates and offers development totals, black-top blend, and prepared blended cement principally in the United States. It works through four sections: Aggregates, Asphalt Mix, Concrete, and Calcium.


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