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Element79 Gold Corp. (ELMGF)
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Element79 Gold is a mineral exploration company focused on the acquisition, exploration and development of mining properties for gold and associated metals. Element79 Gold has acquired its flagship Maverick Springs Project located in the famous gold mining district of northeastern Nevada, USA, between the Elko and White Pine Counties, where it has recently completed a 43-101-compliant, pit-constrained mineral resource estimate reflecting an Inferred resource of 3.71 million ounces of gold equivalent* "AuEq" at a grade of 0.92 g/t AuEq (0.34 g/t Au and 43.4 g/t Ag)) with an effective date of Feb. 4, 2022. The acquisition of the Maverick Springs Project also included a portfolio of 15 properties along the Battle Mountain trend in Nevada, which the Company is analyzing for further merit of exploration, along with the potential for sale or spin-out. In British Columbia, Element79 Gold has executed a Letter of Intent to acquire a private company which holds the option to 100% interest of the Snowbird High-Grade Gold Project, which consists of 10 mineral claims located in Central British Columbia, approximately 20km west of Fort St. James. In Peru, Element79 Gold has signed a letter of intent to acquire the business and assets of Calipuy Resources Inc., which holds 100% interest in the past-producing Lucero Mine, one of the highest-grade underground mines to be commercially mined in Peru's history, as well as the past-producing Machacala Mine. The Company also has an option to acquire 100% interest in the Dale Property which consists of 90 unpatented mining claims located approximately 100 km southwest of Timmins, Ontario, Canada in the Timmins Mining Division, Dale Township.
Mark Reichman, Senior Research Analyst, Natural Resources, Noble Capital Markets, Inc.
Refer to the full report for the price target, fundamental analysis, and rating.Initiating coverage with an Outperform rating. From the time of its initial public offering in August 2021, Element79 Gold has rapidly assembled a diversified portfolio of precious metals properties in the United States, Canada, and Peru. The company's 20-property portfolio, including those for which it has an option or letter of intent to acquire, includes sixteen 100%-owned projects in Nevada, two in Canada, and two in Peru. Its flagship Maverick Springs project in Nevada, which was acquired in December 2021, hosts an inferred resource of 3.71 million ounces of gold equivalent with significant expansion potential. The company also owns 15 properties along the Battle Mountain Trend in Nevada and is considering each for additional exploration, joint venture, sale, or spin-out.
Accelerated path to cash flow generation. Element79 Gold recently executed a letter of intent to acquire two past producing gold mines in Peru, the Lucero and Machacala mines, with the intent to return Machacala to production within the next 18 to 24 months at a maximum rate of 350 tonnes per day. A definitive agreement is expected to be executed by the end of June with the transaction closing shortly thereafter. While the company's Nevada projects provide scale and underpin the company's valuation with an existing resource, the projects in Peru offer the potential for higher grade ore and the prospect of near-term production and cash flow....
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*Analyst certification and important disclosures included in the full report. NOTE: investment decisions should not be based upon the content of this research summary. Proper due diligence is required before making any investment decision.