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Richard (Rick) Mills

Richard (Rick) Mills

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Richard is the owner of Aheadoftheherd.com and invests in the junior resource/bio-tech sectors. His articles have been published on over 400 websites, including:

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Copper roars past $4.60 as resource nationalism grips market

(Kitco commentary) - A number of happenings in the copper market conspired to elevate the spot price beyond $4.60 a pound on Thursday, confirming Ahead of the Herdâ??s suspicions that a new wave of resource nationalism in some of the largest copper-producing nations is washing over the sector.

Gold historically follows inflation higher. Will it do so again?

(Kitco commentary) - Precious metals are among the best places to park your money in times of economic or political distress.

Copper, the most critical metal

(Kitco commentary) - In 2018, before the trade war between the US and China put the boots to copper demand, and covid-19 mine closures/ abandoned expansion plans crimped supply

Tin: an upcoming 'green' metal

(Kitco commentary) - The next time you crack open a can of beer, you might want to think about tin. The silvery metal with a faint yellow hue goes into 25% of the 370 billion metal drink containers produced every year, via tin-plated steel.

Getting A Heartbeat

The Sweat of the Sun

As a general rule, the most successful man in life is the man who has the best information

Demise of London Gold Pool Ends Vietnam War

Hungry People Golden Hope

Lesson Learned

Cherry Picking Season