After spending the past six months at no better than a three-star rank, Silvercorp Metals
Rising silver prices have driven some solid results for silver producers around the world, and with Silvercorp's low cost of production, many CAPS members think it's a great play on the precious metal. The company recently followed up a strong fiscal third quarter with a 688% year-over-year jump in fourth-quarter earnings.
Cash costs of silver came in at negative $5.64 per ounce, which is even lower than Hecla Mining's
Large, diversified miners such as BHP Billiton
The company also sees growth potential in its recently acquired Silvertip Project in British Columbia, which it purchased from Silver Standard Resources
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