RSD Weekly Recap: Mawson Resources (TSX: MAW), Almaden Minerals (TSX: AMM), Avrupa Minerals (TSX-V: AVU), Millrock Resources (TSX-V: MRO)

This is Gerardo Del Real with the Resource Stock Digest weekly recap.

Gold posted another solid gain after closing at the $1,234 per ounce level and adding approximately 1% last week.

Silver posted a weekly gain of 3% and closed at at $17.97 per ounce while copper soared 6%, closing at $2.77/lb.

Platinum managed a slight gain of 0.5% and closed at $1,009 per ounce while palladium surged 5% for the week, closing at $782 per ounce.

Uranium continued higher rand nearly closed at the $27/lb level while zinc managed to close at $1.33l/lb.

Brent crude finished the week near $57/barrel.

All this while the dollar posted a weekly gain of approximately 1%.

I had the opportunity to speak (click for interview) with Mawson Resources (TSX: MAW)(OTC: MWSNF) CEO Michael Hudson about its district-scale, high-grade, near-surface project in Northern Finland.

Almaden Minerals (TSX: AMM)(NYSE: AAU) continues to find gold and silver at its Ixtaca project in Mexico. I was able to catch up with (click for interview) CEO Morgan Poliquin on the latest results .

I also had the opportunity to chat with (click for interview) Avrupa Minerals (TSX-V: AVU)(OTC: AVPMF) CEO Paul Kuhn about upcoming drilling in Kosovo and how its executing the joint-venture model.

Lastly I was able to talk with (click for interviewMillrock Resources (TSX-V: MRO)(OTC: MLRKF) President & CEO Greg Beischer about the company’s stock performance last year, which earned it a spot in the OTC Best 50 – ranking in the top 10.

That’s all for this week.