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Adshead: 'Don't play mining bingo'

Geologist Neil Adshead used his time on the podium at AME’s Roundup event in Vancouver, Canada, to reflect on his 12 years as a mining analyst with the likes of Passport Capital and Sprott Asset Management, sharing his insights with a packed crowd eager to learn.

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Mining companies would do well to avoid hackneyed phrases in Neil Adshead’s presence (photo: Edwin Torres)

Adshead said he looks at various metrics beyond pure technical analysis such as what he labelled the “P&P ratio” – the amount of promotion to perspiration he sees being expended by the management