For many investors, Gerald Panneton was Detour Gold Corp. It was Mr. Panneton, a veteran geologist, who saw the potential of the Detour Lake gold property back in 2006, long after most of the industry lost interest in it.
While the S&P/TSX Composite index (INDEXTSI:OSPTX) is down by 186 points, or 1.45 percent, a select few issuers are bucking the trend, like Amaya Inc. (TSE:AYA)(NASDAQ:AYA), Detour Gold Corporation(TSE:DGC), and Goldcorp Inc.(TSE:G)(NYSE:GG).
The stock of Detour Gold Corporation (TSE:DGC) is a huge mover today! About 135,269 shares traded hands. Detour Gold Corporation (TSE:DGC) has risen 6.00% since October 29, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 0.01% the S&P500.