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M

Fifth letter of a NASDAQ stock symbol specifying that the issue is the company's fourth class of preferred shares.

M

1. A symbol (M) indicating that a bond has matured. It is used most often on transaction tables in a newspaper.

2. A symbol (M) indicating that the dividend on a stock has been reduced by a certain amount. It is used most often on transaction tables in a newspaper.

3. A symbol (m) indicating that the closing price of a security is lower than the closing price of the previous trading day.

4. A symbol (m) indicating the percentage by which the net asset value per share of a closed-end investment company exceeds its share price.

5. A symbol for 1,000.

m

1. Used in bond transaction tables in newspapers to indicate a bond that has matured and is no longer drawing interest: Cuba 4 1/2 77m.
2. Used in the dividend column of stock transaction tables of newspapers to indicate an annual dividend rate that is reduced on the last declaration date: .20m.
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33,500 metres of definition drilling from 137 holes.
19,000 metres of surface exploration drilling from 32 holes.
Serrinha - 35 metre wide zone extending approximately 575 metres along strike hosting 1 vein which contain 8 higher grade intersections at an average thickness of 1.
The objectives of the recommended program are to increase the drill hole density to 50 metre spacing; to upgrade the inferred mineral resources to indicated; and to better outline the higher grade zones described above.
These new results increase the footprint of the Kirazli resource area, which forms a north-south corridor that is now approximately 1,000 metres long and 100 metres wide, with an average thickness of 40 metres.
3 - 2 g/t gold) which persist to depths of at least 280 metres.
Hole MR1-05-46 was also collared in high grade mineralization after penetrating 20 metres of glacial debris approximately 100 metres northeast of hole MR1-04-45.
It extends over widths across the hillside of 500 to 800 metres at an elevation of 4,300 to 4,500 metres.
Recent drilling is focused on defining the geometry of the sulphide body between elevations of -200 metres to -350 metres.
EDG008 is still drilling ahead in visibly very strong copper mineralization at a down-hole depth of 1500 metres (true depth of approximately 1460 metres below surface).
Banded Series (norite, gabbro, troctolite and anorthosite) averaging 4,000 metres in thickness and hosting stratabound PGE's enriched, sulphide layers including the J-M Reef and Picket-Pin Horizon.