METS leaders a mixed bag in 2018

SMALL-cap drillers and niche technology and service providers led international mining equipment, technology and services (METS) equities in 2018 after many suppliers of mining services and products gave back big share-price gains in the first half of the year and most (70%) of the 37 companies analysed ended the 12 months to December underwater.

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Microcap drillers Cabo Drilling and Energold - both Toronto Venture exchange listed - were among the handful of METS companies to finish with a higher share price than a year earlier.