TORONTO, June 6- Canada's main stock index rose to a more than nine-month high on Monday as commodity price gains helped boost the index's heavyweight energy sector and base metal miners, although gold miners pulled back after last week's rally. The most influential gainers included Suncor Energy Inc, which rose 1.1 percent to C $35.99, and Enbridge Inc, up 1.1...
TORONTO, June 3- Canada's main stock index gained on Friday as gold miners jumped with the precious metal after weak U.S. jobs data hurt the U.S. dollar, offsetting losses for financial stocks and some energy companies. Barrick Gold Corp jumped 11.6 percent to C $24.81, Goldcorp Inc gained 6.4 percent to C $23.65, and Kinross Gold rose 13.4 percent to C $6.45.
Goldman Sachs warned on Friday that benchmark iron ore prices could slump further due to a growing supply surplus.
Cliffs Natural Resources chairman, president & CEO, Lourenço Gonçalves, explains why it's time to take action on the glut in the steel market.
China's "steel dumping" has antagonized Europe and the U.S., but a senior figure at one giant mining company prefers to encourage the country's still-high demand for metals.
While it’s been a “dreadful” time to invest in the miners recently, there are signs that we’re reaching a bottom, says Giles Keating, Credit Suisse deputy global CIO.
Thyssenkrupp cut its full-year forecasts on a drop in prices for materials including steel that it said were sharper than it had expected.
*Europe stocks led lower by miners, Asia closes lower. NEW YORK, May 4- Global equity markets fell for a second straight day on Wednesday on mostly weak economic data while metals prices slipped on renewed concerns of a downturn in global growth. In Europe, surveys indicated that growth in the euro zone will be slow but steady, underscoring concerns about the...
New data has shone a light on the potential pitfalls for investors who are seeking sizeable returns from the metal lithium.
Nick Clarke, CEO of Central Asia Metals, shares his outlook for the mining sector and the uncertainty around copper prices and oversupply.
Chinese exports are a factor in the European steel industry's downturn, according to Alessandro Abate, head of metals & mining at Berenberg.
Libra Investment Services founding partner Rob McCreery explains why he’s not reluctant to get involved in mining stocks, despite uncertainty in global markets.
A steelmaking crisis gripping the U.K. has led analysts to question the long term viability of the industry in the country.
Michael Widmer, metals strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, discusses how central banks have an influence on the gold price, and where the commodity is heading.
Britain's once-mighty steel industry looked in dire straits Wednesday with politicians and union leaders calling for state intervention.
Paul Renken, chief geologist and mining analyst at VSA Capital, says now is the time for bottom-fishing for those who want mining stocks.
Andrew Forrest, chairman of Fortescue Metals Group, praises the volume of growth of the Chinese economy.
The CEOs of some of the world's largest mining companies share their outlook for commodity prices.
Paul Gait, senior research analyst at Bernstein Research, shares his outlook for commodity prices and says there are signs the cycle is improving.
Rio Tinto said chief executive Sam Walsh would retire July 1, and would be replaced by copper and coal division head Jean-Sebastien Jacques.