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  • NEW YORK/ LONDON, Oct 24- Gold edged lower on Friday and was set to close down for the week as rallying equity markets and strong U.S. economic data dented demand for the precious metal as an insurance against risk. COMEX gold futures outperformed spot, up $2.70 at $1,231.80 an ounce. Gold's weekly loss was also triggered by a resurgent dollar.

  • Midday Glance: Silver companies Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 1:17 PM ET

    Hecla Mining Co. rose$. 01 or. 2 percent, to $2.38. Pan American Silver Corp. fell$. 12 or 1.1 percent, to $10.60. Silver Standard Resources Inc. fell$. 04 or. 7 percent, to $5.35.

  • Midday Glance: Coal companies Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 1:17 PM ET

    Arch Coal rose$. 02 or 1.3 percent, to $1.86. Consol Energy Inc. fell$. 11 or. 3 percent, to $34.67. Peabody Energy fell$. 04 or. 3 percent, to $10.40.

  • Midday Glance: Gold companies Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 1:17 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top gold companies are mixed at 1 p.m.:. Barrick Gold Corp. rose$. 01 or. 1 percent, to $13.46. Newmont Mining Corp. fell$. 12 or. 5 percent, to $21.88.

  • *Shanghai zinc climbs on physical shortfall in China. LONDON, Oct 24- Copper traded flat on Friday, pressured by a fifth straight month of decline in Chinese house prices, with a rise in the euro against the dollar capping falls in the metal. "Anything on a short-term basis that indicates softness in the Chinese property sector is going to be a concern, but I wouldn't...

  • Early Glance: Gold companies Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 10:40 AM ET

    Barrick Gold Corp. fell$. 05 or. 4 percent, to $13.40. GoldCorp. fell$. 05 or. 2 percent, to $22.28. Newmont Mining Corp. fell$. 11 or. 5 percent, to $21.89.

  • Early Glance: Silver companies Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 10:40 AM ET

    Hecla Mining Co. rose$. 01 or. 4 percent, to $2.38. Pan American Silver Corp. rose$. 01 or. 1 percent, to $10.73. Silver Standard Resources Inc. fell$. 04 or. 7 percent, to $5.34.

  • Early Glance: Coal companies Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 10:40 AM ET

    Arch Coal fell$. 01 or. 5 percent, to $1.83. Consol Energy Inc. fell$. 19 or. 5 percent, to $34.59. Peabody Energy rose$. 04 or. 4 percent, to $10.47.

  • *Shanghai zinc climbs on physical shortfall in China. LONDON, Oct 24- Copper, aluminum and other base metals lost ground on Friday after Chinese house prices fell for a fifth straight month, highlighting concerns about economic growth in the world's biggest metals consumer. "Anything that on a short-term basis that indicates softness in the Chinese property...

  • SYDNEY, Oct 24- London copper edged down on Friday, but was on track for its biggest weekly rise in two months as China demand recovers in the fourth quarter, although expectations of swelling supply kept gains in check. *Three-month copper on the London Metal Exchange had slipped 0.3 percent to $6,676 a tonne by 0045 GMT, paring gains of 1 percent from the previous...

  • Final Glance: Gold companies Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 6:02 PM ET

    Barrick Gold Corp. rose$. 06 or. 4 percent, to $13.45. Gold Fields rose$. 04 or 1.1 percent, to $3.61. Newmont Mining Corp. fell$. 59 or 2.6 percent, to $22.00.

  • Final Glance: Silver companies Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 6:02 PM ET

    Hecla Mining Co. rose$. 07 or 3.0 percent, to $2.37. Pan American Silver Corp. rose$. 45 or 4.4 percent, to $10.72. Silver Standard Resources Inc. fell$. 03 or. 6 percent, to $5.38.

  • Final Glance: Coal companies Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 6:02 PM ET

    Arch Coal rose$. 08 or 4.5 percent, to $1.84. Consol Energy Inc. rose$. 11 or. 3 percent, to $34.78. Peabody Energy rose$. 12 or 1.2 percent, to $10.43.

  • Bernstein Research said this week that about a third of U.S. shale production would be uneconomical if oil prices were to fall to $80 per barrel. E&P industry needs $90 NYMEX, about $100 Brent, oil prices to maintain the current oil rig count of 1,500-1,600 rigs, which is intrinsic to our U.S. oil production outlook. MORNINGSTAR INC "Our analysis suggests that the...

  • Midday Glance: Silver companies Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 1:51 PM ET

    Hecla Mining Co. rose$. 03 or 1.1 percent, to $2.33. Pan American Silver Corp. rose$. 18 or 1.8 percent, to $10.45. Silver Wheaton rose$. 03 or. 2 percent, to $19.38.

  • Midday Glance: Coal companies Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 1:51 PM ET

    Arch Coal rose$. 09 or 4.9 percent, to $1.85. Consol Energy Inc. rose$. 55 or 1.6 percent, to $35.22. Peabody Energy rose$. 24 or 2.3 percent, to $10.55.

  • Midday Glance: Gold companies Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 1:51 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top gold companies are down at 1 p.m.:. Barrick Gold Corp. fell$. 10 or. 8 percent, to $13.29. Newmont Mining Corp. fell$. 71 or 3.1 percent, to $21.88.

  • LONDON, Oct 23- BHP Billiton's chief executive said its strategy of high-volume iron ore production was the best way to profit in a gloomy market, defending a plan that has come under growing criticism for depressing prices. BHP has said it intends to boost production at existing assets by 65 million tonnes to 290 million a year by June 2017 and plans to cut its...

  • Early Glance: Coal companies Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 11:56 AM ET

    Arch Coal rose$. 04 or 2.3 percent, to $1.80. Consol Energy Inc. rose$. 26 or. 7 percent, to $34.93. Peabody Energy rose$. 11 or 1.0 percent, to $10.42.

  • Early Glance: Silver companies Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 11:56 AM ET

    Hecla Mining Co. rose$. 04 or 1.7 percent, to $2.34. Pan American Silver Corp. rose$. 24 or 2.3 percent, to $10.51. Silver Standard Resources Inc. fell$. 05 or. 9 percent, to $5.36.