GO
Loading...

Metals and Mining

More

  • Midday Glance: Gold companies Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 1:17 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top gold companies are mixed at 1 p.m.:. Barrick Gold Corp. rose$. 23 or 1.8 percent, to $12.88. Newmont Mining Corp. fell$. 02 or. 1 percent, to $23.60.

  • Early Glance: Gold companies Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 10:57 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top gold companies are up at 10 a.m.:. Barrick Gold Corp. rose$. 28 or 2.2 percent, to $12.93. Newmont Mining Corp. rose$. 16 or. 7 percent, to $23.78.

  • Early Glance: Silver companies Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 10:57 AM ET

    Hecla Mining Co. rose$. 02 or. 6 percent, to $3.26. Pan American Silver Corp. rose$. 08 or. 8 percent, to $9.52. Silver Standard Resources Inc. rose$. 23 or 4.4 percent, to $5.46.

  • Early Glance: Coal companies Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 10:57 AM ET

    Arch Coal fell$. 01 or. 5 percent, to $1.05. Consol Energy Inc. fell$. 19 or. 6 percent, to $30.95. Peabody Energy rose$. 11 or 2.1 percent, to $5.40.

  • "China is importing about 30,000 tonnes of tin concentrate a year from Myanmar. There is skepticism about whether Indonesian producers will sign up to the idea of cutting exports, "said Robin Bhar, an analyst at Societe Generale. Indonesia's tin association said its members and PT Timah, the country's biggest tin exporter, will not trade at prices below $17,000 a...

  • "China is importing about 30,000 tonnes of tin concentrate a year from Myanmar. There is scepticism about whether Indonesian producers will sign up to the idea of cutting exports, "said Robin Bhar, an analyst at Societe Generale. Indonesia's tin association said its members and PT Timah, the country's biggest tin exporter, will not trade at prices below $17,000 a...

  • Among miners, who will be the last man standing?   Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 12:23 AM ET
    Among miners, who will be the last man standing?

    David Lennox, resources analyst at Fat Prophets, says big miners like Rio Tinto will have a better chance of surviving the rout in iron ore prices, but it is hard to say for sure in the junior end.

  • MELBOURNE, April 17- London tin capitulated to more than five-year lows on Friday and is on track for a brutal 11 percent weekly fall, as growing supply from Myanmar and torpid demand punish prices. *The tumble in tin prices is likely to trigger production cuts at some smelters in top exporter Indonesia and also in China, industry group ITRI said on Thursday.

  • Declines in iron ore price just started: Pro   Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 8:44 PM ET
    Declines in iron ore price just started: Pro

    Warren Gilman, chairman & CEO of CEF Holdings, says the price of iron ore isn't going to rebound anytime soon, with the occurrences of mine closures likely to continue.

  • China slowdown sparks friction in Australia Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 8:06 PM ET

    The last time Western Australia was engaged in a dispute with Canberra of this magnitude was during the 1930s Depression. The Financial Times reports.

  • *Major court decisions expected this year- Gold Reserve. CARACAS, April 16-- Gold Reserve Inc, a small Canadian miner that lost its crown jewel in a 2009 expropriation, is targeting Venezuelan assets as it seeks to collect a $750 million arbitration award that would put new strains on the cash-strapped government's finances. With higher-profile cases including...

  • Final Glance: Gold companies Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 6:03 PM ET

    Barrick Gold Corp. fell$. 20 or 1.6 percent, to $12.65. Gold Fields Ltd ADS fell$. 35 or 8.0 percent, to $4.02. Newmont Mining Corp. rose$. 07 or. 3 percent, to $23.62.

  • Final Glance: Coal companies Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 6:03 PM ET

    Arch Coal fell$. 02 or 1.9 percent, to $1.06. Consol Energy Inc. rose$. 36 or 1.2 percent, to $31.14. Peabody Energy rose$. 11 or 2.1 percent, to $5.29.

  • Final Glance: Silver companies Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 6:03 PM ET

    Hecla Mining Co. fell$. 09 or 2.7 percent, to $3.24. Pan American Silver Corp. fell$. 13 or 1.4 percent, to $9.44. Silver Standard Resources Inc. fell$. 06 or 1.1 percent, to $5.23.

  • EZEIZA, Argentina, April 16- The cost of drilling wells in Argentina's vast but barely tapped Vaca Muerta shale oil and gas formation will fall at least 10 percent by the end of 2016, Miguel Galuccio, chief executive officer of state energy company YPF said on Thursday. The company, nationalized in 2012 as part of a production push aimed at erasing Argentina's...

  • Midday Glance: Gold companies Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 1:29 PM ET

    Barrick Gold Corp. fell$. 21 or 1.6 percent, to $12.65. GoldCorp fell$. 21 or 1.0 percent, to $19.80. Newmont Mining Corp. rose$. 06 or. 3 percent, to $23.61.

  • Midday Glance: Silver companies Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 1:29 PM ET

    Hecla Mining Co. fell$. 09 or 2.7 percent, to $3.24. Pan American Silver Corp. fell$. 15 or 1.6 percent, to $9.42. Silver Standard Resources Inc. fell$. 09 or 1.7 percent, to $5.20.

  • Midday Glance: Coal companies Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 1:28 PM ET

    Arch Coal rose$. 01 or. 5 percent, to $1.09. Consol Energy Inc. rose$. 40 or 1.3 percent, to $31.18. Peabody Energy rose$. 24 or 4.6 percent, to $5.42.

  • WASHINGTON, April 16- U.S. rules to cut carbon emissions could close more than 90 coal plants and eliminate jobs that support mining and power stations that the federal government has not fully considered, a report by the conservative American Action Forum research group said on Thursday. The EPA also says the rules will save consumers billions of dollars over...

  • LONDON, April 16- Rio Tinto, the world's second largest mining company, warned of "continued bumps" in its key iron ore market and vowed to stay focused on slashing costs to be the last man standing at a tough time for the sector. Its cost to produce each tonne of iron ore has fallen from an average of $19.50 a tonne in 2014 to around $17 this year thanks to a cheaper...