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  • Midday Glance: Gold companies Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 1:39 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top gold companies are down at 1 p.m.:. Barrick Gold Corp. fell$. 39 or 3.0 percent, to $12.42. Newmont Mining Corp. fell$. 81 or 3.4 percent, to $22.70.

  • Midday Glance: Silver companies Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 1:39 PM ET

    Hecla Mining Co. fell$. 08 or 2.6 percent, to $3.04. Pan American Silver Corp. fell$. 31 or 3.2 percent, to $9.14. Silver Standard Resources Inc. fell$. 09 or 1.6 percent, to $5.52.

  • Midday Glance: Coal companies Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 1:39 PM ET

    Arch Coal unchanged at $1.00. Consol Energy Inc. rose$. 57 or 1.9 percent, to $30.06. Peabody Energy fell$. 09 or 1.9 percent, to $4.72.

  • Early Glance: Gold companies Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 10:25 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top gold companies are down at 10 a.m.:. Barrick Gold Corp. fell$. 05 or. 4 percent, to $12.76. Newmont Mining Corp. fell$. 31 or 1.3 percent, to $23.20.

  • Early Glance: Silver companies Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 10:25 AM ET

    Hecla Mining Co. fell$. 03 or. 9 percent, to $3.09. Pan American Silver Corp. fell$. 12 or 1.3 percent, to $9.33. Silver Standard Resources Inc. fell$. 08 or 1.4 percent, to $5.53.

  • Early Glance: Coal companies Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 10:25 AM ET

    Arch Coal fell$. 01 or 1.2 percent, to $0.99. Consol Energy Inc. rose$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $29.53. Peabody Energy rose$. 03 or. 6 percent, to $4.84.

  • *Says units cost now under $20/ t. "It is probably more a symbolic posturing position by BHP, but it also likely signals the bottom of the iron ore market, given this action is being taken by one of the lowest cost producers," said Mark Pervan, head of commodities for ANZ Bank. Spot iron ore prices have fallen 60 percent over the past year following a massive rise in...

  • *Says units cost now under $20/ t. "It is probably more a symbolic posturing position by BHP, but it also likely signals the bottom of the iron ore market, given this action is being taken by one of the lowest cost producers," said Mark Pervan, head of commodities for ANZ Bank. "Demand is the savior," said Joel Crane, a commodities analyst at Morgan Stanley.

  • MELBOURNE, April 22- London copper was little changed near four-week lows on Wednesday as persistently weak consumer demand from China offset concerns over lower-than-expected mine supply. *Three-month copper on the London Metal Exchange was trading flat at $5,943 a tonne by 1206 GMT, curbing losses from the previous session when it edged to a four-day...

  • *Says units cost now under $20/ t. SYDNEY, April 22- BHP Billiton said on Wednesday it was pushing out the timetable to expand its iron ore output to 290 million tonnes a year, as it reported a 20 percent rise in quarterly output and upped its full-year guidance. Spot iron ore prices have fallen 60 percent over the past year following a massive rise in production, which...

  • Time to stock up on big miners? Not now: Pro   Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 6:50 PM ET
    Time to stock up on big miners? Not now: Pro

    Shares of BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto will continue to track sideways for the rest of 2015, says Michael Gable, managing director at Fairmont Equities.

  • Final Glance: Gold companies Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 6:03 PM ET

    Barrick Gold Corp. rose$. 06 or. 5 percent, to $12.81. Gold Fields Ltd ADS rose$. 17 or 4.0 percent, to $4.41. Newmont Mining Corp. fell$. 01 or percent, to $23.51.

  • Final Glance: Coal companies Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 6:03 PM ET

    Arch Coal fell$. 06 or 5.7 percent, to $1.00. Consol Energy Inc. fell$. 56 or 1.9 percent, to $29.49. Peabody Energy fell$. 28 or 5.5 percent, to $4.81.

  • Final Glance: Silver companies Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 6:03 PM ET

    Hecla Mining Co. fell$. 09 or 2.8 percent, to $3.12. Pan American Silver Corp. rose$. 11 or 1.2 percent, to $9.45. Silver Standard Resources Inc. rose$. 14 or 2.6 percent, to $5.61.

  • *Banks to lend $100 bln for "technological renovation" in Hebei. BEIJING, April 22- Days before Beijing cut bank reserve requirements to boost lending to China's slowing economy, officials in Hebei province met with dozens of banks and steel mills to find financing to revive local industry and tackle chronic environmental problems. "Hebei is enjoying favorable...

  • April 21- Chinese demand for steel-making coal has weakened with imports for the first two months of 2015 well below last year's levels, the chief executive of Canadian miner Teck Resources Ltd said on Tuesday as the company announced lower earnings and a big dividend cut. Teck shares were down 5 percent at C $16.05 after it slashed its half-yearly dividend to 15...

  • Midday Glance: Coal companies Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 1:45 PM ET

    Arch Coal fell$. 10 or 9.7 percent, to $0.96. Consol Energy Inc. fell$. 15 or. 5 percent, to $29.90. Peabody Energy fell$. 27 or 5.3 percent, to $4.82.

  • Midday Glance: Gold companies Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 1:45 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top gold companies are mixed at 1 p.m.:. Barrick Gold Corp. fell$. 03 or. 2 percent, to $12.72. Newmont Mining Corp. fell$. 06 or. 3 percent, to $23.46.

  • Midday Glance: Silver companies Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 1:45 PM ET

    Pan American Silver Corp. rose$. 13 or 1.4 percent, to $9.47. Silver Standard Resources Inc. rose$. 13 or 2.4 percent, to $5.60. Silver Wheaton rose$. 13 or. 7 percent, to $19.62.

  • ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.— New Mexico's largest electric provider is defending its plan to replace power from part of an aging coal-fired plant with a mix of coal, natural gas, nuclear and solar generation. Public Service Co. of New Mexico said Monday in a filing with state regulators that rejecting the plan could jeopardize the continued operation of the San Juan...