Metals and Mining


  • Mining: Where to invest  Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Nik Stanojevic, equity analyst at Brewin Dolphin, discusses the mining sector and explains that in a falling commodity price environment, Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton remain safe bets.

  • Transforming energy's impact  Friday, 28 Feb 2014 | 7:39 AM ET

    Lord John Browne, "Seven Elements That Changed the World" author, discusses the pros and cons of all energies, including fracking and its impact on climate change.

  • Potash CEO on earnings & India's market  Monday, 24 Feb 2014 | 11:20 AM ET

    Discussing his company's earnings and emerging market growth, with William Doyle, Potash Corporation president & CEO.

  • Too late to buy banks, look at mining stocks: Pro  Monday, 24 Feb 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    Peter Toogood, investment director at City Financial Investment Company, says it is too late to buy bank stocks, but equities in mining companies could be a good investment.

  • Fortescue a great play for iron ore bulls: Pro  Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 10:45 PM ET

    Brad Partridge, Portfolio Manager at Macquarie Private Portfolio Management says that Fortescue Metals continues to tick all the right boxes, and is a good play for investors who are bullish on the iron ore price.

  • Fortescue Metals: Aiming for higher production  Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 10:11 PM ET

    Nev Power, CEO of Fortescue Metals, says the mining firm is focused on ramping up iron ore output to 155 million tones by the end of March as well as driving costs down.

  • Iron ore price dropping on record volumes: Pro  Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 4:20 AM ET

    Paul Gait, senior metals and mining research analyst at Sanford Bernstein, says the iron ore price is falling due to record production volume which is helping the big miners like BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto.

  • How likely is BHP Billiton's dividend hike?  Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 12:47 AM ET

    John Wilson, Private Client Adviser at RBS Morgans, discusses the likelihood of BHP Billiton launching a share buyback in August.

  • Nickel is oversupplied: AngloAmerican CEO  Friday, 14 Feb 2014 | 3:10 AM ET

    Mark Cutifani, CEO of AngloAmerican says that there are ="prudent" opportunities to be had in copper and phosphate but that nickel is oversupplied.

  • Anglo writes down $1.9 billion amid mining turmoil  Friday, 14 Feb 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Mark Cutifani, CEO of AngloAmerican, says that while the miner's results are not where he wants them to be, they are "encouraging" and that the group has made "good ground" on its costs.

  • How to trade European steel market 'stabilization'  Friday, 14 Feb 2014 | 2:40 AM ET

    Jeff Largey, head of metals and mining research at Macquarie Group, says the European steel market is stabilizing and that margins in the mining sector are improving.

  • Rio Tinto CEO: China aiming for resource security Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 12:36 PM ET
    Conveyor belts transport copper ore at the processing plant of Rio Tinto Group's Northparkes copper and gold underground block cave mine in Parkes, New South Wales, Australia, on Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012.

    Global miner Rio Tinto reported a 45 percent jump in second-half profit on Thursday, beating market forecasts.

  • See Rio Tinto earnings above consensus: Fat Prophets  Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 8:47 PM ET

    David Lennox, Resources Analyst at Fat Prophets ,expects the mining giant to post underlying full-year earnings in the range of $9.7 to $9.9 billion.

  • African Barrick had 'watershed year': CEO  Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Brad Gordon, CEO of African Barrick Gold, says 2013 was a "watershed year" for the group and that it now has a "lot more discipline" for capital expenditures.

  • Why mining stocks could gain from EM sell-off Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 6:46 AM ET
    A miner in Mutorashanga, Zimbabwe

    The emerging markets sell-off could boost mining companies, analysts said on Tuesday, ahead of earnings from some of the sector's biggest names.

  • Andrew Dale, division director of global natural resources at Macquarie Securities, says Glencore will be a beneficiary of improving copper production costs ahead.

  • Seeing progress in Mongolia: Erdene Resource  Sunday, 9 Feb 2014 | 6:35 PM ET

    Peter Akerley, President & CEO of Canada-based Erdene Resource Development, says Mongolia has been making progress in terms of mining regulations.

  • Metals and mining: The top picks  Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 3:15 AM ET

    Paul Gait, senior metals and mining research analyst at Sanford Bernstein, discusses the companies to watch in the metals and mining space.

  • Miners' earnings: What to expect  Thursday, 6 Feb 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    Nik Stanojevic, equity analyst at Brewin Dolphin, discusses what to expect from Rio Tinto and Glencore Xstrata's earnings.

  • Is there any relief for copper?  Monday, 3 Feb 2014 | 7:45 PM ET

    Juerg Kiener, MD & CIO at Swiss Asia Capital, explains why he thinks the base metal will see declines until the middle of the year.