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Global miner Rio Tinto reported a 45 percent jump in second-half profit on Thursday, beating market forecasts.
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.
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.
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.
Peter Akerley, President & CEO of Canada-based Erdene Resource Development, says Mongolia has been making progress in terms of mining regulations.
Paul Gait, senior metals and mining research analyst at Sanford Bernstein, discusses the companies to watch in the metals and mining space.
Nik Stanojevic, equity analyst at Brewin Dolphin, discusses what to expect from Rio Tinto and Glencore Xstrata's earnings.
Juerg Kiener, MD & CIO at Swiss Asia Capital, explains why he thinks the base metal will see declines until the middle of the year.
The SEC is filing stop order proceedings against 20 purported mining companies.
Rhona O'Connell, head of metals research and forecast at Thomson Reuters GFMS, says that demand from India is weak despite strength from other Asian markets.
Discussing the impact of the China slowdown on Cliffs Natural Resources, and the vulnerability in iron ore prices, with Casablanca Capital co-founder Donald Drapkin. His firm is urging the company to spin off Bloom Lake together with Asia Pacific.
Casablanca Capital co-founder Donald Drapkin explains his call for big changes at Cliffs Natural Resources. "This is not us going after entrenched management," he says.
An internally flawless blue diamond has been discovered at a South African mine. CNBC's Bernie Lo and Adam Bakhtiar discuss.
BHP Billiton posted strong rises in its December quarter and said it was well positioned to reward shareholders as productivity increased.
Jim Steel, chief commodities analyst at HSBC, says a strong dollar and bullish equity market are creating headwinds for the gold price.
The president of South Africa's main trade union for platinum workers told CNBC that miners were treated like slaves, after ordering strikes that will start on Thursday.
Joseph Mathunjwa, president of South Africa's AMCU, says the miners' strike will hit platinum producers and possibly gold producers, as workers demand better wages.
After four years of sector underperformance due to oversupply and a lack of demand, miners present a buying opportunity in 2014, analysts say.
Nik Stanojevic, equity analyst at Brewin Dolphin, says the marginal costs of producing oil are rising faster than in the past.