NEW YORK— Shares of some top gold companies are up at 1 p.m.:. Barrick Gold Corp. rose$. 41 or 4.0 percent, to $10.72. Newmont Mining Corp. rose$. 40 or 2.2 percent, to $18.97.» Read More
Ken Brinsden, managing director at Atlas Iron, tells CNBC that a ten or fifteen percent drop in the Aussie dollar translates to up to a thirty percent margin increase for the company.
Marcus Grubb, Managing Director of Investment, World Gold Council says rising demand from India and China will underpin a recovery in the price of gold.
Karl Simich, CEO and Managing Director of Sandfire Resources explains why greater productivity and cost reduction is possible even in an environment of falling metal prices.
George Jones, Chairman of Sundance Resources explains why the firm isn't avoiding Chinese firms even after its deal with Hanlong Group fell apart earlier this year.
Harry Adams, Managing Director at EMED Mining, discusses the firm's project to redevelop Rio Tinto's Spanish copper mine at the second day of the annual Diggers & Dealers conference.
CNBC's Matthew Taylor explores the mining potential of Sandfire Resources following the opening of it's Degrussa mine in Western Australia this week.
Australia's mining industry has been under increasing pressure over the past year, as slowing growth in China has led to waning demand and a slump in prices of key commodities.
Dan Lougher, Managing Director of Western Areas says it's all about managing costs when it comes to dealing with lower nickel prices.
Jon Price, Managing Director of Phoenix Gold, talks about when he expects the miner's exploration in Kalgoorlie, Australia to move into development phase.
Volatile commodity prices have put pressure on big players. Ephrem Ravi, Head of Metals & Mining Sector, Asia Ex-Japan Equity Research at Barclays analyses stock picks.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs takes a look at big moves in energy and metals. Analysts continue to watch WTI Crude.
The mining sector in Zimbabwe is still uncertain territory, benefiting from ample platinum reserves and a discipline workforce, but weighed down by government policy and corruption.
A recovery in consumer sentiment in the United States presents attractive opportunities for diamond investors, Panmure Gordon mining analyst Alison Turner said on Monday.
Mark Cutifani, CEO of Anglo American, tells CNBC that the company is making reductions because they are needed for longer-term efficiency.
Roger Nightingale, strategist at RDN Associates, tells CNBC that the miners are a lagged response to the slowdown in the global economy.
Miner Cliffs Natural Resources reported a drop in second-quarter earnings as global iron ore prices slid, but the results topped forecasts. Shares rose after-hours.
Andrew Driscoll, head of resources reasearch at CLSA, discusses the outlook for metals and the impact the "structural shift" currently underway in China will have on prices.
BHP said expansion of its iron ore operations in Australia was ahead of schedule, as the miner posted a robust 9 percent rise in ore output to a record annual 187 million tonnes.
Gold has fallen out of favor with large speculators, according to data from Bank of America/Merrill Lynch.
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