July 24- The steel-making coal market needs to cut another 10 million tonnes of production to get into balance, the chief of Teck Resources Ltd said on Thursday after the Canadian miner reported a sharp fall in profit, mainly due to weak coal prices.» Read More
Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKex) has defended its purchase price of $2.18 billion for the London Metal Exchange, after some analysts voiced concerns about the amount it was paying.
Mining stocks will underperform over the next 6-to-12 months, Andrew Dale, head of metals and mining at Macquarie Asia, told CNBC.
The Market Vectors Gold Miners Index exchange-traded fund drew some bullish option activity yesterday as traders focus increasingly on precious metals.
Ephrem Ravi, Head of Metals & Mining Sector, Asia Ex-Japan Equity Research, Barclays Capital says Coal India and Jiangxi Copper are his top picks in the mining sector.
Brian Wesson, CEO, Woulfe Mining says tungsten is driven mostly by global economic expansion and the metal's price is tracking gold's price.
According to Australia's BRW magazine, mining magnate Gina Rinehart’s net worth is now $28.5 billion. That tops WalMart heiress Christy Walton’s $26 billion pile.
Andrew Dale, Head of Resources Research, Asia, Macquarie Securities, shares his strategy for investing in China's cement and steel sector following a state media report that the world's second biggest economy would fast-track infrastructure spending to boost growth.
Jim Dwyer, Executive Director, Business Council of Mongolia says that the Mongolian government should not pass the draft foreign investment law in haste.
Warren Gilman, Chairman & CEO, CEF Holdings says we're likely to see a further fall of 5% in commodities as pessimism surrounding global events grows.
A wireless conference may be the last place you'd expect to see a precious metals refinery company, but precious metals are prevalent in cellular devices and once stripped down, those metals can be cashed in.
Tom Essaye, President, Kinsale Trading says the ECB and the Fed currently show no inclination towards more easing.
Eric Anderson, Planetary Resources co-founder & CEO, discusses the profitable outlook on mining for water and precious metals in space.
Many jobs that let reserved types work in solitude offer poor salaries and unchallenging work. But there are other careers that are stimulating, well-paying and require little human contact.
Palladium raced ahead of all other metals in April. After climbing double digits in the first quarter, platinum and silver futures were down 4 and 5 percent, respectively. Both metals lost ground for the second consecutive month. Copper prices were flat, and gold seems to have lost its luster, posting its third straight monthly decline.
Copper miner Freeport-McMoran isn't for sale, and won't be buying any of its competitors anytime soon, CEO Richard Adkerson told CNBC Thursday.
David Lennox, Resources Analyst, Fat Prophets explains why he expects Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton to report robust production numbers, despite weather disruptions and labor disputes.
CNBC.com ranked the ten places in the U.S. that showed the most job growth between February 2011 and February 2012. Read ahead to see which cities topped our list.
The "Mad Money" host chastised the media, hedge funds and brokerage firms for always putting such a negative spin on the news.
"The Dow is looking pretty bearish," says Abigail Doolittle, of Peak Theories Research, adding that FCX recently made a bearish "death cross."
Frank Holmes, U.S. Global Investors CEO & CIO, explains why gold will continue to thrive.