SYDNEY, July 30- Lead fell on Wednesday after a weaker technical close pushed investors to take profits and after the metal rose more than five percent this month as it slipstreamed zinc. *Three-month lead on the London Metal Exchange fell 1.1 percent to $2,241.50 by 0040 GMT adding to 1.4 percent losses from the previous session.» Read More
We're nearing the bottom in copper, says Jeff Hirsch, Trader's Almanac, but we're not there yet.
The wreck of a British merchant vessel, sunk during the second world war, looks set to yield the largest haul of precious metal at sea, the FT reports.
Marc Faber, author of the Gloom, Boom and Doom Report, tells CNBC that he thinks gold could fall to $1,100 an ounce by the end of the ongoing sell-off
The London Metal Exchange on Friday became the latest exchange to be swept up in consolidation when it said it had “received several expressions of interest with regard to potential strategic transactions”. The FT reports.
Cramer talks with Mike Sutherlin, Joy Global CEO about the fallout from two important coal companies cutting their shipment forecast and its impact on mining equipment makers.
James Rogers, Duke Energy chairman, president & CEO, and Klaus Kleinfeld, Alcoa chairman & CEO, discuss how public-private partnerships are leading in energy innovation.
While there was some speculative buying of rare earths in China earlier this year, Molycorp CEO Mark Smith said the supply and demand fundamentals remains unchanged.
Discussing whether Greece can avoid default and how to trade it, with Dennis Gartman,The Gartman Letter, and what the play in copper indicates about the economy.
Warren Gilman, Chairman & CEO of CEF Holdings, says it is a great time to be buying copper equities as they are trading at a discount to copper prices.
Mike Elliott, Global Mining & Metals Leader at Ernst & Young thinks that supply is a greater concern than demand in the mining industry.
CNBC's Bob Pisani reports on the trading day from the NYSE.
Are U.S. markets the best of the worst? Insight on ways to trade global market volatility, with Matt Cheslock, Cohen Capital Group senior specialist.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains why investor should take a look at copper, and Souther Copper in particular.
The day's market activity, with CNBC's Bob Pisani and David Darst, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney chief investment strategist.
Discussing diversification and investment strategies, with Victor Sperandeo, Alpha Financial Technologies CEO.
A look at the markets, post Ben Bernanke's speech, with Anthony Neglia, Tower Trading president and CNBC's Seema Mody.
A comprehensive look at restructuring the economy, with Peter Kaufman, Gordian Group president.
Gold prices may reach $6,200 per ounce in a bull run which will “end all major bull markets,” Urs Gmuer, asset manager at Dolefin, a Swiss investment advice firm, told CNBC.
"The strong underlying fundamentals these metal and mining companies are enjoying today, the strong metal prices, the high margins, the great margin growth we have see year on year, and the growth we are going to continue to see in commodities over the next few years, is totally unreflected in the share prices," Evy Hambro, CIO of the natural resources team at BlackRock, told CNBC.
Straight from the mines, rough gold goes through a highly complex process, and often travels around the world before it ever makes it to the consumer.