HELSINKI, July 24- Finnish stainless steel maker Outokumpu on Thursday reported a smaller-than-expected underlying loss in the second quarter, helped by cost-cuts, but forecast a slighty bigger loss for the third quarter. Outokumpu trimmed its underlying operating loss to 6 million euros from 87 million euros in the same quarter a year earlier.» Read More
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports steel is staged to benefit from an expected non-residential construction recovery in 2014.
Commodities trader Dennis Gartman shares his top trades to close out the year.
Coal is "a perfect contrarian's play," Dennis Gartman says.
Christine Tan speaks to JC Tsou, Chairman of China Steel, about the firm's leadership style.
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Ephrem Ravi, Head of Metals & Mining Sector, Asia Ex-Japan Equity Research, Barclays discusses the outlook for China's coal and steel sector.
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Paul O'Malley, Managing Director of BlueScope Steel discusses the road to recovery for the Australian-listed steel maker, after reporting its first annual underlying profit in three years.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer looks at the bounce in the steel ETF to see if it can finally break out above the $44 ceiling, with the help of technician Tim Collins. Also, where Steel Dynamics is headed.
Jack Welch, Jack Welch Management Institute founder, says for the past six months demand for industrial products tied to copper and steel have increased.
Paul Renken, senior geologist and mining analyst at VSA Capital, questions ArcelorMittal's steel prices outlook, and discusses what it could do to reach its higher profit guidance for 2013.
Oleg Deripaska, the CEO of the world's largest aluminum company Rusal said global commodity producers need to cut output by up to 10 percent.
CNBC's Emily Chan takes on the daily challenge of the 'Stock in 60' segment and looks at BlueScope Steel, which soared as much as 17 percent after reporting improved results for the first half of 2013.
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The Timken Company president & CEO Jim Griffeth, discusses the year ahead for his company, and how the growth of the domestic natural gas market is driving profitability.
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The Fast Money traders discuss whether a breakup is brewing for Timken; and CNBC's Jane Wells rounds up the latest action on the West Coast.