WARSAW, Jan 31- U.S. energy major Chevron Corp said it will stop exploring for shale gas in Poland, a sector that has failed to live up to its early promise of transforming eastern Europe's energy supplies. Exxon Mobil, Total and Marathon Oil have also stopped shale gas exploration in Poland over the past three years. Governments in eastern Europe, especially Poland,...» Read More
Hecla Mining Co. rose$. 17 or 5.4 percent, to $3.29. Pan American Silver Corp. rose$. 55 or 5.0 percent, to $11.66. Silver Standard Resources Inc. rose$. 28 or 4.8 percent, to $6.17.
Hecla Mining Co. rose$. 06 or 1.8 percent, to $3.18. Pan American Silver Corp. rose$. 20 or 1.8 percent, to $11.31. Silver Standard Resources Inc. rose$. 14 or 2.4 percent, to $6.03.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top gold companies are up at 1 p.m.:. Barrick Gold Corp. rose$. 28 or 2.3 percent, to $12.57. Newmont Mining Corp. rose$. 75 or 3.1 percent, to $24.92.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are mixed at 1 p.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. rose$. 02 or percent, to $45.03. DuPont Co. fell$. 24 or. 3 percent, to $72.47.
Arch Coal fell$. 02 or 1.8 percent, to $0.88. Consol Energy Inc. rose$. 92 or 3.1 percent, to $30.18. Peabody Energy rose$. 03 or. 5 percent, to $6.15.
Hecla Mining Co. rose$. 02 or. 6 percent, to $3.14. Pan American Silver Corp. rose$. 04 or. 4 percent, to $11.15. Silver Standard Resources Inc. rose$. 08 or 1.4 percent, to $5.97.
Arch Coal fell$. 01 or. 6 percent, to $0.90. Consol Energy Inc. unchanged at $29.26. Peabody Energy rose$. 13 or 2.0 percent, to $6.25.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top gold companies are mixed at 10 a.m.:. Barrick Gold Corp. rose$. 04 or. 3 percent, to $12.33. Newmont Mining Corp. rose$. 07 or. 3 percent, to $24.24.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are mixed at 10 a.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. rose$. 59 or 1.3 percent, to $45.60. DuPont Co. fell$. 15 or. 2 percent, to $72.56.
EVANSVILLE, Ind. _ Berry Plastics Group Inc. on Friday reported fiscal first-quarter net income of $13 million. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 26 cents per share. Berry Plastics shares have increased almost 3 percent since the beginning of the year.
Jan 30- Consol Energy Inc said it hired advisers to evaluate a master limited partnership structure for its thermal coal business, as it shifts focus to boosting natural gas production. The company said it expected to invest $1 billion in its oil and natural gas business in 2015, compared with the $220 million in its coal business. Coal miners have been weighed...
GREEK MINISTER SAYS "ABSOLUTELY AGAINST" CANADIAN ELDORADO'S GOLD MINE INVESTMENT BUT YET TO DECIDE NEXT MOVE ON IT.
ATHENS, Jan 30- Greece's new left-wing government will cancel plans to sell the state natural gas utility and is firmly opposed to a Canadian gold mine that is among the biggest foreign investment projects in the country, the energy minister told Reuters on Friday. The gold mine operated by Vancouver- based Eldorado Gold in northern Greece was the flagship...
LONDON, Jan 30- Copper emerges as the apparent bear stand-out in the latest Reuters poll of base metals analysts. But a closer look at the details of the poll reveals that even copper's prospects are not as gloomy as might be expected from the current bear cocktail of China slowdown, surging supply and dollar strength. Benchmark three-month copper on the London...
NORILSK, Russia, Jan 30- Russia's financial crisis is posing a stark challenge to the country's largest mining company. The slump in the rouble and a resulting rise in inflation could have an outsize effect in Norilsk, a town 300 km inside the Arctic Circle where more than a quarter of the 220,000 population work for the company, and it's hard to shop around.
*China funds committed to short view, continue selling- trader. Copper's price weakness has been wrapped up in broader macroeconomic uncertainty, exacerbated by the slide in oil, rather than because of copper's own fundamentals, said Joel Crane, of Morgan Stanley in Melbourne. "Copper failed to break the double bottom at $5,350 last night so that spurred a bit of...
MELBOURNE, Jan 30- London copper edged up on Friday but was set to close the week lower, facing its longest weekly losing streak in more than six years as fragile economic growth and ample supply take a toll on prices. *The most-traded April copper contract on the Shanghai Futures Exchange slipped 0.4 percent to 39,360 yuan a tonne. *Macquarie Group Ltd is in talks to...
Hecla Mining Co. fell$. 12 or 3.7 percent, to $3.12. Pan American Silver Corp. fell$. 18 or 1.6 percent, to $11.11. Silver Standard Resources Inc. fell$. 36 or 5.8 percent, to $5.89.
Barrick Gold Corp. fell$. 32 or 2.5 percent, to $12.29. Gold Fields Ltd ADS rose$. 03 or. 5 percent, to $5.67. Newmont Mining Corp. fell$. 09 or. 4 percent, to $24.17.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies were up at the close of trading:. Dow Chemical Co. rose $1.98 or 4.6 percent, to $45.01. DuPont Co. rose $1.00 or 1.4 percent, to $72.71.
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