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  • MELBOURNE, March 6- London copper was set for a small loss this week as a stronger dollar broadly dented appetite for commodities, with traders saying it was still too soon after China's Lunar New Year break to accurately gauge demand in the world's top user of metals. *The most-traded May copper contract on the Shanghai Futures Exchange slipped by 0.2 percent to...

  • Final Glance: Coal companies Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 6:03 PM ET

    Arch Coal fell$. 03 or 2.6 percent, to $1.12. Consol Energy Inc. rose$. 08 or. 3 percent, to $30.37. Peabody Energy fell$. 15 or 2.2 percent, to $6.61.

  • Final Glance: Chemicals companies Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 6:03 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies were mixed at the close of trading:. Dow Chemical Co. fell$. 68 or 1.4 percent, to $48.89. DuPont Co. rose$. 20 or. 3 percent, to $78.32.

  • Final Glance: Gold companies Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 6:03 PM ET

    Barrick Gold Corp. rose$. 04 or. 3 percent, to $12.19. Gold Fields Ltd ADS fell$. 01 or. 2 percent, to $4.19. Newmont Mining Corp. rose$. 11 or. 4 percent, to $25.30.

  • Final Glance: Silver companies Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 6:03 PM ET

    Hecla Mining Co. rose$. 04 or 1.2 percent, to $3.31. Pan American Silver Corp. rose$. 01 or. 1 percent, to $9.45. Silver Standard Resources Inc. fell$. 10 or 2.0 percent, to $4.68.

  • Trecora posts 4Q profit Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 5:54 PM ET

    SUGAR LAND, Texas _ Trecora Resources on Thursday reported fourth-quarter net income of $2.2 million. On a per-share basis, the Sugar Land, Texas- based company said it had profit of 9 cents. For the year, the company reported profit of $15.6 million, or 63 cents per share.

  • "Canada is, for all intents and purposes, one of the best places you can explore," said Ian Ball, president of Abitibi Royalties Inc. "It had fallen out of favor a bit, but it is coming back quite rapidly." But that trend is beginning to turn for some of those with gold projects in Canada. These Canadian mines generally do not hold the promise mega projects like Barrick Gold...

  • Midday Glance: Silver companies Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 1:29 PM ET

    Hecla Mining Co. rose$. 04 or 1.2 percent, to $3.31. Pan American Silver Corp. fell$. 02 or. 2 percent, to $9.42. Silver Standard Resources Inc. fell$. 12 or 2.4 percent, to $4.66.

  • Midday Glance: Gold companies Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 1:29 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top gold companies are up at 1 p.m.:. Barrick Gold Corp. rose$. 13 or 1.1 percent, to $12.28. Newmont Mining Corp. rose$. 16 or. 6 percent, to $25.35.

  • Midday Glance: Chemicals companies Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 1:28 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are down at 1 p.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. fell$. 80 or 1.6 percent, to $48.77. DuPont Co. fell$. 23 or. 3 percent, to $77.89.

  • Midday Glance: Coal companies Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 1:28 PM ET

    Arch Coal fell$. 04 or 3.5 percent, to $1.11. Consol Energy Inc. fell$. 06 or. 2 percent, to $30.23. Peabody Energy fell$. 24 or 3.6 percent, to $6.52.

  • Early Glance: Gold companies Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 11:23 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top gold companies are up at 10 a.m.:. Barrick Gold Corp. rose$. 11 or. 9 percent, to $12.26. Newmont Mining Corp. rose$. 28 or 1.1 percent, to $25.47.

  • Early Glance: Silver companies Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 11:23 AM ET

    Hecla Mining Co. rose$. 01 or. 2 percent, to $3.28. Pan American Silver Corp. rose$. 01 or. 1 percent, to $9.45. Silver Standard Resources Inc. fell$. 08 or 1.6 percent, to $4.70.

  • Early Glance: Coal companies Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 11:23 AM ET

    Arch Coal fell$. 05 or 4.3 percent, to $1.10. Consol Energy Inc. fell$. 48 or 1.6 percent, to $29.81. Peabody Energy fell$. 24 or 3.6 percent, to $6.52.

  • Early Glance: Chemicals companies Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 11:23 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are down at 10 a.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. fell$. 24 or. 5 percent, to $49.33. DuPont Co. fell$. 13 or. 2 percent, to $77.99.

  • Chile eyes new push on a glacier protection law Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 11:13 AM ET

    SANTIAGO, March 5- The Chilean government and congressional lawmakers agreed this week to work together to try to pass legislation to protect the country's glaciers, a move that could hinder development of mining projects in the world's No. 1 copper exporter. Most glaciers in South America are already receding due to higher temperatures linked to global...

  • RICHMOND, Va.— A federal appeals court on Thursday invalidated a sweeping gag order in the case of a former coal company executive accused of violating safety standards at a West Virginia mine where an explosion killed 29 men. District Judge Irene Berger's order prohibited just about anyone, including victims' relatives, from speaking publicly about former...

  • FUJAIRAH, United Arab Emirates, March 5- Vopak, the world's largest independent storage tank operator, is expanding its chemical product storage capacity in Saudi Arabia, a senior executive told Reuters on Thursday. Vopak, which offers oil, chemical and biofuels storage in the world's top bunkering hubs Singapore and Rotterdam, as well as on the east coast of the...

  • MELBOURNE, March 5- London copper was little changed on Thursday as markets digested China's latest outline for economic reform and looked ahead to a central bank meeting in Europe and key U.S. jobs data. China's top state planning agency pledged on Thursday to accelerate policies to promote cleaner and renewable sources of energy and tackle overcapacity in...

  • Great Panther reports 4Q loss Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 7:13 PM ET

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia _ Great Panther Silver Ltd. on Wednesday reported a loss of $21.5 million in its fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the Vancouver, British Columbia- based company said it had a loss of 15 cents. Keywords: Great Panther Silver, Earnings Report.

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