"It's definitely something that established firms are dipping a toe into, though they are being very cautious, and rightly so," said Sam Kamin, a professor at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law who teaches a class about representing the marijuana industry. California and more than 20 other states have legalized the drug for medical use, and the pot...» Read More
Hecla Mining Co. fell$. 06 or 1.9 percent, to $3.04. Silver Standard Resources Inc. fell$. 19 or 3.5 percent, to $5.24. Silver Wheaton fell$. 19 or 1.0 percent, to $19.16.
NEW YORK/ LONDON, April 24- Gold hit its lowest level in more than a month on Friday, falling for the third straight week as strength in global equities diverted interest from the precious metal, although uncertainty over the timing of a U.S. rate rise kept prices in a tight range. Spot gold was down 1.4 percent at $1,177.03 an ounce at 2:34 p.m. EDT, while U.S. gold...
Arch Coal rose$. 05 or 5.1 percent, to $1.05. Consol Energy Inc. fell$. 39 or 1.3 percent, to $30.29. Peabody Energy rose$. 09 or 2.0 percent, to $4.59.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are mixed at 1 p.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. fell$. 16 or. 3 percent, to $50.84. DuPont Co. rose$. 36 or. 5 percent, to $71.14.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top gold companies are mixed at 1 p.m.:. Barrick Gold Corp. unchanged at $12.64. Newmont Mining Corp. rose $1.80 or 7.7 percent, to $25.25.
Hecla Mining Co. fell$. 06 or 1.9 percent, to $3.04. Pan American Silver Corp. fell$. 13 or 1.4 percent, to $9.20. Silver Standard Resources Inc. fell$. 09 or 1.7 percent, to $5.34.
Arch Coal rose$. 04 or 3.6 percent, to $1.03. Consol Energy Inc. fell$. 24 or. 8 percent, to $30.44. Peabody Energy rose$. 04 or. 8 percent, to $4.54.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are mixed at 10 a.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. fell$. 14 or. 3 percent, to $50.86. DuPont Co. rose$. 32 or. 5 percent, to $71.11.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top gold companies are mixed at 10 a.m.:. Barrick Gold Corp. fell$. 16 or 1.3 percent, to $12.48. Newmont Mining Corp. rose $1.17 or 5.0 percent, to $24.62.
Hecla Mining Co. fell$. 08 or 2.6 percent, to $3.02. Pan American Silver Corp. fell$. 14 or 1.5 percent, to $9.19. Silver Standard Resources Inc. fell$. 07 or 1.3 percent, to $5.36.
That measure was prompted by the ongoing war against Russian-backed separatists in the east, where Ukraine's most productive coal mines are located. The concern among supporters of Ukraine's coal industry is that cheaper foreign fuel could undermine the viability of domestic production. Akhmetov's DTEK holding company controls the bulk of Ukraine's...
SYDNEY, April 24- Australia is finding it harder than hoped to get over the hump of a decade-old mining boom as sliding resource prices and sluggish business investment foreshadow another year of substandard growth. The latest Reuters poll of analysts expects Australia's A $1.6 trillion of gross domestic product to grow 2.6 percent in 2015, just up on last...
PLEASANTON, Calif. _ Simpson Manufacturing Co. on Thursday reported first-quarter profit of $10.1 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 28 cents per share. Simpson Manufacturing shares have risen slightly more than 2 percent since the beginning of the year.
Barrick Gold Corp. rose$. 27 or 2.2 percent, to $12.64. Gold Fields Ltd ADS rose$. 10 or 2.4 percent, to $4.29. Newmont Mining Corp. rose$. 68 or 3.0 percent, to $23.45.
Hecla Mining Co. rose$. 10 or 3.3 percent, to $3.10. Pan American Silver Corp. rose$. 21 or 2.3 percent, to $9.33. Silver Standard Resources Inc. rose$. 04 or. 7 percent, to $5.43.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies were mixed at the close of trading:. Dow Chemical Co. rose$. 98 or 2.0 percent, to $51.00. DuPont Co. fell$. 65 or. 9 percent, to $70.79.
Arch Coal fell$. 03 or 2.5 percent, to $0.99. Consol Energy Inc. rose$. 66 or 2.2 percent, to $30.68. Peabody Energy fell$. 37 or 7.6 percent, to $4.50.
LIMA, Peru— Mourners carried a coffin holding a 61- year-old farmer through the streets of a southern Peru port city Thursday after the man became the first fatality of a monthlong protest against a Mexican-owned copper mining project. Agriculture Minister Juan Manuel Benites, the chief government negotiator in the dispute, said the widening protest against...
GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo. _ Newmont Mining Corp. on Thursday reported first-quarter profit of $183 million. The average estimate of 10 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 22 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.
*Vedanta's Zambia copper unit will still lose money- CEO. LUSAKA, April 23- Barrick Gold Corp, the world's biggest gold producer, said on Thursday it will not suspend operations at its Lumwana open-pit copper mine in Zambia now that the country's government has reduced mining royalties. "We appreciate the leadership and engagement of President Lungu and the...