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  • Final Glance: Coal companies Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 6:01 PM ET

    Arch Coal rose$. 01 or. 5 percent, to $1.93. Consol Energy Inc. rose$. 49 or 1.4 percent, to $35.24. Peabody Energy rose$. 39 or 3.7 percent, to $10.85.

  • Steel Dynamics misses 3Q profit forecasts Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 2:54 PM ET

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. _ Steel Dynamics Inc. on Monday reported profit of $91.2 million in its third quarter. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 43 cents per share. Analysts expected $2.12 billion, according to Zacks.

  • Midday Glance: Silver companies Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 1:43 PM ET

    Hecla Mining Co. rose$. 07 or 2.8 percent, to $2.54. Pan American Silver Corp. rose$. 12 or 1.1 percent, to $10.92. Silver Standard Resources Inc. rose$. 10 or 1.7 percent, to $5.82.

  • Midday Glance: Coal companies Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 1:43 PM ET

    Arch Coal fell$. 03 or 1.6 percent, to $1.89. Consol Energy Inc. rose$. 56 or 1.6 percent, to $35.31. Peabody Energy rose$. 24 or 2.3 percent, to $10.70.

  • Midday Glance: Gold companies Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 1:43 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top gold companies are mixed at 1 p.m.:. Barrick Gold Corp. rose$. 05 or. 4 percent, to $13.73. Newmont Mining Corp. rose$. 24 or 1.1 percent, to $23.09.

  • Midday Glance: Chemicals companies Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 1:43 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are up at 1 p.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. rose $1.13 or 2.4 percent, to $47.64. DuPont Co. rose$. 81 or 1.2 percent, to $68.62.

  • Oct 21- A lawyer for GT Advanced Technologies Inc, a specialty glass supplier of Apple Inc, told a bankruptcy court on Tuesday the company was close to a settlement with the iPhone maker over access to information. Scant details have emerged since GT Advanced filed for bankruptcy on Oct. 6, wiping out most of its market value and triggering speculation as to what may...

  • Early Glance: Gold companies Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 11:56 AM ET

    Barrick Gold Corp. rose$. 01 or. 1 percent, to $13.69. Gold Fields Ltd ADS fell$. 01 or. 4 percent, to $3.77. Newmont Mining Corp. rose$. 11 or. 5 percent, to $22.96.

  • Early Glance: Coal companies Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 11:56 AM ET

    Arch Coal rose$. 06 or 3.1 percent, to $1.98. Consol Energy Inc. rose$. 61 or 1.8 percent, to $35.36. Peabody Energy rose$. 16 or 1.5 percent, to $10.62.

  • Early Glance: Silver companies Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 11:56 AM ET

    Hecla Mining Co. rose$. 04 or 1.6 percent, to $2.51. Pan American Silver Corp. rose$. 16 or 1.5 percent, to $10.96. Silver Standard Resources Inc. rose$. 16 or 2.8 percent, to $5.88.

  • Early Glance: Chemicals companies Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 11:56 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are up at 10 a.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. rose $1.09 or 2.3 percent, to $47.60. DuPont Co. rose$. 88 or 1.3 percent, to $68.69.

  • BRUSSELS, Oct 21- U.S. firm Honeywell International Inc's joint venture with chemicals company DuPont to produce a new refrigerant for car air conditioning systems to meet new environmental rules may be anti-competitive, the European Commission said on Tuesday, following a near-three year probe. When Honeywell and Dupont announced a joint venture to...

  • Packaging error prompts recall of naproxen pills Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 11:29 AM ET

    GREENSBORO, N.C.— A North Carolina company is recalling nearly 12,000 boxes of pain relief tablets sold at Dollar Tree stores because some cartons contain a different medication that could cause allergic reactions. Greensboro- based Contract Packaging Resources Inc. says it mistakenly placed bottles of ibuprofen inside boxes sold at Dollar Tree stores...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 21- The U.S. Department of Commerce will terminate a 15- year-old deal sheltering Russian flat-rolled steel producers from high import duties, it said in a letter to Russian authorities. Duties will apply beginning Dec. 16, according to the letter from Ronald K. Lorentzen, the Commerce Department's deputy assistant secretary for enforcement and...

  • U.S. says to scrap trade deal on Russian steel duties Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 9:26 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, Oct 21- The U.S. Department of Commerce will terminate a 15- year old deal sheltering Russian flat-rolled steel producers from potential steep duties, it said in a letter to Russian authorities published on Monday.

  • MOSCOW, Oct 21- Ukraine's largest private metals and mining group Metinvest will lose several hundred million dollars of income in the second half of this year because of the separatist conflict in the country's industrial heartland, the company's chief financial officer said. The conflict has closed steel plants and coal mines and destroyed...

  • Graphic Packaging misses Street 3Q forecasts Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 7:51 AM ET

    ATLANTA _ Graphic Packaging Holding Co. on Tuesday reported third-quarter net income of $53 million. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 20 cents per share. Analysts expected $1.1 billion, according to Zacks.

  • BEIJING, Oct 21- China's daily crude steel runs rose 1.3 percent in September to the highest level in three months, data from the country's statistics agency showed, suggesting mills were still close to full capacity despite weak demand and a steep slump in prices. China produced 67.54 million tonnes of crude steel in September, down 2 percent from the previous...

  • LONDON, Oct 21- World No. 1 copper producer Codelco will announce the results of a projects review in the coming months, including whether there are any delays to its ambitious-- but vital-- multi billion-dollar growth plan, its chairman told Reuters. "Our commitment is if we have to give bad news, we are going to give it straight away to the people of Chile who own this...

  • SYDNEY, Oct 21- London copper edged up on Tuesday but stayed near six-month lows, with focus on data expected to show struggling economic growth in China that could boost a drive for stimulus, bolstering metals prices. Copper prices hit a six-month trough of $6,530 a tonne on Friday, having dropped 10 percent this year. *China is expected to post its weakest growth...

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