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  • Final Glance: Silver companies Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 6:06 PM ET

    Hecla Mining Co. rose$. 06 or 2.0 percent, to $3.10. Pan American Silver Corp. rose$. 32 or 3.5 percent, to $9.50. Silver Standard Resources Inc. rose$. 27 or 5.2 percent, to $5.51.

  • Final Glance: Chemicals companies Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 6:06 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies were up at the close of trading:. Dow Chemical Co. rose$. 35 or. 7 percent, to $51.47. DuPont Co. rose $3.29 or 4.6 percent, to $74.81.

  • Final Glance: Coal companies Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 6:06 PM ET

    Arch Coal fell$. 03 or 2.9 percent, to $1.00. Consol Energy Inc. fell$. 32 or 1.1 percent, to $29.88. Peabody Energy fell$. 14 or 3.1 percent, to $4.35.

  • Midday Glance: Coal companies Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 1:50 PM ET

    Arch Coal fell$. 02 or 1.9 percent, to $1.01. Consol Energy Inc. fell$. 47 or 1.6 percent, to $29.73. Peabody Energy fell$. 01 or. 3 percent, to $4.48.

  • Midday Glance: Chemicals companies Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 1:50 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are up at 1 p.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. rose$. 53 or 1.0 percent, to $51.65. DuPont Co. rose $3.39 or 4.7 percent, to $74.91.

  • Midday Glance: Silver companies Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 1:50 PM ET

    Hecla Mining Co. rose$. 13 or 4.3 percent, to $3.17. Pan American Silver Corp. rose$. 38 or 4.1 percent, to $9.56. Silver Standard Resources Inc. rose$. 45 or 8.6 percent, to $5.69.

  • Midday Glance: Gold companies Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 1:50 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top gold companies are up at 1 p.m.:. Barrick Gold Corp. rose$. 73 or 5.9 percent, to $13.25. Newmont Mining Corp. rose $1.24 or 4.9 percent, to $26.22.

  • Peltz gets key backer in fight for influence at DuPont Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 12:37 PM ET

    Peltz's Trian Fund Management is pushing the chemicals maker to split into two companies and it has nominated four directors for company the board. ISS on Monday said that shareholders should support Peltz and one of his nominees, John Myers, the former CEO of General Electric Co.' s asset management business. Trian Fund Management owns a 2.7 percent stake in the...

  • Early Glance: Gold companies Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 11:25 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top gold companies are up at 10 a.m.:. Barrick Gold Corp. rose$. 20 or 1.6 percent, to $12.72. Newmont Mining Corp. rose$. 39 or 1.6 percent, to $25.37.

  • Early Glance: Silver companies Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 11:25 AM ET

    Hecla Mining Co. rose$. 09 or 3.0 percent, to $3.13. Pan American Silver Corp. rose$. 12 or 1.3 percent, to $9.30. Silver Standard Resources Inc. rose$. 15 or 2.9 percent, to $5.39.

  • Early Glance: Chemicals companies Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 11:25 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are up at 10 a.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. rose$. 47 or. 9 percent, to $51.59. DuPont Co. rose$. 69 or 1.0 percent, to $72.21.

  • Early Glance: Coal companies Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 11:25 AM ET

    Arch Coal rose$. 02 or 1.9 percent, to $1.05. Consol Energy Inc. fell$. 49 or 1.6 percent, to $29.71. Peabody Energy unchanged at $4.49.

  • METALS-Nickel hits one-month high on supply concerns Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 11:03 AM ET

    *Hopes for China policy support boost base metals. Expectations of a more balanced nickel market rose last week after the International Nickel Study Group said the global surplus would shrink to about 20,000 tonnes this year as an export ban on nickel ore by top producer Indonesia further crimps production in China. However, Robin Bhar, metals analyst at...

  • Synalloy posts 1Q profit Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 8:42 AM ET

    SPARTANBURG, S.C. _ Synalloy Corp. on Monday reported first-quarter earnings of $3.6 million. The Spartanburg, South Carolina- based company said it had net income of 42 cents per share. Synalloy shares have decreased 17 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • The Denver- based chain had already been using mostly non-GMO ingredients, but was working on making final changes to its tortillas. The Food and Drug Administration maintains that GMOs are safe, and most of the country's corn and soybean crops are genetically modified to have certain traits like resistance to herbicides and plant diseases.

  • METALS-Nickel hits one-mth high on supply concern Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 7:00 AM ET

    London, April 27- Nickel surged more than 2 percent on Monday, hitting a one-month high on worries about supply, while copper was boosted by higher equity prices in China, the world's largest consumer of industrial metals. Expectations of a more balanced nickel market rose last week after the International Nickel Study Group said the global surplus would shrink...

  • The main issue assumes that the iron ore miners and OPEC are in effective control of the markets in which they operate, or at least exercise a large degree of influence over them. There are probably members of OPEC that wish their market was more like iron ore, and vice versa. Unlike OPEC, the iron ore miners don't have a producers' group and would struggle against...

  • VANCOUVER, April 27- Pure-play silver miners, a niche investment market popular with retail investors, are moving up the endangered list. The more leveraged to silver the better... but you have to be able to tolerate the risk, "said David Morgan, founder of the Silver-Investor.com website. According to BMO Capital Markets, large primary silver miners have increased...

  • MELBOURNE, April 27- London nickel extended gains by 2 percent at one stage on Monday to hit a one-month high, fanning a rally in Shanghai on the prospect of a looming deficit. Three-month nickel on the London Metal Exchange hit $13,475, its loftiest since March 27, before trading up 1.3 percent at $13,365 a tonne by 0200 GMT following a 3.9 percent advance in the...

  • MELBOURNE, April 27- London nickel extended gains by two percent to hit a one-month high on Monday, fanning a rally in Shanghai on prospects a looming deficit this year will cut feed used by China's stainless steel makers. *Three-month copper on the London Metal Exchange firmed by 0.3 percent to $6,047 a tonne, while the most traded June contract on the Shanghai...

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