Glencore has posted a 29 percent fall in first-half earnings on sliding metal and oil prices.
Paul Renken, chief geologist and mining analyst at VSA Capital, gives his reaction to Glencore's earnings.
After months of critics' attacks, Noble clocked a marathon presentation Monday, but it isn't clear the message went the distance.
Paul Gait, senior research analyst of metals and mining at Sanford Bernstein, explains how companies are taking advantage of the mining sector.
Antonin Jullier, global head of equity trading strategy at Citi, talks about which mining stocks are attractive to investors and how commodities may be impacted by China's yuan devaluation.
European equities ended sharply lower on Wednesday as a yuan-related selloff in Asian stocks weighed on investor sentiment.
European stocks finished off Friday in the red, following a volatile five days of mixed earnings and a sell-off in commodities.
European equity markets closed lower on Wednesday, as U.S. technology earnings disappointed.
European equities ended sharply higher on Monday after European negotiators reached a deal over a third bailout for Greece.
Europe closed higher on Thursday, as a key meeting of euro zone finance ministers took place.
The world's biggest miners lost $156 billion of their combined market value last year, according to new data, and the losses could keep flowing.
Saudi Arabia, the world's largest crude exporter, could phase out the use of fossil fuels by the middle of this century. The Financial Times reports.
BHP Billiton's spin-off South32 debuted near the bottom of expectations as investors awarded only a small premium to the new listing.
Newly formed mining and metals group South32 is open to acquisitions once it breaks from BHP Billiton, its CEO-elect Graham Kerr said on Wednesday.
European equities closed sharply lower on Tuesday, following U.S. stocks down as investors kept an eye on the ongoing Greece bailout drama and bank earnings.
Miner and commodity trader Glencore on Tuesday reported a 9 percent fall in first-quarter copper production mostly due to lower copper grades.
European markets ended higher Monday after China's central bank over the weekend cut the amount of money that banks must hold as reserves.
China National Chemical Corp is to buy Pirelli in a deal that will place one of the symbols of Italy's manufacturing industry in Chinese hands.
Billionaire mining heiress Gina Rinehart is digging what will likely be the world's last big iron ore mine for years to come in the Australian outback.
Europe shares end mixed after US jobs data