European markets ended sharply higher on Thursday, as U.S. and Asian markets rebounded and oil prices rocketed.» Read More
European equities closed mixed on Monday, as investors paused for breath after stellar gains last week.
Oversupply and a lack of demand growth has led some market analysts to speculate that iron ore prices will never recover to former levels.
CAIMANES, Chile, April 12- Alvaro Badillo remembers a time when his dad would take him fishing in the stream just a stone's throw away from the dusty streets of their small hometown of Caimanes in central Chile. It is the tailings dam for Los Pelambres, Chilean miner Antofagasta Plc's flagship copper mine, which holds enough leftover processed rock to fill some...
SANTIAGO, March 25- Torrential downpours in the north of Chile, the world's biggest copper producer, have forced companies to suspend operations at several of the area's major mines, putting an estimated 1.5 million tonnes of capacity of the red metal on hold. World No. 1 copper miner Codelco suspended mining operations at its Chuquicamata, Ministro Hales,...
SANTIAGO, March 25- The world's number-one copper miner Codelco has suspended all mining operations in the north of Chile due to the state of roads and mine access following heavy rains in the area, the state-run firm told Reuters on Wednesday. Codelco said mining operations at Chuquicamata, Ministro Hales, Radomiro Tomic, Gabriela Mistral, and Salvador had all...
European equities closed flat on Thursday, as investors reacted to earnings and banking news.
Europe shares end mixed after US jobs data
European equities turned lower Monday as a fall in the price of oil once again hit investor sentiment.
Global miner Anglo American took a $3.9 billion writedown after commodity prices tumbled, and it warned of more headwinds.
India's plans to attract foreign investment and technology to its coal sector are getting a cool response from some miners and trading houses.
European equities closed lower on Friday with investors reacting to earnings and euro zone inflation and unemployment reports.
European markets ended mixed on Wednesday after seesawing for much of the session, with indexes pressures by a staggering slump in Greek bank stocks.
European equities closed largely higher on Monday, as investors look ahead to Thursday's European Central Bank meeting.
Mining stocks sold off sharply on Wednesday, with Glencore falling to an all-time nadir, after copper plunged to a five-and-a half-year low.
European shares closed mixed on Monday, with Greece struck by renewed political uncertainty after its politicians failed to agree on a new president.
European shares closed sharply higher on Friday after the U.S. monthly jobs report showed the economy adding 321,000 jobs in November.
European shares closed lower Monday with the falling price of major commodities weighing heavily on the mining and energy sectors.
Global equity markets jumped on Friday morning after the Chinese central bank unexpectedly cut interest rates to boost its flagging economic growth.
European stocks ended the day in the green on Tuesday afternoon, after fluctuating throughout in the day.
Iron ore prices have dived this year and there's no respite ahead for the metal, according to Citi, which forecasts double-digit declines in 2015.