Shanghai shares hogged the spotlight on Friday, as the key Shanghai Composite index extended losses, while Japan was the "quiet achiever" for the day.» Read More
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Marvel and Disney popped while Garmin and BHP Billiton dropped.
Production at global miner Rio Tinto will increase as global demand for commodities continues to soar, while prices are likely to continue rising, the company's CFO Guy Elliott told "Squawk Box Europe" on Thursday.
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European stocks fell 1.7 percent on Friday, losing ground for the third time in four sessions as a dip in metal prices prompted investors to book recent lofty gains on mining shares.
ArcelorMittal, the world's top steel maker, is in talks with Australia's Macarthur Coal after buying a 15 percent stake in the company, setting up a possible bidding war for the A$4.4 billion group and pushing its shares up 14 percent.
Chinese interests have approached a major Australian superannuation and investment fund to be their partner in a multi-billion-dollar swoop on 9 percent of BHP Billiton, The Australian newspaper reported.
Q: On Fast Money’s trader radar we look at the stock that was lighting up screens across Wall Street. Headquartered in Melbourne, Australia this producer of everything from diamonds to iron ore is the largest mining company in the world. Today, investors struck gold on reports that a Chinese firm will buy an anvil-sized stake in the miner. Who is it?
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Resource-hungry China may be planning to buy a more than 9 percent stake in BHP Billiton, the world's biggest miner, to gain influence over its proposed takeover of rival Rio Tinto, The Australian newspaper reported on Wednesday.
In Tuesday’s Web Extra the traders reveal how to play materials stocks on reports China is seeking to buy a larger stake in BHP Billiton.
South Korea's POSCO said on Thursday it was weighing up a rise in steel prices and may bid for Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine, which analysts say could fetch nearly 5 trillion won.
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Chinese aluminum giant Aluminum Corp of China, which led a $14 billion equity investment in global miner Rio Tinto in January, has no immediate plans to raise money to help fund overseas acquisitions, its president said.
Dual-listed mining giant BHP Billiton is talking to sub-underwriting banks on a record $55 billion loan backing its hostile bid for rival Rio Tinto, banking sources said.