BHP Billiton Ltd


  • A Citic Pacific safety hat at the company's Sino Iron project in Karratha, Western Australia.

    Australian coal miners are steeling themselves for years of production cuts as swelling shipments from international rivals lower hopes of a recovery in coal prices.

  • Your First Trade for Wednesday Tuesday, 21 May 2013 | 6:16 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day and what they're looking out for Wednesday.

  • What strong dollar? US boom provides oil hedge Monday, 20 May 2013 | 1:17 PM ET

    The energy boom in the U.S. is providing a shock absorber of sorts for major oil companies, helping to hedge a strong dollar amid an the increase in domestic production.

  • China Stocks Hit 7-Week High; Asia Pares Losses Friday, 17 May 2013 | 3:01 AM ET

    China's benchmark index out-performed the broader Asian market for a second straight session on Friday as investors cheered moves by the government to ease strict regulation while the rest of Asia's equity markets traded cautiously as concerns grew over a U.S. Federal Reserve exit from quantitative easing.

  • China Hard Landing Fears Return for Fund Managers Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 2:04 AM ET

    More fund managers believe "a hard landing" for China is among the biggest tail risks facing markets, a survey shows.

  • Time to Add Some Risk: Pro     Sunday, 5 May 2013 | 11:40 PM ET

    Stephen Hogan of Novus Capital recommends picking up some BHP Billiton shares instead of leaving cash on the sidelines.

  • 'Rude Shock' Ahead for Commodity Currencies: Pro Thursday, 18 Apr 2013 | 5:20 AM ET

    While losses in commodity currencies have remained relatively limited amid the recent rout in physical prices and resources-related stocks, investors could be in for a "rude shock."

  • New BHP CEO Takes Pay Cut as Miners Suffer Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013 | 10:11 PM ET

    BHP Billiton's new chief executive will take a pay cut as miners struggle with tougher market conditions, and has stripped out a layer of top executives.

  • Early Movers: BAC, MAT, YHOO & More Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013 | 8:08 AM ET

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Iron Ore Expansion Key To Rio Shares: Pro     Tuesday, 16 Apr 2013 | 11:45 PM ET

    Brad Partridge, Portfolio Manager at Macquarie Private Portfolio Management says the way the market deals with Rio Tinto's huge iron ore production expansion is key to the direction of its shares.

  • Japan Leads Gains as Asia Ends Mixed Tuesday, 16 Apr 2013 | 3:25 AM ET

    Japan and Australia led gains as Asian indices ended mixed on Wednesday.

  • Early Movers: S, DISH, C, PCS & More Monday, 15 Apr 2013 | 8:33 AM ET

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Time to Get Back Into Diversified Miners: Pro     Sunday, 14 Apr 2013 | 11:35 PM ET

    Philip Parker, CIO at Parker Asset Management says this is a good time for investors to start getting back into the diversified miners. He says their exposure to Asian growth is a big draw and he prefers BHP Billiton over Rio Tinto.

  • Asia Ends Lower on Weak China Data Sunday, 14 Apr 2013 | 4:03 AM ET

    Disappointing Chinese gross domestic product (GDP) data led major Asian benchmarks lower on Monday, as investors fretted over slowing growth in China.

  • Land Ho! Big Oil Moves Diminish Gulf's Influence Thursday, 11 Apr 2013 | 3:06 PM ET
    Transocean Discoverer Enterprise drillship

    The Gulf Coast is becoming to oil production what Apple is to the technology sector: a dominant player beset by upstarts.

  • Final Trade: Your First Move for Monday, March 25 Friday, 22 Mar 2013 | 1:16 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.

  • Your First Trade for Wednesday Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 2:06 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day and what they're looking out for Wednesday.

  • Early Movers: BA, ORCL, WAG & More Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 7:36 AM ET

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • BHP Faces Questions Over Olympics Hospitality Tuesday, 12 Mar 2013 | 9:05 PM ET

    BHP Billiton Ltd said authorities had asked it about its sponsorship of the 2008 Beijing Olympics and said it had complied with all applicable laws, after media reported it was facing an investigation.

  • "There is no conviction in the market," one pro said. "You look at this grind higher and you have dividend payers and defensive stocks moving along with it."