BHP Billiton Ltd


  • Fast Money Madness: BHP Billiton vs. Deere Friday, 30 Mar 2007 | 5:18 PM ET

    Tonight, the final match up in the commodities and industrial region

  • Stocks Rally to Sharply Higher Close on Softer Fed Tone Wednesday, 21 Mar 2007 | 5:03 PM ET

    Stocks erased nearly all of their losses for the year after investors interpreted comments from the Federal Reserve to mean that an interest rate hike is less likely.The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq turned positive for the year, erasing all of last month's selloff, while Dow Jones Industrials is still down slightly for the year.

  • Cyclone Hits Australia's West Coast Friday, 9 Mar 2007 | 12:21 AM ET

    Communities on Australia's north-west coast were battered on Friday by a severe tropical cyclone which reportedly killed one and tore roofs from homes with destructive winds and heavy flooding.

  • Cyclones Slash Australia Oil Output; Ore Port Is Shut Thursday, 8 Mar 2007 | 1:14 AM ET

    Cyclones off the coast of Western Australia forced the shut down on Thursday of almost half the country's oil production as well as a major iron ore export terminal, with more closures seen as two storms approach oil fields.

  • BHP Billiton, the world's largest mining company, and Rio Tinto, the world's second largest iron ore producer, are said to be considering separate $40 billion offers for Alcoa. But some analysts question the likelihood of such a deal.