Rio Tinto is well-placed to take advantage of improving commodity prices, says Paradigm Securities' resources head, Barry Dawes.
European stocks ended sharply higher on Wednesday, helped by a rally in mining and banking stocks, following better-than-expected China export data.
Arrium on Thursday was placed in voluntary administration after the collapse of a recapitalization plan amid a bleak outlook for commodities.
European equities closed higher on Monday, despite oil prices and a number of telecom stocks falling into negative territory.
European markets closed mostly higher on Tuesday as investors eyed the volatile trade in commodity markets, ahead of Yellen's speech.
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European markets ended sharply lower on Thursday as fresh concerns over U.S. rate hikes and losses in commodity markets dragged on sentiment.
Asian markets traded mostly higher Friday, after oil prices hit their highest levels for this year. But a stronger yen weighed Japan's shares.
Jean-Sebastien Jacques is likely to focus on cost management rather than implement major strategic changes, says Jeremy Hook at TMS Capital.
U.S. futures pointed to a lower open, after the Wednesday rally that occurred after the Federal Reserve's latest policy statement.
Most Asian markets advanced Thursday as investors cheered clarity from the Federal Reserve and a rise in oil prices, but Japan shares lost ground.
"Halftime Report" trader Pete Najarian bought shares of a pharma giant on Wednesday after spotting unusual options activity.
Asia markets were mixed Wednesday, following a weaker finish on Wall Street overnight as traders await the U.S. Federal Reserve decision due later.
European stocks finished in negative territory on Tuesday, on the back of a sharp slip in mining stocks and oil prices.
CNBC "Halftime Report" trader Jon Najarian bought shares of Rio Tinto after spotting unusual options activity.
European equities ended lower on Tuesday, after trade data out of China hit European miners hard and oil prices fell sharply.
China shares eked out gains Tuesday even as most Asian markets slipped, with traders digesting weaker-than-expected trade data from the mainland.
European markets finished mostly in the red on Monday despite a strong recovery in oil prices and mining stocks.
European markets posted strong gains by Thursday's close, as investors cheered on a positive set of corporate earnings, rather than dwelling on oil.