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  • Timmons Gold posts 2Q profit Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 10:51 AM ET

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia _ Timmons Gold Corp. on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $629,000. The Vancouver, British Columbia- based company said it had profit of less than 1 cent on a per-share basis. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • ATHENS, July 30- Buoyant sales in the United States helped Greece's second-largest cement maker Titan post a 26 percent rise in second-quarter profit on Thursday despite dire economic conditions at home. About 80 percent of Titan's revenue comes from the United States, where higher demand for building materials and a stronger dollar boosted performance in...

  • Lake Shore Gold posts 2Q profit Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 10:42 AM ET

    TORONTO _ Lake Shore Gold Corp. on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $1.4 million. On a per-share basis, the Toronto- based company said it had net income of less than 1 cent. Keywords: Lake Shore Gold, Earnings Report.

  • "The stock probably will see a bit of a rebound solely based on having reached a 52- week low, and people are going to look at the dividend yield, which has gotten pretty attractive," said Peter Prattas, analyst at AltaCorp Capital. Saskatoon, Saskatchewan- based Potash Corp said it intends to talk with K+ S management, despite its rejection this month of Potash Corp's...

  • Domtar tops 2Q profit forecasts Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 9:42 AM ET

    MONTREAL _ Domtar Corp. on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $38 million. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 50 cents per share. Domtar shares have increased roughly 1 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Lonmin: victim of price falls and management wobbles Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 8:53 AM ET

    LONMIN: VICTIM OF PRICE FALLS AND MANAGEMENT WOBBLES@* Platinum producers hit by falling prices, rising costs* Lonmin seen bleeding more quickly than others* Shares hit lowest levels since 1979. LONDON/ JOHANNESBURG, July 30- Platinum producer Lonmin is facing its deepest crisis to date, hurt by a downturn in the metal and haunted by a mixture of bad luck and...

  • RIO DE JANEIRO, July 30- Vale SA, the world's biggest iron ore producer, returned to profit in the second quarter, bolstered by higher output and cost cuts as it kept up pressure on Australian rivals in the fight for market share. A big part of the improved result was a reduction in cash costs, with Vale lowering its cost of producing a tonne of iron ore to $15.8 per tonne,...

  • LONDON, July 30- Gold mining companies are turning increasingly to derivatives to lock in future revenues, as an industry still smarting from losing out on a 12- year bull run gets creative over protecting its income during the metal's current downturn. Data released this month from Societe Generale and GFMS analysts at Thomson Reuters showed options...

  • Sealed Air tops Street 2Q forecasts Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 7:31 AM ET

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. _ Sealed Air Corp. on Thursday reported second-quarter profit of $28.1 million. Sealed Air expects full-year earnings in the range of $2.24 to $2.28 per share. Sealed Air shares have increased 19 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has risen slightly more than 2 percent.

  • United Taconite workers could be off the job 6 months Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 7:07 AM ET

    EVELETH, Minn.— More than 400 United Taconite employees on Minnesota's Iron Range are expected to be off the job for up to six months. Lower prices in an oversupplied steel market are blamed for the temporary layoffs in Eveleth and Forbes. The Star Tribune reports hundreds of workers remain on layoff at three other mining operations in Minnesota.

  • July 30- Potash Corp of Saskatchewan Inc reported a 12 percent drop in quarterly profit, missing Wall Street estimate, hurt mainly by weak nitrogen earnings and lower phosphate sales. Potash Corp said nitrogen production, the company's second-biggest business, fell 2 percent to 1.6 million tonnes in the second quarter ended June 30, from a year earlier, while...

  • LONDON, July 30- When the going gets tough, there's always the cost curve. On the London Metal Exchange, benchmark three-month copper this week hit a low of $5,164 per tonne, a level last seen in 2009.. So far only a handful of smaller mines have been shuttered but this week brought news that Freeport McMoRan, one of the world's biggest copper producers, is running the...

  • RIO DE JANEIRO, July 30- Vale SA, the world's biggest iron ore producer, returned to profit in the second quarter, bolstered by higher output and cost cutting and keeping up pressure on Australian rivals in the fight for market share. A big part of the improved result was a reduction in cash costs, with Vale lowering its cost of producing a tonne of iron ore to $15.8 per...

  • Ball misses 2Q profit forecasts Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 6:24 AM ET

    BROOMFIELD, Colo. _ Ball Corp. on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $160.4 million. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 94 cents per share. Five analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $2.12 billion.

  • Potash Corp profit drops 12 pct Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 6:12 AM ET

    July 30- Potash Corp of Saskatchewan Inc, the world's biggest fertilizer company by market capitalization, reported a 12 percent drop in quarterly profit, hurt mainly by weak nitrogen earnings and lower phosphate sales. The company's net income fell to $417 million, or 50 cents per share, in the second quarter ended June 30, from $472 million, or 56 cents per share, a...

  • *China bonded copper premiums jump $10 to highest since March. MELBOURNE, July 30- London copper soured on Thursday, as jitters resurfaced in China's sharemarkets and as a dollar revival picked up pace on bets of a looming rate rise in the United States. "We'll need to see how much more stimulus is thrown at it- if China throws a lot, at the end of the day, prices have to hold-...

  • Kinross Gold reports 2Q loss Wednesday, 29 Jul 2015 | 7:42 PM ET

    TORONTO _ Kinross Gold Corp. on Wednesday reported a second-quarter loss of $83.2 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. The average estimate of 10 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for a loss of 1 cent per share. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $748.6 million.

  • Ferro misses 2Q profit forecasts Wednesday, 29 Jul 2015 | 7:09 PM ET

    MAYFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio _ Ferro Corp. on Wednesday reported second-quarter profit of $6.6 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 25 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • July 29- Kinross Gold Corp is again considering cutting jobs at its Tasiast gold mine in Mauritania, Chief Executive Officer Paul Rollinson said on Wednesday, as the Canadian miner looks for ways to reduce costs at its higher-cost mines amid sliding metals prices. High costs have dogged Tasiast since its purchase as part of Kinross' $7.1 billion takeover of...

  • Kraton reports 2Q loss Wednesday, 29 Jul 2015 | 6:03 PM ET

    HOUSTON _ Kraton Performance Polymers Inc. on Wednesday reported a second-quarter loss of $5.6 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the Houston- based company said it had a loss of 18 cents. Keywords: Kraton Performance Polymers, Earnings Report.

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