Wayne Swan, Former Deputy Prime Minister of Australia, says Australia needs "a set of policies which play to the [country's] strength" while encouraging non-mining investments.
Is it time to splash on some investment jewelery? The answer may be yes if you fancy a diamond ring, with prices for the gemstone down as much as 29 percent since last year.
Gavin Wendt, founding director & senior resource analyst at MineLife, outlines the factors driving the rally in copper prices.
Copper prices rose sharply on Monday after commodity giant, Glencore, revealed plans to suspend some of its copper operations, pulling 400,000 tons of the red metal off the market in a debt-cutting exercise.
Paul Gait, senior research analyst for metals and mining at Sanford Bernstein, discusses whether it's the ideal time for Glencore to be raising equity.
Alexandra Bouriko, CFO of Rusal, says her company will not cut aluminum production or reduce capacity.
Jonathan Barratt, chief investment officer at Ayers Alliance Securities, says recent volatility suggests that the market is trying to find a base hence commodity traders may want to start adopting long positions.
While the long-term prospect for oil looks promising, the near-term outlook remains cloudy due to factors such as a looming Fed rate hike, says David Lennox, resources analyst at Fat Prophets.
Paul Bloxham, chief economist, Australia & New Zealand at HSBC, says Australia's growth remains below-trend as the country attempts an economic rebalancing act.
Activist investor Carl Icahn became the top shareholder in mining company Freeport-McMoRan.
Jake Klein, executive chairman at Evolution Mining, says Australia's gold producers are benefiting from reduced cost pressures, thanks to a decline in the value of the Aussie dollar.
Jessica Ground, U.K. equities fund manager for Schroders, discusses what to look for in the commodities sector.
Despite missing analyst expectations for its full-year profit, investors are still relieved that the results weren't as bad as initially thought, says Scott Phillips, advisor at The Motley Fool.
Kunal Sawhney, chief executive at Kalkine, explains why BHP Billiton looks like an attractive stock to own despite the mining giant announcing an 86 percent fall in profit late Tuesday.
Mining giant BHP Billiton posted an 86 percent fall in its full year profit in the face of a painful commodity price rout.
Andrew Mackenzie, BHP Billiton CEO, says China is showing "wisdom" in a difficult economy, and defends his company's iron ore plan and mining strategy.
Gaurav Sodhi, senior analyst at Intelligent Investor, says Fortescue Metals risks becoming a marginal producer with iron prices set for further losses.
Paul O'Malley, MD & CEO of BlueScope Steel, discusses the near 10 percent rise in the steelmaker's stock following the announcement of a return to full-year profit.
Nev Power, CEO of Fortescue Metals, says the company saw dramatic improvements over the past year in areas such as safety and will continue its focus on cost-cutting moving forward.
Australian iron ore miner Fortescue said FY profit dropped nearly 90% to $316M million on weak prices for the steel-making ingredient.