JOHANNESBURG, Nov 17- South Africa's Royal Bafokeng Platinum will delay the ramp up of its new mine by a year as commodity prices sink to near seven-year lows, the company said on Tuesday. Spot platinum has recovered from seven-year lows of $851 hit on Friday on concerns about oversupply and slowing demand in top consumer China, but is still at levels last seen in...» Read More
David Wilson, director of metals research and strategy for Citi, says he expects demand for platinum from the autos industry to pick up.
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James Cordier, founder of OptionSellers.com, discusses the impact that the Volkswagen emissions scandal has on the prices of platinum and palladium.
*Platinum sinks to lowest since 2009. NEW YORK, Sept 23- Share prices firmed after an Asian equities selloff on Wednesday, with investors taking cues from rising commodity prices and looking past China's worst manufacturing contraction since the global financial crisis. Copper bounced from near four-week lows as short sellers took profits.
PRETORIA, Aug 31- South Africa's mining industry, unions and the government signed a broad plan on Monday to stem a wave of job losses triggered by falling commodity prices and soaring costs. Mines Minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi said the government planned to negotiate this issue with South Africa's central bank and the New Development Bank which has been...
*Platinum down 4.5 pct, palladium at 3- year low. NEW YORK/ LONDON, Aug 24- Gold turned lower on Monday, as the dollar pared losses, and U.S. shares and other commodity markets staged a comeback while the white precious metals fell on concerns about the Chinese economy. Platinum dropped as much as 4.5 percent, palladium hit a three-year low at $563.72 an ounce and silver...
Marc Elliott, mining analyst at Investec, discusses the job cuts at Lonmin and other mining companies, as commodity prices, hit record lows.
NEW YORK, June 19- A former trader at the broker-dealer unit of MF Global Holdings Ltd's will pay $500,000 to resolve claims that he tried to manipulate palladium and platinum futures prices, a U.S. regulator said on Friday. The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission said former MF Global Inc trader Joseph Welsh had agreed to the penalty as part of a settlement...
Lonmin CEO, Ben Magara, discusses the effect of low platinum prices on business, saying the precious metal will eventually see a rebound.
Daniel Hynes, Senior Commodity Strategist at ANZ, discusses the demand and supply issues in precious metals like platinum, palladium and gold.
James Steel, chief precious metals analyst at HSBC, discusses how inflation and commodity indices affects the price of oil and the knock on impact on gold.
Michael Widmer, metals strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, discusses metal commodities and says gold should rally if tapering does not start soon.
Han Pin Hsi, Global Head of Commodities Research at Standard Chartered tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks platinum will outperform gold.
Greg Johnson, President & CEO of Prophecy Platinum, talks about the rise in platinum prices and the impact of mining labor unrest in South Africa.
Kevin Book of ClearView Energy and Edmund Moy of Morgan Gold discuss the metals meltdown, as gold dips below $1,200 and oil edges down.
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The Fast Money traders provide their plays on Merck, Microsoft and Best Buy. And Rick Rule, Sprout Asset Management, explains why he thinks gold prices are due for a "technical recovery."
Thomas Vitiello, Aurum Options Strategies, shares his metal strategy as the sell-off continues in gold, silver, and platium this morning.
Phil Silverman, Managing Partner of Kingsview Capital, explains why to wait on gold and silver plays as equities hit all-time highs.
Ric Spooner, Chief Market Analyst at CMC Markets tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks silver and platinum are better bets than gold.