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1 hr ago | Business Journal

a BHP to spin off new metal and mining company

Energy and mining giant BHP Billiton Ltd. will spin off its aluminum, manganese, nickel, silver and some of its coal operations into a new company, called only "NewCo" for now.


Related Topix: BHP Billiton, Metals

Jim Parsons takes the Ice Bucket Challenge (August 17, 2014)

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

6 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

B.C. mine breach leads nuclear safety commission to seek safety checks

Contents from a tailings pond is pictured going down the Hazeltine Creek into Quesnel Lake near the town of Likely, B.C. on August, 5, 2014.


Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Specialty Materials, Cameco

6 hrs ago |

B.C. mine breach leads nuclear safety commission to seek safety checks

Users of the social media site Pinterest share photos of tattoos that just may cross the boundaries of good taste.


Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Specialty Materials, Cameco

7 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

Will The Fed Bring Silver Further Down?

Silver stocks such as Pan American Silver and the ETF iShares Silver Trust also tumbled down last week.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Pan American Silver

9 hrs ago |

Funds Added To Peabody Energy Positions

At Holdings Channel , we have reviewed 3,695 13F filings for the 06/30/2014 reporting period, and looked at the various S&P 500 components held by each of these reporting hedge funds and other 13F filers.


Related Topix: Peabody Energy, Financial Markets

11 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

McEwen Mining Has A High Price But So-So Assets

McEwen Mining is trying to grow into a mid-tier gold producer. Many investors buy the company just because of the CEO, Rob McEwen.


Related Topix: Goldcorp, Geology, Science

12 hrs ago |

Royal Gold, Inc USA) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages

Shares of Royal Gold, Inc USA) have earned an average recommendation of "Buy" from the thirteen analysts that are presently covering the stock, Stock Ratings News reports .


Related Topix: Royal Gold

12 hrs ago | Benzinga

Markets Rise; Home Depot Profit Beats Estimates

Following the market opening Tuesday, the Dow traded up 0.30 percent to 16,888.34 while the NASDAQ surged 0.26 percent to 4,519.86.


Related Topix: Home Depot, Retail, Household Products, Magnum Hunter Resources, Energy, Oil & Gas, BHP Billiton, Dicks Sporting Goods, Sporting Goods

13 hrs ago | Northern Life

Golden parachute for Cliffs boss

Gary Halverson's time as president and CEO of Cliffs Natural Resources was short but sweet; extremely sweet.


Related Topix: Cleveland Cliffs, Metals

15 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

Dominion Diamond says mine production better than expected

Dominion Diamond Corp. says production from its Ekati mine and the Diavik mine that it jointly owns with Rio Tinto PLC were substantially ahead of the company's plan in the second quarter.


Related Topix: Rio Tinto

17 hrs ago |

BHP Billiton plc Receives "Neutral" Rating from JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Several other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Investec reiterated a "hold" rating on shares of BHP Billiton plc in a research note on Monday.


Related Topix: Banking, JP Morgan Chase , BHP Billiton

18 hrs ago | West Australian

BHP unveils spin-off but disappoints with no buyback

Chief Executive Andrew Mackenzie, in the top job for just over a year, said the move to simplify BHP to its "four pillars" of iron ore, copper, coal and petroleum would rev up growth in cash flow and boost returns.


Related Topix: BHP Billiton

18 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

BHP Billiton Demerger Plan Disappoints U.K....

PLC's full-year earnings announcement on Tuesday. But investors seem to have decided the results weren't worth waiting for.


Related Topix: BHP Billiton, Metals, Opinion

20 hrs ago |

Harmony Gold Mining Co. Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts

Shares of Harmony Gold Mining Co. have been given a consensus rating of "Hold" by the seven ratings firms that are covering the stock, StockRatingsNetwork reports .


Related Topix: Harmony Gold Mining Company

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Predicted $5 billion free cash flow puts Barrick Gold in Goldman...

New York, NY, United States - Barrick Gold Corp. , the largest gold mining company in the world, is now in the Goldman Sach's Conviction Buy List , which includes stocks the investment bank's researchers expect to outperform.


Related Topix: Goldman Sachs, Barrick Gold, Financial Services, Investment Services, Financial Markets

The New Zealand Herald

Deckhands paid like bankers threaten iron ore port strikes

Tugboat crews, including deckhands paid more than some New York bankers, are threatening to disrupt shipments from the world's biggest iron ore port as they negotiate for increased wages and improved conditions.


Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, BHP Billiton, Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services,

Inside Bay Area

Oakland garbage lawsuit could lead to higher rates

The company that lost out on Oakland's $1 billion garbage and recycling contract is asking a judge to reject the City Council's decision last week to contract with a competing firm and force it back to the bargaining table.


Related Topix: Oakland, CA, Wallbridge Mining Company, Metals, Alameda County, CA


Fire Investigators Look Into Cause Scrap Metal Recycling Plant Fire

The Corpus Christi Fire Department is investigating the cause of a business fire off Highway 44 that started 1 a.m. Monday at the Commercial Metals Company recycling branch on Agnes and Bronco.


Related Topix: Fire, Commercial Metals, Metals


Ivanhoe Mines hires banks to explore options around DRC assets

Ivanhoe Mines has retained BMO Capital Markets Ltd and Morgan Stanley & Co as financial advisers to conduct a strategic review of its Kamoa and Kipushi copper projects in the Democratic Republic of Congo .


Related Topix: Ivanhoe Mines, Metals, Stanley, Canada, Ivanhoe Energy, Energy, Oil & Gas


Newmont Mining: What's Happening in Nevada?

We recently had the opportunity to visit Newmont's Carlin complex located in Elko, Nevada.


Related Topix: Newmont Mining Corporation of Canada, Elko, NV


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