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3 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

Royal Gold, Inc USA) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages

Royal Gold, Inc USA) has been given a consensus rating of "Buy" by the twelve analysts that are covering the company, Analyst Ratings News reports .

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7 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

Argonaut Gold Releases Its Resource Estimate For Its Newly Acquired San Agustin Project

The updated resource is larger than when I wrote about the project last summer in the context of its previous owner - Silver Standard Resources.

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Related Topix: Silver Standard Resources

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

BHP Billiton: After the break-up

When asked if a spinoff of BHP's weakest assets was already in his mind in 2012 when he was campaigning to become chief executive of the world's biggest miner, he stalls.

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AmericanBankingNews.com

Insider Buying: Coeur Mining Chairman Buys 1,000 Shares of Stock

Coeur Mining Chairman Robert E. Mellor bought 1,000 shares of Coeur Mining stock in a transaction dated Thursday, August 21st.

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Related Topix: Coeur D Alene Mines

Business Journal

Consol to mark the start of airport drilling on Monday

The Consol Energy Inc. plan for drilling at Pittsburgh International Airport on land owned by the Allegheny County Airport Authority.

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Business Journal

U.S. Steel, union hail imposition of anti-dumping tariffs on South Korea, other countries

United States Steel Corp. CEO Mario Longhi said tens of thousands of steel jobs are at risk if the Department of Commerce does not take action on the surge of dumped imports of oil country tubular goods, which are used in pipelines and for energy exploration.

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Related Topix: Steel, United States Steel, McKeesport, PA

Benzinga

Markets Gain; Foot Locker Posts Upbeat Profit

Following the market opening Friday, the Dow traded up 0.13 percent to 17,061.91 while the NASDAQ surged 0.13 percent to 4,537.97.

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Related Topix: Foot Locker, Retail, Apparel, Beverages, Food, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Companhia Siderurgica Nacional, Steel, BHP Billiton, Oil & Gas, Dyn, Duke Energy, Energy

Seeking Alpha

BHP Billiton: About That Split

Earlier this month BHP Billiton announced that it would be splitting up into two companies.

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The Age

need2know: Stocks set to edge higher

Local shares are poised to edge higher at the open, bolstered by Wall Street which advanced on a slew of positive economic data and corporate news.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Home, Housing, Home Selling, BHP Billiton, Metals

Thu Aug 21, 2014

In-PharmaTechnologist.com

Macfarlan Smith fined $12,000 after accident at API plant

Opiate API manufacturer Macfarlan Smith has been fined A 12,000 for failing to ensure the safety of an employee injured at its plant in Scotland in 2011.

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Related Topix: Johnson Matthey

WTOP-FM Washington

Va. coal miner dies in apparent electrocution

The Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy says 41-year-old Michael Junior Justice of Rowe died Wednesday following an incident at CONSOL Energy's Buchanan Mine No.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Tinkler won't budge on Wilkie Creek deal

Tenacious: Sources say Mr Tinkler hopes to sell Wilkie Creek into a WA shell company.

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Related Topix: Peabody Energy

Seeking Alpha

A Barrick Gold And Newmont Mining Merger, Part 1

Back in April of this year, Barrick Gold announced that it had been informed by Newmont Mining Corporation that Newmont's Board had decided to terminate merger discussions with the company.

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Seeking Alpha

A Barrick Gold And Newmont Mining Merger, Part 2

In Part 1 of this article, I discussed why a merger of Barrick and Newmont , creating one company in the process, wasn't a good idea.

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Related Topix: Barrick Gold, Newmont Mining Corporation of Canada, Australia, Oceania, World News

Seeking Alpha

Molycorp: Sans Oaktree Financing, Q1 2015 Bankruptcy Likely

For a company whose market capitalization is under $1 billion, Molycorp, Inc. sure has a lot of rabid interest.

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Related Topix: Molycorp, Metals

Iol.co.za

Gold Fields plans South Deep mining switch

Gold Fields is exploring two new mining methods at its South Deep mine, which would have become South Africa's biggest for bullion by 2015 had it not been for delays, chief executive Nick Holland said.

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Related Topix: Gold Fields, GFI Software

Sydney Morning Herald

Ex-BHP chair Don Argus calls $16b demerger 'inspired'

Former BHP Billiton chairman Don Argus said the mining giant's controversial decision to spin off a $US15 billion resources company is "a very inspired move" and will create value in a suite of assets overlooked by the market.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Resource Investing News

Potash Prices Still Sluggish, Could Be Affecting Potential Jansen Partnerships: BHP

This week, BHP Billiton announced that it plans to spin off some US$16 billion in businesses in order to focus on iron , copper , coal , petroleum and possibly potash .

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Related Topix: BHP Billiton, Agriculture, Science

Business Journal

BP, ConocoPhillips and others bid big for Gulf of Mexico drilling

BP PLC , ConocoPhillips , Chevron Corp. , BHP Billiton Ltd. and Venari Resources LLC were the most active bidders in the lease sale that drew high bids for 81 tracts covering 433,823 acres on the U.S. Outer Continental Shelf offshore of Texas.

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Related Topix: BP plc, Oil & Gas, ConocoPhillips, Energy, Chevron Corporation, BHP Billiton, Metals

AmericanBankingNews.com

BHP Billiton Limited

BHP Billiton Limited announced a semiannual dividend on Wednesday, August 20th, Analyst RN reports.

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Related Topix: BHP Billiton, Metals

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