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2 hrs ago | Switched

Why the Great Wash U Sit-in Against Peabody Coal Matters: Which Side Are You On?

Entering its second week, the inspiring Washington University sit-in against Peabody Energy has already gone beyond its goals to cut school ties with the St. Louis-based coal giant, and forced the rest of the nation to ask themselves an urgent question in an age of climate change and reckless strip mining ruin: Which side are you on? Case in point: ... (more)

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Related Topix: Peabody Energy, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

5 hrs ago | CRN

PCM Sales President Resigns Amid Investor Unrest

PCM Sales President Joe Hayek, a six-year veteran of the $1.42 billion national solution provider that is facing a possible hostile takeover, has left the company and is not going to be replaced in the "immediate return," according to a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission regulatory filing.

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Related Topix: Corporate / Securities Law, Law, Securities and Exchange Commission, US Securities and Exchange Commission, Financial Services, Industrial Machines, Steel, Worthington Inds, PC Mall, Retail, Computers

6 hrs ago | ETaiwanNews.com

Newmont Publishes 2013 Sustainability Report

Apr 15, 2014--Newmont Mining Corporation today published its 2013 sustainability report, .

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Related Topix: Newmont Mining Corporation of Canada

11 hrs ago | Nanaimo Daily News

Polar vortex lowers Iron Ore Company of Canada first quarter production

Rio Tinto says its global iron ore production reached a record for the first quarter as strong output in Australia more than offset weakness at the Iron Ore Company of Canada, which was hampered by extreme cold that swept North America.

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Related Topix: Rio Tinto, Companhia Vale do Rio Doce, Weather

11 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

Banks boost Rio Tinto expansion in Gobi

Banks supporting Rio Tinto's $US6 billion expansion of the Oyu Tolgoi mine in Mongolia look set to forgive ongoing delays to the project, with at least two major banks agreeing to extend their funding commitments.

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Related Topix: Rio Tinto, Australia, Oceania, World News

11 hrs ago | The Montreal Gazette

Polar vortex lowered iron ore production, Rio Tino says

Rio Tinto says its global iron ore production reached a record for the first quarter as strong output in Australia more than offset weakness at the Iron Ore Company of Canada, which was hampered by extreme cold that swept North America.

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Related Topix: Rio Tinto, Companhia Vale do Rio Doce, Weather

15 hrs ago | Yahoo!

Walsh taking Rio 'back to the future'

Chief executive Sam Walsh says since taking over the reins of Australia's biggest producer of iron ore he has been "taking Rio Tinto back to the future".

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19 hrs ago | Yahoo!

Rio misses guidance but bullish for 2014

Rio Tinto has kicked off 2014 by missing expectations for iron ore output, but has stuck to its full year guidance.

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20 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

Steel Dynamics (STLD) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday

Steel Dynamics will be issuing its Q114 quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April 16th.

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Related Topix: Steel Dynamics, Steel

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Business Journal

Washington University students continue Peabody protest

Washington University students continue their on-campus sit-in today, protesting the school's ties with Peabody Energy .

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AmericanBankingNews.com

Alcoa (AA) - Analysts' Recent Ratings Updates

Alcoa was upgraded by analysts at Deutsche Bank from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating.

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Seeking Alpha

The Tortoise Series: Part 19 - Potash Corp. Fertilizer Or Just A Load Of Manure?

This is part 19 in a continuing series on building a dividend income equity portfolio with lower market risk and boosted yield using covered option writing.

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Related Topix: Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan, Chemicals, Canada, Agriculture, Science

Business Journal

Worthington Industries dissolves wind tower joint venture that was to employ 150 in Wyoming

A major partnership between Worthington Industries Inc. and a Spanish steel company to produce 300 wind towers annually is over before it started.

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Related Topix: Industrial Machines, Steel, Worthington Inds, Matt Mead, US Governors, Columbus, OH

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Gold Fields Is Increasing Production, Decreasing Costs

Gold Fields is one of the more misunderstood gold mining companies. It has a reputation of being a South African miner with high production costs and no production growth.

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Related Topix: GFI Software, Barrick Gold

Iol.co.za

European stocks end higher

European stocks pared earlier losses and rebounded from their worst week in a month, led by a rally in miners, while investors weighed violence in Ukraine.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Randgold Resources

AmericanBankingNews.com

BHP Billiton plc Receives "Hold" Rating from Canaccord Genuity

's stock had its "hold" rating reiterated by research analysts at Canaccord Genuity in a report released on Monday, Stock Ratings Network.com reports.

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AmericanBankingNews.com

BHP Billiton plc's "Overweight" Rating Reaffirmed at Barclays

's stock had its "overweight" rating restated by stock analysts at Barclays in a report issued on Monday, Stock Ratings News reports.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Blount International, BHP Billiton

AmericanBankingNews.com

Antofagasta plc Downgraded to Hold at Canaccord Genuity

A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on ANFGY. Analysts at UBS AG downgraded shares of Antofagasta plc from a "neutral" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note on Wednesday, April 9th.

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GuruFocus.com

5-year lows: Coeur Mining Inc, National Bank Holdings Corp, PlyGem Holdings Inc, and Ruckus ...

According to GuruFocus list of 5-year lows , these Guru stocks have reached their 5-year lows: Coeur Mining Inc, National Bank Holdings Corp, PlyGem Holdings Inc, and Ruckus Wireless Inc. The prices of Coeur Mining shares have declined to close to the 5-year low of $8.85, which is 76.5% off the 5-year high of $37.59.

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Related Topix: Coeur D Alene Mines, Financial Markets

Washington Times

Va. trial set for coal companies' legal battle

The Charleston Gazette says an April 21 trial is set in Grundy, Va., for a lawsuit filed by Hugh Caperton against Massey Energy.

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Related Topix: Grundy, VA, Massey Energy

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