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Yesterday | The Northern Miner

Northern Uranium thinks outside the box in Manitoba

Conventional thinking amongst Canadian uranium explorers has been shifting over the past few years, and Northern Uranium is hoping to be the next outfit to make a world-class discovery outside Saskatchewan's prolific Athabasca Basin.

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Related Topix: Cameco, Mining

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Northern Miner

U.S. equities edge higher, July 14-18

The downing of a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet by suspected pro-Russian militants in Ukraine and Israel's invasion of Gaza triggered a selloff on July 17, but U.S. markets managed to end the July 14-18 trading week in positive territory with the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.92% or 156.37 points to 17,100.18 and the S&P 500 Index up 0.54% ... (more)

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Related Topix: 9, Cameco, Mining

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Uranium Miners Rebound On Nuclear Renaissance Restart

Uranium decline has been due to Japan shutting down reactors. The price may begin rising as nuclear reactors are turned back on.

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Related Topix: Cameco, Mining

GlobeNewswire

Nanophase Technologies Announces Second Quarter 2014 Financial Conference Call

Nanophase Technologies Corporation , a technology leader in nanomaterials and advanced nanoengineered products, today announced the Company will disseminate a financial news release for the second quarter of 2014 on Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at 3:00 p.m. CDT, 4:00 p.m. EDT.

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Related Topix: Mining, Nanophase Technologies, ISO 9000

Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Motley Fool

Cameco Corp: Has the Long Thesis Changed?

I argued that if Japan turned on its reactors, uranium prices would increase and Cameco would rally.

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Related Topix: Cameco, Mining

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Uranium output at Cameco Cigar Lake mine delayed by freezing problem

Canadian uranium miner Cameco Corp said on Wednesday that some ore from its Cigar Lake, Saskatchewan, mine would not be milled until early 2015, instead of before the end of 2014, due to problems with a mining process that involves freezing the ore and the ground around it.

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Related Topix: Mining, Cameco, Canada, Nuclear Energy

Seeking Alpha

Cameco: Light At The End Of The Japanese Tunnel?

Newsflow from Japan is finally improving: two Kyushu Electric reactors got the NRA safety clearance and could restart in coming months.

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Related Topix: Mining, Cameco, World News, Japan, Asia, Financial Markets, Nuclear Energy

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Metal Center News

2-2011 News: Brush Changes Name to Materion

Brush Engineered Materials Inc., Mayfield Heights, Ohio, will change its name to Materion Corp. and unify all of its businesses under the new name effective March 8. The company says it is announcing the new name ahead of the formal name change to give advance notice to its investors, customers, suppliers, partners, the media and other parties.

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Related Topix: Brush Wellman, Mining, Mayfield Heights, OH, Opinion

Tue Jul 08, 2014

TheStreet.com

Why USEC (USU) Stock Is Surging Today

The plan would put the company, which the U.S. government contracts, into the hands of bondholders.

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Related Topix: USEC, Mining, Economics News, Bankruptcy, Department of Energy, TheStreet, Financial Markets

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Benzinga

USEC Announces Court Has Approved Disclosure Statement

USEC Inc. announced that it will soon begin soliciting holders of USEC's convertible notes as well as its two preferred stockholders for votes on the Company's Plan of Reorganization following today's hearing and order by Judge Christopher S. Sontchi in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.

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Related Topix: USEC, Mining, Economics News, Bankruptcy

TheStreet.com

Why USEC (USU) Stock Is A 'Sell' At TheStreet

"We rate USEC INC a SELL. This is based on the combination of unfavorable investment measures, which should drive this stock to significantly underperform the majority of stocks that we rate.

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Related Topix: USEC, Mining, Financial Markets

Benzinga

Morning Market Losers

USEC dipped 17.57% to $6.05. USEC shares have jumped 114.96% over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 21.67% in the same period.

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Related Topix: USEC, Mining, Confluence Solar

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Apple Keeps Liquidmetal iWatch Dream Alive With New Patent

A recently published Apple patent spotted by Apple Insider shows that the Cupertino-based company is continuing to explore the use of an incredibly strong alloy known as Liquidmetal.

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Related Topix: Mining, Liquidmetal Technologies, Apple, Startups

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Metal Center News

2-2011 News: Brush Changes Name to Materion

Brush Engineered Materials Inc., Mayfield Heights, Ohio, will change its name to Materion Corp. and unify all of its businesses under the new name effective March 8. The company says it is announcing the new name ahead of the formal name change to give advance notice to its investors, customers, suppliers, partners, the media and other parties.

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Related Topix: Brush Wellman, Mining, Mayfield Heights, OH, Opinion

Fri Jul 04, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

Insider Buying: Liquidmetal Technologies CFO Buys 85,250 Shares of Stock

Liquidmetal Technologies CFO Tony Chung acquired 85,250 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction dated Monday, June 30th.

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Related Topix: Liquidmetal Technologies, Mining

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Seeking Alpha

USEC Inc. - Stock Price Disconnected From Reality

USU's stock is up from $3.03 on June 30, 2014 to $11.11 per share - a gain of more than 250% with no change in fundamentals.

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Related Topix: USEC, Mining, Economics News, Bankruptcy, Nuclear Energy

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

R. Bard, Inc. today announced that it will host a conference call on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 5:00 PM EDT, to discuss the company's second quart... )--Silego introduces another member of the GreenFET3 load switch product family, an advanced SLG59M1563V, with a power good output as an additional feature, provi... )--Radisys and solution partner ... (more)

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Related Topix: USEC, Mining, C R Bard, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Agilent Technologies, Startups

Business Wire

USEC Statement on Trading in Its Common Stock

The company stated that its policy is not to comment on unusual market activity.

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Related Topix: USEC, Mining

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Will Sapphire Make Corning's Gorilla Glass History?

Corning is trading at its 52-week high. The company's shares have gained more than 23% in 2014.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Corning Cable Systems, Telecom, Corning, Electronics, Apple, Startups, iPhone, Mining, Liquidmetal Technologies

Sun Jun 29, 2014

International Business Times

iPhone 6 Release Date Update: 6 Apple Patents Likely to Become Killer Features on Sept 19

After all, according to Apple Insider , Apple has invested hundreds of million dollars on the materials that allegedly will make the next iPhone prettier and tougher.

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Related Topix: iPhone, Mining, Liquidmetal Technologies

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