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BHP assures break-up does not amount to South Africa exit, FT says
Anglo American CEO sees iron-ore prices under pressure, WSJ says The CEO of miner Anglo American Mark Cutifani said he is worried about the outlook for iron-ore, says the Wall Street Journal.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
BHP Billiton plc Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank
's stock had its "buy" rating reissued by equities researchers at Deutsche Bank in a research note issued on Monday.
BHP Billiton plc Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Credit Suisse
's stock had its "underperform" rating reissued by equities researchers at Credit Suisse in a research report issued on Monday.
BHP Billiton plc's "Neutral" Rating Reaffirmed at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
's stock had its "neutral" rating reissued by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Vale, BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto
Iron ore prices had a bullish run in 2013, in contrast to other base metals, thanks to heightened demand from steel end-consumers, particularly in the Chinese construction sector.
BHP Billiton plc Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
BHP Billiton plc has received a consensus recommendation of "Buy" from the eight brokerages that are covering the company, AnalystRatingsNetwork.com reports .
Mon Aug 25, 2014
The Northern Miner
Peregrine shares drop on dilutive $15M financing
Shares in Peregrine Diamonds fell by more than 20% today on news of a $15.1-million rights offering that could dilute the stock by 100%.
BHP Billiton plc (BLT) - Investment Analysts' Recent Ratings Updates
A number of firms have modified their ratings and price targets on shares of BHP Billiton plc recently: BHP Billiton plc had its "market perform" rating reaffirmed by analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
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.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
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.
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.
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 .
BHP Billiton plc (ADR) (BBL) & Glencore PLC (GLEN) are Two Completely ...
BHP Billiton plc recently announced that it would be spinning off assets into a new global metal and mining company.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
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.
BHP Billiton plc Downgraded by Citigroup Inc.
BHP Billiton plc traded down 6.17% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $65.23.
BHP to Spin Off $15 B of Assets, Maersk Net Soars
BHP Billiton net soared 23% to $13.8 billion and intends to spin off $15 billion of assets.
Top News: Pound Falls To Four-Month Low As Uk Inflation Slows To 1.6%
BHP Billiton PLC confirmed that it will demerge its aluminium, coal, manganese, nickel and silver assets into a new company, pledging to cut costs and improve the productivity of its remaining businesses in an attempt to boost shareholder returns.
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.
Sydney Morning Herald
BHP to split business on back of $14b profit
BHP Billiton will push ahead with a demerger of non-core assets that will include coal mines in Australia's Illawarra region, after reporting an improved full year profit.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
BHP Billiton plc's "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Investec
's stock had its "hold" rating restated by investment analysts at Investec in a note issued to investors on Monday.