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18 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

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.

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Related Topix: Mining, Rio Tinto, BHP Billiton, Metals, Companhia Vale do Rio Doce

Thu Aug 28, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

BHP Billiton Limited Earns "Buy" Rating from Deutsche Bank

's stock had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday.

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Seeking Alpha

BHP Billiton Restructures For Growth, Continuing Reign As Global Mining Giant

Reportedly, BHP will spin off a number of assets into a new company, aptly-named NewCo, to be listed on Australian stock exchange and in Johannesburg.

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Related Topix: Mining, Australia, Oceania, World News,

Bloomberg

Asian Stocks Fall as Yen Strength Drags Down Japan Shares

BHP Billiton Ltd., the world's largest mining company, accounted for the largest drag on the regional gauge, dropping 1.2 percent in Sydney.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Mining, BHP Billiton, Metals, RiskMetrics, MSCI

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Washington Post

Steelmaker Sees Iron Ore Extending Drop on Overcapacity at Mines

Iron ore prices will fall further because there's too much supply of the main ingredient for steel, the head of Austria's largest steelmaker said, deepening a slump that's curbed profits at world's largest miners.

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Related Topix: Rio Tinto Group, Mining, Metals, BHP Billiton, Science / Technology

Seeking Alpha

Glencore, Jinchuan front runners to buy BHP's Nickel West

Commodity trader and miner Glencore and Chinese nickel producer Jinchuan Group are the front runners to buy BHP Billiton's Australian Nickel West division, Reuters reports.

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Related Topix: Mining

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Asian shares take cue from Wall Street, Nikkei up on tech shares, dollar [Forexpros]

Investing.com - Investing.com - Asian shares took a cue fom Wall Street and gained on Wednesday with the Nikkei 225 up 0.4% on a slightly stronger dollar and gains in technology shares.

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Related Topix: Mining, Financial Markets

Bloomberg

Iron Ore Risks Extending Drop to Lowest Since 2009 on Supply

Iron ore prices are at risk of slumping to the lowest level since 2009 as increased supplies from Australia and Brazil boost a global surplus and prompt the closure of some higher-cost Chinese suppliers.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Brazil, Australia, China, Mining

Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Age

BHP split divides investors

Last week the world's largest mining company confirmed a $US15 billion spin-off freeing up cash flow for BHP and allowing it to continue to expand its four key commodities: iron ore, petroleum, copper and coal, with potash lingering as a fifth option.

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Related Topix: Mining

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%.

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Related Topix: BHP Billiton, Mining

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Insider Monkey

Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (FOX), BHP Billiton Limited (ADR) (BHP)...

A former employee of Salomon Brothers and Goldman Sachs, Sir Michael Hintze has founded CQS Cayman LP in 1999.

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Related Topix: Mining, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

The Age

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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Related Topix: Mining

Seeking Alpha

BHP Billiton Will Create Value For Shareholders In The Long Term

BHP Billiton's shares fell sharply after the announcement of the spin-off; however, the drop in shares was due to the fact that the company did not announce a share buyback.

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Related Topix: Mining, Companhia Vale do Rio Doce

Sys-Con Media

Financial Results, Technical Update, Upcoming Earnings, Dividend, and ...

Today, Analysts Review released its research reports regarding BHP Billiton Limited , EOG Resources Inc. , Baker Hughes Incorporated , LyondellBasell Industries NV and Apache Corporation .

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Related Topix: EOG Resources, Energy, Oil & Gas, Mining, Baker Hughes, Apache, Apache Software Foundation

Thu Aug 21, 2014

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, Mining, Metals

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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Related Topix: Mining

The Motley Fool

3 Reasons BHP Billiton Ltd Stock Could Rise

That positions it to prosper alongside the global recovery, and it's taking the steps needed to ensure that it gets a bigger piece of that demand going forward.

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Sys-Con Media

Heron Resources Limited Announces Implementation of Scheme of Arrangement and TSX Listing

Pursuant to the Scheme, the Company acquired all of the issued and outstanding ordinary shares of TriAusMin , and issued as consideration to all eligible shareholders of TriAusMin, one ordinary share of Heron for every 2.33 TriAusMin Shares held.

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Mining,

The Age

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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Related Topix: BHP Billiton, Mining, Metals

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, Mining, Agriculture, Science

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