4 hrs ago
Miners: Iron ore hit by China squeeze, stockpiles
Executives at two of the world's largest iron-ore mining companies warned that China's credit squeeze and massive stockpiles are dragging on ore prices but were confident iron will bounce.
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9 hrs ago
China financing, record stockpiles pile pressure on iron ore
Chinese steel mills and traders holding iron ore as collateral for financing are rushing to sell to repay loans, traders said, piling more pressure on the steel-making raw material that has lost over a fifth of its value this year.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Citigroup Inc. Lowers Rio Tinto plc Price Target to GBX 3,950
The firm currently has a "buy" rating on the stock. Citigroup Inc.'s price target would indicate a potential upside of 23.44% from the company's current price.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Ousted Rio Tinto chief set to head under-fire Vedanta
The mining boss ousted from Rio Tinto after multi-billion pound writedowns for ill-judged take-overs is to become chief executive of controversial Vedanta Resources.
Market Report: Rio Tinto mulls Canada venture
Investors must still remember its disastrous 23billion acquisition of aluminium giant Alcan in 2007, a bruising top-of-the-market deal when Rio itself was under pressure from industry rivals to either get bigger or be bought.
Rio Tinto plc Rating Reiterated by Canaccord Genuity
's stock had its "buy" rating restated by research analysts at Canaccord Genuity in a report released on Thursday, StockRatingsNetwork reports.
Vedanta names former Rio Tinto chief as new CEO
Vedanta Resources PLC Thursday announced that Tom Albanese will take over from Chief Executive Mahendra Singh Mehta, who is retiring.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Rio Tinto Tenders Unique Offering of Rough Diamonds
Press Release: Rio Tinto has announced its first rough diamonds tender for 2014 to be held in Israel and Antwerp from 9 March to the 28 March.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Plans are shipshape as massive Rio Tinto smelter upgrade sails ahead
A Baltic Sea cruise ship is moored at a Vancouver dry dock as the vessel is fitted for a vital role in the modernization of the Rio Tinto Alcan aluminum smelter in Kitimat, B.C. A partnership that includes the Haisla Nation has leased the Silja Festival and is converting it to serve as housing for up to 600 construction workers.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Asanko Gold Appoints Colin Steyn as Chairman
The other members of the Board are Peter Breese , Peter Bradford, Gordon Fretwell, Marcel de Groot, Michael Price and Shawn Wallace.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
International Business Times
Australian Stock Market Report - Morning 3/3/14
In US economic data, preliminary figures showed the US economy grew at a 2.4% annual rate in the December quarter, just short of forecasts but down from the 3.2% flash reading.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Rio Tinto plc Downgraded to Hold at Liberum Capital
They currently have a GBX 3,600 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of GBX 3,450 .
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Rio Tinto plc Rating Reiterated by JPMorgan Chase & Co.
's stock had its "overweight" rating reiterated by investment analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Rio Tinto's Walsh Still Faces Major Challenges Ahead
After a year at the helm of Rio Tinto PLC, Chief Executive Sam Walsh has trimmed the mining's giant's ballooning debt, sold off noncore assets and promised to slash capital spending 38% over the next two years.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Rio Tinto plc PT Raised to GBX 4,400 at Jefferies Group
The firm currently has a "buy" rating on the stock. Jefferies Group's price objective would indicate a potential upside of 22.19% from the stock's previous close.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Northern Dynasty announces resignation of director
Mr. Scott was first appointed to the Board in 2007 in conjunction with an investment in shares of the Company made by an affiliate of Rio Tinto plc, which currently holds approximately 19.1% of Northern Dynasty's issued and outstanding shares.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
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Will Miners Continue to Benefit From Weaker Emerging Market Currencies?
Both posted strong results for the six-month and full-year ended December 31, 2013, indicating that their cost-cutting measures are working.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Rio Tinto's "Outperform" Rating Reaffirmed at Zacks
's stock had its "outperform" rating reiterated by Zacks in a research report issued on Wednesday, AmericanBankingNews.com reports.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
BHP Billiton half-year profit rises
BHP-the world's largest mining company by output-reported a net profit of US$8.11 billion in the six months through Dec. 31, up from a profit of US$4.43 billion in the year earlier period.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
BHP tipped to post $US7bn profit
Mining giant BHP Billiton is expected to have arrested a two year earnings slide in the past six months, and shareholders may be rewarded with an increased dividend.