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  1. Australia shares slip to 11-week low, investors eye FedRead the original story

    25 min ago | Reuters

    ... Chinese steel mills would replenish stockpiles ahead of a long holiday next month. Global iron ore miners BHP Billiton Ltd and Rio Tinto Ltd both added 0.6 percent. Iluka Resources Ltd rose 0.2 percent, while Oz Minerals Ltd jumped 1.2 percent. Sai ...

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  2. BHP Billiton Limited's Underperform Rating Reiterated at Credit SuisseRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... currently have a $17.00 target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of $38.00. Shares of BHP Billiton Limited ( ASX:BHP ) traded up 0.28% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting A$35.740. The stock had a trading volume of ...

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  3. Mining giants may hoard cash as iron ore prices sagRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Reuters

    Sagging iron ore prices raise the prospect the world's biggest miners will shelve plans to return excess cash to shareholders in February, despite promises to investors who had hoped to reap the benefits of two years of austerity. Stung by slower growth in China, global miners have reined in expansion plans and brought in new management to sell assets and drive their mines harder, raising hopes that BHP Billiton alone could hand back up to $8 billion to investors.

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  4. Guru Stocks at 52-Week Lows: BHP, GSK, VOD, LYG, TEFRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | GuruFocus.com

    The prices of BHP Billiton Ltd shares have declined to close to the 52-week low of $64.42, which is 15.2% off the 52-week high of $73.91. BHP Billiton is owned by 6 Gurus we are tracking.

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  5. Transocean Partners: Drop-Down Inventory Offers Visible GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... to be placed into service between 3Q14 and 2Q17 and are already contracted with high quality customers such as BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ), Shell (NYSE: RDS.B ), and Chevron (NYSE: CVX ). RIGS also has a right of first offer to any rigs which ...

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  6. UPDATE 5-China seeks cleaner coal imports, some Australian miners hitRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... product from Australia," he said. Among the larger mines that would not meet restrictions on ash content are BHP Billiton's Mount Arthur operations, which produce about 16 million tonnes a year, Glencore's Mangoola mine, Rio Tinto's Hunter Valley ...

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  7. Australia: Shares dip on weak Wall Street, resources climbRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Business Times

    ... in the economy. The resources sector accounted for most of the gains in early trade, with global miners BHP Billiton Ltd and Rio Tinto Ltd adding 0.6 per cent and 0.8 per cent each. World no 4 iron ore miner Fortescue Metals Group Ltd jumped 2.5 per ...

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  8. Heron Resources Frees Up Register to Progress WoodlawnRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Resource Investing News

    Heron Resources announced last Friday that the last of its two major cornerstone investors has exited the company, with Vale selling down its 9-percent stake via a book build to local retail and institutional investors. That follows the departure of BHP Billiton , which sold its 10.4-percent stake in late August in an off-market transfer to Sprott and Exploration Capital Partners 2008.

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  9. Australia shares dip on weak Wall Street, resources climbRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... in the economy. The resources sector accounted for most of the gains in early trade, with global miners BHP Billiton Ltd and Rio Tinto Ltd adding 0.6 percent and 0.8 percent each. World no.4 iron ore miner Fortescue Metals Group Ltd jumped 2.5 ...

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  10. After standoff, Vale and China's Cosco both claim shipping victoryRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    ... right, it will mark a long-awaited breakthrough for Vale, allowing it to better compete with Australian rivals BHP Billiton Ltd ( Under the new deal, Vale agreed to sell and then lease back four of its mega-ships from Cosco, as well as committing to ...

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  11. UPDATE 2-China to ban imports of high ash, high sulphur coal from 2015Read the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    ... how much of that goes to China. Among the larger operations that would not meet restrictions on ash content are BHP Billiton's Mount Arthur operations, which produce about 16 million tonnes a year, Glencore's Mangoola mine, Rio Tinto's Hunter Valley ...

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  12. Australia shares seen steadying, iron ore jump may buoy marketRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    ... No.2 economy. * Over 2,000 workers at the world's largest copper mine, Chile's Escondida which is controlled by BHP Billiton Ltd , will strike on Sept.22 and 24. INSTRUMENT LAST PCT CHG NET CHG S&P 500 1984.13 -0.07% -1.410 USD/JPY 107.13 -0.03% ...

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  13. BHP Billiton Limited Sees Unusually Large Options VolumeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Shares of BHP Billiton Limited were the target of unusually large options trading activity on Monday. Stock traders acquired 20,854 put options on the company, AnalystRatingsNetwork.com reports.

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  14. BHP Billiton: Making All The Right MovesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Seeking Alpha

    Shares of BHP Billiton have been pretty much stuck in the $60 to $70 range for over a year. Matter of fact, shares are trading at the same price as last year.

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  15. EOG Resources: There Is Still Time To Grow With The Growing U.S. Oil ProductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Seeking Alpha

    ... between January 2011 and April 2014. The company's peers include Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC ), BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE: BHP ), ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP ), Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE: DVN ), EP Energy Corporation (NYSE: EPE ), ...

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  16. Australia shares lose ground on China data, miners recover modestlyRead the original story

    Sunday | Reuters

    ... for immediate delivery to China's Tianjin port .IO62-CNI=SI posted a modest uptick of 0.1 percent. Global miner BHP Billiton Ltd added 0.4 percent, while world No.4 iron ore miner Fortescue Metals Group Ltd climbed 1 percent. Investors would be ...

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  17. Iron Age For Australia Ends As Price Of Key Steelmaking Ingredient Dips Below $83/TonneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | International Business Times

    ... pinpoint the decline in price to the large increases in supply for the big exporters such as (ASX: RIO), BHP Billiton (ASX: BHP), Fortescue Metals Group (FMG) and Vale of Brazil. But they added other factors come into play such as the weak Chinese ...

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  18. Boom over: The end of the iron ore ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... something like a death spiral. A huge increase in iron ore supply from the major exporters - Rio Tinto, BHP Billiton, Brazil's Vale and Fortescue Metals Group - has correctly been named as a major factor driving prices lower, but ANZ commodity ...

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  19. Guinea Said in Talks on $14 Billion Bauxite Mine Forsaken by BHPRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Bloomberg

    China 's Shandong Xinfa Aluminum & Electricity Group is in talks with Guinea to invest $14 billion in a bauxite project abandoned by BHP Billiton Ltd. , said a government official with knowledge of the matter. Shandong Xinfa led a group that beat three other bidders in a government tender for the bauxite concession about 150 kilometers north of the capital Conakry, said the person, who asked not be identified as the information isn't yet public.

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  20. AngloGold Share Sale Paulson Hates Said Pushed by Central BankRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Bloomberg

    ... investors, was rebuffed by government officials last year, people familiar with the matter said at the time. BHP Billiton Ltd. (BLT) , the world's largest diversified miner, has also said it will include all its South African operations in a plan to ...

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