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  1. Using Reversion To The Mean To Gauge Total Return Expectations: A Portfolio ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    ... like most things in life, revert to the average. Here's what I found: A couple things certainly stand out. BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ), one of my long-term holdings, trades right around its historical PE ratio - and yet while analysts fully expect ...

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  2. U.K. Stocks Rise, Trimming Weekly Drop, as Lloyds, Miners ClimbRead the original story

    Friday | The Washington Post

    Lloyds Banking Group Plc rallied 6.7 percent as Britain's biggest mortgage lender said it will exceed its lending profitability target after first-quarter earnings beat analyst estimates. Miners gained with Anglo American Plc, Rio Tinto Group and BHP Billiton Ltd. rising more than 3 percent.

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  3. Vale Debt Rating Cut On Iron Ore Price DropRead the original story

    Friday | Marine News

    ... as economic growth in China, the largest maker of steel, slows. Meanwhile, Vale, along with its main rivals BHP Billiton Ltd and Rio Tinto Ltd, has been expanding production to take market share away from higher-cost rivals. Unlike BHP and Rio ...

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  4. Lloyds, Miners Advances Push U.K. Shares Higher for Second DayRead the original story

    Friday | The Washington Post

    Lloyds Banking Group Plc rallied 6.7 percent as Britain's biggest mortgage lender said it will exceed its lending profitability target after first-quarter earnings beat analyst estimates. Miners gained with Anglo American Plc, Rio Tinto Group and BHP Billiton Ltd. rising more than 3 percent.

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  5. U.K. Stocks Retreat to Extend Weekly Drop While Lloyds AdvancesRead the original story

    Friday | The Washington Post

    ... after first-quarter earnings beat analyst estimates. Miners gained with Anglo American Plc, Rio Tinto Group and BHP Billiton Ltd. rising more than 2.7 percent.

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  6. Potash Sector: Is Consolidation Heading Its Way?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Seeking Alpha

    ... potential in the potash sector are either in the process of entering the market, or have expressed interest. BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ) and Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO ) are two examples. Properties in Saskatchewan, the potash capital of the world, are a ...

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  7. Iron Ore Price Rally Comes to a Halt; Vale Plans to Reduce OutputRead the original story

    Thursday | Resource Investing News

    ... long. It seems that the volatility in the iron ore space has finally started to weigh on industry giants, with BHP Billiton (ASX: BHP ,NYSE:BHP,LSE:BLT) deciding to slow expansion at its Inner Harbour Debottlenecking project last week. While that ...

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  8. Vale Earnings Fall to Six-Year Low as China Steel Boom FadesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Washington Post

    ... was the lowest Ebitda since the second quarter of 2009. Top global miners including Vale, Rio Tinto Group and BHP Billiton Ltd. are raising output of the steelmaking ingredient, a strategy aimed at capturing market share from smaller, higher- cost ...

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  9. Singapore's government says it's not a tax haven, it's a value-adding hubRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... allow companies doing business there to pay no or very little tax. Companies such as Google, Apple, Microsoft, BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto have all admitted in recent hearings as part of the Senate inquiry into corporate tax avoidance that they are ...

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  10. Rally in iron ore prices is on shaky ground, WSJ's Denning writesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Seeking Alpha

    ... to pivot away from fixed-asset investment and its need to deal with bad debt - remain. Bulls also have cited BHP Billiton's (NYSE: BHP ) plans to scale back iron ore capacity expansion plans in Australia, but Caroline Bain at Capital Economics says ...

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  11. TMAC takes a go at Hope BayRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Northern Miner

    ... is relatively low because the asset benefits from more than $1 billion spent on it by previous owners, BHP Billiton (NYSE:BBL; LON:BLT), Miramar Mining and Newmont Mining (TSX:NMC; NYSE:NEM). "The main thing is that the invested capital that came ...

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  12. Iron Ore Market Is Still Fundamentally WeakRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Seeking Alpha

    A sharp rise in steel output in China in early April, along with BHP Billiton's decision to slow down its expansion have been responsible for the rally. Long-term prospects for iron ore look good as China has introduced a number of stimulus measures that will help the country's struggling construction industry.

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  13. A 30% Return In 3 Days? Why Not? An Introduction To Vale S.A.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Seeking Alpha

    Vale S.A. has been on quite a tear lately and since I cover Freeport-McMoRan regularly and BHP Billiton on occasion, I thought it was time to start researching VALE. While part of this article will be designed as an introduction to the company for new investors and a guide to what an analyst looks at when opening up coverage, there will also be a fun comparison for shareholders with the slides at the end.

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  14. U.K. Stocks Follow European Shares Lower as Mining Shares SlideRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Washington Post

    U.K. stocks slumped the most in almost a month after swinging between gains and losses, led by a drop in miners including BHP Billiton Ltd. and Rio Tinto Group. The FTSE 100 Index dropped 1.2 percent to 6,946.28 at the close in London, after gaining as much as 0.4 percent earlier in the day.

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  15. Nickel Remains a Hot Commodity Despite Price IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | International Business Times

    Nickel finally caught a break as it capped a huge two-session price gain after 11 months due to a pressure on supply. The supply constraint was brought by a strike at one of the world's largest nickel mines owned by Anglo-Australian firm BHP Billiton Ltd. in Colombia.

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  16. DryShips: Don't Expect A TurnaroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Seeking Alpha

    DryShips is facing a slew of headwinds due to its highly levered balance sheet, and the worrying part is that its financial debt-to-equity ratio is rising. Oversupply in the steel industry and a slowdown in economic growth in China will lead to a drop in freight rates, creating a headwind for DryShips.

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  17. U.K. Stocks Fluctuate as Drop in Mining Shares Offset Next RallyRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Washington Post

    U.K. stocks fluctuated, swinging between gains and losses, as a gain in Next Plc offset a drop in BHP Billiton Ltd. and Rio Tinto Group. Antofagasta Plc dropped 3.4 percent after cutting its copper production forecast for the year.

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  18. Iron Ore at Eight-Week High as Morgan Stanley Sees Midyear PeakRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Washington Post

    ... Iron ore entered a bull market last week and is headed for the biggest monthly climb since December 2012 after BHP Billiton Ltd. said it will defer port works in Australia, and smaller suppliers including Atlas Iron Ltd. suspended output. A floor ...

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  19. Should You Applaud Recent Surge In Metal ETFs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Seeking Alpha

    ... (last 5 days); down 0.1% (YTD); and down 2.1% (1 year) Along with the broader market tailwinds, a strike at BHP Billiton's (NYSE: BHP ) Cerro Matoso mine in Colombia flared up the supply shortage tension. This could make nickel ETFs true short-term ...

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  20. BHP demerger: Kiwis face tax billRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The New Zealand Herald

    A tax hit facing almost 13,000 New Zealand investors in Anglo-Australian mining giant BHP Billiton is a result of "illogical" treatment of corporate demergers. Photo / Thinkstock A tax hit facing almost 13,000 New Zealand investors in Anglo-Australian mining giant BHP Billiton is a result of "illogical" treatment of corporate demergers under this country's law, an analyst says.

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