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  1. Stocks Mixed As Yellen Speaks; Depomed, Home Depot, BHP SurgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Investor's Business Daily

    The Dow Jones industrial average ticked up 0.1%. The S&P 500 dipped a fraction and the Nasdaq shed 0.2%.

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  2. BHP Billiton Profit Dipped But Topped Analyst ViewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Investor's Business Daily

    ... fell 47% to $4.27 billion but beat the $3.6 billion analysts were expecting. Revenue fell 12% to $29.9 billion. BHP Billiton saw an increase in onshore U.S. liquids volumes, as momentum continued in the Permian basin in Texas. Earlier this year, BHP ...

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  3. Wall Street Breakfast: Markets Await Yellen TestimonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Seeking Alpha

    ... viewed as prone to fleeing during a crisis or a stressed environment, sources told WSJ . JPM -0.2% premarket. BHP Billiton reported a 47% Y/Y drop in net profit as its two most important commodities, iron ore and oil, collapsed in value last year, ...

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  4. UPDATE 1-BHP chief warns of continuing downward pressure on iron ore pricesRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Reuters

    The head of the world's largest mining company BHP Billiton said on Tuesday that the price of its main commodity, iron ore, is likely to fall in the near term under pressure from increasing global supply. BHP Billiton and peers Rio Tinto and Vale are pushing additional ore into a market where there is a lack of corresponding demand growth.

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  5. Asian Stocks Advance as BHP, Taiwan Semiconductor Boost IndexRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Washington Post

    ... MSCI Asia Pacific Index added 0.1 percent to 145.18 as of 4.03 p.m. in Hong Kong, poised for a five-month high. BHP Billiton Ltd. climbed 2.9 percent in Sydney after reporting earnings that beat analyst expectations and increasing its dividend, ...

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  6. BHP profit falls 47% as commodity prices slideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | MarketWatch

    BHP Billiton Ltd. reported a 47% decline in first-half profit amid a downturn in world commodity markets, and said it had further deepened cost-cutting to counter weaker prices as a decadelong resources boom fades. BHP--the world's biggest mining company by market value--said it recorded a net profit of US$4.27 billion for the six months through December, down from a US$8.11 billion profit a year earlier.

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  7. European Stocks Are Little Changed Before Yellen TestimonyRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Bloomberg

    ... Chair testifies before the Senate Banking Committee on the U.S. economy, monetary policy and global outlook. BHP Billiton Ltd. rose 3.4 percent after the world's biggest mining company reported first-half earnings that beat analysts' projections as ...

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  8. BHP Digs Deep for InvestorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Wall Street Journal

    BHP Billiton Ltd. sought to satisfy yield-hungry investors with the promise of higher returns despite a sharp fall in first-half profit, reinforcing a shift among the world's largest mining companies to give more cash back to investors as a decadelong commodities boom fades.

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  9. UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb. 24Read the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Reuters

    Britain's FTSE 100 futures edged up 0.1 percent on Tuesday, with the cash market also set for a steady start according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on * BHP BILLITON : Global miner BHP Billiton posted a 31 percent drop in half-year profit as prices for all its main products collapsed, but beat market forecasts and flagged further belt tightening to withstand the tough conditions.

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  10. BHP profit beats estimatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Iol.co.za

    BHP Billiton Ltd, the world's biggest mining company, reported better-than-expected first-half earnings as it set out plans to cut project spending to the lowest since 2010. Underlying profit was $5.4 billion in the six months to December 31 from $7.8 billion a year earlier, Melbourne-based BHP said on Tuesday in a statement.

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  11. BHP Profit Falls as Mining Boom FadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Wall Street Journal

    BHP Billiton Ltd. reported a 47% decline in first-half profit amid a downturn in world commodity markets, and said it had further deepened cost-cutting to counter weaker prices as a decadelong resources boom fades. BHP-the world's biggest mining company by market value-said it recorded a net profit of US$4.27 billion for the six months through December, down from a US$8.11 billion profit a year earlier.

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  12. BHP half-year profit slides, but beats forecastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Globe and Mail

    File photo of a promotional sign adorning a stage at a BHP Billiton function in central Sydney August 20, 2013. File photo of a promotional sign adorning a stage at a BHP Billiton function in central Sydney August 20, 2013.

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  13. BHP Billiton profit falls as commodity prices slideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | MarketWatch

    BHP Billiton Ltd. reported a 47% decline in first-half profit amid a downturn in world commodity markets, and said it had further deepened cost-cutting to counter weaker prices as a decade-long resources boom fades. -the world's biggest mining company by market value-said it recorded a net profit of $4.27 billion for the six months through December, down from a $8.11 billion profit a year earlier.

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  14. 5 Sustainable Dividend Growth Stocks With High Yields And Low PayoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Seeking Alpha

    ... and steady dividend income, seek out companies that pay reasonably generous dividends, such as 2.5% or more. BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ) has a market capitalization of $132.29 billion. The company employs 47,044 people, generates revenue of $67,206.00 ...

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  15. Dare To Buy BHP Billiton Amid Current UncertaintiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Seeking Alpha

    Continuing the metals & mining spree I recently started, I have decided to cover BHP Billiton , the biggest diversified M&M in the world - measured by Enterprise Value and revenues. To compare: Rio Tinto , BHP Billiton's nearest competitor I covered earlier this week , is about two-thirds the size of this giant, although in terms of revenues, Rio Tinto is slightly more effective, with the proportion north of 70% of BHP Billiton's revenues.

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  16. Iron Ore: Is The Time Right To Get On Board?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Seeking Alpha

    ... produce the commodity economically. As prices currently sit below $70, producers like Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO ), BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ) (NYSE: BBL ) and Vale (NYSE: VALE ), who in most cases produce iron ore at prices below $40 per ton, continue to ...

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  17. BHP chief to shed light on mining-spinoff planRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | MarketWatch

    BHP Billiton Ltd.'s diversification across commodities from aluminum to oil earned it darling status in an industry where many of its rivals were shackled to the fortunes of a single commodity. This week, though, investors expect CEO Andrew Mackenzie to shed more light on his proposal to tack away from that strategy as BHP completes plans for one of the largest spinoffs in mining history.

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  18. OZ Minerals: Limbo Until Further NoticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Seeking Alpha

    We see upside, and a possibility for OZ Minerals to be taken over by a party wishing to control the Carapateena project. South Australia is host to one of the largest copper mines in the world, the mighty Olympic Dam mine operated by BHP Billiton .

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  19. Hold On With Rio TintoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Seeking Alpha

    ... the benefit of M&M companies as costs are denominated in local currencies. Anglo-American (OTCPK: AAUKY ) and BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ) have already noticed that by the year-end. For the long-term, however, Rio Tinto is positioned correctly: despite ...

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  20. Fortescue CEO Blames Rio, BHP for Poor Iron Ore PricesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Resource Investing News

    Mining Australia reported that Nev Power, CEO of Fortescue Metals Group Ltd. , has blamed Rio Tinto plc and BHP Billiton Ltd. for poor iron ore prices. It comes in the wake of an enormous profit crash, which saw Fortescue's first half profit fall 81 per cent year on year.

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