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  1. Heron Resources Limited Announces Implementation of Scheme of Arrangement and TSX ListingRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Sys-Con Media

    ... shareholders. BHP Minerals Holdings Pty Ltd. ("BHP"), a private Australian company and a subsidiary of BHP Billiton Limited, held, directly and indirectly, 37,577,126 Heron Shares prior to the completion of the Scheme. Following implementation of ...

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  2. 'Bought on rumour, sold on fact'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | The Age

    Aus shares continue week's gains. BHP Billiton Limited unveils an annual profit jump and plans to create a new $15B spin off entity.

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  3. 17:03 Glencore to buy back $1bln of stock as profit gainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | AkiPress

    ... a $1 billion share buyback after first-half profit gained 8 percent on higher production. Investors in BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP) sent the stock down the most in more than three years in London yesterday after the world's biggest mining company chose ...

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  4. Eyes on Glencore Cash After BHP Disappoints on BuybackRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Bloomberg

    ... it said it wasn't ready yet to start returning cash to investors. Andrew Mackenzie, Chief Executive Officer of BHP Billiton Ltd., said he will now seek feedback from major shareholders. He attributed the slump in the company's share price to "buy ...

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  5. Fortescue Full-Year Earnings Rise 56% on Higher Ore OutputRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | The Washington Post

    ... is displaced through December, according to Rio Tinto Group. Prices probably won't rise above $100 a ton, BHP Billiton Ltd. CEO Andrew Mackenzie said yesterday. "They are still one of the most optimistic players out there in terms of the iron ore ...

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  6. Australia shares reverse early losses to end higher, BHP slumpsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Reuters

    Australian shares reversed early losses on Wednesday to edge higher as investors dumped shares of BHP Billiton after the global miner missed earnings expectations, though an upbeat finish on Wall Street helped boost the market.

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  7. BHP Billiton downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at Credit SuisseRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Theflyonthewall.com

    BHP Billiton says continues to review Nickel West, smaller assets BHP Billiton said continues to review Nickel West, New Mexico Coal and its smaller petroleum assets.

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  8. Fortescue plans to repay debt as profit jumpsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | MarketWatch

    ... second half on an emerging glut of the raw material. Major iron-ore producers including Rio Tinto PLC and BHP Billiton Ltd. have also been reporting record iron-ore output from the Pilbara, where the companies think they can produce the commodity ...

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  9. Asian Stocks Fall as BHP Billiton Drags Index Lower; QBE SurgesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Washington Post

    Asian stocks fell after valuations reached the highest level this year and as BHP Billiton Ltd. slumped, dragging materials shares to the largest decline on the regional gauge.

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  10. Asia Stocks Little Changed Near 6-Year High; BHP SlumpsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Bloomberg

    ... data showed the U.S. economy is strengthening and inflation is running below the Federal Reserve 's target. BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP) slumped. QBE Insurance Group Ltd. (QBE) surged 4.3 percent in Sydney as it completed a A$650 million ($604 million) ...

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  11. A 3-D printer is displayed at the 3D & Virtual Reality Exhibition in Tokyo, Japan.Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Bloomberg

    ... and bicycles , mining and metal companies are making a play to provide the raw materials. Suppliers including BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP) , and Baosteel Group Corp., the owner of China 's biggest publicly traded steelmaker, are backing research into 3-D ...

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  12. Australia shares dip as investors dump BHP on spin-off fearsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Reuters

    Australian stocks slipped on Wednesday as investors dumped shares of BHP Billiton after the global miner missed earnings expectations, though an upbeat finish on Wall Street helped temper losses as investors digested a raft of earnings.

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  13. Dollar Gains Versus Emerging Currencies While BHP SlidesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Bloomberg

    ... 's last meeting. Crude oil rose and Asian stocks fluctuated as Japanese shares extended their advance while BHP Billiton Ltd. fell. The greenback gained at least 0.2 percent against the currencies of South Korea , Malaysia and Thailand by 9:58 a.m. ...

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  14. 3-D Printed Jets and Bicycles Spur Demand for Metal: CommoditiesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Washington Post

    ... and bicycles, mining and metal companies are making a play to provide the raw materials. Suppliers including BHP Billiton Ltd., and Baosteel Group Corp., the owner of China's biggest publicly traded steelmaker, are backing research into 3-D printing ...

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  15. Australia stocks: BHP plunges, but QBE bounces backRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | MarketWatch

    The center of attention was BHP Billiton Ltd. its shares down just more than 4% after its earnings missed expectations and an anticipated stock buyback failed to materialize.

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  16. a BHP to spin off new metal and mining companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Business Journal

    Energy and mining giant BHP Billiton Ltd. will spin off its aluminum, manganese, nickel, silver and some of its coal operations into a new company, called only "NewCo" for now.

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  17. BHP spinoff creates potential takeover targetRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Seeking Alpha

    BHP Billiton's move to spin off a raft of assets it deems non-core - businesses that employ ~25% of the company's current workforce but deliver less than 10% of its profits - creates a new midsize metals player that could become a prime takeover target for rivals.

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  18. Dow Flirts With 19,000, S&P 500 Approaches 2,000 & NASDAQ Trading At 14-Year HighsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Benzinga

    ... and TJX Companies also contributed to create further momentum in the market. Analysts at Citigroup downgraded BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ) to Neutral from Buy. Shares lost 3.75 percent, closing at $70.03. Analysts at Deutsche Bank maintained a Buy ...

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  19. BHP Billiton Limited Cut to Neutral at Citigroup Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    BHP Billiton Limited traded down 3.73% on Tuesday, hitting $70.045. The stock had a trading volume of 4,789,449 shares.

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  20. BHP Billiton Limited Rating Lowered to Underperform at Credit SuisseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    A number of other firms have also recently commented on BHP. Analysts at Cowen and Company raised their price target on shares of BHP Billiton Limited from $72.00 to $74.00 in a research note on Wednesday, July 30th.

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