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  1. BHP To Demerger: What Will The New Company Look LikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    My calculations show that the new company could be worth approximately $2 per share and it could pay dividends of approximately $0.07 per year. BHP Billiton announced details of its plan to demerger its non-core assets into a new company named South32.

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  2. U.K. Stocks Advance to Record as Energy, Mining Companies JumpRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Washington Post

    A rally for energy and commodity shares sent U.K. stocks up a fourth day to an all-time high. BHP Billiton Ltd. and Glencore Plc added at least 1.6 percent, pushing mining stocks higher.

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  3. European Stocks Rise Toward Highest Level Since 2000 After FedRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | Bloomberg

    All 19 industry groups on the Stoxx Europe 600 Index advanced, led by miners. BHP Billiton Ltd. added 1.9 percent, and Rio Tinto Group gained 1.4 percent as industrial metals traded higher.

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  4. REFILE-Australia shares post biggest rally in 5 weeks on Fed outlookRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Reuters

    ... Mining led resource stocks higher after the precious metal gained overnight, jumping 6 percent. Iron ore major BHP Billiton rose 1.4 percent and Rio Tinto added 0.2 percent. Banks firmed amid hopes lower interest rates will translate into more home ...

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  5. Australia shares post biggest rally in 5 weeks on Fed outlookRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Reuters

    ... Mining led resource stocks higher after the precious metal gained overnight, jumping 6 percent. Iron ore major BHP Billiton rose 1.4 percent and Rio Tinto added 0.2 percent. Banks firmed amid hopes lower interest rates will translate into more home ...

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  6. BHP Billiton: Increasingly Attractive For Dividend Investors After The DemergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    BHP shareholders will receive South32 shares, and South32 plans to distribute at least 40% of its underlying earnings as dividends. Last year BHP Billiton announced plans to simplify its portfolio by creating an independent company under the name of "South32."

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  7. Big dividends in BHP spin-offRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    THE MINING company that BHP Billiton plans to spin off will pay 40 percent of its underlying earnings as dividends and will cost the world's biggest mineral producer $738 million in one-time charges. South32, which will house about a third of BHP Billiton's current operations including coal mining in South Africa and silver in Australia, had pro forma net debt of $674m at the end of 2014, Melbourne-based company said.

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  8. Goldsource closes in on production at Eagle MountainRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | The Northern Miner

    ... CEO J. Scott Drever and COO Eric Fier, who hold the same positions at Goldsource. Meanwhile, former BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP; LON: BLT) geophysicist Ioannis Tsitos serves as president, and has around seventeen years of experience in Guyana. And the ...

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  9. U.K. Stocks Gain for a Second Day as Miners, Energy Shares RiseRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Tullow Oil Plc, BG Group Plc and BHP Billiton Ltd. rose at least 2.2 percent, buoying up miners and energy shares. Antofagasta Plc fell 2.8 percent as annual earnings and sales missed projections.

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  10. PDAC 2015: Mines Minister says Colombia is picking up the paceRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | The Northern Miner

    ... Eagle Mining (TSXV: RD; US-OTC: RDBMF). Other significant investors in the country are Glencore (LSE: GLEN), BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP; LSE: BLT), Anglo Gold Ashanti (NYSE: AU; JSE: ANG), Anglo American (NASDAQ: AAUK; LSE: AAL), and Votarantim . Toms ...

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  11. BHP Billiton Outlines South32 Demerger PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Investor's Business Daily

    's board recommended that its shareholders greenlight a major demerger, the spinoff of some of its mining interests into a company called South32. The recommendation comes just as commodity prices have been steadily dropping.

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  12. U.K. Stocks Are Little Changed as Commodity Shares Offset CRHRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | The Washington Post

    U.K. stocks were little changed, paring earlier gains, as a rise in miners and energy companies offset a decline in CRH Plc. Tullow Oil Plc, BP Plc and BHP Billiton Ltd. rose at least 1.5 percent as weaker U.S. economic data stoked speculation the Federal Reserve won't rush to raise rates.

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  13. Why Hallgarten's Chris Ecclestone Is Staying Long In The Mining SectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... and large miners. There is speculation that Vale S.A. (NYSE: VALE ) will spin out its base metals assets. BHP Billiton Ltd. (NYSE: BHP ), too, is spinning out its non-core metals. Then there is a sort of school of private equity funds and mining ...

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  14. U.K. Stocks Gain for a Second Day as Miners, Energy Shares ClimbRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Tullow Oil Plc, BP Plc and BHP Billiton Ltd. rose at least 1.6 percent, buoying up energy companies and miners, as weaker U.S. economic data stoked speculation the Federal Reserve won't rush to raise interest rates. Copper producer Antofagasta Plc fell 3.6 percent after posting annual earnings and sales that missed projections.

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  15. UK Stocks-Factors to watch on March 17Read the original story

    Mar 16, 2015 | Reuters

    ... points on Monday after dropping 2.5 percent last week in what was its biggest weekly decline since December. * BHP BILLITON : BHP Billiton has put far less debt than expected into its $13 billion South32 spin-off, positioning the company formed from ...

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  16. U.K. Stocks Post Worst Week in Three Months on Energy, MiningRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... to 6,740.58 at the close of trading. BG Group Plc and Royal Dutch Shell Plc fell more than 2 percent, while BHP Billiton Ltd. slid 3.2 percent for its worst week since September 2011. The losses took the FTSE 100 down 2.5 percent for the week. It ...

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  17. U.K. Stocks Decline as FTSE 100 Heading for Second Weekly LossRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... to 6,731.65 at 12 p.m. in London. BG Group Plc and Royal Dutch Shell Plc fell more than 1.7 percent, while BHP Billiton Ltd. slid 1.4 percent. The losses are taking the FTSE 100 down 2.6 percent for the week. It has lost 3.3 percent since its March ...

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  18. Fortescue Could Get Squeezed In The Iron Ore Market By Rio Tinto And BHPRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    The global seaborne trade in iron ore has long been dominated by Vale , BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto . However, when the iron ore market was booming, new players tried to enter the market and compete with the established ones.

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  19. Stocks Appear To Be Rebounding From Here: How To Play The Rally ContinuationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... solved its supply/demand issues. Some of the largest companies by market cap in the basic materials sector are: BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE: BHP ), Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO ) and DuPont (NYSE: DD ). DuPont has seen a nice rally lately and could be a good ...

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  20. RPT-U.S. to probe ferroalloy imports from Australian BHP plantRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | Reuters

    U.S. trade officials will look into cheap imports of ferroalloy from an Australian plant owned by the world's biggest miner, BHP Billiton Ltd , which could end with the imposition of duties, the Department of Commerce said on Thursday. West Virginia-based Felman Production LLC has said large and increasing volumes of silicomanganese, an alloy additive used to make steel, from Tasmanian Electro Metallurgical Co have "significantly undercut" U.S. prices.

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