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  1. BHP Billiton Limited Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from AnalystsRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    BHP Billiton Limited has received an average rating of "Hold" from the seven analysts that are covering the company, AnalystRatingsNetwork reports . One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company.

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  2. Australia: Shares drop to 6-mth lows as weak Aussie, iron ore take tollRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Business Times

    ... biggest-ever annual drop amid a deep supply glut. That dented the basic materials index down 1.7 per cent as BHP Billiton Ltd dropped 1.4 percent, while rival Rio Tinto Ltd tumbled 1.6 per cent. US stocks ended with sharp losses overnight, as each ...

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  3. Australia shares drop to 6-mth lows as weak AUD, iron ore take tollRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Reuters

    ... its biggest-ever annual drop amid a deep supply glut. That dented the basic materials index down 1.7 percent as BHP Billiton Ltd dropped 1.4 percent, while rival Rio Tinto Ltd tumbled 1.6 percent. U.S. stocks ended with sharp losses overnight, as ...

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  4. BHP Backs Floating LNG Plan off Australia With Partner ExxonRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Washington Post

    BHP Billiton Ltd., Australia's biggest oil and gas producer, backed plans to develop what may be the world's largest floating liquefied natural gas project, saying it's "fully aligned" with partner Exxon Mobil Corp. "We've progressed it far enough now that we're confident in the technology and the commerciality, so we know it will go forward," Tim Cutt, president of BHP's petroleum and potash division, told reporters today on a conference call. BHP, the world's largest mining company, will weigh the proposed Scarborough floating LNG development off the west coast of Australia against other potential investments, Cutt said.

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  5. BHP Billiton Limited Upgraded to "Buy" at Citigroup Inc.Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Shares of BHP Billiton Limited traded up 0.29% on Thursday, hitting A$34.790. 8,178,421 shares of the company's stock traded hands.

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  6. BHP Billiton Limited Stock Rating Upgraded by RBC CapitalRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Shares of BHP Billiton Limited traded up 0.29% on Thursday, hitting A$34.790. 8,178,421 shares of the company's stock traded hands.

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  7. Iron ore falls below $US80 per tonneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Canberra Times

    ... miners, adding 0.8 per cent to 60. The big miners posted gains. Fortescue Metals rose 2.2 per cent to $3.66. BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto both gained 0.3 per cent, to $34.95 and $60.20 respectively. Brazilian mining group Vale admitted it was nervous ...

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  8. Surge in auditor warnings for ASX-listed companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Canberra Times

    ... told a Melbourne mining conference on Tuesday that the decline in iron ore prices had made "everyone nervous". BHP Billiton also announced plans on Tuesday to cut 700 workers from its Queensland metallurgical coal business, BMA Mitsubishi Alliance, ...

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  9. BHP-Mitsubishi Australian coal mining JV cuts more jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    BHP Billiton and Mitsubishi say they plan to cut ~700 jobs from their joint Australian coal mining operations in central Queensland state, continuing a cost-cutting drive that has been going on for more than 18 months.

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  10. Iron Ore Breaches $80 for First Time Since 2009 as China SlowsRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... steelmaking raw material had the longest run of losses since May. The commodity plunged 41 percent this year as BHP Billiton Ltd. and Rio Tinto Group expanded output in a bet that the increase in volumes would more than offset falling prices as ...

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  11. Is There Value In Leading Mining Companies?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... up (this would of course apply to the rest of the companies that deal with iron ore). By net profit margins, BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ) and Southern Copper Corp (NYSE: SCCO ) stand out from the rest. Here Vale is barely positive. The only major ...

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  12. Is Cliffs Natural Resources A Good Buy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... others. This situation adversely impacted the largest and multinational producers like Vale SA (NYSE: VALE ), BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ), Cliffs Natural Resources (NYSE: CLF ) and Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO ). Over the past twelve months, the prices of ...

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  13. UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Tuesday, Sept 23Read the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | Reuters

    ... attributed to Hamas who are seeking to hold the bank liable for handling transactions linked to the group. * BHP BILLITON - BHP Billiton and Mitsubishi will cut about 700 jobs at coal mines they operate jointly in Australia, with the two companies ...

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  14. BHP Coal Venture to Cut JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    BHP Billiton Ltd. and Mitsubishi Corp. will cut around 700 jobs from their joint Australian coal-mining operations, in a continued effort to cut costs as prices for the fuel stagnate near multiyear lows.

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  15. BHP Billiton Limited Hits New 1-Year Low at $60.90Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    BHP Billiton Limited 's share price reached a new 52-week low during mid-day trading on Monday , AnalystRatingsNetwork.com reports. The company traded as low as $60.90 and last traded at $61.13, with a volume of 2,540,417 shares.

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  16. Expect Vale To Rebound In The Mid-TermRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    The likes of Vale, Rio and BHP Billiton have been ramping up production despite the sharp decline in iron ore prices. Lower prices have meant that many of the high-cost mines are shutting, enabling major miners such as Vale and Rio to capture market share.

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  17. Is Joy Global A Good Buy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... mining companies like Vale SA (NYSE: VALE ), Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO ), Cliffs Natural Resources (NYSE: CLF ) and BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ) have significantly reduced their capital expenditures in this year and are planning to further lower their ...

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  18. Chinese steel man says won't reach peakRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Sydney Morning Herald

    China's steel industry is close to peak production and will not reach the highs predicted by big miners such as Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton, a Chinese steel official has told a conference in Melbourne. In comments that are bearish for the Australian iron ore industry, China Iron and Steel Association deputy-secretary-general Li Xinchuang said steel production had gone above 800 million tonnes this year, but the growth rates were slowing significantly.

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  19. How Are Declines In Iron Ore Prices Likely To Affect Mitsui's Share Prices?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... economy. The three giants in the iron ore industry, namely Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO ), Vale (NYSE: VALE ) and BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ) are keen on ramping up their production so that they can drive out their smaller competitors in the market. Mitsui ...

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  20. 2013 Top 10 Uranium-producing CountriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Resource Investing News

    ... in 2013, with a total production level of 6,350 tons. The country's largest mine, Olympic Dam, is owned by BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ,ASX:BHP,LSE:BLT) and produced 3,399 tons of uranium in 2013. It is a by-product and underground operation. According ...

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