BHP Billiton Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Oil Rises After Biggest Drop in a Week Amid Slower U.S. DrillingRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Futures rose as much as 1.4 percent in New York, retracing some of yesterday's 4.7 percent slide. BHP Billiton Ltd., the largest overseas investor in U.S. shale, said it will cut the number of active drill rigs in the nation by nearly 40 percent.

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  2. BHP Billiton Flags Write-DownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    BHP Billiton Ltd. flagged up to $250 million in write-downs on its petroleum business and a sharp reduction in U.S. drilling activity, in the latest example of falling oil prices roiling a major energy producer. The world's No.

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  3. UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Wednesday January 21Read the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | Reuters

    ... points on Tuesday, after earlier reaching its highest point since the start of 2015 at 6,640.44 points. * BHP BILLITON - The world's largest miner said on Wednesday it would cut its spending on shale drilling over the next six months as it looks to ...

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  4. HQ site for sale but clubbers still welcomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... in the case of William Tyrell, who has been missing now for four months from Kendall, on the mid-north coast. BHP Billiton has slashed oil and gas spending to protect its balance sheet and shareholder dividends in the face of diving commodity ...

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  5. Tram-surfing teens slammed over stuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... the tradesman who lives in the house police are raiding in the search for missing toddler William Tyrell. BHP Billiton has slashed oil and gas spending to protect its balance sheet and shareholder dividends in the face of diving commodity prices. ...

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  6. COLUMN-BHP, Rio production show scale of commodity price challenge: RussellRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | Reuters

    The latest production reports from mining giants BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto hammer home an uncomfortable truth: No matter how much output increases and costs are cut, falling commodity prices triumph. Both BHP and Rio Tinto released reports this week that met market expectations and re-affirmed production guidance for the world's top two mining companies.

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  7. Copper Tumbles Most in Six Years Amid Oil-Led Commodity CollapseRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... and utilities. Jiangxi Copper Co., China's largest producer, dropped 4.4 percent in Hong Kong while BHP Billiton Ltd., the world's biggest miner, slid to an almost six-year low in Sydney. Electricity generator Huadian Power International Corp. ...

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  8. Iron Ore, Coal Forecasts Cut by Citigroup as Energy TumblesRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... coal and thermal coal were reduced for the same period by as much as 18 percent. Iron ore slumped in 2014 after BHP Billiton Ltd. and Rio Tinto Group boosted low-cost output, spurring a glut just as growth in China slowed. Oil slumped almost 50 ...

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  9. China Wins From Commodity Slump as Drop Spurs Record ImportsRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... to 86.85 million tons from the month before. The steel-making ingredient collapsed 47 percent in 2014 as BHP Billiton Ltd., Rio Tinto Group and Vale SA raised low- cost production in Australia and Brazil, spurring a global glut. Ore with 62 percent ...

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  10. Iron Ore, Coal Forecasts Cut by Citigroup as Energy Costs SinkRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... and thermal coal were also reduced for the same period, according to the report. Iron ore slumped in 2014 after BHP Billiton Ltd. and Rio Tinto Group boosted low-cost output, spurring a glut just as growth in China slowed. Oil slumped almost 50 ...

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  11. Most efficient frackers have an edge in weak oil price environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... he best proppant efficiency, with an average cost of $3.58/bbl for the first 90 days of production, followed by BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ) with an average cost or $9.14, and Whiting Petroleum (NYSE: WLL ) with an average proppant cost of $11.08/bbl.

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  12. Ex-Xstrata CEO Davis Considering a Bid for Vale Nickel AssetsRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | Bloomberg

    ... a mid-tier mining company. It has been hunting for assets to buy from the world's largest miners such as Vale, BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP) and Anglo American Plc. Vale's American depositary receipts, the equivalent of one ordinary share, erased losses ...

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  13. China Wins From Commodity Slump as Collapse Spurs ImportsRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... to 86.85 million tons from the month before. The steel-making ingredient collapsed 47 percent in 2014 as BHP Billiton Ltd., Rio Tinto Group and Vale SA raised low- cost production in Australia and Brazil, spurring a global glut. Ore with 62 percent ...

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  14. Iron Ore Imports by China Advance to Record as Price CollapsesRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... from 820.3 million tons in 2013, the data showed. The steel-making ingredient collapsed 47 percent in 2014 as BHP Billiton Ltd., Rio Tinto Group and Vale SA raised low-cost production, spurring a global surplus just as growth in China slowed. Prices ...

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  15. Live Long And Prosper: The Beauty Of Low-Cost ProductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... prices of $80 per ton and above. As the price falls, the eight-hundred pound gorillas in the iron ore market, BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ), Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO ) and Glencore ( OTCPK:GLNCY ) have been selling forcing prices lower. This is causing ...

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  16. Asia Stocks Rise as China Trade Tops Estimates; Energy DeclinesRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... Capital Bhd. The Hang Seng China Enterprises Index of mainland stocks listed in Hong Kong gained 0.4 percent. BHP Billiton Ltd., Australia's largest oil producer, fell 1.9 percent and energy explorer Inpex Corp. retreated 2.6 percent in Tokyo. The ...

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  17. Iron Ore Imports by China Surge to Record as Prices CollapseRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... from 820.3 million tons in 2013, the data showed. The steel-making ingredient collapsed 47 percent in 2014 as BHP Billiton Ltd., Rio Tinto Group and Vale SA raised low-cost production, spurring a global surplus just as growth in China slowed. Prices ...

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  18. Iron Ore Holdings at China's Ports Drop Below 100 Million TonsRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | Bloomberg

    ... peaking at 113.7 million tons in July, data show. The steel-making ingredient collapsed 47 percent in 2014 as BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP) , Rio Tinto Group and Vale SA (VALE5) raised low-cost output in Australia and Brazil , spurring a global surplus. ...

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  19. Iron Ore: An Expanding Glut Fuels 50% Price DeclineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... producers, dominate the world's iron ore market: publicly traded Vale (NYSE: VALE ), Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO ), BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ) and Fortescue Metals Group ( OTCQX:FSUGY ), and billionaire Australian Gina Rinehart's privately owned Hancock ...

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  20. BHP To Hike Volume Of Olympic Dam Radioactive Fluids To 64.8M Cubic Metres From 48.4MRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | International Business Times

    A promotional sign adorns a stage at a BHP Billiton function in central Sydney August 20, 2013. Australian shares edged 0.1 percent higher on Wednesday morning, as a mixed bag of earnings kept buyers in check with top miner BHP Billiton Ltd sliding after its profits undershot forecasts, though a rebound in the banking sector helped support the market.

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