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  1. Glencore readies for Rio Tinto round twoRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Rio Tinto will involve an attack on Sam Walsh over dwindling hopes of substantial capital returns, as he tries to win the support of Rio's biggest shareholder, Chinese giant Chinalco, by promising to sell key assets Oyu Tolgoi and Simandou. That's the view of Bernstein's London-based senior analyst Paul Gait, who predicted Glencore would make a move on Rio in September, a month before Rio confirmed the approach.

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  2. Metals and Mining Stocks Review - Rio Tinto, McEwen Mining,...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Rio Tinto PLC , McEwen Mining Inc. , Stillwater Mining Company , Silvercorp Metals Inc. , and Great Panther Silver Ltd . Free research on these five companies can be accessed at: http://investor-edge.com/register , ended on a positive note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished at 17,817.90, up 0.04% and the NASDAQ Composite closed at 4,754.89, up 0.89%.

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  3. Credit Suisse Reiterates "Outperform" Rating for Rio Tinto plcRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... Credit Suisse's target price suggests a potential upside of 20.95% from the stock's previous close. Shares of Rio Tinto plc ( LON:RIO ) traded down 2.15% on Monday, hitting GBX 2976.50. 4,502,293 shares of the company's stock traded hands. Rio Tinto ...

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  4. RPT-COLUMN-BHP, Rio were right on iron ore demand, wrong on supply: RussellRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    ... of its iron ore operations in Western Australia. It was around this time that BHP, its Anglo-Australian rival Rio Tinto, newcomer Fortescue Metals Group and top iron ore miner Brazil's Vale were all making decisions to radically boost output of the ...

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  5. CME Group to Start New Iron-Ore Futures Contract From DecemberRead the original story

    Yesterday | Bloomberg

    ... 0.9 percent to $70.31 a dry ton on Nov. 21. Prices collapsed 48 percent this year as surging low-cost output from Rio Tinto Group in Australia and Vale SA in Brazil spurred the glut. Data from Asia's largest economy last week showed a drop in ...

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  6. COLUMN-BHP, Rio were right on iron ore demand, wrong on supply: RussellRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    ... of its iron ore operations in Western Australia. It was around this time that BHP, its Anglo-Australian rival Rio Tinto, newcomer Fortescue Metals Group and top iron ore miner Brazil's Vale were all making decisions to radically boost output of the ...

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  7. BHP targets deeper cost cuts to combat commodities routRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    ... the next three years, according to slides prepared for an investor presentation on Monday. Anglo-Australian miner Rio Tinto continues to grow with an eye on the Chinese mineral markets. Jane Lanhee Lee speaks with CEO Sam Walsh at APEC CEO Summit in ...

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  8. Why are Canada's resource boards behind the curve?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    ... - and a female incoming board chair, Jill Gardiner. The company, which is controlled by global mining giant Rio Tinto PLC, currently has three women on its eight-member board, but will have two after Ms. Priestly retires at the end of this month. ...

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  9. Liberum Capital Reaffirms Sell Rating for Rio Tinto plcRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Shares of Rio Tinto plc traded up 4.86% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $47.51. The stock had a trading volume of 3,766,040 shares.

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  10. Rio Tinto plc Given "Sell" Rating at Liberum CapitalRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... firms have also recently commented on RIO. Analysts at BNP Paribas reiterated an "outperform" rating on shares of Rio Tinto plc in a research note on Thursday. They now have a GBX 3,750 ($58.81) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at ...

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  11. Dominion Diamond hits its production strideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Northern Miner

    ... miner owns 88.9% of the Ekati mine in the Northwest Territories, and 40% of the nearby Diavik mine with operator Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO). Dominion sold 458,000 carats of Ekati diamonds at US$310 per carat for the quarter versus BMO's forecast of ...

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  12. Europe Markets: European stocks enjoy China, Draghi economic-policy popRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | MarketWatch

    ... Markets : Mining stocks were propelled higher after the PBOC rate cuts because China is a major buyer of metals. Rio Tinto PLC whose business includes providing equipment and services to the mining industry, nearly topped the Stoxx 600 as its shares ...

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  13. Iron Ore Heads for Fifth Weekly Loss as - Worst Is Yet to Come'Read the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | The Washington Post

    ... yesterday, rising for the first time since Nov. 12. Iron ore collapsed this year as surging low-cost output from Rio Tinto Group in Australia and Vale SA in Brazil spurred the glut. Data from Asia's largest economy this week showed a drop in ...

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  14. Interview: Mark Cutifani - D-Day looms for rough diamond as he digs Anglo American out of a holeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | This Is London

    ... raised a fresh fund to pick up offcuts; Glencore, led by hard-driving South African Ivan Glasenberg, has courted Rio Tinto over a tie-up. What advice would Cutifani give to Rio boss Sam Walsh? He's not biting: "I'm not going there. We have got ...

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  15. Nevsun Resources faces lawsuit over 'forced labour' in EritreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Globe and Mail

    ... sovereign wealth fund, was in talks with Nevsun and close to making a $1-billion bid. Anglo-Australian miner Rio Tinto continues to grow with an eye on the Chinese mineral markets. Jane Lanhee Lee speaks with CEO Sam Walsh at APEC CEO Summit in ...

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  16. Iron Ore Heads for Fifth Weekly Loss on Global Glut, China DataRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Bloomberg

    ... Banking Group Ltd. said in a daily report today. Iron ore collapsed this year as surging low-cost output from Rio Tinto Group in Australia and Vale SA in Brazil spurred the glut. Data from Asia's largest economy this week showed a drop in new-home ...

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  17. Rio Tinto: Attractive Investment For Income-Oriented InvestorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Seeking Alpha

    In October Rio Tinto reported continued strong operational performance. They report that the infrastructure for the 360 million ton per annum expansion is 75 per cent complete.

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  18. Dominion Diamond chairman-CEO on medical leave to mid-FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Brandon Sun

    ... also has a 40 per cent stake in the Diavik diamond mine - also in the N.W.T. - through a joint venture with Rio Tinto PLC. We want you to tell us what you think of our articles. If the story moves you, compels you to act or tells you something you ...

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  19. SouthGobi delays interest payment, gets till Dec. 1 to find new fundingRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... - about 60 per cent of the $8.1-million payment that was due on Wednesday. SouthGobi - an indirect subsidiary of Rio Tinto PLC through Vancouver-based Turquoise Hill Resources (TSX:TRQ), is a coal mining company with its major operations in ...

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  20. SouthGobi seeks funds to make interest paymentRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Reuters

    Coal miner SouthGobi Resources Ltd said it had missed an interest payment on a $250 million loan owed to China's sovereign wealth fund and is looking to raise funds to avoid a default next month. The miner, which has $4.9 million in cash, said China Investment Corp had extended the deadline for the $8.1 million payment to Dec. 1 from Nov. 19. SouthGobi, controlled by Rio Tinto Plc through Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd, said failure to make the payment could trigger "voluntary or involuntary proceedings involving the company".

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