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Major 2016 Gold Rally Still Has 4 Gold Stocks Lagging Way Behind With Losses

At the end of 2015, it seemed like the bull market for stocks was ready to turn seven years old, and gold's chart and fundamentals looked like it was at ...
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The 7 Best Gold Stocks of 2016 Are on Fire

If you traveled back in time to the last day of 2015, gold looked like it was at risk of finally dropping under $1,000, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average ...
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ArcelorMittal Wants to Raise $3 Billion

ArcelorMittal (NYSE: MT), the world's largest steelmaker, revealed fourth-quarter and full-year 2015 results Friday morning, and the view was anything but pretty. The company's net loss for the year totaled ...
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Gold Is Up Over 8% This Year: 3 Stocks to Buy for a Continued Rally

Gold, that sinister yet provocative commodity that has been absolutely mauled since highs posted almost five years ago, has been slowly moving back to a critical level. In fact, with ...
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Why Freeport’s Bounce Could Be Short-Lived

Shares of Freeport-McMoran Inc. (NYSE: FCX) soared 24% on Thursday, before closing with a gain of nearly 18%. Yes, gold prices rose and so did copper prices, but the main ...
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Weyerhaeuser Earnings OK, but Outlook Weak on Lower Pulp Sales

Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE: WY) reported fiscal fourth-quarter and full-year 2015 results before markets opened Friday. For the quarter, the wood products REIT posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of ...
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Freeport-McMoRan Downgrade Seems Very Late, May Dash Recovery Hopes

Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX) has been battered during the commodity nosedive. Many analysts and investors have thrown in the towel now that shares are down about 80% from their 52-week ...
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Are Analysts Bailing Out on US Steel at the Bottom?

When United States Steel Corp. (NYSE: X) reported fourth-quarter and full-year results last Tuesday, shares took a beating, following a quarterly net loss of $999 million due primarily to a ...
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How Freeport-McMoRan Plans to Weather the Commodities Collapse and Turn Itself Around

Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2015 results before markets opened Tuesday. The copper and gold miner posted an adjusted net loss per share of $0.02 on revenues ...
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What to Look For in Steel Dynamics Earnings

U.S. steel maker Steel Dynamics Inc. (NASDAQ: STLD) reports fourth-quarter and full-year 2015 earnings after the closing bell Monday, and analysts expect the company to post earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Lumber Prices Tumble as Demand From China Falls

Lumber prices are down nearly 30% in the past 12 months as housing construction and remodeling in China have slowed due to the country's tightening economy. The value of Chinese ...
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Today’s Top Gold Miner Is Barrick; Which Will It Be Tomorrow?

Shares of Barrick Gold Corp. (NYSE: ABX) added around 10% last week to push the company to the top of league table for gold miners. It might be what is ...
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Why Key Analyst Doesn’t See Alcoa Going Anywhere for a While

Currently, Alcoa Inc. (NYSE: AA) is undergoing a transformative restructuring that appears promising over the long term. However the near term is more of a problem. This well-managed blue-chip materials ...
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Are Alcoa’s Earnings the Start of a Turnaround?

Alcoa Inc. (NYSE: AA) reported its fourth-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Monday. The company had $0.04 in earnings per share (EPS) on $5.25 billion in revenue. That ...
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What to Expect From Alcoa Earnings

Alcoa Inc. (NYSE: AA) is scheduled to release its fourth-quarter earnings after the markets close on Monday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $0.02 in earnings per share ...
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