Commodities & Metals

Gold Mine

Why Credit Suisse’s Top Metals & Mining Picks Have 30% to 40% Upside

A new Credit Suisse report takes a positive stance on some key players in the metal and mining industries. Overall the firm sees improving apparent demand trends, accelerating global growth, ...
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Why Gold Demand Could Remain Quite Strong in 2017

Gold enjoyed a stellar return in 2016. What was so unusual about the gain is that at the end of December 2015 and at the start of the following January, ...
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Coal Mining Firm Ramaco Files for IPO

Given the bankruptcy filings of two the country's largest coal miners earlier this year, it may seem like a bit of wishful thinking that a new coal miner has filed ...
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Merrill Lynch Raises Price Targets Again on Red-Hot Steel Stocks

The Trump rally has been something, and the reason seems clear. For the first time in years investors are actually very positive on real anticipated growth in the economy. For ...
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Automakers Demand for Lithium to Rise 17% in 2017

Lithium is the critical component of the lithium-ion batteries that power smartphones, laptops, and cars. Global demand for lithium batteries is expected to reach 1.7 billion units in 2016 and ...
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Deutsche Bank Very Bullish on Steel, Raising Price Targets on 5 to Buy Now

Needless to say, the Trump rally has been something, and the reason seems clear. For the first time in years investors are actually very positive on anticipated growth in the ...
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Lithium-ion battery

2 Companies Set to Benefit From the Lithium Boom

The electric vehicle (EV) space is set to become one of the fastest growing markets of the next 50 years. This revolution is, concurrently, driving a revolution in another space ...
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Industrial

Why One Analyst Sees Value and More Upside for Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton

The post-election rally has been massive, and the commodities miners and the companies that will supply into infrastructure have seen their shares rally. That may be more muted for companies ...
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Gold Soars Above $1,300 an Oz on Trump Victory

Comments from the World Gold Council: Financial markets have fallen sharply in response to Donald Trump’s election as the 45th President of the United States. Equity markets are down notably ...
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6 Major Stocks Losing on Monday’s Bull Rally

At last look, both the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average are up close to 2%, while the Nasdaq is pushing even higher. This seems to put an end ...
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Gold Running as Market Frets Election Outcome: 4 Stocks to Buy Now

Uh oh, just when everybody thought Hillary Clinton had the election locked up, a seemingly continuous flow of negative WikiLeaks emails hit every day like a ton of bricks, and ...
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US Steel Shares Tumble on Earnings, Revenue Miss, Weak Outlook

United States Steel Corp. (NYSE: X) reported third-quarter 2016 results after markets closed Tuesday evening. For the quarter, the steelmaker posted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.32 on revenues of ...
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Iron Ore mine

Cliffs Natural Resources Getting Banged Down After Big Earnings Miss

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) reported third-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Thursday. The iron ore and coal miner posted a net loss per share of $0.12 on revenues ...
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Freeport-McMoRan Earnings Light, Sales Forecast Cut

Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX) reported third-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Tuesday. The copper and gold miner posted adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.13 on revenues of $3.88 billion. ...
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Does a 20% Downside Call for Freeport-McMoRan Spell Trouble for All of Copper, Gold and Moly?

Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX) has seen its shares recover handily from the lows of the past year. In fact, its stock was last seen trading up about 175% from its ...
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