Commodities & Metals

Steel Stocks to Stay Hot as Fundamentals Stay Strong: 4 to Buy Now

One industry that has come surging back into prominence is steel, and the U.S.-based companies appear to be in the best position they have been in years. Fundamentals remain strong, ...
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Why Activist Elliott May Ultimately Fail in the Fight Against BHP

Activist Investor Elliott Management has been going after BHP Billiton Ltd (NYSE: BHP), with billionaire Paul Singer leading that charge, for more than a month. Mr. Singer has a long ...
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Why Cliffs Natural Resources Earnings Are Beating Shares Down

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) reported first-quarter 2017 results before markets opened Thursday. The iron ore and coal miner posted a net loss per share of $0.11 on revenues ...
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Why Many Steel Stocks May Avoid the US Steel Earnings Black Hole

United Steel Corp. (NYSE: X) has delivered a major interruption for its investors hoping to win off of more protection for U.S. steel makers and for needing steel for endless ...
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Why Barrick’s Shadow Spreads Over Newmont and Gold Giants

When one of the top gold miners, or the top gold miner in the world, has bad news it tends to impact the chain all the way down. That is ...
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The Big Upgrade That Is Driving Steel Stocks

A few key U.S. steel players were trading higher after a top analyst at Macquarie upgraded the steel stocks to kick off the week. Overall, the firm cited improving steel ...
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Analysts Have Big Targets for 3 Metals and Mining Stocks

It is no secret that the metals and mining stocks have recovered massively from their lows of the past 12 to 18 months. Some of the companies even saw their ...
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Geopolitical Worries Could Spike Gold Fast: 4 Top Stocks to Buy Now

The world is always a dangerous place, but in the near term, things have taken a turn for the worse and some of the situations around the globe could get ...
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The Case for Gold After Syrian Missile Strikes

The United States sent a powerful message late on Thursday when it reportedly fired off 59 Tomahawk missiles on an airbase that was said to be the staging point for the ...
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Warrior Met Coal Closes in on IPO

We’ve noted in the past that the coal industry has been absolutely beat down in recent memory, with more companies consolidating or getting out of the business than entering. So ...
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Infrastructure Build-Out and Energy Recovery Huge for 5 Top Steel Stocks

Despite the recent volatility in the markets, and the failure of the Trump administration to push through a repeal and replace of Obamacare, things seem to be looking up for ...
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JPMorgan Has Major Reasons to Buy 5 Top Gold Stocks Now

Things were really chugging along for President Trump and the new administration until they hit a massive speed bump. The inability to repeal and replace Obamacare the first time around ...
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Gold Moves Higher on Terror and Policy Concerns: 4 Stocks to Buy Now

Every time you think we are in for a peaceful stretch, it happens again, a terrorist attack in a major city with fatalities. This time it was London again, and ...
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Deutsche Bank Raises Price Targets on Top Steel Stocks to Buy

Despite the helter-skelter manner in which the Trump administration has operated, one thing has become pretty evident to investors and Wall Street. The president tends to stick to his word ...
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Merrill Lynch Identifies Top Steel Picks for Big Upside

Last week was rather strong for U.S. steel mills. After all, a 10% gain after mid-quarter guidance from Nucor Corp. (NYSE: NUE) and Steel Dynamics Inc. (NASDAQ: STLD) is impressive ...
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