Commodities & Metals

After Alamos-Richmont Deal Are More Gold Mergers Likely?

Gold miners Alamos Gold Inc. (NYSE: AGI) and Richmont Mines Inc. (NYSE: RIC) announced Monday morning an agreement under which Alamos will acquire all shares of Richmont in an all-stock ...
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Tahoe Resources Stock Soars on Silver Mine Ruling

Shares of precious metals miner Tahoe Resources Inc. (NYSE: TAHO) rose nearly 40% Monday morning following the company's announcement of a favorable ruling by the Guatemalan Supreme Court reinstating the ...
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Why Merrill Lynch Is Growing Much More Bullish on US Steel Stocks

Rising input costs and a more bullish stance on China have created a bullish sentiment in steel stocks recently. One analyst considered these global trends and raised its price targets ...
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Weak Dollar Remains Huge for Steel Stocks: 4 to Buy Now

Despite a small rally in the U.S. dollar recently, the DXY index, which is an index of the value of the United States dollar relative to a basket of foreign ...
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Did Freeport-McMoRan Give Up Too Much in Indonesian Deal?

After nearly eight years of wrangling, Freeport-McMoran Inc. (NYSE: FCX) and the government of Indonesia have reached an agreement to allow the company to continue operating is giant Grasberg gold ...
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Money Pours Into Gold as Tensions Rise: 4 Top Picks for the Rest of 2017

The constant volley of threats between Washington, D.C., and North Korea is apparently starting to wear on investors' nerves, as last week over a half billion dollars flowed back into ...
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Gold May Be Best Hedge Against Big Market Sell-Off: 4 Stocks to Buy Now

If the only thing you looked at to judge market volatility was the VIX Index, which shows the market's expectation of 30-day volatility, you would feel that all is well, ...
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Why AK Steel Might Be Tuesday’s Best Earnings Report

AK Steel Holding Corp. (NYSE: AKS) released its second-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. Out of all the stocks that reported Tuesday morning, it seems that AK ...
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4 Top Gold Stocks Set to Thrive on Dollar Weakness and Global Instability

Despite the fact that economists and politicians like to talk the love for a strong dollar, the fact is they often are thrilled when the dollar weakens. This weakness makes ...
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Is Now the Time for This Coal Miner to Come Public?

Contura Energy has registered an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). Although it's far from a unicorn valuation, the ...
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Calyxt Could Be the Next Big GMO Company to Come Public

Calyxt has filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). The company intends to price its 6.06 million shares ...
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Strong Jobs Report Only Adds More Uncertainty for Gold and Gold Miners

Gold has had a rough month, and the major gains of 2016 have not been repeated across the board in 2017. It turns out that a strong payrolls report from ...
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Is It Time to Start Buying Cliffs?

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) always has offered a high leverage to U.S. steel prices, and over the past seven years this hasn’t been a positive for investors. However, ...
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How One Bolt-On Merger Can Help AK Steel Transform

AK Steel Holding Corp. (NYSE: AKS) has sold off just a bit after the steel giant recently announced that it will acquire Precision Partners for a total of $360 million ...
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Texas Closer to Getting Its Gold Back

It's been two years since the Texas state legislature passed and Governor Greg Abbott signed a bill that would "repatriate" some 5,600 gold bars currently being stored in New York ...
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