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Coal

Coal Stock Jumps 21%

After Westmoreland Coal Co. (NASDAQ: WLB) announced late Monday that it has completed its acquisition of a New Mexico coal mine for $127 million, shares popped by 21% Tuesday morning ...
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fracking

BHP Takes $7.2 Billion Write-Down on US Shale

BHP Billiton Ltd. (NYSE: BHP) calls the areas where it has had problems turning shale into profits the Black Hawk and the Permian. It has written down its assets in those ...
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bull and bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, BHP Billiton, CA, CarMax, Dean Foods, Freeport-McMoRan, Newmont, Shire, Wells Fargo and Many More

Stocks tried to stabilize on Monday, and Tuesday's early indications were for Dow and S&P 500 futures to be up almost 1%. Last week's sell-off may have been the worst ...
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Why Credit Suisse Says Now Is Time to Buy BHP Billiton

Finding good news in the commodities sector has been more than just difficult of late. So, how about news that is simply less bad? BHP Billiton Ltd. (NYSE: BHP) was ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AIG, BHP Billiton, Cypress Semi, Encana, Newell Rubbermaid, Oracle, Twitter, Visa and Many More

Stocks were indicated to rebound handily on Tuesday. The six-year bull market has perhaps stalled at the end of 2015, but the trend that has been in force for four ...
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Mine

Can Freeport-McMoRan Rise Again?

Since the beginning of the fourth quarter of this year, shares of Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX) have lost about 10% of their value. From their peak on October 9, the ...
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Stock Price

The 52-Week Low Club for Friday

November 27, 2015: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 42 equities making new 52-week lows today. U.S. markets closed at 1:00 p.m. ET today. Vale SA (NYSE: ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AeroVironment, Gold Fields, Marvell, Nokia, Silver Wheaton and Many More

Stocks simply were looking for direction on Monday after gains on Friday. The Dow is still down 10% from highs and investors keep proving that they are willing to buy ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Monsanto, Schlumberger, SolarCity, Western Digital, Yelp, Abercrombie and Many More

Stocks bounced big on Wednesday, but unlike Tuesday, the rally held and gained strength throughout the day. Stocks were green on Thursday morning too. This trend of buying the pullbacks, ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Best Buy, Google, IBM, Marathon, Nike, WisdomTree and Many More

Stocks bounced big on Tuesday only to see shares slide into a very negative close. Now we have stocks gapping up again on Wednesday after China's intervention with liquidity. There ...
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FinViz chart 8-24-2015

Commodity Markets Another Sea of Red

The bull cycle in commodities ended months ago, and prices for metals such as copper, iron ore and aluminum have slipped by double-digit amounts. Some of that is due to ...
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mining

From Aluminum to Zinc, China Devaluation Hurts Metals Miners

The 2% devaluation of the renminbi (yuan), announced early Tuesday morning by the People’s Bank of China, is playing havoc with commodity prices and, as we might expect, commodity producers. ...
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BHP Billiton Writes Down $2 Billion in US Oil Assets

In 2011, Australia-based mining company BHP Billiton Ltd. (NYSE: BHP) paid $15 billion to acquire Petrohawk Energy and $4.75 billion to acquire nearly 500,000 leased acres in the Fayetteville shale ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AT&T, Costco, Gap, ICE, Rackspace, Sprint, Verizon, Weatherford and More

Stocks were indicated sharply higher yet again on Friday on hopes of a deal with Greece, with more proof that the three-and-a-half-year trend in which investors are willing to buy ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: EMC, Herbalife, Micron, Petrobras, SanDisk and More

Stocks were lower again on Monday, with the Greek debacle taking the blame again. If there has been one trend that has held firm, it is that investors have lined ...
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