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Canberra Times
A tale of two gluts: oil and iron ore cross $US50 on opposite pathsbearish on iron ore, forecasting persistent oversupply on rising output from th
A tale of two gluts: oil and iron ore cross $US50 on opposite paths
Canberra Times / Posted 7 hours ago
bearish on iron ore, forecasting persistent oversupply on rising output from the top miners like Brazil's Vale SA and BHP Billiton Ltd. as well as Gina Rinehart's Roy Hill project in Australia. "It takes a long time to turn output in mining... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Oil hits 'sweet spot' at $50 a barrel for first time since Novemberin three months. Futures on the S&P 500 were also little changed. ArcelorMitta
Oil hits 'sweet spot' at $50 a barrel for first time since November
Dallas Morning News / Posted 16 hours ago
in three months. Futures on the S&P 500 were also little changed. ArcelorMittal, Anglo American Plc, Antofagasta Plc and BHP Billiton Ltd. rose more than 3.4 percent, helping lead gains among commodity producers. European banks fell, with Banco... Read more
3d
WA Today
RBA, Fed set to guide marketsShanghai Steelhome Information Technology Co. They're up 7.9 per cent this year
RBA, Fed set to guide markets
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
Shanghai Steelhome Information Technology Co. They're up 7.9 per cent this year. Miners' shares retreated in Sydney, with BHP Billiton Ltd., Rio Tinto Group and Fortescue Metals Group Ltd. all lower on Monday. Wall Street edged higher on Monday... Read more
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The Age
RBA, Fed set to guide marketsShanghai Steelhome Information Technology Co. They're up 7.9 per cent this year
RBA, Fed set to guide markets
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
Shanghai Steelhome Information Technology Co. They're up 7.9 per cent this year. Miners' shares retreated in Sydney, with BHP Billiton Ltd., Rio Tinto Group and Fortescue Metals Group Ltd. all lower on Monday. Wall Street edged higher on Monday... Read more
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3d
Sydney Morning Herald
RBA, Fed set to guide marketsShanghai Steelhome Information Technology Co. They're up 7.9 per cent this year
RBA, Fed set to guide markets
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Shanghai Steelhome Information Technology Co. They're up 7.9 per cent this year. Miners' shares retreated in Sydney, with BHP Billiton Ltd., Rio Tinto Group and Fortescue Metals Group Ltd. all lower on Monday. Wall Street edged higher on Monday... Read more
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3d
Canberra Times
RBA, Fed set to guide marketsShanghai Steelhome Information Technology Co. They're up 7.9 per cent this year
RBA, Fed set to guide markets
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
Shanghai Steelhome Information Technology Co. They're up 7.9 per cent this year. Miners' shares retreated in Sydney, with BHP Billiton Ltd., Rio Tinto Group and Fortescue Metals Group Ltd. all lower on Monday. Wall Street edged higher on Monday... Read more
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3d
Brisbane Times
RBA, Fed set to guide marketsShanghai Steelhome Information Technology Co. They're up 7.9 per cent this year
RBA, Fed set to guide markets
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
Shanghai Steelhome Information Technology Co. They're up 7.9 per cent this year. Miners' shares retreated in Sydney, with BHP Billiton Ltd., Rio Tinto Group and Fortescue Metals Group Ltd. all lower on Monday. Wall Street edged higher on Monday... Read more
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6d
Newsmax
China's Iron Ore Glut Grows to 'Probably Excessive' 14-Month Highin the first four months was 2.3 percent lower than a year earlier. Port invent
China's Iron Ore Glut Grows to 'Probably Excessive' 14-Month High
Newsmax / Posted 6 days ago
in the first four months was 2.3 percent lower than a year earlier. Port inventories in China may continue to increase, BHP Billiton Ltd. forecast this week. “There’s a lot of optimism actually that steel demand in China will increase,” Ralph... Read more
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7d
Zero Hedge
Global Stocks Slide, S&P Set To Open Red For The Year As Hawkish Fed Ignites "Risk Off"even a major growth forecast cut was enough to send stocks soaring. The Stoxx
Global Stocks Slide, S&P Set To Open Red For The Year As Hawkish Fed Ignites "Risk Off"
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
even a major growth forecast cut was enough to send stocks soaring. The Stoxx Europe 600 Index dropped 0.8 percent, with BHP Billiton Ltd. and Rio Tinto Group leading miners lower as commodities retreated. The European equity gauge has gone a... Read more
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9d
Swissinfo
European Stocks Advance With Miners as Regional Markets Reopen(Bloomberg) -- European stocks rose for a third day, led by gains in commodity
European Stocks Advance With Miners as Regional Markets Reopen
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- European stocks rose for a third day, led by gains in commodity producers. Anglo American Plc and BHP Billiton Ltd. added 1.5 percent or more, following metal prices higher. Iliad SA rose 1.5 percent after the low-cost mobile-phone... Read more
14d
Channel NewsAsia
Colombian miners seek more government protection from armed groupsterritory. ACM's members include the country's largest coal miners Cerrejon -
Colombian miners seek more government protection from armed groups
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
territory. ACM's members include the country's largest coal miners Cerrejon - a joint venture between Australia-based BHP Billiton Ltd, London- and Johannesburg-based Anglo American Plc and Swiss-based Glencore Xstrata - Prodeco, a unit of... Read more
15d
The Globe and Mail
Brazil’s plan to tighten rules on mining dams unlikely to improve safetyregulators are not themselves improved. When the Fundao dam burst in November
Brazil’s plan to tighten rules on mining dams unlikely to improve safety
The Globe and Mail / Posted 15 days ago
regulators are not themselves improved. When the Fundao dam burst in November at the Samarco mine, owned by BHP Billiton Ltd. and Vale SA, enough mud to fill 12,000 Olympic swimming pools flattened an entire village, killed 19 people... Read more
15d
Swissinfo
Glencore Has Good News for Metal Bulls Doubting 2016 Rally (1)Stanley and Citigroup Inc. The outlook comes after supply gluts and three years
Glencore Has Good News for Metal Bulls Doubting 2016 Rally (1)
Swissinfo / Posted 15 days ago
Stanley and Citigroup Inc. The outlook comes after supply gluts and three years of declining prices deterred production. BHP Billiton Ltd., the world’s biggest mining company, said separately that it isn’t waiting for prices to recover as it... Read more
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15d
Market Watch
BHP to boost production despite weak pricesLONDON--Mining giant BHP Billiton Ltd. plans to forge ahead with investments to
BHP to boost production despite weak prices
Market Watch / Posted 15 days ago
LONDON--Mining giant BHP Billiton Ltd. plans to forge ahead with investments to boost production, particularly in copper and energy, despite a continuing rout in commodities prices. In a presentation to investors Tuesday, BHP Chief Executive Andrew... Read more
22d
Perth Now
Finance news you need to know todayGerman counterpart, saying it no longer intended to stage a rival bid for the B
Finance news you need to know today
Perth Now / Posted 22 days ago
German counterpart, saying it no longer intended to stage a rival bid for the British bourse. 7. LONDON — Shares in miner BHP Billiton Ltd have tumbled after Brazil’s Federal Public Prosecution said it had launched a $US43 billion ($A57.4 billion)... Read more
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22d
Herald Sun
Finance News Update, what you need to knowits German counterpart, saying it no longer intended to stage a rival bid for t
Finance News Update, what you need to know
Herald Sun / Posted 22 days ago
its German counterpart, saying it no longer intended to stage a rival bid for the British bourse. LONDON - Shares in miner BHP Billiton Ltd have tumbled after Brazil's Federal Public Prosecution said it had launched a $US43 billion ($A57.4 billion)... Read more
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22d
Weekly Times
Finance News Update, what you need to knowits German counterpart, saying it no longer intended to stage a rival bid for t
Finance News Update, what you need to know
Weekly Times / Posted 22 days ago
its German counterpart, saying it no longer intended to stage a rival bid for the British bourse. LONDON - Shares in miner BHP Billiton Ltd have tumbled after Brazil's Federal Public Prosecution said it had launched a $US43 billion ($A57.4 billion)... Read more
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22d
News.com.au
Finance News Update, what you need to knowits German counterpart, saying it no longer intended to stage a rival bid for t
Finance News Update, what you need to know
News.com.au / Posted 22 days ago
its German counterpart, saying it no longer intended to stage a rival bid for the British bourse. LONDON - Shares in miner BHP Billiton Ltd have tumbled after Brazil's Federal Public Prosecution said it had launched a $US43 billion ($A57.4 billion)... Read more
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22d
Perth Now
Finance News Update, what you need to knowits German counterpart, saying it no longer intended to stage a rival bid for t
Finance News Update, what you need to know
Perth Now / Posted 22 days ago
its German counterpart, saying it no longer intended to stage a rival bid for the British bourse. LONDON - Shares in miner BHP Billiton Ltd have tumbled after Brazil's Federal Public Prosecution said it had launched a $US43 billion ($A57.4 billion)... Read more
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22d
The Courier Mail
Finance News Update, what you need to knowits German counterpart, saying it no longer intended to stage a rival bid for t
Finance News Update, what you need to know
The Courier Mail / Posted 22 days ago
its German counterpart, saying it no longer intended to stage a rival bid for the British bourse. LONDON - Shares in miner BHP Billiton Ltd have tumbled after Brazil's Federal Public Prosecution said it had launched a $US43 billion ($A57.4 billion)... Read more
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22d
Lake Placid News
Mining company's stock dives as Brazil sues in dam tragedythe failure of the dam at an iron ore operation owned by Samarco, a joint ventu
Mining company's stock dives as Brazil sues in dam tragedy
Lake Placid News / Posted 22 days ago
the failure of the dam at an iron ore operation owned by Samarco, a joint venture of mining companies Vale of Brazil and BHP Billiton Ltd. of Australia. The dam burst in November, unleashing a flood of toxic mud that destroyed several towns,... Read more
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22d
The Wilmington Star-News
Mining company's stock dives as Brazil sues in dam tragedythe failure of the dam at an iron ore operation owned by Samarco, a joint ventu
Mining company's stock dives as Brazil sues in dam tragedy
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 22 days ago
the failure of the dam at an iron ore operation owned by Samarco, a joint venture of mining companies Vale of Brazil and BHP Billiton Ltd. of Australia. The dam burst in November, unleashing a flood of toxic mud that destroyed several towns,... Read more
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22d
WFTV 9 Orlando
Shares in miner tumble after Brazil sues over dam disasterthe failure of the dam at an iron ore operation owned by Samarco, a joint ventu
Shares in miner tumble after Brazil sues over dam disaster
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 22 days ago
the failure of the dam at an iron ore operation owned by Samarco, a joint venture of mining companies Vale of Brazil and BHP Billiton Ltd. of Australia. The dam burst in November, unleashing a flood of toxic mud that destroyed several towns,... Read more
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22d
Daily Herald
Shares in miner tumble after Brazil sues over dam disasterLONDON -- Shares in miner BHP Billiton Ltd tumbled after Brazil's Federal Publi
Shares in miner tumble after Brazil sues over dam disaster
Daily Herald / Posted 22 days ago
LONDON -- Shares in miner BHP Billiton Ltd tumbled after Brazil's Federal Public Prosecution said it had launched a $43 billion civil suit for a dam break that killed 19 people and caused the worst environmental disaster in the country's... Read more
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22d
WECT 6 Wilmington
Mining company's stock dives as Brazil sues in dam tragedythe failure of the dam at an iron ore operation owned by Samarco, a joint ventu
Mining company's stock dives as Brazil sues in dam tragedy
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 22 days ago
the failure of the dam at an iron ore operation owned by Samarco, a joint venture of mining companies Vale of Brazil and BHP Billiton Ltd. of Australia. The dam burst in November, unleashing a flood of toxic mud that destroyed several towns,... Read more
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22d
Beaumont Enterprise
Mining company's stock dives as Brazil sues in dam tragedytide of mud and debris surged forward, blanketing a wide swath of land and casc
Mining company's stock dives as Brazil sues in dam tragedy
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 22 days ago
tide of mud and debris surged forward, blanketing a wide swath of land and cascading into the Doce River. Shares in miner BHP Billiton Ltd tumbled Wednesday May 4, 2016 after Brazil's Federal Public Prosecution said it had launched a $43 billion... Read more
22d
WBOC Salisbury
Mining company's stock dives as Brazil sues in dam tragedythe failure of the dam at an iron ore operation owned by Samarco, a joint ventu
Mining company's stock dives as Brazil sues in dam tragedy
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 22 days ago
the failure of the dam at an iron ore operation owned by Samarco, a joint venture of mining companies Vale of Brazil and BHP Billiton Ltd. of Australia. The dam burst in November, unleashing a flood of toxic mud that destroyed several towns,... Read more
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22d
San Antonio Express-News
Mining company's stock dives as Brazil sues in dam tragedytide of mud and debris surged forward, blanketing a wide swath of land and casc
Mining company's stock dives as Brazil sues in dam tragedy
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 days ago
tide of mud and debris surged forward, blanketing a wide swath of land and cascading into the Doce River. Shares in miner BHP Billiton Ltd tumbled Wednesday May 4, 2016 after Brazil's Federal Public Prosecution said it had launched a $43 billion... Read more
22d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Mining company's stock dives as Brazil sues in dam tragedythe failure of the dam at an iron ore operation owned by Samarco, a joint ventu
Mining company's stock dives as Brazil sues in dam tragedy
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 22 days ago
the failure of the dam at an iron ore operation owned by Samarco, a joint venture of mining companies Vale of Brazil and BHP Billiton Ltd. of Australia. The dam burst in November, unleashing a flood of toxic mud that destroyed several towns,... Read more
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22d
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Mining company's stock dives as Brazil sues in dam tragedythe failure of the dam at an iron ore operation owned by Samarco, a joint ventu
Mining company's stock dives as Brazil sues in dam tragedy
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 22 days ago
the failure of the dam at an iron ore operation owned by Samarco, a joint venture of mining companies Vale of Brazil and BHP Billiton Ltd. of Australia. The dam burst in November, unleashing a flood of toxic mud that destroyed several towns,... Read more
110 related stories
22d
Your Hometown Lima Stations
Mining company's stock dives as Brazil sues in dam tragedythe failure of the dam at an iron ore operation owned by Samarco, a joint ventu
Mining company's stock dives as Brazil sues in dam tragedy
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 22 days ago
the failure of the dam at an iron ore operation owned by Samarco, a joint venture of mining companies Vale of Brazil and BHP Billiton Ltd. of Australia. The dam burst in November, unleashing a flood of toxic mud that destroyed several towns,... Read more
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22d
Hawaii News Now
Mining company's stock dives as Brazil sues in dam tragedythe failure of the dam at an iron ore operation owned by Samarco, a joint ventu
Mining company's stock dives as Brazil sues in dam tragedy
Hawaii News Now / Posted 22 days ago
the failure of the dam at an iron ore operation owned by Samarco, a joint venture of mining companies Vale of Brazil and BHP Billiton Ltd. of Australia. The dam burst in November, unleashing a flood of toxic mud that destroyed several towns,... Read more
110 related stories
22d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Shares in miner tumble after Brazil sues over dam disasterLONDON (AP) - Shares in miner BHP Billiton Ltd tumbled after Brazil's Federal P
Shares in miner tumble after Brazil sues over dam disaster
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 22 days ago
LONDON (AP) - Shares in miner BHP Billiton Ltd tumbled after Brazil's Federal Public Prosecution said it had launched a $43 billion civil suit for a dam break that killed 19 people and caused the worst environmental disaster in the country's... Read more
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22d
Your Hometown Lima Stations
Shares in miner tumble after Brazil sues over dam disasterLONDON (AP) - Shares in miner BHP Billiton Ltd tumbled after Brazil's Federal P
Shares in miner tumble after Brazil sues over dam disaster
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 22 days ago
LONDON (AP) - Shares in miner BHP Billiton Ltd tumbled after Brazil's Federal Public Prosecution said it had launched a $43 billion civil suit for a dam break that killed 19 people and caused the worst environmental disaster in the country's... Read more
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22d
WSOC-TV Charlotte
Shares in miner tumble after Brazil sues over dam disasterLONDON (AP) — Shares in miner BHP Billiton Ltd tumbled after Brazil's Federal P
Shares in miner tumble after Brazil sues over dam disaster
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 22 days ago
LONDON (AP) — Shares in miner BHP Billiton Ltd tumbled after Brazil's Federal Public Prosecution said it had launched a $43 billion civil suit for a dam break that killed 19 people and caused the worst environmental disaster in the country's... Read more
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22d
Zero Hedge
Global Stocks Slide As Dollar Continues Rising: Has The "Pricing In" Of Trump Begungroups in the red. Anheuser-Busch InBev NV slid 3.1% after reporting sales and
Global Stocks Slide As Dollar Continues Rising: Has The "Pricing In" Of Trump Begun
Zero Hedge / Posted 22 days ago
groups in the red. Anheuser-Busch InBev NV slid 3.1% after reporting sales and profit growth that missed estimates. BHP Billiton Ltd. tumbled after it was named in a $44 billion law suit over a dam rupture in Brazil that caused deaths and... Read more
22d
CTV News
Brazil launches civil suit against BHP over dam disasterLONDON - Shares in miner BHP Billiton Ltd tumbled after Brazil's Federal Public
Brazil launches civil suit against BHP over dam disaster
CTV News / Posted 22 days ago
LONDON - Shares in miner BHP Billiton Ltd tumbled after Brazil's Federal Public Prosecution said it had launched a $43 billion civil suit for a dam break that killed 19 people and caused the worst environmental disaster in the country's history. BHP... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Shares in miner tumble after Brazil sues over dam disasterLONDON (AP) - Shares in miner BHP Billiton Ltd tumbled after Brazil's Federal P
Shares in miner tumble after Brazil sues over dam disaster
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 22 days ago
LONDON (AP) - Shares in miner BHP Billiton Ltd tumbled after Brazil's Federal Public Prosecution said it had launched a $43 billion civil suit for a dam break that killed 19 people and caused the worst environmental disaster in the country's... Read more
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22d
Herald Sun
Shares in BHP tumble after Brazil suitBrazilian prosecutors have filed a $A58 billion lawsuit against Vale and BHP ov
Shares in BHP tumble after Brazil suit
Herald Sun / Posted 22 days ago
Brazilian prosecutors have filed a $A58 billion lawsuit against Vale and BHP over a fatal dam spill. Shares in miner BHP Billiton Ltd have tumbled after Brazil's Federal Public Prosecution said it had launched a $US43 billion ($A57.4 billion) civil... Read more
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23d
Market Watch
Asian stocks down on oil woes, slow growthbelow breaking even for the year amid a renewed fall in oil prices and a nearly
Asian stocks down on oil woes, slow growth
Market Watch / Posted 23 days ago
below breaking even for the year amid a renewed fall in oil prices and a nearly 10% plunge in shares of Anglo-Australian BHP Billiton Ltd. The S&P/ASX 200 XJO, -0.93% was down 1.2%, giving back some of its gains from yesterday when Australia’s... Read more
23d
DW
Brazilian prosecutors file massive lawsuit over mine dam's deadly toxic spill |it little more than a "letter of intent." The banks of Rio Doce were flooded w
Brazilian prosecutors file massive lawsuit over mine dam's deadly toxic spill |
DW / Posted 23 days ago
it little more than a "letter of intent." The banks of Rio Doce were flooded with mud after a dam owned by Vale SA and BHP Billiton Ltd burst, as the river joins the sea on the coast of Espirito Santo in Regencia Village, Brazil, November 22,... Read more
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23d
Market Watch
Mining firms BHP, Vale face $44B lawsuit in Brazilgovernment initially estimated. If upheld by a judge, the lawsuit would requir
Mining firms BHP, Vale face $44B lawsuit in Brazil
Market Watch / Posted 23 days ago
government initially estimated. If upheld by a judge, the lawsuit would require Brazil's Vale SA, Anglo-Australian miner BHP Billiton Ltd., and their joint-venture Samarco Mineração to make an initial deposit of 7.7 billion reais to an... Read more
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24d
Investopedia
PID vs. DWX: Comparing International Dividend ETFsTeekay LNG Partners LP (NYSE: TGP) at 4.32%, BHP Billiton PLC (NYSE: BBL) at 3.
PID vs. DWX: Comparing International Dividend ETFs
Investopedia / Posted 24 days ago
Teekay LNG Partners LP (NYSE: TGP) at 4.32%, BHP Billiton PLC (NYSE: BBL) at 3.78%, Rio Tinto PLC (NYSE: RIO) at 3.58% and BHP Billiton Ltd. (NYSE: BHP) at 3.4%. The SPDR S&P International Dividend ETF held 102 long stock positions, 14 long other... Read more
27d
Business Wire
Global Iron Ore Mining to 2020industry 2.7.2 Indian steel industry 2.7.3 Global demand for steel by region
Global Iron Ore Mining to 2020
Business Wire / Posted 27 days ago
industry 2.7.2 Indian steel industry 2.7.3 Global demand for steel by region 2.7.4 Global construction industry 3 Major Iron Ore Producers Globally 3.1 Vale SA 3.2 Rio Tinto Plc 3.3 BHP Billiton Ltd 3.4 Fortescue Metals Group Ltd 4 App... Read more
29d
Zero Hedge
Futures Ignore Apple Plunge; Oil Rises Above $45 As Yellen Loomsand Statoil ASA, Norway’s largest oil company, climbed 2.8 percent after report
Futures Ignore Apple Plunge; Oil Rises Above $45 As Yellen Looms
Zero Hedge / Posted 29 days ago
and Statoil ASA, Norway’s largest oil company, climbed 2.8 percent after reporting a surprise profit. Rio Tinto Group and BHP Billiton Ltd. dragged a gauge of miners lower as iron ore retreated. Societe BIC SA sank 5.5 percent after reporting a... Read more
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Investopedia
Alcoa vs. BHP Billiton: Which Is Better for My Portfolio?industrial metals market, aluminum in particular, may consider two of the major
Alcoa vs. BHP Billiton: Which Is Better for My Portfolio?
Investopedia / Posted 30 days ago
industrial metals market, aluminum in particular, may consider two of the major companies in this market area: mining giant BHP Billiton Ltd. ADR (NYSE: BHP) and the company whose name is nearly synonymous with the aluminum industry — Alcoa, Inc.... Read more

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