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The Daily Reckoning
How to Protect Your Money from Financial WarfareDuring a recent financial war game exercise at the Pentagon, I recommended that
How to Protect Your Money from Financial Warfare
The Daily Reckoning / Posted yesterday
During a recent financial war game exercise at the Pentagon, I recommended that the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) buy a warehouse in New York. They would equip it with copper wire landline phones,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
August 26Overnight Media Digest - The late-day selloff shattered the veneer of stabilit
August 26
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 days ago
Overnight Media Digest - The late-day selloff shattered the veneer of stability that had settled over global markets after China's central bank moved to stanch the stock-market rout. (on.wsj.com/1LzAECZ) - Global central bankers are preparing to... Read more
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TheBull
BHP LimitedREPORTING SEASON: BH{ Limited (BHP) BHP Billiton Ltd (BHP) posts a FY15 result
BHP Limited
TheBull / Posted 8 days ago
REPORTING SEASON: BH{ Limited (BHP) BHP Billiton Ltd (BHP) posts a FY15 result in-line with expectations and a sound dividend - BHP Billiton’s (BHP) first full year result since the demerger of its South 32 (S32) business (which was finalised on 25... Read more
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Providence Business News
Stocks rebound with U.S. futures, oil as risk appetite returnsLONDON - Risk appetite made a comeback following the selloff on Monday that era
Stocks rebound with U.S. futures, oil as risk appetite returns
Providence Business News / Posted 9 days ago
LONDON - Risk appetite made a comeback following the selloff on Monday that erased $2.7 trillion from the value of global equities. Stocks, commodities and emerging-market currencies extended gains after China cut interest rates. European shares... Read more
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Swissinfo
China Peak Steel Seen Below 1 Billion Tons as BHP Cuts Forecast(Bloomberg) -- Steel production in China will peak at less than 1 billion metri
China Peak Steel Seen Below 1 Billion Tons as BHP Cuts Forecast
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- Steel production in China will peak at less than 1 billion metric tons as the world’s biggest producer accelerates its transition to a consumer-driven economy, according to a new forecast from BHP Billiton Ltd. Production will peak at... Read more
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Market Watch
BHP Billiton profit plunges 86% in commodity slumpSYDNEY--BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP.AU) said annual profit plunged 86% amid a deepen
BHP Billiton profit plunges 86% in commodity slump
Market Watch / Posted 9 days ago
SYDNEY--BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP.AU) said annual profit plunged 86% amid a deepening downturn in world commodity markets. The company, the world's biggest miner by market value, on Tuesday reported a net profit of US$1.91 billion for the year through... Read more
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iol.co.za
Iron billionaire slams ‘market vandalism’REUTERSA pile of iron ore at the Fortescue Solomon iron ore mine located in the
Iron billionaire slams ‘market vandalism’
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
REUTERSA pile of iron ore at the Fortescue Solomon iron ore mine located in the Valley of the Kings, around 400km south of Port Hedland in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. File picture: David Gray Singapore - Iron ore prices collapsed this... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, moneyCreated: 08/19/2015 4:52 PM By: By JANET McCONNAUGHEY NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, money
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 14 days ago
Created: 08/19/2015 4:52 PM By: By JANET McCONNAUGHEY NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexico and one of the smallest in the entire Gulf brought only five bidders Wednesday, with low oil prices limiting... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, moneyNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexi
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, money
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexico and one of the smallest in the entire Gulf brought only five bidders Wednesday, with low oil prices limiting interest in the prospects. Most seats in a Superdome... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, moneyNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexi
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, money
Bennington Banner / Posted 14 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexico and one of the smallest in the entire Gulf brought only five bidders Wednesday, with low oil prices limiting interest in the prospects. Most seats in a Superdome... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, moneyNEW ORLEANS (AP) - The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexi
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, money
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 15 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexico and one of the smallest in the entire Gulf brought only five bidders Wednesday, with low oil prices limiting interest in the prospects. Most seats in a Superdome... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, moneyNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexi
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, money
The Evening Sun / Posted 15 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexico and one of the smallest in the entire Gulf brought only five bidders Wednesday, with low oil prices limiting interest in the prospects. Most seats in a Superdome... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, moneyNEW ORLEANS (AP) - The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexi
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, money
New Jersey Herald / Posted 15 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexico and one of the smallest in the entire Gulf brought only five bidders Wednesday, with low oil prices limiting interest in the prospects. Most seats in a Superdome... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Still interest in Gulf of Mexico oilNEW ORLEANS (AP) - The latest on the federal oil lease sale Wednesday in the we
Still interest in Gulf of Mexico oil
New Jersey Herald / Posted 15 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The latest on the federal oil lease sale Wednesday in the western Gulf of Mexico, off the Texas coast (all times local). 4:20 p.m. The big bidder in Wednesday's oil lease sale for tracts off the Texas coast says it's very pleased... Read more
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York Daily Record
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, moneyNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexi
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, money
York Daily Record / Posted 15 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexico and one of the smallest in the entire Gulf brought only five bidders Wednesday, with low oil prices limiting interest in the prospects. Most seats in a Superdome... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, moneyNEW ORLEANS (AP) - The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexi
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, money
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 15 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexico and one of the smallest in the entire Gulf brought only five bidders Wednesday, with low oil prices limiting interest in the prospects. Most seats in a Superdome... Read more
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Market Watch
Harris boosts stake in GlencoreLONDON--U.S. investment fund Harris Associates LP said it boosted its stake in
Harris boosts stake in Glencore
Market Watch / Posted 16 days ago
LONDON--U.S. investment fund Harris Associates LP said it boosted its stake in Glencore PLC to 4.5%, making it one of the mining and trading firm's biggest investors as it bets on a rebound in a stock that has tumbled more than 40% this year. The... Read more
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Quartz
Lesson from Tianjin: China has built its megacities—now it’s time to make them livable and safe - Quartz going forward A drone flies over the site of...
Lesson from Tianjin: China has built its megacities—now it’s time to make them livable and safe
Quartz / Posted 16 days ago
- Quartz going forward A drone flies over the site of... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Fortescue Metals Considers Asset Sales to Reduce Its Debt BurdenNEW YORK (The Deal) -- Australian iron ore producer Fortescue Metals Group Ltd.
Fortescue Metals Considers Asset Sales to Reduce Its Debt Burden
TheStreet.com / Posted 16 days ago
NEW YORK (The Deal) -- Australian iron ore producer Fortescue Metals Group Ltd. on Tuesday, Aug. 18, said it was open to selling mine assets but denied that it had already struck a deal following reports that it was in talks about the $2 billion sale... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Blue Bell: Ice cream returning to shelvesDALLAS -- Blue Bell on Monday announced the return of its ice cream to store sh
Blue Bell: Ice cream returning to shelves
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
DALLAS -- Blue Bell on Monday announced the return of its ice cream to store shelves. In a video produced by the company, Ricky Dickson, vice president of sales and marketing, announced a phased return of Blue Bell ice cream that will begin Aug.... Read more
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Swissinfo
Glencore’s $31 Billion Debt Weighs on Trader Amid Commodity Rout(Bloomberg) -- Glencore Plc, the world’s largest listed commodity supplier, may
Glencore’s $31 Billion Debt Weighs on Trader Amid Commodity Rout
Swissinfo / Posted 20 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- Glencore Plc, the world’s largest listed commodity supplier, may take further steps to alleviate the strain of a $31 billion debt pile and protect its credit rating amid a rout in prices. After trimming this year’s spending plan as... Read more
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The Courier Mail
BHP Billiton reshuffles boardBHP Billiton Ltd has named Croda International PLC chairman-designate Anita Fre
BHP Billiton reshuffles board
The Courier Mail / Posted 20 days ago
BHP Billiton Ltd has named Croda International PLC chairman-designate Anita Frew as a director, as the mining company outlined changes to its board on Friday. Ms Frew, who is also deputy chairman of Lloyds Banking Group PLC, will join the board in... Read more
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Business Spectator
BHP Billiton reshuffles boardBHP Billiton Ltd has named Croda International PLC chairman-designate Anita Fre
BHP Billiton reshuffles board
Business Spectator / Posted 20 days ago
BHP Billiton Ltd has named Croda International PLC chairman-designate Anita Frew as a director, as the mining company outlined changes to its board on Friday. Ms Frew, who is also deputy chairman of Lloyds Banking Group PLC, will join the board in... Read more
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Market Watch
BHP: No direct iron ore impact from Tianjin blastsSYDNEY--BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP.AU) said it does not expect iron-ore shipments t
BHP: No direct iron ore impact from Tianjin blasts
Market Watch / Posted 20 days ago
SYDNEY--BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP.AU) said it does not expect iron-ore shipments to be directly affected by explosions in the city of Tianjin that disrupted operations at one of the world's busiest ports and a major iron-ore import hub for Chinese... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Tianjin explosion injures hundredsChinese authorities on Thursday raised the death toll from explosions in the ci
Tianjin explosion injures hundreds
The Courier Mail / Posted 21 days ago
Chinese authorities on Thursday raised the death toll from explosions in the city of Tianjin to at least 50, while some 700 others were hospitalised, as they searched for the cause of twin blasts large enough to register on earthquake... Read more
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Business Spectator
Tianjin explosion injures hundredsChinese authorities on Thursday raised the death toll from explosions in the ci
Tianjin explosion injures hundreds
Business Spectator / Posted 21 days ago
Chinese authorities on Thursday raised the death toll from explosions in the city of Tianjin to at least 50, while some 700 others were hospitalised, as they searched for the cause of twin blasts large enough to register on earthquake... Read more
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Business Spectator
Glencore flags $US790m charge on oil assetsCommodities titan Glencore Plc said on Thursday it will incur a $US790 million
Glencore flags $US790m charge on oil assets
Business Spectator / Posted 21 days ago
Commodities titan Glencore Plc said on Thursday it will incur a $US790 million impairment on its Chad oil assets after the recent oil price decline as it reported mixed output during the first half of the year. The Baar, Switzerland-based trader and... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Glencore flags $US790m charge on oil assetsCommodities titan Glencore Plc said on Thursday it will incur a $US790 million
Glencore flags $US790m charge on oil assets
The Courier Mail / Posted 21 days ago
Commodities titan Glencore Plc said on Thursday it will incur a $US790 million impairment on its Chad oil assets after the recent oil price decline as it reported mixed output during the first half of the year. The Baar, Switzerland-based trader and... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"It's A Warzone": Images Of Devastation After Chinese Explosion; Toxic Chemicals Feared; Port Ops DisruptedDaylight has arrived after the massive explosion in the Chinese port of Tianjin
"It's A Warzone": Images Of Devastation After Chinese Explosion; Toxic Chemicals Feared; Port Ops Disrupted
Zero Hedge / Posted 21 days ago
Daylight has arrived after the massive explosion in the Chinese port of Tianjin, and reveals nothing but devastation, or as the following tweet from Offbeat China describes it, "a warzone": According to the latest report from Xinhua, following the... Read more
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Market Watch
Glencore eyes $790 mln write-down on oil assetsLONDON--Commodities titan Glencore PLC (GLEN.LN) said Thursday it will incur a
Glencore eyes $790 mln write-down on oil assets
Market Watch / Posted 21 days ago
LONDON--Commodities titan Glencore PLC (GLEN.LN) said Thursday it will incur a $790 million impairment on its Chad oil assets after the recent oil price decline as it reported mixed output during the first half of the year. The Baar,... Read more
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Swissinfo
Investors Shunning Miners Send BHP, Glencore to Lowest in Years(Bloomberg) -- Investors continued to shun mining companies on concern Chinese
Investors Shunning Miners Send BHP, Glencore to Lowest in Years
Swissinfo / Posted 22 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- Investors continued to shun mining companies on concern Chinese demand for commodities is waning, sending BHP Billiton Ltd. and Glencore Plc shares to the lowest in at least four years. The FTSE 350 Mining Index of 14 producers fell... Read more
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Swissinfo
U.K. Stocks Decline for Second Day as Miners Retreat Amid China(Bloomberg) -- Drops in commodity producers extended the selloff in U.K. shares
U.K. Stocks Decline for Second Day as Miners Retreat Amid China
Swissinfo / Posted 22 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- Drops in commodity producers extended the selloff in U.K. shares as China’s decision to devalue its currency spurred concern the global economic recovery is faltering. Rio Tinto Group, BHP Billiton Ltd., Antofagasta Plc and Glencore... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Big shale operator sheds 80 state jobsHit by a slump in natural gas and oil prices, Southwestern Energy Co., the lead
Big shale operator sheds 80 state jobs
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
Hit by a slump in natural gas and oil prices, Southwestern Energy Co., the leading operator in the Fayetteville Shale, eliminated 80 positions in Arkansas on Thursday, the company said. The job cuts in Arkansas were at the company’s offices in... Read more
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TribLIVE
Dorfman: Sane Portfolio XIV features chickens, tires, diesel engines, airlinesIn 1999 I started the Sane Portfolio, intended as a medium-risk, slightly conse
Dorfman: Sane Portfolio XIV features chickens, tires, diesel engines, airlines
TribLIVE / Posted 30 days ago
In 1999 I started the Sane Portfolio, intended as a medium-risk, slightly conservative cluster of a dozen stocks. To be eligible for the Sane Portfolio, a stock must pass seven tests. It must: • Have a market value of $1 billion or more. • Sell... Read more

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