SHARES NEWS & ANALYSIS
- Rio Tinto PLC (11)
- Kazakhmys PLC (6)
- BHP Billiton PLC (6)
- Glencore Xstrata PLC (5)
- Eurasian Natural Resources Corp PLC (4)
- Fresnillo PLC (4)
- Polymetal International PLC (3)
- Bumi PLC (3)
- Gemfields PLC (3)
- Antofagasta PLC (3)
07 March 2014RESULTS: Interest on borrowings completely wiped out operating profits generated by London Mining's Marampa iron-ore complex in Sierra Leone
05 March 2014RESULTS: Horrible write-offs from the acquisition of Xstrata masked strong cash generation last year by commodities-trading behemoth Glencore
05 March 2014Gemfields has delivered a strong performance at the half-year mark, but the real interest going forward is linked to the highly promising Montepuez ruby...
04 March 2014Fresnillo's full-year numbers fell short of consensus estimates, reflecting a 10 per cent fall in gold production and weakening precious metal...
28 February 2014RESULTS: The details of Kazakhmys' full-year results were overshadowed by news that key shareholder Vladimir Kim has proposed a new vehicle to hold...
21 February 2014RESULTS: Impairments amounting to £34.6, together with another £22.3m in royalty revaluations, have hit Anglo Pacific's bottom line.
19 February 2014RESULTS: The mining giant beat market forecasts by cutting its way to a 16 per cent rise in underlying cash profits.
14 February 2014RESULTS: Anglo American's operational efficiencies were largely offset by falling commodity prices through the year, but at least the giant Minas...
13 February 2014RESULTS: Under new chief executive Sam Walsh, Rio has exceeded targeted operational and capital expenditure cuts for 2013, while driving cash flows.
07 February 2014Despite a decent operating performance at the half-year mark, major uncertainties still hang over South African miner Aquarius Platinum
06 January 2014RESULTS: West African Minerals is short on cash and needs to complete a financing in early 2014 to further explore its iron ore permits in Cameroon
27 November 2013Speculation has followed in the wake of Glencore Xstrata's recent listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.
20 November 2013RESULTS: Earnings at natural resources group Vedanta remain depressed, reflecting lower commodity prices and operational difficulties at a few key...
15 November 2013The third plenum of the 18th Party Congress of China's Communist Party has just concluded, but there is little in the way of concrete market reform...
11 November 2013RESULTS: Lonmin has announced full-year production and financial results that were ahead of analysts' expectations - but risks remain
18 October 2013Mining shares have been under pressure all year and the chairman of a South American mining group is taking advantage of the slump in a big way. He has...
03 October 2013RESULTS: The cancellation of two auctions in Singapore marred an otherwise strong year of operational progress for Gemfields.
26 September 2013Two massive share purchases by senior management in the energy sector highlight some potential profitable buying opportunities this week.
11 September 2013RESULTS: African Minerals has reduced its full-year sales expectations following maintenance issues - leaving catalysts for share price upside looking...
03 September 2013RESULTS: A drop in mineral sands pricing has hit Sierra Rutile at the half-year mark - but the shares still have longer-term potential
29 August 2013RESULTS: Coal miner Bumi has announced a boardroom shake up at the half-year stage ahead of a deal to break links with Indonesia's Bakrie family
28 August 2013RESULTS: Kenmare is highly geared toward a recovery in mineral prices, but that still looks far away
28 August 2013RESULT: Antofagasta's half-year earnings were held in check by rising costs and falling copper prices
23 August 2013NEWS: Falling commodity prices has hit profits at commodities giant BHP Billiton
22 August 2013RESULTS: Copper miner Kazakhmys has cancelled its half-year dividend on the back of an $823m impairment charge on ENRC
22 August 2013RESULTS: We downgrade New World Resources to sell as the coal miner faces a long, hard fight to become profitable amid low European coal prices
22 August 2013TIP UPDATE: London Mining continues to successfully ramp up iron ore production in Sierra Leone, yet the company remains loss-making
21 August 2013RESULTS: Gold and silver miner Hochschild is cutting costs and suspending dividends as it prepares to ride out low precious metals prices
20 August 2013RESULTS: Commodities behemoth Glencore Xstrata announced $8.8bn-worth of write-down relating to the group's complex merger earlier this year
16 August 2013Strong demand for physical gold throughout the Orient has helped to bolster the spot price - but for how long?