The following commentary comes from an independent investor or market observer as part of TheStreet's guest contributor program, which is separate from the company's news coverage.BEIJING ( TheStreet) -- One year ago, shares of Molycorp (MCP) and Rare Earth Elements (REE) were each up by several hundred percent in a few months due to an investor-buying frenzy for all things related to rare earths. Many investors piled into shares of tiny fluorite producer Shenzhou Mining (SHZ), which was trading below $1.
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