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BHP Billiton posted stronger-than-expected first-half earnings Tuesday and boosted its interim divided thanks to a surge in global commodity prices and an optimistic outlook for 2017.
BHP Billition posted stronger-than-expected first half earnings Tuesday and boosted its interim divided thanks to a surge in global commodity prices and an optimistic outlook for 2017.
A hawkish tone from Janet Yellen in Washington sent European markets surging on Wednesday.
This small-cap firm has managed to cut costs and has been a serial buyer.
Stocks took heart from Janet Yellen's hawkish remarks to the Senate committee and more corporate earnings
Continental indices led the charge following strong gains for auto stocks.
And be aware that the trade is already long in the tooth.
European stocks climbed higher in early Monday trading as rising commodity price lifted basic resources firms amid growing optimism over the pace of growth in major Asian economies.
Labor stoppages fan the headlines of supply cut-offs, but there is more to the story, for better or worse.
European benchmarks surged on Friday following another volley of corporate earnings numbers and solid trade data from China for January
Political risk both domestically and abroad is a contributing factor.
Base metals are giving back some of their early week gains, as oil prices rise to nearly $54.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average's rocks triple-digit gains on Tuesday for the first time in three weeks, settling within 100 points of its 20,000 milestone.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average's gains on Tuesday put the index within range of the 20,000 milestone
London's FTSE 100 set another record thanks to an extended rally in commodity stocks and buoyant retailers.
The small business survey signals more building, more hiring, and more buying, Jim Cramer says.
Survey says: Maybe business is getting better.
With hindsight, I hope you bought a month ago when I recommended it.
Gold is trading an above-average 20-25 million oz. per day so far this week.
The outperformance of stocks in January has been linked to the sale of assets that have performed poorly and year-end tax selling, but a different market could occur in 2017.
Britain's benchmark FTSE 100 closed at a record high Wednesday as mining stocks lifted the index past 7,100
A trade war can be as significant to gold prices as one with real guns.
A 10% rise in U.S. copper demand can be offset by a 1% drop in Chinese copper demand.
CNOOC paid almost five times more than needed for one block, while Chevron, ExxonMobil and Total also coughed up for currently unprofitable deepwater reserves.