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CF Industries Stock Is Poised to Change Direction

CF Industries Stock Is Poised to Change Direction

CF has managed to violate its prior downtrend as well as resistance.

Alcoa to Sell Spain Plants to Parter Capital, Take Charges

Alcoa to Sell Spain Plants to Parter Capital, Take Charges

The Pittsburgh aluminum major and its workers' representatives reached an accord regarding the deal with a Swiss private-equity firm.

Manufacturers Slip Again as Durable-Goods Orders Fall for Third Month in Four

Manufacturers Slip Again as Durable-Goods Orders Fall for Third Month in Four

New orders for manufactured durable goods slipped by 1.3% in May to $243.4 billion, the U.S. Census Bureau reports. Economists had forecast no change during the month.

A Global Energy Crisis Looms

A Global Energy Crisis Looms

Investment in new energy capacity can't keep up with growing demand. If that doesn't change, then expect oil prices to enter a long-term uptrend.

3M Is Stuck in the Bears' Grasp

3M Is Stuck in the Bears' Grasp

MMM could be headed still lower in the months ahead.

Caterpillar Is Still in a Bear Phase From Early 2018

Caterpillar Is Still in a Bear Phase From Early 2018

Let's go through the bearish signals one by one.

Trump Economy Keeps Creating Jobs, Jobs, Jobs Along With Debt, Debt, Debt

Trump Economy Keeps Creating Jobs, Jobs, Jobs Along With Debt, Debt, Debt

A report due Friday from the Labor Department is expected to show that U.S. employers added 181,000 jobs in April, though some economists say the growth may have been even stronger. The cost is annual federal budget deficits estimated at more than $1 trillion.

Freeport-McMoRan Is Switching Into Bull Market Mode

Freeport-McMoRan Is Switching Into Bull Market Mode

After a rough 2018, Freeport-McMoRan is a 'buy the dips' stock.

Why Mining Stocks Are Likely to Continue Surging

Why Mining Stocks Are Likely to Continue Surging

Among other factors, China's recent slowdown should end soon, boosting demand for metals.

Alcoa Shares Lose Sheen on Downgrade

Alcoa Shares Lose Sheen on Downgrade

Shares of aluminum maker Alcoa fall almost 3% after Credit Suisse downgrades the company's stock to neutral from outperform and lowers its 12-month price target.