Top listed copper producer Freeport jumped 7.4% and with Vale – up 6% – was among the NYSE's top 10 most actively traded stocks.
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Gold price surges in best trading day since Brexit mid-2016 as world's largest hedge fund pours money into gold-backed ETFs.
Company expects Côte Gold project to create as many as 1,200 jobs during the construction phase, estimated to last two years.
Platinum demand fell nearly 7 percent last year, with sharp falls seen in Japanese investment and Chinese jewellery buying as well as a slowdown in consumption by carmakers, who use the metal in catalytic converters.
Bullion advances for a third day, dollar sags before U.S. data.
The firm, North America's No.1 producer of coking coal, said the boost in profit was mainly thanks to the reversal of an impairment charge related to an improvement in the outlook for steelmaking commodity.
Analyzing Yellen’s crucial imprints on the Fed, the gold market could be affected in the future.
Mine development stalled under Mugabe, whose policies led to a collapse in the economy and hyperinflation.
Some members of Mongolia's parliament sought to limit the number of new resident permits granted to foreigners to 100 per year to protect domestic jobs.
President’s move to allow open pit mining in provinces until now opposed to it is part of a broader plan to double foreign investment to $25 billion in eight years.
Seabridge Gold has bulked up again its already massive KSM gold-copper-silver project in northern British Columbia in both size and grade.
A worker died on Monday night while clearing a blocked ore pass at the company’s Driefontein gold operation in South Africa.
The Toronto-based miner is carrying out a comprehensive environmental remediation program at its Iskut project.
The miner has also scrapped its 2017 dividend after full-year core earnings fell by more than a third because of a ban on unprocessed mineral exports in Tanzania.
Even with rising gold prices and a strengthened balance sheet, the world’s largest gold producer left shareholders with the worst returns among its top North American peers last year.
The U.S. Forest Service signed off on exploration for copper, gold and other minerals on 900 federal acres that lie just outside the Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument in Southwest Washington.
Eighteen people have been killed in Venezuela at an illegal gold mine following clashes with security forces.
Technical analyst Clive Maund reviews the charts of two urban miners that he views as strong buys.
The correlation between commodity price and the 10-year has been strong over time, for a number of reasons.
Spot gold has declined about 1 percent so far this week and was headed for a second straight weekly drop due to a recovery in the dollar.
Thor, which is already listed in Toronto's TSX Venture Exchange, will use the proceeds of the new listing mainly to fund its Segilola Gold Project.
The unnaturally-tranquil stock markets suddenly plunged over this past week, shocking legions of hyper-complacent traders.
The three-times delayed $5 million-deal should help the miner dodge bankruptcy for its units in the West African country.
Company has opened negotiations with local people in Ivory Coast in an effort to head off protests at two gold mines where the company aims to boost production by nearly 4% this year.
New report shows money continues to pour into gold-backed exchange traded funds with North American investors responsible for 75% of January inflows.