September 28, 2015

Zinc scrapes 5-year low

Zinc, until recently an outlier in a basket of depressed mining commodities due to a perceived oncoming shortage, is no longer enjoying that status.
September 20, 2015

Base metals or precious metals

Base metals or precious metals? That is the question. With the Yuan devaluation, interest rate hikes, and stock market volatility, Eric Coffin explores what commodities merit your investment dollars.
September 10, 2015

A stealth bull market coming for a particular metal and one way to play it

Commodity investors are always looking for the next bull market but are understandably wary of jumping on the wagon too soon — especially given the pain of the last couple of years.
September 6, 2015

Top 5 miners

In New York trade on Friday copper for delivery in December fell more
September 1, 2015

Glencore may be forced to shut down giant zinc mine in Australia

Glencore (LON:GLEN) may soon be forced to shut down its McArthur River zinc mine in Australia unless it improves its environmental record and increases a financial bond covering rehabilitation of the site, authorities said this week.