January 2, 2016

Mining Shares Surge as Lead, Aluminum Rise on Faster U.S. Growth

Mining stocks rose the most in more than 10 weeks in London as aluminum and lead advanced after a report showed the U.S. economy expanded faster than estimated, boosting demand in the second-largest metals user.
December 30, 2015

Miner Rally Fades Along With Copper as Cutback Cheer Questioned

The biggest mining equities rally in months lost steam as Glencore Plc and First Quantum Minerals Ltd. fell for the first time this week amid declining industrial metal prices. Gold producers extended gains.
December 28, 2015

Freeport Leads Commodity Rally as Metals Gains Boost ‘Laggards’

Freeport-McMoRan Inc., the world’s largest publicly traded copper producer, led a rally in mining and energy equities as a rebound in raw-materials prices gave investors reasons to cheer amid the worst rout in commodities since the global financial crisis.