Rio Tinto Limited (ASX:RIO) Lowers Iron Ore Forecast

Rio Tinto Limited (ASX:RIO) Lowers Iron Ore Forecast






Rio Tinto Limited (ASX:RIO) Lowers Iron Ore Forecast Rio Tinto lowered its forecast for iron ore shipments on Tuesday by up to 10m tonnes — but analysts said the revised estimate would not stop the Anglo Australian mining group returning cash to shareholders and could help support the price of the commodity. Rio said it […]






Rio Tinto Limited (ASX:RIO) Aims To Be King

Rio Tinto Limited (ASX:RIO) Aims To Be King






Rio Tinto Limited (ASX:RIO) Aims To Be King It has been just over a year since Jean-Sébastien Jacques took over the reins at Rio Tinto. The 45-year-old France-born executive knows there is much more still to do to restore investor confidence in the sector. Years of profligate spending and dealmaking left the industry saddled with huge […]






Rio Tinto plc (ADR) (NYSE:RIO) HEFFX Highlights

Rio Tinto plc (ADR) (NYSE:RIO) HEFFX Highlights






Rio Tinto plc (ADR) (NYSE:RIO) HEFFX Highlights Rio Tinto shareholders have given their backing to the sale of the company’s Australian coal assets to China’s state-backed Yancoal for $2.69bn, spurning a bid by rival Glencore. Shareholders in the UK and Australia voted overwhelmingly in favour of the deal, with 97.2 per cent of a little […]






President Trump Champions US Energy Dominance

President Trump Champions US Energy Dominance






President Trump Champions US Energy Dominance $USO, $UNG, $SRE Thursday, The Trump Administration said Thursday it is taking steps to expand Crude Oil drilling in the Arctic and Atlantic oceans as President Donald Trump continues to push for US “energy dominance” in the global market. The Interior Department is rewriting a 5-year drilling plan established […]






Whitehaven Coal Ltd (ASX:WHC) HEFFX Highlights

Whitehaven Coal Ltd (ASX:WHC) HEFFX Highlights






Whitehaven Coal Ltd (ASX:WHC) HEFFX Highlights The Whitehaven Coal Ltd (ASX: WHC) share price has come under heavy selling pressure today. In afternoon trade the coal producer’s shares are down 6% to $2.74. Whitehaven Coal’s Maules Creek Coal Mine employs 80 Aboriginal staff as part of its Indigenous equal opportunity employment program. These employees are […]






Whitehaven Coal Ltd (ASX:WHC) To Expand Out Of New South Wales

Whitehaven Coal Ltd (ASX:WHC) To Expand Out Of New South Wales






Whitehaven Coal Ltd (ASX:WHC) To Expand Out Of New South Wales The NSW government has fined Namoi Mining and Uralla Shire Council $15,000 after rain in August and September last year resulted in polluted stormwater being discharged into local waterways. NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) regional manager Lindsay Fulloon said both incidents were preventable with […]






President Trump Ended Mr. Hussein Obama’s ‘War on America Business’

President Trump Ended Mr. Hussein Obama’s ‘War on America Business’






President Trump Ended Mr. Hussein Obama’s ‘War on America Business’ $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ The record highs marked in the US stock market at the end of last week is America’s “seal of approval” for President Donald Trump’s pulling out out of the Paris accord, as wars on business and fossil fuels come to an end, […]






Thailand Stocks: Energy Earth PCL (BKK:EARTH) Under Pressure

Thailand Stocks: Energy Earth PCL (BKK:EARTH) Under Pressure






Thailand Stocks: Energy Earth PCL (BKK:EARTH) Under Pressure Energy Earth PCL (BKK:EARTH) is under substantial pressure at the moment however the stock is reading as oversold in here, if it can hold this range now it may well be able to recover. The company almost doubled revenue but took a beating at the profit level […]






World War 3: When China Get Bored with NKorea’s Petulance it will “Stamp it Out”

World War 3: When China Get Bored with NKorea’s Petulance it will “Stamp it Out”






World War 3: When China Get Bored with NKorea’s Petulance it will “Stamp it Out” A government-run news agency in North Korea jabbed at China by warning of “grave consequences” over its involvement in North Korea’s feud with the West. According to The Korea Times, Kim Chol wrote an opinion piece for the Korean Central […]






President Trump Unwinding Obama’s Global Warming Initiatives

President Trump Unwinding Obama’s Global Warming Initiatives






President Trump Unwinding Obama’s Global Warming Initiatives Paris Climate Accord a “Bad Deal” US President Donald Trump in the coming days will sign a new executive order that unwinds Mr. Hussein Obama’s plan to curb global warming, the head of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) said Sunday. EPA chief Scott Pruitt said the executive order […]






President Trump’s Budget Cuts Off Cronyism

President Trump’s Budget Cuts Off Cronyism






President Trump’s Budget Cuts Off Cronyism What President Donald Trump’s budget does to the Department of Energy “is a breath of fresh air,”  Heritage Foundation said in a statement Thursday. The Heritage Foundation argues that the Department of Energy (DOE), which is tasked with maintaining the nation’s arsenal of nuclear weapons, conducting nuclear research, and […]






A Positive Look at 3 Key Players in Metals & Mining Industries

A Positive Look at 3 Key Players in Metals & Mining Industries






A Positive Look at 3 Key Players in Metals & Mining Industries $CS, $AEM, $SLW, $TECK A new Credit Suisse report takes a positive stance on some Key players in the metal and mining industries. Overall the CS analysts see improving apparent demand trends, accelerating global growth, positive earnings revisions and debt reduction as Key […]






OPEC’s Job Now Tougher with Trump Win

OPEC’s Job Now Tougher with Trump Win






OPEC’s Job Now Tougher with Trump Win $CVX, $XOM, $RDS.A, $BP, $TOT, $OIL OPEC’s job of trying to prop up Crude Oil prices has just got much, much harder. With Donald Trump winning the US Presidential election, the 14-country Crude Oil-producing cartel may have to battle a sourer outlook for the global economy and weaker […]






Donald Trump’s Fiscal Conservative Economic Plan Will Grow US GDP

Donald Trump’s Fiscal Conservative Economic Plan Will Grow US GDP






Donald Trump’s Fiscal Conservative Economic Plan Will Grow US GDP “Hillary Clinton’s economic plan will inhibit GDP growth.” Donald Trump’s economic plan will “significantly increase America’s real GDP growth rate” – resulting in trillions of dollars of additional revenues, according to a new study authored by iconic investor Wilbur Ross and Peter Navarro, a top […]






Donald Trump, “I will Introduce an America First Energy Plan”

Donald Trump, “I will Introduce an America First Energy Plan”






Donald Trump, “I will Introduce an America First Energy Plan” Donald Trump outlined his pro-Coal mining and fossil fuel election platform, telling an industry audience in Pittsburgh, PA that he will scrap the $5-T Obama-Clinton Climate Action Plan and the Clean Power Plan, and overhaul EPA regulations seen as strangling US, Coal, Oil & Gas […]






Muni Bond Yields & Barron’s Confidence Index

Muni Bond Yields & Barron’s Confidence Index






Muni Bond Yields & Barron’s Confidence Index $DIA, $GLD, $SLV Finally, after two months the stock market saw a little excitement last Friday; the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) almost broke below 18,000 at the close. Two “policy makers” said FOMC “policy” isn’t market driven; that they may actually increase their Fed Funds Rate: twice […]






New EPA Rules Target Methane Leaks, Flaring & Venting

New EPA Rules Target Methane Leaks, Flaring & Venting






New EPA Rules Target Methane Leaks, Flaring & Venting Following US President Barack Obama’s promise to cut toxic methane leaks at Oil & Gas facilities, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Thursday, 12 May announced the US government’s “1st-ever” set of standards to reduce such emissions. The new regulations were criticized by environmentalist critics as not far-reaching enough. The […]