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  1. BHP Billiton Limited Receives "Underweight" Rating from BarclaysRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... the topic of a number of other research reports. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued a "neutral" rating on shares of BHP Billiton Limited in a research note on Tuesday, August 4th. Credit Suisse upgraded BHP Billiton Limited from an "underperform" rating ...

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  2. Halc n Resources gets NYSE de-listing warningRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

    ... the founder of Petrohawk Energy, the company credited with discovering the Eagle Ford Shale, which he sold to BHP Billiton Petroleum for $15.1 billion. At the end of last year, Halcon, which means "hawk," held around 100,000 acres on the eastern end ...

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  3. Buffalo Coal Corp.: Corporate UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Market Wire

    ... retired mining engineer, with 39 years experience in the coal industry, the majority of which were spent with BHP Billiton Limited ("BHP"). He held General Manager positions on BHP's largest mines and was ultimately appointed as Managing Director of ...

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  4. How to profit as Australia's economy finally runs out of luckRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MoneyWeek

    ... up a cheap mining stock. One with deep enough pockets to pick up all the mines that are currently going cheap. BHP Billiton ( LSE: BLT ) isn't a pure play on the Australian mining industry, but a large proportion of its revenue comes from Australia, ...

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  5. Fortescue Metals Group: The Worst Is Yet To ComeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Seeking Alpha

    ... the woes of companies operating in the mining and industrials space, such as the Big-Four iron-ore producers BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ), Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO ), Vale (NYSE: VALE ) and Fortescue Metals Group (OTCPK: FSUMF ) (OTCQX: FSUGY ) as the ...

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  6. Orica unveils explosive regime changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Age

    Explosive maker Orica has blown 100,000 tonnes off its Australian volumes in the past year because the company has been too slow to serve its customers, chief executive Alberto Calderona has admitted. . Mr Calderon - a former BHP Billiton senior executive, who assumed Orica's top job in March from Ian Smith - unveiled a new operating structure on Thursday.

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  7. BHP Billiton Limited Upgraded by RBC Capital to "Sector Perform"Read the original story

    Thursday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Shares of BHP Billiton Limited opened at 24.06 on Thursday. The company's 50 day moving average is A$25.70 and its 200 day moving average is A$28.14.

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  8. Central Bank Doves Bring Some Relief to Commodity Bulls for NowRead the original story

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    ... and nickel was 1.8 percent higher. Glencore Plc, the world's leading commodities trader, gained 2.9 percent and BHP Billiton Ltd., the biggest mining company, added 3.7 percent in London. Gold futures in New York rose 0.1 percent to $1,126.20 an ...

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  9. Wetter, warmer spring forecast for SARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NEWS.com.au

    ... ice rehab clinic a quack. But for the desperate ice addicts that arrive at his door - he is their saviour. BHP Billiton expects to spend hundreds of millions of dollars on expanding its Olympic Dam underground mine in the next few years, a South ...

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  10. Winners and Losers in China's UpheavalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Wall Street Journal

    The China economic slowdown that has rattled global markets is also shaking the fortunes of multinationals that do business here. Those that fed China's traditional boom industries of infrastructure, energy and steel-like Anglo-Australian miner BHP Billiton Ltd. and French energy-equipment maker Schneider Electric SE-are suffering precipitous falls in revenue there after years when their profits were boosted by the country's 10%-plus economic growth.

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  11. BHP Billiton's rating at risk as China's slowdown slashes its earningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... the weak trading environment persist further, the recovery in credit metrics is unlikely to occur based on BHP Billiton's earnings alone,'' said S&P. "Therefore, evidence of the company's willingness to adapt to the lower price environment will be ...

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  12. Anglo Pacific CEO says company has 'turned the corner'Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Northern Miner

    ... that the flip side of the downturn is that "almost all companies are very needy of funding - other than perhaps BHP Billiton or Rio Tinto - so we'll be trying to see if we can engage with some of the higher quality counterparties to see if we can ...

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  13. VAW Is A Great Idea, But The Portfolio Is Not Optimized For The Lowest Risk In The SectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Seeking Alpha

    ... I'm a little surprised that Vanguard did not choose to hold shares in a more stable mining company such as BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ) or Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO ) since they both have more diversified mining portfolios and lower cost operations. I ...

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  14. BHP to 'spend hundreds of millions on Olympic Dam expansion'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | NEWS.com.au

    ... basis, but one Australian state is now proposing to make it compulsory. A mining conference in Whyalla was told BHP Billiton expects to spend hundreds of millions of dollars on expanding its Olympic Dam underground mine in the next few years. BHP ...

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  15. All bubbles burst, first China, later Australia?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Sydney Morning Herald

    The latest housing figures in the United States, released on Wednesday, showed the medium home price in America was US$286,000, an increase of two per cent in 2015. This should be an arresting number for Australians, because, expressed in local currencies, the medium home value in the United States is less than half the median house price in Australia, which is $660,000.

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  16. BHP Billiton Limited Raised to "Sector Perform" at RBC CapitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    A number of other analysts also recently issued reports on the stock. Zacks restated a "strong sell" rating on shares of BHP Billiton Limited in a report on Thursday, June 4th.

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  17. Top mining CEOs disagree on ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Iol.co.za

    Two of the biggest mining companies feeding the country's appetite for raw materials can't even agree on whether there's an answer to the question. Andrew Mackenzie, head of BHP Billiton Ltd, is bullish on his ability to comprehend a country that consumes more commodities than any other - and whose economic woes have shaken markets around the globe this week.

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  18. NewSat: Leaked video reveals NewSat board room stoushRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... simple question". Shortly before the tumultuous May board meeting, Plympton and Fleiter drafted in former BHP Billiton finance vice president Brendan Rudd to examine company's management and governance. Rudd found hundreds of thousands of dollars ...

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  19. New Qantas lounge in Perth is open for businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... flyers in Perth are linked to the resources industry, where Qantas has major contracts with iron ore miners BHP Billiton, Fortescue Metals Group and Gina Rinehart's Roy Hill. Qantas this year banned thongs from its Qantas Club lounges in capital ...

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  20. UK Stocks-Factors to watch on August 26Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Reuters

    ... markets, following turbulence that has rocked equities globally. It closed up 3.1 percent to 6,081.34 points. * BHP BILLITON - BHP Billiton's investment-grade credit ratings might come under pressure in the current financial year, ratings agencies ...

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