CLF : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Bear of the Day: Vale Sa (VALE) - Bear of the Day

    October 31, 2014
    Bear of the Day: Vale Sa (VALE) - Bear of the Day
  2. Could Iron Ore Miners Finally Be A Buy?

    Could Iron Ore Miners Finally Be A Buy?

    April 25, 2014
    Things haven’t been so great in the iron ore sector over the last few years. Prices are way off their highs. But rising global ...
  3. Get Paid While You Wait To Buy This Miner At A Discount

    April 21, 2014
    After lagging behind the broader market for more than a year, SPDR S&P Metals & Mining (NYSE: XME) finally hit bottom ...
  4. The World's Most Shorted Stock Is Now A 'Buy'

    March 21, 2014
    There are very few guarantees when it comes to stock investing. The ever-changing nature of the stock market can make speaking ...
  5. Will These 3 Laggard Stocks Outperform In 2014?

    January 14, 2014
    The best performing stocks in the S&P 500 in the past year have been Netflix, Micron Technology, Best Buy, Delta Airlines ...
  6. Bear of the Day: Molycorp (MCP) - Bear of the Day

    November 4, 2013
    Bear of the Day: Molycorp (MCP) - Bear of the Day
  7. Forest Fires Shuts Cliffs' Wabush Plant - Analyst Blog

    July 1, 2013
    Cliffs has temporarily shutdown its Wabush Scully mine in Wabush, Canada due to forest fires.
  8. So Who’s Right On Cliffs Natural Resources?

    March 28, 2013
    Iron ore and coal producer Cliffs Natural Resources has faced downgrade after downgrade in the face of fallen commodity prices ...
  9. Cliffs Natural Resources Needs Another Iron Ore Boom

    February 15, 2013
    Cliffs' high costs are a major issue if iron ore prices stagnate.
  10. Cliffs to Record Charges in 4Q - Analyst Blog

    January 25, 2013
    Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (CLF) announced that it will incur a $1 billion charge in the fourth quarter of 2012 related ...
  11. 15 Underperforming Stocks to Sell Today

    January 16, 2013
    So far in 2013, we've seen the market basically tread water. After the huge fiscal cliff deal inspired buying in the first ...
  12. Alcoa Has Improved, But It's Still In The Aluminum Business

    January 9, 2013
    Although undervalued, Alcoa is still an aluminum company.
  13. Bear of the Day: Cliffs Natural Resources - Bear of the Day

    December 18, 2012
    We are downgrading our rating on Cliffs Natural Resources (BMI) to Underperform following its lackluster third-quarter 2 ...
  14. Basic Materials Stocks, Including BHP Billiton, Making Big Moves ...

    September 20, 2012
    The market is having a bad day so far: the Nasdaq is down 0.3%; the S&P 500 has declined 0.3%; and the Dow has decreased ...
  15. BHP Billiton plc and More Big Movers in Basic Materials on September ...

    September 7, 2012
    So far today, the Nasdaq is down 0.2%, the S&P 500 has climbed 0.3% and the Dow has been relatively flat. The basic materials ...
  16. Big Movers on the Basic Materials Sector Today, Including CLF

    July 26, 2012
    The market is currently up, with the Nasdaq up 1.1%, the S&P 500 increasing 1.3% and the Dow climbing 1.4%. The basic ...
  17. Another Challenging Quarter At Steel Dynamics

    April 20, 2012
    Steel Dynamics managed to deliver results that were on the high end of the lowered range. Prices look too low right now and ...
  18. Vale Still All About China

    February 21, 2012
    Operating performance isn't bad, but non-operating challenges are growing.
  19. Alcoa's Fourth Quarter The Best Of A Bad Situation

    January 11, 2012
    Alcoa is doing relatively well, but aluminum prices aren't helping matters.
  20. 3 Stocks On Sale

    September 7, 2011
    The market's summer selloff has brought stock prices down to attractive levels for some good companies.
  21. 3 Low P/E Stocks

    March 28, 2011
    A low P/E ratio is a great starting point for inquisitive investors.
  22. Alternatives To Salesforce.com

    April 16, 2010
    Many of these software-as-a-service stocks are incredibly overpriced. Here are some alternatives in other industries.
  23. Iron Ore Miners Flex Their New Pricing Muscles

    April 1, 2010
    A new pricing regime in the iron ore market should benefit producers.
  24. Commodities Sector: Breaking Up Is Hard To Do

    December 9, 2008
    Learn why two high-profile mergers were called off in the commodities sector and if there is still the potential for profit. ...
  25. When Will Vale Shake Off The Rust?

    October 30, 2008
    The global slowdown has hammered this leading producer of iron ore ... perhaps too far.
  26. Actively Managed ETFs

    August 5, 2008
    Actively managed ETFs need more time to run before investors can truly determine if passive management is superior.
  27. Hidden Gems In The Penny Jar

    July 4, 2008
    There is a big difference between a low-priced stock and a risky, penny stock. We'll help you separate the treasure from ...
  28. The Stealth Rally In Steel

    March 18, 2008
    Boring old steel companies have been market darlings as of late, but will steel prices and stocks be able to hold on to their ...
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