FCX : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Mining (Ferrous & Non Ferrous) Stock Outlook - Jan 2014 - Industry ...

    January 9, 2014
    Mining (Ferrous & Non Ferrous) Stock Outlook - Jan 2014 - Industry Outlook
  2. Goldcorp Halts Work at Eleonore Project - Analyst Blog

    July 5, 2013
    Goldcorp Inc. has stopped construction work at the Eleonore gold project in Quebec.
  3. Here Comes Q2 Earnings Season - Earnings Preview

    July 5, 2013
    Here Comes Q2 Earnings Season - Earnings Preview
  4. Fed to Reclaim Spotlight - Earnings Preview

    June 28, 2013
    Fed to Reclaim Spotlight - Earnings Preview
  5. Teck Profitable, Liquid, And Maybe Too Cheap

    June 25, 2013
    These are tough times for Teck, but even in hard times the company is profitable and liquid
  6. Post-Fed, but Pre-Earnings - Earnings Preview

    June 21, 2013
    Post-Fed, but Pre-Earnings - Earnings Preview
  7. Metals & Mining Stock Outlook - Feb 2013 - Zacks Analyst Interviews

    February 14, 2013
    A Brief Overview The Metals & Mining industry broadly refers to metals and minerals extraction (mining) and the primary ...
  8. Metals & Mining Stock Outlook - Feb 2013 - Industry Outlook

    February 14, 2013
    A Brief Overview The Metals & Mining industry broadly refers to metals and minerals extraction (mining) and the primary ...
  9. Alcoa Recognized in China - Analyst Blog

    February 7, 2013
    Aluminum giant Alcoa Inc. (AA) has announced that it has received the 2013 Accessory of the Year Award in China. The company ...
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    December 14, 2012
    After the morning's trading, the Nasdaq has been relatively flat, the S&P 500 has moved up 0.3% and the Dow has risen 0.2%. ...
  11. Freeport Snaps Up Plains, McMoRan - Analyst Blog

    December 7, 2012
    Mining giant Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. (FCX) has made a major stride to venture into the U.S. energy space. The ...
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    December 5, 2012
    Currently, the Nasdaq is down 1%, the S&P 500 has slipped 0.1% and the Dow is up 0.2%. The NYSE is a stock exchange based ...
  13. Metals & Mining Stock Outlook - Oct. 2012 - Industry Outlook

    October 11, 2012
    The Metals & Mining industry encompasses the extraction (mining) as well as primary and secondary processing of metals and ...
  14. Metals & Mining Stock Outlook - Oct. 2012 - Zacks Analyst Interviews

    October 11, 2012
    The Metals & Mining industry encompasses the extraction (mining) as well as primary and secondary processing of metals and ...
  15. Stock Market News for September 10, 2012 - Market News

    September 10, 2012
    A tepid nonfarm payroll report had little effect as benchmarks extended their multi-year gains on Friday. Though the gains ...
  16. 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 ...
  17. BHP Billiton Hoping For A Better 2013

    August 24, 2012
    BHP's numbers were in line, but performance revolves around better commodity prices.
  18. Stay Away from This Weak Sector

    July 28, 2012
    There has been one major market sector that has been lagging the Spyder Trust (SPY) all year and MoneyShow’s Tom Aspray ...
  19. Thompson Creek Hopes Short-Term Pain Leads To Long-Term Gain

    June 29, 2012
    Thompson Creek has been thumped by falling prices and dilutive financing, but the long-term outlook is more encouraging.
  20. Metals & Mining Stock Outlook - June 2012 - Zacks Analyst Interviews

    June 22, 2012
    To read this article on Zacks.com click here.
  21. Metals & Mining Stock Outlook - June 2012 - Industry Outlook

    June 22, 2012
    The Metals & Mining industry encompasses the extraction (mining) as well as primary and secondary processing of metals and ...
  22. Stock Market News for June 13, 2012 - Market News

    June 13, 2012
    Investors grew hopeful once again about fresh economic stimulus after Chicago Federal Reserve Bank President Charles Evans ...
  23. Near Tangible Book, Teck Is Worth A Look

    May 24, 2012
    Teck's exposure to industrial metals is worth more than just tangible book
  24. The Growing Medicinal Play In Metals

    May 23, 2012
    Industrial and investment needs aside, both copper and silver could be seeing big increases in demand from an unlikely source: ...
  25. Hidden Value Gem

    May 12, 2012
    Have you ever noticed that almost every ETF that frames itself as a value play sort of looks just like the next value ETF? ...
  26. The Copper Conundrum: Just One Reliable Option?

    May 3, 2012
    The Copper Conundrum: Just One Reliable Option?
  27. Play The Growth In Mining M&A

    February 15, 2012
    Merger activity in the mining sector is anticipated to grow.
  28. Genesee & Wyoming An Uncommon Growth Story

    February 13, 2012
    Genesee & Wyoming has both above-average growth potential and an above-average valuation.
  29. 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.
  30. Layne Christensen Could Be Better

    December 13, 2011
    Layne is leaking in the water business.
  31. How To Play $3,000 Gold

    November 22, 2011
    Learn how to invest in $3,000-an-ounce gold from expert fund manager, John Hathaway.
  32. OM Group - Unreasonably Cheap, Or Cheap For A Reason?

    November 15, 2011
    OM Group gets little benefit and ample doubt.
  33. 6 Dividend Stocks Paying High Yields

    August 7, 2011
    John Buckingham of The Prudent Speculator likes undervalued large caps with dividend yields better than the ten-year Treasury. ...
  34. Listening to My Uncle's Gut

    August 4, 2011
    With economic indicators rolling over, and debt crises no closer to a sustainable solution, extra caution is in order, writes ...
  35. Joy Global: Minerals Or Machines?

    June 6, 2011
    Joy Global rebounded from a soft first quarter, and the outlook for mining equipment is still very strong.
  36. Do Molycorp's Earnings Even Matter Right Now?

    May 13, 2011
    Molycorp is not yet at a point where earnings performance really matters.
  37. OM Group Looks Too Cheap

    May 10, 2011
    Despite getting little attention, OM Group looks like a real bargain.
  38. Special Dividends Multiply

    May 3, 2011
    Cash is building on the balance sheets of public companies and many are declaring special dividends to return part of this ...
  39. Can Alcoa's Recovery Continue?

    April 13, 2011
    Alcoa is showing progress, but the ongoing recovery won't be smooth.
  40. Newmont Mining Plans Large Production Boost

    April 12, 2011
    Newmont Mining plans a huge capital spend over the next six years with the goal of increasing production by 35%.
  41. Copper Is Still King

    April 6, 2011
    With improvements in global infrastructure increasing at a rapid pace, investors should consider adding some copper exposure ...
  42. ArcelorMittal And The Steel Catch-Up Trade

    February 10, 2011
    Analysts do not seem completely sold on the strength or sustainability of a recovery in steel, and investors may still be ...
  43. Copper Has Luster

    January 19, 2011
    As one of the major building blocks of infrastructure and manufacturing, the demand for copper will grow in 2011.
  44. Alcoa: It's All About China Now

    January 12, 2011
    Alcoa is facing high inventories and stagnant major users, but could still prosper from a strong recovery.
  45. A Strategic Play In Strategic Minerals

    December 20, 2010
    The increase in demand for strategic metals, as well as supply restrictions from China, could have detrimental effects on ...
  46. Joy Global A Mix Of Performance And Scarcity

    December 16, 2010
    Joy Global is coupling a rosy outlook with scarcity into a richly-valued stock.
  47. More M&A In Met Mining?

    December 7, 2010
    Met coal is a hot area now; maybe too hot for most investors to start new positions.
  48. The Falling Dollar - The Debate Rages On

    November 16, 2010
    The long- and short-term effects of the falling dollar.
  49. Will The Market Show Faith In An Aluminum Recovery?

    October 8, 2010
    Alcoa has been left out of the rally in metals and could be a risky bargain for adventurous investors.
  50. Joy Global Digs In

    September 2, 2010
    Joy Global's operating leverage seems to be holding up; a possible positive sign for the future.
  51. A Mess In Africa Highlights A Challenge To Resource Companies

    August 25, 2010
    A spat in the Congo highlights the risks that many resource companies face overseas.
  52. Exploit Market Inefficiencies With Pair Trades

    August 6, 2010
    Although in the long run the market is efficient, in the short term there are market inefficiencies that can be exploited.
  53. Alcoa Gives A Good Start To Earnings

    July 14, 2010
    Alcoa gives an upbeat outlook in the midst of economic uncertainty.
  54. A Rare Opportunity In Rare Earth Metals

    July 6, 2010
    The biggest bull market may be in rare earth minerals. Find out why you should be investing in elements you may never have ...
  55. China's Currency Ease Spells Big Gains For Commodity Stocks

    June 23, 2010
    China announced that it would reduce the yuan's peg to the dollar, which means that global commodity producers will become ...
  56. 4 Stocks The Insiders Like Right Now

    May 7, 2010
    Insiders may sell stock for a number of reasons, but when they buy shares it is usually because they like their company's ...
  57. Australia Proves Taxing To Miners

    May 6, 2010
    Does a proposed new mining tax in Australia sully one of the brightest areas for mining?
  58. Southern Copper Shining

    March 22, 2010
    Are rising copper prices another bubble that will burst? Or an opportunity for patient investors?
  59. 4 Top-Down Stocks For Your Portfolio

    February 17, 2010
    These four stocks anticipate growing and lasting trends in the global economy.
  60. Is Copper The New Gold?

    December 15, 2009
    We take a look at copper as an alternative inflation fighter to gold.
  61. Preferred Shares On Fire

    September 8, 2009
    It's not the norm to see preferred shares climb 100% to 200% in a matter of months, but these aren't normal times.
  62. Playing Convertibles With Calamos

    August 18, 2009
    Boutique firm Calamos is a specialist in convertible bonds; find out where you can get involved.
  63. Basic Materials Earnings On Deck

    July 22, 2009
    The basic materials sector has been very unstable in the past year, but things are starting to improve.
  64. The 5 Best Large Caps In The First Half Of 2009

    June 30, 2009
    Five top stocks through the first-half of '09 from any sector with market caps greater than $10 billion.
  65. The Copper Standard

    April 20, 2009
    A look into the surge in copper prices as well as its short-term and long-term prospects.
  66. March Winner Or Bear Market Rally?

    April 2, 2009
    The list of the top five performing large cap stocks in March was dominated by financials. Is this recovery to stay?
  67. Mining Stocks Buck The Bear Market

    March 5, 2009
    Mining stocks are apt to trade independently of the market, providing a good reason for investors to dig in.
  68. Encore Wire To Be Hurt By Construction Drop

    January 5, 2009
    This wholesale copper wire and cable manufacturer will suffer more as construction spending declines.
  69. Compass Minerals Still On Course

    November 5, 2008
    The commodity meltdown has highlighted the dependability of this leading salt producer.
  70. Commodity Declines Spell Trouble For Freeport-McMoRan

    October 31, 2008
    Freeport-McMoRan sank further as worries about global recession continued to thwart the markets.
  71. No Butterfly In Sight For Caterpillar

    October 29, 2008
    Falling commodity prices and a moribund housing market will make it hard for Caterpillar to grow until the recession lifts.
  72. Preferred Stock ETFs

    October 20, 2008
    We examine a group of preferred stock ETFs to see why they have fared so poorly as of late.
  73. Are Commodities Ready to Run or Done?

    September 10, 2008
    Is the commodities bull done or do natural resource funds still have room to run?
  74. Copper Bulls' Hopes Pinned On China Stimulus Plan

    September 5, 2008
    If Beijing fails to implement an expected fiscal stimulus plan, copper prices could tumble.
  75. Four Resource Stocks With Fat Dividends

    August 28, 2008
    If you like commodities but aren't sure they've bottomed, choose a high payout resource stock to cushion your risk while ...
  76. Peru's Buenaventura Eyes Gold And Silver Booty

    August 28, 2008
    Buenaventura's recent pullback may signal a chance to buy or an end to rising commodity prices. Are you ready to invest across ...
  77. Silver No Longer Second Best

    July 25, 2008
    Learn how investment in a silver ETF protects against inflation and compliments metals & mining plays.
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