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  1. The Time To Bet On Electric Vehicles Is Now

    November 4, 2013
    As transportation costs continue to rise, electric and hybrid vehicles are once again returning to the spotlight. That makes ...
  2. Rockwood to Divest Ceramics Business - Analyst Blog

    June 17, 2013
    Rockwood is selling its advanced ceramics business to Cinven.
  3. Stock Market News for January 23, 2013 - Market News

    January 23, 2013
    Better-than-expected earnings from major companies lifted benchmarks into positive territory on Tuesday ahead of earnings ...
  4. Mosaic and Other Basic Materials Stocks Making Big Moves on December ...

    December 28, 2012
    The Nasdaq has fallen 0.3%, the S&P 500 has slipped 0.5% and the Dow has declined 0.5%, marking a bad morning for the market. ...
  5. LyondellBasell and Other Basic Materials Stocks Making Big Moves ...

    November 26, 2012
    The market is having a bad day so far. The Nasdaq has slipped 0.4%; the S&P 500 has fallen 0.7%; and the Dow is trading down ...
  6. LyondellBasell and More Big Movers in Basic Materials on November ...

    November 15, 2012
    It's been a bad day for the market after the morning's trading. The Nasdaq has decreased 0.4%; the S&P 500 has declined ...
  7. Dover and Other Basic Materials Stocks Making Big Moves on November ...

    November 13, 2012
    The Nasdaq has risen 0.2%, the S&P 500 has moved up 0.6% and the Dow is trading up 0.5% on a good day for the market so far. ...
  8. Stock Market News for October 24, 2012 - Market News

    October 24, 2012
    Benchmarks suffered heavy losses on Tuesday following weak quarterly results from DuPont and United Technologies. Meanwhile, ...
  9. Kinross Gold Corporation and Other Basic Materials Stocks Making ...

    October 5, 2012
    The Nasdaq is up 0.2%, the S&P 500 has moved up 0.5% and the Dow has climbed 0.5% on a good day for the market so far. The ...
  10. BHP Billiton plc Among Basic Materials' Biggest Movers on September ...

    September 14, 2012
    The market is doing well so far today. The Nasdaq is up 1.1%; the S&P 500 has risen 0.6%; and the Dow has climbed 0.4%. The ...
  11. Royal Gold, Inc. and Other Big Movers In Basic Materials

    August 10, 2012
    The Nasdaq has declined 0.2%, the S&P 500 has declined 0.2% and the Dow has fallen 0.2% on a bad morning for the market. ...
  12. Basic Materials Sector's Biggest Movers for July 11, 2012

    July 11, 2012
    The Nasdaq is down 0.5%, the S&P 500 has been relatively flat and the Dow has slipped 0.2% after the morning's trading. The ...
  13. Biggest Basic Materials Sector Movers for July 9, 2012

    July 9, 2012
    The morning has been bad for the market. The Nasdaq is trading down 0.3%; the S&P 500 has slipped 0.3%; and the Dow has decreased ...
  14. Basic Materials Stocks Making Big Moves on June 25, 2012

    June 25, 2012
    The morning has been bad for the market. The Nasdaq has fallen 2%; the S&P 500 has decreased 1.7%; and the Dow has declined ...
  15. Big 3 In Lithium Hitting Highs

    July 11, 2011
    Lithium stocks are outperforming as battery companies continue to struggle with sales and expenses.
  16. Invest In The Next Mega-Trend: Lithium

    February 14, 2011
    The first-ever lithium ETF began trading in 2010 to much fanfare. The ETF has opened the door to new investment options for ...
  17. A123 Needs To Recharge

    August 12, 2010
    Earnings don't really matter right now, but the loss of the Chrysler deal could be a warning.
  18. Hybrid Battery Plays

    February 11, 2010
    With energy conservation and efficiency becoming a top priority, the shift to more hybrid vehicles is almost assured.
  19. The Latin American Lithium Secret

    June 24, 2008
    SQM a Chile-based chemical company has more upside potential as it becomes a household name for traders.
  20. Taking a Closer Look at Chemical Companies

    December 6, 2005
    The chemical sector may be painted with an outdated brush there might be a lot more opportunity here than many investors ...
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