TCK : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Is Another Copper Star On The Rise?

    December 17, 2012
    First Quantum's bid for Inmet could vault it into the top tier of copper companies.
  2. Canadian Pacific Beats, Rev Up - Analyst Blog

    October 25, 2012
    Canadian Pacific Railway Limited's (CP) adjusted earnings per share of C$1.30 (approximately $1.31) in the third quarter ...
  3. Dow and Other Big Movers In Basic Materials on October 24, 2 ...

    October 24, 2012
    After the morning's trading, the Nasdaq is unchanged, the S&P 500 has climbed 0.1% and the Dow is up 0.3%. The basic materials ...
  4. 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 ...
  5. 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 ...
  6. Teck Resources Limited and Other Big Movers In Basic Materials

    August 9, 2012
    The morning has been bad for the market. The Nasdaq has decreased 0.1%; the S&P 500 has declined 0.2%; and the Dow is down ...
  7. GRA and Other Basic Materials Stocks Making Big Moves on July ...

    July 25, 2012
    The Nasdaq is trading down 0.8%, the S&P 500 has declined 0.2% and the Dow has climbed 0.4% after the morning's trading. ...
  8. Seek Commodities to Hedge Against Inflation

    June 29, 2012
    As the U.S. Treasury continues to print money, inflation seems imminent. Commodity stocks can help protect your cash value.
  9. Commodity Stocks For Inflation Protection

    June 29, 2012
    As the U.S. Treasury continues to print money, inflation seems imminent. Commodity stocks can help protect your cash value.
  10. Seek Commodities to Hedge Against Inflation

    May 30, 2012
    As the U.S. Treasury continues to print money, inflation seems imminent. Commodity stocks can help protect your cash value.
  11. Commodity Stocks For Inflation Protection

    May 30, 2012
    As the U.S. Treasury continues to print money, inflation seems imminent. Commodity stocks can help protect your cash value.
  12. Seek Commodities to Hedge Against Inflation

    April 30, 2012
    As the U.S. Treasury continues to print money, inflation seems imminent. Commodity stocks can help protect your cash value.
  13. Enticing Commodity Stocks For Inflation Protection

    April 30, 2012
    As the U.S. Treasury continues to print money, inflation seems imminent. Commodity stocks can help protect your cash value.
  14. Is "Dr. Copper" A Quack?

    October 3, 2011
    Don't jump to conclusions about what copper's recent demise means for the market.
  15. Southern Copper Digs Up Doubled Earnings

    August 8, 2011
    Southern Copper continues to put up impressive earnings numbers as Dr. Copper is doing very well despite global economic ...
  16. Seek Commodities to Hedge Against Inflation

    July 29, 2011
    As the U.S. Treasury continues to print money, inflation seems imminent. Commodity stocks can help protect your cash value.
  17. Peabody Tries Again To Get Macarthur Coal

    July 14, 2011
    Peabody clearly wants Macarthur Coal for itself.
  18. Peabody Tries Again To Get Macarthur Coal

    July 12, 2011
    Peabody Energy does not give up easily when management sees a valuable asset that could improve its business.
  19. Enticing Commodity Stocks For Inflation Protection

    July 7, 2011
    As the U.S. Treasury continues to print money, inflation seems imminent. Commodity stocks can help protect your cash value.
  20. A Look At The Mega-Miners

    March 15, 2011
    By choosing a mega-miner, investors not only gain exposure to a wide variety of metals, but also the whole mining supply ...
  21. Canada: The New Place For Hot Stocks?

    February 8, 2011
    Canada's rich natural resources and sound financial system make it an ideal investment destination.
  22. Freeport Looking Shiny

    January 21, 2011
    Freeport is in prime position to benefit from higher copper prices.
  23. Southern Copper Still Worthwhile

    January 14, 2011
    Copper has enjoyed a strong year in 2010, with the stocks running up accordingly.
  24. Will Aussie Flooding Rain On China's Parade?

    January 7, 2011
    Flooding in Queensland has shaken up the market for a critical steel component.
  25. China Keeps Its Rare Earth Minerals At Home

    January 4, 2011
    The few companies that explore or mine for rare earths are getting a boost from China's announcement to curb its rare earth ...
  26. Total-Suncor Deal Strengthens Oil Sands Development

    December 21, 2010
    French oil giant Total, SA is joining forces with Canada's Suncor on three projects in Alberta's oil sands. This could spur ...
  27. 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.
  28. A Little Growth With A Little Less Risk

    December 3, 2010
    If you are willing to hold a bond for five years or more, consider instead quality equities that offer decent growth and ...
  29. Be Constructive While Doing Nothing

    November 18, 2010
    It's not fun do nothing when markets are moving up. But the long-term benefits of waiting to invest when markets pullback ...
  30. Copper - It's Back

    October 11, 2010
    Copper has rallied to its highs and taken many miners' stock prices along with it.
  31. More Work Left At Allegheny

    July 30, 2010
    Allegheny has created tremendous shareholder wealth. Unfortunately, its share price is a lot higher today and offers no compelling ...
  32. Ode To Joy Global

    June 7, 2010
    Joy Global is a major equipment supplier leveraged to the commodity markets, but can investors tolerate the volatility?
  33. Australia Proves Taxing To Miners

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

    March 22, 2010
    Are rising copper prices another bubble that will burst? Or an opportunity for patient investors?
  35. Timely Small Caps For 2010

    January 5, 2010
    As investors seek investments with potential hidden value, three names offer compelling reasons that, if achieved, could ...
  36. Can Copper Stay On Top?

    November 6, 2009
    Soaring copper prices prompt a blow-out quarter for mining giant Freeport-McMoran. But is an encore performance likely?
  37. Caterpillar Plows Through

    October 22, 2009
    Though its profits fell 53%, Caterpillar still blew away analysts' estimates.
  38. Stocks That Benefit From A Weak Dollar

    October 12, 2009
    If the dollar continues to weaken, then businesses with these characteristics could greatly benefit.
  39. China's Oil Sands Ambitions

    September 18, 2009
    Following China's lead into the under-valued oil sands for a long-term play.
  40. Never Forget Margin Of Safety

    July 30, 2009
    The idea behind margin of safety is precise: invest with a great enough cushion to protect your investment from errors in ...
  41. On Track For Recovery

    July 24, 2009
    Canadian rail carriers look to be building steam for a strong second half.
  42. Seek Commodities to Hedge Against Inflation

    May 28, 2009
    As the U.S. Treasury continues to print money, inflation seems imminent. Commodity stocks can help protect your cash value.
  43. Golden Dollars: A Look At Junior Miners

    May 6, 2009
    With future inflation rearing is ugly head; investors may want to turn their attention to gold stocks. Junior miners offer, ...
  44. Suncor And Petro-Canada Seek Unity

    April 1, 2009
    The proposed merger of two top dog companies could spark future deals among oil sands producers.
  45. Metals And Miners Dig Up Ideal Conditions

    April 1, 2009
    Metal and mining stocks look like they'll benefit from possible inflation, and we look at some of the more promising investments ...
  46. Oil Sands Projects Stalled By Slumping Oil Prices

    October 29, 2008
    Slumping oil prices have stalled a number of new oil sands projects. Is this just a temporary time-out?
  47. 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.
  48. You Can't Always Get What You Want (PD)

    September 6, 2006
    With the Inco acquisition no longer in the mix, what can Phelps Dodge shareholders expect now?
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