distribution operations. They also have a very large wholesale-generation business in which the profitability depends on commodity prices , whereas with natural gas and regional-power prices, the profits there have come down in recent years because
JOHANNESBURG, March 6 (Reuters) - Falling commodity prices , political upheaval and simmering conflict are exposing the differing fortunes of Africa's economies, undermining the idea that the continent of a billion people is on one collective ascent.
in the United States in 2015 and beyond, but low commodity prices and the prospects of a strong U.S. dollar should ..... are already pricing in the weak outlook for spot commodity prices . Thus, futures return expectations may be normal
LONDON, March 3 (Reuters) - A 15 percent rise in earnings at Glencore's trading division partially offset a hit last year from the slide in commodity prices , leaving the mining company's core profit just two percent lower.
marketing business partly blunted the impact of falling commodity prices . Industrial EBIT, largely composed of the firm's ..... agriculture marketing rather than an immunity to falling commodity prices . Excluding the large increase in agricultural marketing
NEW DELHI, March 2 (Reuters) - Indian food-price inflation is on a downtrend due to a fall in global commodity prices and slower growth in rural wages, finance ministry's economic adviser Arvind Subramanian said on Monday.
Bcfe. That's consistent with previous guidance as well as our own estimate (87.5 Bcfe). In light of current commodity prices management has followed the lead of other operators by announcing a reduced capital program next year of $545 million
MELBOURNE/LONDON, Feb 27 (Reuters) - In its latest effort to slash costs as commodity prices fall, Rio Tinto is letting go its energy chief and rolling its coal and uranium businesses into two other units, a move that could signal its intention to divest its coal assets.
NEW YORK, Feb 26 (IFR) - Exploration and production companies are bracing for a sustained period of low commodity prices by deleveraging through stock sales - and well-funded firms are surprisingly leading the way.
by $0.05 per share to $1.25-$1.30 per share. The reduction was driven by the impact of lower forward commodity prices and currency changes since November and the expectation of continuing poor hydrology conditions in Brazil. We will