put this in perspective, we rate all of our Australian resource and energy exposures as high risk, excluding BHP Billiton (ASX: BHP ) and Rio Tinto (ASX:RIO), which attract a medium rating because of greater commodity and geographical diversification
market could choose to follow Uralkali's strategy.If BHP Billiton decides to move ahead with its Jansen mine, the problems ..... difficult to predict long-term prices. For example, BHP could theoretically break up the potash oligopoly by successfully
finally ramping up capacity. If phosphate demand does not keep up with supply increases, phosphate prices will drop. BHP Billiton 's Jansen mine would add about 8 million metric tons to annual potash capacity when fully operational and would introduce
minerals laws that companies such as Exxon Mobil ( XOM ) and BHP Billiton ( BHP ) say will hurt investment. The new law will secure for ..... according to a trade association whose members include XOM, BHP , Anadarko ( APC ) and Total ( TOT ). Post your comment
forecasts for RIO, the firm says. RIO shares are trading on an implicit 2015 estimated P/E of 9.4x, well below BHP Billiton 's ( BHP ) 13.8x, Antofagasta's ( OTCPK:ANFGY ) 18.9x, and Vedanta Resources' ( OTCPK:VDNRF ) 90.3x; the
MELBOURNE, March 12 (Reuters) - Australian shares are set to open lower on Wednesday under pressure from mining stocks, including heavyweights BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto, sliding on worries about...
Fears of a China slowdown have sent iron ore prices tumbling , and BHP Billiton ( BHP ) and Rio Tinto ( RIO ) are warning of lower prices through this year, but J.P. Morgan analysts maintain a Buy
"We want to move out of our West African position," BHP Billiton ( BHP ) iron ore division president Jimmy Wilson tells an iron ore conference in Perth, emphasizing the miner's desire
PERTH, March 11 (Reuters) - BHP Billiton said forecasts for iron ore prices to fall as low as $80 a tonne appeared low, despite the market moving into oversupply this year.
as those at Citigroup who downgraded RIO, along with BHP Billiton ( BHP ), on March 3rd . Citi analysts led by Clarke Wilkins downgraded their recommendations for BHP and Rio from buy to neutral, with share price targets