The price of copper is down 25% year-to-date and recently fell to a six-year low amid escalating concerns of slowing economic growth in China.
By Bob Ciura | Oct 15, 2015
Investors seeking yield from conservative dividend stocks shouldn't overlook this under-the-radar sector.
By Bob Ciura | Oct 8, 2015
Monsanto announced Wednesday that it will cut 2,600 jobs as part of a major cost-savings initiative designed to keep earnings afloat.
By Tony Daltorio | Oct 6, 2015
With aluminium prices plummeting, earnings season bellwether Alcoa announced on Sept. 28 that it will split the company in two.
By Tony Daltorio | Oct 2, 2015
With its purchase of an additional 10% stake in the Fort Hills project, Warren Buffett favorite Suncor is upping the ante on its Canadian oil sands bet.
By Tony Daltorio | Sep 29, 2015
Thanks to the continuing drop in commodity prices, Canada's economy is sputtering. However, not everything is bad, and certain stocks are outperforming.
By Bob Ciura | Sep 3, 2015
Activist investor Carl Icahn is at it again. This time he's taken an 8.5% stake in a languishing mining stock that holds $20.9 billion in total debt.
By Rick Pendergraft | Sep 1, 2015
The increased volatility of the last few weeks has been terrifying and stimulating at the same time.
By Bob Ciura | Aug 13, 2015
Investors are panicking and coal stocks are getting crushed on the heels of the government’s recently released Clean Power Plan.
By Jim Nelson | Jun 30, 2015
With the investing problems we face these days – possible rising interest rates, the Greek debt crisis, etc. – it’s easy to ignore the big picture.