Commodities

2020 Articles

Gold bars are seen at the Czech Central

Investing can often feel like a rollercoaster, with the value of stock investments rising and falling sharply based on breaking

February 19, 2020
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BHP has reported stronger half-year profit on the back of robust iron ore prices but warned of the threat of

February 18, 2020
Glencore saw earnings drop 26 per cent to $11.6bn (£9bn) last year as the commodities giant warned that it was "closely watching" the coronavirus outbreak's impact on global markets.

Glencore saw earnings drop 26 per cent to $11.6bn (£9bn) last year as the commodities giant warned that it was

February 18, 2020
Tullow Oil's shares fell six per cent this morning as the exploratory firm said that it would abandon one of its wells in Peru after failing to find oil while drilling there.

Tullow Oil’s shares fell six per cent this morning as the exploratory firm said that it would abandon one of

February 17, 2020
Petra Diamonds fell to a loss in the first half of the year after increasing production at the miner was offset by a decline in diamond prices.

Petra Diamonds fell to a loss in the first half of the year after increasing production at the miner was

February 17, 2020
Embattled UK miner Sirius Minerals said today that it had dropped an alternative funding scheme to its takeover by Anglo American as it was unviable.

Embattled UK miner Sirius Minerals said today that it had dropped an alternative funding scheme to its takeover by Anglo

February 14, 2020
Two more water companies have referred Ofwat to the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) today over its five-year financial plan for the sector,

Two more water companies have referred Ofwat to the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) today over its five-year financial plan

February 14, 2020
EDF Energy smashed analyst expectations today as the French utilities giant enjoyed a strong performance from its renewable energy business.

EDF Energy smashed analyst expectations today as the French utilities giant enjoyed a strong performance from its renewable energy business.

February 14, 2020
Gem Diamonds saw its revenue increase 41 per cent today after a hike in the price of the precious stones had producers optimistic of a better 2020 for the troubled market.

Gem Diamonds saw its revenue increase 41 per cent today after a hike in the price of the precious stones

February 13, 2020
BP has announced plans to become a net zero emissions company by 2050 or sooner, one of the most ambitious climate pledges yet made by an oil major.

BP has announced plans to become a net zero emissions company by 2050 or sooner, one of the most ambitious

February 12, 2020
Canadian miner Barrick Gold beat final quarter expectations for profit today on the back of higher prices for the precious metal, announcing a 40 per cent hike in its dividend as a result.

Canadian miner Barrick Gold beat final quarter expectations for profit today on the back of higher prices for the precious

February 12, 2020
Energy watchdog Ofgem has today announced a new raft of compensation measures to protect consumers from difficulties caused by switching supplier.

Energy watchdog Ofgem has today announced a new raft of compensation measures to protect consumers from difficulties caused by switching

February 12, 2020