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Why BHP’s financial condition is strong

BHP’s financial condition Net debt is the total debt less cash and cash equivalents. The net debt for BHP Billiton (BHP) at the end of...

Why low US inflation is negative for gold

Low US inflation means stronger purchasing power, which drops the demand for gold and. As a result, gold prices fall.

How Could TIAA Walk Away from the Deal?

We’ll look at the MAE (material adverse effect) clause of the Everbank (EVER)-TIAA merger agreement and see how TIAA could walk away from the deal.

How Wall Street Analysts See Freeport-McMoRan before 4Q17

Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) has a mean one-year price target of $15.42, representing a 9.7% upside over its closing price on September 22.

Why Antofagasta Is Ranked 5th among the Top-Rated Copper Miners

Like copper-mining peers Freeport-McMoRan and Turquoise Hill Resources, Antofagasta mines byproducts like gold. ANTO also has transportation operations.

Nucor’s Waiting for ‘Christmas Gift’ from Trump Administration

Nucor expressed optimism over the Section 232 imports probe that was ordered by the Trump administration earlier this year.

Analysts’ Views on Arch Coal Ahead of Its 3Q17 Results

Analysts' ratingsAs of October 27, 2017, of the nine analysts covering Arch Coal (ARCH) stock, eight (89%) recommended “buy” or “strong buy,” and one (11%) recommended...

The Bayer-Monsanto Merger Deal: An Update

On September 14, 2016, Bayer signed an agreement with Monsanto (MON) to acquire it for $66 billion, or $128 per share. The offer represented a 44% premium over Monsanto's stock price.

Praxair’s Valuation Compared to Its Peer before 4Q17 Earnings

Praxair's (PX) one-year forward PE multiple currently stands at 25.8x. Its peer Air Products & Chemicals (APD) has a one-year forward PE multiple of 23.6x.