There's even cash for exploration

There's even cash for exploration

The mining sector recovery has grown a leg, with exploration spend on the up

Miner's right

16 MAY 2016
The return of the contractors

The return of the contractors

Engineers and service providers in general strengthen 2016 revival

Miner's right

10 MAY 2016
The turning of the asset-value tide

The turning of the asset-value tide

PE is taking an expensive risk gambling on more pain for commodity prices

Miner's right

02 MAY 2016
Chinese cheques and checkers

Chinese cheques and checkers

China's ability to throw money at its problems has created a pseudo recovery

Miner's right

25 APRIL 2016
The temptation and risk of copper

The temptation and risk of copper

Beware those pinning their future plans to improvements in the red metal

Miner's right

18 APRIL 2016
Diamond supply discipline leads fightback

Diamond supply discipline leads fightback

The diamond oligopoly has been flexing its muscle to help prices

Miner's right

11 APRIL 2016
Nickel storm is passing

Nickel storm is passing

Aussie nickel miners are repositioning for a turnaround in fortunes

Miner's right

04 APRIL 2016
The great potash divergence

The great potash divergence

Positive sentiment for small companies as majors talk of cuts

Miner's right

29 MARCH 2016
Chinese growth engine fires back up

Chinese growth engine fires back up

Dare we hope the bust is over and there is a basis for the recent metals rally?

Miner's right

21 MARCH 2016
Oil could float BHP back to surface

Oil could float BHP back to surface

Major positioning itself for return to form, led by petroleum

Miner's right

14 MARCH 2016
Rally too good to be true

Rally too good to be true

This current sweet spot for miners may be fundamentally unhealthy

Miner's right

07 MARCH 2016
Showdown in the Wild West

Showdown in the Wild West

Twiggy, Goldman Sachs, plus others stuck in Mexican standoff over FMG valuation

Miner's right

29 FEBRUARY 2016
Miners, bankers correcting past excess

Miners, bankers correcting past excess

The process of slashing production brought on by the 2012 capex boom has begun

Miner's right

22 FEBRUARY 2016
Miners, ministers poles apart

Miners, ministers poles apart

The industry is battling to find common ground with African politicians

Miner's right

15 FEBRUARY 2016
BHP heads could roll

BHP heads could roll

A dividend cut will open the door to more probing questions

Miner's right

08 FEBRUARY 2016
The refinery too costly to fail

The refinery too costly to fail

Finding an economic way to close Yabulu will be an intrigue

Miner's right

01 FEBRUARY 2016