Commodities & Resources

Gold: precious revival or false dawn?

Gold: precious revival or false dawn?

Funds invested in gold miners notched up some impressive gains. Should investors take a fresh look at this most unloved of assets?

What if... energy was free?

What if... energy was free?

A group of investment experts speculate on stocks that might prosper and those that could fall following a hypothetical momentous global event.

When we'll run out of oil and metals, revealed

When we'll run out of oil and metals, revealed

Commodities on which we all depend will not last forever. Researchers at Visual Capitalist tell us when they think the tap will stop running.

Five diamond plays to dazzle

Five diamond plays to dazzle

Interactive Investor has taken a look at five ways investors can gain exposure to the diamond industry.

E&P companies must up their game

E&P companies must up their game

Interactive Investor takes a look at six exploration and production companies, to see whether the sector should be feeling sorry for itself.

Five oil explorers with upside potential

Five oil explorers with upside potential

Oil exploration companies have been on the back foot recently, but the sector is trading well below historical levels and there are bargains to be found.

Shell vs BP - who wins?

Shell vs BP - who wins?

BP and Shell, two of the biggest dividend payers around, have both embarked significant free cash flow growth programmes.

Making sense of the mining malaise

Making sense of the mining malaise

Times are undoubtedly tough for miners large and small, but investors ignore the sector at their peril.

Algy Cluff predicts North Sea coal bonanza

Algy Cluff predicts North Sea coal bonanza

Oil industry legend Algy Cluff talks to Interactive Investor's Harriet Mann about an exciting new venture.

Best of the boards: Blinkx, San Leon Energy and Sirius Minerals

Best of the boards: Blinkx, San Leon Energy and Sirius Minerals

Blinkx dominated talk on the discussion boards this week after the internet media platform lost nearly half of its value in the wake of a profit warning.

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