Commodities

Records fall at BHP

Records fall at BHP

Iron ore miner BHP Billiton has increased forward guidance and continues to look an interesting play in the sector.

Tullow Oil draws blank at Lupus

Tullow Oil draws blank at Lupus

Tullow Oil has failed to turn up anything during its first stab at drilling licence PL507 in the Norwegian North Sea.

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.

Anglo American's mixed bag

Anglo American's mixed bag

Mining company Anglo American failed to excite investors with its second-quarter production report.

Rio ramps up production

Rio ramps up production

Rio Tinto's record first-half iron ore production has pleased investors, with the share price up by nearly 2%.

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.

Bue-tiful result for Faroe Petroleum

Bue-tiful result for Faroe Petroleum

Faroe Petroleum looks in good shape after finding oil at the Bue prospect in the Norwegian Sea.

Premier yet to convince analysts

Premier yet to convince analysts

Westhouse Securities kept its 'neutral' rating on Premier Oil's stock after "no major news on other development projects".

Sirius delays York potash mine application

Sirius delays York potash mine application

Mining analyst Roger Bade had a "sneaky suspicion" that aligning the two applications would be "the best way forward" for Sirius Minerals.

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.