Commodities

President Energy deserves a salute

President Energy deserves a salute

President Energy has struck oil at its Lapacho well, confirming the first ever oil discovery in the Paraguayan Chaco region.

BlackRock World Mining: Could recent problems be a buying opportunity?

BlackRock World Mining: Could recent problems be a buying opportunity?

Last week's news that BlackRock World Mining must write off 7% of its NAV has pushed it under the spotlight for all the wrong reasons.

Is Roxi fall justified?

Is Roxi fall justified?

Roxi Petroleum has made the market nervous after announcing that tests at its flagship BNG asset Kazakhstan are unreliable.

Arian Silver gets gold star

Arian Silver gets gold star

Arian Silver has raised $32 million, meaning the miner can get its project in Mexico into full-scale commercial production.

Viewpoint: Avoid knee-jerk reactions to market volatility

Viewpoint: Avoid knee-jerk reactions to market volatility

Investment strategist at deVere Group Tom Elliott has advised investors to ride the storm, avoiding any knee-jerk reactions to the current slump.

Randgold is "highest quality" gold stock

Randgold is "highest quality" gold stock

One broker reckons Randgold Resources deserves to trade at a premium to its gold peers.

How to play safe in mining sector rout

How to play safe in mining sector rout

Numis Securities still believes there is "value to be had" in the mining sector and gives its top picks.

Ithaca Energy "outstandingly cheap"

Ithaca Energy "outstandingly cheap"

Ithaca Energy's shares are down over a third since June, but the experts still think the're worth much more.

London Mining's burning

London Mining's burning

Warning that there is "little or no value remaining in the equity of the company" has caused a stampede for the exit at London Mining.

Rio Tinto confirms Glencore snub

Rio Tinto confirms Glencore snub

It has emerged that mining giant Rio Tinto rejected a merger approach from Glencore over the summer.