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Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Freeport-McMoRan, Golden Star Resources, New Gold and Seabridge Gold

Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Freeport-McMoRan, Golden Star Resources, New Gold and Seabridge Gold
May 27, 2017 |

Freeport-McMoran (FCX) Down 11.9% Since Earnings Report: Can It Rebound?

Freeport-McMoran (FCX) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.
May 27, 2017 |

Gold Mining Stock Outlook - May 2017

Gold Mining Stock Outlook - May 2017
May 26, 2017 |

Freeport says large number of 4,000 Grasberg workers deemed "resigned"

Freeport McMoRan Inc, the world's largest publicly traded copper miner, said a "large number" of the approximately 4,000 workers at its giant Grasberg mine in Indonesia who failed to report for work have been deemed to have resigned. An estimated 9,000 workers have extended their strike for a second month at Grasberg, the world's...
May 26, 2017 |

Strike impacts Freeport's Grasberg mine, workers 'resigned'

Freeport McMoRan Inc said Thursday that mining and milling rates at its Grasberg mine in Papua, Indonesia have been affected by an extended strike, and a "large number" of approximately 4,000 absentee workers were deemed to have resigned. Escalating labor tension is a further disruption for Freeport, entangled in a lengthy dispute with...
May 26, 2017 |

Thousands of Freeport Indonesia workers to strike for second month -union

JAKARTA/TIMIKA, Indonesia, May 20 (Reuters) - An estimated 9,000 workers at the giant Grasberg copper mine operated by the Indonesian unit of Freeport McMoRan Inc will extend a strike for a second month, a union official said on Saturday, in an ongoing dispute over employment terms and layoffs. Freeport is at loggerheads with Indonesia over...
May 21, 2017 |

Today's Research Reports on Stocks to Watch: Freeport-McMoran and Taseko

NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / May 16, 2017 / While there was no significant news to explain the price jumps, both Freeport-McMoran and Taseko Mines Limited saw their share prices head higher in Monday trading. ...
May 17, 2017 |

Peru economy grows in March vs yr ago despite floods

Peru's economic output grew 0.71 percent in March compared with the same month a year earlier, beating expectations in a Reuters poll for a contraction of 0.5 percent, the government's national production indicator showed on Monday. It marked the smallest annual gain since November 2014, the national statistics institute Inei said. Economic...
May 16, 2017 |

Workers at Peru's Cerro Verde copper mine threaten fresh strike

Workers at Freeport-McMoRan's Cerro Verde copper mine in Peru were evaluating a new strike on Friday, a union spokesman said, if the company continues with what the union says is punishment of those who took part in a previous strike in March. If the company insisted on its plan to suspend workers without pay, then the union would consider a...
May 6, 2017 |

Peru mine workers vote to approve June nationwide strike

Peruvian miners voted on Friday to approve a national strike in June to protest "anti-labor" government proposals, Ricardo Juarez, secretary general of the National Federation of Miners, Metallurgists and Steelworkers, told Reuters. Members of the federation, an umbrella group for hundreds of unions representing workers at some of the...
May 6, 2017 |

Foreign miners in Indonesia must be beneficial to country, warns Finance Minister

Foreign mining companies in Indonesia must prove their businesses are advantageous to the country, warned Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati.
May 6, 2017 |

Indonesia and U.S. miner Freeport start contract negotiations

Indonesian authorities on Thursday kicked off negotiations with Freeport McMoran Inc. over a contract dispute that has prompted the U.S. mining giant to scale down operations in the eastern province of Papua. CEO Richard Adkerson met with mining ministry officials in Jakarta to start talks over a range of disagreements including legal...
May 5, 2017 |

Today's Research Reports on Freeport-McMoRan and Southern Copper as Copper Prices Slide on Demand Concerns

NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / May 4, 2017 / U.S. markets fell in early trading Wednesday on a batch of mixed corporate earnings and the Federal Reserve's decision to keep interest rates unchanged. The Dow ...
May 5, 2017 |

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Kraft Heinz, Nike, Stryker, DISH Network, TD Ameritrade and Freeport-McMoRan

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Kraft Heinz, Nike, Stryker, DISH Network, TD Ameritrade and Freeport-McMoRan
May 4, 2017 |

Top Research Reports for Today: KHC, NKE, SYK & More

Top Research Reports for Today: KHC, NKE, SYK & More
May 3, 2017 |

Freeport Indonesia mine workers hold rally at start of planned strike

Thousands of workers from the Indonesian unit of Freeport McMoRan Inc staged a rally near its Papua mine on Monday, a union leader said, protesting against layoffs by the miner due to a contract dispute with the government. The union representing a third of the 32,000 workforce sent a notice to Freeport on Monday threatening to strike from...
May 2, 2017 |

Freeport Indonesia workers hold rally at start of planned strike

Thousands of workers from the Indonesian unit of Freeport McMoRan Inc staged a rally near its Papua mine on Monday, a union leader said, protesting against lay offs by the miner due to a contract dispute with the government. The union representing a third of the 32,000 workforce sent a notice to Freeport on Monday threatening to strike from...
May 1, 2017 |

Freeport (FCX) Q1 Earnings, Revenues Miss Estimates

Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) reported adjusted earnings of 15 cents a share in the first quarter, missing the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 17 cents.
Apr 28, 2017 |

Following Earnings Miss, Vetr Downgrades Freeport-McMoRan To Buy

The Vetr crowd downgraded its rating for Freeport-McMoRan Inc (NYSE: FCX ) on Wednesday, from 5 stars (Strong Buy), issued two weeks ago, to 4 stars (Buy). Crowd sentiment at the time of the downgrade ...
Apr 28, 2017 |

Freeport readies first Grasberg copper exports after 15-week halt

TOKYO/SEOUL/JAKARTA, April 26 (Reuters) - Freeport McMoRan Inc is preparing three copper concentrate export shipments from its giant Grasberg mine in Indonesia after a 15-week outage, sources with direct knowledge of the matter said. Freeport is ramping up output and copper shipments from Grasberg, the world's second-biggest copper mine,...
Apr 28, 2017 |

Freeport-McMoran (FCX) Down 11.9% Since Earnings Report: Can It Rebound?

Freeport-McMoran (FCX) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues. Read More

Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Freeport-McMoRan, Golden Star Resources, New Gold and Seabridge Gold

Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Freeport-McMoRan, Golden Star Resources, New Gold and Seabridge Gold Read More

Freeport says large number of 4,000 Grasberg workers deemed "resigned"

Freeport McMoRan Inc, the world's largest publicly traded copper miner, said a "large number" of the approximately 4,000 workers at its giant Grasberg mine in Indonesia who failed to report for... Read More

Tick-Proof Your Yard Without Spraying

Consumer Reports has no relationship with any advertisers on this website. This year is expected to be one of the worst on record for ticks, and not just in the Northeast. At least one variety of... Read More

Double Up on Sun Safety

Consumer Reports has no relationship with any advertisers on this website. Here comes summer—and along with it, poolside parties and beach vacations. If you plan on taking refuge from the... Read More

These Raw Photos of a Mom Delivering Her Preemie Are a Reminder of How Powerful Birth Really Is

"I know that I did everything I could at that time to help bring our girl into the world." Read More

'Pirates of the Caribbean' Flashback: Remember How Critics Raved About Johnny Depp's Captain Jack?

Just a taste of some of the raves for Johnny Depp's woozy pirate Read More

'Alien' Creature Design Duo Takes Us Inside Their 20-Plus Years of Xenomorph-ing

Meet 'Alien' special effects aces Alec Gillis and Tom Woodruff Jr., who talk about their work on every film in the franchise between 1986 and 2007 Read More

‘Wonder Woman’: Theater Behind Women-Only Screenings Responds to Complaints by Adding More

After online complaints about the ladies-only 'Wonder Woman' screenings, theater chain Alamo Drafthouse adds more showings. Read More

In Chicago, an undertaker tries to save teens from the streets — and is burying those he can’t

Spencer Leak Sr. has never known life without death. From the moment he was old enough to remember, he was ambling around the funeral home his father founded here on Chicago’s South Side in 1933,... Read More

Former national security adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski dies at 89

Zbigniew Brzezinski, the hawkish Polish-born Cold War strategist and former top aide to US president Jimmy Carter, has died, his family said. He was 89. Read More

Trump exalts ‘great win’ for candidate charged with assault

No other leader at the G-7 meeting mentioned Thursday’s GOP victory in Montana, so President Trump praised it himself. Read More

Readers write: Inspiring story, open communication, chain of knitting

Regarding the April 24 & May 1 People Making a Difference story about Esther Zeiher: Thank you so much, Isabelle de Pommereau. Recommended: Could you pass a US citizenship test? Regarding the... Read More

Digital Geneva Convention needed after ransomware attack, Is the Syrian regime worried about international justice?, Friendly approach won't dissuade Kim Jong-un, Facebook Live presents ethical concerns, The economic benefits of solar and wind energy

"The cybersecurity wake-up call the world has long needed has occurred...," states an editorial. "The obvious lesson is that computer operating systems need to be kept updated with the latest... Read More

A day for Africans to rise

Across Africa on May 25, thousands of people celebrated Africa Day, an event first marked in 1963 to honor the continent’s liberation from colonial powers. The day was dubbed “Africans Rising,”... Read More