The state has the second-largest reserves in the world, and investor demand for precious metals looks likely to grow.
Australia is more optimistic about iron ore prices this year, but other analysts think the price has peaked.
Nuclear power generation is once again on the rise.
A new austerity in the industry will rein in capital spending and lower production, which in turn should boost prices.
Did the hedge fund legend make a rare misstep with his bearish stance?
Boeing is downgraded to 'underweight,' and Vivus is downgraded to 'sell.'
Only a few companies that trade as American Depositary Shares earn S&P's 'buy' rating.
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