Chemistry

2 Compelling Reasons These Fertilizer Stocks Could Head Lower in the Coming Weeks

With the key spring planting season in the U.S. knocking at the door, investors in fertilizer stocks are hoping to see their shares head...

Fool's Gold Report: Silver Keeps Lagging Gold While Hecla Soars on Strong Production

On Wednesday, precious metals initially gave back some of their sizable gains from yesterday before recovering after the Federal Reserve...

Will Indian Elections Lead to an Emerging India?

When it comes to size, only one country can compete with China and that's India. Unlike China, however, India hasn't been able to get its...

Are Iron Ore Prices Set for a Rebound?

Iron ore prices have made a recovery in the past few weeks after falling sharply last month. The recent rebound in iron ore prices can be...

Oracle Corporation: Hitting a Cloud Home Run, Internet of Things on Deck

With a market capitalization of over $180 billion, and a flamboyant, America's Cup-winning CEO in Larry Ellison, it's not often Oracle flies...

How Does the CEO of DryShips Respond to Industry Warning Signs?

CEO George Economou of DryShips has built up a reputation over the years of being an eternal optimist. Sometimes he's ahead of the curve,...

Fool's Gold Report: Gold Fields, Allied Nevada Plunge As Gold Keeps Falling

Gold's gains in the first quarter of 2014 were unexpected, given the terrible performance of the yellow metal during 2013. But...

What You Need to Know About the Agilent Technologies Split

There is no shortage of data, analysis, and opinion out there about the virtues (or lack thereof) of spinoffs and corporate splits. They...

Check Off One More Task on Cliffs Natural Resources' Chromite Project

Let's just say it's but one checkbox ticked off in a long list of boxes needing checks.

The Ontario government said it's signed an agreement...

5 Takeaways From Silver Wheaton's 2014 Outlook

Silver Wheaton  recently released its quarterly earnings report and updated its guidance for 2014. Let's consider five points worth...

Red Hat Inc Shares Surge on Solid Q4 Results

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Open-source software veteran Red Hat just reported results for the fourth quarter and full fiscal year of...

Fool's Gold Report: Metals Drop Despite Ukraine Tensions; Can Gold Hold $1,300?

One of the reasons cited for gold's advance earlier this year was the tension between Russia and Ukraine. When gold started...

3 Prescription Drugs You Didn't Know Come From Marijuana

It's no secret that drug discovery is an arduous process; it often takes pharmaceutical companies more than a decade and over $1 billion to...

Don't Overreact to Fear of a Chinese Economic Slowdown

Just when precious metals miners Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold  and Southern Copper seemed to have the wind at their backs, due to a...

After the Harlem Explosion: Is Natural Gas Too Dangerous for America?

An explosion destroyed two buildings and killed at least seven people in the Harlem neighborhood of New York City on Wednesday morning, and...

How Chinese Defaults Could Create Opportunity

What commodity is the collateral of last resort for Chinese companies about to default? Copper. What commodity is ironically hitting new...

Fool's Gold Report: Futures Hit New 6-Month Highs Before Crimean Vote

For the fifth straight day this week, gold rose as the Dow Jones Industrials fell, with investors getting their last chance to...

Weak Demand, Supply Glut Mar Outlook for Copper

It has been a rough week for commodities, with iron ore and copper falling on worries over China. Like iron ore, copper has also come under...

This Copper Miner is About to Become an Energy Powerhouse

Investors likely know Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold as just a heavyweight in the copper and gold mining industry. Going...