Articles Tagged "NYSE:MCP"

Companies Gain Following Rare Earths Report on 60 Minutes

Rare Earth – It isn't every day that rare earths are featured in the mainstream media, but this week on "60 Minutes" they made an appearance. The rare earths sector was on the rise on Monday following the report, which looked at the rise of China's dominance in the industry and the importance of rare earths in modern technology.

Rare Earths in 2014: China Still Center Stage

Rare Earth – At the end of 2013, some were wondering whether 2014 might be the year China would start to loosen its grip on the rare earths market. But although there are signs its monopoly is slipping, the country still definitely produces the lion's share of the world's rare earths.

Magnets and Phosphors and Motors, Oh My! A Look at the Different Rare Earths and Their Uses

Rare Earth – Rare earths are often split into "heavy" and "light" varieties based on their atomic weight. However, it certainly gets more complicated than that, and it’s worth taking a closer look at the uses of the different rare earth elements and some of the dynamics surrounding their supply and demand.

3 Rare Earths Companies Up Over 40 Percent Year-to-Date

Rare Earth – Like the rest of the commodities market, the rare earths sector is definitely less exciting now than it was a few years ago. However, that isn't to say that rare earths miners have gone away completely. In fact, some have even seen share price rises in 2014.

Jon Hykawy Talks Illegal Mining and Rare Earth Export Quotas

Rare Earth – To get more insight into what recent developments could mean for the rare earths sector, Rare Earth Investing News spoke with Jon Hykawy, president and director of Stormcrow Capital. Overall he is hopeful that things could be looking up for the sector.