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Univar (UNVR) Up 21% in 3 Months: What's Driving the Rally?

Univar (UNVR) gains on market share gains, operational execution, pricing discipline and cost minimization actions.

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Nalak Das

Top 5 Growth Stocks to Gain From a Likely Year-End Rally

We have narrowed our search to five large-cap growth stocks that have solid upside left for the rest of 2022. These are: ADM, LW, LPLA, DINO and STLD.

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Zacks Equity Research

B2Gold (BTG) Hit Hard by Low Gold Prices and Cost Concerns

Lower gold prices witnessed so far this year and inflationary costs will likely dampen B2Gold's (BTG) 2022 results.

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Albemarle (ALB) Gains on Strong Demand, Capacity Expansion

Albemarle (ALB) benefits from strong demand and prices in its lithium unit and actions to boost its global lithium conversion capacity.

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GrowGeneration (GRWG) Grows Base With 1st Store in New Jersey

GrowGeneration (GRWG) launches its first store in New Jersey to widen its reach to 16 states and further strengthen its operations.

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Reliance Steel (RS) Up 12% in 3 Months: What's Driving It?

Forecast-topping earnings performance in the third quarter of 2022 and upbeat prospects have contributed to the gain in Reliance Steel's (RS) shares.

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Anindya Barman

4 Chemical Specialty Stocks to Escape Industry Challenges

Slowing end-market demand and input cost pressure dampen prospects for the Zacks Chemicals Specialty industry. ASH, LTHM, NGVT and FSI are set to gain from self-help actions.

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David Bartosiak

Bull of the Day: Olympic Steel (ZEUS)

Some of the most downtrodden stocks have reversed course since October.

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David Bartosiak

Bear of the Day: KINETIK Holdings (KNTK)

Energy was the big story in 2022, but lightning does not strike twice in the same place.

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Zacks Equity Research

Air Products (APD) Shares Up 14% in 3 Months: Here's Why

Better-than-expected earnings performance in the fiscal fourth quarter and upbeat outlook for fiscal 2023 have contributed to the gain in Air Products' (APD) shares.

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BHP Group (BHP) Sweetens Offer for OZ Minerals Limited

BHP Group (BHP) has made a revised offer to OZ Minerals Limited in a bid to enhance its exposure to copper and nickel and capitalize on their growing demand.

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Zacks Equity Research

Sociedad Quimica (SQM) Q3 Earnings and Sales Beat Estimates

Sociedad Quimica (SQM) gained from higher in lithium prices and strong sales volumes in the third quarter.

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Madhurima Das

3 Silver Mining Stocks to Watch Amid Industry Challenges

Despite the ongoing downtrend in silver prices weighing on the near-term prospects of the Zacks Mining - Silver industry, BVN, MAG and VZLA are likely to gain from solid growth projects, efforts to improve operational efficiency and lower costs.

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Flexible Solutions (FSI) Q3 Earnings Beat Estimates, Sales Up Y/Y

Flexible Solutions (FSI) sees higher sales across its business segments in the third quarter on increased customer orders.

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First Majestic (AG) Q3 Earnings Miss Estimates, Shares Dip

First Majestic (AG) reports higher revenues in Q3 on higher production at San Dimas and Santa Elena along with a loss due to weak metal prices and high costs.

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Pan American Silver (PAAS) Shares Dip Despite Q3 Earnings Beat

Pan American Silver (PAAS) reports a loss for Q3 due to lower silver prices and higher costs.

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Avino Silver (ASM) Posts Break-Even Earnings in Q3, Shares Gain

Avino Silver & Gold Mines (ASM) delivered the highest quarterly production in the third quarter of 2022 which helped offset the impact of lower metal prices, driving year-over-year improvement in revenues.

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Ferroglobe (GSM) Earnings Miss Estimates in Q3, Increase Y/Y

Ferroglobe (GSM) delivers year-over-year improvement in earnings courtesy of the cost-cutting initiatives undertaken over the past few years.

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Zacks Equity Research

Do Options Traders Know Something About Nutrien (NTR) Stock We Don't?

Investors need to pay close attention to Nutrien (NTR) stock based on the movements in the options market lately.

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Zacks Equity Research

Kinross' (KGC) Earnings Miss Estimates in Q3, Revenues Up Y/Y

Kinross (KGC) sees higher production from continuing operations in Q3 on the back of increased production across Tasiast, Paracatu and La Coipa.

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MAG Silver's (MAG) Q3 Earnings Beat Estimates, Increase Y/Y

MAG Silver (MAG) delivers earnings per share of 8 cents in the third quarter of 2022, delivering a turnaround performance from the loss in third-quarter 2022.

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ArcelorMittal's (MT) Q3 Earnings and Revenues Top Estimates

ArcelorMittal's (MT) Q3 sales were hurt by lower iron ore prices and reduced steel shipments.

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Sociedad Quimica (SQM) to Post Q3 Earnings: What's in the Offing?

Sociedad Quimica (SQM) is likely to have gained from higher realized prices and strong demand in the third quarter.

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Derek Lewis

Don't Ignore These 3 Top-Ranked Stocks Pushing 52-Week Highs

While the market continues to react to the CPI print, a few stocks have been quietly strong, pushing 52-week highs.

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Zacks Equity Research

Hecla Mining (HL) Q3 Earnings Beat Estimates, Revenues Lag

Hecla Mining (HL) reports a loss and lower revenues in Q3 on account of lower metal prices and higher costs as well as the deferral of silver concentrate shipments from Greens Creek and Lucky Friday.

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