News: BHP Billiton PLC (BBL)

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20 Aug 2014
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PRESS DIGEST-Wall Street Journal - Aug 21

Aug 21 - The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

S.Africa stocks inch up as BHP bounce offsets banking slump

JOHANNESBURG, Aug 20 - South African stocks ended a touch higher on Wednesday as gains in bourse heavyweights such as BHP Billiton offset sharp falls in banks and retailers.

Reliance on cost-cutting the real BHP story

LAUNCESTON, Australia, - BHP Billiton's plans to spin-off unwanted assets may have received a tepid welcome from investors, but the real news from the mining giant's results is the limits to cost-cutting.

RPT-COLUMN-Reliance on cost-cutting the real BHP story: Clyde Russell

(Repeats item issued earlier with no change to text) Clyde Russell is a Reuters columnist. The views expressed are his own.

COLUMN-Reliance on cost-cutting the real BHP story: Clyde Russell

Clyde Russell is a Reuters columnist. The views expressed are his own.

BHP announces spin-off plan, no share buyback for now

MELBOURNE/LONDON - The world's biggest mining company, BHP Billiton, announced plans to spin off businesses worth an estimated $16 billion, most of them acquired in a 2001 merger, to focus on its most profitable activities. | Video

DAX gains offset flat Milan market to lift European shares

* Moller-Maersk advances after bullish results and buyback

Strong housebuilders spur Britain's FTSE to 3-week high

LONDON, Aug 19 - Britain's top share index climbed to its highest closing level in three weeks on Tuesday, bolstered by housebuilding stocks after robust results from Persimmon.

Strong housebuilders spur Britain's FTSE to 3-week high

LONDON, Aug 19 - Britain's top share index climbed to its highest level in nearly three weeks on Tuesday, bolstered by housebuilding stocks after robust results from Persimmon .

DAX gains offset Milan market weakness to lift European shares

* Moller-Maersk advances after bullish results and buyback

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