Rising Treasury Yields Pull Stocks Lower

Stocks, bonds and precious metals retreated Monday, reversing course after markets last week extended a monthlong…

Investors Lose Legal Bid Against Exchange Over Nickel Market Blowup

LONDON—The London Metal Exchange chalked up a big victory over investors on Wednesday, when a court…

Biden’s Electric-Vehicle Push Hits a Speed Bump

Mining projects are being delayed after a plunge in prices for metals used in batteries.

Bayer Told to Pay $1.56 Billion After Losing Roundup Case

Updated Nov. 18, 2023 7:43 pm ET Bayer faces a payout of $1.56 billion after a…

Exxon Makes Lithium Play in Long-Term Bet on EV Demand

Updated Nov. 13, 2023 10:02 am ET Exxon Mobil said Monday it is starting to drill…

Copper Market Slump Threatens Shift to Wind Power, Electric Cars

A prolonged slide in copper prices is challenging the world’s shift to renewable energy sources. Mining…

The Electric-Car Era Needs a Lot of Really Big Trees

Demand for utility poles is high due to infrastructure spending and grid upgrades.

Stocks End October With Gains, Post Monthly Losses

A busy day for corporate earnings reports ended with major stock indexes higher, though not enough…