Diamond stocks Articles

Stock quotes of diamond mining companies

Nov 12, 2019 / Staff reporter

Stock quotes of diamond mining companiesCompanyStockExchangeTickerPriceper shareChange(%)Market capitalization(in local currency and USD)ALROSAMICEX- RTSALRS75.200RUB0.000%553,845,415,376.00RUB9,784,926,219.00USDALROSA-NyurbaMICEX- RTSALNU163,000.000RUB0.000%130,400,000,000.00RUB2,303,809,589.00USDAfri-Can Marine MineralsCVE-AFAAFA0.000CADnan%0.00CAD0.00USDDiamond Fields International Ltd.TSX Vent...Read More

Bailey Banks & Biddle Files Chapter 11

Nov 11, 2019 / Rapaport News

RAPAPORT... The parent company of Bailey Banks & Biddle, whichclaims to be the US's oldest nationwide jeweler, has filed for Chapter 11bankruptcy in Texas, according to a court document. Houston-based BBB Group estimated both assets andliabilities of up to $50,000 in the November 6 voluntary petition. Joseph Trowbridge Bailey and Andrew Kitchen founded thecompany in 1832 as Bailey & Kitch...Read More

Jewelers Top Luxury 'Brand Intimacy' Study

Nov 11, 2019 / Rapaport News

RAPAPORT... Rolex, Cartier and Tiffany & Co. captured the top threespots in the luxury category when it comes to the emotional connectioncustomers have with a brand, according to a study of "brand intimacy."   The three jewelry brands ranked ahead of Chanel, Jaguar, Louis Vuitton andGucci, as well as the other fashion and automotive brands which rounded out the luxury segment's...Read More

Alrosa Launches Digital Tenders with Sarine Tech

Nov 11, 2019 / Rapaport News

RAPAPORT... Alrosa has implemented a digital-tender pilot enabling buyers to scan rough diamonds to evaluate their polished output using systems from SarineTechnologies. The program, which the Russian miner debuted at its October sale, uses Sarine's Galaxy inclusion mapping and DiaExpertplanning to study a rough stone's external shape, internal inclusions and anticipatedcolor and fluorescence...Read More

21 Israel Companies to Exhibit in Israel Diamond Pavilion at HKJMA Show

November 11, 19 / IDEX Online Staff Reporter

(IDEX Online) - Underscoring the importance of the Far East market, 21 companies will exhibit in the Israel Diamond Pavilion at the upcoming Hong Kong International Jewelry Manufacturers' show (HKJMA).The pavilion will be located in Hall 1 of the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre and will feature the Diamonds Show database of Israeli exhibitors available in English and Chinese.&nbs...Read More

11.11 Shopping Festival Generates $12 Billion in Opening Hour

November 11, 19 / IDEX Online Staff Reporter

(IDEX Online) - The 11.11 Global Shopping Festival kicked off at midnight in China and generated $1 billion in the first minute and eight seconds. By the first hour, that number had shot up to $12 billion, reports Alibaby Group Holding Limited. The 11.11 shopping festival began in 2009 with participation from 27 merchants as an event for merchants and consumers to raise awareness about the va...Read More

Vast appoints new FD

11th November 2019 / Creamer Media Reporter     

Aim-listed Vast Resources has appointed Paul Fletcher FD with immediate effect.He has been CFO of the company since February.AdvertisementFletcher, who has 25 years’ experience working in the commodity and financial services industries, succeeds former FD Roy Tucker.“I have great pleasure in welcoming Paul to the board. Paul has demonstrated expertise and commitment to Vast ever since...Read More

Titan Sales and Profit Increase

Nov 10, 2019 / Rapaport News

RAPAPORT... Revenue and profit at Titan Company rose as the retailer sawgrowth across all its businesses in thesecond fiscal quarter. Sales increased 2% to INR 46.93 billion ($657.7 million), including at subsidiaries, inthe three months ending September 30, while profit climbed 4% to INR 3.12billion ($43.7 million), the Indian company said last week. Jewelry sales wereflat at INR 36.5 billio...Read More

Israel Polished Exports Decline

Nov 10, 2019 / Rapaport News

RAPAPORT... Israel's polished-diamond exports fell 21% to $2.62 billionin the first nine months of the year, according to data from the nation'sMinistry of Economy. Shipments to the US, Israel's largest export market,dropped 14% to $1.13 billion, while supply to Hong Kong slid 46% to $577million.Israel Trade Data for Jan-Sep 2019  Read More

Alrosa Profit Drops in Third Quarter

Nov 10, 2019 / Rapaport News

RAPAPORT... Weak rough-diamond demand led to a drop in profit at Alrosa in the third quarter, the Russian miner reported.  Profit slid 44% to RUB 13.5 billion ($211.6 million) for thethree months ending September 30, as revenue faltered and the company's margin fell it said lastweek. Sales decreased 37% to $611 million, as proceeds from bothrough and polished diamonds declined. Rough sa...Read More

Forevermark Opens First US Boutique

Nov 10, 2019 / Rapaport News

RAPAPORT... Forevermark has opened its first boutique in the US, inpartnership with the owners of Padis Jewelry."In opening our first Forevermark boutique, consumers willbe able to more deeply experience and appreciate the full journey of aForevermark diamond," Forevermark US president Charles Stanley said last week. The De Beers-owned brand opened the store in Walnut Creek, California as a j...Read More

Richemont Jewelry Sales Grow

Nov 10, 2019 / Rapaport News

RAPAPORT... Jewelry sales at Richemont increased 8% in the first fiscalhalf, even as the company faced a challenging market in Hong Kong. Jewelry proceeds at Cartier and Van Cleef & Arpels roseto EUR 3.74 billion ($4.12 billion) in the six months ending September 30,while watch sales grew 1% to EUR 1.57 billion ($1.73 billion), Richemontreported Friday. Cartier's Love and Juste un Clou j...Read More

Alrosa Uses Sarine Technology for Digital Tenders

November 10, 19 / IDEX Online Staff Reporter

(IDEX Online) - Alrosa has debuted a pilot digital tender program that gave buyers access to a full digital scan of each rough diamond for sale. To do so, the mining company used various tools and technology from Sarine Technologies, including Sarine's Galaxy inclusion mapping and DiaExpert planning.The scans give information about each rough diamond's detailed external shape, internal i...Read More

WJA Debuts Bargaining Education Tools

November 10, 19 / IDEX Online Staff Reporter

(IDEX Online) - The Women's Jewelry Association (WJA) has debuted a new learning program, "Negotiable," to help its members build their ability to negotiate a promotion, a better vendor contract or higher sales.The program includes videos, assessments and worksheets and is part of the organization's Gender Equality Project. Data shows that women make the vast majority of purchase de...Read More

Alrosa Q3 Revenue Drops 20%

November 10, 19 / IDEX Online Staff Reporter

(IDEX Online) - Alrosa has announced that revenue for the third quarter of 2019 dropped 20 percent to 46 billion rubles ($721.3 million) compared to the previous quarter. Sales were down 23 percent in the quarter. Year-over-year, revenue dropped 35 percent while sales dropped 5 percent. Alrosa also sold a higher volume of small-size diamonds, which contributed to the fall in revenue. In...Read More

Israel Polished-Diamond Exports Decline

Nov 10, 2019 / Rapaport News

RAPAPORT... Israel's polished-diamond exports fell 21% to $2.62 billionin the first nine months of the year, according to data from the nation'sMinistry of Economy. Shipments to the US, Israel's largest export market,dropped 14% to $1.13 billion, while supply to Hong Kong slid 46% to $577million.Israel Trade Data for Jan-Sep 2019  Read More

Richemont Weathers Hong Kong Storm

Nov 10, 2019 / Rapaport News

RAPAPORT... Jewelry sales at Richemont increased 8% in the first fiscalhalf, even as the company faced a challenging market in Hong Kong. Jewelry proceeds at Cartier and Van Cleef & Arpels roseto EUR 3.74 billion ($4.12 billion) in the six months ending September 30,while watch sales grew 1% to EUR 1.57 billion ($1.73 billion), Richemontreported Friday. Cartier's Love and Juste un Clou j...Read More

Diamonds Mining Companies Listed in All Countries

2019-11-09 / Staff reporter

Compare(Show all)CompanyTickerLast Price (native)Change (native)Change (%)Day LowDay High52 Week Low52 Week HighVolumeMC (M CAD$)  Lucara DiamondCorp.LUCRF1.230.0000.00%1.231.251.012.122,605632.0  Petra Diamonds Ltd.PDL.L31.98-0.130-0.41%31.6432.9631.6473.45858,781473.8  Gem Diamonds LimitedGEMD.L102.000.5000.49%101.00102.5078.00125.009,265244.1  Stornoway D...Read More

KP plenary will be 'watershed' moment for the industry - council

8th November 2019 / Marleny Arnoldi     

Those involved in the build-up to the Kimberley Process (KP) plenary meeting to be held in New Delhi, India, later this month, are experiencing “whirlwind days”, the World Diamond Council (WDC) said in a blog post this week.The KP plenary meeting will open on November 18 and conclude on November 22.AdvertisementWith a range of critical issues as yet unsettled, participants are sharing...Read More

New mine to uplift Angola's diamond production

8th November 2019 / Rebecca Campbell     

Angola should produce 14-million carats of diamonds between now and 2022. This was reported by Empresa Nacional de Prospecção, Exploração, Lapidação e Comercialização de Diamantes de Angola (the National Company for the Prospecting, Mining, Polishing and Commercialisation of Diamonds of Angola – better known as Endiama) president Ganga...Read More