Newmont Mining Corp. (NEM)

While merger talks for this gold producer may be dying, the company is trading at a discount and it currently has a 3.8% dividend yield, paid quarterly. Newmont Mining Corp. (NEM) from Global Dividend Investor Newmont Mining Corp. (NEM) had another horrible quarter, as did all gold...
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Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold (FCX)

Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold (FCX), the world’s second largest producer of copper and a major producer of gold and molybdenum. The company recently diversified by acquiring two oil and gas producers, Plains Exploration & Production and McMoRan Exploration. Freeport’s stock has been weak the...
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Dividend Digest Top Stock Updates for 2013 E-G

Today’s updates cover companies beginning with the letters E-G, several of which gave investors very nice returns. I’ve included the advisor’s current advice on the pick, whenever available, and given you the return from the date of recommendation through the end of 2013. E El Pipeline...
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Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold, Inc. (FCX)

In our latest Dividend Digest The Value Bounce Editor Carl Delfeld recommends an international mining company Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold, Inc. FCX is a world leader in the exploration of mineral resource properties. ... Reasons stock is trading at 2008 lows: Copper prices fallen...
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Sterlite Industries India Ltd. (SLT)

In today’s Daily Alert, Personal Finance Editors Benjamin Shepherd and Roger Conrad recommend a play on Indian economic and industrial growth. “Sterlite Industries India Ltd. (SLT) is the largest miner of non-ferrous metals in India and one of the largest in the world, producing copper,...
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Should You Invest in Diamonds?

Happy Tax Day, I suppose. After filing my taxes, I have only one thing to say, and that is this: Taxes should be simpler. Now, on to something less intractable and politically fraught. Last Friday's The New York Times included an interesting article efforts...
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Follow-Up: Newmont Mining (NEM)

Newmont Mining (NEM) was originally recommended in Investment Digest issue 682, dated November 3, 2010, at $59.89 by Dow Theory Forecasts. "Excluding a $1.6 billion impairment for a Canadian mine, Newmont Mining (NEM) earned $1.17 per share in the December quarter, up 1% but $0.10 below the consensus on 9% growth...
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