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Portfolio of Copper Mining Stocks

Stock prices of copper mining companies tend to follow the underlying prices of copper. Therefore, the prices of the mining stocks are quite volatile. Before you buy a copper stock, be sure you research the company and know where prices are in the copper price cycle.

Here is a table of 9 major copper mining stocks.

Copper Mining Stocks
Stock
Price Quote & Dividend
1-Year Price Chart
Dividend Chart*
BHP Billiton
Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold
Nevsun Resources Ltd.
Rio Tinto
Southern Copper
Teck Resources
Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd.
Vale
Western Copper and Gold 
Click small charts (sparklines) to expand. * Uses 10 years or all years of dividends and prices, whichever is less.


To inspect the performance of the Copper Mining Stocks portfolio, see the returns table and chart below. Portfolio values are computed using weekly closes for stocks from Yahoo! Finance.

All 9 stocks are included in the portfolio computations. The current value of the portfolio assumes that $1,111.11 was invested (total of $10,000) in each stock at its closing weekly price for the current date in 2007.


Copper Mining Stocks - Return Results
Portfolio:
Copper Mining Stocks
Start date:
Feb-26-2007
Start value:
$10,000
End date:
Jan-17-2017
End value:
$12,519
Number prices
516
Minimum value occurred on Dec-01-2008
$3,993
Maximum value occurred on Apr-04-2011
$25,095
Total gain or loss (Start date to End date)
25.19%
Annualized gain or loss (Start date to End date)
2.29%
Total dollar value on End date of a $10,000 purchase made on Start date
$12,519
Average percent return for all possible buy/sell combinations
3.17%
Number returns
132,870
Number profitable returns (Winners)
48,046
Percent profitable returns
36.16%
Number unprofitable returns (Losers)
84,824
Percent unprofitable returns
63.84%
Winners to losers ratio
0.57
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Customize your own Portfolio of Copper Mining Stocks using stocks from the above table. See returns for specified combinations of stocks for specified durations.


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