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Portfolio of Iron Ore Mining Stocks

Iron ore mining stocks are cyclical and should be bought only on the price upside. Before you buy any of the following stocks, be sure to study the price pattern and do not buy at the top (look for a very steep upside) or on the downside.

Here is a table of 5 well-known iron ore mining stocks.

Iron Ore Mining Stocks
Stock
Price Quote & Dividend
1-Year Price Chart
BHP Billiton
Cliffs Natural Resources
Mesabi Trust
Rio Tinto
Vale SA
Price and dividend data from Yahoo! Finance. 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 Iron Ore Mining Stocks portfolio, see the returns table and chart below. Portfolio values are computed using weekly closes for stocks from Yahoo! Finance.

All 5 stocks are included in the portfolio computations. The current value of the portfolio assumes that $2,000.00 was invested (total of $10,000) in each stock at its closing weekly price for the current date in 2007.


Iron Ore Mining Stocks - Return Results
Portfolio:
Iron Ore Mining Stocks
Start date:
Apr-30-2007
Start value:
$10,000
End date:
Apr-29-2017
End value:
$9,006
Number prices
522
Minimum value occurred on Jan-11-2016
$3,221
Maximum value occurred on Apr-04-2011
$22,080
Total gain or loss (Start date to End date)
-9.94%
Annualized gain or loss (Start date to End date)
-1.04%
Total dollar value on End date of a $10,000 purchase made on Start date
$9,006
Average percent return for all possible buy/sell combinations
-6.16%
Number returns
135,981
Number profitable returns (Winners)
45,231
Percent profitable returns
33.26%
Number unprofitable returns (Losers)
90,750
Percent unprofitable returns
66.74%
Winners to losers ratio
0.50
See Stock Return Calculator for return information for individual stocks or ETFs.


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Customize your own Portfolio of Iron Ore Mining Stocks using stocks from the above table. See returns for specified combinations of stocks for specified durations.

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