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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 8 major copper mining stocks.

Copper Mining Stocks
Stock
Price Quote & Dividend
1-Yr Price Chart
BHP Billiton
Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold
Nevsun Resources Ltd.
Rio Tinto
Southern Copper
Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd.
Vale
Western Copper and Gold
Price and dividend data from Quandl.


To inspect the performance of the Copper Mining Stocks portfolio, see the returns table and chart below. Portfolio values are computed using monthly closes for from Quandl.

All 8 are included in the portfolio computations. The current value of the portfolio assumes that $1,250.00 was invested (total of $10,000) in each at its closing weekly price for the current date in 2008.


Copper Mining Stocks - Return Results
Portfolio:
Copper Mining Stocks
Start date:
Apr-23-2008
Start value:
$10,000
End date:
Apr-23-2018
End value:
$9,853
Number prices
121
Minimum value occurred on Nov-30-2008
$2,980
Maximum value occurred on Apr-30-2011
$18,803
Total gain or loss (Start date to End date)
-1.47%
Annualized gain or loss (Start date to End date)
-0.15%
Total dollar value on End date of a $10,000 purchase made on Start date
$9,853
Average percent return for all possible buy/sell combinations
10.70%
Number returns
7,260
Number profitable returns (Winners)
2,731
Percent profitable returns
37.62%
Number unprofitable returns (Losers)
4,529
Percent unprofitable returns
62.38%
Winners to losers ratio
0.60
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