Time to Get On Board This Dividend-Paying Miner

Before you go, we thought you'd like these...
Before you go close icon

The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which analyst Jim Mueller discusses topics across the investing world.

There's still a lot of room to grow in commodities stocks, and Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold is a case in point. Jim takes us through first-quarter earnings, where it beat analyst expectations. It smartly refinanced some debt and is investing to grow copper production by 25% over the next few years. Plus, it pays a healthy (and growing!) dividend.

If you're interested in some of these dividends on your quest for high-yielding stocks, The Motley Fool has compiled a special free report outlining our nine top, dependable, dividend-paying stocks. It's called "Secure Your Future With 9 Rock-Solid Dividend Stocks." You can access your copy today at no cost! Just click here to discover the winners we've picked.

At the time this article was published Jim Mueller owns shares of Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold. The Motley Fool owns shares of Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold. Try any of our Foolish newsletter servicesfree for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe thatconsidering a diverse range of insightsmakes us better investors. The Motley Fool has adisclosure policy.

Copyright © 1995 - 2012 The Motley Fool, LLC. All rights reserved. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

Read Full Story

Want more news like this?

Sign up for Finance Report by AOL and get everything from business news to personal finance tips delivered directly to your inbox daily!

Subscribe to our other newsletters

Emails may offer personalized content or ads. Learn more. You may unsubscribe any time.

From Our Partners