3 Things to Love About BHP Billitonhttp://www.fool.com/investing/general/2013/03/19/3-things-to-love-about-bhp-billiton.aspx G. A. Chester
March 19, 2013
LONDON -- There are things to love and loathe about most companies. Today, I'll tell you three things to love about the world's biggest miner, BHP Billiton (LSE: BLT) (NYSE: BBL). I'll also be asking whether these positive factors make BHP Billiton a good investment today.
Size and spread
No miner can insulate itself from commodity prices, and BHP is no exception. However, with its early , mid-, and late-stage cycle metals; its diversification into oil and gas; and its wide geographic markets, the group is more resilient than its peers.