One month, Chinese factory output looks good and mining shares rise; the next, output is weak and mining shares fall.
Does such a fickle business sound like a good one for novices? Well, with a few caveats, I’d say yes. And today I want to tell you why I think Rio Tinto (LSE: RIO) (NYSE: RIO.US) is a good investment, even if you’re just starting out — and as it happens, it’s a constituent of the Fool’s Beginners Portfolio.
Couldn’t be easier
Rio Tinto digs up iron, aluminium, copper, nickel, gold, uranium, molybdenum, diamonds, coal… and more. And it…