Big Miners Rio Tinto plc And BHP Billiton plc Are Racing Ahead In 2014

2014 has been a damp squib for many equity investors, but one group of companies is bucking the trend and that’s the diversified mining giants. Here, Owain Bennallack asks why Rio Tinto (LSE: RIO) (NYSE: RIO.US) and BHP Billiton (LSE: BLT) (NYSE: BBL.US) are doing well now, and whether their run can continue.

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> Owain owns shares in BHP Billiton.