Big Deals: BHPB and Rio Tinto

BHP Billiton is a great company, and yes, I am consulting to one of their plants at the moment. Despite their size, they are able to run over 100 businesses in 25 countries (be they mines, smelters, refineries or new projects). And they run them well. Check out their latest production report, and note how …

Fairfax, Trade Me, BHPB

Three clients this year have all come in with record profits. It’s a symptom of what they are – excellent companies. BHPB made record EBITDA of US$20.1 Billion, and profits of $13.7 billion. Thats on the back of some stellar commodity prices and solid volume increases. Records in Aluminium and Stainless Steel Materials helped things …