Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM)
Founded in 1921, Newmont is a leading gold company and is publicly traded on the NYSE since 1925. The company is headquartered in Denver, Colorado and employs about 15,000 people. Newmont operates mines in the United States, Australia, Peru, Indonesia , Bolivia, New Zealand and Mexico.
Newmont is also the only S&P 500 listed stock, employs a philosophy of no gold hedging and reported gold reserves of 93.9 million oz as of end of 2006.
Company Website: http://www.newmont.com/
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