Stephen Simpson, CFA
Long only, growth at reasonable price, value, research analyst

Taseko Hoping To Offer Its Own Copper Growth Story

One of the reasons I like First Quantum (OTCPK:FQVLF) is that I believe that company is poised to deliver excellent low-cost/high-value growth from its copper mines both already operating and on the drawing board. The same could apply to Taseko (NYSEMKT:TGB), as this BC-based Canadian miner has an existing mine with expansion capacity and a potential new mining project that could offer excellent cash costs.

Of course there is a "but", and with Taseko it's a triple-but. The first "but" is that a lot of copper mining projects are on the books now and it is going to take a real recovery in global demand to maintain prices in the face of that supply. The second...

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