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Newcrest as a takeover plum

No big gold mining company has been as accident prone as Australia’s Newcrest Mining, which is one reason why it has not been the recipient of a takeover bid. But with problems that include a recent tailings dam collapse at its Cadia mine comes a low share price and fresh speculation that it is a ripe for the picking.

Viewpoint > Miners-right

Newcrest as a takeover plum

No big gold mining company has been as accident prone as Australia’s Newcrest Mining, which is one reason why it has not been the recipient of a takeover bid. But with problems that include a recent tailings dam collapse at its Cadia mine comes a low share price and fresh speculation that it is a ripe for the picking.

Newcrest as a takeover plum