Newmont Corporation is the largest gold mining company in the world. Founded in 1921 by William Boyce Thompson. Newmont owns mines in Nevada, Colorado, Ontario, Quebec, Mexico, Dominican Republic, Australia, Ghana, Argentina, Peru and Suriname. Additionally, they mine copper, silver, zinc and lead.
Newmont is a publicly traded company with its stock trading on the NYSE. Newmont is a component of the S&P 500 with revenues in excess of $9 Billion annually employing more than 16,000 employees. Newmont is the only gold mining company in the Standard & Poor’s 500.
VF Corporation is a publicly traded company with the stock trading on the NYSE (Ticker: VFC) and is a component of the S&P 500. Company was founded in 1899 as Reading Glove and Mitten Manufacturing Company in Reading, Pennsylvania. Today, the company has estimated annual revenues to exceed $13 Billion with more than 50,000 employees. Industry classification is “Apparel Accessories” with products being footwear and apparel.
VF Corporation is one of the world’s largest apparel, footwear and accessories companies connecting people to the lifestyles, activities and experiences they cherish most through a family of iconic outdoor, active and work-wear brands, including Vans®, The North Face®, Timberland® and Dickies®. Their purpose is to power movements of sustainable and active lifestyles for the betterment of people and our planet. They connect this purpose with a relentless drive to succeed to create value for all stakeholders and use our company as a force for good.