Energy Stock Channel reported that Silver Wheaton Corp. (TSX:SLW,NYSE:SLW) ranks seventh out of the 50 stocks that make up the Metals Channel Global Mining Titans Index. The index draws on recommendations from analysts at major brokerages.
As quoted in the market news:
The companies listed in the Metals Channel Global Mining Titans Index are not fixed, but instead variable — updating on a continuous basis to reflect the changing market environment with respect to commodity prices, government policy and market volatility.
In forming this rank, the analyst opinions from the major brokerage houses were tallied, and averaged; then, the underlying components of the Metals Channel Global Mining Titans Index were ranked according to those averages.