Anglo American’s share price peaked at R539 on 20 June 2008.
At that time CEO Cynthia Carroll was using company money to buy back shares.
Then the Global Financial Crisis hit and the share price fell to R150 before staging a recovery to around R400.
Today it managed to stay just about R70.
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This article first appeared on 702 : Anglo American share price tumbles from R539 in 2008 to just over R70 today