Best of the Fool: Top 3 articles of the day (05 December, 2013)

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These 3 miners have smashed the market – should you be buying?  December 05, 2013

Companies mentioned: S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO), Fortescue Metals Group (ASX: FMG), Mount Gibson Iron (ASX: MGX), Atlas Iron (ASX: AGO), BHP Billiton (ASX: BHP) and Rio Tinto (ASX: RIO)

3 companies to protect you against a market pullback  December 05, 2013

Companies mentioned:   S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO), Telstra (ASX: TLS), Coca-Cola Amatil (ASX: CCL), Woolworths (ASX: WOW), Wesfarmers (ASX: WES), Twenty-First Century Fox (ASX: FOX) and News Corp (ASX: NWS)

A Motley Fool’s Ashes XI/  December 05, 2013

Companies mentioned:  BHP Billiton (ASX: BHP), Fortescue Metals Group (ASX: FMG), Qantas (ASX: QAN), Woolworths (ASX WOW), Macquarie Group (ASX: MQG), Telstra (ASX: TLS), CSL (ASX: CSL), Dominos Pizza (ASX: DMP), Kathmandu (ASX: KMD) and Slater & Gordon (ASX: SGH)

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Motley Fool contributor Erin Bouwmeester does not own shares in any of the companies mentioned here.

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