BRIEF-Hochschild Mining posts H1 profit

martes 16 de agosto de 2016 03:10 GYT
 

Aug 16 (Reuters) - Hochschild Mining Plc :

* H1 pretax profit $60.3 mln versus -$43.4 mln loss year ago

* Interim dividend of 1.38 cents per share

* H1 inmaculada AISC per silver equivalent ounce significantly below guidance at $8.2

* H1 revenue of $339.3 mln (H1 2015: $190.3 mln) 1

* H1 Inmaculada production was able to reach 111 thousand gold equivalent ounces (8.2 million silver equivalent ounces)

* Half year production of 17.0 million attributable silver equivalent ounces exceeding guidance

* Sees H2 record attributable production target increased from 32.0 mln to 34.0 mln silver equivalent ounces

* H2 AISC now expected to be $11.0-11.5 per silver equivalent ounce (previous guidance of $12.0-12.5 per ounce) Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 806 749 1136)