Newcrest Mining

Newcrest Mining must be cursing the acquisition of the Lihir Mine. After paying $9.5bn, problems continue to surface. The latest involves a damaged autoclave (needed for move and process ore) that will restrict output from Lihir. As a result of the defect, Newcrest has lowered its production forecast from 2.5m ounces of gold to between 2m and 2.15m ounces. The market reacted savagely, sending the share price lower by 14%, striking over $1.4bn of value from the business. That was an overreaction. The autoclave problem will take about 8 weeks to repair and the billion dollar upgrade of Lihir...

Newcrest Mining must be cursing the acquisition of the Lihir Mine. After paying $9.5bn, problems continue to surface. The latest involves a damaged autoclave (needed for move and process ore) that will restrict output from Lihir. As a result of the defect, Newcrest has lowered its production forecast from 2.5m ounces of gold to between 2m and 2.15m ounces. The market reacted savagely, sending the share price lower by 14%, striking over $1.4bn of value from the business.

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