Teck Resources (TCK -7.8%) reports a 53% drop in adjusted Q2 earnings, with EPS of C$0.53 vs....

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Teck Resources (TCK -7.8%) reports a 53% drop in adjusted Q2 earnings, with EPS of C$0.53 vs. C$0.64 analyst consensus and C$1.12 in the year-ago period. TCK realized lower prices for each of its commodities compared with Q2 2011 and warns that the recent weakness in the coal, copper and zinc markets could persist “over the near term.”