Peruvian miner Buenaventura (BVN -5.2%) posts Q2 EPS of $0.60 vs. analyst consensus of $0.81, on...

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Peruvian miner Buenaventura (BVN -5.2%) posts Q2 EPS of $0.60 vs. analyst consensus of $0.81, on revenue of $350M, down 23% Y/Y and missing estimates by $42M. Equity gold production totaled 107,168 oz., down 11% Y/Y mainly due to a decrease in Orcopampa and Poracota production. Silver production was 4.5M oz., up 32% Y/Y.