Peru's biggest miners are expected to post strong Q3 earnings, but those results could be...

|By:, SA News Editor

Peru's biggest miners are expected to post strong Q3 earnings, but those results could be negatively affected by lower prices for their products and higher costs. Brokerage Inteligo sees Southern Copper (SCCO) posting a near-10% drop in net income, due to lower base metals prices and maintenance at one of its refineries. Lower net earnings also are expected at Buenaventura (BVN).