• Apr. 4, 2016, 11:40 AM
    • Tahoe Resources (TAHO +0.1%) says it completed its acquisition of Lake Shore Gold (NYSEMKT:LSG) and provides 2016 production guidance for the combined company.
    • TAHO says the combined company ended 2015 with pro forma cash and equivalents of $179.3M; excluding debt related to LSG's convertible debentures, pro forma net cash at year-end was $115.8M.
    • TAHO says FY 2015 pro forma cash flow from operations totaled $243.8M, or $148M net of sustaining capital.
    • For 2016, TAHO forecasts the combined company to produce 370K-430K oz. of gold at total cash costs of $675-$725/oz. and all-in sustaining costs of $950-$1,000/oz., and maintains previous guidance for silver production of 18M-21M oz.
    • Now read Tahoe Resources: Free cash flow positive, but will Lake Shore Gold shareholders be happy?
    Apr. 4, 2016, 11:40 AM | 5 Comments
  • Feb. 8, 2016, 8:57 AM
    • Lake Shore Gold (NYSEMKT:LSG+9.3% premarket after agreeing to be acquired by Tahoe Resources (NYSE:TAHO) in an all-stock deal valued at ~C$945M.
    • TAHO will pay 0.1467 of its stock for each LSG share, which works out to C$1.71, a 14.8% premium to LSG shares, based on both stocks' Friday close; the companies say the deal has an implied equity value of C$945M, assuming the conversion of some debentures.
    • The deal adds LSG's low-cost gold Timmins West and Bell Creek mines in Timmins, Ontario, to TAHO's portfolio, which already includes the Escobal mine in Guatemala and two mines in Peru.
    • The combined company is expected to produce 370K-430K oz. of gold in 2016 at total cash costs of $675-$725/oz. and all-in costs of $950-$1,000/oz.
    • TAHO -2.7% premarket.
    Feb. 8, 2016, 8:57 AM | 10 Comments