1. Cash operating costs and operating cash flow are non-GAAP measures. Please see “Non-U.S. GAAP Measures” under “Cautionary Statements” below.
This news release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of securities legislation in the United States and Canada, including statements regarding future mineral production, reserve potential, capital expenditures, exploration drilling, potential size of a mineralized zone, potential expansion of mineralization, potential quantity and/or grade of minerals, potential type(s) of mining operation, the estimation of mineral reserves and resources, anticipated operating results such as production and cost levels and expectations as to the timing of development decisions, project construction and initial production related to La Preciosa. Such forward-looking statements are identified by the use of words such as “believes,” “intends,” “expects,” “indicates,” “demonstrates,” “hopes,” “may,” “should,” “will,” “plan,” “projected,” “contemplates,” “anticipates” or similar words, and involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause Coeur's actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements. Such factors include, among others, the risks inherent in developing large-scale mining projects, such as changes in the estimated economics at the feasibility stage, potential cost overruns, and permitting and construction delays, the risks and hazards inherent in the mining business (including environmental hazards, industrial accidents, weather or geologically related conditions), changes in the market prices of gold and silver and a sustained lower price environment, the uncertainties inherent in Coeur's production, exploratory and developmental activities, including risks relating to permitting and regulatory delays, any future labor disputes or work stoppages, the uncertainties inherent in the estimation of gold and silver ore reserves and resources, changes that could result from Coeur's future acquisition of new mining properties or businesses, the loss of any third-party smelter to which Coeur markets silver and gold, the effects of environmental and other governmental regulations, the risks inherent in the ownership or operation of or investment in mining properties or businesses in Mexico, Coeur's ability to raise additional financing necessary to conduct its business, make payments or refinance its debt, as well as other uncertainties and risk factors set out in filings made from time to time with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission, and the Canadian securities regulators, including, without limitation, Coeur's most recent reports on Form 10-K and Form 10-Q. Actual results, developments and timetables could vary significantly from the estimates presented. Readers are cautioned not to put undue reliance on forward-looking statements. Coeur disclaims any intent or obligation to update publicly such forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. Additionally, Coeur undertakes no obligation to comment on analyses, expectations or statements made by third parties in respect of Coeur, its financial or operating results or its securities.