BENSALEM, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Law Offices of Howard G. Smith announces an investigation on behalf of investors of Goldcorp Inc. (“Goldcorp” or the “Company”) (NYSE: GG) concerning the Company and its officers’ possible violations of federal securities laws.
Goldcorp engages in the acquisition, exploration, development and operation of precious metal properties in Canada, the United States, Mexico and Central and South America.
On August 24, 2016, Reuters reported that Goldcorp was currently being investigated by Mexican regulators concerning its handling of a contaminated water leak at the Company’s Penasquito goldmine. According to the article, the Penasquito mine was leaking selenium into the groundwater as early as October 2013; and Goldcorp had failed to disclose the extent of the environmental contamination to the Mexican regulators and the investing public.
On this news, Goldcorp fell over 9% per share, closing at just $16.05 per share on August 24, 2016.
If you purchased Goldcorp securities, have information or would like to learn more about these claims, or have any questions concerning this announcement or your rights or interests with respect to these matters, please contact Howard G. Smith, Esquire, of Law Offices of Howard G. Smith, 3070 Bristol Pike, Suite 112, Bensalem, Pennsylvania 19020 by telephone at (215) 638-4847, toll-free at (888) 638-4847, or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit our website at http://www.howardsmithlaw.com.
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