The full-year net loss was US$60 million, while adjusted net income was up by 26% to $780 million.
The loss was due to non-cash impairments at the end of the year: $346 million for re-measurement of deferred tax assets and liabilities and $395 million in "tax restructuring" because of the new Trump tax plan.
Newmont's 12% rise in EBITDA to $2.65 billion came in a year when the miner produced 5.3 million ounces of gold (up 8% year-on-year), matching Barrick Gold in the December quarter with 1.34Moz.
The all-in sustaining cost for 2017 was bang in the middle of full-year guidance at $924 per ounce.
Cashflow from operations rose by 22% to $2.4 billion, while free...