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Peru Stocks: Atacocha, Credicorp, IRL, Minsur, Panoro Advance
Copper, gold and tin miners rose after metals surged this month and Peru’s state development bank launched its first overseas debt issue today, said Eduardo Fernandini, a trader at Lima-based Kallpa Securities SAB.
Minsur SA (MINSURI1) (MINSURI1 PE), the world’s fourth-largest tin producer, advanced 2.4 percent to 3.03 soles. Minera IRL Ltd. (MIRL) , a U.K. minerals explorer with a gold mine in Peru, gained 1.8 percent to $1.14. Panoro Minerals Ltd. (PML) , a Canadian copper and gold exploration company, rose 1.6 percent to 63 cents. Cia. Minera Atacocha SA (CMA\B) (ATACOBC1 PE), the Lima- based zinc mining company, climbed 1.2 percent to 82 centimos.
Credicorp Ltd. (BAP) , Peru’s largest financial-services company, rose 1.1 percent to $112.24. The company is scheduled to release fourth-quarter earnings Feb. 2.
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