Peru Stocks: Candente, Cerro Verde, Ferreyros, Pomalca
Industrial and mining shares gained after U.S. stocks and commodities advanced, said Leoncio Altamirano, a trader at Lima- based Juan Magot y Asociados SAB.
Volcan Cia. Minera SAA (VOLCAAC1 PE), Peru’s largest zinc and silver producer, rose 2.1 percent to 4.90 soles. Sociedad Minera Cerro Verde SA (SMCV) (CVERDEC1 PE), a unit of Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc., climbed 2.1 percent to $38.78. Ferreyros SA (FERREYC1) (FERREYC1 PE), the Lima-based distributor for Caterpillar Inc., gained 1.8 percent to 2.78 soles after raising $60 million from a share sale. Candente Copper Corp. (DNT) , a Canadian exploration company, advanced 1.8 percent to $1.13. Empresa Agroindustrial Pomalca SA (POM\C) (POMALCC1 PE), a sugar producer, rose 1.6 percent to 65 centimos after futures gained for the fourth session in five in New York.
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