Peru Stocks: Alturas, Buenaventura, Intergroup, Pacasmayo

The following companies had unusual price changes in Peru trading. Stock symbols are in parentheses and share prices are as of 4:10 p.m. local time.

The Lima General Index (IGBVL) fell 0.8 percent to 22,728.75. The MSCI All Peru Capped Index (MXPECAPD) dropped 1.5 percent to 2,859.97.

Alturas Minerals Corp. (ALT) , a Canadian copper and gold exploration company, fell 8.3 percent to 11 cents after copper fell the most in a week in New York.

Intergroup Financial Services Corp. (IFS) , the owner of Peru’s fourth-largest bank Interbank, declined 4.8 percent to $29.50 after U.S. stocks fell, said Javier Frisancho, a trader at Lima-based brokerage Kallpa Securities SAB.

Cementos Pacasmayo SAA (CPACASI1) (CPACASC1 PE), the Hochschild Group’s cement producer, dropped 4.6 percent to 6 soles.

Cia. de Minas Buenaventura SAA (BVN PE), the country’s biggest precious-metals miner, slid 4.3 percent to $40.20 after gold fell below $1,700 an ounce in New York.

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