Peru Stocks: Atacocha, Candente, Casa Grande, Rio Alto
The Lima General Index (IGBVL) fell 0.4 percent to 23,274.98. The MSCI All Peru Capped Index slid 0.1 percent to 2,962.62.
Panoro Minerals Ltd. (PML) , a Canadian copper and gold exploration company, fell 3.9 percent to 73 cents after copper and U.S. stocks declined in New York, said Alberto Arispe, Chief Executive Officer of Lima-based brokerage Kallpa Securities SAB.
Candente Copper Corp. (DNT) , a Canadian copper exploration company, dropped 1 percent to 97 cents.
Cia. Minera Atacocha SA (ATACOBC1 PE), the Lima-based silver, zinc and lead mining company, slid 2.7 percent to 71 centimos after silver and lead futures declined.
Casa Grande (CASAGRC1) (CASAGRC1 PE), Peru’s largest sugar producer and a unit of Gloria SA, slid 2.9 percent to 17 soles after sugar dropped in New York.
Rio Alto Mining Ltd. (RIO) , a Canadian gold miner, fell 2.4 percent to $4.39 after gold declined in New York.
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