Peru Stocks: Candente, Casa Grande, Credicorp, Southern
The Lima General Index (IGBVL) rose 0.3 percent to 20,776.54. The MSCI All Peru Capped Index climbed 1.2 percent to 2,777.66.
Credicorp Ltd. (BAP) , Peru’s largest financial-services company, advanced for a third day, adding 2.4 percent to $126.41. The rise was in line with gains by its New York-traded American depositary receipts and U.S. banks, said Francisco Miranda, an analyst at Lima-based investment fund NC&F Inversiones SA.
Southern Copper Corp. (SCCO) , Peru’s biggest copper producer, gained 1.8 percent to $31.35 after copper advanced in New York.
Candente Copper Corp. (DNT) , a Canadian exploration company, rose 1.7 percent to 58 cents.
Sociedad Minera Cerro Verde SA (CVERDEC1 PE), a unit of Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc., climbed 1.4 percent to $37.
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