Peru Stocks: Buenaventura, Candente, Credicorp, IRL
The Lima General Index (IGBVL) fell 0.3 percent to 20,372.07. The MSCI All Peru Capped Index dropped for a fourth session, losing 0.3 percent to 2,703.42.
Minera IRL Ltd. (MIRL) , a U.K. gold producer with a mine in Peru, plunged the most this year, falling 10 percent to 70 cents after a newspaper reported protests may resume where the company is developing its Ollaechea gold project, said Carlos Rojas, a trader at Andino Asset Management SAC.
Candente Copper Corp. (DNT) , a Canadian mining exploration company with operations in Peru, slid 1.8 percent to 53 cents after copper dropped in New York.
Credicorp Ltd. (BAP) , Peru’s largest financial-services company, declined 1.3 percent to $123.60.
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