The following companies had unusual price changes in Peru trading. Stock symbols are in parentheses and share prices are as of 3:10 p.m. Lima time.
The Lima General Index fell 0.5 percent to 23,284.84. The MSCI All Peru Capped Index was little changed at 2,961.69.
Empresa Agroindustrial Pomalca SA (POMALCC1 PE), a sugar producer, fell 3.4 percent to 56 centimos after sugar futures declined in New York.
Austral Group SA (AUSTRAC1 PE), a unit of Austevoll Seafood ASA, dropped 3.3 percent to 29 centimos after U.S. stocks slumped for a fifth day, said Daniel Romero, an analyst at Lima-based investment fund NC&F Inversiones SA.
Cia. Minera Atacocha SA (ATACOBC1 PE), the Lima-based zinc mining company, declined 2.5 percent to 79 centimos after zinc futures dropped in London.
Sociedad Minera El Brocal SAA (BROCALC1 PE), a zinc and copper producer, fell 0.6 percent to 51 soles.
Candente Copper Corp. (DNT PE), a Canadian copper exploration company, slid 2 percent to 99 cents after copper declined in New York.