The following companies are having unusual price changes in Peru trading. Stock symbols are in parentheses and share prices are as of 12:32 p.m. Lima time.
The Lima General Index fell 0.6 percent to 20,583.95. The MSCI All Peru Capped Index slid 0.9 percent to 2,628.70.
Panoro Minerals Ltd. (PML PE), a Canadian gold and copper exploration company, dropped 5.8 percent to 65 cents after gold declined in New York.
Minera IRL Ltd. (MIRL PE), a U.K. gold producer with a mine in Peru, fell 1.3 percent to 79 cents.
Credicorp Ltd. (BAP PE), Peru’s largest financial-services company, slid 1.9 percent to $118. The drop was in line with declines by its New York-traded American depositary receipts and U.S. banks, according to Omar Delgado, a trader at Lima-based Juan Magot y Asociados SAB.
Casa Grande (CASAGRC1 PE), Peru’s largest sugar producer and a unit of Gloria SA, slid 1.3 percent to 12.95 soles after sugar slumped to a 21-month low in New York.