The following companies had unusual price changes in Peru trading. Stock symbols are in parentheses and share prices are as of the market close.
The Lima General Index fell 1.3 percent to 20,434.58. The MSCI All Peru Capped Index slid 1.7 percent to 2,734.43.
Maple Energy Plc (MPLE PE), the oil and natural gas producer with operations in Peru, fell 3.7 percent to $1.03 after crude slumped in New York.
Panoro Minerals Ltd. (PML PE), a Canadian gold and copper exploration company, dropped 4.4 percent to 65 cents after copper declined in New York.
Candente Copper Corp. (DNT PE), a Canadian copper exploration company, slid 3.5 percent to 55 cents.
Southern Copper Corp. (SCCO PE), Peru’s biggest copper producer, slid 3.2 percent to $30.39.