The following companies had unusual price changes in Peru trading. Stock symbols are in parentheses, and share prices are as of the market close in Lima.
The Lima General Index fell for a third day, losing 0.2 percent to 20,334.85. The MSCI All Peru Capped Index slid 0.2 percent to 2,695.19.
Refineria la Pampilla SA (RELAPAC1 PE), a unit of Repsol YPF SA, fell 1.6 percent to 63 centimos after Energy Minister Jorge Merino said refineries will cut gasoline prices by as much as 7 percent tomorrow.
Cia. Minera Milpo (MILPOC1 PE), a zinc and lead producer controlled by Sao Paulo-based Votorantim Metais Ltda., slid 1.2 percent to 4.20 soles. The shares dropped after the metals declined in London, said Angel Alcala, a trader at Lima-based Juan Magot y Asociados SAB.
Southern Copper Corp. (SCCO PE), Peru’s biggest copper producer, rose 0.7 percent to $30.21 after copper advanced in New York.