The following companies are having unusual price changes in Peru trading. Stock symbols are in parentheses and share prices are as of 1:17 p.m. in Lima.
The Lima General Index fell 0.4 percent to 20,040.73. The MSCI All Peru Capped Index slid 1.2 percent to 2,672.55.
Candente Copper Corp. (DNT PE), a Canadian exploration company, fell 1.8 percent to 54 cents after copper slumped the most in a month in New York.
Southern Copper Corp. (SCCO PE), Peru’s biggest copper producer, slid 1.1 percent to $31.70.
Volcan Cia. Minera SAA (VOLCABC1 PE), Peru’s largest zinc and silver producer, dropped 1.3 percent to 3 soles as zinc declined in London.
Cia. Minera Milpo (MILPOC1 PE), a zinc and lead producer controlled by Sao Paulo-based Votorantim Metais Ltda., fell 1.2 percent to 4 soles.