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Peru Stocks: Credicorp, Maple, Relapasa, Rio Alto, Rio Cristal

December 07, 2011

Dec. 7 (Bloomberg) -- The following companies are having unusual price changes in Peru trading. Stock symbols are in parentheses and share prices are as of 1:30 p.m. local time.

The Lima General Index fell for a second day, declining 0.6 percent to 19,975.24. The MSCI All Peru Capped Index rose 0.3 percent to 2,571.87.

Industrial, banking and mining shares slumped as metals declined in New York and London, said Hernando Pastor, an analyst at Lima-based Kallpa Securities SAB.

Rio Cristal Resources Corp. (RCZ PE), a Canadian exploration company, dropped 8.3 percent to 11 cents. Maple Energy Plc (MPLE PE), the oil and natural gas producer with operations in Peru, fell 1.8 percent to $1.08. Rio Alto Mining Ltd. (RIO PE), a Canadian gold exploration company, declined 2.4 percent to $3.28. Credicorp Ltd. (BAP PE), Peru’s largest financial-services company, slid 2.4 percent to $105.45. Refineria la Pampilla SA (RELAPAC1 PE), a unit of Spain’s Repsol YPF SA known as Relapasa, fell 1.1 percent to 91 centimos.

--Editors: Richard Richtmyer, Brendan Walsh

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