Investing.com – Peru stocks were higher after the close on Thursday, as gains in the S&P Lima Juniors, Mining and Industrials sectors led shares higher.
At the close in Lima, the S&P Lima General rose 0.65%.
The best performers of the session on the S&P Lima General were Panoro (LM:PML), which rose 6.45% or 0.020 points to trade at 0.330 at the close. Meanwhile, Atacocha (LM:ATB) added 3.23% or 0.020 points to end at 0.640 and Corporacion Aceros Arequipa SA (LM:ARE) was up 2.74% or 0.020 points to 0.750 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were PPX Mining Corp (LM:PPX), which fell 8.47% or 0.01 points to trade at 0.05 at the close. Minera Irl (LM:IRL) unchanged 2.30% or 0.00 points to end at 0.09 and Empresa Agroindustrial Pomalca (LM:POM) was down 1.80% or 0.003 points to 0.164.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Lima Stock Exchange by 21 to 10 and 11 ended unchanged.
Shares in Panoro (LM:PML) rose to 3-years highs; up 6.45% or 0.020 to 0.330.
Crude oil for November delivery was down 1.11% or 0.57 to $50.73 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in December unchanged 0.00% or 0.00 to hit $56.41 a barrel, while the December Gold Futures contract rose 0.56% or 7.21 to trade at $1296.11 a troy ounce.
USD/PEN was unchanged 0.00% to 3.2535, while EUR/PEN unchanged 0.00% to 3.8508.
The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.16% at 92.94.