BUZZ-Gold, silver miners: Prices of precious metals fall

Fri Oct 3, 2014 11:10am EDT
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** U.S.-listed shares of Canadian miners Barrick Gold Corp down 3.4 pct at $14.20 and of Yamana Gold Inc down 4.6 pct at $5.84

** U.S.-listed shares of Pan American Silver Corp down 4.5 pct at $10.42 and of Silver Standard Resources down 4.6 pct at $5.64

** Spot gold price slipped 19.4 pct to 10-month low of $1,193.95 an ounce on Friday

** Gold prices fell below $1,200 an ounce for first time this year as U.S. dollar jumps due to better-than expected U.S. non-farm payroll data

** Silver price fell 0.3 pct to $16.76 an ounce, its lowest in four years