BUZZ-Canadian miners: Shares fall on weak metal prices

Mon Sep 28, 2015 11:09am EDT
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** Shares of Canadian miners hit as metal prices fall

** Copper, aluminium slid to 1-month lows, while zinc hits weakest level in over 5 years on worries about upcoming data that may show weak industrial activity in China

** Stocks also weighed by Glencore's 30 pct plunge on fears over its ability to withstand prolonged fall in metal prices

** First Quantum Minerals Ltd down 13 pct; shares touch 6-year low of C$4.72

** Teck Resources down 9.2 pct, Lundin Mining Corp down 5 pct, HudBay Minerals Inc down 8.4 pct

** Sherritt International Corp down 8.6 pct at an all-time low of C$0.74