BUZZ-Gold and silver miners: Metal prices rise

Tue Oct 6, 2015 10:47am EDT
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** U.S.-listed shares of gold and silver miners rose for a second day as gold prices continued to gain

** Gold rose as the dollar eased in the wake of a disappointing U.S. jobs report that has raised doubts over a Federal Reserve rate rise this year

** Spot gold rose as much as 1.3 pct to $1,149.70/ounce; while U.S. gold futures rose as much as 1 pct to $1,149.40

** DRDGold Ltd up 10.9 pct; Primero Mining Corp 8.1 pct; Alamos Gold Inc 7.9 pct; Seabridge Gold Inc 7.4 pct; Yamana Gold 6.7 pct

** Barrick Gold Corp up 5.4 pct; Eldorado Gold Corp 5.2 pct; Iamgold Corp 5 pct; Sibanye Gold Ltd 4.8 pct; Kinross Gold Corp 4.4 pct

** Silver rose nearly 2.7 pct to $16.03/ounce

** Fortuna Silver Mines Inc up 4.6 pct; Silver Standard Resources Inc 3.7 pct; First Majestic Silver Corp 3.6 pct; Hecla Mining Co 3.2 pct