BUZZ-Gold, silver miners: Shares rise as metal prices gain

Fri Oct 9, 2015 11:06am EDT
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** Gold and silver miners' U.S.-listed shares up 3-12 pct as metal prices rise

** Gold price rises to 1-and-a-half month high as minutes of Federal Reserve's last policy meeting showed the U.S. central bank was in no hurry to raise interest rates

** Spot gold rises as much as 1.6 pct to $1,157.10/ounce; U.S. gold futures rise as much as 1.2 pct to $1,157.70/ounce

** Silver rises as much as 2.2 pct to $16.01/ounce

** Sibanye Gold Ltd up 12.5 pct; HSBC reinstates "hold" rating and 18 rand PT on company's Johannesburg-listed stock

** Alamos Gold Inc up 5.3 pct; Eldorado Gold Corp up 5.1 pct; Hecla Mining Co up 4.3 pct

** Yamana Gold Inc up 4.5 pct; Kinross Gold Corp up 4.7 pct; Iamgold Corp up 3.5 pct; Barrick Gold Corp up 3.4 pct; Goldcorp Inc up 3.2 pct