BUZZ-Gold stocks: Metal prices fall

Thu Aug 21, 2014 3:24pm EDT
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** Seabridge Gold Inc's shares down 5 pct at $10.62, Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd's down 4 pct at $37.28 and Alamos Gold Inc's shares down 4 pct at $9

** Gold prices slid 1.3 pct to their lowest in two months on Thursday, extending losses to a fifth consecutive session, as fears about an early interest rate hike by the U.S. Federal Reserve sparked a technical selloff after prices broke below a key support level

** Spot gold was down 1.3 percent at $1,275.46 by 2:41 p.m., its biggest one-day loss in more than a month