BUZZ-Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd: Weak profit erases much of YTD gain
** Canadian gold producer's shares down 9.5 pct at $28.33 in Toronto; biggest intraday percentage fall in 16 months, wiping out nearly all of year-to-date gain
** U.S.-listed shares down about 10 pct at $25.32
** Reports lower-than-expected Q3 profit, hurt by increased exploration expenses and lower realized gold prices
** Adjusted profit 2 cents per share, compared with the average analyst estimate of 15 cents
** Up to Wednesday's close, shares up about 12 pct on the Toronto Stock Exchange and 6.4 pct on the New York Stock Exchange this year
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