BUZZ-Gold and silver miners: Precious metal prices rise

Wed Jan 21, 2015 8:57am EST
 
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** Gold and silver miners' U.S.-listed shares up 2-5 pct premarket

** Gold climbed above $1,300 an ounce as softer dollar, worries about global economy and hopes of stimulus measures from European Central Bank fueled demand

** Silver rises as much as 2.2 pct to $18.32 an ounce as of 8.50 a.m. ET

** DRDGold Ltd up 5.2 pct at $2.81, Iamgold Corp up 3.6 pct at $3.44, Sibanye Gold Ltd up 2.5 pct at $11.27, Barrick Gold Corp up 2.2 pct at $12.53, Newmont Mining Corp up 2 pct at $24.05

** First Majestic Silver Corp up 4.4 pct at $6.71, Endeavour Silver Corp up 3.7 pct at $3.05, Silver Standard Resources Inc up 1.9 pct at $7.09