BUZZ-Gold and silver miners: Gold rises to 2-week high

Fri Sep 18, 2015 10:10am EDT
 
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** U.S.-listed shares of gold, silver miners up as gold prices rise to 2-week high of $1,141.30/ounce

** Gold rises as the Federal Reserve's decision to leave U.S. interest rates unchanged weighs on the dollar and adds to uncertainty over the timing of the first rate hike in a decade

** Primero Mining Corp up 5 pct, Eldorado Gold Corp 4.9 pct, Pretium Resources 4.7 pct, Sibanye Gold Ltd 3.9 pct, AngloGold Ashanti Ltd 3 pct, Goldcorp Inc 3 pct

** Silver prices up 1.9 pct at near 1-month high of $15.42/ounce

** Hecla Mining Co up 4.6 pct, First Majestic Silver Corp 4.2 pct, Fortuna Silver Mines Inc 3 pct