BUZZ-Gold and silver miners: Gold hits highest in over 2 years

Wed Jul 6, 2016 9:19am EDT
 
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** Gold and silver miners' U.S.-listed shares up premarket after gold price hits highest in more than 2 years

** Precious metal prices rally as drop in stock markets and slide in some bond yields to record lows after Brexit vote prompt investors to seek out bullion as haven from risk

** Spot gold up 1 pct at $1,370.76 an ounce at 1301 GMT; silver up 1 pct at $20.10 an ounce

** Barrick Gold Corp shares up 2.1 pct at $22.88; Deutsche Bank raises PT to $20 from $15

** Newmont Mining Corp up 1.8 pct, Sibanye Gold Ltd 5.6 pct, Harmony Gold Mining Co Ltd 6 pct, Anglogold Ashanti Ltd 5 pct, Primero Mining Corp 4.8 pct

** Gold Fields Ltd 3.9 pct, Yamana Gold Inc 5.9 pct, McEwen Mining Inc 5 pct

** Endeavour Silver Corp 4.8 pct, First Majestic Silver Corp 2.4 pct, Silver Wheaton Corp 2 pct