December 15, 2016 / 12:46 PM / 9 months ago

BUZZ-Gold and silver miners down as precious metal prices dip

** U.S.-listed shares of gold miners down premarket as the precious metal fell after the Fed sounded an unexpectedly hawkish note on U.S. interest rates, sparking a surge in Treasury yields and sending the dollar to a 14-year high

** Gold prices fell as much as 1.54 pct to $1,126.48 an ounce, hitting its lowest in more than 10 months

** Shares of Barrick Gold Corp were down 2.2 pct at $14.40 premarket, Newmont Mining dips 2 pct, Coeur Mining Inc falls 6.4 pct

** NYSE shares of Harmony Gold Mining down 5 pct, Sibanye Gold Ltd dips 2 pct, Yamana Gold Inc falls 3.7 pct, AngloGold Ashanti Ltd down 3.9 pct

** Silver prices fell as much as 4.61 pct to $16.05 an ounce; its lowest in more than 6 months

** Silver miners: First Majestic Silver Corp down 3 pct, Endeavour Silver Corp slides 6 pct, Silver Wheaton Corp falls 3.7 pct

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