JSE slides at close, led by miners-continued

February 10, 2012--The JSE slid at the close of trade on Friday, led by general mining counters, amid global risk aversion.
At 17:00 local time, the JSE All Share [JSE:J203] index was down 1.10% to 33 892.58 points, with the resource counters sliding 1.99%; the gold index dipped 0.27% and platinum shares lost 1.44%.

Industrials edged down 0.42%, financials slid 1.13%, and banks tumbled 1.61%.

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Source: FIN24

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