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Hecla Mining (HL) Stock Falls as Gold, Silver Prices Decline on Stronger Dollar

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Hecla Mining (HL) were lower mid-Thursday afternoon as gold and silver prices retreated on a stronger dollar.

Gold for December delivery was falling 0.17% to $1,349.60 per ounce while September silver slid 0.65% to $20.04 per ounce on the COMEX.

The U.S. dollar fell today against currency rivals, Reuters reports.

Precious metals like gold and silver are more expensive and less attractive to foreign investors when the dollar is weaker.

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