|Bid||507.00 x 0|
|Ask||655.00 x 0|
|Day's range||608.20 - 625.80|
|52-week range||285.40 - 707.60|
|Beta (5Y monthly)||0.93|
|PE ratio (TTM)||14.73|
|Forward dividend & yield||0.36 (5.69%)|
|1y target est||7.00|
China said it would release the country's reserves of major industrial metals, including copper, aluminium and zinc in batches 'in the near future'.
Glencore rose more than 3%, Antofagasta climbed 2.5% higher and Evraz (EVR.L) was up 2.7% in noon trade, lifting London’s benchmark index to its highest since 10 May.
Six of the 10 top FTSE 100 stocks on Monday morning were also miners or commodity traders.