Gold Fields up after output guidance

Johannesburg - Gold Fields shares are leading the gainers' table in Johannesburg after the South African bullion producer said it was on track to meet full-year output targets.

Gold Fields said after markets closed on Wednesday that production in the second quarter would be approximately 547,000 gold equivalent ounces.

Gold bars and granules. File photo: Reuters. Credit: REUTERS

It anticipates total output of 2.2 million ounces of gold equivalent this year.

Its shares are up 2.7 percent at 43.57 rand. - Reuters