Materials Up as Metals Prices Hold Near Highs -- Materials Roundup

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Shares of miners and other commodities producers rose as metals prices held near recent highs.

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Codelco, the Chilean state miner, posted a first-quarter profit of $534 million, higher than the profit for the entire year of 2016, helped by the recovery in prices.

-By Rob Curran, rob.curran@dowjones.com

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May 26, 2017 18:22 ET (22:22 GMT)