Shares of some top gold companies are mixed at 10 a.m.:

Barrick Gold Corp. rose $.06 or .3 percent, to $18.75.

Gold Fields Ltd ADS fell $.01 or .4 percent, to $4.11.

GoldCorp. rose $.08 or .3 percent, to $28.14.

Newmont Mining Corp. rose $.04 or .2 percent, to $26.43.