Barrick Gold Corporation

10:22 AM EST - Barrick Gold Corporation : Continues to make good progress on achieving its goals and objectives set out at the start of the year.Reflecting another solid operating performance across its portfolio, Barrick announced preliminary second quarter sales of 1.37 million ounces of gold and 96 million pounds of copper, as well as preliminary second quarter production of 1.35 million ounces of gold and 97 million pounds of copper. The average market price for gold in the second quarter was $1,309 per ounce, while the average market price for copper in the second quarter was $2.77 per pound. All dollar amounts in U.S. dollars. Barrick Gold Corporation shares T.ABX are trading up $0.04 at $21.87.