Molycorp quarterly loss widens as rare earth prices stay weak

Thu Nov 7, 2013 4:04pm EST

Nov 7 (Reuters) - Molycorp Inc reported a wider third-quarter loss on Thursday as prices for rare earth metals remained weak.

Molycorp's loss attributable to common shareholders was $65.5 million, or 43 cents a share, in the three months to end-September compared with a loss of $11.5 million, or 19 cents, a year earlier.