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Brazilian stocks rise, poised for weekly gain

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By Myra P. Saefong

SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Brazilian equities climbed Friday with electronic technology stocks leading the gains and the market's benchmark index ready to end the week higher. The nation's producer price index, released Friday, showed a decline in factory-gate prices in January of 0.46%, following a fall of 0.17% in December, according to Dow Jones Newswires. Brazil's Ibovespa /zigman2/quotes/210597947/delayed BR:BVSP +1.53% rose 222 points, or 0.3%, to 67,031.65, trading around 1.8% higher week to date. In Sao Paulo, shares of aircraft manufacturer Embraer /zigman2/quotes/201576050/delayed BR:EMBR3 +1.50% climbed 1.6%. In Mexico, the IPC /zigman2/quotes/210597945/delayed MX:IPC +0.91% was up fractionally at 38,041.10. Argentina's Merval rose 0.1% and Venezuela's CSE General climbed 0.4% but the Chile IPSA /zigman2/quotes/211756426/delayed CL:SPIPSA +1.02% was down 0.1%.

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Brazilian stocks rise, poised for weekly gain

/zigman2/quotes/210597947/delayed
BR : Brazil Bovespa
108,102
+1,630 +1.53%
Volume: 0.00
Aug. 8, 2022 10:50a
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/zigman2/quotes/201576050/delayed
BR : Brazil: Bovespa
R$ 13.56
+0.20 +1.50%
Volume: 914,800
Aug. 8, 2022 10:50a
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
R$9.81 billion
Rev. per Employee
R$1.32M
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/zigman2/quotes/210597945/delayed
MX : Mexico BMV
47,147.04
+423.61 +0.91%
Volume: 2.36M
Aug. 8, 2022 8:45a
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/zigman2/quotes/211756426/delayed
CL : Chile: Santiago
3,244.97
+32.82 +1.02%
Volume: 6.85M
Aug. 8, 2022 9:45a
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