RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Ibovespa not only registered a second consecutive upward day, but also took off once again from foreign indexes and returned to the 108,000 point level.
The Brazilian stock market index found a favorable environment for its performance, with the dollar and interest rates dropping sharply throughout the day. At the close, the Ibovespa climbed 1.26%, to 108,013 points. The session's financial volume stood at R$29.9 (US$5.5) billion.
Once again, the appreciation of commodities helped the performance of the Brazilian Stock Exchange. Commodities companies have great weight in . . .