SHANGHAI Chinese stocks gyrated wildly on Tuesday, with main indexes tumbling 5 percent at one point as weak manufacturing data laid bare the daunting challenge faced by Beijing as it races to revive a stumbling economy.
... * Prices fall nearly $2 a barrel in early trading. * World still over-supplied with oil - Morgan Stanley report. * China manufacturing contracted at fastest pace in three years - official PMI data (Updates prices, adds comment).
Gold extended its best monthly gain since January after a factory gauge in China shrank to a three-year low, deepening concern about the slowdown in the world's second-biggest economy and boosting demand for the metal as a haven.
BROKEN ARROW - Approximately 70 percent of employees at the Blue Bell plant in Broken Arrow are back at work today, and production of the brand's ice cream novelties will resume this week, the president and CEO of the Broken Arrow Chamber said ...
Brazil's government presented a 2016 budget Monday that for the first time projects the world's seventh largest economy operating in the red, sparking worries that the country's investment grade rating will be put at risk.