The following companies had unusual price changes in Sao Paulo trading. Stock symbols are in parentheses and prices are as of the close of trading. Preferred shares are usually the most-traded class of stock.
The Bovespa (IBOV) index was little changed at 65,812.95.
BRF - Brasil Foods SA (BRFS3) (BRFS3 BS) dropped 1.8 percent to 35.90 reais. The world’s largest poultry exported reported fourth-quarter profit of 121 million reais ($66.5 million). The company was expected to post a 472.7 million-real profit excluding some items, according to the average of nine analyst estimates compiled by Bloomberg.
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