Stocks Slide on Earnings Before U.S. GDP Data

Stocks declined, with a global benchmark dropping to a seven-week low, and commodities fell as Apple Inc. joined companies posting results that missed analysts’ estimates ahead of U.S. economic growth data today. Japan’s yen climbed from a four-month low.
Zijin Mining to Accelerate Overseas Deals: Chairman
27:22 - Chen Jinghe, chairman of Zijin Mining Group Co., China’s most profitable gold producer, talks about strategy and prices for the metal. Zijin said first-half earnings rose by about 21 percent. Chen speaks in a Bloomberg Television interview. (Translated excerpts. Source: Bloomberg)
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