U.S. Stocks Beat BRICs by Most Ever Amid Emerging Market Flight

U.S. Stocks Beat BRICs by Most Ever Amid Emerging Market Flight

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As money shifted away from emerging markets, volatility diminished in U.S. equities. The Standard & Poor’s 500’s 30-day historic movement dropped 29 percent to 8.75 this year, while the measure for the MSCI measure of 21 developing nations surged 83 percent to 13.3, data compiled by Bloomberg show.