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Emerging Stocks Rise on U.S. Jobs Data While Real Surges

Emerging-market stocks rose, trimming the first weekly drop in about a month, after a worse-than-estimated U.S. jobs report damped speculation the Federal Reserve will slow the pace of bond purchases at the world’s largest economy. Brazil’s real rebounded from a four-year low.

The MSCI Emerging Markets Index gained 0.1 percent to