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China Stocks Jump to Two-Month High on Economic Optimism

China’s stocks rose to the highest level in almost two months, led by commodity producers and financial companies, amid optimism the biggest emerging economy is stabilizing after a two-quarter slowdown.

A gauge of energy producers surged 5.7 percent, the most since September. China Shenhua Energy Co., the nation’s biggest coal producer, rallied 6.1 percent and Jiangxi Copper Co., the largest copper producer, had its biggest gain in a month. Poly Real Estate Group Co., the second-largest developer, climbed 5 percent amid speculation the government will relax a ban on real estate companies raising funds through share sales.