Charting the Markets: Yuan Sets Four-Year Low

Mining stocks and commodities rattled again, and BASF gains on Dow Chemical-Dupont talks.

Today's inflation figures from China haven't unsettled markets like yesterday's trade data, which prompted the biggest sell-off in global stocks in almost a month. Consumer prices rose a bigger-than-forecast 1.5 percent in November, signaling demand is strengthening in the world's second-largest economy. Producer prices sank for a record 45th month. The MSCI All-Country World Index is little changed after dropping 1 percent on Tuesday.

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