Brazil Stocks Rise With Petrobras Before Interest-Rate Decision

  • State-owned oil producer contributes most to Ibovespa’s gain
  • Homebuilder Gafisa advances on increase of new projects

Brazil’s Ibovespa rose for a fifth consecutive day, buoyed by state-controlled oil producer Petroleo Brasileiro SA, as investors bet that the central bank will start reducing the highest borrowing costs in the G-20 on Wednesday.

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