World Markets

North and South American markets finished broadly higher on Friday with shares in Brazil leading the region. The Bovespa is up 2.78% while U.S.'s S&P 500 is up 1.73% and Mexico's IPC is up 0.81%.

North and South American Indexes

  Index Country Change % Change Level Last Update
  Dow Jones Industrial Average United States +424.38 +1.27% 33,761.05 Aug 12
  S&P 500 INDEX United States +72.88 +1.73% 4,280.15 Aug 12
  Brazil Bovespa Stock Index Brazil +3,046.00 +2.78% 112,764.00 Aug 12
  Canada S&P/TSX 60 Canada +11.34 +0.94% 1,217.99 Aug 12
  Santiago Index IPSA Chile +69.01 +1.30% 5,394.91 Aug 12
  IPC Mexico +392.82 +0.81% 55,436.05 Mar 25

World Currencies

Currencies vs. USD $1= % Change
 
Canadian Dollar 1.2774 0.0783%
 
European Euro 0.9747 0.5675%
 
British Pound 0.8243 0.6718%
 
Japanese Yen 133.4950 0.3609%
Data as of Aug 11