Job openings in the U.S. climbed to an almost seven-year high in April as employers sought more workers to help manage stronger demand in a rebounding economy.
Emerging market stocks rose to a 13- month high while Treasuries fell amid optimism about growth in China and the U.S. The Standard & Poor’s 500 Index closed little changed following a four-day rally, while the yen gained.
Zinc prices capped the longest rally since February amid speculation that strengthening economies from the U.S. to Europe will buoy metals demand.
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