U.S. stocks rose, with the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index erasing losses to close at a record, as data showing stronger-than-forecast jobs growth overshadowed concern the situation in Ukraine could worsen.
Getinge AB plunged the most since trading began in 1993 after the maker of hospital equipment said first-quarter profit will drop on higher costs to improve quality after regulatory inspections last year.
In less than a decade, Marco Dunand and Daniel Jaeggi have turned a 10-person company supplying oil to a pair of Polish refineries into the world’s fourth-largest commodity trader with revenue topping $100 billion last year.
The highest premium for arabica coffee, favored by Starbucks Corp., over the robusta variety in two years is fueling speculation roasters will boost purchases of the cheaper variety used to make instant drinks.
Indonesia should keep more resources such as natural gas at home to bolster its domestic industries, according to Aburizal Bakrie, who rates himself the favorite to win a presidential election to be held in July.