At the close in Sao Paulo, the Bovespa rose 0.47%.
The best performers of the session on the Bovespa were JBS SA (SA:JBSS3), which rose 5.49% or 0.63 points to trade at 12.11 at the close. Meanwhile, Qualicorp SA (SA:QUAL3) added 5.42% or 0.75 points to end at 14.58 and EcoRodovias SA (SA:ECOR3) was up 4.38% or 0.41 points to 9.77 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Braskem SA (SA:BRKM5), which fell 3.15% or 1.66 points to trade at 51.00 at the close. Cosan SA Industria e Comercio (SA:CSAN3) declined 2.97% or 1.03 points to end at 33.65 and Cielo SA (SA:CIEL3) was down 2.73% or 0.26 points to 9.27.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the BM&FBovespa Stock Exchange by 232 to 159 and 37 ended unchanged.