Brazil’s Bovespa index above 70,000, 1st since Jan

SAO PAULO, April 5 (Reuters) – Brazil’s benchmark Bovespa
stock index (.BVSP: Quote, Profile, Research) broke above 70,000 points on Tuesday
morning for the first time since January.

The index gained 0.45 percent to 70,017.20 in morning
trade.
(Reporting by Silvio Cascione; Writing by Luciana Lopez;
Editing by Theodore d’Afflisio)

Brazil’s Bovespa index above 70,000, 1st since Jan