• Braskem (BAK) - Brazilian Chemicals Maker

    I've often lamented the small selection of Brazilian stocks available to US investors (about 35 issues - list here), but I thought I was quite familiar with the majority of them.  I was recently emailed a chart of Braskem (BAK) and after I wiped away the saliva dripping off my chin I decided to...
  • Ford to invest $1.2 bln to grow in Brazil-governor

    Ford Motor Co plans to invest 2 billion reais ($1.15 billion) in Brazil through 2015, most of it on a plant in the northeastern Bahia state, to expand production and benefit from expected growth in Latin America's largest economy, the state governor said on BandNews radio on Friday.
  • Ford to invest $1.2 bln to grow in Brazil-governor

    Ford Motor Co plans to invest 2 billion reais ($1.15 billion) in Brazil through 2015, most of it on a plant in the northeastern Bahia state, to expand production and benefit from expected growth in Latin America's largest economy, the state governor said on BandNews radio on Friday.