China Stocks Stage Turnaround, Leading Global Markets Higher – Wall Street Journal (subscription)

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Chinese markets reversed early losses on Wednesday, driving gains in the region as buying interest in consumer stocks rose following the selloff over the past few trading sessions.

The Shanghai Composite Index was up 0.2% in the morning session after opening lower, while the Shenzhen Composite Index added 0.1%, led by stocks in the alcoholic-beverages and insurance sectors.

Meanwhile, a volatile start to the day for Chinese…