Feb. 15 (Bloomberg) -- New World Resources Plc, the biggest Czech producer of coking coal, increased as China pledged to invest in Europe’s bailout funds, boosting investor demand for stocks and commodities.
The stock climbed as much as 2.9 percent before paring the advance to 1.9 percent at 154 koruna by 11 a.m. in Prague. NWR has rallied 13 percent so far this year, rebounding from a 50 percent slump in 2011.
Europe’s benchmark coal derivatives snapped a five-day decline, rising 0.3 percent to $113.25 a metric ton in the Netherlands.
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