Mexican stocks rise over 1 pct after U.S. employment data

viernes 8 de enero de 2016 10:35 GYT

MEXICO CITY Jan 8 (Reuters) - Mexican stocks rose more than 1 percent in early trading on Friday, after data showed U.S. job growth surged in December and employment for the prior two months was revised sharply higher.

The benchmark IPC index was up 1.17 percent at 41.135 points in early trading.

(Reporting by Noe Torres)