SAO PAULO, Oct 13- Shares of Brazilian state-run companies skyrocketed on Monday as investors saw a higher likelihood of challenger Aecio Neves defeating President Dilma Rousseff in this month's election. Preferred shares of Petroleo Brasileiro SA, the oil producer known as Petrobras, soared about 11.5 percent and were on track to close with their biggest...» Read More
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