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CHICAGO/ LONDON, Jan 31- International companies are taking steps to mitigate the effects of the turmoil in emerging markets, including hedging foreign currency exposure more aggressively, reducing some investment plans, cutting costs, and raising prices frequently.
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Some of Thursday's midday movers:
Canton, Ohio- based Timken joins heavy-equipment maker Caterpillar Inc and toolmaker Kennametal Inc in citing weakness in the mining sector as a drag on profit. Kennametal cut its organic sales growth estimate to 2-4 percent from 4-6 percent due to weak conditions in underground mining in the United States and China.
Turkey's central bank's call to action helped stabilize emerging markets, but India's rate hike provided an added boost to confidence.
Asian equity markets stabilized on Tuesday following two straight sessions of sharp losses but caution prevailed ahead of a Federal Reserve meeting.
*Komatsu rises on strong Caterpillar results. TOKYO, Jan 28- Japan's Nikkei average edged up on Tuesday, clawing back some ground from a two-month low hit the previous day as investors scooped up bargains, while construction equipment makers like Komatsu jumped after Caterpillar reported upbeat results.
*Caterpillar profit stronger than expected; shares rally. Caterpillar Inc, however, limited the losses of the Dow and S&P 500. The stock jumped 5.9 percent to $91.29 after the maker of mining and construction equipment reported a stronger-than-expected quarterly profit.
U.S. bonds edged lower on Monday, with the market looking ahead to the Federal Reserve's monthly policy meeting, which starts on Tuesday.
*Caterpillar profit stronger than expected; shares rally. Limiting losses in the Dow and S&P 500, however, was Caterpillar.
*MSCI world stock index at lowest level in more than month. NEW YORK, Jan 27- Emerging market equities hit a five-month low on Monday to lead a global stocks sell-off, while Wall Street failed to hold slight gains as sentiment soured.
Stocks declined on Monday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average losing steam in the wake of its worst week since November 2011.
*MSCI world stock index at lowest level in more than month. NEW YORK, Jan 27- Emerging market equities fell to their lowest levels in nearly five months on Monday to lead a global stocks selloff, while Wall Street struggled to hold on to slight gains as sentiment soured.
*Caterpillar profit stronger than expected, shares rally. *Apple earnings due after markets' close. NEW YORK, Jan 27- The S&P 500 and Nasdaq extended last week's selling on Monday after weaker-than-expected new home sales data and ongoing concerns about emerging markets, while the Dow gained with shares of Caterpillar on strong earnings.
Jan 27- Caterpillar Inc said on Monday it remained upbeat about the outlook for China, even as concerns about the world's second-largest economy and other developing countries triggered another sharp selloff in global financial markets.