MIDEAST STOCKS-Fresh earnings positive for Saudi, Dubai, Oman

April 15, 2015 5:40 AM

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DUBAI, April 15 (Reuters) - Stock markets in Saudi Arabia, Dubai and Oman may rise on Wednesday after a series of mostly positive first-quarter earnings reports, while stronger oil may support investor sentiment in the Gulf.

Brent crude rose 1 percent in Asian trade on Wednesday after signs of a dip in U.S. production, although gains were capped by Chinese quarterly economic growth slowing to a six-year low.

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