The following companies may have unusual price changes in Nordic trading. Stock symbols are in parentheses and share prices are from the previous close.
The Stoxx Nordic 30 Index, a benchmark measure for the region, advanced 88.01, or 1.4 percent, to 6,486.99.
DFDS A/S (DFDS DC): Denmark’s biggest ferry operator completed its rights issue and will have gross proceeds of 554.7 million kroner ($93.7 million). The shares slipped 0.3 percent to 370 kroner.
EOC Ltd. (EOC NO): The Norwegian provider of offshore oil services in Asia said its third-quarter revenue was $18.5 million and the loss for the period was $3.4 million. The shares rose 2.4 percent to 6.35 kroner.
Getinge AB (GETIB SS): The world’s largest maker of surgical workstations said second-quarter net income rose to 487 million kronor ($64.8 million) from 330 million kronor a year earlier. Analysts had estimated a net income of 476 million kronor, according to a survey compiled by Bloomberg. Getinge shares gained 2.9 percent to 155 kronor.
Norsk Hydro ASA (NHY NO): Europe’s third-largest aluminum maker said it received subscriptions for 513 million new shares. The shares increased 2.4 percent to 32.56 kroner.
Sandvik AB (SAND SS): The world’s largest maker of metal- cutting tools was upgraded to “neutral” from “underweight” at JPMorgan Chase & Co. The shares climbed 2.5 percent to 96.55 kronor.