AB Science, ADP, France Telecom, Gaumont: French Equity Preview

The following is a list of companies whose stocks may have unusual changes in Paris. Symbols are in parentheses after company names and prices are from the last close.

France’s CAC 40 Index rose 8.17, or 0.2 percent, to 3,888.36 in Paris. The SBF 120 Index also gained 0.2 percent.

AB Science SA (AB FP): The biopharmaceutical company won approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to sell its Masitinib treatment in the U.S. to treat mast cell tumors in dogs. The shares fell 5.3 percent to 7.20 euros.

Aeroports de Paris SA (ADP FP): The Paris airport operator said November passenger traffic rose 3.5 percent. The shares rose 1.8 percent to 60.64 euros.

France Telecom SA (FTE FP): Nomura raised its recommendation on the French telecommunications services provider’s shares to “buy.” The shares rose 0.4 percent to 16.04 euros.

Gaumont (GAM FP): The film distributor bought a 37.5 percent stake in production company Legende. The shares fell 0.1 percent to 45.20 euros.

Heurtey Petrochem SA (ALHPC FP): The maker of refining equipment said it won a 12.2 million-euro order in India. The shares fell 0.9 percent to 25.25 euros.

Touax (TOUP FP): The leaser of transportation equipment purchased 685 rail cars for 30 million euros. The shares slipped less than 0.1 percent to 28.59 euros.

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To contact the editor responsible for this story: Vidya Root in Paris at vroot@bloomberg.net

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