The following companies may have unusual price changes in Benelux markets. Stock symbols are in parentheses, and prices are from the previous close.
CSM (CSM) NV: The world’s largest maker of bakery ingredients may report first-quarter sales of 725 million euros ($1.06 billion), according to the average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Bloomberg. CSM dropped 0.4 percent to 25.81 euros.
Royal DSM NV (DSM NA): The world’s largest vitamin maker may report first-quarter net income of 127 million euros, according to the average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Bloomberg. DSM dropped 0.2 percent to 43.42 euros.
Royal Vopak NV (VPK NA): The world’s biggest chemical and oil storage company is scheduled to give a first-quarter trading update. Vopak retreated 0.1 percent to 33.35 euros.
Befimmo SCA (BEFB BB): Belgium’s second-biggest real-estate investment fund said it sold 162 million euros of 4.5 percent six-year bonds in a public offering to individual investors. Befimmo increased 0.8 percent to 61.47 euros.
Nyrstar (NYR) NV: The world’s largest zinc producer gives a first-quarter trading update before the start of trading. Nyrstar dropped 0.3 percent to 9.59 euros.