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AuFeminin, BioAlliance, EADS, Gameloft: French Equity Preview

Shares in the following companies may have unusual moves in Paris trading. Stock symbols are in parentheses and prices are from the last close.

France’s CAC 40 Index fell 2.3 percent to 3,588.05. The broader SBF 120 Index dropped 2.1 percent to 2,731.04.

AuFeminin.com SA (FEM) : The operator of Internet sites targeted at women acquired Netmums.com to expand in the U.K. The shares rose 2.9 percent to 17.49 euros.

BioAlliance Pharma SA (BIO) : The oncology drug company said it has started making clinical batches of Livatag for a phase 3 trial in primary liver cancer. The shares fell 3 percent to 4.85 euros.

European Aeronautic, Defence & Space Co. (EAD FP): The Czech government said it may cancel a $200 million contract for EADS military transport aircraft unless problems with their missile protection system are rapidly resolved, Associated Press reported. The shares dropped 1 percent to 23.96 euros.

Gameloft SA (GFT) (e): Europe’s biggest maker of games for mobile phones said second-quarter revenue rose 11 percent to 37.4 million euros driven by sales in emerging countries. The shares fell 1.5 percent to 4.75 euros.

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