NORDIC DAYBOOK: Volvo Sees Europe Truck Market Down 10% in 2012

Volvo AB (VOLVB) sees Europe’s truck market dropping 10 percent next year, while North America will rise 20 percent. Story: {NSN LTLX0C6JIJUO <go>}


WHAT TO WATCH: * Swedbank (SWEDA SS) 3Q net SK3.48b beats est. SK3.02b * Svenska Cellulosa (SCAB SS) 3Q, 8 a.m. * Sydbank (SYDB DC) 3Q, 1-2 p.m.

EARNINGS: * Lassila & Tikanoja (LAT1V FH) 3Q net EU12.6m vs est. EU11.5m * Okmetic (OKM1V FH) 3Q net EU2.9m * Tieto (TIE1V FH) 3Q net EU22.5 m vs est. EU12.1m * Neste Oil (NES1V FH) 3Q, 8 a.m. * Vacon (VAC1V FH) 3Q, 8:30 a.m. * Orion (ORNBV FH) 3Q, 11 a.m. * Ixonos (XNS1V FH) 3Q, 12 noon * Kesla (KELAS FH) 3Q * Ponsse (PON1V FH) 3Q * Suominen (SUY1V FH) 3Q * Acap Invest (ACAPB SS) 3Q, 8:20 a.m. * Autoliv (ALV US, ALIV SS) 3Q, 11:30 a.m. * Avega Group (AVEGB SS) 3Q, 8:30 a.m. * Beijer Electronics (BELE SS) 3Q, 8 a.m. * Biogaia (BIOGB SS) 3Q, 8 a.m. * Boliden (BOL SS) 3Q, 12 p.m. * Cellavision (CEVI SS) 3Q, 3 p.m. * Cision (CSN SS) 3Q, 8:30 a.m. * Formpipe Software (FPIP SS) 3Q, 8:45 a.m. * Geveko (GVKOB SS) 3Q, 12 p.m. * IAR Systems (IARB SS) 3Q, 3 p.m. * Karo Bio (KARO SS) 3Q, 8:30 a.m. * Lindab International (LIAB SS) 3Q, 7:40 a.m. * Net Insight (NETIB SS) 3Q, 8:30 a.m. * Precise Biometrics (PREC SS) 3Q, 8 a.m. * SCA (SCAB SS) 3Q, 8 a.m. * Svedberg (SVEDB SS) 3Q, 9 a.m. * VBG Group (VBGB SS) 3Q, 2 p.m. * Cermaq ASA (CEQ) 3Q net NK197m vs est. NK239m * Rieber & Son (RIE NO) 3Q, 8:15 a.m. * Havila Ariel (HAVA NO) 3Q * Badger Explorer (BXPL NO) 3Q * Inmeta Crayon (INM NO) 3Q * Polaris Media (POL NO) 3Q, 7 a.m. * Sydbank (SYDB DC) 3Q, 1-2 p.m. * Norresundby Bank (NRSU DC) 3Q

COMPANIES: * Bouvet (BOUVET NO) holds EGM, 5:30 p.m. * Zealand Pharma (ZEAL DC) capital mkts day

ECONOMY: * Sweden September Producer Price Index, 9:30 a.m. * Norway’s central bank Governor Oeystein Olsen speaks at Federation of Norwegian Professional Associations conference in Oslo, 10:45 a.m.

GOVERNMENT: * Sweden’s Finance Minister Anders Borg in parliament, debating among other issues the European financial situation, 1 p.m. * Norway’s Foreign Minister Jonas Gahr Stoere meets WHO Dir-Gen Dr. Margaret Chan, WTO Dir-Gen Pascal Lamy, ICRC President Jacob Kellenberger in Geneva * Norwegian Oil Minister Ola Borten Moe meets U.K. Energy Secretary Chris Huhne, Energy Minister Charles Hendry in London

MARKETS: * The OMX Stockholm 30 Index rose 1.3% to 978.07 * Nasdaq OMX Helsinki 25 Index gained 3.3% to 2,027.72 * Oslo’s OBX Index rose 2.1% to 359.56 * The Copenhagen 20 Index added 1.4% to 354.35 * Swedish krona -- U.S. 6.5489 - EU 9.1082 * Norwegian krone -- U.S. 5.5264 - EU 7.6857

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