Boryszew, PGE, Warsaw Exchange: Central Europe Equity Preview

The following is a list of companies whose shares may have unusual price changes in central European markets. Stock symbols are in parentheses after company names. Share prices are from the last close.

Poland’s WIG20 Index (WIG20) fell 0.5 percent, the Czech PX Index (PX) gained 0.2 percent and Hungary’s BUX Index (BUX) retreated 1.4 percent.

Boryszew SA (BRS) , Synthos SA (DWR) (SNS PW): Polish chemical producers, will be added to Warsaw’s benchmark WIG20 Index after the close of trading on March 16, replacing construction company PBG SA (PBG) and Getin Holding SA (GTN) , a financial- services group, the Warsaw Stock Exchange said in an e-mailed statement yesterday. Boryszew fell 1.2 percent to 0.85 zloty and Synthos slipped 0.4 percent to 5.03 zloty. PBG was unchanged at 79.05 zloty and Getin lost 1.7 percent to 2.39 zloty.

PGE SA (PGE) : The supervisory board of Poland’s biggest power generator approved a strategy to invest more than 9 billion zloty ($2.84 billion) a year in 2012-2020 to boost its installed capacity and market share while shifting to nuclear power and renewable energy sources, according to a regulatory statement. PGE gained 0.8 percent to 20.1 zloty.

Warsaw Stock Exchange SA (GPW) : The share-price estimate of the operator of central Europe’s largest equity market was cut to 55 zloty from 60 zloty at Goldman Sachs Group Inc. The shares lost 0.3 percent to 43.5 zloty.

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