Feb. 1 (Bloomberg) -- France’s CAC 40 Index gained 67.12, or 1.7 percent, to 4,072.62 at the 5:30 p.m. close in Paris. The broader SBF 120 Index also rose 1.6 percent.
The following is a list of companies whose shares rose or fell in the French equity market today. Stock symbols are in parentheses.
Alten SA (ATE FP) surged 3.7 percent to 26.34 euros. The consulting and engineering services company said 2010 revenue rose to 916.6 million euros ($1.25 billion) from 857.1 million euros in the previous year.
Technip SA (TEC FP) gained 5.1 percent to 74.57 euros. Europe’s second-largest oilfield services provider bought all the assets of Subocean Group Ltd. Paris-based Technip said it plans to invest 10 million pounds ($16 million) in the Aberdeen, Scotland-based company.
Total SA (FP FP) climbed 3.2 percent to 44.08 euros. Berenberg Bank initiated its coverage of France’s largest oil producer with a “buy” rating.
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