July 21 (Bloomberg) -- The following is a list of companies whose shares may have unusual price changes in Paris. Stock symbols are in parentheses after company names and prices are from the last close.
France’s benchmark CAC 40 Index rose 1.6 percent to 3,754,60 while the broader SBF 120 Index gained 1.6 percent to 2,844.90.
Cegid Group (CGD FP): The information technology company said first-half revenue rose to 126 million euros ($179 million) from 120 million euros a year earlier. The shares rose 1.7 percent to 20.89 euros.
European Aeronautic, Defence & Space Co. (EAD FP): Airbus SAS, which has already committed to raising single aisle A320 production to 42 planes a month and was contemplating a rate of as many as 44 planes a month, is now “studying the case for going even higher,” Chief Operating Officer John Leahy said in a telephone interview. EADS’s shares rose 3.6 percent to 24.79 euros.
Etam Developpement SA (TAM FP): The French lingerie maker said first-half revenue rose 8.7 percent to 593.1 million euros. The shares added 2 percent to 25.50 euros.
LVL Medical Groupe SA (LVL FP): The home health-care company said first-half sales rose to 125.6 million euros from 113.9 million euros a year earlier. The shares fell 0.2 percent to 16.09 euros.
Mersen (MRN FP): The world’s biggest maker of brushes for electrical motors said it will probably lift full-year forcasts for sales and profitability as second-quarter sales rose 17 percent to 218 million euros, led by demand from Chinese makers of solar panels. The shares rose 1.5 percent to 38.77 euros.
Societe des Autoroutes Paris-Rhin-Rhone (ARR FP): The French builder and operator of toll highways said second-quarter revenue, excluding construction, rose to 504.8 million euros from 491.5 million euros a year earlier. The shares fell 0.3 percent to 46.85 euros.
Ubisoft Entertainment SA (UBI FP): The video-game producer said first-quarter revenue fell to 103 million euros from 161 million euros a year earlier. The shares rose 0.2 percent to 5.92 euros.
Unibail-Rodamco SE (UL FP): Europe’s largest publicly traded real-estate company reported a 1.4 percent increase in first-half profit, exceeding analysts’ estimates, after raising rents at its malls. The shares rose 0.9 percent to 152.10 euros.
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