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 0.3 percent to 3,265.83. The SBF120 Index increased 0.3 percent to 2,500.01.
Canal Plus SA (AN FP): The pay-television company said first-half net income rose to 24 million euros ($34 million) from 23 million euros a year earlier. The stock fell 0.9 percent to 4.40 euros.
France Telecom SA (FTE FP): France’s largest phone company has acquisition targets in the Middle East and Africa, where it may also set up partnerships to share costs and increase market share, Chief Executive Officer Stephane Richard said in an interview with Bloomberg Television near Paris. The stock rose 1.4 percent to 13.49 euros.
GPE Groupe Pizzorno Environnement (GPE FP): The waste treatment company said second-quarter revenue rose to 51.2 million euros from 49.2 million euros a year earlier. The shares were unchanged at 16 euros.
Neopost SA (NEO FP): The supplier of mailroom equipment said second-quarter revenue rose 2.2 percent to 249.4 million euros. The stock rose 1.7 percent to 51 euros.
Stallergenes SA (GENP FP): The pharmaceutical company that makes allergy treatments said first-half profit rose to 23.7 million euros from 20.2 million euros a year earlier. The stock gained 2.6 percent to 49.40 euros.