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BSS NEWS BITES ALERTS ISSUED FOR FRENCH MARKET ON THURSDAY 17 AUGUST 2017

NEWS BITES - EUROPE

Total French Market up 15.38 points or 0.24% to 6,297.81

BSS News Bites issued 122 Alerts on notable trading amongst the 601 Stocks traded on the Total French Market today, of which 82 (67%) were Bullish.

Of all the Alerts, the following were the most prominent in today's trading:

HEAVYWEIGHT MARKET LEADERS

+ BNP Paribas, France's largest bank by market capitalisation, has decreased 1.5% to trade at EUR66.20 vs. the CAC 40 Index which weakened 29.8 points (or 0.6%) to 5,146.9. Representing a weighting of about 5.9% of the index, the stock accounted for 16.0% of today's loss. Trading volume was 77% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the CAC 40 Index which fell 29.8 points (or 0.6%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -1.0%.

SECTOR BULLS

+ Trigano, France's 2nd largest leisure goods company by market capitalisation, has increased 1.4% to trade at EUR115.55 vs. the Leisure goods sector which strengthened 47.1 points (or 0.5%) to 9,701.9. Representing a weighting of about 22.2% of the sector, the stock accounted for 61.6% of today's gain. The shares have outperformed 88% of the market in the past three months. Trading volume was 43% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the CAC 40 Index which fell 29.8 points (or 0.6%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 1.9%.

+ Solutions 30, France's largest computer services company by market capitalisation, has increased 1.5% to trade at EUR27.14 vs. the Computer services sector which strengthened 255.9 points (or 1.3%) to 19,406.9. Representing a weighting of about 68.7% of the sector, the stock accounted for 74.8% of today's gain. The shares have outperformed 91% of the market in the past week. Compared with the CAC 40 Index which fell 29.8 points (or 0.6%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 2.0%.

+ Median Technologies, France's 2nd largest software company by market capitalisation, has increased 1.6% to trade at EUR12.19 vs. the Software sector which strengthened 48.9 points (or 0.5%) to 10,352.6. Representing a weighting of about 19.1% of the sector, the stock accounted for 64.5% of today's gain. The shares have outperformed 83% of the market in the past month. Trading volume was 65% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the CAC 40 Index which fell 29.8 points (or 0.6%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 2.2%.

SECTOR BEARS

+ Total, France's largest oil & gas company by market capitalisation, has decreased 0.7% to trade at EUR42.76 vs. the Oil & gas sector which weakened 29.5 points (or 0.7%) to 4,418.0. Representing a weighting of about 98.1% of the sector, the stock accounted for the loss. The shares have underperformed 84% of the market in the past week. Trading volume was 71% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the CAC 40 Index which fell 29.8 points (or 0.6%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -0.1%.

+ Cellectis, France's 2nd largest biotechnology company by market capitalisation, has decreased 2.0% to trade at EUR18.76 vs. the Biotechnology sector which weakened 172.5 points (or 0.8%) to 21,589.8. Representing a weighting of about 37.4% of the sector, the stock accounted for 94.1% of today's loss. The shares have underperformed 98% of the market in the past month. Trading volume was 26% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the CAC 40 Index which fell 29.8 points (or 0.6%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -1.4%.

+ Danone, France's largest food producer company by market capitalisation, has decreased 0.8% to trade at EUR66.57 vs. the Food producers sector which weakened 37.8 points (or 0.6%) to 6,124.3. Representing a weighting of about 76.7% of the sector, the stock accounted for the loss. Trading volume was 76% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the CAC 40 Index which fell 29.8 points (or 0.6%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -0.2%.

BSS News Bites alerted Unusual Rises in 9 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineO/all Price Change52-Wk High
Artprice.com climbed 5.2% on robust volume 17 August 2017 14:02 CEST in the afternoon, closing 1.24% higher at EUR17.20EUR1.05 [6.5%]EUR25.29
EOS Imaging jumped 6.4% on extraordinary volume 17 August 2017 12:11 CEST in the morning, closing unchanged at EUR4.8429.0 EURcents [6.37%]EUR5.95
Electricite de France lifted 3.1% on high volume 17 August 2017 14:02 CEST in the afternoon, closing -0.43% lower at EUR9.2824.0 EURcents [2.65%]EUR10.33
EOS Imaging jumped 7.0% on extraordinary volume 17 August 2017 14:02 CEST in the afternoon, closing -0.62% lower at EUR4.8429.0 EURcents [6.37%]EUR5.95
Fashion B Air jumped 8.3% 17 August 2017 12:11 CEST in the morning, closing -1.54% lower at 64.0 EURcents4.0 EURcents [6.67%]99.0 EURcents

BSS News Bites alerted Unusual Falls in 3 Stocks through the day:

HeadlineO/all Price Change52-Wk Low
Emova Group tumbled 7.0% on robust volume 17 August 2017 14:02 CEST in the afternoon, closing unchanged at 40.0 EURcents-3.0 EURcents [-6.98%]16.0 EURcents
Fonciere Paris Nord plummeted 20.0% on strong volume 17 August 2017 14:02 CEST in the afternoon, closing unchanged at 4.0 EURcents-1.0 EURcents [-20%]3.0 EURcents
Fonciere Paris Nord plummeted 20.0% on high volume 17 August 2017 12:11 CEST in the morning, closing unchanged at 4.0 EURcents-1.0 EURcents [-20%]3.0 EURcents

BSS News Bites alerted 52-week Highs in 18 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price Change52-Wk High
ENGIE hits 52-week high second time in two months 17 August 2017 14:02 CEST this afternoon, decreasing slightly to close at EUR14.20EUR14.2012.0 EURcents [0.85%]EUR14.27
Faurecia hits 52-week high fourth time in one month 17 August 2017 12:11 CEST this morning, sinking sharply to close at EUR49.11EUR49.115.0 EURcents [0.1%]EUR49.48
Terreis hits 52-week high ninth time in one month 17 August 2017 14:02 CEST this afternoon, closing markedly lower at EUR42.35EUR42.3534.0 EURcents [0.81%]EUR42.44
SII hits 52-week high fourth time in one month 17 August 2017 12:11 CEST this morning, decreasing slightly to close at EUR23.39EUR23.39-6.0 EURcents [-0.26%]EUR23.50
Tessi hits 52-week high second time in two months 17 August 2017 12:11 CEST this morning, sinking sharply to close at EUR165.22EUR165.22EUR5.62 [3.52%]EUR167.0

BSS News Bites alerted 52-week Lows in 4 Stocks through the day:

HeadlineLastO/all Price Change52-Wk Low
Visiomed Group hits 52-week low third time in one month 17 August 2017 12:11 CEST this morning, closing higher at EUR1.27EUR1.27-EUR3.74
Visiomed Group hits 52-week low third time in one month 17 August 2017 14:02 CEST this afternoon, closing higher at EUR1.27EUR1.27-EUR3.74
Sequa Petroleum hits 52-week low nineteenth time in one month 17 August 2017 12:11 CEST1.0 EURcents-EUR1.0
Sequa Petroleum hits 52-week low nineteenth time in one month 17 August 2017 14:02 CEST1.0 EURcents-EUR1.0

BSS News Bites alerted Consecutive Rises in 25 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
NicOx up 22.6% in 2 days 17 August 2017 14:02 CEST, it closed at EUR9.22EUR9.22EUR1.17 [14.53%]10.9
NicOx up 22.0% in 2 days 17 August 2017 12:11 CEST, it closed at EUR9.22EUR9.22EUR1.17 [14.53%]10.9
Sequana up 8.4% in 2 days 17 August 2017 12:11 CEST, it closed at EUR1.06EUR1.067.0 EURcents [7.07%]1.6
Sequana up 8.4% in 2 days 17 August 2017 14:02 CEST, it closed at EUR1.06EUR1.067.0 EURcents [7.07%]1.6
EO2 up 9.1% in 2 days 17 August 2017 14:02 CEST, it closed at EUR4.80EUR4.8010.0 EURcents [2.13%]0.5

BSS News Bites alerted Consecutive Falls in 9 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Coheris down 4.2% in 2 days 17 August 2017 12:11 CEST, it closed at EUR3.31EUR3.31-4.0 EURcents [-1.19%]0.5
CS Communication & Systemes down 5.5% in 2 days 17 August 2017 14:02 CEST, it closed at EUR6.04EUR6.04-9.0 EURcents [-1.47%]0.7
Groupe Guillin down 2.8% in 2 days 17 August 2017 12:11 CEST, it closed at EUR39.39EUR39.39-22.0 EURcents [-0.56%]0.5
Groupe Guillin down 2.8% in 2 days 17 August 2017 14:02 CEST, it closed at EUR39.39EUR39.39-22.0 EURcents [-0.56%]0.5
Memscap accelerates slide; now down 5.3% in 2 days 17 August 2017 14:02 CEST, it closed at EUR2.50EUR2.50-7.0 EURcents [-2.72%]0.6

BSS News Bites alerted Significant uptrend in 2 Stocks through the morning:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
1000Mercis continued its significant uptrend; increased 0.2% 17 August 2017 12:11 CEST this morning but closed lower at EUR54.30EUR54.30-1.0 EURcents [-0.02%]0.4
O2I continued its significant uptrend; increased 0.7% 17 August 2017 12:11 CEST this morning but closed lower at EUR1.43EUR1.43-1

BSS News Bites alerted Significant downtrend in 1 Stock in the afternoon:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Rallye continued its significant downtrend; decreased 0.5% 17 August 2017 12:11 CEST this morning and closed slightly lower at EUR16.30EUR16.30-10.0 EURcents [-0.61%]0.9

BSS News Bites alerted that 21 Stocks outperformed on Relative Strength through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Groupe Pizzorno Environnement increased 1.7% - outperforming 89% of stocks 17 August 2017 14:02 CEST, it closed at EUR28.06EUR28.0649.0 EURcents [1.78%]0.5
Guillemot increased 1.1% - outperforming 92% of stocks 17 August 2017 12:11 CEST, it closed at EUR1.90EUR1.902.0 EURcents [1.06%]0.5
Guillemot increased 1.1% - outperforming 92% of stocks 17 August 2017 14:02 CEST, it closed at EUR1.90EUR1.902.0 EURcents [1.06%]0.5
Viel et Compagnie lifted 2.6% - outperforming 90% of stocks 17 August 2017 14:02 CEST, it closed at EUR5.83EUR5.833.0 EURcents [0.52%]0
Veolia Environnement increased 0.4% - outperforming 83% of stocks 17 August 2017 12:11 CEST, it closed at EUR19.70EUR19.7019.0 EURcents [0.97%]0.8

BSS News Bites alerted that 19 Stocks underperformed on Relative Strength through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Passat decreased 1.7% - underperforming 89% of stocks 17 August 2017 12:11 CEST, it closed at EUR5.72EUR5.72-8.0 EURcents [-1.38%]1.1
Electro Power Systems SA decreased 1.5% - underperforming 92% of stocks 17 August 2017 12:11 CEST, it closed at EUR7.71EUR7.71-7.0 EURcents [-0.9%]0.4
Coheris dropped 3.0% - underperforming 97% of stocks 17 August 2017 14:02 CEST, it closed at EUR3.31EUR3.31-4.0 EURcents [-1.19%]0.5
Neovacs dropped 2.7% - underperforming 96% of stocks 17 August 2017 12:11 CEST, it closed at 74.0 EURcents74.0 EURcents-0.6
Mercialys decreased 0.9% - underperforming 87% of stocks 17 August 2017 14:02 CEST, it closed at EUR16.82EUR16.82-1.0 EURcents [-0.06%]0.7