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BSS NEWS BITES ALERTS ISSUED FOR FRENCH MARKET ON FRIDAY 25 MAY 2018

NEWS BITES - EUROPE

Total French Market down 4.88 points or -0.07% to 6,556.24

BSS News Bites issued 106 Alerts on notable trading amongst the 605 Stocks traded on the Total French Market today, of which 48 (45%) were Bearish.

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

HEAVYWEIGHT MARKET LEADERS

+ Total, France's largest oil & gas company by market capitalisation, has decreased 1.4% to trade at EUR51.06 vs. the CAC 40 Index which weakened 5.9 points (or 0.1%) to 5,542.6. Representing a weighting of about 8.8% of the index, the stock accounted for the loss. The shares have underperformed 94% of the market in the past week. Trading volume was 1.2 times average at the end of the day. Compared with the CAC 40 Index which fell 5.9 points (or 0.1%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -1.3%.

+ LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton (FR:MC) has increased 0.9% to trade at EUR307.85 vs. the CAC 40 Index which strengthened 16.8 points (or 0.3%) to 5,565.2. Representing a weighting of about 10.0% of the index, the stock accounted for 30.6% of today's gain. The shares have outperformed 87% of the market in the past month. Trading volume was 79% of average so far today.

SECTOR BULLS

+ Trigano, France's 2nd largest leisure goods company by market capitalisation, has lifted 3.4% to trade at EUR172.80 vs. the Leisure goods sector which strengthened 88.4 points (or 0.6%) to 14,939.7. Representing a weighting of about 21.1% of the sector, the stock accounted for the gain. The shares have outperformed 94% of the market in the past month. Trading volume was 1.4 times average at the end of the day. Compared with the CAC 40 Index which fell 5.9 points (or 0.1%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 3.5%.

+ L'Oreal, France's 2nd largest personal goods company by market capitalisation, has increased 0.4% to trade at EUR207.10 vs. the Personal goods sector which strengthened 49.3 points (or 0.3%) to 17,898.4. Representing a weighting of about 28.7% of the sector, the stock accounted for 44.8% of today's gain. The shares have outperformed 85% of the market in the past month. Trading volume was 1.6 times average at the end of the day. Compared with the CAC 40 Index which fell 5.9 points (or 0.1%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 0.5%.

+ Solutions 30, France's largest computer services company by market capitalisation, has lifted 2.6% to trade at EUR38.80 vs. the Computer services sector which strengthened 684.8 points (or 2.3%) to 30,952.0. Representing a weighting of about 83.3% of the sector, the stock accounted for 97.5% of today's gain. The shares have outperformed 94% of the market in the past week. Trading volume was 1.8 times average at the end of the day. Compared with the CAC 40 Index which fell 5.9 points (or 0.1%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 2.8%.

SECTOR BEARS

+ Eramet, France's largest industrial metals & mining company by market capitalisation, has dropped 3.9% to trade at EUR150.80 vs. the Industrial metals & mining sector which weakened 63.1 points (or 1.1%) to 5,400.2. Representing a weighting of about 29.0% of the sector, the stock accounted for 98.1% of today's loss. The shares have underperformed 81% of the market in the past week. Trading volume was 1.1 times average at the end of the day. Compared with the CAC 40 Index which fell 5.9 points (or 0.1%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -3.8%.

+ BNP Paribas, France's largest bank by market capitalisation, has decreased 1.1% to trade at EUR60.54 vs. the Bank sector which weakened 14.9 points (or 0.3%) to 4,277.6. Representing a weighting of about 22.4% of the sector, the stock accounted for 73.1% of today's loss. The shares have underperformed 81% of the market in the past month. Trading volume was 1.6 times average at the end of the day. Compared with the CAC 40 Index which fell 5.9 points (or 0.1%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -1.0%.

+ Vallourec, France's 2nd largest industrial engineering company by market capitalisation, has sunk 4.9% to trade at EUR5.41 vs. the Industrial engineering sector which weakened 8.8 points (or 0.1%) to 7,565.5. Representing a weighting of about 2.0% of the sector, the stock accounted for 82.2% of today's loss. Trading volume was 1.3 times average at the end of the day. Compared with the CAC 40 Index which fell 5.9 points (or 0.1%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -4.8%.

BSS News Bites alerted Unusual Rises in 5 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineO/all Price Change52-Wk High
bioMerieux lifted 2.1% 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST in the morning, closing 3.2% higher at EUR74.20EUR3.80 [5.4%]EUR79.80
Fonciere 7 Invest soared 19.8% 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST in the morning, closing unchanged at EUR2.0634.0 EURcents [19.77%]EUR3.16
Cesar soared 10.0% 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST in the morning, closing unchanged at 22.0 EURcents2.0 EURcents [10%]75.0 EURcents
Colipays Reunion SAS soared 11.1% 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST in the morning, closing unchanged at EUR7.070.0 EURcents [11.11%]EUR8.95
Leadmedia Group soared 24.0% 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST in the morning, closing -2.02% lower at 18.40 EURcents3.26 EURcents [21.53%]68.0 EURcents

BSS News Bites alerted Unusual Falls in 2 Stocks through the day:

HeadlineO/all Price Change52-Wk Low
Groupimo plummeted 30.7% 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST in the morning, closing -0.06% lower at 18.0 EURcents-8.0 EURcents [-30.77%]2.0 EURcents
SI Participations plummeted 17.4% 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST in the morning, closing unchanged at EUR11.40-240.0 EURcents [-17.39%]EUR9.62

BSS News Bites alerted 52-week Highs in 8 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price Change52-Wk High
Kering hits 52-week high seventh time in one month 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST this morning, sinking sharply to close at EUR487.50EUR487.5040.0 EURcents [0.08%]EUR493.40
Interparfums hits 52-week high sixth time in one month 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST this morning, sinking sharply to close at EUR40.05EUR40.0555.0 EURcents [1.39%]EUR40.65
Credit Agricole Atlantique Vendee hits 52-week high tenth time in one month 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST this morning, decreasing slightly to close at EUR143.50EUR143.5052.0 EURcents [0.36%]EUR144.0
Sofragi hits 52-week high eleventh time in one month 25 May 2018 12:06 CESTEUR1,660.0EUR10.0 [0.61%]EUR1,660.0
Credit Agricole du Morbihan hits 52-week high fifteenth time in one month 25 May 2018 12:06 CESTEUR82.2021.0 EURcents [0.26%]EUR82.20

BSS News Bites alerted 52-week Lows in 5 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price Change52-Wk Low
1000Mercis hits 52-week low ninth time in one month 25 May 2018 12:06 CESTEUR33.0-20.0 EURcents [-0.6%]EUR54.70
Sequana hits 52-week low eighth time in one month 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST this morning, closing higher at 54.70 EURcents54.70 EURcents-1.20 EURcents [-2.15%]EUR2.12
Devernois hits 52-week low second time in four months 25 May 2018 12:06 CESTEUR104.0-2,500.0 EURcents [-19.38%]EUR138.99
Batla Minerals SA hits 52-week low second time in one month 25 May 2018 12:06 CESTEUR1.20-2.0 EURcents [-1.64%]EUR1.90
France Tourisme Immobilier hits 52-week low third time in two months 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST5.0 EURcents-1.0 EURcents [-16.67%]10.0 EURcents

BSS News Bites alerted Consecutive Rises in 11 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Mauna Kea Technologies up 18.9% in 2 days 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST, it closed at EUR3.09EUR3.0924.0 EURcents [8.42%]3.6
Neopost up 5.1% in 2 days 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST, it closed at EUR24.10EUR24.10EUR1.36 [5.98%]1.7
Visiomed Group up 5.9% in 2 days 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST, it closed at 42.90 EURcents42.90 EURcents0.30 EURcents [0.7%]0.4
Elior Promesses up 3.9% in 2 days 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST, it closed at EUR14.80EUR14.8039.0 EURcents [2.71%]2.5
Virbac keeps rising: up 2.9% in 3 days 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST, it closed at EUR129.20EUR129.20EUR2.20 [1.73%]0.8

BSS News Bites alerted Consecutive Falls in 12 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
BNP Paribas keeps sliding: down 2.5% in 3 days 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST, it closed at EUR60.54EUR60.54-70.0 EURcents [-1.14%]1.6
ACTIA Group keeps sliding: down 5.9% in 3 days 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST, it closed at EUR8.12EUR8.12-22.0 EURcents [-2.64%]1.5
Witbe keeps sliding: down 7.1% in 3 days 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST, it closed at EUR7.26EUR7.26-14.0 EURcents [-1.89%]0.8
Stentys down 4.1% in 2 days 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST, it closed at EUR1.41EUR1.41-4.0 EURcents [-2.76%]0.6
Les Nouveaux Constructeurs keeps sliding: down 3.6% in 3 days 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST, it closed at EUR50.60EUR50.60-180.0 EURcents [-3.44%]2.2

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

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Dietswell continued its significant uptrend; increased 0.7% 25 May 2018 12:06 CESTEUR1.451.0 EURcents [0.69%]0.8
Remy Cointreau continued its significant uptrend; increased 0.6% 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST this morning but closed slightly lower at EUR128.20EUR128.2060.0 EURcents [0.47%]0.9

BSS News Bites alerted Significant downtrend in 4 Stocks in the afternoon:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
IT Link continued its significant downtrend; decreased 1.9% 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST this morning but closed higher at EUR10.50EUR10.50-15.0 EURcents [-1.41%]0.1
ReWorld Media continued its significant downtrend; dropped 3.2% 25 May 2018 12:06 CESTEUR1.21-4.0 EURcents [-3.2%]1.1
Maisons France Confort continued its significant downtrend; decreased 0.5% 25 May 2018 12:06 CESTEUR47.50-25.0 EURcents [-0.52%]0.7
Derichebourg continued its significant downtrend; decreased 1.2% 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST this morning and closed lower at EUR5.66EUR5.66-19.0 EURcents [-3.25%]4.5

BSS News Bites alerted that 10 Stocks outperformed on Relative Strength through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
EO2 increased 0.5% - outperforming 99% of stocks 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST, it closed at EUR7.64EUR7.648.0 EURcents [1.06%]0.2
Abeo lifted 2.9% - outperforming 95% of stocks 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST, it closed at EUR38.60EUR38.6090.0 EURcents [2.39%]1.8
I.Ceram SA increased 1.2% - outperforming 94% of stocks 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST, it closed at EUR8.50EUR8.50-1
L'Oreal increased 0.6% - outperforming 84% of stocks 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST, it closed at EUR207.10EUR207.1090.0 EURcents [0.44%]1.6
Voyageurs Du Monde lifted 2.9% - outperforming 89% of stocks 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST, it closed at EUR139.50EUR139.50EUR1.50 [1.09%]1.8

BSS News Bites alerted that 11 Stocks underperformed on Relative Strength through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Plastiques du Val de Loire decreased 1.2% - underperforming 93% of stocks 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST, it closed at EUR18.94EUR18.94-36.0 EURcents [-1.87%]0.9
TheraDiag decreased 1.2% - underperforming 90% of stocks 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST, it closed at EUR1.62EUR1.62-3.0 EURcents [-1.82%]0.1
Mobile Network Group decreased 1.4% - underperforming 99% of stocks 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST, it closed at 94.20 EURcents94.20 EURcents-4.80 EURcents [-4.85%]1.1
IntegraGen decreased 1.0% - underperforming 93% of stocks 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST, it closed at EUR1.92EUR1.92-2.0 EURcents [-1.03%]0.2
Logic Instrument decreased 1.2% - underperforming 95% of stocks 25 May 2018 12:06 CEST, it closed at 77.60 EURcents77.60 EURcents-2.40 EURcents [-3%]1.1