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BSS NEWS BITES ALERTS ISSUED FOR FRENCH MARKET ON THURSDAY 20 SEPTEMBER 2018

NEWS BITES - EUROPE

Total French Market up 41.41 points or 0.64% to 6,502.52

BSS News Bites issued 106 Alerts on notable trading amongst the 591 Stocks traded on the Total French Market today, of which 50 (47%) were Bullish.

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

HEAVYWEIGHT MARKET LEADERS

+ LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton, France's largest personal goods company by market capitalisation, has increased 2.0% to trade at EUR296.0 vs. the CAC 40 Index which strengthened 57.9 points (or 1.1%) to 5,451.6. Representing a weighting of about 9.8% of the index, the stock accounted for 18.2% of today's gain. The shares have outperformed 91% of the market in the past six months. Trading volume was 1.1 times average at the end of the day. Compared with the CAC 40 Index which rose 57.9 points (or 1.1%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 0.9%.

SECTOR BULLS

+ Solutions 30, France's largest computer services company by market capitalisation, has increased 2.0% to trade at EUR48.95 vs. the Computer services sector which strengthened 589.3 points (or 1.6%) to 37,185.1. Representing a weighting of about 87.5% of the sector, the stock accounted for the gain. The shares have outperformed 86% of the market in the past month. Trading volume was 93% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the CAC 40 Index which rose 57.9 points (or 1.1%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 0.9%.

+ Total, France's largest oil & gas company by market capitalisation, has increased 1.3% to trade at EUR54.74 vs. the Oil & gas sector which strengthened 74.5 points (or 1.3%) to 5,985.4. Representing a weighting of about 98.6% of the sector, the stock accounted for 99.9% of today's gain. The shares have outperformed 84% of the market in the past three months. Trading volume was 1.2 times average at the end of the day. Compared with the CAC 40 Index which rose 57.9 points (or 1.1%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 0.2%.

+ Eramet, France's largest industrial metals & mining company by market capitalisation, has jumped 8.8% to trade at EUR93.55 vs. the Industrial metals & mining sector which strengthened 91.0 points (or 2%) to 4,729.0. Representing a weighting of about 20.5% of the sector, the stock accounted for 92.0% of today's gain. The shares have outperformed 100% of the market in the past week. Trading volume was 2.6 times average at the end of the day. Compared with the CAC 40 Index which rose 57.9 points (or 1.1%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 7.7%.

SECTOR BEARS

+ Sanofi, France's largest pharmaceuticals & biotechnology company by market capitalisation, has decreased 0.6% to trade at EUR74.67 vs. the Pharmaceuticals & biotechnology sector which weakened 19.7 points (or 0.2%) to 11,000.5. Representing a weighting of about 25.6% of the sector, the stock accounted for 85.2% of today's loss. Trading volume was 1.1 times average at the end of the day. Compared with the CAC 40 Index which rose 57.9 points (or 1.1%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -1.7%.

+ Casino Guichard Perrachon, France's 2nd largest food & drug retailers company by market capitalisation, has sunk 4.1% to trade at EUR36.76 vs. the Food & drug retailers sector which weakened 31.8 points (or 1.6%) to 1,943.2. Representing a weighting of about 22.8% of the sector, the stock accounted for 58.3% of today's loss. Trading volume was 2.8 times average at the end of the day. Compared with the CAC 40 Index which rose 57.9 points (or 1.1%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -5.2%.

+ Nexity (FR:NXI) has decreased 0.5% to trade at EUR50.45 vs. the Real estate investment & services sector which weakened 19.1 points (or 0.3%) to 7,153.6. Representing a weighting of about 38.8% of the sector, the stock accounted for 70.8% of today's loss. Trading volume was 94% of average so far today.

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

HeadlineO/all Price Change52-Wk High
Saint Gobain lifted 2.3% on robust volume 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST in the morning, closing 0.71% higher at EUR38.26EUR1.13 [3.04%]EUR49.83
Mainstay Medical International climbed 5.8% 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST in the morning, closing unchanged at EUR16.4090.0 EURcents [5.81%]EUR17.0
Eurasia Groupe soared 16.4% on extraordinary volume 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST in the morning, closing unchanged at EUR7.10EUR1.0 [16.39%]EUR11.0
Avenir Telecom jumped 7.6% on robust volume 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST in the morning, closing -4.04% lower at 19.0 EURcents0.60 EURcents [3.26%]47.70 EURcents
Cesar climbed 5.9% on strong volume 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST in the morning, closing -5.56% lower at 17.0 EURcents-75.0 EURcents

BSS News Bites alerted Unusual Falls in 4 Stocks through the day:

HeadlineO/all Price Change52-Wk Low
Infotel tumbled 7.3% on spectacular volume 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST in the morning, closing -0.91% lower at EUR43.60-385.0 EURcents [-8.11%]EUR43.07
Technofirst plummeted 10.3% on firm volume 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST in the morning, closing unchanged at 26.0 EURcents-3.0 EURcents [-10.34%]20.0 EURcents
TheraDiag tumbled 9.9% on spectacular volume 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST in the morning, closing recovered at EUR1.38-14.0 EURcents [-9.21%]EUR1.32
Alpha MOS tumbled 9.8% 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST in the morning, closing recovered at 44.50 EURcents-0.40 EURcents [-0.89%]30.80 EURcents

BSS News Bites alerted 52-week Highs in 6 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price Change52-Wk High
Safran hits 52-week high ninth time in one month 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST this morning, closing markedly lower at EUR121.0EUR121.0EUR1.45 [1.21%]EUR121.25
Fonciere Financiere Participations hits 52-week high third time in one month 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST this morning, sinking sharply to close at EUR119.0EUR119.0EUR1.0 [0.85%]EUR120.0
Oeneo hits 52-week high third time in one month 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST this morning, closing markedly lower at EUR10.94EUR10.9410.0 EURcents [0.92%]EUR10.96
Esker hits 52-week high fourth time in one month 20 September 2018 12:07 CESTEUR65.70EUR1.40 [2.18%]EUR65.70
TxCell hits 52-week high third time in one month 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST this morning, decreasing slightly to close at EUR2.52EUR2.526.0 EURcents [2.44%]EUR2.53

BSS News Bites alerted 52-week Lows in 9 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price Change52-Wk Low
Tessi hits 52-week low fifth time in one month 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST this morning, closing higher at EUR142.50EUR142.50-450.0 EURcents [-3.06%]EUR195.0
Axway Software hits 52-week low sixth time in one month 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST this morning, closing higher at EUR17.0EUR17.0-20.0 EURcents [-1.16%]EUR23.60
Patrimoine Et Commerce hits 52-week low second time in one month 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST this morning, closing higher at EUR17.80EUR17.80-60.0 EURcents [-3.26%]EUR23.88
Balyo hits 52-week low ninth time in one month 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST this morning, recovering well to close at EUR2.55EUR2.55-15.0 EURcents [-5.56%]EUR7.75
Archos hits 52-week low second time in one month 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST this morning, closing higher at 64.20 EURcents64.20 EURcents0.70 EURcents [1.1%]EUR1.58

BSS News Bites alerted Consecutive Rises in 8 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Fayenceri Sarreguemin Digoin Vitry Franc keeps rising: up 36.1% in 3 days 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST, it closed at EUR49.0EUR49.0EUR4.0 [8.89%]0
Claranova keeps rising: up 8.8% in 3 days 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST, it closed at EUR1.05EUR1.057.20 EURcents [7.36%]1.9
Clasquin keeps rising: up 6.6% in 3 days 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST, it closed at EUR39.0EUR39.0EUR1.40 [3.72%]0.6
BNP Paribas keeps rising: up 5.8% in 6 days 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST, it closed at EUR54.31EUR54.31EUR1.35 [2.55%]2.2
Credit Agricole accelerates rise; now up 3.2% in 2 days 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST, it closed at EUR12.92EUR12.9223.0 EURcents [1.81%]1.8

BSS News Bites alerted Consecutive Falls in 16 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
2CRSI accelerates slide; now down 3.2% in 2 days 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST, it closed at EUR10.70EUR10.70-10.0 EURcents [-0.93%]0.7
Carbios accelerates slide; now down 4.1% in 2 days 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST, it closed at EUR8.36EUR8.36-21.0 EURcents [-2.45%]1
Dassault Systemes down 2.0% in 2 days 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST, it closed at EUR126.40EUR126.40-350.0 EURcents [-2.69%]1.4
Transgene down 5.6% in 2 days 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST, it closed at EUR3.07EUR3.07-16.0 EURcents [-4.95%]1.3
Bigben Interactive accelerates slide; now down 3.4% in 2 days 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST, it closed at EUR9.72EUR9.72-5.0 EURcents [-0.51%]0.6

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

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
SPIE continued its significant uptrend; increased 0.7% 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST this morning but closed lower at EUR16.85EUR16.85-5.0 EURcents [-0.3%]0.8
Fermentalg continued its significant uptrend; lifted 3.5% 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST this morning but closed lower at EUR3.48EUR3.485.0 EURcents [1.46%]2.8

BSS News Bites alerted Significant downtrend in 6 Stocks in the afternoon, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Vente-Unique.com continued its significant downtrend; dropped 2.8% 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST this morning but closed higher at EUR6.70EUR6.70-0.1
Osmozis continued its significant downtrend; sank 4.2% 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST this morning but closed higher at EUR6.0EUR6.0-22.0 EURcents [-3.54%]2.5
Groupe Open continued its significant downtrend; decreased 0.8% 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST this morning but closed higher at EUR26.15EUR26.15-10.0 EURcents [-0.38%]2.1
Umanis continued its significant downtrend; decreased 0.9% 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST this morning and closed lower at EUR10.70EUR10.70-20.0 EURcents [-1.83%]1.3
ACTIA Group continued its significant downtrend; decreased 1.4% 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST this morning and closed lower at EUR6.16EUR6.16-16.0 EURcents [-2.53%]1.6

BSS News Bites alerted that 6 Stocks outperformed on Relative Strength through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Marie Brizard Wine & Spirits climbed 4.7% - outperforming 98% of stocks 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST, it closed at EUR5.32EUR5.3222.0 EURcents [4.31%]1.9
Vilmorin & Cie lifted 3.5% - outperforming 96% of stocks 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST, it closed at EUR61.80EUR61.80EUR2.0 [3.34%]0.8
Prismaflex International increased 0.8% - outperforming 84% of stocks 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST, it closed at EUR18.0EUR18.020.0 EURcents [1.12%]0.1
Biophytis increased 1.3% - outperforming 91% of stocks 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST, it closed at EUR2.27EUR2.273.0 EURcents [1.34%]0.1
Hydro Exploitations lifted 2.0% - outperforming 96% of stocks 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST, it closed at EUR50.0EUR50.0EUR1.0 [2.04%]16.7

BSS News Bites alerted that 7 Stocks underperformed on Relative Strength through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Union Technologies Informatique decreased 1.6% - underperforming 90% of stocks 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST, it closed at 61.80 EURcents61.80 EURcents-0.4
Boiron decreased 1.2% - underperforming 93% of stocks 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST, it closed at EUR59.0EUR59.0-30.0 EURcents [-0.51%]0.7
Mastrad dropped 2.9% - underperforming 92% of stocks 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST, it closed at 30.50 EURcents30.50 EURcents-0.20 EURcents [-0.65%]0.2
Poulaillon decreased 1.8% - underperforming 98% of stocks 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST, it closed at EUR5.50EUR5.50-16.0 EURcents [-2.83%]0.6
Theraclion sank 4.2% - underperforming 97% of stocks 20 September 2018 12:07 CEST, it closed at EUR1.82EUR1.82-7.0 EURcents [-3.7%]1.7