UPDATE 2-NORDIC STOCKS – Factors to watch on June 10

(Adds Carlsberg, SEB, Nasdaq OMX; updates M-real)

HELSINKI, June 10 (BestGrowthStock) – The following stocks may be
affected by newspaper reports and other factors on Thursday:

CARLSBERG (CARLb.CO: )

The Danish brewer has agreed to raise its stake in China’s
Chongqing Brewery Co Ltd to nearly 30 percent for about 2.1
billion crowns ($378.7 million) to further its Asian expansion.
[ID:nLDE659066]

For more on the company, double click on [CARLb.CO]

SEB (SEBa.ST: )

There are at least three parties interested in buying the
Swedish bank’s German retail network, CEO Annika Falkengren said
in daily Dagens Industri. Spanish bank Santander (SAN.MC: ) has
confirmed it is in talks with SEB over the German unit, and
Italian bank UniCredit SpA (CRDI.MI: ) has said it would look at
SEB’s retail network.

For more on the bank, double click on [SEBa.ST]

NASDAQ OMX (NDAQ.O: )

The Warsaw bourse wants to find a partner to help it develop
and Nasdaq OMX is one of three options, Dagens Industri wrote.

The bourse is likely to be listed before the end of the
year, the paper quoted bourse chief Ludwik Zobolewski saying.
“We want to have a partnership with one of the big, global
operators. Nasdaq OMX is one of three,” he said.

For more on the company, double click on [NDAQ.O]

NOKIA (NOK1V.HE: )

Investor fears of a profit warning will continue to pressure
shares in the top cellphone maker. Overnight in New York Nokia
shares (NOK.N: ) fell 5.7 percent to $9.16, their lowest level in
15 months and some 2 percent below the Helsinki closing price.

For more on the company, double click on [NOK1V.HE]

M-REAL (MRLBV.HE: )

The Finnish paper and board maker said in slides for its
capital markets day that demand is expected to remain strong in
pulp, board and paper, and it sees prices for all its main
products rising in in the second quarter.

The firm also said it sees an additional 60 million euros
($72.2 million) of cost savings kicking in from 2011 onwards.

For more on the company, double click on [MRLBV.HE]

WILLIAM DEMANT (WDH.CO: )

The Danish hearing aid maker holds its capital markets day.

For more on the company, double click on [WDH.CO]

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UPDATE 2-NORDIC STOCKS – Factors to watch on June 10