** Utility Empresa Distribuidora y Comercializadora Norte SA (EDENOR) up 11.6 pct at $14.96
** Utility Pampa Energia SA up 6.5 pct at $10.74
** Bank Banco Macro SA up 6 pct at $44.86
** Bank BBVA Banco Frances SA up 8.5 pct at $14.04
** Energy firm Transportadora de Gas del Sur SA, (TGS) up 7.9 pct at $3.15
** Energy firm Petrobras Argentina SA up 5 pct at $6.98
** Argentina on Friday will sign deals to borrow $7.5 billion from China, at a time when the country cannot tap global capital markets due to disputes over unpaid debt.
** The 19 agreements to be signed include loans for construction of two hydroelectric dams and a long-delayed railway project