Euro zone shares buoyed by Adidas and SocGen; commodity stocks dip

jueves 5 de noviembre de 2015 10:58 GYT
 

* Euro STOXX 50 rises 0.7 pct

* Commodity shares among top fallers

* Adidas and SocGen up on solid earnings

* Adecco slumps on surprise loss (Adds detail)

By Danilo Masoni and Atul Prakash

MILAN/LONDON, Nov 5 (Reuters) - Euro zone shares rose on Thursday, led by solid earnings reports from Adidas and Societe Generale, while commodity-related stocks were hit by a stronger dollar.

The euro zone's blue-chip Euro STOXX 50 rose 0.7 percent to 3,463.36 points.

The top riser was French bank Societe Generale, up 5.9 percent after its third-quarter income rose 2.4 percent as growth at its retail network and lower risk provisions helped offset weakness in investment banking.

Adidas, the world's second-biggest sportswear firm, rose 7.4 percent, having raised its full-year outlook for sales and profits after third-quarter sales growth beat market expectations.   Continuación...