European shares rise for fourth straight session

martes 12 de julio de 2016 12:30 GYT

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* STOXX 600 up 1.1 pct on fourth day of gains

* UniCredit surges after selling stake in online broker

* Other Italian bank stocks also rise sharply

* DNB drops, hit by Norway's oil problem

By Alistair Smout

LONDON, July 12 (Reuters) - European shares rose on Tuesday, with Italian bank stocks outperforming on expectations of measures to tackle their bad debts, while better earnings also helped carmakers' shares.

The pan-European STOXX Europe 600 index and the similar FTSEurofirst 300 index both rose 1.1 percent, marking out their fourth straight day of gains.

Autos and banks were among the top gainers, up 3.8 percent and 3.3 percent respectively.   Continuación...