European shares lifted by solid earnings but RBS slumps
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* STOXX 600 climbs but set for weekly loss
* Well-received updates lift LafargeHolcim, Hugo Boss
* RBS slumps in positive bank sector after losses widen
* Novo Nordisk drops after guidance cut
By Danilo Masoni
MILAN, Aug 5 (Reuters) - European shares rose on Friday, helped by solid earnings from companies including cement making group LafargeHolcim, but Royal Bank of Scotland slumped after weak results.
The pan-European STOXX 600 index was up 0.5 percent, extending gains after better-than-expected U.S. jobs data, although the index remained on track for its first week of declines in four.
LafargeHolcim rose 5 percent as it reaffirmed its guidance and beat quarterly profit forecasts. Continuación...