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Britvic, Burberry, Prudential

EUROPE RESEARCH ROUNDUP-Britvic, Burberry, Prudential July 16 (Reuters) - Securities analysts revised their ratings and price targets on several European companies, including Britvic, Burberry, and Prudential, on Tuesday. HIGHLIGHTS * Auction Technology Group ATG.L : RBC initiates coverage with sector perform rating; PT 540p * Britvic BVIC.L : HSBC raises target price to 1290p from 1100p * Burberry BRBY.L : JP Morgan cuts target price to 800p from 1050p * Prudential PRU.L : JP Morgan cuts target
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Booze-free beverages are no small beer: podcast

BREAKINGVIEWS-Booze-free beverages are no small beer: podcast The host is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own. By Jonathan Guilford NEW YORK, July 11 (Reuters Breakingviews) - Carlsberg’s $4 bln deal to buy soft-drinks maker Britvic is just the latest foray by a big brewer into serving the alcohol-averse. In this Viewsroom podcast, Breakingviews columnists discuss whether it’s a seismic tobacco-like shift or a frothy attempt to fizz up profit margins.
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Big Beer’s low-alcohol Plan B has too much froth

RPT-BREAKINGVIEWS-Big Beer’s low-alcohol Plan B has too much froth The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own. By Aimee Donnellan LONDON, July 9 (Reuters Breakingviews) - Big brewers are talking a good game on zero-alcohol beer. Carlsberg CARLb.CO , Heineken HEIN.AS , Anheuser-Busch InBev ABI.BR , Molson Coors TAP.N and Japan’s Asahi 2502.T are expanding into low and no alcohol products, targeting an increasingly health-conscious consumer and the Gen
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Alfa Laval, Ferrari NV, Swedbank

EUROPE RESEARCH ROUNDUP-Alfa Laval, Ferrari NV, Swedbank July 9 (Reuters) - Securities analysts revised their ratings and price targets on several European companies, including Alfa Laval, Ferrari NV and Swedbank, on Tuesday. HIGHLIGHTS * Alfa Laval ALFA.ST : JP Morgan raises target price to SEK 390 from SEK 385 * Ferrari NV RACE.MI : HSBC raises target price to EUR 385 from EUR 368 * Harworth Group Plc HWG.L : Peel Hunt raises target price to 195p from 165p * Moonpig Group MOONM.L : HSBC raises
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Big Beer’s low-alcohol Plan B has too much froth

BREAKINGVIEWS-Big Beer’s low-alcohol Plan B has too much froth The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own. By Aimee Donnellan LONDON, July 9 (Reuters Breakingviews) - Big brewers are talking a good game on zero-alcohol beer. Carlsberg CARLb.CO , Heineken HEIN.AS , Anheuser-Busch InBev ABI.BR , Molson Coors TAP.N and Japan’s Asahi 2502.T are expanding into low and no alcohol products, targeting an increasingly health-conscious consumer and the Gen Z ge
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British Business - July 9

PRESS DIGEST-British Business - July 9 July 9 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. The Times - Carlsberg CARLb.CO has agreed to buy British soft drinks maker Britvic BVIC.L for 3.3 billion pounds ($4.23 billion), a move the Danish brewer said would forge a UK beverage "powerhouse" and that sent both companies' shares higher.
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Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions Adds Petrobras, Envestnet, Metro Bank; Updates Eli Lilly, Masimo July 8 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1 945 GMT on Monday: * * Brazilian logistics firm Transpetro, a unit of state-run oil firm Petrobras PETR4.SA , said it has launched a procurement notice to commission four new coastal vessels, which it hopes will help revive the nation's shipbuilding sector.
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London stocks subdued as non-life insurers offset resource sector slide

UPDATE 1-London stocks subdued as non-life insurers offset resource sector slide For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click LIVE/ or type LIVE/ in a news window FTSE 100 down 0.1%, FTSE 250 flat Resources shares lead declines Britvic surges after agreeing to Carlsberg's sweetened bid Updated at 1550 GMT By Purvi Agarwal and Roshan Abraham July 8 (Reuters) - London stocks began the week on a muted note, with resource shares edging lower and investors awaiting fresh econ
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Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions Adds: Masimo, Devon Energy, Vista Outdoor, Eli Lilly, Thermo Fisher Scientific's Updates: Paramount Global, Carlsberg, Grifols July 8 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1330 GMT on Monday: ** Masimo MASI.O said a potential partner is prepared to offer $850 million to $950 million for its consumer business.
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Carlsberg soft-drink deal packs an appealing punch

BREAKINGVIEWS-Carlsberg soft-drink deal packs an appealing punch The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own. Refiles to fix typo in paragraph one. By Aimee Donnellan LONDON, July 8 (Reuters Breakingviews) - Carlsberg’s CARLb.CO Jacob Aarup-Andersen has finally satisfied his thirst. On Monday, the boss of the Danish brewer said that he had agreed a deal to buy J2O-maker Britvic BVIC.L for 3.3 billion pound ($4.2 billion) in cash, after making a third off
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Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions July 8 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 0930 GMT on Monday: ** Skydance Media and Paramount Global PARA.O agreed to merge, the companies announced late on Sunday, scripting a new chapter for one of Hollywood's oldest studios. nL1N3IZ075 ** The Grifols family and Canadian fund Brookfield have agreed to launch a joint takeover bid for Spanish drugmaker Grifols GRLS.MC with the intent to delist it, the com
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Carlsberg CFO Ulrica Fearn: will resume share buybacks when new leverage target is reached, expected in 2027

BRIEF-Carlsberg CFO Ulrica Fearn: will resume share buybacks when new leverage target is reached, expected in 2027 July 8 (Reuters) - Carlsberg A/S CARLb.CO : CARLSBERG CFO ULRICA FEARN: WILL RESUME SHARE BUYBACKS WHEN NEW LEVERAGE TARGET OF 2.5X NET DEBT TO EBITDA IS REACHED, EXPECTED IN 2027 Source text for Eikon: [ID:] Further company coverage:
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STOXX 600 flat as markets assess France's hung parliament prospects

UPDATE 2-STOXX 600 flat as markets assess France's hung parliament prospects For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click LIVE/ or type LIVE/ in a news window STOXX 600 flat, energy shares lead losses Britvic gains on deals with Carlsberg Delivery Hero drops after it flags potential antitrust fine Updated at 1600 GMT By Shubham Batra and Shristi Achar A July 8 (Reuters) - European shares were muted on Monday as investors mulled chances of a hung parliament in France afte
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Carlsberg up after it agrees to buy Britvic for $4.2 bln

BUZZ-Carlsberg up after it agrees to buy Britvic for $4.2 bln ** Shares in Carlsberg CARLb.CO rise around 4% after Britvic BVIC.L has agreed to a takeover by the Danish brewer for 3.3 billion pounds ($4.22 billion) ** Nordnet analyst Per Hansen says the share price reaction is a "sigh of relief" that the bid did not go higher than 1,315 pence per s
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STOXX flips into the black

LIVE MARKETS-STOXX flips into the black STOXX 600 up 0.4% France faces political deadlock Wall Street futures steady Welcome to the home for real-time coverage of markets brought to you by Reuters reporters. You can share your thoughts with us at markets.research@thomsonreuters.com STOXX FLIPS INTO THE BLACK Shares in Europe got off to a weaker start on Monday, but early declines progressively evaporated in the first hour of trading, pushing the region-wide STOXX 600 .STOXX and the CAC 40 .FCHI
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UK's Britvic, Marston's gain on deals with Carlsberg

BUZZ-UK's Britvic, Marston's gain on deals with Carlsberg ** Shares of British soft drinks maker Britvic BVIC.L gain ~5% to 1,269p, stock top pct gainer on FTSE 250 .FTMC index ** Shares of pub group Marston's MARS.L jump 12.4% to 34.50p, stock top pct gainers on FTSE Small Cap .FTSC index ** Britvic agrees to be taken over by Carlsberg CARLb.CO fo
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Carlsberg, Britvic Reach Agreement On Terms Of Recommended Cash Offer

BRIEF-Carlsberg, Britvic Reach Agreement On Terms Of Recommended Cash Offer July 8 (Reuters) - Britvic PLC BVIC.L : RECOMMENDED CASH ACQUISITION OF BRITVIC PLC BOARDS OF CARLSBERG AND BRITVIC ARE PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THAT THEY HAVE REACHED AGREEMENT ON TERMS OF A RECOMMENDED CASH OFFER ACQUISITION VALUES ENTIRE ISSUED AND TO BE ISSUED ORDINARY SHARE
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Glencore, Rio Tinto, Michelin

EUROPE RESEARCH ROUNDUP-Glencore, Rio Tinto, Michelin July 8 (Reuters) - Securities analysts revised their ratings and price targets on several European companies, including Glencore, Rio Tinto and Michelin, on Monday. HIGHLIGHTS * Arkema SA AKE.PA : JP Morgan raises to neutral from underweight * Glencore GLEN.L : Jefferies raises target price to 600p from 550p * Michelin MICP.PA : HSBC raises to buy from hold * Pirelli & C SpA PIRC.MI : HSBC raises to buy from hold * Rio Tinto RIO.L : Jefferies
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CAC 40 futures lead declines in Europe

LIVE MARKETS-CAC 40 futures lead declines in Europe Welcome to the home for real-time coverage of markets brought to you by Reuters reporters. You can share your thoughts with us at markets.research@thomsonreuters.com CAC 40 FUTURES LEAD DECLINES IN EUROPE European shares were set for a weaker start on Monday after the French election showed a surprisingly big shift to the left but with no single group securing a working majority The prospect of policy paralysis in the euro zone's second largest
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 8

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 8 Adds new items, updates futures July 8 - Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen opening l ower on Monday, with futures FFIc1 d own 0 .1%. * BRITVIC: British soft drinks maker Britvic BVIC.L said it has agreed to be taken over by Carlsberg CARLb.CO for 3.3 billion pounds ($4.23 billion), after the Danish brewer sweetened its bid.
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