NORDIC STOCKS - Factors to watch on July 30

HELSINKI, July 30 Mon Jul 30, 2012 2:34am EDT

HELSINKI, July 30 (Reuters) - The following stocks may be affected by newspaper reports and other factors on Monday:

ALFA LAVAL

GEA, the German competitor of Sweden's Alfa Laval, stood by its full-year guidance for sales and order bookings to increase by at least 5 percent this year while posting a 41 percent increase in consolidated earnings to 72.8 million euros ($90 million).

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ASSA ABLOY

UBS has raised its price target for Assa Abloy to 205 Swedish crowns from 180 crowns in the wake of the Swedish lock maker's second-quarter earnings report last week. The stock closed at 208.6 crowns on Friday.

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OUTOTEC

Barclays raised its price target on mining technology company Outotec to 60 euros from 57 euros.

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(Additional reporting by Copenhagen, Oslo and Stockholm newsrooms) ($1 = 0.8084 euros) (Reporting by Helsinki Newsroom)

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