CORRECTED-France's EDF sells its Exelon stake

Fri Jan 11, 2013 6:57am EST

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PARIS Jan 11 (Reuters) - French power group EDF said on Friday it had sold its entire 1.6 percent stake in U.S. power group Exelon Corp for $470 million.

The deal was made at an average selling price of $34.70 per share, which represented an 18.6 percent premium on Exelon's closing share price on January 10, the statement said. (Reporting by Dominique Vidalon; Editing by Alison Birrane)