NORDIC STOCKS - Factors to watch on Aug 27

HELSINKI Tue Aug 27, 2013 2:26am EDT

HELSINKI Aug 27 (Reuters) - The following stocks may be affected by newspaper reports and other factors on Tuesday:

AKER SOLUTIONS

Offshore engineering firm Aker Solutions reported earnings short of expectations and said its order backlog and capacity utilisation fell as clients delayed or cancelled projects.

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MILLICOM

The Swedish emerging markets telecom operator said on Tuesday its chief financial officer Fran├žois-Xavier Roger would leave the company on Aug. 31 and that Marc Zagar would take on the job on an imterim basis pending the recruitment of a permanent CFO.

Roger will join Takeda Pharmaceutical as CFO.

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SAAB

A Swiss parliament security policy committee is due to unveil its view on a potential deal to buy Saab's fighter jet Gripen, and on its financing, ahead of a parliament vote in September on the deal.

The upper house of the parliament in April halted the country's 3 billion euro purchase of 22 Gripen fighter jets, approving the deal in principle but voting against the financing package it requires.

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(Additional reporting by Copenhagen, Oslo and Stockholm newsrooms)

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