Swiss stocks - Factors to watch on Sept. 12
ZURICH, Sept 12
ZURICH, Sept 12 (Reuters) - Swiss stocks were seen opening slightly higher on Thursday, tracking European shares on expectations euro zone industrial data will show the region's economic recovery is on track.
The Swiss blue-chip SMI was seen opening 0.1 percent higher at 8,060 points, according to premarket indications by bank Julius Baer.
The following are some of the main factors expected to affect Swiss stocks on Thursday:
Luxury goods group Richemont said five-month sales rose 9 percent, just shy of estimates in a Reuters poll amid weak demand for its high-end watches in mainland China.
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