NORDIC STOCKS - Factors to watch on Jan 28

HELSINKI Tue Jan 28, 2014 1:28am EST

HELSINKI Jan 28 (Reuters) - The following stocks may be affected by newspaper reports and other factors on Tuesday:

SWEDBANK

The Swedish bank unveiled a smaller than expected hike of its dividend and posted fourth-quarter net earnings just short of market expectations as a write-down in its portfolio of repossessed real estate weighed.

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CAVERION

The Finnish building services and maintenance company said it expects its core profit to grow up to 34 percent this year as it aims to cut costs and expand in Germany.

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SKF

The world's biggest bearings maker is scheduled to issue its fourth-quarter results at around 1200 GMT. SKF is seen posting a 26 percent rise in adjusted operating earnings to 1.9 billion Swedish crowns ($299 million), according to a Reuters poll of analysts.

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GETINGE

The medical technology firm posts fourth-quarter results at around 1200 GMT. Analysts in a Reuters poll on average see adjusted earnings before interest, tax and amortisation (EBITA) rising 16 percent to 2.01 billion Swedish crowns.

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(Additional reporting by Copenhagen, Oslo and Stockholm newsrooms)

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