Assa Abloy AB (ASSAb.ST)
22 Sep 2017
* Reckitt rises after food business sale (ADVISORY- Follow European and UK stock markets in real time on the Reuters Live Markets blog on Eikon, see cpurl://apps.cp./cms/?pageId=livemarkets)
* Shares fall as much as 6 pct to five month low (Adds CEO, analyst comment, updates shares)
* Reckitt rises after food business sale news (Adds quote and details, updates prices)
April 26 Sweden's Assa Abloy, the world's biggest lock maker, posted forecast-beating first-quarter profits and sales on Wednesday boosted by strong growth in the United States and other major markets, adding sluggish Chinese demand had stabilised.