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Swiss Stocks Fluctuates; Benchmark SMI Index Little Changed

February 14, 2012

Feb. 14 (Bloomberg) -- Swiss stocks fluctuated as the Swiss Market Index, a measure of Switzerland’s biggest and most actively traded companies, declined less than 0.1 percent to 6,175.54 at 2:01 p.m. in Zurich. The broader Swiss Performance Index rose 0.1 percent.

Transocean Ltd., the biggest operator of offshore drilling rigs, and Givaudan SA lead gains on the SMI, while Actelion Ltd., the maker of the Tracleer lung treatment, led decliners.

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