BERLIN/FRANKFURT, Nov 16 (Reuters) - The following are some of the factors that may move German stocks on Thursday:
The sportswear giant led the pack as four companies won a global award on Wednesday for shining a light on their own supply chains to eradicate modern slavery from their operations.
European monthly car sales figures for October due from ACEA at 0700 GMT.
The lender’s U.S. securities division has hired a veteran of the exchange-traded fund (ETF) business to manage sales in the growing sector, according to a person familiar with the matter on Wednesday.
The telecoms company is open to merging its T-Mobile Nederland division with the local business of Sweden’s Tele2 , or floating the Dutch mobile operator on the stock market, CEO Tim Hoettges said on Wednesday.
The engineering group will inform staff about planned cutbacks at its power unit.
The commercial real estate group posted higher nine-month profit and sales and kept its 2017 financial targets.
The chipmaker is poised for stronger growth in 2018 but its chief executive said it was too early to forecast how its main customer - widely known to be Apple - will contribute to results.
The maker of lenses and optical sensors won a new traffic safety order from Kuwait valued in the low single-digit million-euro range.
Q3 results due.
Dow Jones -0.6 pct, S&P 500 -0.6 pct, Nasdaq -0.5 pct at close.
Nikkei +1.5 pct, Shanghai stocks +0.1 pct.
Time: 6.11 GMT.
German October wholesale prices due at 0600 GMT.
REUTERS TOP NEWS (Reporting by Andreas Cremer and Ludwig Burger)