Michelin shares fall after tire maker sees lower 2020 operating income

PARIS (Reuters) – Shares in French tire maker Michelin <MICP.PA> fell on Tuesday after the company forecast a slightly lower operating income for and flagged uncertainty to its business from the crisis in China.

Michelin shares were down 1.2% in early session trading, the worst-performing stock on France’s benchmark CAC-40 index <.FCHI>.

(Reporting by Sudip Kar-Gupta, editing by Louise Heavens)