(Adds analyst, detail, background, updates shares) By Niklas Pollard STOCKHOLM, July 27 (Reuters) - Scania , Europe's fourth-biggest truck maker, posted second-quarter earnings below expectations on Wednesday, but a rise in its European orders eased fears of a slowdown and underpinned its shares. Quarterly pretax earnings rose to 1.74 billion Swedish crowns ($222.7 million) versus a year-ago 1.47 billion and a forecast of 1.81 billion on average in a Reuters poll of 14 analysts. ...
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