Aug. 10, 2022, 12:01 p.m. EDT

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European stocks increased Wednesday, as the Stoxx Europe 600 index /zigman2/quotes/210599654/delayed XX:SXXP +0.19% finished up 0.89% to 439.88.

The German DAX /zigman2/quotes/210597999/delayed DX:DAX +0.19% increased 1.23% to 13,700.93, the French CAC 40 index /zigman2/quotes/210597958/delayed FR:PX1 +0.06% rose 0.52% to 6,523.44 and the FTSE 100 index /zigman2/quotes/210598409/delayed UK:UKX +0.24% increased 0.25% to 7,507.11.

Of the Stoxx Europe 600 constituents, non-life insurance company Admiral Group PLC /zigman2/quotes/201079056/delayed UK:ADM -2.38% saw the largest increase Wednesday, as shares surged 12.6%.

Shares of full-line insurance firm Aviva PLC /zigman2/quotes/210517151/delayed UK:AV -4.92% and tourism company Carnival PLC /zigman2/quotes/210414141/delayed UK:CCL +1.94% jumped 12.2% and 11.6%, respectively.

Wienerberger AG /zigman2/quotes/208639498/delayed AT:WIE -2.30% , a building materials/products company, and industrial electronics business Vestas Wind Systems A/S /zigman2/quotes/205019303/delayed DK:VWS -1.28% rounded out the top five largest increases as their stocks added 11.1% and 8.8%, respectively.

Shares of biotechnology company Evotec SE /zigman2/quotes/200798424/delayed XE:EVT +1.40% saw the largest decline among Stoxx Europe 600 constituents, as shares declined 8.3% on Wednesday.

Shares of pharmaceuticals firm Sanofi S.A. /zigman2/quotes/206928357/delayed FR:SAN +1.64% and medical equipment/supplies company Alcon Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200697713/delayed CH:ALC -1.16% fell 8.2% and 6.4%, respectively.

GSK PLC /zigman2/quotes/200381158/delayed UK:GSK +1.78% , a pharmaceuticals company, and multiutilities business Centrica PLC /zigman2/quotes/205228367/delayed UK:CNA +2.98% rounded out the top five largest decreases as their stocks declined 5.5% and 5.5%, respectively.

The pound /zigman2/quotes/210561263/realtime/sampled GBPUSD +0.1677% was up 1.39% against the dollar, and the euro /zigman2/quotes/210561242/realtime/sampled EURUSD +0.3960% was up 1.18%. Brent crude fell 0.45% to $95.88.

The yield on the 10-year gilt /zigman2/quotes/211347177/realtime BX:TMBMKGB-10Y -11.75% increased 0.99 basis points to 1.955%, and the yield on the German 10-year bund /zigman2/quotes/211347112/realtime BX:TMBMKDE-10Y -3.48% rose 0.035 basis points to 0.89%.

Editor's Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights, an automation technology provider, using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.

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388.96
+0.72 +0.19%
Volume: 0.00
Sept. 28, 2022 5:01p
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DAX
DX : Xetra Indices
12,163.31
+23.63 +0.19%
Volume: 71,395
Sept. 28, 2022 5:01p
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FR : France: Euronext Paris
5,757.31
+3.49 +0.06%
Volume: 71,478
Sept. 28, 2022 5:01p
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UK : FTSE UK
7,001.58
+16.99 +0.24%
Volume: 973,116
Sept. 28, 2022 4:01p
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/zigman2/quotes/201079056/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
1,929.50 p
-47.00 -2.38%
Volume: 613,399
Sept. 28, 2022 4:01p
P/E Ratio
14.82
Dividend Yield
7.63%
Market Cap
£5.93 billion
Rev. per Employee
£130,334
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UK : U.K.: London
388.80 p
-20.10 -4.92%
Volume: 17.26M
Sept. 28, 2022 4:01p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
7.62%
Market Cap
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Rev. per Employee
N/A
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UK : U.K.: London
755.20 p
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N/A
Dividend Yield
0.00%
Market Cap
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Rev. per Employee
N/A
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AT : Austria: Vienna
20.42
-0.48 -2.30%
Volume: 268,874
Sept. 28, 2022 4:56p
P/E Ratio
4.45
Dividend Yield
3.67%
Market Cap
€2.27 billion
Rev. per Employee
€280,821
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DK : Denmark: OMX
kr. 147.08
-1.90 -1.28%
Volume: 3.11M
Sept. 28, 2022 4:59p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
0.25%
Market Cap
kr.150.31 billion
Rev. per Employee
kr.4.01M
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XE : Germany: Xetra
17.72
+0.25 +1.40%
Volume: 249,794
Sept. 28, 2022 5:01p
P/E Ratio
272.54
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
€3.09 billion
Rev. per Employee
€162,841
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/zigman2/quotes/206928357/delayed
FR : France: Euronext Paris
78.72
+1.27 +1.64%
Volume: 1.39M
Sept. 28, 2022 5:01p
P/E Ratio
14.93
Dividend Yield
4.23%
Market Cap
€97.53 billion
Rev. per Employee
€421,366
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/zigman2/quotes/200697713/delayed
CH : Switzerland: SWX
CHF 56.34
-0.66 -1.16%
Volume: 683,620
Sept. 28, 2022 5:01p
P/E Ratio
65.04
Dividend Yield
0.35%
Market Cap
CHF28.48 billion
Rev. per Employee
CHF331,029
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/zigman2/quotes/200381158/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
£ 1,340.00
+23.40 +1.78%
Volume: 4.17M
Sept. 28, 2022 4:01p
P/E Ratio
11.93
Dividend Yield
0.05%
Market Cap
£53.24 billion
Rev. per Employee
£391,949
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/zigman2/quotes/205228367/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
76.08 p
+2.20 +2.98%
Volume: 13.30M
Sept. 28, 2022 4:01p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
1.31%
Market Cap
£4.32 billion
Rev. per Employee
£843,610
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US : Tullett Prebon
1.0752
+0.0018 +0.1677%
Volume: 0.0000
Sept. 28, 2022 11:16a
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0.9634
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Volume: 0.0000
Sept. 28, 2022 11:16a
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BX : Tullett Prebon
3.98
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Volume: 0.00
Sept. 28, 2022 4:16p
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