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European stocks increased Thursday, as the Stoxx Europe 600 index /zigman2/quotes/210599654/delayed XX:SXXP +3.12% finished up 0.39% to 440.76.

The German DAX /zigman2/quotes/210597999/delayed DX:DAX +3.78% added 0.52% to 13,697.41, the French CAC 40 index /zigman2/quotes/210597958/delayed FR:PX1 +4.24% gained 0.45% to 6,557.40 and the FTSE 100 index /zigman2/quotes/210598409/delayed UK:UKX +2.57% rose 0.35% to 7,541.85.

Among Stoxx Europe 600 constituents, pharmaceuticals company Siegfried Holding AG /zigman2/quotes/205413733/delayed CH:SFZN -5.59% saw the largest increase Thursday, as shares surged 15.7%.

Shares of oil extraction firm Orron Energy AB /zigman2/quotes/205930854/delayed SE:ORRON +5.26% and drug retail company Zur Rose Group AG /zigman2/quotes/205626361/delayed CH:ROSE +7.23% added 12.8% and 8.4%, respectively.

Nibe Industrier AB Series B /zigman2/quotes/203227306/delayed SE:NIBE.B +4.53% , a building materials/products company, and oil extraction firm Aker BP ASA /zigman2/quotes/210393113/delayed NO:AKRBP +1.07% rounded out the top five largest increases as their stocks gained 7.5% and 6.1%, respectively.

Shares of building materials/products company Rockwool A/S Series B /zigman2/quotes/200482992/delayed DK:ROCK.B +3.91% saw the largest drop of the Stoxx Europe 600 constituents, as shares fell 8.3% on Thursday.

Shares of mixed retailing firm THG PLC /zigman2/quotes/221121045/delayed UK:THG +8.59% and clothing retail company Zalando SE /zigman2/quotes/203377673/delayed XE:ZAL +8.28% weakened 7.4% and 4.7%, respectively.

MorphoSys AG /zigman2/quotes/205694191/delayed XE:MOR +1.20% , a biotechnology company, and precision products business Indutrade AB /zigman2/quotes/202389775/delayed SE:INDT +5.01% rounded out the top five largest decreases as their stocks declined 4.5% and 4.4%, respectively.

The pound /zigman2/quotes/210561263/realtime/sampled GBPUSD +1.3778% was down 0.68% against the dollar, and the euro /zigman2/quotes/210561242/realtime/sampled EURUSD +1.7202% was down 0.66%. Brent crude added 2.34% to $95.84.

The yield on the 10-year gilt /zigman2/quotes/211347177/realtime BX:TMBMKGB-10Y -2.34% fell 1.00 basis points to 2.311%, and the yield on the German 10-year bund /zigman2/quotes/211347112/realtime BX:TMBMKDE-10Y -2.13% declined 0.013 basis points to 1.10%.

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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XX : STOXX
403.03
+12.20 +3.12%
Volume: 0.00
Oct. 4, 2022 5:50p
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DAX
DX : Xetra Indices
12,670.48
+461.00 +3.78%
Volume: 80,240
Oct. 4, 2022 6:30p
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FR : France: Euronext Paris
6,039.69
+245.54 +4.24%
Volume: 95,391
Oct. 4, 2022 6:05p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598409/delayed
UK : FTSE UK
7,086.46
+177.70 +2.57%
Volume: 914,717
Oct. 4, 2022 4:59p
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/zigman2/quotes/205413733/delayed
CH : Switzerland: SWX
CHF 684.50
-40.50 -5.59%
Volume: 20,323
Oct. 4, 2022 5:30p
P/E Ratio
23.00
Dividend Yield
0.47%
Market Cap
CHF3.09 billion
Rev. per Employee
CHF336,068
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SE : Sweden: Stockholm
kr 23.61
+1.18 +5.26%
Volume: 15.24M
Oct. 4, 2022 5:29p
P/E Ratio
0.89
Dividend Yield
0.00%
Market Cap
kr6.38 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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CH : Switzerland: SWX
CHF 31.44
+2.12 +7.23%
Volume: 128,894
Oct. 4, 2022 5:30p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
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Rev. per Employee
CHF802,759
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SE : Sweden: Stockholm
kr 106.05
+4.60 +4.53%
Volume: 2.19M
Oct. 4, 2022 5:29p
P/E Ratio
58.34
Dividend Yield
0.47%
Market Cap
kr204.53 billion
Rev. per Employee
kr1.68M
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NO : Norway: Oslo
kr 331.10
+3.50 +1.07%
Volume: 1.07M
Oct. 4, 2022 4:28p
P/E Ratio
10.35
Dividend Yield
6.79%
Market Cap
kr207.05 billion
Rev. per Employee
kr38.50M
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DK : Denmark: OMX
kr. 1,289.50
+48.50 +3.91%
Volume: 94,748
Oct. 4, 2022 4:59p
P/E Ratio
13.63
Dividend Yield
2.71%
Market Cap
kr.26.10 billion
Rev. per Employee
kr.2.23M
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/zigman2/quotes/221121045/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
£ 39.71
+3.14 +8.59%
Volume: 7.64M
Oct. 4, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
£518.96 million
Rev. per Employee
£228,732
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/zigman2/quotes/203377673/delayed
XE : Germany: Xetra
22.09
+1.69 +8.28%
Volume: 1.35M
Oct. 4, 2022 6:30p
P/E Ratio
176.30
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
€5.33 billion
Rev. per Employee
€599,137
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XE : Germany: Xetra
21.06
+0.25 +1.20%
Volume: 199,476
Oct. 4, 2022 6:30p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
€701.94 million
Rev. per Employee
€266,525
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SE : Sweden: Stockholm
kr 192.90
+9.20 +5.01%
Volume: 302,641
Oct. 4, 2022 5:29p
P/E Ratio
29.48
Dividend Yield
1.19%
Market Cap
kr66.93 billion
Rev. per Employee
kr2.94M
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US : Tullett Prebon
1.1478
+0.0156 +1.3778%
Volume: 0.0000
Oct. 4, 2022 3:51p
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US : Tullett Prebon
0.9994
+0.0169 +1.7202%
Volume: 0.0000
Oct. 4, 2022 3:51p
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BX : Tullett Prebon
3.87
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Volume: 0.00
Oct. 4, 2022 5:01p
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1.87
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Oct. 4, 2022 6:00p
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