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European stocks increased Thursday, as the Stoxx Europe 600 index /zigman2/quotes/210599654/delayed XX:SXXP -1.67% finished up 0.39% to 440.76.

The German DAX /zigman2/quotes/210597999/delayed DX:DAX -1.71% added 0.52% to 13,697.41, the French CAC 40 index /zigman2/quotes/210597958/delayed FR:PX1 -1.53% gained 0.45% to 6,557.40 and the FTSE 100 index /zigman2/quotes/210598409/delayed UK:UKX -1.77% rose 0.35% to 7,541.85.

Among Stoxx Europe 600 constituents, pharmaceuticals company Siegfried Holding AG /zigman2/quotes/205413733/delayed CH:SFZN +0.93% saw the largest increase Thursday, as shares surged 15.7%.

Shares of oil extraction firm Orron Energy AB /zigman2/quotes/205930854/delayed SE:ORRON +0.90% and drug retail company Zur Rose Group AG /zigman2/quotes/205626361/delayed CH:ROSE -11.48% added 12.8% and 8.4%, respectively.

Nibe Industrier AB Series B /zigman2/quotes/203227306/delayed SE:NIBE.B -2.37% , a building materials/products company, and oil extraction firm Aker BP ASA /zigman2/quotes/210393113/delayed NO:AKRBP -1.15% 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 -4.09% 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 -10.39% and clothing retail company Zalando SE /zigman2/quotes/203377673/delayed XE:ZAL -6.16% weakened 7.4% and 4.7%, respectively.

MorphoSys AG /zigman2/quotes/205694191/delayed XE:MOR -2.61% , a biotechnology company, and precision products business Indutrade AB /zigman2/quotes/202389775/delayed SE:INDT -3.67% 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 +1.7078% was down 0.68% against the dollar, and the euro /zigman2/quotes/210561242/realtime/sampled EURUSD +0.6779% 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 +3.19% fell 1.00 basis points to 2.311%, and the yield on the German 10-year bund /zigman2/quotes/211347112/realtime BX:TMBMKDE-10Y +2.67% 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
382.89
-6.52 -1.67%
Volume: 0.00
Sept. 29, 2022 5:50p
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DAX
DX : Xetra Indices
11,975.55
-207.73 -1.71%
Volume: 87,998
Sept. 29, 2022 6:30p
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FR : France: Euronext Paris
5,676.87
-88.14 -1.53%
Volume: 102,422
Sept. 29, 2022 6:05p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598409/delayed
UK : FTSE UK
6,881.59
-123.80 -1.77%
Volume: 1.03M
Sept. 29, 2022 4:58p
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/zigman2/quotes/205413733/delayed
CH : Switzerland: SWX
CHF 708.00
+6.50 +0.93%
Volume: 12,792
Sept. 29, 2022 5:30p
P/E Ratio
23.78
Dividend Yield
0.45%
Market Cap
CHF2.99 billion
Rev. per Employee
CHF336,068
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/zigman2/quotes/205930854/delayed
SE : Sweden: Stockholm
kr 19.07
+0.17 +0.90%
Volume: 9.51M
Sept. 29, 2022 5:29p
P/E Ratio
0.72
Dividend Yield
0.00%
Market Cap
kr5.37 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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CH : Switzerland: SWX
CHF 28.06
-3.64 -11.48%
Volume: 174,176
Sept. 29, 2022 5:30p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
CHF365.51 million
Rev. per Employee
CHF802,759
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/zigman2/quotes/203227306/delayed
SE : Sweden: Stockholm
kr 98.02
-2.38 -2.37%
Volume: 2.33M
Sept. 29, 2022 5:29p
P/E Ratio
53.92
Dividend Yield
0.51%
Market Cap
kr202.41 billion
Rev. per Employee
kr1.68M
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/zigman2/quotes/210393113/delayed
NO : Norway: Oslo
kr 309.30
-3.60 -1.15%
Volume: 1.13M
Sept. 29, 2022 4:27p
P/E Ratio
9.67
Dividend Yield
7.34%
Market Cap
kr197.76 billion
Rev. per Employee
kr38.50M
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/zigman2/quotes/200482992/delayed
DK : Denmark: OMX
kr. 1,150.00
-49.00 -4.09%
Volume: 74,868
Sept. 29, 2022 4:59p
P/E Ratio
12.16
Dividend Yield
3.04%
Market Cap
kr.25.49 billion
Rev. per Employee
kr.2.23M
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/zigman2/quotes/221121045/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
£ 36.47
-4.23 -10.39%
Volume: 12.32M
Sept. 29, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
£569.81 million
Rev. per Employee
£228,732
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/zigman2/quotes/203377673/delayed
XE : Germany: Xetra
19.42
-1.28 -6.16%
Volume: 2.41M
Sept. 29, 2022 6:30p
P/E Ratio
154.95
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
€5.45 billion
Rev. per Employee
€599,137
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/zigman2/quotes/205694191/delayed
XE : Germany: Xetra
21.65
-0.58 -2.61%
Volume: 373,110
Sept. 29, 2022 6:30p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
€758.95 million
Rev. per Employee
€266,525
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/zigman2/quotes/202389775/delayed
SE : Sweden: Stockholm
kr 176.05
-6.70 -3.67%
Volume: 359,050
Sept. 29, 2022 5:29p
P/E Ratio
26.90
Dividend Yield
1.31%
Market Cap
kr66.58 billion
Rev. per Employee
kr2.94M
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US : Tullett Prebon
1.1077
+0.0186 +1.7078%
Volume: 0.0000
Sept. 29, 2022 3:54p
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US : Tullett Prebon
0.9802
+0.0066 +0.6779%
Volume: 0.0000
Sept. 29, 2022 3:54p
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BX : Tullett Prebon
4.14
+0.13 +3.19%
Volume: 0.00
Sept. 29, 2022 5:02p
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BX : Tullett Prebon
2.18
+0.06 +2.67%
Volume: 0.00
Sept. 29, 2022 6:01p
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