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Shell and BP carry FTSE 100 higher as Deliveroo slumps

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By Steve Goldstein

The top U.K. stock market index enjoyed a solid advance on Monday, buoyed by the energy sector.

The FTSE 100 /zigman2/quotes/210598409/delayed UK:UKX +0.83% rose 1% to 7,194.65, boosted as Royal Dutch Shell /zigman2/quotes/204253697/delayed UK:RDSB +2.38% and BP /zigman2/quotes/202286639/delayed UK:BP +2.75% each got a lift from strength in crude-oil prices /zigman2/quotes/211629951/delayed CL.1 +0.59% .

The London Stock Exchange /zigman2/quotes/206625606/delayed UK:LSEG +0.65% rose after agreeing to pay as much as £274 million for Quantile Group, a provider of services for hedge funds and banks trading over-the-counter derivatives.

Deliveroo /zigman2/quotes/225812915/delayed UK:ROO -1.29% shares slumped 8%, hurt by fears over the European Commission’s impending gig worker rules that could come as early as Wednesday. Just Eat Takeaway.com /zigman2/quotes/216303066/delayed UK:JET -4.39% also dropped.

/zigman2/quotes/210598409/delayed
UK : FTSE UK
7,357.81
+60.66 +0.83%
Volume: 355,832
Jan. 25, 2022 2:32p
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/zigman2/quotes/204253697/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
£ 1,789.40
+41.60 +2.38%
Volume: 5.27M
Jan. 25, 2022 2:32p
P/E Ratio
44.23
Dividend Yield
0.04%
Market Cap
£133.47 billion
Rev. per Employee
£1.88M
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/zigman2/quotes/202286639/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
374.10 p
+10.00 +2.75%
Volume: 25.56M
Jan. 25, 2022 2:32p
P/E Ratio
15.97
Dividend Yield
3.08%
Market Cap
£71.38 billion
Rev. per Employee
£1.75M
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/zigman2/quotes/211629951/delayed
US : U.S.: Nymex
$ 83.80
+0.49 +0.59%
Volume: 173,124
Jan. 25, 2022 9:37a
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/zigman2/quotes/206625606/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
7,410.00 p
+48.00 +0.65%
Volume: 312,019
Jan. 25, 2022 2:32p
P/E Ratio
70.77
Dividend Yield
1.04%
Market Cap
£37.51 billion
Rev. per Employee
£778,178
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/zigman2/quotes/225812915/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
£ 153.00
-2.00 -1.29%
Volume: 1.26M
Jan. 25, 2022 2:32p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
£2.90 billion
Rev. per Employee
£578,058
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/zigman2/quotes/216303066/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
3,433.50 p
-157.50 -4.39%
Volume: 121,083
Jan. 25, 2022 2:32p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
£7.64 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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