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U.K. stocks decreased Wednesday, as the FTSE 100 Index /zigman2/quotes/210598409/delayed UK:UKX +0.15% closed down 0.48% at 7,052.62.

Among FTSE 100 constituents, food retail company Ocado Group PLC /zigman2/quotes/207225647/delayed UK:OCDO -1.07% saw the largest decline Wednesday, as shares tumbled 10.04%

Shares of clothing retail firm Next PLC /zigman2/quotes/200704121/delayed UK:NXT +0.34% and broadcasting company ITV PLC /zigman2/quotes/205378065/delayed UK:ITV +1.08% declined 5.33% and 4.96%, respectively.

St. James's Place PLC /zigman2/quotes/200849568/delayed UK:STJ -1.43% , an investment advisors company, and food retail firm J Sainsbury PLC /zigman2/quotes/206038250/delayed UK:SBRY +0.67% rounded out the top five largest decreases as their stocks fell 4.85% and 4.65%, respectively.

International Distribution Services PLC /zigman2/quotes/204213037/delayed UK:IDS -4.01% , an air freight company, saw the largest increase of the FTSE 100 constituents, as shares rose 5.67% on Wednesday.

Shares of major oil & gas firm Shell PLC /zigman2/quotes/206428183/delayed UK:SHEL +0.42% and internet/online company Auto Trader Group PLC /zigman2/quotes/208097104/delayed UK:AUTO +0.83% rallied 1.73% and 1.61%, respectively.

BP PLC /zigman2/quotes/202286639/delayed UK:BP +0.54% , a major oil & gas company, and securities business London Stock Exchange Group PLC /zigman2/quotes/206625606/delayed UK:LSEG -3.53% rounded out the top five largest increases as their stocks rallied 1.25% and 0.93%, respectively.

The pound was down 1.78% against dollar /zigman2/quotes/210561263/realtime/sampled GBPUSD -0.8541% at $1.1271 and 0.57% against the euro at €1.1427.

Brent crude climbed 1.9% to $93.51, and the yield on the 10-year gilt /zigman2/quotes/211347177/realtime BX:TMBMKGB-10Y -1.59% declined 4.270 basis points to 4.032%.

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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UK : FTSE UK
7,567.54
+11.31 +0.15%
Volume: 450,476
Dec. 5, 2022 4:51p
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/zigman2/quotes/207225647/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
663.20 p
-7.20 -1.07%
Volume: 994,982
Dec. 5, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
£5.47 billion
Rev. per Employee
£126,159
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/zigman2/quotes/200704121/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
5,854.00 p
+20.00 +0.34%
Volume: 153,105
Dec. 5, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
10.44
Dividend Yield
3.30%
Market Cap
£7.25 billion
Rev. per Employee
£109,488
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/zigman2/quotes/205378065/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
76.88 p
+0.82 +1.08%
Volume: 6.60M
Dec. 5, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
6.58
Dividend Yield
6.50%
Market Cap
£3.04 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/200849568/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
1,168.00 p
-17.00 -1.43%
Volume: 541,302
Dec. 5, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
17.20
Dividend Yield
4.79%
Market Cap
£6.43 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/206038250/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
225.40 p
+1.50 +0.67%
Volume: 3.52M
Dec. 5, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
9.25
Dividend Yield
6.12%
Market Cap
£5.21 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/204213037/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
£ 225.10
-9.40 -4.01%
Volume: 2.37M
Dec. 5, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
8.81
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
£2.24 billion
Rev. per Employee
£69,690
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/zigman2/quotes/206428183/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
£ 2,375.50
+10.00 +0.42%
Volume: 15.86M
Dec. 5, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
5.30
Dividend Yield
0.03%
Market Cap
£166.55 billion
Rev. per Employee
£3.46M
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/zigman2/quotes/208097104/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
580.00 p
+4.80 +0.83%
Volume: 2.05M
Dec. 5, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
23.09
Dividend Yield
1.43%
Market Cap
£5.36 billion
Rev. per Employee
£486,562
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/zigman2/quotes/202286639/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
483.50 p
+2.60 +0.54%
Volume: 25.85M
Dec. 5, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
4.04%
Market Cap
£86.93 billion
Rev. per Employee
£2.66M
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/zigman2/quotes/206625606/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
7,980.00 p
-292.00 -3.53%
Volume: 570,127
Dec. 5, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
46.92
Dividend Yield
1.27%
Market Cap
£41.95 billion
Rev. per Employee
£316,495
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/zigman2/quotes/210561263/realtime/sampled
US : Tullett Prebon
1.2189
-0.0105 -0.8541%
Volume: 0.0000
Dec. 5, 2022 4:30p
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/zigman2/quotes/211347177/realtime
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BX : Tullett Prebon
3.10
-0.05 -1.59%
Volume: 0.00
Dec. 5, 2022 5:00p
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