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U.K. stocks fell Thursday, as the FTSE 100 Index /zigman2/quotes/210598409/delayed UK:UKX +0.27% finished down 0.55% at 7,465.91.

Of the FTSE 100 constituents, pharmaceuticals company GSK PLC /zigman2/quotes/200381158/delayed UK:GSK +0.90% saw the largest decline Thursday, as shares plunged 10.06%

Shares of technical services firm Spirax-Sarco Engineering PLC /zigman2/quotes/204599422/delayed UK:SPX +0.40% and pharmaceuticals company Hikma Pharmaceuticals PLC /zigman2/quotes/204872832/delayed UK:HIK +1.03% dropped 2.88% and 2.86%, respectively.

B&M European Value Retail S.A. /zigman2/quotes/208742159/delayed UK:BME -0.12% , a mixed retailing company, and diversified reits business Land Securities Group PLC /zigman2/quotes/207145631/delayed UK:LAND +0.03% rounded out the top five largest decreases as their stocks fell 2.85% and 2.23%, respectively.

Entain PLC /zigman2/quotes/207493593/delayed UK:ENT -0.14% , a gambling industries company, saw the largest increase among FTSE 100 constituents, as shares rallied 3.74% on Thursday.

Shares of non-alcoholic beverages/drinks firm Coca-Cola HBC AG /zigman2/quotes/200383650/delayed UK:CCH +0.29% and software company Aveva Group PLC /zigman2/quotes/202038414/delayed UK:AVV +0.25% rallied 3.33% and 3.24%, respectively.

Shell PLC /zigman2/quotes/206428183/delayed UK:SHEL +1.05% , a major oil & gas company, and major oil & gas firm BP PLC /zigman2/quotes/202286639/delayed UK:BP +0.99% rounded out the top five largest increases as their stocks rallied 3.00% and 2.69%, respectively.

The pound was up 0.08% against dollar /zigman2/quotes/210561263/realtime/sampled GBPUSD -0.0165% at $1.2229 and was down 0.25% against the euro at €1.1831.

Brent crude increased 1.2% to $98.59, and the yield on the 10-year gilt /zigman2/quotes/211347177/realtime BX:TMBMKGB-10Y 0.00% declined 5.334 basis points to 2.060%.

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
7,486.67
+20.07 +0.27%
Volume: 445,496
Nov. 25, 2022 4:57p
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/zigman2/quotes/200381158/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
£ 1,392.40
+12.40 +0.90%
Volume: 3.40M
Nov. 25, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
4.15
Dividend Yield
0.04%
Market Cap
£56.30 billion
Rev. per Employee
£378,097
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/zigman2/quotes/204599422/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
11,405.00 p
+45.00 +0.40%
Volume: 53,122
Nov. 25, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
37.79
Dividend Yield
1.23%
Market Cap
£8.41 billion
Rev. per Employee
£166,770
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/zigman2/quotes/204872832/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
1,523.00 p
+15.50 +1.03%
Volume: 296,888
Nov. 25, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
13.51
Dividend Yield
2.99%
Market Cap
£3.35 billion
Rev. per Employee
£220,343
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/zigman2/quotes/208742159/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
410.40 p
-0.50 -0.12%
Volume: 5.13M
Nov. 25, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
10.59
Dividend Yield
4.02%
Market Cap
£4.11 billion
Rev. per Employee
£123,078
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/zigman2/quotes/207145631/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
632.00 p
+0.20 +0.03%
Volume: 2.17M
Nov. 25, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
11.59
Dividend Yield
6.19%
Market Cap
£4.64 billion
Rev. per Employee
£1.44M
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/zigman2/quotes/207493593/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
£ 1,406.50
-2.00 -0.14%
Volume: 633,721
Nov. 25, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
41.19
Dividend Yield
0.0060%
Market Cap
£8.28 billion
Rev. per Employee
£162,710
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/zigman2/quotes/200383650/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
2,044.00 p
+6.00 +0.29%
Volume: 227,380
Nov. 25, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
18.86
Dividend Yield
2.99%
Market Cap
£7.49 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/202038414/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
3,191.00 p
+8.00 +0.25%
Volume: 914,570
Nov. 25, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
1.18%
Market Cap
£9.63 billion
Rev. per Employee
£194,051
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/zigman2/quotes/206428183/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
£ 2,367.00
+24.50 +1.05%
Volume: 5.17M
Nov. 25, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
5.28
Dividend Yield
0.03%
Market Cap
£165.24 billion
Rev. per Employee
£3.46M
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/zigman2/quotes/202286639/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
488.35 p
+4.80 +0.99%
Volume: 24.86M
Nov. 25, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
4.07%
Market Cap
£88.37 billion
Rev. per Employee
£2.66M
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/zigman2/quotes/210561263/realtime/sampled
US : Tullett Prebon
1.2091
-0.0002 -0.0165%
Volume: 0.0000
Nov. 25, 2022 4:59p
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/zigman2/quotes/211347177/realtime
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BX : Tullett Prebon
3.12
0.00 0.00%
Volume: 0.00
Nov. 25, 2022 5:01p
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