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U.K. stocks climbed Wednesday, as the FTSE 100 Index /zigman2/quotes/210598409/delayed UK:UKX -0.64% closed up 0.30% at 7,005.39.

Among FTSE 100 constituents, pharmaceuticals company Hikma Pharmaceuticals PLC /zigman2/quotes/204872832/delayed UK:HIK -1.28% saw the largest increase Wednesday, as shares surged 12.05%.

Shares of diversified reits firm Land Securities Group PLC /zigman2/quotes/207145631/delayed UK:LAND -0.32% and industrial/office reits company SEGRO PLC /zigman2/quotes/205428601/delayed UK:SGRO -0.70% rose 6.94% and 5.99%, respectively.

British Land Co. PLC /zigman2/quotes/210491538/delayed UK:BLND +0.35% , a diversified reits company, and clothing business Burberry Group PLC /zigman2/quotes/205386705/delayed UK:BRBY -0.28% rounded out the top five largest increases as their stocks rallied 5.74% and 5.46%, respectively.

M&G PLC /zigman2/quotes/214468176/delayed UK:MNG -0.51% , an investment advisors company, saw the largest drop among FTSE 100 constituents, as shares dropped 6.20% on Wednesday.

Shares of investment advisors firm Legal & General Group PLC /zigman2/quotes/201125471/delayed UK:LGEN -0.65% and full-line insurance company Aviva PLC /zigman2/quotes/210517151/delayed UK:AV -0.48% fell 5.61% and 4.87%, respectively.

Phoenix Group Holdings PLC /zigman2/quotes/200559235/delayed UK:PHNX -0.75% , a life insurance company, and aerospace products/parts business Rolls-Royce Holdings PLC /zigman2/quotes/203646520/delayed UK:RR -0.12% rounded out the top five largest decreases as their stocks fell 4.58% and 3.65%, respectively.

The pound was up 0.98% against dollar /zigman2/quotes/210561263/realtime/sampled GBPUSD +0.0661% at $1.0839 and was flat against the euro at €1.1188.

Brent crude increased 2.7% to $87.20, and the yield on the 10-year gilt /zigman2/quotes/211347177/realtime BX:TMBMKGB-10Y -1.01% rose 11.291 basis points to 4.005%.

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.

/zigman2/quotes/210598409/delayed
UK : FTSE UK
7,438.48
-48.19 -0.64%
Volume: 58,417
Nov. 28, 2022 9:24a
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/zigman2/quotes/204872832/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
1,503.50 p
-19.50 -1.28%
Volume: 22,327
Nov. 28, 2022 9:23a
P/E Ratio
13.34
Dividend Yield
3.02%
Market Cap
£3.35 billion
Rev. per Employee
£220,343
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/zigman2/quotes/207145631/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
630.00 p
-2.00 -0.32%
Volume: 82,386
Nov. 28, 2022 9:23a
P/E Ratio
11.55
Dividend Yield
6.21%
Market Cap
£4.64 billion
Rev. per Employee
£1.44M
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/zigman2/quotes/205428601/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
822.20 p
-5.80 -0.70%
Volume: 147,470
Nov. 28, 2022 9:22a
P/E Ratio
2.43
Dividend Yield
3.04%
Market Cap
£10.01 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/210491538/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
407.10 p
+1.40 +0.35%
Volume: 143,799
Nov. 28, 2022 9:24a
P/E Ratio
6.84
Dividend Yield
5.70%
Market Cap
£3.76 billion
Rev. per Employee
£513,482
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/zigman2/quotes/205386705/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
2,107.00 p
-6.00 -0.28%
Volume: 98,615
Nov. 28, 2022 9:23a
P/E Ratio
18.98
Dividend Yield
2.46%
Market Cap
£8.15 billion
Rev. per Employee
£307,974
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/zigman2/quotes/214468176/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
193.70 p
-1.00 -0.51%
Volume: 364,215
Nov. 28, 2022 9:21a
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
9.50%
Market Cap
£4.57 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/201125471/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
259.20 p
-1.70 -0.65%
Volume: 729,404
Nov. 28, 2022 9:24a
P/E Ratio
7.63
Dividend Yield
7.22%
Market Cap
£15.49 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/210517151/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
454.40 p
-2.20 -0.48%
Volume: 324,845
Nov. 28, 2022 9:22a
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
6.82%
Market Cap
£12.76 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/200559235/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
605.20 p
-4.60 -0.75%
Volume: 133,112
Nov. 28, 2022 9:23a
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
8.20%
Market Cap
£6.09 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/203646520/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
90.74 p
-0.11 -0.12%
Volume: 3.60M
Nov. 28, 2022 9:24a
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
£7.60 billion
Rev. per Employee
£264,977
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/zigman2/quotes/210561263/realtime/sampled
US : Tullett Prebon
1.2102
+0.0008 +0.0661%
Volume: 0.0000
Nov. 28, 2022 4:39a
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/zigman2/quotes/211347177/realtime
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BX : Tullett Prebon
3.09
-0.03 -1.01%
Volume: 0.00
Nov. 28, 2022 9:39a
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