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U.K. stocks climbed Wednesday, as the FTSE 100 Index /zigman2/quotes/210598409/delayed UK:UKX +0.27% closed up 0.30% at 7,005.39.

Among FTSE 100 constituents, pharmaceuticals company Hikma Pharmaceuticals PLC /zigman2/quotes/204872832/delayed UK:HIK +1.03% 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 +0.03% and industrial/office reits company SEGRO PLC /zigman2/quotes/205428601/delayed UK:SGRO -1.10% rose 6.94% and 5.99%, respectively.

British Land Co. PLC /zigman2/quotes/210491538/delayed UK:BLND -0.07% , a diversified reits company, and clothing business Burberry Group PLC /zigman2/quotes/205386705/delayed UK:BRBY +0.91% 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 +0.03% , 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 0.00% and full-line insurance company Aviva PLC /zigman2/quotes/210517151/delayed UK:AV +0.33% fell 5.61% and 4.87%, respectively.

Phoenix Group Holdings PLC /zigman2/quotes/200559235/delayed UK:PHNX +0.83% , a life insurance company, and aerospace products/parts business Rolls-Royce Holdings PLC /zigman2/quotes/203646520/delayed UK:RR -0.22% 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 -0.2977% 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 0.00% 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
7,486.67
+20.07 +0.27%
Volume: 445,496
Nov. 25, 2022 4:57p
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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/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/205428601/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
828.00 p
-9.20 -1.10%
Volume: 1.51M
Nov. 25, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
2.45
Dividend Yield
3.02%
Market Cap
£10.01 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/210491538/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
405.70 p
-0.30 -0.07%
Volume: 2.51M
Nov. 25, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
6.81
Dividend Yield
5.72%
Market Cap
£3.76 billion
Rev. per Employee
£513,482
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/zigman2/quotes/205386705/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
2,113.00 p
+19.00 +0.91%
Volume: 1.44M
Nov. 25, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
19.03
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
194.70 p
+0.05 +0.03%
Volume: 3.11M
Nov. 25, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
9.45%
Market Cap
£4.57 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/201125471/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
260.90 p
0.00 0.00%
Volume: 5.81M
Nov. 25, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
7.68
Dividend Yield
7.17%
Market Cap
£15.49 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/210517151/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
456.60 p
+1.50 +0.33%
Volume: 3.35M
Nov. 25, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
6.79%
Market Cap
£12.76 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/200559235/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
609.80 p
+5.00 +0.83%
Volume: 829,593
Nov. 25, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
8.13%
Market Cap
£6.09 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/203646520/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
90.85 p
-0.20 -0.22%
Volume: 15.69M
Nov. 25, 2022 4:35p
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
1.2058
-0.0036 -0.2977%
Volume: 0.0000
Nov. 28, 2022 12:22a
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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. 27, 2022 12:37p
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