Oct. 5, 2022, 12:01 p.m. EDT

European stocks drop for first time in three days

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European stocks finished lower Wednesday, with the Stoxx Europe 600 index /zigman2/quotes/210599654/delayed XX:SXXP -0.41% falling 1.02% to 398.91.

The German DAX /zigman2/quotes/210597999/delayed DX:DAX -0.56% dropped 1.21% to 12,517.18, the French CAC 40 index /zigman2/quotes/210597958/delayed FR:PX1 -0.67% dropped 0.90% to 5,985.46 and the FTSE 100 index /zigman2/quotes/210598409/delayed UK:UKX +0.15% weakened 0.48% to 7,052.62.

Among Stoxx Europe 600 constituents, securities company Avanza Bank Holding AB /zigman2/quotes/208130840/delayed SE:AZA -2.15% saw the largest drop Wednesday, as shares tumbled 13.4%

Shares of real estate developers firm Fastighets AB Balder Series B /zigman2/quotes/207785487/delayed SE:BALD.B +1.60% and food retail company Ocado Group PLC /zigman2/quotes/207225647/delayed UK:OCDO -1.07% tumbled 10.3% and 10.0%, respectively.

Zur Rose Group AG /zigman2/quotes/205626361/delayed CH:ROSE +1.95% , a drug retail company, and real estate developers firm Castellum AB /zigman2/quotes/206956510/delayed SE:CAST +1.51% rounded out the top five largest decreases as their stocks declined 9.9% and 9.2%, respectively.

International Distribution Services PLC /zigman2/quotes/204213037/delayed UK:IDS -4.01% , an air freight company, saw the largest increase of the Stoxx Europe 600 constituents, as shares gained 5.7% on Wednesday.

Shares of internet/online firm Sinch AB /zigman2/quotes/209396839/delayed SE:SINCH +5.29% and biotechnology company arGEN-X SE /zigman2/quotes/209977721/delayed BE:ARGX -2.41% added 3.8% and 3.1%, respectively.

Infineon Technologies AG /zigman2/quotes/203152288/delayed XE:IFX -0.12% , a semiconductors company, and major oil & gas business Repsol S.A. /zigman2/quotes/202941606/delayed ES:REP -0.03% rounded out the top five largest increases as their stocks added 3.1% and 2.6%, respectively.

The pound /zigman2/quotes/210561263/realtime/sampled GBPUSD -0.0328% was down 1.77% against the dollar, and the euro /zigman2/quotes/210561242/realtime/sampled EURUSD -0.0095% was down 1.25%. Brent crude gained 1.85% to $93.50.

The yield on the 10-year gilt /zigman2/quotes/211347177/realtime BX:TMBMKGB-10Y -1.59% declined 4.30 basis points to 4.033%, and the yield on the German 10-year bund /zigman2/quotes/211347112/realtime BX:TMBMKDE-10Y +1.52% declined 0.085 basis points to 2.03%.

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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XX : STOXX
441.47
-1.82 -0.41%
Volume: 0.00
Dec. 5, 2022 5:50p
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DAX
DX : Xetra Indices
14,447.61
-81.78 -0.56%
Volume: 50,074
Dec. 5, 2022 6:30p
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FR : France: Euronext Paris
6,696.96
-45.29 -0.67%
Volume: 64,996
Dec. 5, 2022 6:05p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598409/delayed
UK : FTSE UK
7,567.54
+11.31 +0.15%
Volume: 450,476
Dec. 5, 2022 4:51p
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/zigman2/quotes/208130840/delayed
SE : Sweden: Stockholm
kr 214.30
-4.70 -2.15%
Volume: 829,347
Dec. 5, 2022 5:29p
P/E Ratio
20.36
Dividend Yield
4.29%
Market Cap
kr34.30 billion
Rev. per Employee
kr5.69M
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SE : Sweden: Stockholm
kr 48.96
+0.77 +1.60%
Volume: 2.34M
Dec. 5, 2022 5:29p
P/E Ratio
3.28
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
kr53.92 billion
Rev. per Employee
kr9.77M
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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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CH : Switzerland: SWX
CHF 31.38
+0.60 +1.95%
Volume: 237,207
Dec. 5, 2022 5:30p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
CHF385.68 million
Rev. per Employee
CHF802,759
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/zigman2/quotes/206956510/delayed
SE : Sweden: Stockholm
kr 134.15
+2.00 +1.51%
Volume: 1.33M
Dec. 5, 2022 5:29p
P/E Ratio
3.84
Dividend Yield
0.00%
Market Cap
kr43.40 billion
Rev. per Employee
kr20.27M
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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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SE : Sweden: Stockholm
kr 37.00
+1.86 +5.29%
Volume: 10.67M
Dec. 5, 2022 5:29p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
kr29.47 billion
Rev. per Employee
kr6.25M
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/zigman2/quotes/209977721/delayed
BE : Belgium: Euronext Brussels
375.80
-9.30 -2.41%
Volume: 51,343
Dec. 5, 2022 5:37p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
€21.31 billion
Rev. per Employee
€174,515
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/zigman2/quotes/203152288/delayed
XE : Germany: Xetra
32.06
-0.04 -0.12%
Volume: 2.95M
Dec. 5, 2022 6:30p
P/E Ratio
19.44
Dividend Yield
1.00%
Market Cap
€41.77 billion
Rev. per Employee
€253,016
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/zigman2/quotes/202941606/delayed
ES : Spain: Madrid
14.62
-0.0050 -0.03%
Volume: 3.67M
Dec. 5, 2022 5:38p
P/E Ratio
5.58
Dividend Yield
1.83%
Market Cap
€19.04 billion
Rev. per Employee
€3.13M
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US : Tullett Prebon
1.2188
-0.0004 -0.0328%
Volume: 0.0000
Dec. 5, 2022 5:01p
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US : Tullett Prebon
1.0492
-0.0001 -0.0095%
Volume: 0.0000
Dec. 5, 2022 5:01p
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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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Dec. 5, 2022 6:01p
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