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Aug. 18, 2022, 12:01 p.m. EDT

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European stocks increased Thursday, as the Stoxx Europe 600 index /zigman2/quotes/210599654/delayed XX:SXXP -0.64% finished up 0.39% to 440.76.

The German DAX /zigman2/quotes/210597999/delayed DX:DAX -0.37% added 0.52% to 13,697.41, the French CAC 40 index /zigman2/quotes/210597958/delayed FR:PX1 -0.82% gained 0.45% to 6,557.40 and the FTSE 100 index /zigman2/quotes/210598409/delayed UK:UKX -0.78% rose 0.35% to 7,541.85.

Among Stoxx Europe 600 constituents, pharmaceuticals company Siegfried Holding AG /zigman2/quotes/205413733/delayed CH:SFZN -2.51% saw the largest increase Thursday, as shares surged 15.7%.

Shares of oil extraction firm Orron Energy AB /zigman2/quotes/205930854/delayed SE:ORRON +12.30% and drug retail company Zur Rose Group AG /zigman2/quotes/205626361/delayed CH:ROSE -1.06% added 12.8% and 8.4%, respectively.

Nibe Industrier AB Series B /zigman2/quotes/203227306/delayed SE:NIBE.B -1.66% , a building materials/products company, and oil extraction firm Aker BP ASA /zigman2/quotes/210393113/delayed NO:AKRBP +1.88% rounded out the top five largest increases as their stocks gained 7.5% and 6.1%, respectively.

Shares of building materials/products company Rockwool A/S Series B /zigman2/quotes/200482992/delayed DK:ROCK.B +3.03% saw the largest drop of the Stoxx Europe 600 constituents, as shares fell 8.3% on Thursday.

Shares of mixed retailing firm THG PLC /zigman2/quotes/221121045/delayed UK:THG +2.29% and clothing retail company Zalando SE /zigman2/quotes/203377673/delayed XE:ZAL +3.20% weakened 7.4% and 4.7%, respectively.

MorphoSys AG /zigman2/quotes/205694191/delayed XE:MOR -1.60% , a biotechnology company, and precision products business Indutrade AB /zigman2/quotes/202389775/delayed SE:INDT -0.82% rounded out the top five largest decreases as their stocks declined 4.5% and 4.4%, respectively.

The pound /zigman2/quotes/210561263/realtime/sampled GBPUSD +0.0269% was down 0.68% against the dollar, and the euro /zigman2/quotes/210561242/realtime/sampled EURUSD +0.0613% was down 0.66%. Brent crude added 2.34% to $95.84.

The yield on the 10-year gilt /zigman2/quotes/211347177/realtime BX:TMBMKGB-10Y +3.35% fell 1.00 basis points to 2.311%, and the yield on the German 10-year bund /zigman2/quotes/211347112/realtime BX:TMBMKDE-10Y +2.85% declined 0.013 basis points to 1.10%.

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
396.35
-2.56 -0.64%
Volume: 0.00
Oct. 6, 2022 11:03p
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DAX
DX : Xetra Indices
12,470.78
-46.40 -0.37%
Volume: 53,529
Oct. 6, 2022 6:30p
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/zigman2/quotes/210597958/delayed
FR : France: Euronext Paris
5,936.42
-49.04 -0.82%
Volume: 63,735
Oct. 6, 2022 6:05p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598409/delayed
UK : FTSE UK
6,997.27
-55.35 -0.78%
Volume: 742,493
Oct. 6, 2022 4:47p
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/zigman2/quotes/205413733/delayed
CH : Switzerland: SWX
CHF 659.00
-17.00 -2.51%
Volume: 11,702
Oct. 6, 2022 5:31p
P/E Ratio
22.14
Dividend Yield
0.49%
Market Cap
CHF2.88 billion
Rev. per Employee
CHF336,068
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/zigman2/quotes/205930854/delayed
SE : Sweden: Stockholm
kr 26.47
+2.90 +12.30%
Volume: 15.01M
Oct. 6, 2022 5:29p
P/E Ratio
1.00
Dividend Yield
0.00%
Market Cap
kr6.70 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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CH : Switzerland: SWX
CHF 28.04
-0.30 -1.06%
Volume: 168,243
Oct. 6, 2022 5:31p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
CHF355.11 million
Rev. per Employee
CHF802,759
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/zigman2/quotes/203227306/delayed
SE : Sweden: Stockholm
kr 103.45
-1.75 -1.66%
Volume: 1.76M
Oct. 6, 2022 5:29p
P/E Ratio
56.91
Dividend Yield
0.48%
Market Cap
kr212.09 billion
Rev. per Employee
kr1.68M
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/zigman2/quotes/210393113/delayed
NO : Norway: Oslo
kr 336.70
+6.20 +1.88%
Volume: 1.33M
Oct. 6, 2022 4:26p
P/E Ratio
10.53
Dividend Yield
6.58%
Market Cap
kr208.88 billion
Rev. per Employee
kr38.50M
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/zigman2/quotes/200482992/delayed
DK : Denmark: OMX
kr. 1,260.00
+37.00 +3.03%
Volume: 55,061
Oct. 6, 2022 4:59p
P/E Ratio
13.32
Dividend Yield
2.78%
Market Cap
kr.25.85 billion
Rev. per Employee
kr.2.23M
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/zigman2/quotes/221121045/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
£ 37.49
+0.84 +2.29%
Volume: 5.10M
Oct. 6, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
£520.10 million
Rev. per Employee
£228,732
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/zigman2/quotes/203377673/delayed
XE : Germany: Xetra
21.60
+0.67 +3.20%
Volume: 1.27M
Oct. 6, 2022 6:30p
P/E Ratio
172.39
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
€5.51 billion
Rev. per Employee
€599,137
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/zigman2/quotes/205694191/delayed
XE : Germany: Xetra
20.26
-0.33 -1.60%
Volume: 96,584
Oct. 6, 2022 6:30p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
€702.96 million
Rev. per Employee
€266,525
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/zigman2/quotes/202389775/delayed
SE : Sweden: Stockholm
kr 187.85
-1.55 -0.82%
Volume: 355,898
Oct. 6, 2022 5:29p
P/E Ratio
28.70
Dividend Yield
1.22%
Market Cap
kr69.00 billion
Rev. per Employee
kr2.94M
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US : Tullett Prebon
1.1165
+0.0003 +0.0269%
Volume: 0.0000
Oct. 6, 2022 7:31p
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US : Tullett Prebon
0.9799
+0.0006 +0.0613%
Volume: 0.0000
Oct. 6, 2022 7:31p
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BX : Tullett Prebon
4.17
+0.14 +3.35%
Volume: 0.00
Oct. 6, 2022 5:00p
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BX : Tullett Prebon
2.09
+0.06 +2.85%
Volume: 0.00
Oct. 6, 2022 6:01p
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