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U.K. stocks decreased Wednesday, as the FTSE 100 Index /zigman2/quotes/210598409/delayed UK:UKX -0.03% closed down 0.48% at 7,052.62.

Among FTSE 100 constituents, food retail company Ocado Group PLC /zigman2/quotes/207225647/delayed UK:OCDO +0.84% saw the largest decline Wednesday, as shares tumbled 10.04%

Shares of clothing retail firm Next PLC /zigman2/quotes/200704121/delayed UK:NXT +0.34% and broadcasting company ITV PLC /zigman2/quotes/205378065/delayed UK:ITV +1.98% declined 5.33% and 4.96%, respectively.

St. James's Place PLC /zigman2/quotes/200849568/delayed UK:STJ +1.50% , an investment advisors company, and food retail firm J Sainsbury PLC /zigman2/quotes/206038250/delayed UK:SBRY +0.86% rounded out the top five largest decreases as their stocks fell 4.85% and 4.65%, respectively.

International Distribution Services PLC /zigman2/quotes/204213037/delayed UK:IDS +0.95% , an air freight company, saw the largest increase of the FTSE 100 constituents, as shares rose 5.67% on Wednesday.

Shares of major oil & gas firm Shell PLC /zigman2/quotes/206428183/delayed UK:SHEL -0.69% and internet/online company Auto Trader Group PLC /zigman2/quotes/208097104/delayed UK:AUTO -0.28% rallied 1.73% and 1.61%, respectively.

BP PLC /zigman2/quotes/202286639/delayed UK:BP -1.75% , a major oil & gas company, and securities business London Stock Exchange Group PLC /zigman2/quotes/206625606/delayed UK:LSEG +0.02% rounded out the top five largest increases as their stocks rallied 1.25% and 0.93%, respectively.

The pound was down 1.78% against dollar /zigman2/quotes/210561263/realtime/sampled GBPUSD +0.0488% at $1.1271 and 0.57% against the euro at €1.1427.

Brent crude climbed 1.9% to $93.51, and the yield on the 10-year gilt /zigman2/quotes/211347177/realtime BX:TMBMKGB-10Y 0.00% declined 4.270 basis points to 4.032%.

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
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UK : U.K.: London
670.40 p
+5.60 +0.84%
Volume: 1.30M
Dec. 2, 2022 4:35p
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N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
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£5.47 billion
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£126,159
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UK : U.K.: London
5,834.00 p
+20.00 +0.34%
Volume: 255,353
Dec. 2, 2022 4:35p
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10.40
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3.31%
Market Cap
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UK : U.K.: London
76.06 p
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UK : U.K.: London
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17.45
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4.73%
Market Cap
£6.43 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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UK : U.K.: London
223.90 p
+1.90 +0.86%
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9.19
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6.16%
Market Cap
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Rev. per Employee
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UK : U.K.: London
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N/A
Market Cap
£2.24 billion
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£69,690
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UK : U.K.: London
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-16.50 -0.69%
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Dec. 2, 2022 4:35p
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5.27
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0.03%
Market Cap
£166.55 billion
Rev. per Employee
£3.46M
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UK : U.K.: London
575.20 p
-1.60 -0.28%
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Dec. 2, 2022 4:35p
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22.90
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1.44%
Market Cap
£5.36 billion
Rev. per Employee
£486,562
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UK : U.K.: London
480.90 p
-8.55 -1.75%
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Dec. 2, 2022 4:35p
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N/A
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4.09%
Market Cap
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£2.66M
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UK : U.K.: London
8,272.00 p
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Dec. 2, 2022 4:35p
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48.64
Dividend Yield
1.23%
Market Cap
£41.95 billion
Rev. per Employee
£316,495
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