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U.K. stocks decreased Wednesday, as the FTSE 100 Index /zigman2/quotes/210598409/delayed UK:UKX +0.06% closed down 0.48% at 7,052.62.

Among FTSE 100 constituents, food retail company Ocado Group PLC /zigman2/quotes/207225647/delayed UK:OCDO +1.54% saw the largest decline Wednesday, as shares tumbled 10.04%

Shares of clothing retail firm Next PLC /zigman2/quotes/200704121/delayed UK:NXT +0.62% and broadcasting company ITV PLC /zigman2/quotes/205378065/delayed UK:ITV +1.37% declined 5.33% and 4.96%, respectively.

St. James's Place PLC /zigman2/quotes/200849568/delayed UK:STJ +0.93% , an investment advisors company, and food retail firm J Sainsbury PLC /zigman2/quotes/206038250/delayed UK:SBRY +0.98% 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 +0.90% , 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 -1.02% and internet/online company Auto Trader Group PLC /zigman2/quotes/208097104/delayed UK:AUTO +0.93% rallied 1.73% and 1.61%, respectively.

BP PLC /zigman2/quotes/202286639/delayed UK:BP -0.43% , a major oil & gas company, and securities business London Stock Exchange Group PLC /zigman2/quotes/206625606/delayed UK:LSEG +0.35% 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 +0.2207% 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 +2.87% 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
7,476.63
+4.46 +0.06%
Volume: 537,830
Dec. 9, 2022 4:54p
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/zigman2/quotes/207225647/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
686.20 p
+10.40 +1.54%
Volume: 1.40M
Dec. 9, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
£5.51 billion
Rev. per Employee
£126,159
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/zigman2/quotes/200704121/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
5,846.00 p
+36.00 +0.62%
Volume: 207,505
Dec. 9, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
10.42
Dividend Yield
3.30%
Market Cap
£7.22 billion
Rev. per Employee
£109,488
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/zigman2/quotes/205378065/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
75.56 p
+1.02 +1.37%
Volume: 5.61M
Dec. 9, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
6.47
Dividend Yield
6.62%
Market Cap
£2.98 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/200849568/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
1,138.50 p
+10.50 +0.93%
Volume: 723,800
Dec. 9, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
16.76
Dividend Yield
4.92%
Market Cap
£6.12 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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UK : U.K.: London
226.40 p
+2.20 +0.98%
Volume: 4.73M
Dec. 9, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
9.29
Dividend Yield
6.10%
Market Cap
£5.22 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/204213037/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
£ 212.60
+1.90 +0.90%
Volume: 1.63M
Dec. 9, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
8.32
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
£2.01 billion
Rev. per Employee
£69,690
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/zigman2/quotes/206428183/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
£ 2,286.00
-23.50 -1.02%
Volume: 9.62M
Dec. 9, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
5.10
Dividend Yield
0.04%
Market Cap
£162.25 billion
Rev. per Employee
£3.46M
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/zigman2/quotes/208097104/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
562.20 p
+5.20 +0.93%
Volume: 1.70M
Dec. 9, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
22.38
Dividend Yield
1.48%
Market Cap
£5.18 billion
Rev. per Employee
£486,562
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/zigman2/quotes/202286639/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
461.95 p
-2.00 -0.43%
Volume: 54.87M
Dec. 9, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
4.25%
Market Cap
£83.67 billion
Rev. per Employee
£2.66M
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/zigman2/quotes/206625606/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
7,406.00 p
+26.00 +0.35%
Volume: 682,758
Dec. 9, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
43.54
Dividend Yield
1.37%
Market Cap
£37.41 billion
Rev. per Employee
£316,495
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/zigman2/quotes/210561263/realtime/sampled
US : Tullett Prebon
1.2262
+0.0027 +0.2207%
Volume: 0.0000
Dec. 9, 2022 4:59p
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/zigman2/quotes/211347177/realtime
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BX : Tullett Prebon
3.18
+0.09 +2.87%
Volume: 0.00
Dec. 9, 2022 5:03p
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