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U.K. stocks climbed Wednesday, as the FTSE 100 Index /zigman2/quotes/210598409/delayed UK:UKX -0.19% closed up 0.30% at 7,005.39.

Among FTSE 100 constituents, pharmaceuticals company Hikma Pharmaceuticals PLC /zigman2/quotes/204872832/delayed UK:HIK +1.82% 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 -0.16% and industrial/office reits company SEGRO PLC /zigman2/quotes/205428601/delayed UK:SGRO +2.02% rose 6.94% and 5.99%, respectively.

British Land Co. PLC /zigman2/quotes/210491538/delayed UK:BLND +0.68% , a diversified reits company, and clothing business Burberry Group PLC /zigman2/quotes/205386705/delayed UK:BRBY -1.19% 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 -0.52% , 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 +1.47% and full-line insurance company Aviva PLC /zigman2/quotes/210517151/delayed UK:AV +0.27% fell 5.61% and 4.87%, respectively.

Phoenix Group Holdings PLC /zigman2/quotes/200559235/delayed UK:PHNX +0.37% , a life insurance company, and aerospace products/parts business Rolls-Royce Holdings PLC /zigman2/quotes/203646520/delayed UK:RR -4.39% 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 +1.5674% 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 -1.82% 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
7,558.49
-14.56 -0.19%
Volume: 567,104
Dec. 1, 2022 4:52p
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/zigman2/quotes/204872832/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
1,541.50 p
+27.50 +1.82%
Volume: 349,756
Dec. 1, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
13.68
Dividend Yield
2.94%
Market Cap
£3.33 billion
Rev. per Employee
£220,343
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/zigman2/quotes/207145631/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
613.20 p
-1.00 -0.16%
Volume: 1.16M
Dec. 1, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
11.25
Dividend Yield
6.38%
Market Cap
£4.51 billion
Rev. per Employee
£1.44M
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/zigman2/quotes/205428601/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
806.80 p
+16.00 +2.02%
Volume: 3.66M
Dec. 1, 2022 4:37p
P/E Ratio
2.38
Dividend Yield
3.10%
Market Cap
£9.56 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/210491538/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
397.00 p
+2.70 +0.68%
Volume: 1.74M
Dec. 1, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
6.67
Dividend Yield
5.84%
Market Cap
£3.66 billion
Rev. per Employee
£513,482
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/zigman2/quotes/205386705/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
2,151.00 p
-26.00 -1.19%
Volume: 1.39M
Dec. 1, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
19.38
Dividend Yield
2.41%
Market Cap
£8.38 billion
Rev. per Employee
£307,974
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/zigman2/quotes/214468176/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
191.20 p
-1.00 -0.52%
Volume: 3.68M
Dec. 1, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
9.62%
Market Cap
£4.51 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/201125471/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
255.30 p
+3.70 +1.47%
Volume: 6.71M
Dec. 1, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
7.51
Dividend Yield
7.33%
Market Cap
£14.94 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/210517151/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
445.50 p
+1.20 +0.27%
Volume: 4.93M
Dec. 1, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
6.96%
Market Cap
£12.41 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/200559235/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
591.00 p
+2.20 +0.37%
Volume: 1.52M
Dec. 1, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
8.39%
Market Cap
£5.88 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/203646520/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
86.93 p
-3.99 -4.39%
Volume: 36.73M
Dec. 1, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
£7.61 billion
Rev. per Employee
£264,977
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/zigman2/quotes/210561263/realtime/sampled
US : Tullett Prebon
1.2247
+0.0189 +1.5674%
Volume: 0.0000
Dec. 1, 2022 12:27p
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/zigman2/quotes/211347177/realtime
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BX : Tullett Prebon
3.10
-0.06 -1.82%
Volume: 0.00
Dec. 1, 2022 5:02p
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