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U.K. stocks continue positive streak, climb for second session

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U.K. stocks increased Tuesday, as the FTSE 100 Index
UKX,
+0.13%
closed up 0.13% at 7,370.62.

Among FTSE 100 constituents, non-ferrous metals company Antofagasta PLC
ANTO,
+3.23%
saw the largest increase Tuesday, as shares rallied 3.23%.

Shares of general mining firm Glencore PLC
GLEN,
+2.09%
and major international banks company HSBC Holdings PLC (UK Reg)
HSBA,
+1.42%
climbed 2.09% and 1.42%, respectively.

Lloyds Banking Group PLC
LLOY,
+1.16%,
a major international banks company, and banking firm NatWest Group PLC
NWG,
+1.12%
rounded out the top five largest increases as their stocks rallied 1.16% and 1.12%, respectively.

Intermediate Capital Group PLC
ICP,
-3.29%,
an investment advisors company, saw the largest drop of the FTSE 100 constituents, as shares declined 3.29% on Tuesday.

Shares of software firm Sage Group PLC
SGE,
-2.80%
and general mining company Polymetal International PLC
POLY,
-2.24%
fell 2.80% and 2.24%, respectively.

Hargreaves Lansdown PLC
HL,
-2.23%,
an investment advisors company, and clothing retail firm JD Sports Fashion PLC
JD,
-2.08%
rounded out the top five largest decreases as their stocks fell 2.23% and 2.08%, respectively.

The pound was up 0.03% against dollar
GBPUSD,
-0.07%
at $1.2149 and was down 0.25% against the euro
GBPEUR,
-0.17%
at €1.1421.

Brent crude
BRN00,
-1.88%
fell 0.8% to $79.19, and the yield on the 10-year gilt
TMBMKGB-10Y,
3.599%
increased 9.630 basis points to 3.599%.


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.

Credit: marketwatch.com

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