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​UK stocks rose on Wednesday extending gains for a fourth straight session

2018-08-08 12:14 pm | Resource: NEWS | No Views : 222

UK stocks rose on Wednesday, extending gains for a fourth straight session, as investors continued to grab energy stocks despite slightly lower crude oil prices.

The FTSE 100 was up 66.55 points, or 0.85 percent, at 7785.03. The index rose 0.71 percent on Tuesday.

Standard Life and Burberry Group rose 2.7 percent and 2.5 percent respectively. Winning 2.3 pct. Ashtead Group, Intu Properties, Intercontinental Hotels and Centrica are around 2 per cent.

Centrica, Carnival, Micro Focus, Mediclinic, Whitbread and 3I Group range from 1.5 to 1.7%.

Paddy Power fell 5 percent after the company revised its full-year outlook despite strong earnings growth in the second quarter. British Land, Glencore and Merlin Leisure are down 0.4 to 0.7 per cent.

Among other major European markets, Germany and France fell marginally after a slightly higher opening.

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