Investing.com – U.Okay. equities have been higher at the close on Wednesday, as good points within the , and sectors propelled shares higher.
At the close in London, the added 0.18%.
The greatest gainers of the session on the have been Barratt Developments PLC (LON:), which rose 6.29% or 40.40 factors to commerce at 682.20 at the close. Ocado Group PLC (LON:) added 4.09% or 67.50 factors to finish at 1717.00 and Taylor Wimpey PLC (LON:) was up 3.95% or 5.90 factors to 155.30 in late commerce.
Biggest losers included Centrica PLC (LON:), which misplaced 4.55% or 2.78 factors to commerce at 58.30 in late commerce. EasyJet PLC (LON:) declined 2.75% or 17.20 factors to finish at 608.20 and Standard Chartered PLC (LON:) shed 2.73% or 13.40 factors to 477.80.
Advancing shares outnumbered falling ones by 1156 to 843 and 452 ended unchanged on the London Stock Exchange.
In commodities buying and selling, Gold Futures for December supply was up 2.08% or 36.65 to $1795.95 a troy ounce. Meanwhile, Crude oil for supply in November fell 0.10% or 0.08 to hit $80.56 a barrel, whereas the December Brent oil contract fell 0.18% or 0.15 to commerce at $83.27 a barrel.
GBP/USD was up 0.47% to 1.3649, whereas EUR/GBP fell 0.02% to 0.8479.
The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.36% at 94.180.