U.K. Stocks Drop for a Second Day as Tesco, ITV Retreat

U.K. stocks declined for a second day as Tesco Plc (TSCO) and ITV Plc (ITV) slipped.

The FTSE 100 Index retreated 0.4 percent to 6,806.67 at 8:26 a.m. in London, taking the benchmark’s drop in the last two days to 0.9 percent. The broader FTSE All-Share Index also lost 0.4 percent today, while Ireland’s ISEQ Index slid 0.6 percent.

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