FTSE 100 under pressure as resource stocks, banks slide – MarketWatch

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FTSE 100 under pressure as resource stocks, banks slide
MarketWatch
Energy stocks, heavily weighted in the index, fell alongside crude oil prices—U.S. crude fell into a bear market on Thursday. Royal Dutch Shell Group PLC RDS.A, -2.11% RDSA, -0.95% fell over 1%, while BP PLC BP., -1.85% BP, -2.88% dropped 2.2%.