Falling oil, rising yields weigh on UK shares
LONDON, Feb 21 (Reuters) - Strong results from Lloyds, Glencore and others were not enough to keep Britain's FTSE 100 out of negative territory on Wednesday as energy stocks tracked oil prices lower and rising bond yields put pressure on big dividend payers. * AA (Frankfurt: A116XA - news) plunges after saying it will pay lower divis. Lloyds jumped around 2 percent after reporting record profit of 5.3 billion pounds, its strongest results since the bank was laid low by the 2008 financial crisis. The reaction to Lloyds results was a stark contrast to Tuesday's 3 percent decline in peer HSBC, which offered less clarity on share buybacks and said it needed more capital.
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