Israel stocks lower at close of trade; TA 35 down 0.25%

imageStock Markets8 hours ago (Oct 19, 2020 01:30PM ET)

(C) Reuters. Israel stocks lower at close of trade; TA 35 down 0.25% – Israel stocks were lower after the close on Monday, as losses in the Banking, Financials and Real Estate sectors led shares lower.

At the close in Tel Aviv, the TA 35 declined 0.25%.

The best performers of the session on the TA 35 were OPKO Health Inc (TASE:OPK), which rose 8.55% or 124 points to trade at 1575 at the close. Meanwhile, Tower Semiconductor Ltd (TASE:TSEM) added 2.68% or 174 points to end at 6661 and Strauss Group (TASE:STRS) was up 2.17% or 212 points to 9998 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Israel Discount Bank Ltd (TASE:DSCT), which fell 4.29% or 44 points to trade at 982 at the close. Shapir Engineering Industry (TASE:SPEN) declined 1.84% or 43 points to end at 2291 and Poalim (TASE:POLI) was down 1.80% or 36 points to 1969.

Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange by 203 to 180 and 21 ended unchanged.

Crude oil for December delivery was down 0.07% or 0.03 to $41.09 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in December fell 0.47% or 0.20 to hit $42.73 a barrel, while the December Gold Futures contract rose 0.28% or 5.25 to trade at $1911.65 a troy ounce.

USD/ILS was up 0.17% to 3.3813, while EUR/ILS rose 0.67% to 3.9848.

The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.43% at 93.278.

Israel stocks lower at close of trade; TA 35 down 0.25%

Disclaimer: Fusion Media would like to remind you that the data contained in this website is not necessarily real-time nor accurate. All CFDs (stocks, indexes, futures) and Forex prices are not provided by exchanges but rather by market makers, and so prices may not be accurate and may differ from the actual market price, meaning prices are indicative and not appropriate for trading purposes. Therefore Fusion Media doesn`t bear any responsibility for any trading losses you might incur as a result of using this data.

Fusion Media or anyone involved with Fusion Media will not accept any liability for loss or damage as a result of reliance on the information including data, quotes, charts and buy/sell signals contained within this website. Please be fully informed regarding the risks and costs associated with trading the financial markets, it is one of the riskiest investment forms possible.