Israel stocks higher at close of trade

Profits in the sectors of Technology, Biomed and Finance led more stocks and for this reason, Israel’s reserves were higher after closure on Wednesday.

TA 35 near Tel Aviv added 0.30%.

Israel Corp. (TASE: ILCO) added 4.07% or 3190 points to end 81,640 and Liveperson (TASE: LPSN) rose 3.56% or 338 points to 9832 in late trading. The best performers at TA 35 were ICL Israel Chemicals Ltd (TASE: ICL), which increased 4.26% or 77 points to trade in 1885 at the end.

The worst representatives of the session were Alony Hetz Properties and Investments Ltd (TASE: ALHE), which dropped to 4.06% or 189 points to trade at 4470 at the end. Elbit Systems Ltd (TASE: ESLT) dropped by 1.96% or 1060 points to close at 53,000 and Melisron (TASE: MLSR) dropped 0.97% or 180 points to 18,400.

In commodity trading, Brent’s diesel distribution in August dropped 2.53% or 1.57 to hit $ 60.40 per barrel, while Gold Gold Futures contract grew 0.47% or 6.25 to trade at $ 1334.95 a troy ounce. July delivery was down 3.93% or 2.10 to $ 51.38 per barrel.

USD / ILS was down 0.33% to 3.6052, while EUR / ILS fell 0.41% to 4.0530.

The US dollar index rose 0.15% to 97.143./


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