Israel stocks higher at close of trade; TA 35 up 0.38%
At the close in Tel Aviv, the TA 35 added 0.38%.
The best performers of the session on the TA 35 were OPKO Health Inc (TA:OPK), which rose 15.78% or 184 points to trade at 1350 at the close. Meanwhile, Harel (TA:HARL) added 2.84% or 72 points to end at 2607 and Nice Ltd (TA:NICE) was up 2.36% or 820 points to 35590 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Perrigo (TA:PRGO), which fell 2.95% or 800 points to trade at 26360 at the close. Partner (TA:PTNR) declined 2.21% or 31 points to end at 1370 and Amot Investments Ltd (TA:AMOT) was down 1.68% or 30 points to 1751.
Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange by 242 to 143 and 20 ended unchanged.
Crude oil for June delivery was up 2.90% or 2.00 to $71.06 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in July rose 2.95% or 2.21 to hit $77.06 a barrel, while the June Gold Futures contract rose 0.18% or 2.40 to trade at $1316.10 a troy ounce.
USD/ILS was down 0.81% to 3.5887, while EUR/ILS fell 0.86% to 4.2558.
The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.04% at 92.90.
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