Israel: “The equity markets have finished the session higher on Wednesday; the progress of the banking, Oil and gas, and Biomedical contributed to this increase.
In closing Tel Aviv index TA 35 was taken as 0.28%.
The best performance of the session index for the TA 35 is to the credit of the title Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (TASE:TEVA), an increase of 4,11%, that is, 125,00 points for a closing price of 3.166,000. In the second position, we find Bank Leumi Le-is (TASE:LUMI), which earns 2.25% per annum or 56.0 points for a close at 2.547,000. The title of Strauss Group (TASE:STRS) completes the top three with an increase of 1.17% is 120,00 points for the end of the session to 10.380,0000.
Paz Oil Company (TASE:PZOL), sign the worst performance of the session, losing 2.22 percent or 1.140,0000 points for a closing price of 50.320,0000. Liveperson TA (TASE:LPSN) gives up 1.78 per cent or 175,000 points and ends at 9.649,000. For its part, Sof Technologies (TASE:ORA) loose 1,33%, or 300,000 points for a closing price of 22.220,0000.
The titles on the rise and have exceeded the number of titles down to the Tel Aviv stock Exchange by 214 values of 170 and 34 stable.
Securities Bank Leumi Le-is (TASE:LUMI) rose and reached a historical high, after taking a 2.25% or 56.0 points for a course of 2.547,000. The titles Strauss Group (TASE:STRS) increased and reached a historical high, thanks to an increase of 1.17% is 120,00 points for a course of 10.380,0000.
On the other hand, crude oil for delivery in August gained 2,70% is 1,56 points, up to $59,39 barrel. Regarding other commodities, Brent crude for delivery in September rose by 2.15%, or 1,38 points to a course of $65,66 the barrel, while gold for delivery in August has lost 0,12%, that is, of 1.65 points for a $1.417,05 a troy ounce.
The pair USD/ILS has seen a decrease from 0.22% to 3,5895, while the pair EUR/THEY fell 0.01% to 4,0878.