Israel: “The equity markets have finished the session lower on Tuesday; the decline of the sectors of Biomedical, Insurance, and Technology has contributed to this decrease.
In closing Tel Aviv index TA 35 has dropped to 0.33%.
The best performance of the session index for the TA 35 is to the credit of the title Perrigo Co (TASE:PRGO) increase of 1.64% is 260,00 points for a closing price of 16.160,0000. In the second position, we found Amot Investments Ltd. (TASE:AMOT) who wins 1,46%, that is, with 34.0 points for a close at 2.355,000. The title Melisron (TASE:MLSR) completes the top three with an increase of 0.80% is 150,00 points for the end of the session to 19,000,0000.
Elbit Systems Ltd. (TASE:ILECS) must sign the worst performance of the session, losing 3,12% or 1.750,0000 points for a closing price of 54.310,0000. OPKO Health Inc (TASE:OPK) gives up 2.52% in either 19,00 points and ends at 723,00. For its part, Tower Semiconductor Ltd. (TASE:TSEM) loose 2,30%, or 128,000 points for a closing price of 5.438,000.
The titles in the drop exceeded the number of titles up to the Tel Aviv stock Exchange by 243 values 144, and 28 stable.
The securities Amot Investments Ltd. (TASE:AMOT) increased and reached a historical high, after being granted 1,46%, that is, with 34.0 points for a course of 2.355,000. The securities Melisron (TASE:MLSR) have progressed and reached a high of 52 weeks, after having taken the 0.80% is 150,00 points for a course of 19.000,0000.
On the other hand, crude oil for delivery in August gained 0,38% 0.22 points, to $58,12 the barrel. Regarding other commodities, Brent crude for delivery in September rose 0.50%, or about 0.32 points for a $64,50 per barrel, while gold for delivery in August gained 1.11% at either 15,75 points for a $1.433,95 a troy ounce.
The pair USD/ILS has seen a decrease from 0.09% to 3,5938, while the pair EUR/THEY fell from 0.19% to 4,0922.