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Israel stocks higher at close of trade; TA 35 up 0.28%

Investing.com – Israel stocks were higher after the close on Sunday, as gains in the Oil&Gas, Insurance and Communication sectors

Investing.com – Israel stocks were higher after the close on Sunday, as gains in the Oil&Gas, Insurance and Communication sectors led shares higher.

At the close in Tel Aviv, the TA 35 added 0.28%.

The best performers of the session on the TA 35 were Liveperson (TA:LPSN), which rose 5.01% or 473 points to trade at 9919 at the close. Meanwhile, Airport City Ltd (TA:ARPT) added 3.01% or 155 points to end at 5307 and Harel (TA:HARL) was up 2.30% or 59 points to 2623 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (TA:TEVA), which fell 1.64% or 104 points to trade at 6238 at the close. Tower Semiconductor Ltd (TA:TSEM) declined 0.96% or 65 points to end at 6695 and Israel Corp (TA:ILCO) was down 0.59% or 600 points to 101000.

Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange by 234 to 136 and 44 ended unchanged.

Shares in Liveperson (TA:LPSN) rose to all time highs; rising 5.01% or 473 to 9919. Shares in Airport City Ltd (TA:ARPT) rose to all time highs; up 3.01% or 155 to 5307.

Crude oil for April delivery was up 0.23% or 0.13 to $57.09 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in May unchanged 0.00% or 0.00 to hit $67.25 a barrel, while the April Gold Futures contract rose 0.21% or 2.85 to trade at $1330.65 a troy ounce.

USD/ILS was up 0.04% to 3.6111, while EUR/ILS fell 0.10% to 4.0962.

The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.06% at 96.405.