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Turkey stocks higher at close of trade; BIST 100 up 0.92%

Investing.com – Turkey stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the Textile&Leather, Information Technology and Wholesale&Retail

Investing.com – Turkey stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the Textile&Leather, Information Technology and Wholesale&Retail Trade sectors led shares higher.

At the close in Istanbul, the BIST 100 added 0.92%.

The best performers of the session on the BIST 100 were Turkiye Sinai Kalkinma Bankasi AS (IS:TSKB), which rose 5.19% or 0.040 points to trade at 0.810 at the close. Meanwhile, Cemtas Celik Makina Sanayi ve Ticaret AS (IS:CEMTS) added 4.83% or 0.280 points to end at 6.080 and Anadolu Cam Sanayi AS (IS:ANACM) was up 4.28% or 0.110 points to 2.680 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Yazicilar Holding AS (IS:AGHOL), which fell 2.75% or 0.29 points to trade at 10.24 at the close. Gubre Fabrikalari TAS (IS:GUBRF) declined 1.33% or 0.04 points to end at 2.96 and Emlak Konut Gayrimenkul Yatirim Ortakligi AS (IS:EKGYO) was down 1.32% or 0.020 points to 1.500.

Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Istanbul Stock Exchange by 250 to 92 and 63 ended unchanged.

Shares in Yazicilar Holding AS (IS:AGHOL) fell to 52-week lows; falling 2.75% or 0.29 to 10.24.

Gold Futures for February delivery was up 0.06% or 0.75 to $1283.75 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in February fell 0.84% or 0.38 to hit $44.95 a barrel, while the March Brent oil contract fell 0.56% or 0.30 to trade at $52.91 a barrel.

USD/TRY was up 0.60% to 5.3035, while EUR/TRY rose 0.53% to 6.0705.

The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.16% at 95.815.