Investing.com – Israel stocks were higher after the close on Tuesday, as gains in the , and sectors led shares higher.
At the close in Tel Aviv, the rose 0.35%.
The best performers of the session on the were Perrigo (TASE:), which rose 3.84% or 620 points to trade at 16780 at the close. Meanwhile, Gazit Globe Ltd (TASE:) added 3.75% or 124 points to end at 3435 and Fattal 1998 Holdings Ltd (TASE:) was up 3.07% or 1520 points to 50990 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Israel Corp (TASE:), which fell 4.86% or 4090 points to trade at 80000 at the close. ICL Israel Chemicals Ltd (TASE:) declined 3.41% or 64 points to end at 1813 and Delek Drilling LP (TASE:) was down 1.82% or 18 points to 977.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange by 218 to 164 and 36 ended unchanged.
Shares in Gazit Globe Ltd (TASE:) rose to 52-week highs; gaining 3.75% or 124 to 3435. Shares in Fattal 1998 Holdings Ltd (TASE:) rose to all time highs; rising 3.07% or 1520 to 50990.
Crude oil for September delivery was up 4.33% or 2.38 to $57.31 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in October rose 4.81% or 2.82 to hit $61.39 a barrel, while the December Gold Futures contract fell 0.29% or 4.45 to trade at $1512.75 a troy ounce.
USD/ILS was up 0.21% to 3.4801, while EUR/ILS fell 0.14% to 3.8885.
The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.45% at 97.637.
Fusion Media or anyone involved with Fusion Media will not accept any liability for loss or damage as a result of reliance on the information including data, quotes, charts and buy/sell signals contained within this website. Please be fully informed regarding the risks and costs associated with trading the financial markets, it is one of the riskiest investment forms possible.