Israel stocks higher at close of trade; TA 35 up 0.14%

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At the close in Tel Aviv, the TA 35 added 0.14%.

The best performers of the session on the TA 35 were Leumi (TASE:LUMI), which rose 3.06% or 55 points to trade at 1850 at the close. Meanwhile, Ormat Technologies (TASE:ORA) added 2.44% or 590 points to end at 24790 and Phoenix Holdings Ltd (TASE:PHOE1) was up 2.13% or 34 points to 1630 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Delek Group (TASE:DLEKG), which fell 11.12% or 1237 points to trade at 9883 at the close. Airport City Ltd (TASE:ARPT) declined 4.71% or 231 points to end at 4671 and Delek Drilling LP (TASE:DEDRp) was down 4.34% or 18 points to 399.

Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange by 222 to 176 and 22 ended unchanged.

Shares in Airport City Ltd (TASE:ARPT) fell to 52-week lows; losing 4.71% or 231 to 4671.

Crude oil for July delivery was down 1.11% or 0.35 to $31.30 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in July fell 1.32% or 0.46 to hit $34.35 a barrel, while the June Gold Futures contract rose 0.61% or 10.55 to trade at $1744.95 a troy ounce.

USD/ILS was down 0.43% to 3.5130, while EUR/ILS fell 0.24% to 3.8405.

The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.18% at 99.505.