Israel stocks higher at close of trade; TA 35 up 1.15%

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At the close in Tel Aviv, the TA 35 added 1.15%.

The best performers of the session on the TA 35 were Mivne Real Estate KD Ltd (TASE:MVNE), which rose 8.12% or 53 points to trade at 702 at the close. Meanwhile, Airport City Ltd (TASE:ARPT) added 6.35% or 236 points to end at 3954 and Melisron (TASE:MLSR) was up 5.94% or 740 points to 13200 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Bezeq Israeli Telecommunication Corp Ltd (TASE:BEZQ), which fell 2.09% or 8.0 points to trade at 375.0 at the close. Phoenix Holdings Ltd (TASE:PHOE1) declined 1.36% or 24 points to end at 1747 and Poalim (TASE:POLI) was down 1.14% or 23 points to 2000.

Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange by 227 to 97 and 25 ended unchanged.

Crude oil for December delivery was up 0.59% or 0.21 to $36.00 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in January rose 0.45% or 0.17 to hit $38.11 a barrel, while the December Gold Futures contract rose 0.65% or 12.25 to trade at $1892.15 a troy ounce.

USD/ILS was up 0.18% to 3.4106, while EUR/ILS rose 0.04% to 3.9683.

The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.14% at 94.170.