Investing.com – Israel stocks were higher after the close on Sunday, as gains in the , and sectors led shares higher.
At the close in Tel Aviv, the added 0.21%.
The best performers of the session on the were Nice Ltd (TA:), which rose 2.21% or 570 points to trade at 26350 at the close. Meanwhile, Ormat Technologies (TA:) added 1.85% or 360 points to end at 19810 and Mizrahi Tefahot (TA:) was up 1.59% or 84 points to 5375 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Paz Oil (TA:), which fell 1.39% or 790 points to trade at 56100 at the close. Israel Corp (TA:) declined 1.20% or 740 points to end at 60700 and Teva (TA:) was down 0.98% or 140 points to 14100.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange by 173 to 167 and 102 ended unchanged.
Shares in Paz Oil (TA:) fell to 52-week lows; falling 1.39% or 790 to 56100. Shares in Ormat Technologies (TA:) rose to all time highs; up 1.85% or 360 to 19810.
Crude oil for February delivery was unchanged 0.00% or 0.00 to $ 52.95 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in February rose 2.41% or 1.30 to hit $ 55.32 a barrel, while the February Gold contract rose 0.61% or 6.85 to trade at $ 1136.65 a troy ounce.
USD/ILS was up 0.76% to 3.8744, while EUR/ILS rose 0.93% to 4.0494.
The US Dollar Index was unchanged 0.00% at 102.92.
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