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Israel stocks lower at close of trade; TA 35 down 3.52% -Breaking


© Reuters Israel stocks lower at close of trade; TA 35 down 3.52% – Israel stocks were lower after the close on Sunday, as losses in the , and sectors led shares lower.

The closing in Tel Aviv saw the 3.52% decline to reach a 6-month low.

Tower Semiconductor Ltd. (TASE) was the best performer of the session, falling 0.68% or 110.00 point to trade at 15,980.00 by the end. Meanwhile, Israel Corp TASE: fell 1.42%, or 2,390.00 point to finish at 166,000.00 ICL Israel Chemicals Ltd. TASE: was at 3.386.00, down 1.71% (or 59.00) in late trading

Liveperson (TASE) was the worst performer of the session, falling 12.39% or 664.00 point to trade at 4,695.00 by the closing. OPKO Health Inc TASE: – fell 8.86% (85.40 points) to close at 879.00 Large Shopping Centers Ltd. (TASE:), was at 40,400.00 with a drop of 6.05%.

The Tel Aviv Stock Exchange saw falling stocks surpass advancing stock by 449 to 36, and 32 was unchanged at the end.

Liveperson Shares (TASE:), fell to their lowest level in three years; it dropped 12.39% (664.00 to 4,695.00).

The July delivery of crude oil fell 0.86%, or 1.04, to $120.47 per barrel. Brent oil, which is available for August delivery, fell by 0.93%, or 1.14, to reach $121.93/barrel. The August Gold Futures contract, however, rose by 1.21%, or 22.40, to trade at $1.875.20 per troy ounce.

USD/ILS increased 1.01% from 3.39 to 3.39. EUR/ILS remained unchanged at 0.09 to 3.57.

The US Dollar Index Futures was at 103.08 unchanged by 0.00%