Investing.com – Israel stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, as losses in the , and sectors led shares lower.
At the close in Tel Aviv, the fell 0.11%.
The best performers of the session on the were OPKO Health Inc (TASE:), which rose 2.77% or 20 points to trade at 745 at the close. Meanwhile, Ormat Technologies (TASE:) added 1.97% or 510 points to end at 26360 and Melisron (TASE:) was up 1.87% or 410 points to 22360 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (TASE:), which fell 2.82% or 73 points to trade at 2515 at the close. Nice Ltd (TASE:) declined 2.27% or 1230 points to end at 52900 and Amot Investments Ltd (TASE:) was down 1.22% or 31 points to 2510.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange by 239 to 125 and 38 ended unchanged.
Shares in Ormat Technologies (TASE:) rose to all time highs; gaining 1.97% or 510 to 26360.
Crude oil for November delivery was down 0.77% or 0.41 to $52.95 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in December fell 1.04% or 0.62 to hit $58.80 a barrel, while the December Gold Futures contract rose 0.36% or 5.45 to trade at $1499.45 a troy ounce.
USD/ILS was up 0.28% to 3.5390, while EUR/ILS rose 0.84% to 3.9396.
The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.44% at 97.295.
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