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 rose 0.75%.
The best performers of the session on the were Perrigo (TA:), which rose 4.97% or 860 points to trade at 18150 at the close. Meanwhile, Israel Corp (TA:) added 2.84% or 2320 points to end at 83950 and Gazit Globe Ltd (TA:) was up 2.76% or 79 points to 2939 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Isramco Negev 2 LP (TA:), which fell 3.62% or 1.4 points to trade at 37.3 at the close. Nice Ltd (TA:) declined 1.36% or 610 points to end at 44120 and Tower Semiconductor Ltd (TA:) was down 0.62% or 40 points to 6400.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange by 245 to 133 and 38 ended unchanged.
Crude oil for May delivery was up 1.88% or 1.17 to $63.27 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in June rose 1.46% or 1.01 to hit $70.41 a barrel, while the June Gold Futures contract rose 0.12% or 1.50 to trade at $1295.80 a troy ounce.
USD/ILS was down 0.12% to 3.5807, while EUR/ILS fell 0.04% to 4.0206.
The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.08% at 96.998.
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