Investing.com – Israel stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the , and sectors led shares lower.
At the close in Tel Aviv, the fell 0.03%.
The best performers of the session on the were Gazit Globe Ltd (TASE:), which rose 3.53% or 129 points to trade at 3782 at the close. Meanwhile, Isramco Negev 2 LP (TASE:) added 1.99% or 1.2 points to end at 61.6 and Liveperson (TASE:) was up 1.70% or 230 points to 13760 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were OPKO Health Inc (TASE:), which fell 1.96% or 11 points to trade at 530 at the close. Leumi (TASE:) declined 1.25% or 31 points to end at 2442 and Mizrahi Tefahot (TASE:) was down 1.24% or 116 points to 9240.
Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange by 200 to 174 and 41 ended unchanged.
Crude oil for February delivery was up 0.20% or 0.12 to $60.99 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in February rose 0.26% or 0.17 to hit $66.27 a barrel, while the February Gold Futures contract fell 0.08% or 1.25 to trade at $1479.35 a troy ounce.
USD/ILS was up 0.26% to 3.4952, while EUR/ILS fell 0.03% to 3.8856.
The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.19% at 96.965.
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