Investing.com – Israel stocks were lower after the close on Monday, as losses in the Biomed, Oil & Gas and Technology sectors led shares lower.
At the close in Tel Aviv, the TA 35 fell 0.16%.
The best performers of the session on the TA 35 were Harel (TASE:HARL), which rose 3.36% or 80 points to trade at 2460 at the close. Meanwhile, Airport City Ltd (TASE:ARPT) added 2.45% or 165 points to end at 6890 and Bezeq Israeli Telecommunication Corp Ltd (TASE:BEZQ) was up 1.05% or 2.8 points to 268.9 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Israel Corp (TASE:ILCO), which fell 4.25% or 2380 points to trade at 53580 at the close. Bazan Oil Refineries Ltd (TASE:ORL) declined 3.30% or 4.6 points to end at 134.6 and Energean Oil & Gas PLC (TASE:ENOG) was down 3.15% or 112 points to 3448.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange by 208 to 182 and 28 ended unchanged.
Shares in Israel Corp (TASE:ILCO) fell to 5-year lows; falling 4.25% or 2380 to 53580. Shares in Bazan Oil Refineries Ltd (TASE:ORL) fell to 3-years lows; losing 3.30% or 4.6 to 134.6.
Crude oil for April delivery was up 0.11% or 0.06 to $52.38 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in April rose 0.10% or 0.06 to hit $57.38 a barrel, while the April Gold Futures contract fell 0.13% or 2.05 to trade at $1584.35 a troy ounce.
USD/ILS was down 0.13% to 3.4208, while EUR/ILS fell 0.09% to 3.7071.
The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.03% at 99.037.