Investing.com – Israel stocks were lower after the close on Tuesday, as losses in the , and sectors led shares lower.
At the close in Tel Aviv, the fell 2.32%.
The best performers of the session on the were Shufersal (TASE:), which rose 6.50% or 131 points to trade at 2145 at the close. Meanwhile, OPKO Health Inc (TASE:) added 2.75% or 19 points to end at 710 and Israel Corp (TASE:) was up 2.71% or 1080 points to 40990 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Delek Drilling LP (TASE:), which fell 16.60% or 78 points to trade at 390 at the close. Delek Group (TASE:) declined 15.71% or 2640 points to end at 14160 and Energean Oil & Gas PLC (TASE:) was down 8.94% or 286 points to 2913.
Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange by 289 to 105 and 24 ended unchanged.
Crude oil for June delivery was down 43.66% or 8.92 to $11.51 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in June fell 25.85% or 6.61 to hit $18.96 a barrel, while the June Gold Futures contract fell 1.38% or 23.70 to trade at $1687.50 a troy ounce.
USD/ILS was up 0.22% to 3.5676, while EUR/ILS rose 0.06% to 3.8690.
The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.36% at 100.415.
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