At the close in Tel Aviv, the TA 35 added 0.18%.
The best performers of the session on the TA 35 were Melisron (TASE:MLSR), which rose 3.27% or 400 points to trade at 12650 at the close. Meanwhile, Alony Hetz Properties and Investments Ltd (TASE:ALHE) added 3.21% or 113 points to end at 3638 and Azrieli Group Ltd (TASE:AZRG) was up 3.03% or 480 points to 16300 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Tower Semiconductor Ltd (TASE:TSEM), which fell 9.57% or 751 points to trade at 7097 at the close. Fattal 1998 Holdings Ltd (TASE:FATTAL) declined 5.31% or 760 points to end at 13560 and Gazit Globe Ltd (TASE:GZT) was down 3.88% or 57 points to 1413.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange by 216 to 191 and 17 ended unchanged.
Shares in Gazit Globe Ltd (TASE:GZT) fell to 5-year lows; falling 3.88% or 57 to 1413.
Crude oil for September delivery was up 0.44% or 0.18 to $41.22 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in October rose 0.85% or 0.37 to hit $43.98 a barrel, while the August Gold Futures contract rose 0.45% or 8.70 to trade at $1953.30 a troy ounce.
USD/ILS was down 0.14% to 3.4053, while EUR/ILS rose 0.40% to 4.0106.
The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.32% at 93.343.