Wed: Delek lifts TASE

Delek and Teva helped the TASE sustain its rally but Opko lost ground.

The Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) rose today. The Tel Aviv 35 Index rose 0.97%, to 1,437.56 points; the Tel Aviv 125 Index rose 0.78%, to 1,417.24 points; and the BlueTech Global Index rose 0.70%, to 430.64 points. The TelBond 20 corporate bond index rose 0.28%, to 357.64 points. Turnover totaled NIS 1.36 billion in equities and NIS 4.48 billion in bonds.

On the foreign exchange market, the Bank of Israel set the shekel-dollar exchange rate down 0.596% from Tuesday at NIS 3.504/$ and the shekel-euro rate was set down 0.632% at NIS 3.839/€.

On the market, Delek Group Ltd. (TASE: DLEKG) rose 7.96% for the biggest rise on the Tel Aviv 35 Index. Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE: TEVA; TASE: TEVA) rose 2.92%, NICE Systems Ltd. (Nasdaq: NICE; TASE: NICE) rose 1.34% and Israel Chemicals (TASE: ICL: NYSE: ICL) rose 1.86%. Fattal Holdings (1989) Ltd. (TASE: FTAL) rose 2.59%, and Elbit Systems Ltd. (Nasdaq: ESLT; TASE: ESLT) rose 0.84%. Bank Hapoalim (TASE: POLI) rose 2.47% and Bank Leumi (TASE: LUMI) rose 0.22% on the day's biggest trading turnover.

Opko Health Inc. (NYSE: OPK; TASE: OPK) fell 4.81% for the biggest fall on the Tel Aviv 35 Index today.

Published by Globes, Israel business news - - on May 20, 2020

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