9 August 12 17:18–The Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) fell today. The Tel Aviv 25 Index fell 0.27% to 1,107.26 points, the Tel Aviv 100 Index fell 0.31% to 996.10 points, and the BlueTech 50 Index fell 2% to 337.87 points. Turnover was NIS 810 million.
The TASE fell across the board fell today, in line with losses on European markets and a mixed opening on Wall Street. The Tel Aviv 25 Index rose 1% for the week, despite losses in the latest sessions, after rising 0.3% last week.
In the bond market, long-term Shahar government shekel bonds fell by up to 0.1% and long-term Galil CPI-linked bonds ranged between losses of 0.7% and gains of 0.1%. The corporate bond benchmark index Tel-Bond 20 Index fell 0.13%.
In the foreign currency market, the Bank of Israel set the shekel-dollar representative exchange rate at NIS 3.987/$, down 0.25% on yesterday’s rate, and set the shekel-euro representative exchange rate at NIS 4.906/€, down 0.69%.
In the stock market, EZchip Semiconductor Ltd. (Nasdaq: EZCH; TASE:EZCH) today caught up with the company’s financials and lower guidance yesterday, falling 22% for the biggest loss by far among Tel Aviv 25 shares, on a negative arbitrage gap of 25%…Read More>>