News Briefs

  8/8/2011, Av 8, 5771

TA Shares Recover, Indices Rise

A day after experiencing sharp declines, shares on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange bounced back Monday. The TA 25 index was up 1.5%, to 1,090.39 points. The TA 100 index was up 1.47%, to 987.14 points. The Bluetech index was up 1.68%, to 250.29 points.

Shares on Wall Street opened lower Monday, with the S&P 500 index and the Nasdaq index down about 2%.