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  9/1/2011, Elul 2, 5771

Modest to Moderate Gains for Tel Aviv Stocks


Most of the indices at the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange showed modest to moderate gains in mixed trading on Thursday. The TA composite index rose four tenths of a percent to 1,003.43. The same percentage was worth a 1,017.51 close for the TA 100, while the Maof 25 most-widely-invested issues slipped .03 percent to 1,132.20.

The leading gainers on the last day of trading for the week were the media/communications stocks, which rose 1.34 percent to 854.57, while the technology index closed at 250.30, up .68 percent, despite a .28 percent decline by the biomed issues to 690.60.