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News Brief

  11/27/2011, Kislev 1, 5772

TA Stocks Higher in Mixed Trading


A rally in the final hour put the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange in positive territory in mixed trading on Sunday. The TA composite index rose .93 percent to 927.20, as the TA 100 closed at 937.35, up 1.13 percent, including a 1.79 percent rise by the Maof 25 most-widely-invested issues to 1,035.84.

With bank stocks jumping 2.77 percent to 884,85, the financial institutions finished the day at 826.09, up 1.39 percent, while the communications index rose .82 percent to 761.70 and the real estate stocks closed at 263.89, up .21 percent. The oil and natural gas index slipped .08 percent to 1,131.40, while the Blue Tech index closed at 258.10, down .36 percent, reflecting most of the technology stocks, although the biomed issues fell 1.33 percent to 693.78.