Market Report Tel Aviv Stock Exchange Turns Away From Jitters Over Syria to Close Up

Gains on Wall Street, Asian markets push up major indexes.

Nervousness on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange over tensions with Syria dissipated over the course of the day on Monday, turning early losses for the benchmark TA-25 index to gains by the close. Higher share prices in Asia and the urge to catch up with Wall Street's rally at the end of last week also helped the market end higher.