Market Report U.S. Jobs Growth Lifts Tel Aviv Stocks

The TA-25 index of blue chips closed 0.5% higher at 1,216.39 points, and the broader TA-100 added 0.5% to 1,079.98 on unusually low turnover of NIS 607 million.

The Tel Aviv Stock Exchange ended higher on Sunday as the market celebrated a positive U.S. jobs report released over the weekend and downplayed a warning from Mellanox that profits would be less than expected in the last quarter of 2012.