Market Report TASE Takes Profits After Heady Week

The blue-chip TA-25 index sank 0.8% to end at 1,206.78 points while the TA-100 lost 0.6% to 1,073.24. Turnover was NIS 849.6 million. Insurance was the only sector to end higher.

Bank shares led the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange lower Monday as investors took profits after a 2.5% gain in the year's first five trading days.