ISRAEL DAYBOOK: Teva Searches for CEO to Replace LevinCalev Ben-David
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.
WHAT TO WATCH: * Sept. unemployment released by Statistics Bureau at 1 p.m. * PM Netanyahu speaks at Jerusalem conf. at 8 p.m. * Tel Aviv bourse to hold vote on new CEO today
EQUITY MOVERS: * Nice Systems Ltd. (NICE IT) cut to underweight at Barclays * Perrigo Co. (PRGO IT) falls most in 2 months in New York to trade at a discount to Tel Aviv ahead of its earnings report.
MARKETS: * TA-25 Index -0.5% * Yield on benchmark govt bonds due March 2023 unchanged at 3.57% * Shekel -0.1% to 3.5242/dollar at 8:24am in Tel Aviv * Corn +0.4% to $4.32/bushel * Crude oil -0.3% to 96.46/bbl * Natural gas +0.6% to $3.641/mBtu * Gold -0.6% to $1,336.21/oz