ANKARA: Turkey stocks were higher after the close on Tuesday, as gains in the Banking, Financials and Food & Beverages sectors led shares higher. At the close in Istanbul, the BIST 100 gained 2.06% to hit a new all time high. The best performers of the session on the BIST 100 were Koza Anadolu Metal Madencilik Isletmeleri AS (IS:KOZAA), which rose 13.15% or 0.430 points to trade at 3.700 at the close. Meanwhile, Ipek Dogal Enerji Kaynaklari Arastirma ve Uretim AS (IS:IPEKE) added 11.49% or 0.300 points to end at 2.910 and Koza Altin Isletmeleri AS (IS:KOZAL) was up 9.93% or 2.06 points to 22.80 in late trade. The worst performers of the session were GSD Holding AS (IS:GSDHO), which fell 1.49% or 0.010 points to trade at 0.660 at the close. Yatas Yatak ve Yorgan Sanayi Ticaret AS (IS:YATAS) declined 1.43% or 0.170 points to end at 11.720 and Logo Yazilim Sanayi ve Ticaret AS (IS:LOGO) was down 1.31% or 0.750 points to 56.500.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Istanbul Stock Exchange by 214 to 138 and 54 ended unchanged. Shares in Koza Anadolu Metal Madencilik Isletmeleri AS (IS:KOZAA) rose to 3-years highs; gaining 13.15% or 0.430 to 3.700. Shares in Ipek Dogal Enerji Kaynaklari Arastirma ve Uretim AS (IS:IPEKE) rose to 52-week highs; up 11.49% or 0.300 to 2.910. Shares in Koza Altin Isletmeleri AS (IS:KOZAL) rose to 52-week highs; up 9.93% or 2.06 to 22.80. Gold Futures for August delivery was up 0.02% or 0.21 to $1213.41 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in August rose 1.71% or 0.76 to hit $45.16 a barrel, while the September Brent oil contract rose 1.64% or 0.77 to trade at $47.65 a barrel. USD/TRY was up 0.43% to 3.6241, while EUR/TRY rose 0.68% to 4.1433. The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.08% at 95.73.