By Ovunc Kutlu
ANKARA (AA) – Turkey's benchmark stock index closed at 1,519.25 points on Wednesday, up 0.67% from the previous day.
Starting the day at 1,510.18 points, Borsa Istanbul's BIST 100 index gained 10.05 points from Tuesday's close of 1,509.20 points.
One ounce of gold traded for $1,787.00 by market close, down from $1,801.00 at the previous close, according to data from Borsa Istanbul's Precious Metals and Diamond Markets.
The price of Brent crude oil was down 1.6% to $84.22 per barrel as of 6.24 p.m. local time (1524GMT).