Tel Aviv stocks are drooping Thursday due to the expiry of August blue chip options and declines Wednesday on U.S. markets. The Maof-25 index of record was set at 375.53 points, down 1% from the base index. Total turnover at expiry was NIS 315 million, moderate compared with previous expiry mornings. The negative trend persisted after the expiry, with the leading indices sustaining losses of about 0.8%. Tech stocks are down after Nasdaq tumbled 2.5% on Wednesday. The Dow Jones ended down 1.5%.