– The Russian stock market opened on Thursday a decline in blue chips amid the deteriorating external environment – in the world stock markets and oil there has been correction; indexes MICEX and RTS per minute bidding dipped by 0.2-0.4 percent.
By 10:01 GMT MICEX index amounted to 2075,19 paragraph (-0,2%), RTS index – 1121,45 paragraph (-0,4%), ruble prices of most of the chips on the Moscow exchange fell within 1.4%.
Dollar costs of 58.22 RUB/$1 (-8 cents).
Worse than the market in early trading the stock look of “Aeroflot” (-1,4%), Yandex (-1%), Magnit (-0,9%), ALROSA (down 0.6%), Gazprom (down 0.6%), Sberbank (-0.5% and -0,5% “preferred shares”), RusHydro (-0,5%), the “preferred shares” Surgutneftegaz (down 0.6%).
Grown up paper “Bashneft” (+0,9%), Raspadskaya (+0,7%), “Gazprom oil” (+0,2%), Russian grids (+0,2%).
Published in the United States on Wednesday rose, Dow Jones and S&P 500 close to record levels as the Federal reserve system (FRS) improved the assessment of the economic situation in the United States. Meanwhile, the Nasdaq slipped due to weakness in the sector, shares of pharmaceutical and biotech companies.
In Asia on Thursday dominated by the decrease in the indices, with the exception of the grown Japan (+0,5%), investors reduced their activity in anticipation of the submission of the nomination of the next head of the fed. Many analysts suggest that the new chief of the U.S. Central Bank will become a member of the Board of governors of the Federal reserve’s Jerome Powell.
Oil Thursday morning stabilized after a rollback the day before, triggered by increased production of raw materials in the United States.
The price of January futures for Brent crude by 10:01 GMT on Thursday amounted to $60,63 per barrel (+0.2% and -0.7% in Wednesday), December the price of WTI – $54,35 per barrel (+0.1% and -0.2 percent from the day before).