MOSCOW, October 14. The MICEX index (MICEX) by the end of trading on the Moscow stock exchange rose by 0.13% to 1723,01 points, and RTS has decreased on 0,37% to 863,31 item.
Earlier during today’s trading, the MICEX index was in negative territory, while the RTS index fell stronger.
Unexpected reversal of the Russian stock indices up on Wednesday at the end of trading due to the strengthening of the ruble, – considers the Director of analytical Department IK “Golden Hills-Kapital AM” Mikhail Krylov. “The Russian currency rose after the US released negative data on retail and production prices. During the day you can wait for the return of the domestic stock exchange to 850 points on RTS and 1710 points on the Moscow interbank stock exchange” – says Krylov.
On the side of sellers of Russian stocks is now playing the oil continues to consolidate below $50 per barrel for Brent oil, says expert “BCS Express” Ivan Kopeikin.
Wednesday during trading on the exchange ICE in London the cost of futures for oil of mark Brent with delivery in November fell by 0.71% to 48,89 dollars per barrel.
“Oil could rise to resume in the near future, given a number of positive factors. In particular, based on recent statistics of China, the increase in oil imports in China in September rose to 6.83 million barrels per day with 6, 29 million in August. The number of rigs in the U.S. continues to decline, and gradually begins heating season, which may increase the demand for this type of materials. So expect the resumption of the upward trend of oil probably will not last long,” – says Kopeikin.
The leaders of growth following the results of today’s trading on the Moscow exchange were the shares of “Aerolot” (+5,5%), Dixy (+3,8%) and Sberbank (+2.1 percent), and leaders of falling – actions “MRSK the Center” (-3,8%), and DDR “RUSAL” (term and 1.9%) and FGC UES (-1,8%).