The MICEX index jumped the most for 7 months


MOSCOW, October 15. Russian stock indices at the Moscow stock exchange today grow: MICEX jumped by 1.03% to 1741,02 points – a maximum since March 6, and the RTS added 2.1% to 881,46 item.

Traders on the US futures market lowered estimates of the likelihood of increased interest rates the fed at the next meeting, which became a factor in the recovery in world stock markets and U.S. dollar weakness on the currency market, says the demand for risky assets leading analyst of investment group “OLMA” Anton Startsev.

The price of a futures contract for oil of mark Brent with delivery in November at the auction of the London exchange ICE today fell by 0.71% to $48,8 per barrel.

“The fall in oil prices in recent days is a temporary correction, triggered partly for profit, partly by the resurgence of fears about China and the publication of forecasts of the IEA oil demand in 2016”, – considers analyst IK “Veles the Capital” Vasily Tanurkov.

According to the October forecast, the IEA is expecting the slowdown in demand for oil to 1.2 million barrels a day and expects demand next year level to 95.7 million barrels a day. Slower growth in oil demand in 2016, the IEA’s experts associated with the deceleration of economic growth worldwide.

In leaders of growth on the Moscow stock exchange today were shares of Severstal (+5,4%), preference shares “Transneft” (+3,7%) and NLMK shares (+2.8 percent). In leaders of falling – actions “Gazprom oil” (-2,3%), ALROSA (-2%) and Moscow exchange (-1,5%).