Moscow. October 16. The shares opened on Friday by rising prices blue chips on improved external stock and commodity markets, the MICEX and RTS per minute bidding rose 0.7% to 1.8%.
By 10:01 Moscow time, the MICEX index amounted to 1744,55 points (+0,7%), RTS index – 892,12 points (+1,8%), ruble prices of most blue chips on the Moscow exchange grew within 1.3%.
This morning the dollar grew to ruble amounted 61.41 (+1 kopek).
Increased rouble value of the shares of VTB (+1,2%), Gazprom (+0,8%), “Gazprom oil” (+0,3%), LUKOIL (+0.7 Percent), Magnit (+0.8%) And “Mobile TeleSystems” (+0,6%), “Norilsk Nickel” (+0,7%), “Polyus Gold” (+0,2%), “Rosneft” (+1%), “Rostelecom” (+0,7%), Sberbank (+1.3 percent), “Surgutneftegaz” (+0,7%), “Tatneft” (+0,9%), “FGC UES” (+0,3%).
Positive for the stock market also became fresh weekly statistics Emerging Portfolio Fund Research (EPFR) on the continuation of inflows of non-residents in Russian assets – net cash inflow to the funds investing in the shares of the Russian Federation, during the week 8 to 14 October totaled $34 million against inflow of $100,5 million a week earlier.
As reported in the review of Gazprombank, with the beginning of the year net cash outflow from funds investing in Russian shares, declined to $1 billion.
Indexes in the USA have the day before grown more than on 1%, in Asia on Friday positive dynamics of weakly sank U.S. stock futures (contract on the S&P 500 fell 0.1%) and again exceeded $50 per barrel oil.
Markets rise on easing expectations of growth rates of fed – optimism led to the rise of the world market capitalization at us $4.1 trillion in October. Investors rejoice in each new signal that the U.S. Central Bank may delay tightening of loan costs for the next year, reports Bloomberg.
Important macroeconomic statistics on the USA released in recent days point to the weakness of the American economy and reduce the probability of the fed rate in 2015. As it became known on Thursday, annual inflation in the U.S. in September was zero instead of an anticipated reduction, while prices excluding food and energy rose 1.9% versus the expected 1.8 percent.
The probability of increasing the cost of lending in the U.S. before the end of the current year, by estimations of traders, is 27% versus 70% at the beginning of August; at the end of September the waiting was 41%. Now the attention of market participants switched to data on the growth of China’s GDP for the third quarter, which will be released next Monday.
Oil is rising after declining in the four previous trading sessions amid a rally in global stock markets, the positive impact on investor sentiment was provided by the news that the Ministry of energy of the Russian Federation on 21 October to take part in the expert meeting of representatives of OPEC and other oil-producing countries in anticipation of the next summit of the cartel, scheduled for December 4th.
Futures for Brent oil for November worth $50,25 per barrel (+1%), the price of WTI is $47,56 per barrel (+1.5 percent).