MOSCOW, January 27. The stock indices of the Russian Federation ended the trading session higher. So, the MICEX index (MICEX) by the end of trading on the Moscow stock exchange rose by 2.5% to 1747,57 points, and the RTS jumped 3.19% to 704,87 item.
The cost of futures for oil of mark Brent with delivery in March 2016 on the ICE stock exchange in London increased by 1.8% to $32.4 per barrel, surpassing the mark of 32 million./Barr.
The US Federal reserve’s decision on the key interest rate on Wednesday at 22:00 GMT may support the Russian stock market during tomorrow’s auction, said the Director of analytical Department IK “Golden Hills-Kapital AM” Mikhail Krylov. “Today, after 22:00 GMT rationally wait for the signal that rates in the US may not be raised in March. This will inspire confidence the global stock market, and in particular, American. During the day the MICEX index will grow and can reach up to 1792 points, while the rouble strengthening by 2% will cause a 5% rise in the RTS index up to 736 points,” predicts the expert.
The Russian stock market in recent days has left the scope of consolidation phase, says expert “BCS Express” Vasiliy Karpunin. “At medium speed of trading, the MICEX index is trading just above a round mark of 1700 points. Currently clear ideas about the further movement is not visible, although it is clear that the bulls do not intend to give the initiative. Serious below the nearest support is at 1675-1680, top next obvious resistance only 1755-1770 points”, – says the expert.