Moscow. June 14. INTERFAX.RU – the Russian stock Market opened Wednesday bipolar dynamics of prices of blue chips and indices on the background of falling oil prices and the strengthening of the ruble, the MICEX and RTS per minute bidding has changed within 0.1%.
By 10:01 Moscow time, the MICEX index amounted to 1862,3 points (+0.1%), RTS index – 1029,8 paragraph (-0,1%); ruble prices of most of the major “chips” on “Moscow stock exchange” has changed in the range of 1%.
The dollar sank to 56.96 ruble (ruble -0,03).
The ruble has risen in price the shares of “Gazprom oil” (+0,6%), “Gazprom” (+0,2%), LUKOIL (+0.3%) And “Mobile TeleSystems” (+0,8%), “Norilsk Nickel” (+0,4%), Russian grids (+0,3%), “RusGidro” (+0,4%), “Severstal” (+0,4%), “Surgutneftegaz” (+0,5%), “Tatneft” (+0,3%).
Cheaper paper “Magnet” (-0,2%), “Masuri” (-0,2%), Rosneft (-0.4 per cent), Sberbank (-0.4 per cent).
Published in the United States on Tuesday rose, but workloads Asia and U.S. stock futures (contract on the S&P 500 index dipped 0.1%). The us Federal reserve meeting ends on June 14, and the vast majority of traders expects the Central Bank will raise key interest rate (the rate on Federal funds, federal funds rate) by 0.25 percentage points, to 1-1. 25% per annum. Following the meeting will be held the speech of the fed Janet Yellen.
Also on Tuesday it became known that the producer price index (PPI) in the U.S. in may rose 2.4% in annual terms, whereas the experts on average expected increase of 2.3%. Compared with April, the indicator has not changed, which coincided with the forecast of the market.
The Chinese market dipped 1.4%. The growth rate of industrial production in China in may was 6.5% yoy, i.e. at the level of the previous month. Meanwhile, retail sales in the country last month increased by 10.7% compared to the same month of the previous year, with the beginning of the year growth was 10.3%. Both indicators have coincided with expectations of the market.
In the oil market prices dip on Wednesday signals a second consecutive week of growth of stocks of fuel in the United States. The cost of the August futures for Brent crude by 10:01 Moscow time on Wednesday was $48,44 per barrel (down 0.6% and +0,9% on Tuesday), July the price of WTI – $46,11 per barrel (-0,8% +0,8% yesterday).