The Russian stock market has opened sharply lower MICEX and RTS


Moscow. July 7. INTERFAX.RU – the Russian stock Market opened on Friday, falling prices blue chips amid a rollback of global platforms and oil, indexes MICEX and RTS per minute bidding lost 1.1-1.6%, and the additional pressure on the indicators had a decrease in papers “Mobile TeleSystems” , “LUKOIL” and “RusHydro” because of the cutoff on the stock exchange the dividend component (including calculations of “T+2”).

By 10:01 GMT MICEX index amounted to 1901,71 points (-1,1%), RTS index – 995,77 points (1.6 million%); ruble prices of most of the major “chips” on the Moscow stock exchange fell within 1%.

The dollar rose to 60.44 rubles (RUB 0.28).

In the fall of ruble are the leaders of the action “LUKOIL” (-4%), “Mobile TeleSystems” (-5,4%), RusHydro (-4,9%), NOVATEK (-0,7%), Magnit (down 0.6%), “Norilsk Nickel” (a -0.7%), Rosneft (-0.7 PCT), Russian grids (-1,1%), Sberbank (-0.7 PCT, “FGC UES” (-1,1%).

Indexes in the U.S. fell at the fastest pace since may amid rising yields of US Treasuries and keeping the price of WTI below $46 per barrel. Investors concerned about the expected tightening of monetary policy around the world, and primarily in the US and the Eurozone.

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