Oil has appreciated by 0.33%, the ruble remains without movement

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The price of oil (November futures) on Thursday, 6 September 15.00 rose 0.3% to 77.50 dollars per barrel for Brent.
The market of “black gold” slightly grows after landing the day before. The American petroleum Institute (API) reported last week reduction of stocks of “black gold” in the United States by 1.17 million barrels. Today will be published official data of the us Department of energy for this reason.
The ruble on Thursday changes little around the previous close. The absence of strong signals to keep players from taking action, especially because the CBR is trying to contain the attacks of the ruble “bears”. So, the Director of the Department of monetary policy of the regulator Alexey Zabotkin said that the OST of the Central Bank will remain reasonably firm until at least 2019. And the head of the Ministry Maxim Oreshkin does not see long-term reasons for the weakening of the ruble.
In the end the dollar to 14.58 GMT increased from the start of trading at 0.1% to 68,35 of the ruble, the Euro by 0.15% to 79,51 of the ruble. The ruble price of a barrel of Brent crude hovering around the level of 5.3 thousand.
Until the end of the day, the U.S. currency will be in the range of 67.8-69 rubles, euros – in the hallway at 78.8-80.2 per ruble.
Ivan Marchena,
GK Forex Club