Stock market: Russian investors are active before the weekend

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External background trading session in Europe a little bit deteriorated, which is reflected in the moods of the Russian investors, who also took a cautious stance in anticipation of a key for the oil market solutions trump on the nuclear deal with Iran. Brent is trading virtually unchanged in anticipation of this event. Afternoon index Mosberg losses within 0.5%, and RTS has dipped by 1.3% in response to the weakening of the ruble, which is inferior even to the Euro, renewing lows in 2018 in tandem with the dollar.
The majority of the most liquid securities settled in negative territory. More than 2% to lose the action “the Renaissance” and quotes of “Dixie” and “savings” – a little less than 2%. Paper VTB cheaper much more modest 0.25%. Better than market looked shares of “IDGC of the South”, which soared almost 6%. For the first quarter of the current year the company, part of Russian grids, collected from debtors 1.2 billion rubles for services of electric power transmission.
Quotes MMK reduced by 1.8% after reporting. In the first quarter net profit of the plant increased by almost 16% yoy. EBITDA according to IFRS for the reporting period decreased by 5.4% compared to the fourth quarter of 2017. The company’s net profit fell 26% to $279 million
The President of the United States will issue its verdict on Iran at 21.00 GMT., after closing of the domestic spaces, which will play this event on Thursday. End of session indices are unlikely to be able to leave on positive territory, even if the American markets open on a positive note.
Igor Kovalyov,
InstaForex companies group