The Russian stock market is relatively stable
On the Russian stock market the situation is relatively neutral. The focus today will be the auction from the Ministry of Finance on placement of OFZ. According to the results, we can determine the appetite of investors and how to increase the demand for ruble-denominated investments. If, indeed, we will see the demand, it will be a positive for the national currency and it is likely that the ruble will trade below 63 rubles to the dollar. But it is worth considering that external background is for the Russian market is an important factor of influence.
Today the market opening index Mosberg increased by 0,446%, compared with yesterday, while the RTS index rose by 0,538%. The main leaders of growth of the Russian stock market include the following companies: Deka – rose. 3,55%; Rossetto added 1,17%; Татнфт3ао – rose by 1.21%. In General, the situation on the Russian market today is relatively calm. The rise in oil prices is positive overall effect on the market.
As for the U.S. stock market, the growth leaders were companies that otnosites to technology and oil sectors. But it is not served as a significant driver of growth for the indexes in General. The Dow Jones closed at 24117,0, approaching important from the point of view of technical analysis support level 24000,0. And the S&P500 index closed at 2711,76. As for the US financial sector, the banking sector recorded a significant decrease of quotations of stocks on the background yield of US Treasuries.
Support for the S&P500 index had shares of the companies: Chevron Corp (NYSE: CVX) rose 1.4 percent, Exxon Mobil Corp (NYSE: XOM) rose 1.1%, ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) added 1.7%. Also note the strengthening of the NASDAQ was due to the growth of some companies of the technological sector: Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) gained 1.6%, and Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) gained 1.3 percent, Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) rose 0.8%, Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) rose 1.5%, Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) has added 0.7 percent.
Under pressure was the company Harley-Davidson Inc (NYSE: HOG). Dipped 0.8 percent, and American Express (NYSE: AXP) fell 0.4%. In General, the situation on the us stock market is not stable. Many investors are concerned about the situation related to the restrictions on Chinese companies. So, we will see more correction in the market until there are a significant portion of investor capital with respect to all sectors traded on the stock exchange.
The expert of the company,
“International financial center”