On Tuesday the Russian stock market started with the RTS index growth by 0.4%
The heterogeneous dynamics of “blue chips” was observed at the start of the session on the Russian stock market. The reason for this was the controversial information from the world’s capital markets. At the opening of the session the RTS index has soared by 0.4%, while the MICEX index has slightly changed.
By the morning the MICEX index has been 1985.94 points, while the RTS index – 966.16 points. At the Moscow stock exchange blue chips prices in rubles show the mixed dynamics within 0.9.
According to the “Interfax-CEA” analysts, there is no clearly defined trend in the Russian stock market due to the fact that the oil fields and the global capital markets give controversial signals.
On Monday the growth of the US stock indexes is explained by satisfactory statistics and the continuation of the terms discussion of the Fed interest rates increasing.
Most stock indexes of the Asia-Pacific region are slightly growing on Tuesday, echoing the rise in prices for shares of oil and mining companies. Japan’s Nikkei 225 index has fallen by 0.01%, China’s Shanghai Composite has risen by 0.2%, the Hang Seng has grown by 0.9%, Australia’s S & P / ASX 200 has increased by 0.4%, South Korea’s KOSPI has also risen by 0, 4%.
On Monday the US dollar took its peak for two weeks. This has increased the oil price for those countries, which use other currencies. Today the expectations of an interest rate increase of the Federal Reserve in the near future make the US dollar stronger. Market participants are expecting the US labor market statistics that will be released any day now. The US Central Bank will rely on this information.