The Russian stock market opened in red zone

Trading on the Russian stock market began on Thursday with decrease of main indexes: 10:01 GMT the ruble Mosberg index lost 0.13 percent to the previous close and was at around 2914,54 item, dollar-denominated RTS index fell by 0.58% to 1258,70 points, according to data from the Moscow exchange.

As analysts IK “VELES the Capital” Elena Kozhuhova, “the external background at opening of trading on Thursday is ambiguous”. “The price of oil down slightly after rising the day before, and the mood in world stock markets mixed”, — stated in the review of the expert.

At the same time the chief analyst of PSB Bogdan Zvarich indicates that “the total number of cases of infection with coronavirus in the world has already exceeded 17 million people,” and “leaders are the United States, with the number of cases in excess of 4.4 million people.” “In the energy market after a wave of recovery, held a day earlier, there is some correction, while keeping the nearest futures on Brent oil positions above 43.5 dollars per barrel,” — said the expert.

overall, the senior analyst “Alpari Eurasia” Vadim Iosub predicts that “the likely daily corridor index Masuri” will be “within the range of values 2890-2950 points, the RTS index — 1255-1280 points.”