The Russian stock market opened on a positive note

Trading on the Russian stock market kicked off Friday with growth of main indexes: 10:01 GMT the ruble Mosberg index added 0.87 percent to the previous close and was at around 2907,64 item, dollar-denominated RTS index rose 1.56% to 1251,54 points, according to data from the Moscow exchange.

As analysts IK “VELES the Capital” Elena Kozhuhova, “the external background at the opening of trading Friday is ambiguous”. “Oil prices are rising slightly after falling the day before, and the mood in world stock markets mixed”, — stated in the review of the expert.

Meanwhile, analysts say ITI Capital, “number of identified cases of coronavirus in the US again exceeded 70 thousand, the number of deaths rose to the highest level in more than a month.” “The number of confirmed infections in the United States exceeded 4.4 million across the country for the day, there were more than 1.4 thousand deaths, bringing the total number of deaths reached 151 thousand,” — experts underline.

moreover, it indicates the head of the Department of economic and sector analysis, PSB Eugene Loktionov, yesterday released a “preliminary estimate, real GDP in the 2nd quarter, according to which there was a noticeable decrease analiziranih increased by 32.9% for the quarter, and the GDP deflator unexpectedly, for the first time since 1949, was markedly negative, amounting to minus 2.1 percent”.

overall, the Deputy head of IAC “Alpari” Natalia Milchakova predicts that “today the RTS index will hold an auction in the hallway of 1220-1240 points, while the index of Masuri — in the range 2870-2890 points.”