October 26, 2012 19:29
Russian stock market falls to early Sept levels
MOSCOW. Oct 26 (Interfax) - The Russian stock market finished out the week with a decline to early September levels on the backdrop of negative dynamics in the U.S., despite strong U.S. GDP data for the third quarter.
By the end of Friday's trade, the MICEX stock index had fallen 0.9% to 1433.52 points, and the RTS index had dropped 1.1% to 1441.38 points.
The majority of benchmark stocks on the MICEX-RTS stock exchange decreased by up to 3.8%, led by FGC UES (RTS: FEES) (-3.8%) and followed by Gazprom (RTS: GAZP) (-0.8%), Lukoil (RTS: LKOH) (-2.2%), NOVATEK (RTS: NVTK) (-1.8%), MMC Norilsk Nickel (RTS: GMKN) (-1.4%), Rosneft (RTS: ROSN) (-0.1%), Rostelecom (RTS: RTKM) (-1.2%), Sberbank of Russia (RTS: SBER) (-1%), Surgutneftegas (RTS: SNGS) (-0.6%) and Tatneft (RTS: TATN) (-1.1%).
The day's winners were VTB (RTS: VTBR) (+1.8%), Gazprom Neft (RTS: SIBN) (+0.2%) and Polyus Gold (RTS: PLZL) (+0.6%).
Second-tier losers included AFK Sistema (RTS: AFKS) (-4.8%), TGK-1 (RTS: TGKA) (-4.5%), Belon (-4%), Raspadskaya (RTS: RASP) (-3.2%) and IDGC Center and Volga (RTS: MRKP) (-3%).
Second-tier gainers were KamAZ (RTS: KMAZ) (+1.8%), Magnit (RTS: MGNT) (+1.4%), Transneft (RTS: TRNF) (+1.1%) and Uralkali (RTS: URKA) (+1%).
Combined trading volume on the main MICEX-RTS market for the day came to 29.64 billion rubles (6.836 billion rubles of which in ordinary Sberbank shares). In the Standard sector it was $81.793 million, and in the Classica sector - $4.891 million.
(Our editorial staff can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org)
June 26, 2017
French president speaks for new 'Normandy four' meeting
Macron calls Russia aggressor in Donbas
Medvedev: 2018-2020 budget must support economic growth
Kazakhstan-based AllurGroup starts JAC car deliveries to Tajikistan
CENTRAL BANK OF RUSSIA RUBLE EXCHANGE RATES FROM 27.06.2017
Information that St. Petersburg attack plotters used Telegram gives rise to questions - Durov
Lenta distributes 332,400 new GDR for $1.96 mln among execs
RusHydro most likely to place Eurobonds for 10 bln-15 bln rubles in Sept - manager (Part 2)
Assistant Secretary Jones to represent U.S. in next round of Astana talks - source
Russia, Ukraine plan to sign new contract on uranium supplies in July-August - IUEC (Part 2)
Speakers of Eurasian countries' parliaments to gather in 2018 in Europe - Slutsky
KIRILL ANDROSOV DEPARTS AEROFLOT BOARD OF DIRECTORS, ASKED NOT TO BE NOMINATED FOR VOTE
Uzbek Central Bank hiking refi rate from 9% to 14% on June 28