February 14, 2013 19:12
Russian stock market mood turns sour Thurs
MOSCOW. Feb 14 (Interfax) - The Russian stock market's optimistic attitude turned sour on Thursday after the eurozone published weak GDP data for Q4 2012; decent U.S. labor market statistics were unable to fix its downward turn.
By the end of the day's trade, the MICEX stock index had fallen 1.2% to 1519.22 points, and the RTS index had declined 1.5% to 1588.31 points.
The majority of benchmark stocks on the Moscow Exchange decreased by up to 3.4%, led by MMC Norilsk Nickel (RTS: GMKN) (-3.4%) and followed by Gazprom (RTS: GAZP) (-2.2%), LUKOIL (RTS: LKOH) (-0.3%), NOVATEK (RTS: NVTK) (-1.8%), Rosneft (RTS: ROSN) (-1.9%), Rostelecom (RTS: RTKM) (-1.3%), Surgutneftegas (RTS: SNGS) (-0.7%), Tatneft (RTS: TATN) (-0.8%) and FGC UES (RTS: FEES) (-2.1%).
VTB (RTS: VTBR) performed better than the market, up 1.5% for the day.
Second-tier losers included IDGC Holding (-3.3%), OGK-5 (RTS: OGKE) (-3%), NLMK (RTS: NLMK) (-2.3%) and TGK-9 (RTS: TGKI) (-2.2%).
Second-tier winners were VSMPO-Avisma (RTS: VSMO) (+0.5%), TGK-2 (RTS: TGKB) (+0.5%) and Severstal (RTS: CHMF) (+0.4%).
Combined trading volume on the main Moscow Exchange market for the day came to 51.088 billion rubles (15.396 billion of which in ordinary Sberbank shares, and 9.596 billion of which in VTB shares). In the Standard sector it was $80.4 million, and in the Classica sector - $4.33 million.
(Our editorial staff can be reached at email@example.com)
November 25, 2015
Estonian parliament adopts in first reading ratification of border treaties with Russia
Russia still stands for setting up real anti-terrorist coalition - Ryabkov (Part 2)
Russian, EU diplomats discuss Syria crisis, Palestinian-Israeli settlement
Federal Penitentiary Service sends its officials to inspect penitentiary where underage inmates beaten in Krasnodar territory
Ryabkov: S-400 permanent deployment in Syria not considered
Russia can substitute Turkish veggies, fruits with imports from other countries - Tkachev (Part 2)
Lavrov, Kerry discuss attack on Russian plane in Syria. Russia points at blatant violation of safety flights memorandum - Foreign Ministry
U.S.-led coalition should not allow situations destructive for common fight against terrorism - Ryabkov
MOSCOW HOPES U.S.-LED COALITION TO DRAW LESSONS FROM ATTACK ON SU-24, NOT TO ALLOW SITUATIONS DESTRUCTIVE FOR COMMON CAUSE - RYABKOV IN INTERVIEW WITH INTERFAX
Russia still stands for setting up real anti-terrorist coalition - Ryabkov
Russia can substitute Turkish veggies, fruits with imports from other countries - Tkachev
Daily Headline News for November 25, 2015
LAVROV, KERRY DISCUSS UNACCEPTABLE ACTIONS BY UKRAINIAN AUTHORITIES BLOCKING ELECTRICITY SUPPLIES TO CRIMEA - RUSSIAN FOREIGN MINISTRY