MOEX Russia, RTS indexes rising by end of trading day

TASS Russian News Agency | Apr 7, 2020 at 4:43 PM

MOSCOW, April 7. /TASS/. Russian exchange indexes ended the trading day on Tuesday with an upward trend. The ruble-denominated MOEX Russia Index grew by 0.46% to 2,634.74 points at the close of today's trade on the Moscow Exchange. The dollar-denominated RTS index added 1.51% and climbed to 1,099.76 points.

The dollar declined by 0.72% against the ruble to 75.48 rubles. The euro rose 0.17% and amounted to 82.2 rubles. Brent oil futures with settlement in June 2020 declined by 0.91% on the London's ICE to $32.97 per barrel.

Chances of the market growth are present with high risks for such outlook, Alexander Osin from Freedom Finance says.

MOEX Russia Index is likely to be in the range of 2,490-2,650 points tomorrow, Freedom Finance forecasts. BCS Premier predicts the range of 2,580-2,660 points.