As of 11:32 Moscow time, the securities were traded at 6,193 rubles per piece (+ 39%).
Sales on the Russian stock market continue to prevail on Thursday.
By 10:42 Moscow time, the dollar exchange rate was at 73.8 rubles.
Russian stocks opened higher on Thursday as the MOEX Index added 0.43% to 3,451.69 points, while the RTS Index gained 0.87% to 1,475 points.
The Russian stock indices showed mixed dynamics in the course of trading on the Moscow Exchange on Wednesday.
Russian stocks opened lower on Wednesday as the MOEX Index lost 0.1% to 3,491.81 points, while the RTS Index slipped by 0.07% to 1,493.48 points.
As of 10:31 am, the dollar exchange rate was up by 0.23% at 73.81 rubles, while the euro was trading at 89.11 rubles (-0.18%).
Shares of Russia’s aluminium producer Rusal gained 6.7% as trading opened on Moscow Exchange on Wednesday to 39.99 rubles per share.
The ruble-denominated MOEX Russia Index rose by 0.38%, to 3,495.26 points, the dollar-denominated RTS Index fell by 0.12% to 1,494.58 points.
Russia plans to create an exchange for trading of greenhouse gas emission quotas, Deputy Energy Minister Pavel Sorokin says on Tuesday at the 8th Conference on strategic cooperation between Russia and Germany.