At the end of the trading session yesterday, the ruble-denominated MICEX index fell by 0.05% to 1,985.69 b.p. the dollar-denominated RTS was in negative territory at 0.35%, its value was 658.67 b.p. Trading volume on the securities from the calculation base of the MICEX index was up against Monday and totaled 22,499.RUB 0 billion Negative factor for the Russian trading platforms was the decline in oil futures.
Shares of AFK “Sistema” (-0.24%) reacted negatively to the data on the decrease the Issuer’s net profit in II quarter of 2016.
Strong increases were shares of “Aeroflot” (+5.1%), support to quotations was rendered by the publication of positive financial statements under IFRS for 6 months.
The leaders of growth were noted and the shares of ALROSA (+2.38%), are in high demand after the publication of strong statements. Semi-annual revenue grew by 42%.
Atsigerti were: “OGK-2” (-2.87%), inter RAO (-1.66%), rosseti (-1.62%), TGC-1 (-1.5%), Pharmstandard (-1.37%), “Masuria” (-1.29%), Sberbank (up 1.11%), RusHydro (-1.02%). Positive trend was showed by “VSMPO-AVISMA” (+3.24%), “Sollers” (+2.38%), “MRSK the Center (+2.2%), Mechel (up+2.13%), “Polymetal” (+2.05%), Raspadskaya (+2.04%), MTS (+1.99%).
The Russian ruble showing some weakness, slightly less and the dollar and the Euro.