MOEX Russia won 0.32% to hit a new all-time high in the vicinity of Moscow.
Sberbank Rossii PAO (MCX: SBER) added 2.39% or 5.68 points to end 243.68 and NK Rosneft PAO (MCX: ROSN) rose 2.31% or 9.60 points to 425.50 in late trading. Meanwhile, the best performers of the session at MOEX Russia were Rosseti ao (MCX: RSTI), which rose 2.43% or 0.0250 points to trade at 1.0550 at the end.
Ros Agro PLC (MCX: AGRODR) decreased 2.15% or 16 points to end 727 and Polyus OAO (MCX: PLZL) was below 2.00% or 102.0 points at 4990.0. The worst representatives of the session were NPK OVK PAO (MCX: UWGN), which fell 2.48% or 11.4 points to trade at 447.6 at the end.
Falling stocks were larger than those advancing on the Moscow Stock Exchange from 135 to 98 and 14 were closed unchanged.
Shares in Sberbank Rossii PAO (MCX: SBER) increased at 52-week levels; to 2.39% or 5.68 to 243.68. The shares in Rosseti ao (MCX: RSTI) rose to 52-week levels; up 2.43% or 0.0250 to 1.0550.
The Russian VIX, which measured the implied volatility of MOEX Russia’s options, was down 0.82% to 20,470.
Somewhere in commodity trade, crude oil in May increased 0.98% or 0.63 to capture $ 64.61 per barrel, while Brent’s oil contract rose by 1.42% or 1.00 in June to trade at $ 71.61 per barrel. Gold futures for June delivery rose 0.41% or 5.35 to $ 1313.65 a troy ounce.
USD / RUB decreased from 1.04% to 64.2286, while EUR / RUB fell 1.00% to 72.4025.
US Dollar Index Income Index declined 0.11% to 96.507./Investing.com