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Russian stock market looks overheated

As the external background improved on Tuesday, Russian assets made a new leap to the north with fresh forces, rewriting new highs. After fixing profits on Wall Street, American futures went into a slight plus, European futures are signaling to open in positive territory, which, combined with the resumption of the rise in oil prices, has created conditions for the continuation of the rise in the…
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Investors will be distracted by corporate reports

This week in the United States kicks off the season of corporate reporting, which will open the banking giants on Friday. Investors will be carefully evaluating the results, and given the pandemic factor, companies’ financials may show a fall of up to 40% year on…
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The ruble may soon aim at around 80 per dollar

The Russian currency behaved very calmly during trading on holidays in the Russian Federation. Since the end of December, the USDRUB rate has been locked in a tight range, almost without going beyond 74-75 and reaching its upper limit on Monday. World markets came under…
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Dollar devaluation is canceled, the ruble is testing the 74 mark

The devaluation of the dollar has been paused against the backdrop of rising Treasury yields, which in turn is due to the sale of securities in the US debt market, and this prevents the ruble from growing. However, already today, our currency, which has been behaving relatively stable since the beginning of the year, feels somewhat more confident due to the weakening of the impulse of the…
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World Stock Markets: Year Started With Growth

The end of the past – the beginning of this year is being held in the global markets in a positive manner. The main stock indices are in positive territory since the beginning of the year – Dow Jones, S&P 500 and NASDAQ have added 1.1-1.3%, small…
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Brent crude oil fell symbolically but still holds the $ 56 mark

As a result of trading on Monday, oil fell symbolically after unsuccessful attempts to test the level of $ 56 per barrel, which now acts as the main barrier on the way to new highs. Brent is showing a slight upward bias in today’s morning trading, remaining in a tight trading range. Volatility in the black gold market has eased after a recent rally to fresh highs in February last year…
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The Russian stock market started up in the new year

Last Friday, the Russian stock indices MosExchange (+ 2.49%) and RTS (+ 2.07%) completed the main trading with a strong increase in relation to the levels of the previous close. At the end of the evening session, the Moscow Exchange (IMOEX2) index rose 2.91%. Moreover, the…
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Growth in UST yield on inflationary expectations provokes dollar growth

The transfer of power in the United States is not going smoothly, but the unrest of Trump supporters in Washington against the background of the confirmation of the election results and Biden’s victory did not lead to a noticeable avoidance of risks. The victory of the Democrats in the elections to the Senate in Georgia played a positive role, which led to the monopolization of all news of…
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