Due to positive statistics from China, yesterday world financial markets closed mainly on the rise, with the exception of European stock exchanges. Thus, the British FTSE 100 fell 0.03 percent down to 6,530.74 points, the German DAX climbed up by 0.01 percent to 8,276.32 points whereas the French CAC 40 dropped 0.22 percent down to 4,040.33 points.
On the Russian floor, the MICEX index grew 2 percent up to 1,451.54 points while the RTS index advanced 2.4 percent up to 1,380.37 points.
In the USA the Dow Jones gained 0.94 percent getting up to 15,063.12 points, the NASDAQ grew 1.26 percent up to 3,706.18 points, and the S&P 500 advanced 1 percent up to 1,671.71 points.
On the commodity market, London’s ICE Futures Europe saw the official price of Brent oil lower by $2.40, down to $113.72 points. On NYMEX the price of WTI oil fell by $1.01 and made $109.52 a barrel.
On the Forex market, EUR/USD went up to the resistance level 1.3275. In the nearest future the pair may reach 1.3350. At this point, it’s hard to predict the pair’s further movement.
Anna Gorenkova, NordFX AnalystPublication source