On Tuesday the world’s financial markets finished mainly in the red zone. As such, in Europe the British FTSE 100 fell 0.87 percent down to 6,636.22 points, the German DAX 30 shed 0.11 percent down to 9,290.07 points, and the French CAC 40 dropped 0.57 percent reaching 4,277.57 points.
The Russian RTS index fell 1.21 percent down to 1,416.23 points and the MICEX index – 1.20 percent down to 1,484.37 points.
In the United States, the Dow Jones index ended up at the same level of 16,072.80 points, the NASDAQ grew 0.58 percent up to 4,017.75 points whereas the S&P 500 climbed down by 0.01 percent to 1,802.75 points.
On NYMEX, the price of January WTI oil futures went down by $0.41 and made $93.68 a barrel. On London’s ICE, the price of Brent oil futures for January delivery lowered by $0.12 and reached $110.88 a barrel.
The EUR/USD pair went up, on the contrary. Today the pair is trying to get over the resistance of 1.3581. If the pair gest fixed there, it’ll be free to move to 1.3650.
Anna Gorenkova, NordFX AnalystPublication source