Yesterday world financial markets finally managed to break out of a prolonged slump. In Europe, the British FTSE 100 fell 0.09 percent down to 6,538.45 points, the German DAX grew 0.39 percent up to 9,373.48 points, and the French CAC 40 advanced 0.55 percent up to 4,180.02 points.
In Russia, the MICEX index gained 0.01 percent and stopped at 1,463.20 points while the RTS index grew 0.99 percent up to 1,320.90 points.
In the USA, the Dow Jones advanced 0.70 percent up to 15,848.61 points, the NASDAQ picked up 1.77 percent reaching 4,123.13 points, and the S&P 500 grew 1.13 percent up to 1,794.19 points.
The price of March futures for the North Sea petroleum mix of mark Brent Crude Oil rose by $0.44, up to $107.85 a barrel. The price of light WTI oil futures for March went down by $0.05, to $97.36 a barrel.
On the Forex market, EUR/USD closed with a sharp fall. Now the pair is only a short distance to go down to the daily long-term MA. From that moment, one can start looking for entry points.
Anna Gorenkova, NordFX AnalystPublication source