Last Friday stock markets closed on the up. European indices finished trading as follows – the British FTSE 100 grew 0.70 percent up to 6,695.55 points, the German DAX 30 also gained 0.70 percent reaching 9,695.77 points, and the French CAC 40 advanced 0.79 percent up to 4,484.55 points.
In Russia, the MICEX index grew 1.2 percent up to 1,382.41 points and the RTS index – 1.92 percent up to 1,233.93 points.
In the United States, the Dow Jones picked up 1.41 percent making 16,395.88 points, the NASDAQ advanced 1.75 percent up to 4,351.97 points, and the S&P 500 grew 1.53 percent up to 1,873.91 points.
On the IСE Futures Europe, the price of the Brent oil barrel rose by $0.57 and made $106.72. The NYMEX price of the WTI oil barrel went up by $0.85 and got to $101.14.
On Friday on the Forex market, EUR/USD reached 1.3671. The pair can continue to move to 1.3660 but at a slower pace now.
Anna Gorenkova, NordFX AnalystPublication source