Stock Markets on the Up

September 17, 2013

Yesterday the world’s stock markets finished on the rise. As such, in Europe Britain’s FTSE 100 grew 0.59 percent up to 6,622.86 points, Germany’s DAX 30 advanced 1.22 percent up to 8,613 points, and France’s CAC 40 posted a 0.92 percent rise up to 4,152.22 points.

In Russia, the MICEX index grew 2.06 percent and made 1,470.48 points while the RTS went up by 2.83 percent to 1,436.14 points.

In the United States, the Dow Jones advanced 0.77 percent up to 15,494.78 points, the S&P grew 0.57 percent up to 1,697.60 points whereas the Nasdaq fell 0.12 percent down to 3,717.85 points.

On the commodity market, NYMEX price quotations for October WTI oil futures dropped by $1.62, down to $106.59 a barrel. On London’s ICE, the price of Brent futures for October delivery lowered by $1.63 and reached $110.07 a barrel.   

On the Forex market, EUR/USD is gradually moving to 1.3302.

Anna Gorenkova, NordFX Analyst

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