On Tuesday, stock markets closed mainly with a rise of major indices. Europe saw the British FTSE 100 go up by 0.73 percent to 6,774.73 points, the German DAX grow 0.48 percent up to 9,022.04 points and the French CAC 40 advance 0.62 percent up to 4,278.09 points.
In Russia, the MICEX index grew 0.31 percent up to 1,516.17 points whereas the RTS index fell 0.10 percent down to 1,491.56 points.
In the USA, the Dow Jones index gained 0.72 percent reaching 15,680.35 points, the S&P advanced 0.56 percent up to 1,771.95 points, and the NASDAQ grew 0.31 percent up to 3,952.34 points.
On the commodity market, the NYMEX price of December WTI oil futures rose by $0.83, up to $98.68 a barrel. On London’s ICE, the price of Brent oil futures for December delivery went up by $2.68, to $109.61 a barrel.
On the Forex market, EUR/USD is experiencing a correction. The US Federal Open Market Committee ends its meeting tomorrow. It should make a final decision whether to roll back the quantitative easing program or to continue with it.
Anna Gorenkova, NordFX AnalystPublication source