Yesterday world financial markets finished mixed. In particular, in Europe the British FTSE 100 grew 0.2 percent up to 6,649.47 points, the German DAX 30 advanced 0.66 percent up to 9,351.13 points, and the French CAC 40 gained 0.36 percent reaching 4,293.06 points.
In Russia, the MICEX index fell 0.60 percent down to 1,475.42 points, and the RTS index shed 0.86 percent down to 1,404.31 points.
In the USA, the Dow Jones index grew 0.15 percent up to 16,097.33 points, the NASDAQ advanced 0.67 percent up to 4,044.75 points, and the S&P 500 went up by 0.25 percent to 1,807.23 points.
The price of January futures for the North Sea petroleum mix of mark Brent Crude Oil rose by $0.43, up to $111.31 a barrel. The price of January futures for light WTI oil lowered by $1.38, down to $92.30 a barrel.
On the Forex market, EUR/USD hasn’t been able to break through the 1.3580 resistance level.
Anna Gorenkova, NordFX AnalystPublication source