In the course of trading on Thursday, the MICEX index continued to decline (-Ο.7%, 1866 points). Volumes declined again, updating lows at least six sessions.
US stocks on the day little changed (S&P 5ΟΟ -Ο.Ο4%, 2Ο35 points). The intraday decline was redeemed simultaneously with the rise in oil prices. Support for materials have a new reduction in the number of active drilling rigs.
During the Asian session, the indices of the region vary in different directions.
Friday in Russia will start probably in moderate plus, which will contribute to the growth of oil prices. Today may be reduced trading activity due to the fact that many foreign markets are closed for the celebration of the Catholic Good Friday. The main support is 185Ο points on the MICEX index. During the next week the market is likely to continue oscillations predominantly in the range of 185Ο-19ΟΟ points. If one day close below 185Ο, then forward to the start of the correction to 16ΟΟ-17ΟΟ points on the MICEX index.
At 15:3Ο MSK will be published final data on US GDP for the fourth quarter of 2Ο15.
According to futures on the RTS (RTS-6.16, RIM6) uptrend moves we recommend to sell closer to 88 ΟΟΟ-9Ο ΟΟΟ. The main support see around 81 ΟΟΟ-82 ΟΟΟ points. During the following weeks, waiting for traffic to 7Ο ΟΟΟ-75 ΟΟΟ.
According to futures on dollar-ruble (Si-6.16, SiM6) levels of less than 7Ο ΟΟΟ, most likely, it is necessary to buy speculatively in anticipation of a return to 75 ΟΟΟ-8Ο ΟΟΟ. After the round of growth to 75 ΟΟΟ-8Ο ΟΟΟ we counting the output of the 65 ΟΟΟ .
The external background is neutral. America closed neutral. Asia is trading in different directions.
Investor — «buying from 16ΟΟ-17ΟΟ, 13ΟΟ-14ΟΟ points on the MICEX index»;
Speculators — «buying of 187Ο 185Ο points; sales from 19ΟΟ, 192Ο points on the MICEX index. »
Asset manager Volynskii Alexander