The trade on the Russian stock market became more active in the afternoon.The trade volume has amounted to $8.2m at the RTS. RAO UES andSurgutneftegas shares have been bought actively. "Futures of US stockindices still point to a positive opening of US markets, oil rates are alsopositive, so our market is growing amid this information. At the same timethere is a demand for our securities from foreign buyers", traders pointout. "A cautious optimism is dominating on the market, but still, it isnecessary to wait for the development of the situation abroad. If there areno negative events on September 11, investors' inspiration may result inthe advance in prices on US markets, and, in this event, our market willalso have chances to go up. Moreover, world oil prices remain high andthere are no preconditions for a noticeable drop", experts believe..
The US is going to ban exports of Iranian oil to the world market from November 5 of this year. In turn, Iran threatens to block the passage of oil tankers of the Gulf countries through the Strait of Hormuz
The World Cup that is about to finish in Russia has shown that the Western propaganda machine has failed to create the image of Russia as a monster with "many tentacles." By and large, the Russians and the Ukrainians are close to each other