Source Pravda.Ru

Russian stock market needs positive impulse

Some traders point out that the market started calmly this week, withoutserious volumes, which is quite explainable, some investors werecelebrating the Jewish holiday Yom Kippur. Other investors who participatedin the trade at the RTS made deals amounting to only $4.5m. Share priceswere moving in different directions yesterday. The recent issue of newpromissory notes by Gazprom resulted in the selling of the gas holding'sshares, LUKoil was negatively affected by the kidnapping of its vicepresident. Meanwhile, Mosenergo and Rostelecom advanced by 2.5 percent,which was quite good amid other falling securities, experts believe."In other words, it is impossible to make forecasts for this week analyzingyesterday's trade. Only one thing is clear, the market still needs apositive impulse", the traders concluded. .