Source Pravda.Ru

Russian stocks fall amid negative news from US stock market

The majority of highly liquid shares opened lower on the Russian stockmarket today. On the Moscow Interbank Currency Exchange, RAO UES securitiesfell by 4.5 percent; Mosenergo and Sberbank shares also dropped noticeably.Securities of oil companies are more stable; it seems that investors arewaiting for a new correction on the oil market. Meanwhile, US futures aredemonstrating positive dynamics, which can also support the market. Itlooks like energy and telecom shares will retreat noticeably today; aconsiderable decrease in the fuel sector should not be expected..