The Russian stock market opened with a drop

The Moscow Exchange Index fell 2.91 percent at the opening of trading

The Russian stock market opened with a drop in major stock indexes on Friday, November 26. At the opening of the main trading session on the Moscow Exchange, the Moscow Exchange index fell to 3832.98 points (minus 2.91 percent), the RTS index – to 1601.01 points (minus 3.89 percent).

By 10: 13 only two of the 15 blue chips of the Moscow Exchange came out in positive territory – Polyus (plus 1.25 percent, to 14,550 rubles per share) and Polymetal (plus 0.12 percent, to 1,358.4 rubles). Rosneft (minus 3.01 percent, to 573.1 rubles), Lukoil (minus 2.98 percent, to 6463 rubles) and Magnit (minus 2.93 percent, to 5878.5 Ruble).

Brent crude oil fell immediately by 3.06 percent, to $ 79.66 per barrel, WTI crude oil – by 3.66 percent, to $ 75.52.