Russian stocks open lower; MICEX index down 0.9% in first minute
MOSCOW. Feb 1 (Interfax) - Russian stocks followed exchanges abroad lower at the open of trading on Monday.
The MICEX index fell 0.93% to 1,406.19 points and the RTS index was down 0.76% to 1,462.54 points. The blue chips posted declines in the range 0.6%-1.8%.
RTS futures were 6.1 points below fair value, indicating moderately negative investors expectations.
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