MOEX February market report with trading ADV down 2% MoM

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The Moscow Exchange (MOEX) released its February market report with ADV down 2% MoM.

The trading volume of stocks totalled RUB  662 bn in February. The average daily trading volume was RUB 34.9 bln, down 2% MoM. The T+2 sector made up 99.7% of the total secondary market trading volume and the T0 sector accounted for 0.3%.

The MICEX Index was down 8% MoM to 2,035.77 at the end of February from 2,217.39 at the end of January. The dollardenominated RTS Index was down 6% to 1,099.46 from 1,164.15. The cash equity market’s capitalisation depreciated 5% to USD 610.8 bln from USD 640.9 bln.

Monthly changes in blue chips’ closing prices

The following blue chips were down in February:

  • Rosneft ords, by 17.3% (to RUB 331.1 per share),
  • Gazprom ords, by 10.5% (to RUB 153.5 per share),
  • Sberbank ords, by 9.4% (to RUB 156 per share),
  • Surgutneftegas ords, by 9.1% (to RUB 29.4 per share),
  • Lukoil ords, by 8.4% (to RUB 3,086 per share),
  • Federal Grid Company ords, by 7.9% (to RUB 0.214 per share),
  • Rostelecom ords, by 6.5% (to RUB 78.06 per share),
  • Polyus Gold ords, by 4.3% (to RUB 4,450 per share),
  • VTB Bank ords, by 4.2% (to RUB 0.066 per share) and
  • Norilsk Nickel ords, by 3.3% (to RUB 9,311 per share).

Monthly best sellers

This month’s most traded stocks were Sberbank ords (SBER) with a turnover of RUB 137.9 bln (21% of the total), followed by Gazprom (GAZP) with RUB 91.6 bln (14%), Lukoil (LKOH) with RUB 41.5 bln (6%), Norilsk Nickel (GMKN) with RUB 37.5 bln (6%) and Rosneft (ROSN) with RUB 35.1 bln (5%).

Other securities’ turnover totalled RUB 318.7 bln (48% of the total trading volume).

For the complete February report, click here.

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