on Friday, the ruble was relatively stable before the decision of the Bank of Russia’s key rate, then strengthened, reflecting previously implemented by the oil prices growth. Oil prices are unable to test the strength of $ 43 per barrel and were adjusted in the late afternoon. Profit-taking on long positions was also seen in the ruble, says Shulgin.

this last Friday, June 12, the Russian currency has hit the level of 69.2 rubles to the dollar, four times, on different days, including last Friday, says the analyst. But to gain a foothold below has not yet managed trading ended at around 69.44 rubles to the dollar.

By the end of this week, investors in the stock market, there may be a reason to sell off part of the stock portfolio on the release of the official data on corporate profits in the U.S., which are projected to show a decline, notes the analyst of Department of financial operations in financial markets SMP Bank Kostyantyn Fenchenko. The reduction of the key rate of Bank of Russia from 5.5% to 4.5% per annum significant effect on the position of the ruble will not, he says. According to the forecast Fenchenko, the Russian currency this week will fluctuate in the range 69-69,5 rubles per dollar.