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MOEX Russia index on May 15: gains after the close of trading

MOEX Russia index on May 15: gains after the close of trading

This year, the markets have recorded continuous fluctuations. (information)

Positive day for Russia mox indicatorwhich ended the session on Wednesday, May 15, with slight increases in 0.3%even the 3,475.30 points. he Russia mox indicator record max 3,476.49 points The minimum number 3,462.86 points. Trading range for Russia mox indicator Between the highest and lowest points (maximum and minimum) during this day I stood at 0.39%.

Taking into account last week, Russia mox indicator Record an increase in 1.44%so on an annual basis it still maintains an increase in 32.33%. he Russia mox indicator A is located 0.11% Below this year’s maximum (3479.17 points) and a 11.02% Higher than his minimum rating so far this year (3130.23 points).

Stock index It is an indicator that shows how the price of a particular group of assets is evolvingwhich takes data from different companies or sectors in a part of the market.

These indicators are mainly used by each country’s stock exchanges Each of them can be combined by companies with specific characteristics Such as having a similar market capitalization or belonging to the same industry. Additionally, there are some indices that take into account only a handful of stocks to determine their value or others that take into account hundreds of stocks.

Stock market indices act as Stock market confidence index, business confidence, national and global economic health, and stock investment performance And company shares. If investors lack confidence, stock prices tend to fall.

Likewise, they work to measure Asset manager performance Allow investors to compare profitability and risk; Measure financial asset opportunities or create portfolios.

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This type of indicator began to be used at the end of the nineteenth century Journalist Charles H. Dao. He looked closely at how stocks of companies tended to rise or fall in price together, so he created two indexes: one containing the 20 most important railroad companies (because they were the most important industry at the time), plus 12 stocks from other railroad companies. Business types

Nowadays there are many indicators and They can be grouped based on their location, sectors, company size or also asset type.For example, the US Nasdaq index consists of the 100 largest companies largely related to technology such as Apple (AAPL), Microsoft (MSFT), Amazon (AMZN), Facebook (FB), Alphabet (GOOG), Tesla (TSLA), Nvidia ( NVDA), PayPal (PYPL), Comcast (CMCSA), Adobe (ADBE).

Each stock index has its own calculation methodBut the key element is the market capitalization of each company that comprises it. This is obtained by multiplying the daily value of a stock on the corresponding stock market by the total number of shares on the market.

Required by companies listed on the stock market Provide balance Of its composition. The said report must be published every three or six months, as appropriate.

Reading a stock index also requires analyzing its changes over time. Current indicators always open at a fixed value based on stock prices On the start date, but not everyone follows this method. Therefore, it can lead to inaccuracy.

If one index increases by 500 points in one day, while another adds only 20 points, the former may appear to have generated a better return. However, if the former started the day at 30,000 points and the latter at 300, we can conclude that, in percentage terms, the gains of the latter were more pronounced.

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between the Major stock indices in the US Federation There is the Dow Jones Industrial Average, commonly known as… Dow Jones, consisting of 30 companies. also, Standard & Poor’s 500Which includes 500 of the largest companies on the New York Stock Exchange. Finally, we must mention Nasdaq 100which connects 100 of the largest non-financial companies.

On the other hand, the most prominent indicators Europe she Eurostoxx 50, which covers the 50 most important companies in the euro area. On the other hand, the DAX 30It is the main German index that contains the strongest companies on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. the FTSE 100 index From the London Stock Exchange; he CAC 40 From the Paris Stock Exchange; And the Ibex 35from the Spanish stock market.

in Asian continentwe have the Nikki 225, consisting of the 225 largest companies on the Tokyo Stock Exchange. And there too SSE Composite IndexIt is considered one of the most prominent companies in China, and it consists of the most prominent companies on the Shanghai Stock Exchange. The same role he played Hang Seong Index In Hong Kong and Cosby In South Korea.

We’re talking about Latin America regionYou have Consumer price indexwhich contains 35 reputed companies on the Mexican Stock Exchange (BMV). At least a third of them are part of the ownership of businessman Carlos Slim.

Another is Bovespa, consisting of the 50 most important companies on the Sao Paulo Stock Exchange; he Merval From Argentina; he IPSA From Chile; he MSCI COOLCAP From Colombia; he cry Caracas, consisting of 6 companies from Venezuela.

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Likewise, there are other types of global stock indices such as MSCI Latin AmericaWhich includes the most important 137 companies in Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru.

Likewise, there MSCI WorldWhich includes 1,600 companies from 23 developed countries; he MSCI Emerging MarketsIt consists of more than 800 companies from developing countries; And the Standard & Poor’s Global 100consisting of the 100 most powerful multinational companies on the entire planet.