Russian tech/telecom stocks bounce back


Clobbered yesterday by worries about Ukraine tensions and the potential for related sanctions, Russian tech and telecom stocks are rebounding strongly today.

EPAM Systems (EPAM +19%), headquartered in the U.S. but relying heavily on its Russian ops, is the biggest winner. Shares fell 24% yesterday, with their losses steepening following a mid-day Barclays downgrade to Equalweight.

Other gainers: LXFT +18.7%. YNDX +6.4%. QIWI +4.5%. MBT +3%. VIP +1.7%.

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  • WKField
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    And Luxoft (LXFT), with most of their staff in Ukraine, is up at the moment by 19+%. They've done a good job communicating with shareholders along the way as well.
    4 Mar 2014, 03:21 PM Reply Like
  • Eric Jhonsa
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    Thanks for mentioning Luxoft. Added it to the post.
    4 Mar 2014, 03:26 PM Reply Like
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