The growth is really impressive. The recent deployment of additional issue of ordinary shares of Sberbank of Russia through a public offering even more has added to their popularity. Anyone could acquire the necessary number of shares by filing an application in one of the branches of the Savings Bank. When placing felt the support and interest in the results of the placement of the state because, despite the fact that at the moment placing on the market, were strong corrective mood, the stock price did not drop below the offering price. In the coming years is expected to split (split) shares.
In this case, the equities will become more available to private investors, and therefore more popular. Despite the fact that the efforts of competitors Savings have certain results, the Savings Bank will still be one of the largest banks in Russia. More all of these dynamics change quotes in the future may not be, but Sberbank is still an attractive investment instrument. In the past, one of the leaders in their industry - Yukos, in contrast to Savings Bank, delivered a long-term investors a lot of unpleasant moments. Without going into the reasons which contributed to the "Yukos affair" consider the price dynamics of shares of the issuer. In March 2000, Yukos shares were worth 19 rubles, and in early September 2003 these shares were traded at 515 rubles.
Starting in October 2003, stock quotes, Yukos has been steadily declining under the influence of requirements of the company claims. The outcome of the Yukos affair was the fall of prices shares to the level of 17 rubles in September 2006, ie level of stock prices of companies returned to the six-year minimum (see chart of common shares, file size approximately 100kb). And if the shares of the Savings Bank have the support of the state, then all problems associated with Yukos, on the contrary, were initiated by the State and had a negative impact on the entire stock market. The Moscow Arbitration Court on Aug. 1, 2006 declared Yukos bankrupt, was appointed as bankruptcy trustee. C 20 September 2006 and micex suspended trading in shares at all Yukos. Yukos shares are traded on the stock market now jsc "RTS" Russian Trading System ". Yukos assets currently being sold, and investors, inspired by the growth of stock price of Yukos in 2001-2003, have suffered significant losses