Telecoms Up as Sector Seen Insulated From Trade Worries -- Telecoms Roundup

03/08/18 05:12 PM EST

Shares of telecommunications companies rose as traders bet the sector would fare well regardless of tariff policy. T-Mobile US rose after analysts at one brokerage said the discount carrier was poised to gain. Officers from activist hedge fund Elliott Management are set to meet Friday with the chief executive of Telecom Italia, the Italian carrier in which Elliott has built a stake, The Financial Times reported.


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March 08, 2018 17:12 ET (22:12 GMT)

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