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Verizon Rises 16% to Lead Dow in 2016

While the Dow Jones Industrial Average is up a scant 0.5% for the year so far to 17,5154.73, as of Thursday's close, telecom giant Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) has ...
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Merrill Lynch Sees Verizon Deal Making the Huge Frontier Dividend Safer

Frontier Communications Corp. (NASDAQ: FTR) has the highest dividend yield in the S&P 500 Index, outside of the energy sector. This is one of those dividends that has been very ...
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Should Employers Ban Cell Phones and Social Media at Work?

The pendulum of balancing one's work life and private life can swing wildly through most of our careers. There is also the constant push-pull that takes place between employers and ...
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Can Amazon Help Comcast Fend Off Telecom and Satellite Rivals?

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has set a deal with Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) to sell cable packages online. Comcast could use the help as telecom fiber to the home, satellite ...
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Verizon Up 15% to Lead Dow Stocks

Shares of phone and communications conglomerate Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) have risen 15.19% to $53.24, which makes them the best performing among all components of the Dow Jones Industrial Average in ...
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T-Mobile Rolls Out More Video Services in Binge On Plan

T-Mobile US Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS) is continuing to break down walls in the telecom space with its most recent “Un-carrier” initiative, Binge On. This service allows for customers to stream ...
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Verizon Is Best Performing Dow Stock

Despite the past two weeks' recovery to over 17,000, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is down 1.2% for the year so far to 17,213.31. Against that trend, Verizon Communications Inc. ...
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Cable Companies Added 3 Million Broadband Subscribers in 2015

The top 17 cable and telephone providers, representing some 94% of the U.S. market, added a net new 3.1 million subscribers in 2015. The cable companies, led by Comcast Corp. ...
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Verizon Is Best Performing Dow Stock, Up 12% in 2016

Despite a recent recovery to over 17,000, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is down 2.4% for the year so far to 17,006.77. Against that trend, Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) ...
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Top US Wireless Carriers in 2015 Q4

Researchers at Strategy Analytics have put together a ranking of the top eight U.S. wireless carriers in the fourth quarter of 2015 based on a variety of metrics. Measured by ...
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Why Verizon and AT&T Are Both Hitting New 52-Week Highs

Isn't the world of telecom a boring, dead-end sector just reserved for old conservative dividend investors? Apparently not. With all the stock market volatility we have seen in 2016, it ...
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Analysts Now Showing That AT&T Will Win From Cord-Cutters

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) finds itself a new company in 2016. After completing the DirecTV acquisition last year, AT&T has another stream of revenues on top of the growth in ...
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Deutsche Bank Says Buy the Big Dividend Telecom Stocks Now

After almost two months of a relentless roller-coaster of up and down triple-digit days, some investors are ready for a smoother ride. While momentum and super aggressive growth stocks can ...
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Verizon Leads Dow Winners, Up 10%

Despite an attempt at a rally, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is still down 5.93% for the year at 16,391.99. Very few stocks are in positive territory, but among those ...
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Why T-Mobile’s Stock Won’t Jump

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ), AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) and T-Mobile US Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS) all have commercials showing that one or the other wins in voice calls, text, download ...
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