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Sprint Merger With T-Mobile No Match AT&T and Verizon

If Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S) merges with T-Mobile US Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS), the company the transaction would create would still be smaller than AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) or Verizon Communications ...
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Verizon Buyback Trumps Its Dividend News

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) announced its normal $0.53 per share common stock dividend after the close on Friday. Its headline focused on the dividend, which may have led many ...
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Strategic Alternatives May Not Save NII Holdings

NII Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: NIHD) is trying a Hail Mary pass. The troubled Latin American cellphone provider announced early on Monday that it has hired UBS Investment Bank to be ...
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T-Mobile Raises Unlimited Data Plan to $80

One of the keys to the recent success of T-Mobile US Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS) has been its aggressive pricing. The company's management believes it can draw customers for the number four ...
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How Soon Will the iPhone 5 Be Free?

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) recently dropped the price of Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 5c to $29, as long as customers get a two-year contract from AT&T Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Three Stocks That Could Win Big in the Changing Bandwidth Landscape

Huge deals in the bandwidth arena that have hit the tape recently are making everybody on Wall Street who covers the Internet take note. Historically, buyers of bandwidth infrastructure services ...
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The Endgame for NII Holdings Nears

NII Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: NIHD) is not trading like a company that simply reported a wider loss than expected. The Latin American wireless Nextel telecom provider i sin trouble and ...
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Mobile World Congress Company Winners and Losers

After the second day of the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, we wanted to see if there have been any key winners or losers identified so far. BlackBerry Ltd. ...
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American Tower Earnings Hit by Currency Exchange Rates

American Tower Corp. (NYSE: AMT) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2013 results before markets opened Tuesday. The cellular tower REIT posted diluted net income per share of $0.25 and $941.97 million ...
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T-Mobile US Results Reflect Impact of Price War

T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2013 results before markets opened Tuesday. In the quarter, the wireless carrier posted revenues of $6.83 billion, compared with revenues of ...
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Verizon: The First Day of the Rest of Its Life

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) last Friday completed its acquisition of the 45% minority stake in Verizon Wireless held by Vodafone PLC (NASDAQ: VOD). On Monday morning, Verizon released its ...
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Verizon Wireless Deal Is Done: Now What?

Vodafone PLC (NASDAQ: VOD) closes the sale of its 45% stake in Verizon Wireless to Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) Friday and pockets $130 billion. U.K.-based Vodafone will distribute $82.5 ...
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China Mobile Subscriber Count Reaches 772 Million

China Mobile Ltd. (NYSE: CHL), the world's largest wireless provider, reported that its subscriber count reached 771.866 million at the end of January. No wonder Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and ...
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Can Samsung’s New Galaxy Sell 100 Million Units to Challenge iPhone?

Samsung will soon release its new smartphone, which will probably be called the Galaxy S5. Based on the analysis of experts who follow the industry, the S5 will need to ...
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HTC Launching New Flagship Phone in Bid to Thwart Samsung

On March 25, HTC Corp., the Taiwanese-based smart-phone maker, is expected to announce its new flagship phone. The code name, according to Digital Times, is HTC M8, but it is ...
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