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Key Changes in Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stock Holdings

Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) have released the official equity holdings of Berkshire Hathaway as of June 30, 2015. It has been the case for years now ...
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What AT&T’s Acquisition Means Going Into Earnings

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) is set to report its second-quarter financial results Thursday after the markets close. Thomson Reuters consensus estimates call for $0.63 in earnings per share (EPS) on ...
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DirecTV Closer to Approval of Buyout by AT&T

Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler said Tuesday that an order recommending approval of AT&T Inc.’s (NYSE: T) $49 billion acquisition of DirecTV (NASDAQ: DTV) has been sent to ...
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Is the Earnings Bar Set Lower for Verizon Than AT&T?

Both Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) and AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) are set to report their earnings this week, and analysts have been gearing up for this. Verizon reports first ...
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5 Big Defensive Dividend Stocks to Buy Trading at Deep Discounts

With Greece and China bringing the latest round of market turmoil, and with the fed funds interest rate hike cycle still expected to start later in 2015, some investors are ...
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Pay-TV Subscribers to Pay Billions More by 2021

Retransmission fees are the pay-TV industry’s name for the dollars they pay to content providers like broadcast and cable channels to retransmit that content to their own cable and satellite ...
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Why Investors and Analysts See AT&T as the Best Carrier Again

Until recently, very recently, AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) was considered down and out. There was just no catalyst at all. Now the company is nearer to closing in on its ...
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Analysts Keep Upgrading AT&T

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) has been riding high on a wave of positive analyst ratings recently. Most of the speculation appears to be around its merger deal with DirecTV (NASDAQ: ...
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Why Analysts Keep Upgrading AT&T

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) has received a wave of positive analyst ratings recently. Most of this speculation appears to be surrounding its merger deal with DirecTV (NASDAQ: DTV). 24/7 Wall ...
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Why Credit Suisse Prefers T-Mobile and AT&T

Credit Suisse hosted its second annual 1-1 Telecom Services Conference with the chief financial officers of AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T), Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ), and T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Why Sprint Is Getting Left High and Dry in the Mergers

The world of mergers in wireless and media delivery is coming to a critical junction. True convergence is finally here, and there are winners and losers. AT&T-DirecTV and now Dish ...
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Does a Dish, T-Mobile Deal Really Change Anything?

A deal is in the works between Dish Network Corp. (NASDAQ: DISH) and T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) that would create what would be the third-largest pay-TV/telecommunications company in the ...
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First Look: How to Evaluate AT&T After the DirecTV Acquisition

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) has seen its share of ups and downs in the world of telecom and dividends, but the pending DirecTV (NASDAQ: DTV) acquisition could be a game-changing ...
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Has the Endless Growth of Dividends and Buybacks Peaked?

Investors love dividends. They also love buybacks. Both are great ways that public companies return capital to shareholders. And investors have been the beneficiary of growing dividends and larger and ...
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Major Portfolio Changes for Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway

Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) have released the official equity holdings of Berkshire Hathaway as of March 31, 2015. For years now, 24/7 Wall St. has released ...
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