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10 Reasons People Get Bad Wireless Service

When customers get slow, intermittent or no service at all from their wireless service provider, the initial reaction is that the company has lousy service and there is just nothing ...
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Could These Top Stocks Trade Up Big Again After Reporting Earnings?

With the earnings season rolling on for the second quarter, about 150 S&P 500 companies will report this week. We have seen more and more of the top stocks report solid numbers ...
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Verizon and AT&T Earnings Previews: Different Paths to Profit Growth

Before U.S. markets open Tuesday morning, telecom giant Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) is scheduled to report second-quarter earnings per share (EPS) that are nearly 24% higher than EPS in ...
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Customer Service Hall of Shame

When it comes to companies we dread dealing with, we all know who they are. Let’s put it this way, would you rather go to the Apple Genius Bar to ...
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Do People Really Hate McDonald’s?

A new survey from Consumer Reports indicates that people queried prefer food from Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) and Panda Express over what is offered by McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: ...
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Weyerhaeuser Joins the 5 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

Weyerhaeuser saw a sharp rise in short interest between the June 13 and June 30 settlement dates, lifting it into the top five most shorted stocks on the New York ...
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Walmart Cuts iPhone Prices — Is Demand Falling?

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) has unexpectedly slashed what it charges for Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 5 models. While some media speculate this means the iPhone 6 is on its ...
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Short Interest Rises in Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

Bank of America saw a sharp rise in short interest between the May 30 and June 13 settlement dates. It and four of its companions in the top six most ...
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Twelve Analyst Stocks Trading Under $10 With Huge Implied Upside

Stocks have pulled back from their all-time highs after escalation of civil war in Iraq, but Friday managed to close higher. Investors remain bullish, and they keep hearing that the ...
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The NYSE’s Six Most Shorted Stocks

Short sellers continue to hold huge positions not only in blue chips like Bank of America and AT&T, but also in troubled companies like J.C. Penney. As of May 30, ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, ARM, Chevron, Exxon, Netflix, Sprint, Twitter and More

It is Tuesday and the markets have hit yet another high. 24/7 Wall St. has seen many new analyst research calls this morning, much more than the normal day. Investors ...
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Merrill Lynch Doesn’t Like Sprint and T-Mobile, Neither Alone nor Together

One of the worst kept secrets over the past few weeks has been the pending announcement of a deal between the third and fourth place wireless companies, Sprint Corp. (NYSE: ...
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Sprint, T-Mobile Merger Moves to Front Burner

An agreement between Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S) and T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) has been reached, according to a report from Reuters. Sprint will pay a premium of around 17%, ...
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How Steve Ballmer Can Justify His $2 Billion Bid for the LA Clippers

Steve Ballmer’s offer to buy the Los Angeles Clippers is currently the hottest story in the sports world. Last week, the former Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) CEO revealed he values the basketball franchise ...
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Could a Sprint and T-Mobile Deal Happen Sooner Rather Than Later?

When you get the players in any possible deal in one room or area, and you get them to start talking a bit, you sometimes may get a little closer ...
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