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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Aetna, AOL, Chesapeake Energy, JD.com, Skyworks and More

Stocks were trying to hold firm Thursday morning, and investors now have an opportunity to check their list of stocks that got away from them for stocks that have pulled ...
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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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Verizon Losing German Government Contracts

Germany insists on taking all the NSA concerns and government spying seriously. If you think about it from their point of view, how can you blame them? Verizon Communications Inc. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Celgene, Cisco, FedEx, Starbucks and More

It is Thursday and the FOMC meeting has come and gone. With stocks again challenged new all-time highs, investors and traders keep being told that the bull market has morphed ...
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Should Tobacco Dividends Be Lower Than Telecom Dividends?

This past week we could not help noticing how low tobacco dividends have become. The driving force may be a tie-up coming between Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE: RAI) and Lorillard ...
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Why Dish Will Be Forced Into Action After DirecTV-AT&T Merger

The news is out that AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) is formally buying DirecTV (NASDAQ: DTV). The real question now is how exactly this influences the other media and telecom giants. ...
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Verizon Attracts Buffett, Other Big Players Betting on Boom in Telecom

When Warren Buffett adds a new stock to his Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) portfolio, everyone notices. When hedge fund managers John Paulson and Kyle Bass add the same stock and ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cisco, Kinder Morgan, Rackspace, Twitter and More

Stocks pulled back off their all-time highs, and now investors have to be nimble to find gains while not catching the top of a market. These same investors are getting ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Anadarko, Cisco, GameStop, Micron and More

Stocks are hitting new highs, but many investors remain cautious and want to avoid the next big sell-off. 24/7 Wall St. reviews many analyst research reports each morning from Wall ...
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Bargain Hunters Returning to AT&T for Dividends and Defense

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) has been a very unloved telecom stock for some time now. That being said, it just so happens that most of the high-yielding Dow Jones Industrial ...
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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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Apple Beats Back Patent Case in German Court

A regional court in Mannheim, Germany, dismissed a $2 billion claim against Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) made by IPCom, a Germany-based patent-owning company. The court also rejected similar charges against ...
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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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Verizon Slashes Prices to Match AT&T, T-Mobile

It had to happen. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) announced Thursday morning that it has launched a new, lower-cost plan for its Verizon Wireless customers. The new plan, called MORE ...
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