Verizon Communications, Inc. (NYSE:VZ)

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Why Verizon’s Earnings Were Not Good Enough

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) reported second-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Tuesday. The telecom giant reported quarterly earnings per share (EPS) of $1.04 on revenues of $32.22 billion. In ...
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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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Top Telecom and Cable Earnings This Week

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the major telecom and cable companies reporting their quarterly results this week. With earnings season upon us, it is ...
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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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Sprint vs. T-Mobile: Who Benefits and Who Loses Out?

Wireless carriers Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S) and T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) struggle neck and neck to dominate the second tier in the industry. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) and ...
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Can New Sprint Rate Plan Hurt T-Mobile?

The latest shot fired in the battle for wireless subscribers came Tuesday morning from Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S). Last week’s shot was fired by T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS), so ...
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How Verizon Is Breaking Into Mobile Streaming

Streaming content on mobile devices has been a huge trend in the market in recent years. We have seen the likes of Facebook introduce video ads in its platform, or ...
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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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Great Stocks for the Elderly

Older Americans, in many cases, have lost their tolerance for financial risk and they want to protect the size of the nest eggs they have put aside for retirement. That ...
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8.4 Million US Households Subscribe to Broadband Video, Shun Pay TV

About 7% of all U.S. households subscribe to broadband service and at least one streaming video service (called over-the-top, or OTT, in the industry), but do not subscribe to pay ...
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The 4 Stocks That Squeezed the DJIA on Friday

June 5, 2015: Markets opened lower on Friday and appears headed for a mixed close. The Greek government is apparently going to pay the June installment on its debt, but ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the DJIA on Thursday

June 4, 2015: Markets opened lower on Thursday as investors await word that Greece plans to make its next loan repayment. IMF managing director Christine Lagarde encouraged the Fed to ...
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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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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Twitter, Whiting Petroleum, Groupon, Goldman Sachs BDC, AT&T and More

Stocks were lower on Thursday on reports that Greece was declining to accept the terms and proposed restraints that the European Union presented the country. While the reason is different ...
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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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