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As Video Streaming Grows, Price War Likely

U.S. consumers might get a break from the high costs of a pay-TV subscriptions starting next year when several major providers plan to introduce streaming video on-demand services in what ...
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iPhone 6 Demand Sets Record

While Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) won’t give any numbers for a few more days, the company did say on Friday, “Response to iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus has been ...
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The 4 Stocks That Tanked the Market

September 12, 2014: Markets opened lower on Friday as the energy sector and utilities opened weaker. The stronger dollar weakens the crude price and raises Treasury rates which hurts utilities ...
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Key Short Interest Changes in Defensive High-Yield Dividend Stocks

The short interest data for the August 29 settlement date is out, and we have decided to look at what is happening in the short interest of the go-to high-dividend ...
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Free iPhone 6 Damages Apple Brand

What should be a smartphone with a base price of $399 is being offered by Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) for free. The ultra-premium iPhone 6 (16GB in this case) ...
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The 4 Stocks That Tanked the Market

September 9, 2014: Markets opened lower on Tuesday and only the Nasdaq peeked about the break-even line about the time that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) announced its new products today. ...
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Porn Sites Will Support Net Neutrality Slowdown Protest

On Wednesday, September 10, many websites are planning to participate in what’s called the Internet Slowdown, the latest demonstration in support of net neutrality. The effort got a significant push ...
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J.P. Morgan’s 4 Top Telecom and Tower Stocks to Buy for September

While technology has blistered the rest of market with returns over 20% this year, many of the top telecom, cable and satellite stocks have trailed. Investors who have racked up ...
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Short Interest Swings in High-Yield Dividend Stocks

The short interest data are out for the August 15 settlement date. 24/7 Wall St. reviews the higher-yield defensive dividend stocks for a sense of what short sellers may be ...
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How Soon Will Wireless Plans Be Free?

Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S) announced a new plan that costs $60 a month for unlimited data. T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) has one that costs $80. AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) ...
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Sprint’s New Subscription Offer: Double the Data, Double the Confusion

Provided customers can figure out exactly what they’re getting from the Sprint Corp.’s (NYSE: S) new Family Share Pack pricing, the deals might be pretty good. The offer certainly has ...
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Sprint Has America’s Worst Wireless Network

Its CEO of many years fired, its deal to takeover T-Mobile US Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS) dead, and in the midst of the launch of a new pricing plan, Sprint Corp. ...
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Sprint CEO’s Plan: Cut Prices, Slash Costs

The surprise ending to merger discussions between Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S) and T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) included a housecleaning, at least in the corner office at Sprint. Long-time CEO ...
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Cable Company Broadband Subscribers Now Outnumber Pay TV Subscribers

It had to happen sometime, but the cable guys probably didn’t expect it to happen so soon. The top U.S. cable companies now claim 49.915 million broadband subscribers compared with ...
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Key Short Interest Changes in Defensive High-Yield Dividend Stocks

The short interest data is out for the July 31 settlement date. We often review the higher-yield defensive dividend stocks for a barometer of what short sellers may be thinking. ...
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