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Verizon, McDonald’s Weigh on DJIA Friday

August 26, 2016: Markets opened higher Thursday and went higher following Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen's speech in Jackson Hole. The Fed chief intimated that sentiment for another increase in the ...
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Verizon First, T-Mobile Last in New Wireless Study

A new study from Rootmetrics has ranked the top four U.S. wireless carriers for the first half of 2016 on a variety of metrics that the company says indicates which ...
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Warren Buffett’s Highest Dividend Yields Outpacing Dow and Other Yields

Investors love chasing the holdings of the top investment gurus, and that certainly applies to Warren Buffett. After Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) recently released its top equity holdings, 24/7 ...
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T-Mobile Finishes Last in Evaluation of US Wireless Carriers

In a new Rootmetrics study, T-Mobile US Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS) finished fourth in the national "overall" measure, which includes "reliability," "speed," "text," "data" and "call." Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) proved once again that ...
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Sprint Finishes Third in Nationwide Survey of Wireless Quality

In a new Rootmetrics study, Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S) finished third in the national "overall" measure, which includes "reliability," "speed," "text," "data" and "call." Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) proved once again that it has ...
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AT&T Finishes Second in US Wireless Carrier Study

In a new Rootmetrics study, AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) finished in the second spot behind Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ), but ahead of T-Mobile US Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS) and Sprint Corp. ...
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Verizon Wins Award as Top US Wireless Carrier

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) proved once again that it has a quality edge in the United States over the other big four carriers. In a new Rootmetrics study, it crushed ...
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Major Changes Seen in Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stocks: Apple, Wal-Mart, Phillips 66, Deere and More

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of June 30, 2016. What makes this so interesting for Warren Buffett fans, outside of Buffett being one ...
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5 DJIA Stocks That Really Missed Out on the All-Time High Rally Thursday

The Dow Jones Industrial Average hit yet another all-time high on Thursday, August 11, 2016. What is amazing is that the rising tide did not actually lift all ships. There ...
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Short Sellers Look Worried About High-Yield Defensive Dividend Stocks

The short interest data for the July 29 settlement date are out. Investors and traders alike need to know that the short sellers are now fighting the market at all-time highs. ...
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Comcast Xfinity Crushes Competition in Speed Test

There were two piece of news in the new Ookla Speedtest report. One was that internet speeds in the United States have hit record levels. The other is that Comcast ...
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Is Best Buy Making the Best Offer for Samsung Note 7 Buyers?

Samsung Electronics kicked off U.S. pre-orders for its Galaxy Note 7 5.7-inch smartphone on Wednesday with general availability scheduled for August 19 in the United States. That was the signal ...
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Apple, Pfizer Sink DJIA on Tuesday

August 2, 2016: Markets opened nearly flat again Tuesday on stronger oil prices early in the day before reality set in. As it is, energy is the sole sector that ...
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Exxon, Chevron Drag DJIA Down Monday

August 1, 2016: Markets opened nearly flat Monday following a mixed close in Asia which followed mixed economic data from Japan, China, Australia, Korea, and India. The energy sector was ...
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Merrill Lynch Has 4 Telecom Yield at a Reasonable Price Stocks to Buy

Nobody would have thought a few years ago that we would be in a situation where yields are as low as they are now. These are not just recent low ...
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