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Chevron, Goldman Sachs Sink DJIA Monday

March 27, 2017: Markets opened lower Monday and gradually rose toward the break-even line. The blue chips were not able to bust through to post a gain at any time ...
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Can the FCC Stop 2.4 Billion Monthly Robocalls?

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on Thursday issued a notice of proposed rulemaking that would allow telecom carriers like AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) and Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) to ...
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Satisfaction With Smartphones Nearly Equal Between Apple, Samsung

The more consumers use a smartphone to operate connected home services like smart appliances and thermostats, the better they like their smartphones. The highest ratings were reported by consumers who ...
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Analyst Sees Little Impact as Google Advertisers Suspend YouTube Ads

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) is caught in a bind between some major advertisers and some of the content creators it depends on to attract a younger audience. Telecom giants AT&T ...
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The 13 Cities Getting 5G

We can expect to begin hearing more and more about the new telecom 5G network over the next year. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) and AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) both ...
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Verizon Highest Yielding Dow Stock, With 4.6% Payout

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) may no longer be a growth company, although with its wireless phone business and recent buyouts of AOL and Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ: YHOO) might argue ...
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Google’s Pixel Phone Plans Sound Fishy

A taimen is the largest species of fish in the salmon family and is native to rivers in Eurasia and Mongolia. It is also the reported codename Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: ...
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Caterpillar, Verizon Push DJIA Higher Wednesday

March 15, 2017: Markets opened higher Wednesday following a boost in oil prices brought on by expectations of a decline in U.S. commercial inventories. The expected decline occurred, and although modest, ...
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RadioShack Bankruptcy Puts 1,500 Stores at Risk

RadioShack parent, General Wireless Operations, made a voluntary Chapter 11 filing yesterday. The company stated it would close 200 stores immediately. General Wireless is "evaluating options" for another 1,300, the ...
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Caterpillar, Chevron Sink DJIA Wednesday

March 8, 2017: Markets opened slightly higher Wednesday following the ADP report of a rise of 298,000 jobs last month. If Friday's federal report on jobs is near that level, ...
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Chevron, Verizon Sink DJIA on Tuesday

March 7, 2017: Markets opened slightly lower again Tuesday seem to be pausing to consider the impact of the replacement healthcare bill the Republicans introduced in the House on Monday. There's ...
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Is the Wireless Industry in a Race to the Bottom?

Now that all four major U.S. wireless carriers have begun offering unlimited data plans, the question becomes where the industry goes from here. T-Mobile US Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS) and Sprint Corp. ...
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5 Merrill Lynch Dividend Stocks to Hide Out In When the Correction Comes

For investors not familiar with when or what “Black Monday” was: Monday October 19, 1987 was the day when stock markets around the world crashed, shedding a huge value in ...
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AT&T Lowers Data Plan, Under Pressure

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) finally joined the other three major U.S. mobile carriers this morning, resuscitating an offer for unlimited data it made more than a year ago to its DirecTV ...
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Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer Lead DJIA Higher on Thursday

February 23, 2017: Markets opened higher Thursday following Wednesday evening's report that oil and gasoline inventories were not growing. Energy stocks broke big early, but gains slipped later in the ...
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