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The 4 Stocks That Mixed the Markets

April 24 2014: Markets opened higher on Thursday following solid earnings reports last night from Apple and Facebook. Sentiment turned quickly, however, following reports that Russian troops were planning military ...
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UPS Joins Others Down in the Dumps

United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE: UPS) reported first-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Thursday, and no surprise, winter weather was its theme of the day. And no surprise either that ...
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Verizon’s Earnings Just Make the Grade

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) reported first-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The telecom giant reported adjusted diluted quarterly earnings per share (EPS) of $0.84 on revenues of $30.8 ...
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Verizon Earnings Excitement Muted by AT&T

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) did manage to show growth in its first-quarter 2014 earnings, but investors should not at all be surprised about the "sell the news" reaction that has ...
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Earnings Previews: Verizon vs. AT&T

It is earnings season, and this week will mark the floodgates opening as far as the number of key companies reporting earnings. AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) reports on Tuesday morning ...
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How T-Mobile Plans to Shake Up Wireless Industry

T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS), which of late has been calling itself the "Uncarrier," has revealed its latest in a series of efforts to shake up the wireless industry: abolishing ...
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Four Stocks to Own as the Market Sells Off

The current sell-off of major U.S. stocks and the resulting drop in the primary indexes shows many signs it could continue. Investors have shown anxiety over high valuations of many ...
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The 4 Stocks That Restarted the Market

April 8, 2014: Markets opened mixed on Tuesday with the tech momentum stocks rocking the Nasdaq Composite higher. Consumer discretionary stocks picked up later in the morning and the three ...
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Wireless War Heats Up as AT&T Goes on Hiring Spree

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) said Wednesday morning that it will hire more than 3,000 additional staff for its retail operations over the next several months. The company operates more than ...
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Six Tech and Communications Buyout Candidates From Oppenheimer

The analysts at Oppenheimer are making a single huge statement in a new research report. They see more technological change occurring in the next three years than at any point ...
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Why Did BlackBerry Dump T-Mobile?

T-Mobile US Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS) customers will not be able to buy BlackBerry Ltd. (NASDAQ: BBRY) handsets through the wireless company anymore. The smartphone company said it would end its ...
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U.S. Companies Park $947 Billion Offshore

When the S&P 500 index rises more than 25% in a year, you have to figure that some of the largest U.S. corporations are doing pretty well. And you would ...
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Will the iPhone 6 Cost $500?

When Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) launches the iPhone 6, its management needs to struggle with the balance between the product's features and the price it charges. Rumors are that the ...
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Would a Dish and DirecTV Merger Be a Monopoly Today?

Shares of DirecTV (NASDAQ: DTV) and Dish Network Corp. (NASDAQ: DISH) are both gaining on a Bloomberg TV report that Dish's Charlie Ergen has approached DirecTV about a possible merger. ...
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Telecoms Liven Up Short Interest in Big Dividend Stocks

The short interest data for the first two weeks of March is out, and the results among the top high-yield safe dividend stocks are mixed. The biggest changes took place ...
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