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What to Expect From Earnings: Verizon vs. AT&T

With Verizon reporting earnings on Tuesday and AT&T reporting on Wednesday, 24/7 Wall St. has decided to make earnings previews available in detail on both companies. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) ...
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Brand Loyalty Leaders Chock Full of Techs

Of the top 100 product categories and brands in a new ranking of customer loyalty leaders, nearly half (45) are tech companies engaged in digital and social networks and products. ...
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Will HBO Need a Partner to Launch Its Web-Only Service?

During a presentation at the Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX) investor day Wednesday morning, HBO’s CEO, Richard Plepler, said that HBO will begin selling a digital version of its programming next ...
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Why T-Mobile Can’t Win

T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) has lost its suitors, one by one, and almost certainly has to stand on its own as the nation's fourth largest wireless provider. Consumer ratings ...
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The Best Stock to Own for a Market Sell-Off

It has a 4.5% yield, a titanium-clad balance sheet and a dominant position in a sector that markets to almost everyone in the United States -- successfully. As, or if, ...
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Short Sellers Getting Smart in Defensive High-Yield Dividend Stocks

The short interest data for the September 30 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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The 4 Stocks That Leveled the DJIA

October 6, 2014: Markets opened higher on Monday but turned lower early in the day as the dollar headed for a lower close and oil closed above $90 a barrel ...
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Did Subscription Internet Video Competition Just Get a Death Blow?

There’s been a lot of talk in recent weeks related to offering pay-TV packages that give customers more of what they want for less money. One of the main forces ...
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Sprint to Slash Jobs

Still hobbled by its position as the number three wireless company in the United States, Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S) has elected to cut its workforce. It is not a good ...
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Comcast, Time Warner Rank Lowest in Customer Satisfaction

In a recent customer satisfaction survey that included other major telephone, television and Internet service providers, Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) and Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) finished at or ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Altria, Celldex, Linkedin, Nike, Seadrill, Verizon and More

Stocks were trying to hold positive ground on Friday morning after a huge sell-off on Thursday. Investors still seem eager and willing to look for value and overlooked stocks for ...
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Short Sellers Run for Cover in Defensive High-Yield Dividend Stocks

The short interest data for the September 15 settlement date are 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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The 4 Stocks That Held Up the DJIA

September 19, 2014: Markets opened higher on Friday as the financial world waited for the initial public offering from Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA). Shares traded higher by 38% ...
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The Actual Cost of a New iPhone

We all know that the iPhone 6 from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) carries a list price of $649. What might be more interesting is how different companies’ cell phone plans ...
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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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