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T-Mobile Beats Verizon in Mobile Network Rankings, Takes First Place

What has been the impact of the unlimited data plans now offered by all four major U.S. mobile network providers? The single biggest change is that T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Disney, Boeing Weigh on DJIA Wednesday

August 9, 2017: Markets opened lower again Wednesday and was never able to gain enough traction to escape its losses. Consumer discretionary stocks led the losers as all sectors were ...
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Merck, DuPont Lead Dow Lower on Tuesday

August 8, 2017: Markets opened lower Tuesday and wobbled near the break-even line for most of the trading session. No significant economic data was released today, but some is on ...
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What to Expect When Disney Reports After the Close

Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) is scheduled to release its fiscal third-quarter financial results after the markets close on Tuesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $1.55 in ...
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As Verizon Shares Fall, Yield Rises to 4.7%

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) is among America's most rock-solid companies financially. It has a gold-plated balance sheet. Its three major businesses — landline telecom, wireless and fiber to the home ...
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T-Mobile Offers Plan for Old People

T-Mobile US Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS) recently targeted the senior part of the population with new deals for people 55 and older. While it is a sort of age discrimination, the ...
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Why a Sprint, T-Mobile Merger Could Be On Again

Before a telecom company can expand into what it sees as the more lucrative cable or content production markets, it needs scale. The never-ending story of a potential merger between ...
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Intel, Chevron Lift DJIA on Tuesday

August 1, 2017: Markets opened higher again Tuesday following the government report on personal spending and income which was pretty much in line with expectations. Tuesday's big moment comes after ...
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Sprint Shareholder May Try to Buy Charter

Cable giant Charter Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR) said it won't buy troubled wireless carrier Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S). As an antidote to the rebuff, Sprint's controlling shareholder, SoftBank, may make ...
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Verizon, Boeing Bolster DJIA Thursday

July 27, 2017: Markets opened higher again Thursday on a strong earnings report from Verizon on top of Wednesday's strong report from AT&T. The telecom sector was the day's leading ...
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Why Verizon Earnings Look Good to Investors

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) reported second-quarter 2017 results before markets opened Thursday. The telecom giant posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.96 on revenues of $30.55 billion. ...
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Boeing, Verizon Lift DJIA on Wednesday

July 26, 2017: Markets opened opened higher Wednesday and solid earnings reports from AT&T and Boeing kept the indexes in the green for the whole day. Telecom was the day's ...
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Verizon First, T-Mobile Last in New Wireless Performance Study

A new study from Rootmetrics has ranked the top four U.S. wireless carriers for the first half of 2017 on a variety of metrics that the company says indicates which ...
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Short Interest in AT&T Surges as Worries About Wireless Grow

Shares sold short in AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) rose 8.7 million to 158.2 million for the period that ended July 14. It is the second most shorted stock on the ...
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The Stock Market Is Very Expensive: 5 Safe Blue Chips to Buy Now

By any measure, the eight-and-a-half-year-old bull market is getting tired, and after one of the biggest percentage runs in stock market history, it may be time for investors to move ...
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