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AT&T Adds Another Automaker to Its Wireless Scorecard

Volvo has tapped AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) to provide wireless connectivity to its 2015 models, out later this year, in the United States and Canada. Terms of the multiyear agreement ...
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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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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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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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Big New Stock Buyback Plan From AT&T — 6% Off Its Shares

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) is already the highest Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) dividend payer by far. Its yield is 5.2%, and that is after its stock has rallied almost ...
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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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BlackBerry Earnings Only Look Good Because They’re Not Awful

BlackBerry Ltd. (NASDAQ: BBRY) reported fourth-quarter and full-year fiscal 2014 earnings before markets opened Friday morning. The smartphone maker reported an adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) loss of $0.08 ...
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BlackBerry Seeks Revenue Boost From BBM App

When BlackBerry Ltd. (NASDAQ: BBRY) opened up its popular messaging application, BBM, to iOS and Android last year, it more than doubled the user base in the first two months. ...
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Deutsche Bank’s Top Five Wireless Tech Stocks to Buy

Wireless is here to stay, and growing as fast as any industry in the world. The days of the landline phone may be numbered as wireless speed, latency and coverage ...
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Bargain Hunters Returning to AT&T for Dividends and Defense

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) has been a very unloved telecom stock for some time now. That being said, it just so happens that most of the high-yielding Dow Jones Industrial ...
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Goldman Sachs Drives Telecom and Optical Equipment Sector

While the slow grind higher in big carrier network spending has not led to a capital expenditure explosion, the continued capacity and latency build out of the Internet has some ...
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Sprint Merger With T-Mobile No Match AT&T and Verizon

If Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S) merges with T-Mobile US Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS), the company the transaction would create would still be smaller than AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) or Verizon Communications ...
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Verizon Buyback Trumps Its Dividend News

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) announced its normal $0.53 per share common stock dividend after the close on Friday. Its headline focused on the dividend, which may have led many ...
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Strategic Alternatives May Not Save NII Holdings

NII Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: NIHD) is trying a Hail Mary pass. The troubled Latin American cellphone provider announced early on Monday that it has hired UBS Investment Bank to be ...
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T-Mobile Raises Unlimited Data Plan to $80

One of the keys to the recent success of T-Mobile US Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS) has been its aggressive pricing. The company's management believes it can draw customers for the number four ...
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