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Why Merrill Lynch Loves CenturyLink and Its High-Yield Dividend

Dividend payout is generally one of the higher priorities when evaluating dividend stocks to buy. Currently, CenturyLink Inc. (NYSE: CTL) is making an interesting case for its dividend payout ratio for ...
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Can Netflix Save T-Mobile?

Desperate times call for desperate measures. That may be an old saw, but it appears to remain relevant as T-Mobile US Inc.’s (NYSE: TMUS) CEO said on Wednesday that the ...
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Is It Finally Safe to Buy AT&T After the DJIA Booted It?

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) was probably not too happy that it was booted from the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA). Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has finally joined the Dow, and ...
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New T-Mobile Pricing Could Damage Its Profits

Investors do not think much of T-Mobile US Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS), which probably means they do not think well of its aggressive price cutting plans. The carrier's share price is up ...
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The 10 Top US Wireless Trends for the Big 4 Carriers

Wireless service and use has become so ubiquitous in the United States and globally, that everybody from children to senior citizens uses a wireless device every day. The technology leap ...
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Yet Another Money-Losing Plan by Sprint to Acquire New Customers

Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S) seems more willing than ever to lose money to acquire new customers. The struggling cellular carrier has yet a new ploy to acquire new customers. The ...
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Verizon Says FCC Goes Back to 1930s on Net Neutrality

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) was obviously not very happy at all about the Federal Communications Commission’s decision on net neutrality Thursday. The FCC came down in favor of net neutrality ...
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5 Potential Takeover Candidates in Telecom and Wireless

One great way for companies to expand growth, earnings and product offerings beyond internal organic expansion is to go the takeover route. While sometimes it can prove to be dilutive, ...
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T-Mobile and Verizon Fight Over Shrinking Pie

The number of wireless devices in the United States is barely growing. Wireless providers like T-Mobile US Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS) and Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) battle over a static ...
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Can T-Mobile Keep Pace With Verizon and AT&T?

T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) reported its fourth-quarter financial results Thursday before the markets opened. It had $0.12 in earnings per share (EPS) on $8.2 billion in revenues, versus Thomson ...
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Sprint Receives Lowest Grades in Wireless Study

Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S) still has a very long way to go in terms of the perception of its service among consumers. Moving into Radio Shack stores and increasing promotions ...
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Sprint Won’t Be Helped by RadioShack Stores

The addition of about 1,700 RadioShack stores to sharply expand its retail footprint will not help Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S). It remains sandwiched between larger rivals Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Sprint Gets to Double Its Store Count in RadioShack Bankruptcy Deal

It is finally official. RadioShack has filed for bankruptcy. This may be a sad day in retail, but if you have been a reader of 24/7 Wall St. for very ...
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How Long Can Sprint Afford to Post Big Losses?

Telecom giant Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S) reported third-quarter fiscal 2014 earnings before markets opened Thursday. The phone company posted a diluted earnings per share (EPS) loss of $0.60, compared with ...
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What to Expect From Sprint Earnings

Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S) is scheduled to report its earnings before markets open on Thursday. The wireless carrier is expected to post an earnings per share (EPS) loss of $0.24 ...
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