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Why Verizon and AT&T Are Still Buys for Upside and Big Dividends Ahead

Investors love dividends, and one area that is ripe with high-yielding payouts is the major telecoms. This used to be considered a highly defensive investing category because no one would ...
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Another Blow to Apple as China’s Smartphone Market Shrinks

China was supposed to be the market in which smartphone companies would find huge growth that would offset slowing of growth the U.S. and European markets. It has not turned ...
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Apple Woes Highlight Smartphone Sales Slowdown

When Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) reported that iPhone sales declined by 16.3% year over year in the first quarter, the report underlined the slowdown in global smartphone sales in the ...
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Facebook and Apple Results Show How Much Tech Changes

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) posted quarterly numbers that exceeded Wall Street's expectations, and Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) numbers where a disappointment. The changing of the guard at the top of the ...
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Are Apple Earnings Suggesting a Fundamental Change?

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) reported fiscal second-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Tuesday. The company had $1.90 in earnings per share (EPS) on $50.6 billion in revenue versus ...
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Why Some Analysts Are Cautious on Apple Ahead of Earnings

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is set to report its fiscal second-quarter financial results after the markets close on Tuesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are calling for $2.00 in ...
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Why Merrill Lynch and Oppenheimer Are Cautious on Apple Before Earnings

As earnings season has kicked off for the spring quarter analysts are clamoring to pick the correct bulls and bears out of the bunch. Two key analysts are making a ...
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Wal-Mart Sells Refurbished iPhone 6 at a Discount

Without a lot of fanfare, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) has begun selling a refurbished iPhone 6 with 16 gigbytes of memory for $399. That's a $150 discount to the ...
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Wal-Mart Sells Apple, Samsung at Big Discounts

It didn't take long for the price of the new Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone SE to drop from $400 to $300. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) will sell the ...
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Should Employers Ban Cell Phones and Social Media at Work?

The pendulum of balancing one's work life and private life can swing wildly through most of our careers. There is also the constant push-pull that takes place between employers and ...
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Samsung Galaxy S7 Tops Consumer Reports

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) faces a higher hill to climb in an effort to maintain its dominance in the high-end smartphone market. At about the same time as Apple released ...
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3 Analysts Take Positive View on Apple, All for Different Reasons

As the largest company in the world by market cap and one of the most widely traded, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) garners a large amount of attention from analysts. For ...
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How Oppenheimer Sees Upside for Coming Apple Product Event

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is preparing to hold a large press event in the coming week, which is anticipated for new product announcements. While one key analyst expects to see ...
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T-Mobile Rolls Out More Video Services in Binge On Plan

T-Mobile US Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS) is continuing to break down walls in the telecom space with its most recent “Un-carrier” initiative, Binge On. This service allows for customers to stream ...
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Fossil Wearables: Too Much, Too Late?

Fashion accessory maker Fossil Group Inc. (NASDAQ: FOSL) announced Tuesday morning that the company plans to introduce more than 100 new wearable products under eight different brands in time for the ...
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