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What Could AT&T Do With DirecTV?

At the end of June, AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) reported that the company had 21.58 million combined subscribers for its DirecTV satellite and U-verse broadband services. When AT&T paid $67.1 ...
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Female Stars Earn $1 Million Less per Movie Than Males

Hollywood may be known for being socially progressive, but when it comes to equal pay for women, it’s still in the Dark Ages. In general in the U.S. today, according ...
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Why Analysts Remain So Positive on Zynga Even After a 50% Surge

Zynga Inc. (NASDAQ: ZNGA) may have pulled back from its highs in August, but the stock is still up close to 50% so far this year. The mobile and social ...
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Here’s Why Disney CEO Quit Apple’s Board

Bob Iger, the Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) board chair and chief executive officer, has been on the Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) board since 2011. He decided to leave as ...
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These Are the Sponsors of the NFL’s 100th Anniversary

The 100th season of the National Football League occurs this year, with celebrations across the weekly games, through the playoffs and into the Super Bowl next February 2. It is ...
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How Analysts Stack Apple TV+ Versus Competitors

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) saw its shares react positively to the fresh announcements about the iPhone 11, the updates to the smartwatch and iPads, and specifically on its upcoming launch ...
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Can Apple Afford to Sell Video for $4.99?

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has announced its new Apple TV+ service, along with upgraded iPhones, watches and iPads. The new hardware, management says, is not the core of the company's ...
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Odds Patriots Will Win Every Game Improve

Prior to the start of this NFL season, oddsmakers had the New England Patriots as underdogs in only a single game. Based on the team's performance in the season opener, ...
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Music Industry Sales Jump 18% on Streaming Growth

In the first half of 2019, retail revenues in the U.S. market for recorded music rose by 18% to $5.4 billion, compared with revenues of $4.6 billion in the first ...
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Alphabet Shrugs Off Record FTC Fine

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) has been under a tremendous amount of scrutiny recently, and part of this is coming to a head. The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has levied ...
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NFL Teams With the Most Expensive Ticket Prices

With the start of the NFL season, teams and the secondary ticket price market have set what seats will cost. Among the teams with the lowest ticket prices, all are ...
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These Are the Most Annoying Fan Bases in Pro Sports

It's okay to "hate" the New England Patriots NFL team. Lots of people do. In fact, a poll earlier this year revealed that of 12 sports dynasties in the past ...
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Who Gamblers Think Will Win the Nomination

Most Americans look at polls as forecasts of who will win the Democratic nomination. They tend to view these numbers through their eyes of voters. Another group is likely to ...
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Disney Sells YES Network to Yankees

Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) shares dipped on Friday after the company said that it sold its equity interest in the YES Network to a newly formed investor group that ...
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Peppa Pig Finds a New Home at Hasbro

Hasbro Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) shares dipped on Friday after the firm announced that it would be acquiring eOne in an all-cash transaction. Through this acquisition, Hasbro is looking to advance ...
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