Telecom & Wireless

AT&T says it has halted its $4 billion accelerated share repurchase agreement. Did the COVID-19 impact pressure AT&T over its dividend?
Jon C. Ogg
Investors are scrambling for safe-haven stocks. For many, Verizon is at the top of the list, due to its rock-solid balance sheet and bondlike yield.
Douglas A. McIntyre
As the grip of the COVID-19 spreads, Verizon’s business is in as safe a position as any mega-cap stock. The shares are now outperforming the Dow Jones industrials.
Douglas A. McIntyre
The market has taken a pounding for days and investors have started to look for safe-haven stocks. Verizon fits the bill.
Douglas A. McIntyre
Sprint and T-Mobile finally will merge. As happens in all such transitions, some people will lose their jobs.
Douglas A. McIntyre
It appears that the odds of Sprint becoming part of T-Mobile have improved, and it shows in shares of many rivals, partners and equipment suppliers.
Jon C. Ogg
Verizon Communications reported mixed quarterly results before the markets opened on Thursday, and share of the telecom giant pulled back a bit.
Chris Lange
AT&T shares retreated after the telecom released mixed fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Wednesday.
Chris Lange
AT&T is set to release its fourth-quarter financial results before the opening bell on Wednesday. Can it provide an upside surprise?
Chris Lange
Sprint's fiscal third-quarter earnings report weighed on the stock's share price Monday. Increased subscriber churn, lower revenues and a significant threat to its merger with T-Mobile are scaring...
Paul Ausick
CenturyLink won a federal order valued at $1.6 billion over the next 13 years in a federal contracting program that is authorized to spend $50 billion.
Paul Ausick
Verizon announced Thursday a new program called Mix & Match on Fios that the company claims will put an end to traditional pay TV bundling. We're skeptical.
Paul Ausick
A trial beginning Monday pits 14 state attorneys general against the proposed merger of T-Mobile and Sprint. The states claim that the merger is uncompetitive and will raise consumer prices. They...
Paul Ausick
Investors have to be asking themselves if AT&T's rise can continue into next year. There are at least some on Wall Street who feel it can outperform in 2020.
Jon C. Ogg
The FCC on Friday announced that China-based network equipment vendors Huawei and ZTE will be barred from providing networking gear in the United States.
Paul Ausick