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US STOCKS-Boeing, AT&T power Wall St to record; Fed in focus

Daily Mail - 26 Jul 2017
Boeing surged 8.2 percent to an all-time high, while AT&T gained 4 percent, after the two companies posted higher-than-expected quarterly profit. The planemaker gave the biggest boost to the Dow and was the second biggest gainer on the S&P ...

CNN boss in crosshairs if AT&T-Time Warner merger approved

New York Post - 29 Jun 2017
“The news business doesn't seem to be central to AT&T's content strategy,” said Craig Moffett, a co-founder of independent media research firm MoffettNathanson. “They seem much more interested in the entertainment brands. If selling CNN would make ...

US STOCKS-Tech, transports drag on Wall Street; Dow hits record

Daily Mail - 27 Jul 2017
1 U.S. wireless carrier's quarterly revenue topped expectations. The stock was the biggest support for the S&P 500, followed by Facebook and telecom rival AT&T. Twitter shares fell 14.1 percent. The social media platform disappointed investors ...

AT&T's Blockbuster Deal for Time Warner Hangs in Limbo

New York Times - 10 Jul 2017
“We'll obviously take a hard look at that,” Charles W. Ergen, the chief executive of Dish Network, said in a call with analysts in November, referring to AT&T's bid for Time Warner. “It's going to be a big deal. We're certainly going to have some ...

AT&T is making its prepaid plans a whole lot better

BGR - 03 Jul 2017
Fierce Wireless noticed earlier this week that AT&T's GoPhone prepaid offerings are being rebranded, to the much more sensible AT&T PrePaid brand. It seems that there are also structural changes to the plans coming with the overhaul, and a Redditor ...

Where things stand on the AT&T and Time Warner deal

Dallas Business Journal - 30 Jun 2017
AT&T's (NYSE: T) $49-billion acquisition of DirecTV took a whopping 432 days to win government approval, eventually earning clearance from the Federal Communications Commission with a list of conditions. Now 251 days since the Dallas telecom giant ...

Is AT&T About To Take Out A New Low?

Seeking Alpha - 07 Jul 2017
AT&T's (T) dividend is highly attractive, and the dividend yield investors can get has grown steadily as shares dropped over the last months. Investors can either wait for a new 52 week low (which we could see sooner rather than later), or enter ...

AT&T Inc. is Running out of Room to Grow... What's Next?

Motley Fool - 05 Jul 2017
AT&T (NYSE:T) was an unimpressive investment over the past year, slumping 10% as the S&P 500 rose 8%. It delivered mixed numbers last quarter, with earnings matching estimates but revenue growth missing expectations by $1.2 billion. It added 2.7 ...

Florida Man Shoots Out Tires of an AT&T Truck Outside Home - 20 Jul 2017
A Hialeah, Florida man took matters into his own hands to remove AT&T workers from his property on Wednesday. Jorge Jove, a 64-year-old retired Miami-Dade firefighter, shot the tires of two AT&T trucks, as seen in video captured of the incident and ...

AT&T: You Must Watch This

Seeking Alpha - 30 Jun 2017
Once again AT&T (T) has declared its dividend. This is my largest personal holding, and I love the fact that shares have declined to the point where the stock now yields exactly 5.2%. It is indeed a bountiful payout. In this article we will discuss the ...

AT&T Adding Dozens of Local Stations to Internet TV App

Fortune - 30 Jun 2017
AT&T is adding dozens of local broadcast channels to its Internet-delivered DirecTV Now video service, as the cable landscape increasingly evolves to try and attract cord cutters. Only some subscribers to DirecTV Now, which starts at $35 a month for ...

Why AT&T Is Making a Huge Mistake by Acquiring Time Warner

Fortune - 28 Oct 2016
In promoting its proposed $100-billion acquisition of Time Warner, AT&T argues that the merger of the two companies will produce all kinds of synergies between the content business and the telecom/distribution business. But at least one prominent fund ...

Why AT&T Added a Big Video Discount to Its Unlimited Plan

Fortune - 27 Feb 2017
AT&T put its multifaceted video entertainment strategy to work on Monday to aid its wireless business. While rivals have started to offer unlimited data plans at rock bottom prices—a recent Sprint promotion charges just $90 for four lines—AT&T's ...

21000 AT&T Wireless workers could strike Monday

CNNMoney - 28 Apr 2017
"We have given AT&T every opportunity to show their commitment to finding common ground and a fair contract," said Dennis Trainor, vice president of CWA District 1. "Time is running out for AT&T to stop undermining good jobs, quality customer service ...

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