37.26 +0.07 (0.19%)
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|Day's Range||37.03 - 38.22|
|52 Week Range||32.55 - 42.70|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||17.88|
|Earnings Date||Jan 31, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.00 (5.37%)|
|1y Target Est||39.42|
Jan.23 -- Amir Rozwadowski, Barclays equity research analyst, discusses Verizon's tax-cut boost and the telecom regulatory backdrop with Bloomberg's Vonnie Quinn and Shery Ahn on "Bloomberg Markets."
Verizon Communications Inc (VZ.N) on Tuesday reported quarterly revenue that exceeded analyst estimates as it added phone subscribers, and the company's chief executive said it was not currently considering a large media acquisition. Analysts have wondered whether Verizon, the No. 1 U.S. wireless carrier, will buy a media company as its rival AT&T Inc (T.N) tries to close on an $85.4 billion acquisition of Time Warner Inc (TWX.N). The U.S. Department of Justice sued to block that deal late last year.
As more details have emerged about a former USA Gymnastics team doctor’s decades of sexual abuse of more than 100 young, female athletes, gold medal gymnast Aly Raisman has pointed her finger at the organization ...
According to the Wall Street Journal, Verizon (VZ) has inked a new five-year streaming deal with the National Football League for more than $2.0 billion. Under this deal, Verizon would extend the rights to stream NFL games to mobile devices across all mobile carriers. Verizon previously offered exclusive access to mobile streaming of NFL games.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T* has expanded internet access in communities throughout Tennessee to better serve those in rural and urban areas alike. As part of our FCC Connect America Fund commitment, AT&T has deployed high-speed internet service to rural and underserved locations in parts of 51 counties serving more than 37,000 Tennessee locations. For much of this rural deployment, AT&T is using its Fixed Wireless Internet service. Launched in Tennessee in June of 2017, this innovative service delivers an internet connection with download speeds of at least 10Mbps and upload speeds of at least 1Mbps to homes and small businesses.
SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- WaterBit and AT&T* are making automated irrigation easier for growers. WaterBit chose AT&T to provide highly secure connectivity to its autonomous irrigation solution. In-field data collection of soil moisture and nutrients gives farmers near real-time insight into crop conditions.
U.S. stock futures are mixed this morning. President Donald Trump is scheduled to speak at the forum on Friday. At last check, Dow Jones Industrial Average futures are up 0.01%, S&P 500 futures are down 0.07% and Nasdaq-100 futures have added 0.06%.
Twenty-First Century Fox’s (FOXA) (or Fox’s) plan to return capital to its shareholders through a share buyback strategy slowed down in fiscal 2017. In the first quarter of fiscal 2018, Fox skipped its repurchase plan. From the graph above, we can see how Fox has returned capital in the form of share buybacks to its shareholders in the last five years.
Now let’s take a look at two important components of Sprint’s (S) wireless revenue. The larger component is the company’s wireless service revenue, and the smaller component is its wireless equipment revenue. The declining trend in the wireless segment’s service revenue is expected to continue during fiscal 3Q17 (quarter ending December 2017).
To land a deal in China, know your counterpart personally, segment the Chinese market and mind the regulators, experts caution.
DALLAS, Jan. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- In yet another step toward expanding its relationship with AT&T*, Tech Mahindra, a specialist in digital transformation, consulting and business re-engineering, will now make available AT&T FlexWareSM to its global clients as well as use it internally. AT&T FlexWare is a transformative, global network infrastructure solution. This collaboration will deliver a unique bundled offering of AT&T network and management services and Tech Mahindra's expertise in service management.
The judge hearing the Justice Department's lawsuit to stop AT&T from buying Time Warner ordered the department on Monday to seek permission to give the two companies access to rivals' pricing data. Judge Richard Leon, living up to a pledge made during a hearing last week, ordered the Justice Department, which has the data, to ask the companies that gave it to the government for consent to pass it on to AT&T and Time Warner's legal team. The Justice Department sued in November to stop AT&T, the No. 2 U.S. wireless company, from buying Time Warner for $85 billion because of concerns that it could raise prices for rivals and pay-TV subscribers as well as hamper the development of online video.
The judge hearing the Justice Department's lawsuit to stop AT&T (T.N) from buying Time Warner (TWX.N) ordered the department on Monday to seek permission to give the two companies access to rivals' pricing data. Judge Richard Leon, living up to a pledge made during a hearing last week, ordered the Justice Department, which has the data, to ask the companies that gave it to the government for consent to pass it on to AT&T and Time Warner's legal team. The Justice Department sued in November to stop AT&T, the No. 2 U.S. wireless company, from buying Time Warner for $85 billion because of concerns that it could raise prices for rivals and pay-TV subscribers as well as hamper the development of online video.
Montana will sign contracts only with internet service providers that honour "net neutrality" firms, Governor Steve Bullock said on Monday, the latest effort by a state to undermine a Federal Communications Commission order rolling back rules introduced in 2015. Bullock signed an executive order requiring state contract recipients to adhere to so-called net neutrality, which barred internet service providers from blocking or throttling traffic or offering paid fast lanes, also known as paid prioritisation. The Republican-majority FCC voted in December along party lines to reverse the 2015 rules.
The S&P 500 Telecommunications Services sector was down more than 7% since Trump's inauguration as of Friday's market close.