FTE : Analysis & Opinions

  1. MTN Group Has The Growth, But Ample Uncertainties

    June 25, 2013
    Regulation and economic uncertainty up the risks, but MTN Group is an investment highly levered to Africa's growth.
  2. Vodafone Raises Kabel Deutschland Bid - Analyst Blog

    June 21, 2013
    After a preliminary acquisition offer last week, according to sources, Vodafone Group has raised its bid to ???7.5 billion ...
  3. Vodafone Approaches Kabel Deutschland - Analyst Blog

    June 13, 2013
    Vodafone Group has finally confirmed its preliminary approach to Germany's largest cable network company, Kabel Deutschland ...
  4. AT&T Expands LTE - Analyst Blog

    February 14, 2013
    AT&T, Inc. T) is expanding its 4G LTE coverage by upgrading 7 mobile data cell sites in Fayetteville, NC. We believe these ...
  5. Telus Takes Over Digital WYZDOM - Analyst Blog

    February 4, 2013
    Telus Corporation (TU) completed the acquisition of leading digital forensics provider- Digital WYZDOM Inc. and Digital WYZDOM ...
  6. The Absolute Highest Yields You'll Find... in 8 Major Sectors

    December 13, 2012
    Readers of my articles should know by now that I'm always on the lookout for good dividend-paying ideas. There's no better ...
  7. Telefonica's Arm Plans IPO - Analyst Blog

    November 27, 2012
    Reportedly, Telefonica S.A. (TEF) is planning an initial public offering (IPO) of all its Latin American units. The Spanish ...
  8. France Telecom Ties Up with Akamai - Analyst Blog

    November 21, 2012
    France Telecom (FTE), which operates the brand Orange, has entered into a strategic agreement with Akamai Technologies (AKAM) ...
  9. Telefonica Profit Falls - Analyst Blog

    November 9, 2012
    Spanish telecom giant Telefonica S.A. (TEF) reported financial results of the first nine months of 2012, with adjusted earnings ...
  10. BMC Wins Swisscom Deal - Analyst Blog

    October 16, 2012
    Deals are indeed flowing for BMC Software (BMC) and the company now serves a large chunk of firms with its cloud computing ...
  11. Telefonica Continues Divestments - Analyst Blog

    October 15, 2012
    In a bid to lower the debt level, Spanish telecom giant Telefonica S. A. (TEF) has planned to divest its call center business, ...
  12. Telefonica to Invest in UK Spectrum - Analyst Blog

    August 28, 2012
    Spanish telecom giant Telefonica S.A. (TEF) intends to spend ¬1.5 billion ($1.86 billion) to acquire spectrum in the forthcoming ...
  13. Telefonica Profit Falls, Scraps Div - Analyst Blog

    July 27, 2012
    Spanish telecom giant Telefonica S.A. (TEF) reported disappointing first half 2012 results with adjusted earnings of ¬0.62 ...
  14. Verizon Or Vodafone: Which Is The Better Stock?

    June 20, 2012
    While both Verizon and Vodafone both have excellent dividend yields, Verizon has performed better in recent years.
  15. EU Mobile Carriers to Consolidate - Analyst Blog

    June 18, 2012
    Economic conditions in the Eurozone are becoming worse with the potential exit of Greece and bailout plan in Spain, rendering ...
  16. Dialing Up Global Telecoms

    June 14, 2012
    Amid a challenging macroeconomic environment on both sides of the Atlantic and the Pacific, volatility has increased to heights ...
  17. Telefonica to Exit Chinese Assets - Analyst Blog

    June 11, 2012
    Spanish telecom giant Telefonica S. A. (TEF) plans to sell almost half (4.56%) of its stake in China's second largest mobile ...
  18. 5 Great European Dividends...Or Are They?

    April 17, 2012
    Through Europe’s financial problems, there has always existed a great opporunity to buy into some great companies cheaply ...
  19. American Tower Still Great, And Still Expensive

    November 2, 2011
    American Tower has more growth potential than the model may suggest.
  20. Looking For Big Yields In Europe

    May 25, 2011
    Although debt worries are causing investors to shun European stocks, the country still offers high dividends and value for ...
  21. The World's Top Dividend-Paying Stocks

    May 5, 2011
    Dividends make attractive stocks even more appealing, especially in a shaky market.
  22. Hot Tech Dividends

    December 21, 2010
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  23. Say Oui To French ADRs

    November 17, 2010
    These three French ADRs may not have been your first choice, but we promise: it doesn't make you un-American to snap them ...
  24. Is Carlyle Looking At The Next Fiber Gold Rush?

    October 26, 2010
    Is Carlyle's bid for CommScope an opportunistic buy ahead of a sustained rebound?
  25. Telefonica More Than Just Its Dividend

    August 26, 2010
    Spanish telecom giant Telefonica, like so many telecoms, pays a generous dividend. Yet it also has potential for real growth. ...
  26. Europe Still Has Quality

    June 1, 2010
    Europe, despite it current concerns, is still home to some of the best businesses in the world.
  27. London Calling

    May 19, 2009
    Continuing IT business losses and a ticking pension timebomb are likely to dampen the prospects for UK's once mighty tech ...
  28. Five Dividend Darlings For October 9

    October 9, 2008
    We look at several companies that investors should consider stashing some cash in while waiting for the market to rebound.
  29. World Tour, Wall Street Style - France

    September 9, 2008
    From ArcelorMittal to energy giant Total, learn what investment opportunities are waiting in France.
  30. Not So Quiet On the Western Front (VOD)

    August 11, 2006
    There won’t be any winners emerging from the recently launched price war in the European cellular market.
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