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  1. Billionaires Love These 4 High-Yielders

    April 16, 2014
    They say there is power in numbers, and when it comes to investing like the pros, that sentiment is right on the money. ...
  2. Why Cable Companies Should Fear The Worst

    March 17, 2014
    The recent price wars initiated by T-Mobile (NYSE: TMUS) are causing all kinds of headaches for the wireless service providers. ...
  3. Why You Should Avoid These Stocks At All Costs

    March 17, 2014
    The recent price wars initiated by T-Mobile (NYSE: TMUS) are causing all kinds of headaches for the wireless service providers. ...
  4. This Simple System Could Lead To 41% Gains In Less Than 5 Months

    February 6, 2014
    The past few years have been a great time to be an investor.Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke's zero interest rate ...
  5. Telecom Industry Stock Outlook - Jan 2014 - Industry Outlook

    January 21, 2014
    Telecom Industry Stock Outlook - Jan 2014 - Industry Outlook
  6. Bull of the Day: Finisar (FNSR) - Bull of the Day

    January 17, 2014
    Bull of the Day: Finisar (FNSR) - Bull of the Day
  7. Amazon Quietly Unveils $229 Kindle Fire HDX, $379 Kindle Fire ...

    September 25, 2013
    Instead of hosting a press conference with cool invitations and endless amounts of pre-show hype, Amazon (NASDAQ: homepage ...
  8. Telecom Industry Stock Outlook - Sept 2013 - Industry Outlook

    September 23, 2013
    Telecom Industry Stock Outlook - Sept 2013 - Industry Outlook
  9. Bear of the Day: Equinix (EQIX) - Bear of the Day

    September 13, 2013
    Bear of the Day: Equinix (EQIX) - Bear of the Day
  10. An Interesting Year For Tech ETFs

    September 4, 2013
    On the surface, it would appear to be a disappointing year for technology sector ETFs. The Technology Select Sector SPDR ...
  11. Is a Frequent Upgrade Cellular Plan for You?

    July 24, 2013
    It all started with T-Mobile US' (NYSE: TMUS) JUMP plan which allowed consumers to upgrade their smartphones sooner ...
  12. Business Services Stock Outlook - July 2013 - Industry Outlook

    July 23, 2013
    Business Services Stock Outlook - July 2013 - Industry Outlook
  13. Hulu Sale Called Off - Analyst Blog

    July 15, 2013
    Owners of Hulu have abandoned the plan to divest the company.
  14. Sprint Offers Guaranteed Plan - Analyst Blog

    July 12, 2013
    Sprint Nextel recently announced the launch of guaranteed unlimited plans for voice, text and data services.
  15. PLCM's Video Support to Microsoft - Analyst Blog

    July 12, 2013
    Polycom, Inc., will boost Microsoft Corporation's popular Lync server by offering 360-degree, panoramic 1080p HD video support ...
  16. Lumia 1020 Unveiled With 41MP Camera - Analyst Blog

    July 12, 2013
    Nokia Corporation has unveiled the much-hyped Lumia 1020
  17. TMUS's New Handset Upgrade Plan - Analyst Blog

    July 11, 2013
    T-Mobile US, Inc. will be rolling out a new Jump plan, which will allow the subscribers to upgrade their handset twice a ...
  18. Equinix' IBX Data Center in Osaka - Analyst Blog

    July 10, 2013
    Equinix Inc. is aggressively moving ahead with its plan of developing more data centers across different geographical locations. ...
  19. Will Microsoft Lure Cable Giants to Xbox One Before PlayStation ...

    July 3, 2013
    When consumers look at the $200 starting price of Xbox 360, they may ask themselves, "What am I paying for?"The answer to ...
  20. RadioShack's Conceptual Venture - Analyst Blog

    July 2, 2013
    RadioShack Corp. has launched a unique next-generation store. The outlet has been designed to enhance the buying experience.
  21. Verizon LTE Covers 500 Markets - Analyst Blog

    July 1, 2013
    Verizon Communications recently completed LTE deployment in 500 markets, boasting the largest 4G LTE network in the U.S.
  22. Equinix Gets MarkitServ Deal - Analyst Blog

    June 27, 2013
    Equinix Inc. has successfully secured a deal from an over-the counter (OTC) electronic trade processing service provider ...
  23. Verizon Offers 4G Casio Smartphones - Analyst Blog

    June 26, 2013
    Verizon Wireless recently unveiled hardy 4G smartphones from CASIO.
  24. Sprint's Revised Bid for Clearwire - Analyst Blog

    June 21, 2013
    Sprint Nextel Corp. raised its bid for Clearwire's shares by nearly 47% to $5 per share, thereby outpacing DISH Network's ...
  25. Rising 10-Year Yields Could Crush Popular Dividend ETFs

    June 21, 2013
    Seduced by backward-looking dividend increase streaks, investors have fallen in love with dividend ETFs such as the Vanguard ...
  26. Tellabs Inks Deal with WESCO - Analyst Blog

    June 18, 2013
    Tellabs Inc.signed a deal with WESCO International Inc. to supply Tellabs' Optical LAN solution through its business arm, ...
  27. Benzinga Market Primer: Monday, June 17

    June 17, 2013
    Futures Gain On Fed HopesU.S. equity futures advanced in early pre-market trade ahead of the much anticipated FOMC meeting ...
  28. Time Warner Cable Remains Neutral - Analyst Blog

    June 14, 2013
    We reiterate our long-term Neutral recommendation on Time Warner Cable.
  29. Sprint to Offer Low-Priced LTE Phone - Analyst Blog

    June 13, 2013
    Sprint Nextel Corp. unveils a low cost ZTE Vital smartphone.
  30. 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 ...
  31. TiVo Moves Ahead with Partnerships - Analyst Blog

    June 12, 2013
    TiVo Inc recently announced that it has started delivering advanced television entertainment solutions to subscribers of ...
  32. Comcast to Boost Neighborhood Wi-Fi - Analyst Blog

    June 11, 2013
    Comcast Corporation has decided to extend its Wi-Fi hotspot technology across all localities in the country where it operates. ...
  33. Sprint Gets Better Bid from SoftBank - Analyst Blog

    June 11, 2013
    Sprint Nextel and Japanese telecom company, SoftBank have announced amendments to their buyout agreement.
  34. Comcast Sets Up Emergency Plan - Analyst Blog

    June 10, 2013
    Comcast Corporation is ready to offer emergency services to its customers residing near the coastline of Florida as the tropical ...
  35. Ciena And Carrier Spending – They're Baaa-aaack

    June 6, 2013
    Ciena's strong revenue and margin numbers for the quarter may be the beginning of a major new cycle.
  36. DISH Network Makes Another Bid For Mobile

    April 16, 2013
    DISH makes another move towards mobile with a bid for Sprint.
  37. Verizon, AT&T And Vodafone – Here We Go Again

    April 2, 2013
    A popular rumor gets new life with word that AT&T may help Verizon facilitate a buyout of Vodafone.
  38. Equinix Beats EPS Est, Revs Grow - Analyst Blog

    February 14, 2013
    Equinix Inc. (EQIX) reported fourth-quarter 2012 earnings per share of 88 cents, exceeding the Zacks Consensus Estimate of ...
  39. ADTRAN Improves Partner Program - Analyst Blog

    February 13, 2013
    Communication networking solution provider, ADTRAN Inc. (ADTN) is improvising its Channel Partner Program to enhance financial ...
  40. Sprint Ahead of Ests, Loss Tapers - Analyst Blog

    February 7, 2013
    Leading U.S. wireless carrier Sprint Nextel Corp. S) reported fourth quarter and full year 2012 results, before the opening ...
  41. Tellabs Beats on Bottom Line - Analyst Blog

    February 1, 2013
    Tellabs Inc. (TLAB) reported fourth-quarter 2012 adjusted (excluding special items) earnings per share of one cent, beating ...
  42. Telecom Industry Stock Outlook - Feb 2013 - Industry Outlook

    January 31, 2013
    The telecommunications industry has emerged as a key driver of the global economic recovery. The unprecedented growth of ...
  43. Telecom Industry Stock Outlook - Feb 2013 - Zacks Analyst Interviews

    January 31, 2013
    The telecommunications industry has emerged as a key driver of the global economic recovery. The unprecedented growth of ...
  44. TWC Gets LA Dodgers Broadcasts - Analyst Blog

    January 24, 2013
    As per a media report, Time Warner Cable (TWC) has agreed with Major League Baseball's Los Angeles Dodgers to broadcast their ...
  45. Polycom Misses Marginally in 4Q - Analyst Blog

    January 24, 2013
    Polycom Inc. (PLCM) posted fourth-quarter 2012 adjusted earnings per share (excluding stock-based compensation items) of ...
  46. Thursday's ETF Chart To Watch: Technology Select Sector SPDR ...

    January 24, 2013
    Optimism and upbeat earnings carried markets higher for yet another session. The S&P 500 Index continues to inch closer and ...
  47. TWC Aims to Win Back Lost Subscriber - Analyst Blog

    January 22, 2013
    Time Warner Cable (TWC), the second largest cable multi service operator ('MSO') in the U.S. is aspiring to win back some ...
  48. America Movil to Buy CIE Unit - Analyst Blog

    January 22, 2013
    AmericaMovil (AMX) is all set to takeover the media-and-advertising unit of Mexican live-entertainment company Corporacion ...
  49. Apple Preview: Likely to Beat - Analyst Blog

    January 22, 2013
    Apple Inc. (AAPL) is expected to beat expectations when it reports first quarter results on Jan 23, 2013 after the closing ...
  50. Verizon Lags Bottom Line, Meets Rev - Analyst Blog

    January 22, 2013
    The largest U.S. mobile service provider Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) reported fourth quarter 2012 adjusted earnings ...
  51. ADTRAN Earns More than Expected - Analyst Blog

    January 16, 2013
    Communication network solution provider ADTRAN Inc. (ADTN) reported better-than-expected fourth quarter and full year 2012 ...
  52. GM to Invest in Tech Center - Analyst Blog

    January 10, 2013
    General Motors Company (GM) announced that it will invest around $18.5 million for a new technology center in the Roswell ...
  53. Juniper Networks: A Strong Buy - Analyst Blog

    January 2, 2013
    On January 1, 2013, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Juniper Networks Inc. (JNPR) to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy). Why ...
  54. Nokia Tablet to Hit Market in 2013 - Analyst Blog

    January 2, 2013
    Nokia Corporation (NOK) is all set to launch its latest Windows-based tablet during the early part of 2013. Launch of the ...
  55. Equinix Sells 16 Data Centers - Analyst Blog

    December 18, 2012
    It is difficult these days for companies to operate without data centers. However, surplus availability of data centers has ...
  56. Sprints Seals Deal with Clearwire - Analyst Blog

    December 18, 2012
    Sprint Nextel Corp. S) has finally inked an agreement to acquire the remaining 50% stake in Clearwire Corporation (CLWR) ...
  57. American Tower in Neutral Zone - Analyst Blog

    December 13, 2012
    We reiterate our long-term Neutral recommendation on American Tower Corp. (AMT), as we believe the stock is currently fairly ...
  58. Sprint Eyes Clearwire Takeover - Analyst Blog

    December 12, 2012
    Sprint Nextel Corp. S), one of the leading wireless providers in the U.S., is in talks to buy a 49% stake in Clearwire Corporation ...
  59. Still Neutral on Novatel - Analyst Blog

    December 11, 2012
    We maintain our Neutral recommendation on Novatel Wireless Inc. (NVTL). The company reported weak financial results for the ...
  60. Equnix Wins LMAX Exchange Deal - Analyst Blog

    December 10, 2012
    Noticing the increasing demand for data centres, Equinix Inc. (EQIX) is making considerable efforts to open new data centres ...
  61. Stock Market News for December 7, 2012 - Market News

    December 7, 2012
    A volatile trading session ended with markets eking out small gains propelled by a jump in Apple's shares and positive initial ...
  62. CenturyLink Unveils Savvisdirect - Analyst Blog

    December 6, 2012
    One of the leading telecom and data solution providers in the U.S., CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL) has launched another cloud product ...
  63. China Mobile Offers Customized Lumia - Analyst Blog

    December 6, 2012
    China Mobile Limited (CHL), the largest telecom carrier in the world, has launched a customized Lumia 920T for its customers. ...
  64. The Last Stocks Our Experts Ever Would Sell (Part 2)

    December 5, 2012
    At mid-week last week, there were 240 holdings spread out among a dozen real-money and model portfolios in the various StreetAuthority ...
  65. Bull Vs. Bear - Google Has Bitten Off More Internet Than It Can ...

    November 29, 2012
    There's nothing to worry about with Google's new Internet.
  66. 3 Sector ETFs with Solid Yields - ETF News And Commentary

    November 21, 2012
    Thanks to low bond rates and a seemingly endless parade of QE, investors have pushed to equities for yield. Yet many stocks ...
  67. Sprint Offers iPad Mini - Analyst Blog

    November 16, 2012
    Sprint-Nextel Corp.S), the third largest wireless operator in the U.S., has tied up with tech giant Apple Inc. (AAPL) to ...
  68. Cisco Making The Best Of A Tough Environment

    November 15, 2012
    Cisco delivers a solid quarter in a soft market. Nevertheless, its overall growth story hasn't changed much.
  69. 5 Game-Changing Ideas to Watch for in 2013

    November 8, 2012
    Although 2012 isn't quite over yet, we're now close enough to 2013 to start thinking about the bigger themes that are going ...
  70. Equinix EPS Matches, Revs Up Y/Y - Analyst Blog

    November 2, 2012
    Equinix Inc. (EQIX) reported third quarter 2012 earnings per share of 57 cents, in line with the Zacks Consensus Estimate. ...
  71. Earnings Preview: DIRECTV - Analyst Blog

    November 2, 2012
    DIRECTV (DTV) is set to unveil its second-quarter 2012 results on Thursday, August 2, 2012, before the opening bell. The ...
  72. Cincinnati Bell Misses on Both Lines - Analyst Blog

    October 30, 2012
    Telecom services provider Cincinnati Bell Inc. (CBB) reported third-quarter 2012 adjusted earnings of one cent per share, ...
  73. New SPDRs Debut: Positive Momentum And Low Valuation

    October 29, 2012
    State Street became the latest ETF firm to launch factor-based equity ETFs this week, rolling out a pair of funds that will ...
  74. Earnings Preview: Time Warner Cable - Analyst Blog

    October 26, 2012
    Time Warner Cable Inc. (TWC) is slated to release its second quarter 2012 results on Thursday, August 2, before the opening ...
  75. Sprint Beats on Solid Core Wireless - Analyst Blog

    October 25, 2012
    The third-largest U.S. wireless carrier Sprint Nextel Corp. S) reported better-than-expected second quarter 2012 results, ...
  76. Nokia in Neutral Zone - Analyst Blog

    October 22, 2012
    We reaffirm our long-term Neutral recommendation on Nokia Corp. (NOK) as its third-quarter 2012 financial results managed ...
  77. Sprint Eyes Majority Stake in CLWR - Analyst Blog

    October 19, 2012
    Third largest wireless carrier in the U.S. - Sprint-Nextel Corporation S) - has been striving to achieve majority control ...
  78. Verizon Misses EPS, Up Y/Y - Analyst Blog

    October 18, 2012
    Before the opening bell today, the largest U.S. mobile service provider Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) reported third quarter ...
  79. Savvis Buys ITO Assets from CIBER - Analyst Blog

    October 16, 2012
    Savvis Inc, a subsidiary of leading telecom service provider CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL), has acquired assets of CIBER, Inc.'s ...
  80. The Softbank-Sprint Tie-Up Seems Like Only The Beginning

    October 16, 2012
    SoftBank's bid for Sprint may not be ideal, but it will be good for shareholders eventually.
  81. Mixed 3Q for ADTRAN - Analyst Blog

    October 10, 2012
    ADTRAN Inc. (ADTN) reported third quarter 2012 adjusted earnings of 20 cents per share, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate ...
  82. Telecom Stock Outlook - Oct. 2012 - Industry Outlook

    October 4, 2012
    The unprecedented growth of high-speed Internet traffic, particularly for wireless data and video, has transformed the Telecommunications ...
  83. S&P Lowers Outlook on Crown Castle - Analyst Blog

    October 3, 2012
    Rating agency Standard and Poor's (S&P) lowered its outlook on Crown Castle International (CCI) - one of the largest independent ...
  84. MetrPCS Confirms Merger Talks - Analyst Blog

    October 3, 2012
    Merger talks between T-Mobile USA - a subsidiary of Deutsche Telekom AG (DTEGY) - and low cost carrier MetroPCS Communications, ...
  85. ADTRAN Revises 3Q Estimates - Analyst Blog

    October 1, 2012
    Networking solution provider, ADTRAN, Inc. (ADTN) has announced its revised revenue and earnings estimates for the third ...
  86. Frontier Launches Game Service - Analyst Blog

    September 24, 2012
    One of the leading communication service provider in rural areas, Frontier Communications (FTR) has launched a new game service ...
  87. Apple's Long-Awaited iPhone 5 Arrives - Analyst Blog

    September 21, 2012
    After a prolonged wait, Apple Inc. (AAPL) finally unveiled its iPhone 5 yesterday. The latest version of iPhone is much thinner ...
  88. Should Investors Play On The Acme Packet See-Saw?

    September 19, 2012
    Sell-side analysts have cut their fair value estimate on Acme Packet by almost 50% and their 2013 revenue estimates by roughly ...
  89. Board Approves Equinix REIT Plans - Analyst Blog

    September 18, 2012
    Equinix Inc.'s (EQIX) board of directors has approved the company to convert its business category from a global interconnection ...
  90. Akamai Buys FactSoft - Analyst Blog

    September 14, 2012
    Akamai Technologies Inc. (AKAM) has acquired FactSoft Inc., a California-based web content acceleration software provider. ...
  91. Two Telecom ETFs Outperforming the S&P 500 - ETF News And Commentary

    September 14, 2012
    Telecom ETFs have, as of late, turned out to be huge winners this year amidst the ongoing broad market turmoil. In fact, ...
  92. Amdocs Stays Neutral - Analyst Blog

    September 4, 2012
    Amdocs Ltd. (DOX) posted mixed financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2012, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimates. ...
  93. Ciena Still Trying To Translate Tech Into Prosperity

    September 4, 2012
    Ciena's guidance creates more doubt about the carrier capex environment.
  94. Equinix, AMS-IX Extend Relations - Analyst Blog

    August 30, 2012
    Data center provider Equinix Inc. (EQIX) is all set to extend its business relations with Amsterdam Internet Exchange ("AMS-IX"). ...
  95. Savvis Unveils Cloud Ecosystem - Analyst Blog

    August 30, 2012
    Savvis Inc., a subsidiary of CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL), recently unveiled the Savvis Enterprise Cloud Ecosystem program. The ...
  96. Nokia to Collaborate with Verizon - Analyst Blog

    August 23, 2012
    Nokia Corporation (NOK) plans to partner with Verizon Communication Inc. (VZ) to sell new Lumia phones based on Microsoft ...
  97. Earnings Scorecard: Time Warner Cable - Analyst Blog

    August 13, 2012
    Following the first quarter earnings announcement on April 26, most of the analysts covering Time Warner Cable Inc. (TWC) ...
  98. CenturyLink Buys Ciber ITO Biz - Analyst Blog

    August 1, 2012
    One of the leading integrated telecommunications service providers, CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL) through its subsidiary Savvis ...
  99. Earnings Scorecard: Verizon - Analyst Blog

    August 1, 2012
    Earnings Scorecard: Verizon - Analyst Blog
  100. Business Services Stock Outlook - Aug. 2012 - Zacks Analyst Interviews

    July 31, 2012
    To Begin With In today's world, companies strive to remain focused on functions and activities that are close to their ...
  101. Business Services Stock Outlook - Aug. 2012 - Industry Outlook

    July 31, 2012
    To Begin With In today's world, companies strive to remain focused on functions and activities that are close to their ...
  102. Stock Market News for July 31, 2012 - Market News

    July 31, 2012
    It was a lackluster day of events yesterday as markets slipped marginally and volumes kept low. Benchmarks opted to take ...
  103. Equinix Expands Brazil Footprint - Analyst Blog

    July 30, 2012
    Leading data center solutions provider Equinix Inc. (EQIX) announced its intention to set up a new International Business ...
  104. Portfolio Pruning 101

    July 27, 2012
    MoneyShow's Tom Aspray takes an in-depth look at his successful Charts in Play Portfolio, as he looks to take profits on ...
  105. Equinix Delivers Decent 2Q - Analyst Blog

    July 27, 2012
    Equinix Inc. (EQIX) reported second quarter 2012 earnings per share of 73 cents, ahead of the Zacks Consensus Estimate of ...
  106. Verizon Meets Ests, Grows Year Over Year - Analyst Blog

    July 19, 2012
    Before the opening bell today, the largest U.S. mobile service provider Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) reported second ...
  107. ADTRAN Beats on Bottom Line - Analyst Blog

    July 11, 2012
    ADTRAN Inc. (ADTN) reported second quarter 2012 adjusted earnings of 38 cents per share, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate ...
  108. Frontier to Expand in Rural Areas - Analyst Blog

    July 10, 2012
    Frontier Communications (FTR) expects to expedite investments in rural America for broadband deployment upon the receipt ...
  109. Equinix Takes $750M Credit Facility - Analyst Blog

    July 9, 2012
    Global data center service provider Equinix Inc. (EQIX) has entered into an agreement with leading U.S. banks, including ...
  110. ALPS Launches Sector Dividend Dogs ETF (SDOG) - ETF News And ...

    July 2, 2012
    ALPS, the small ETF issuer best known for its commodity products, appears to be continuing its expansion in the U.S. sector ...
  111. InfoSpace Plus TaxAct Equals Success

    June 29, 2012
    InfoSpace acquired TaxAct in January 2012 for $287.5 million. Now it changed its name to Blucora.
  112. Sprint's LTE to Debut in Mid-July - Analyst Blog

    June 28, 2012
    The third-largest wireless carrier in the U.S., Sprint Nextel Corp. S), plans to launch its high-speed 4G LTE services on ...
  113. Apple Fined for Misleading Aussie Ads - Analyst Blog

    June 21, 2012
    Federal Court Justice Mordy Bromberg fined Apple Inc. (AAPL) A$2.25 million ($2.29 million) judging that the tech giant misled ...
  114. Savvis Expands, Adds New Services - Analyst Blog

    June 21, 2012
    Savvis Inc., a subsidiary of CenturyLink Inc. (CTL), is opening new data centers in Singapore and London, apart from expanding ...
  115. ADTRAN Offers New Data Offload - Analyst Blog

    June 20, 2012
    A leading provider of network solutions, ADTRAN Inc. (ADTN), achieved another milestone in cloud based technologies by unveiling ...
  116. Equinix Extends Data Center Presence - Analyst Blog

    June 18, 2012
    Equinix Inc. (EQIX) recently announced the expansion of its second International Business Exchange (IBX) in Singapore. This ...
  117. CenturyLink Inks Massive Deal (revised) - Analyst Blog

    June 18, 2012
    CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL) recently inked a deal worth $233 million with Social Security Administration (SSA) to provide data ...
  118. Xperia Ion in AT&T Smartphone Line - Analyst Blog

    June 15, 2012
    AT&T Inc. T), the second-largest U.S. mobile service provider, will roll out Google Inc.'s (GOOG) 4G LTE Android based Xperia ...
  119. America Movil Adds Stake in KPN - Analyst Blog

    June 13, 2012
    Mexican Telecom giant America Movil (AMX) has raised its capital interest to 7.9% in a Dutch telecommunications company, ...
  120. TDS Acquires Vital Support Systems - Analyst Blog

    June 12, 2012
    One of the leading telecommunication companies in the U.S., Telephone and Data Systems Inc. (TDS) has acquired Vital Support ...
  121. Sprint Dilutes Stake in Clearwire

    June 12, 2012
    It was revealed on Tuesday that Sprint Nextel (NYSE: S) is no longer the majority shareholder of Clearwire (NASDAQ: CLWR), ...
  122. LEAP Adds to Smartphone Portfolio - Analyst Blog

    June 6, 2012
    As the prepaid wireless market is getting more competitive owing to the availability of attractive wireless plans by other ...
  123. Yield, Where Are You?

    June 1, 2012
    It's well known that in this environment of depressed/frozen interest rates, cash investments and U.S. Treasuries just aren't ...
  124. The Dow: Plenty Of Dogs, But Few Standouts

    June 1, 2012
    Those holding an ETF such as the SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average (NYSE: DIA) or some assortment of individual Dow stocks ...
  125. Stocks Pay Huge Dividends

    May 31, 2012
    Stocks that consistently pay sizable dividends offer important advantages to individual investors. Here are five worth a ...
  126. Dish Network's Fuzzy Long-Term Signal

    May 11, 2012
    Dish looks quite affordable based off its earnings and cash flow multiple, but it's very difficult to get a solid gauge on ...
  127. The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Time Warner Cable, Comcast, ...

    May 8, 2012
    For Immediate Release Chicago, IL - May 8, 2012 - Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. ...
  128. Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day Highlights: Manulife Financial, ...

    May 8, 2012
    For Immediate Release Chicago, IL - May 8, 2012 - Zacks Equity Research highlights: Manulife Financial Corp. ( MFC) as ...
  129. Acme Packet Another Company Waiting On The Carrier Revival

    May 7, 2012
    Acme Packet is suffering today, but this will be a great stock to own if/when the carrier spending rebound materializes and ...
  130. Regulators Revoke Fine on Movil - Analyst Blog

    May 7, 2012
    After a prolonged regulatory battle, America Movil (AMX) was finally relieved of the MXN$12 billion ($1 billion) fine charged ...
  131. The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Verizon Communications, Google, ...

    May 4, 2012
    The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Verizon Communications, Google, Apple, AT&T and Sprint Nextel - Press Releases
  132. Donnelly's Earnings Surge in 1Q - Analyst Blog

    May 2, 2012
    Donnelly's Earnings Surge in 1Q - Analyst Blog
  133. Fed Comments Lift Oil Futures

    May 1, 2012
    Fed Comments Lift Oil Futures
  134. Towers Of Power

    April 30, 2012
    As mobile data usage continues to grow globally, the tower owners and operators look like a great place to be. Functioning ...
  135. Best Dividends For Your Dollar

    April 30, 2012
    Stocks that consistently pay sizable dividends offer important advantages to individual investors. Here are five worth a ...
  136. 5 Easy Ways to Cash In on US Dividends

    April 26, 2012
    If you’re outside the US looking in, there are important pros and cons to adding exchange traded funds from America ...
  137. E-Commerce King Raises the Ante

    April 20, 2012
    The next great tech wave will likely come on the e-commerce side of tech, where our smartphones and tablets will also double ...
  138. 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 ...
  139. Nokia Knocked Down Again

    April 13, 2012
    Nokia warned the Street on Wednesday that its financial results for the first and second quarters were going to be dismal. ...
  140. Pluck These Dividends

    April 12, 2012
    With today's current historic low rates, the opportunity to own high quality equities with bond like yields will not be a ...
  141. EXFO Testing Patience

    March 30, 2012
    EXFO continues to wait for a pickup in carrier spending.
  142. Can Powerwave Live To Fight Another Day?

    March 26, 2012
    Powerwave is in serious trouble and survival is no sure thing.
  143. New iPad Hints at Apple's Future

    March 15, 2012
    Though many tech experts have some complaints about the new iPad, MoneyShow’s Jim Jubak thinks it reveals some insights ...
  144. 3 Aerospace Stocks with Soaring Returns

    February 19, 2012
    As manager of the Morningstar four-star Fort Pitt Capital Total Return Fund (FPCGX), Charlie Smith searches for outperformance ...
  145. J2 Global Excelling At Cloud-Based Services

    February 17, 2012
    J2 Global has impressively maintained an edge over many larger, deep-pocketed rivals.
  146. The 10 Must-Know Market Forces for 2012

    February 14, 2012
    For the first time since 2007, investors have multiple ways to succeed this year. Understanding how the lingering effects ...
  147. 5 Smart Income Picks to Start the Year

    January 30, 2012
    There are some great picks, especially preferreds, that investors can still take advantage of and grab some big income streams, ...
  148. Which Companies Spend The Most On Lobbying?

    January 27, 2012
    Find out which companies spend the most on gaining influence over government officials.
  149. 4 Stocks To Contemplate Before Thursday

    January 24, 2012
    Here are four companies that will be releasing their earnings on January 26th.
  150. The Two-Minute Canadian Portfolio

    January 11, 2012
    Data shows this conservative stock group has an annualized return of 9.8%...that's better than the TSX Composite index, ...
  151. The Hot ETF for 2012

    January 11, 2012
    Here's a look at the method behind the picking my annual Hot Hand, so even if the pick misfires, at least you can buy into ...
  152. Playing BlackRock's 2012 Forecast

    January 10, 2012
    Strategists at BlackRock estimate that 2012 will be another year of slow economic growth.
  153. Slow And Steady ETFs Outperforming

    January 3, 2012
    Low volatility ETFs lead the way in 2011.
  154. 2011's Biggest Mergers and Acquisitions

    December 30, 2011
    M&A activity rebounded in a big way in 2011. Here's a look back at the biggest mergers and acquisitions during the year.
  155. Ciena Tries To Carve Out Another Run

    December 13, 2011
    Ciena likely never will match what it used to be.
  156. ETF's For Income

    November 28, 2011
    ETFs provide a way for investors to earn above-average rates of return without the risk tied to investing in one company.
  157. 6 S&P 500 Stocks With Huge Dividends

    November 4, 2011
    We combed through the S&P 500 to find 7 of the highest yielding stocks.
  158. American Tower Still Great, And Still Expensive

    November 2, 2011
    American Tower has more growth potential than the model may suggest.
  159. Altera's Growth Story In A Pause

    October 25, 2011
    Altera's growth is lagging now, but the stock is undervalued. There's good long-term growth potential here.
  160. High Yielding Equities

    October 21, 2011
    Despite the market volatility, there are still some stocks and ETFs that pay above-average dividend yields.
  161. Sprint Garrotes Clearwire

    October 14, 2011
    Sprint has decided to separate from Clearwire and step out on its own. However, if Sprint builds its own 4G network, Clearwire ...
  162. Can Sprint Nextel Unlock Value?

    October 13, 2011
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  163. Google's Not The Only Player In The Mobile Payment Business

    October 3, 2011
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  164. September's Dow 30 Winners and Losers

    October 3, 2011
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  165. 7 S&P 500 Stocks With Huge Dividends

    September 28, 2011
    S&P 500 Stocks With Huge Dividends
  166. Looking For Safety? Dial Up Verizon Soon

    September 9, 2011
    A healthy dividend and AT&T's impending court battle to acquire T-Mobile are big catalysts for Verizon.
  167. Who's Winning the Wireless Wars?

    August 12, 2011
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  168. J2 Global Returning To Growth

    August 8, 2011
    J2 Global's stock has room to run.
  169. Neustar Clearing Impressive Profitability

    August 3, 2011
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  170. M&A Activity Points to 2 Top Stocks

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  171. My 3 Favorite Income Stocks

    July 14, 2011
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  172. Alcatel-Lucent Still In The Fight

    May 10, 2011
    Margins are the key for Alcatel-Lucent now that revenue has picked up.
  173. Best Dividends For Your Dollar

    May 10, 2011
    Stocks that consistently pay sizable dividends offer important advantages to individual investors. Here are five worth a ...
  174. j2 Global Worth A Close Look

    May 9, 2011
    J2 Global has an appealing business model and share valuation, meaning the stock is worth a close look.
  175. Dish Network's Superb Quarter

    May 5, 2011
    Satellite TV provider Dish Network had a tremendous quarter, as its price increases began to take hold.
  176. The Return Of The Norsemen?

    April 29, 2011
    Ericsson is benefiting from more capital spending, but how much capacity do mobile operators need?
  177. Level 3 Getting Bigger; Better Remains To Be Seen

    April 11, 2011
    Level 3 is paying a large premium for another cash flow-poor bandwidth player.
  178. Dish Buys Blockbuster, But What Does It Get?

    April 8, 2011
    Satellite TV provider Dish Network successfully bid for the assets of movie rental chain Blockbuster. Will this move help ...
  179. March's Dow 30 Winners and Losers

    April 1, 2011
    See the best and worst performing DJIA stocks from March 2011!
  180. VimpelCom Looking To Join The Big Leagues

    March 30, 2011
    VimpelCom is moving aggressively to build a global network of emerging markets.
  181. 4 Reasons To Own Liberty Global

    March 24, 2011
    John Malone is taking cable global and Germany is one of his big plays.
  182. American Movil Faces Pressure

    March 22, 2011
    A recent regulatory ruling went against Mexican wireless giant American Movil.
  183. Amazon Expands

    March 10, 2011
    Amazon's entry into streaming video and its involvement in the cloud computing space, are filled with the potential for growth.
  184. 5 Stocks For The Broadband Push

    February 25, 2011
    The telecommunications subsector will benefit as nations around the globe continue to focus their attentions towards repairing ...
  185. Windstream Looks To Acquisitions For Growth

    February 24, 2011
    Telecom Windstream posted lackluster quarter and full-year results, but this dividend stock has set out on an ambitious growth ...
  186. j2 Global Continues Bringing Telecom To Cyberspace

    February 17, 2011
    There is ample room for j2 Global to grow and acquire market share over the long haul.
  187. 6 S&P 500 Stocks With Huge Dividends

    February 7, 2011
    We combed through the S&P 500 to find 7 of the highest yielding stocks.
  188. January's Dow 30 Winners and Losers

    February 1, 2011
    See the best and worst performing DJIA stocks from January 2011!
  189. 7 Important Earnings Announcements For January 27

    January 26, 2011
    Earnings reports are significant events for every stock. Here are 7 earnings announcement for January 27 that you should ...
  190. Shaw Communications Intrigues Investors

    January 17, 2011
    Canadian diversified telecom Shaw Communications had earnings dampened by acqusition costs but posted a strong revenue increase.
  191. Verizon Finally Adds The iPhone

    January 14, 2011
    Verizon made the long-expected announcement that it will become a carrier for the iPhone. What will be the impact of this?
  192. The iPad's Threats Are A Collective Effort

    January 13, 2011
    Will anyone be able to dethrone Apple and its iPad as the king of the tablets? Yes and no.
  193. 4 Non-Cyclical Growth Stocks Increasing Dividends

    January 13, 2011
    These companies may be difficult to find, but they do exist!
  194. Discover's Flat Performance

    December 22, 2010
    Discover showed a profit increase in its latest quarter, but things are not as they appear.
  195. Hot Tech Dividends

    December 21, 2010
    Hot Tech Dividends
  196. 2011: The Year The "Dogs" Stop Chasing Tails?

    December 20, 2010
    What are 2011's "Dogs of the Dow" apt to be, and more importantly, should we even care?
  197. Hey Clearwire, Sprint May Just Not Be That Into You

    December 17, 2010
    Investors are nervous that Sprint may not backstop Clearwire indefinitely.
  198. Large Cap Dividend Stocks For 2011

    December 17, 2010
    Investors interested in yield for the new year might want to consider a package of solid, stable, large cap stocks which ...
  199. Ciena's Second Act

    December 14, 2010
    Ciena has rebuilt itself, but it can produce the cash flow when it matters?
  200. Telecom Yields Are Looking Ripe

    December 10, 2010
    Dividend yields can make or break an average stock; keep that in mind when updating your portfolio.
  201. Smartphone Revolution: There's An ETF For That

    November 4, 2010
    As these devices continue to become the standard choice with regards mobile phones, companies all along the value chain will ...
  202. 7 S&P 500 Stocks With Huge Dividends

    November 4, 2010
    We combed through the S&P 500 to find 7 of the highest yielding stocks.
  203. Is There Any Value Left?

    October 22, 2010
    The multi-baggers may be an extinct species at these valuations, but names still exist that offer an attractive return profile.
  204. 5 Dow 30 Stocks With Huge Dividends

    October 1, 2010
    We combed through the Dow 30 to find some of its highest-yielding stocks.
  205. 10 S&P 500 Stocks With Huge Dividends

    September 9, 2010
    We combed through the S&P 500 to find the top 10 highest yielding stocks.
  206. 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. ...
  207. Boost Your Dividends With These Large Caps

    August 20, 2010
    These stocks will inject higher dividends into your portfolio.
  208. Dish Shows Industry Squeeze

    August 16, 2010
    Dish Network had a profitable second quarter but lost some subscribers on a net basis.
  209. American Tower - Great Business At A Bad Price

    August 6, 2010
    American Tower runs a fantastic toll-collection business, but the stock seems to fully anticipate great future returns.
  210. A New Patent Problem For Smartphone Makers

    July 15, 2010
    The company that secured a major settlement from RIMM is now targeting the new giants of smartphones.
  211. TeleNav Nicely Positioned

    July 13, 2010
    TeleNav is still work a look, although their shares have settled after the IPO.
  212. Broadband Providers Face More Regulation

    July 12, 2010
    The FCC wants to regulate broadband service, which is bad news for the cable and telephone companies.
  213. 5 Cash Flow Kings

    July 8, 2010
    These five stocks are generating ample amounts of cash flow.
  214. Phone Stocks: The New Treasuries?

    July 7, 2010
    The U.S. bond market is looking riskier, making less-traditional investments more appealing for conservative investors.
  215. Dialing Up Profits In Regional Telecom

    June 30, 2010
    Investors that can see pass the big names to some of the regional players have an opportunity to catch some growth.
  216. Telecom: The Picks Of The Litter Are The Runts

    June 28, 2010
    Not all telecom stocks are the lazy lovers that TTH, Verizon, and AT&T shares would lead you to believe. Think small, and ...
  217. Wireless Stocks: What Comes Around Goes Around

    May 25, 2010
    We look at whether it's finally time to step into wireless stocks after their long drought.
  218. Big Dividends In Large Caps

    May 13, 2010
    It may be the opportune time for investors willing to take on a little bit more risk.
  219. Dow's Biggest Losers When It Tanked

    May 10, 2010
    On Thursday, May 6, the Dow tanked 1,000 points before pushing its way back up.
  220. Big Dividends In Technology

    April 29, 2010
    To find high yields, you have to venture into riskier securities such as stocks, and one sector that has some potential is ...
  221. High-Yield Stocks Vulnerable To Dividend Tax Increase

    April 6, 2010
    The tax rate on dividends could double for high bracket investors. That's could sink many high-yielding shares.
  222. Oversold Stocks Primed To Pop

    March 25, 2010
    These high flying stocks have been beat down far enough to make them potential value plays.
  223. Century Tel More Than A Dividend

    March 24, 2010
    Century Tel's current yield of more than 8% is attractive to income investors. Is there more to this stock than just the ...
  224. Dow Jones Industrials Play The Share Buyback Game

    March 10, 2010
    A look at five companies from the Dow Jones Industrial Average that repurchased stock in 2007 and how they've done since.
  225. 4 Worst Dow Stocks Year To Date

    March 9, 2010
    Investors that owned these four names were not happy as they significantly underperformed.
  226. Legal Win A Game Changer For TiVo

    March 9, 2010
    With a solid win now in hand in its lawsuits against Dish and EchoStar, things may be looking up for TiVo.
  227. Asset OutFlows: A Contrarian Buy Signal

    March 2, 2010
    Money is fleeing the stock market once again. History says the time to buy is now.
  228. Let's Play The Dow Dividend Game

    January 29, 2010
    These three companies are strong alternatives to Dow dividend payers.
  229. iPad: Cool Toy Or Tech Market Game-Changer?

    January 28, 2010
    Opinion is divided on how much revenue the iPad will bring in, and whether it will be another game-changer for the tech market.
  230. Invest To Help Haiti

    January 25, 2010
    You can your portfolio based on companies and regions of the world that give to those in need.
  231. These Dow Dogs Won't Be Dogs For Long

    January 8, 2010
    These big-name stocks may look boring now, but they're some of most attractive investments for the general investing public.
  232. Core Stocks For 2010

    January 7, 2010
    Businesses with historically strong fundamentals can be a springboard for researching stocks that long-term investors might ...
  233. 2009's "Dogs of the Dow"

    December 31, 2009
    Was there any bite to the Dogs of the Dow strategy last year?
  234. Google Looms Large As Next Telecom Giant

    November 25, 2009
    Google's quiet acquisition of Gizmo5 could make the search giant a serious threat to telecom service providers like Verizon ...
  235. Super-Sized Dividends For The Long Haul

    November 23, 2009
    In these times of cost-cutting, dividends have not been spared. We look at some companies that are still paying.
  236. Palm Takeover A Longshort

    November 18, 2009
    Overpriced and under-represented in its market, Palm has limited appeal to any potential suitor.
  237. Four ETFs For The Income-Minded International Investor

    November 2, 2009
    These three international dividend ETFs will diversify any portfolio.
  238. Verizon's Leadership Position Proving Costly

    September 22, 2009
    Given current industry dynamics, Verizon is not appealing enough to warrant dialing up for the shares.
  239. The Deutsche/Sprint Telecom Tie-Up

    September 17, 2009
    Investors are best to tread carefully with big telecom deals.
  240. Smartphone Revolution Stirs Up Telecom Sector

    September 16, 2009
    Wireless industry developments are coming fast and furious as the industry moves towards greater consolidation.
  241. This DVR Pioneer's Fight May Soon Be Obsolete

    August 28, 2009
    TiVo's endless legal fight over DVR patent rights looks increasingly like yesterday's battle.
  242. Four Dividend Plays To Pad Your Portfolio

    August 18, 2009
    4 high yield dividend stocks with solid outlooks.
  243. Bristol Myers: A Good Pill To Swallow?

    August 17, 2009
    A nice dividend yield shouldn't be the only reason to invest in a company, but it is a nice bonus.
  244. Two Acquisitions: One Good, One Bad

    August 3, 2009
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  245. What's Your Brand Worth?

    July 9, 2009
    Millward Brown Optimor recently delivered its fourth annual BRANDZ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands.
  246. Century Tel Embarks On Wider Path

    June 23, 2009
    With the Century Tel-Embarq deal closing, Century Tel is poised to move to the front of the field as a strong second-tier ...
  247. Long-Distance Merger Deserves Caution

    June 18, 2009
    Sprint and Level 3 Communications are looking at merging, but each is carrying a lot of debt.
  248. Does Alcatel-Lucent Have Horns?

    June 9, 2009
    Alcatel-Lucent may not be operating on all cylinders, but more the market has beaten the stock down too far.
  249. Qwest Is No Bargain

    June 1, 2009
    Digging deep into numbers, this telecom doesn’t look like such a good deal.
  250. Qualcomm Is Worth the Price

    May 27, 2009
    A rich price is no excuse to ignore Qualcomm shares. Find out why.
  251. Telecom Giants Are Dialing Dividends

    May 26, 2009
    For those who seek income from big cap names with great fundamentals, big telecommunications firms are waiting to be answered.
  252. Increased Dividend Darlings

    May 22, 2009
    Despite recent market gains, there are still 7% plus yields to be had from shares in some of the world's largest companies ...
  253. Boob Tube Blues

    May 14, 2009
    Despite unexpected positive Q1 earnings, Dish Network's outlook is still a little fuzzy.
  254. Avoid Unions At All Costs

    April 24, 2009
    Misinformation thrown about in the auto bailout is a clear sign for investors to avoid companies with significantly unionized ...
  255. Comcast Tunes Into Success

    April 3, 2009
    This apparently recession-resistant cable giant thrives even without signs of economic recovery on the horizon.
  256. No Blindfold Needed: Coke Wins Over The S&P 500

    March 25, 2009
    Coca Cola's geographic diversification wins out over the broader S&P 500.
  257. Spinoffs Revisited

    March 13, 2009
    Spinoffs are touted as a cure for a lack of shareholder value, but sometimes the opposite is true.
  258. Ericsson Wins With U.S. Contract

    March 12, 2009
    Ericsson's latest U.S. contract means big things for this wireless supplier.
  259. Distinguishing Wants From Needs

    February 27, 2009
    Identifying portfolio prospects from individual spending habits.
  260. Century Tel Gets The Hookup

    February 26, 2009
    Century Tel is positioning itself to become a larger, stronger player in the telecom world.
  261. Investing Abroad: Five Non-American Companies

    February 16, 2009
    A look at five international stocks to diversify your portfolio beyond borders.
  262. No Recession For Netflix

    January 30, 2009
    A slowing economy may be good news for Netflix.
  263. Tellabs Survives Downturn With Solid Balance Sheet

    January 30, 2009
    Tellabs' large cash balance and solid balance sheet make it a safer play during the current economic downturn.
  264. Regal Still A Dividend Darling

    January 22, 2009
    RGC recently cut its dividend, but in this economic climate it's still worth a look.
  265. Intel Chips Away At Challenges

    January 19, 2009
    With the company's 4.3% dividend yield, investors are being paid to wait for a recovery.
  266. A Dying Battery For Nortel

    November 13, 2008
    Things could get much worse for telecom equipment-maker Nortel.
  267. A Rare Opportunity In Steel Dynamics

    October 22, 2008
    Forced selling and a commodity downdraft have this high-quality steel operator trading at a shocking valuation.
  268. As Good As It Gets For Ericsson

    October 22, 2008
    Investors expecting more upside are sure to be disappointed; Ericsson's growth and margins are probably as good as they are ...
  269. Palm's Down

    September 23, 2008
    Shrinking margins and growing competition have hurt Palm. Is the stock now a bargain, or should investors give it a miss?
  270. Signs The Market Is At Rock Bottom (Again)

    September 15, 2008
    Many have unsuccessfully tried to call a bottom, but perhaps the stars have finally aligned. Learn which stocks could be ...
  271. Telecom Ride Coming To An End

    September 5, 2008
    Enjoy the bullish telecom run while it lasts, because it may not last much longer.
  272. New Bosses, Same Big Problems

    September 4, 2008
    If you think new management will turn things around anytime soon at struggling Alcatel-Lucent, think again.
  273. Winners Of The Dow Dog Show For September 3

    September 3, 2008
    Let the Dogs of the Dow strategy point you to potential winners. This week's best of breed is DuPont.
  274. Go All In With Qualcomm's Chips

    September 2, 2008
    The party isn't over for QCOM shareholders, despite the already high p/e ratios and expectations.
  275. Winners Of The Dow Dog Show For August 27

    August 27, 2008
    The Dogs of the Dow strategy involves buying the index's highest yielding stocks and waiting for their prices to rise. This ...
  276. Winners Of The Dow Dog Show For August 19

    August 19, 2008
    The Dogs of the Dow strategy involves buying the index's highest yielding stocks and waiting for their prices to go up. Best ...
  277. Winners Of The Dow Dog Show For August 11

    August 11, 2008
    The Dogs of the Dow strategy involves buying the index's highest yielding stocks and waiting for their prices to go up. Pfizer ...
  278. Winners Of The Dow Dog Show For July 29

    July 29, 2008
    The Dogs of the Dow strategy lets investors find undervalued blue chips. This week the best of breed is GE.
  279. Winners Of The Dow Dog Show For July 17

    July 17, 2008
    The Dogs of the Dow strategy involves buying the index's highest yielding stocks and waiting for their prices to go up. We ...
  280. The Telecoms Are Listening

    July 14, 2008
    The legal issues surrounding wiretapping remain unsolved, but a little fundamental analysis will help investors gain clarity.
  281. Winners Of The Dow Dog Show

    June 20, 2008
    The Dogs of the Dow strategy involves buying the index's highest yielding stocks and waiting for their prices to go up. We ...
  282. An iPhone Today Won't Keep The Downside Away

    June 10, 2008
    The latest iPhone is half the price of the old one, and it should sell, but it might not be enough to keep the shares' lofty ...
  283. Deutsche Telekom-Sprint An Incompatible Duo

    May 6, 2008
    Merger euphoria may have taken hold Monday. A second look reveals Deutsche Telekom's takeover of Sprint Nextel makes little ...
  284. Comcast Miles Ahead Of Telecom Peers

    May 5, 2008
    With strong cash flow growth and no visible barriers to halt it, Comcast is worth the price.
  285. Verizon Shares Ring True For Value

    April 28, 2008
    Verizon released impressive first quarter results boosted by its growing consumer base.
  286. Mac Sales Boost Apple

    April 28, 2008
    Despite low forecasts Apple is coming out strong with great earnings and fundamentals.
  287. Research In Motion Surpasses All Expectations

    April 3, 2008
    The BlackBerry builder produced another quarter of big profit increases. Fears over iPhone's dominance can now be put to ...
  288. Contrarians Beware: Sprint Nextel Is No Prize

    April 1, 2008
    Sprint Nextel is just as risky at $6.60 now as it was at $23.34 last June when the shares were at their five-year peak.
  289. Green Funds For The Faint Of Heart

    March 24, 2008
    Learn about two funds that go green without going overboard. Both invest in well-known companies with strong growth potential.
  290. Sprint On The Corporate Treadmill (S)

    January 23, 2008
    Sprint Nextel is trying to regain its fighting weight by cutting costs and jobs. Can it still contend?
  291. Five Green Mutual Funds You Need To Know

    November 1, 2007
    Green investing has been providing investors great returns. We examine five funds to help you get in on the action.
  292. Verizon Loved By Widows And Speculators Alike (VZ)

    October 19, 2007
    Verizon stock represents a safe play in a shaky market, and growth ambitions could provide a solid kicker for investors.
  293. Qualcomm's Legal Problems Loom Large (QCOM)

    August 9, 2007
    Disputes with with Broadcom and Nokia are heating up. Investors beware, high litigation costs could be coming.
  294. There's More To Apple Than The iPhone (AAPL)

    July 31, 2007
    Sales of Macintosh computers boosted Apple's fiscal third quarter results well beyond expectations.
  295. Time Is On Time Warner's Side (TWX)

    July 9, 2007
    AOL is a drag on Time Warner, but it also hides value waiting to be unlocked.
  296. The Market's Biggest Q2 Winner (RCCC)

    July 3, 2007
    Rural Cellular's price almost tripled last quarter, but the reasons for the rise are thin.
  297. For Your Viewing Pleasure

    June 21, 2007
    Internet-based television looks to be the future, but is it ready for prime time?
  298. Qwest CEO Steps Down (Q)

    June 11, 2007
    CEO Richard Notebaert was doing a good job and his sudden departure could spell trouble.
  299. Taking A Byte Out Of Crime (SYMC, VRSN, MFE)

    June 5, 2007
    A look at three computer-security firms who protect us from cyber-criminals.
  300. Will iPhone Help Palm? (PALM, AAPL)

    May 30, 2007
    Apple is gearing up for the release of its iPhone in June. This could actually be a boost for beleaguered Palm.
  301. A Wire From Western Union (WU)

    May 25, 2007
    The new global economy presents ample business opportunities for an old-economy stalwart.
  302. Andrew's Resurrection (ANDW)

    May 8, 2007
    The telecom-equipment supply-industry fell apart in 2000. Andrew is one of the few companies that has made a comeback.
  303. Should Charter's Stock Be Up Three-Fold? (CHTR)

    April 25, 2007
    The cable company restructured debt and improved revenue, but still has long-term liabilities of over $19 billion.
  304. Clearwire Shares Drop Post IPO (CLWR)

    April 19, 2007
    Clearwire went public to take advantage of the emerging WiMax standard of broadband wireless. Now it looks like the company ...
  305. United We Stand, But Will United Online Fall? (UNTD)

    April 13, 2007
    United Online is cryptically moving into the 21st century; it’s only a matter of time before investors notice.
  306. Alcatel-Lucent Starting To Implode? (ALU)

    March 27, 2007
    Alcatel-Lucent was to be the world's largest telecom equipment company. It should have been a big success, but integration ...
  307. Level 3 is Growing, but Fighting a Huge Debt Load (LVLT)

    March 22, 2007
    Level 3 is owns one of the great communications infrastructure platforms in the world. Demand for its services is up, but ...
  308. Apple Needs iPhone to Offset Slowing Sales (AAPL)

    March 14, 2007
    Despite its past success, Apple will need its new iPhone product to produce sizable sales if it is to keep its share price ...
  309. Winners and Losers - January 29th - February 2nd (SIRF,NTRI)

    February 2, 2007
    A look at some of the market's big winners and losers for the week of January 29th.
  310. Ciena: Almost Out Of The Doghouse (CIEN)

    September 5, 2006
    With a possible telecom network expansion, Ciena could be ready to pounce on some top-line growth.
  311. Don't Give Up On Sprint (S)

    August 14, 2006
    Sprint Nextel investors shouldn’t write off the possibility of a turnaround.
  312. ADC Damaged But Not Broken (ADCT)

    August 11, 2006
    A rebound may be in order for out-of-favour ADC
  313. Has Time Warner Gone Nuts? (TWX)

    July 18, 2006
    Crazy as it sounds, offering AOL services for free could pay off for Time Warner investors.
  314. On The Level

    June 27, 2006
    Level 3 isn’t worth the risk.
  315. Nokia's Risky Business

    June 20, 2006
    Its joint-venture with Siemens makes Nokia a riskier place to invest.
  316. Nice Offer, Shame About the Details

    May 18, 2006
    Be wary of private Internet telephony companies bearing generous IPO offers.
  317. Qualcomm Still Packs A Punch

    May 5, 2006
    Even though its valuation is on the high end of the spectrum, QCOM still holds a lot of promise.
  318. Comcast Re-Invigorated

    April 21, 2006
    The triple play will drive Comcast's growth, but investors must pay full price for it.
  319. More Telecom Merger Mania

    March 27, 2006
    Investors should ask themselves whether an Alcatel-Lucent merger makes sense.
  320. Gravity Grounds Echostar

    March 20, 2006
    Keep your enthusiasm for Echostar grounded.
  321. Peter Lynch's Crayon Cannot Help Us Now

    May 11, 2005
    If the idea is that you should only invest in companies that you understand, it is both appealing and wrong for us today. ...
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