VZ : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Closing the Books on Q4 Earnings Season - Earnings Trends

    March 10, 2014
    Closing the Books on Q4 Earnings Season - Earnings Trends
  2. Earnings Season in Final Stretch - Earnings Trends

    March 4, 2014
    Earnings Season in Final Stretch - Earnings Trends
  3. Earnings Guidance Remains Weak - Earnings Trends

    February 20, 2014
    Earnings Guidance Remains Weak - Earnings Trends
  4. Do Falling Earnings Estimates Mean Anything? - Earnings Trends

    February 13, 2014
    Do Falling Earnings Estimates Mean Anything? - Earnings Trends
  5. 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 ...
  6. How Good is the Earnings Picture? - Earnings Trends

    February 6, 2014
    How Good is the Earnings Picture? - Earnings Trends
  7. Emerging Markets Make Investors Critical - Ahead of Wall Street

    January 27, 2014
    Investors had become used to a world in which nothing could go wrong and stocks always went up, irrespective of fundamentals. ...
  8. Unimpressive Earnings & Emerging Market Scare - Ahead of Wall ...

    January 24, 2014
    This emerging market scare has coincided with the less than reassuring picture emerging from the Q4 earnings season.
  9. What's Wrong with the Earnings Picture? - Earnings Trends

    January 23, 2014
    What's Wrong with the Earnings Picture? - Earnings Trends
  10. Earnings Front & Center - Ahead of Wall Street

    January 21, 2014
    The overall tone of the reports this morning is positive, though some guidance is a bit on the soft side.
  11. Telecom Industry Stock Outlook - Jan 2014 - Industry Outlook

    January 21, 2014
    Telecom Industry Stock Outlook - Jan 2014 - Industry Outlook
  12. The Rally Continues - Ahead of Wall Street

    December 26, 2013
    Stocks appear in no mood to shift gears from this year's impressive rally.
  13. Which Dow 'Dogs' Are Poised To Beat The Pack In 2014?

    December 20, 2013
    It's been a good year for stocks that make up the Dow Jones Industrial Average, as 28 of the 30 components have risen in ...
  14. Focus Returns to Earnings Season - Ahead of Wall Street

    October 17, 2013
    With the Washington impasse finally behind us, for now at least, markets can start paying attention to Q3 earnings.
  15. Are The Short Sellers Right About This Telecom?

    September 27, 2013
    When you're looking for key emerging trends, it's always a smart idea to scrutinize the bi-monthly short-seller data.When ...
  16. Telecom Industry Stock Outlook - Sept 2013 - Industry Outlook

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

    September 13, 2013
    Bear of the Day: Equinix (EQIX) - Bear of the Day
  18. Has the Catalyst Played Out Already? - Ahead of Wall Street

    September 11, 2013
    The market bounce reflected lower odds of U.S. military strikes and positive Chinese data.
  19. Ciena On A Roll With Carrier Spending Picking Up

    September 4, 2013
    100G deployments are starting to drive the equipment market, putting Ciena back on a growth trajectory.
  20. 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 ...
  21. Vodafone, Verizon (And AT&T?) Go Once More Unto The Breach

    August 30, 2013
    Verizon and Vodafone are once again talking about a deal for Verizon Wireless
  22. Business Services Stock Outlook - July 2013 - Industry Outlook

    July 23, 2013
    Business Services Stock Outlook - July 2013 - Industry Outlook
  23. Earnings Expectations for the Week of July 15

    July 14, 2013
    The earnings season ramps up this week, providing plenty of perspective on how the financial and technology sectors fared ...
  24. Verizon, Cox Launch Package Deals - Analyst Blog

    July 11, 2013
    Verizon tied up with Cox Communications to offer bundled service packages consisting of video, phone and Internet in Phoenix ...
  25. AT&T, Chernin Join Hulu Bid - Analyst Blog

    July 10, 2013
    Online Video streaming company, Hulu, has attracted yet another bidder for itself.
  26. Sprint-SoftBank Deal Finally Cleared - Analyst Blog

    July 5, 2013
    The U.S. Federal Communications Commission has approved the Sprint-SoftBank deal.
  27. Sprint SIP Service in Europe - Analyst Blog

    July 3, 2013
    Sprint is seeking opportunities in the European continent by extended its Session Initiative Protocol Trunking services to ...
  28. Turkcell Is Undervalued, But Also A Complete Mess

    June 25, 2013
    Shareholder squabbles have crippled Turkcell's ability to pay dividends, but not its ability to run well.
  29. AT&T to Connect with Europe - Analyst Blog

    June 24, 2013
    AT&T, Inc. is reportedly seeking opportunities in the European continent.
  30. AT&T Installs Free Solar Chargers - Analyst Blog

    June 21, 2013
    AT&T Inc. started a pilot test by installing solar powered handset chargers near parks in New York.
  31. Vodafone Eyes Italian Asset Fastweb - Analyst Blog

    June 18, 2013
    Vodafone Group Plc. is considering to acquire Italian fixed line operator, Fastweb S.P.A.
  32. Enthusiasm Over SK Telecom Has Gone Far Enough

    June 18, 2013
    After a big rally, SK Telecom looks fully valued now and with questionable growth prospects
  33. Technology Stock Roundup: Google Shows Mettle, Apple in Free-fall ...

    June 17, 2013
    Last week was jam-packed with events, showcases, acquisitions, court cases, government-bashing and more.
  34. Time Warner Cable Remains Neutral - Analyst Blog

    June 14, 2013
    We reiterate our long-term Neutral recommendation on Time Warner Cable.
  35. 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 ...
  36. RadioShack Remains Neutral - Analyst Blog

    June 12, 2013
    We reaffirm our long-term Neutral recommendation on RadioShack.
  37. 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.
  38. DISH Network Makes Another Bid For Mobile

    April 16, 2013
    DISH makes another move towards mobile with a bid for Sprint.
  39. 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 ...
  40. 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 ...
  41. Vodafone Revs Continue to Fall - Analyst Blog

    February 8, 2013
    Vodafone Group Plc (VOD) reported its financial results for third quarter 2013.   Consolidated revenues of £11.4 billion ...
  42. Top Ranked Telecom ETF in Focus: VOX - ETF News And Commentary

    February 8, 2013
    Markets have been on pretty much a straight up trajectory since the Fiscal Cliff was resolved in late December. Once that ...
  43. Prudential Lags 4Q Estimates - Analyst Blog

    February 7, 2013
    Prudential Financial Inc.'s (PRU) core operating earnings for the fourth quarter of 2012 came in at $1.69 per share, lower ...
  44. "Retirement Savings Stocks" Yielding Up To 14%

    February 1, 2013
    We're calling them Retirement Savings Stocks -- 10 under-the-radar investments that can provide the cash needed to enhance ...
  45. 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 ...
  46. 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 ...
  47. AT&T to Boost Network Services - Analyst Blog

    January 23, 2013
    AT&T Inc.T), the second largest telecom operator in the U.S. after Verizon Communication Inc. (VZ) plans to offer high quality ...
  48. Stock Market News for January 23, 2013 - Market News

    January 23, 2013
    Better-than-expected earnings from major companies lifted benchmarks into positive territory on Tuesday ahead of earnings ...
  49. 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 ...
  50. Postal Office Favored Netflix: Court - Analyst Blog

    January 15, 2013
    Reportedly, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit ruled that Netflix Inc. (NFLX) had received unfair ...
  51. Netflix to Stream Warner Bros. Shows - Analyst Blog

    January 8, 2013
    Netflix Inc. (NFLX) recently signed an agreement with Warner Bros. Television Group, which will enable it to stream eight ...
  52. RIMM Divests NewBay Inc. - Analyst Blog

    December 28, 2012
    Beleaguered handset manufacturer Research In Motion Limited (RIMM) has offloaded its cloud content service unit NewBay to ...
  53. TWC Bids for Optimum West - Analyst Blog

    December 26, 2012
    Time Warner Cable Inc. (TWC), the second largest cable multi service operator (MSO) in the U.S., has made a bid to acquire ...
  54. Amazon Prime Puts Viewers In Charge

    December 24, 2012
    Is it a good or bad idea that Amazon is producing six pilots that will be shown to its Prime subscribers for free?
  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. Comcast Upgrades Xfinity TV - Analyst Blog

    December 14, 2012
    Comcast Corp. (CMCSA) recently enhanced its Xfinity TV player application by incorporating content download feature using ...
  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. 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 ...
  59. 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 ...
  60. 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 ...
  61. 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.
  62. Bull Vs. Bear - Google Will Be The Next Big Internet Provider

    November 29, 2012
    Everything Google offers is designed to improve the way we connect with information.
  63. Better-Than-Expected 3Q for TiVo - Analyst Blog

    November 29, 2012
    TiVo Inc. (TIVO) reported better-than-expected third quarter 2013 results as the company's loss per share of 13 cents was ...
  64. NSN to Win Lost Ground in U.S.? - Analyst Blog

    November 27, 2012
    Nokia Siemens Networks ("NSN"), a leading equipment, infrastructure and service provider for telecom networks globally, is ...
  65. Earnings Preview: TiVo - Analyst Blog

    November 26, 2012
    TiVo Inc. (TIVO) is scheduled to release its fiscal third quarter 2013 results after market closes on November 28, 2012. ...
  66. Time Warner Signs Deal with DirecTV - Analyst Blog

    November 20, 2012
    Time Warner Cable Inc. (TWC), the second largest cable multi service operator (MSO) in the U.S., has inked a deal with DirecTV ...
  67. RLJ Lodging Debuts in Boston - Analyst Blog

    November 19, 2012
    Bethesda, Maryland-based RLJ Lodging Trust (RLJ), a real estate investment trust (REIT), recently entered the Greater Boston ...
  68. MetroPCS Seeks Shareholder Support - Analyst Blog

    November 16, 2012
    MetroPCS Communications, Inc. (PCS) announced that it expects its shareholders to support the merger deal with T-Mobile USA, ...
  69. Verizon & Comcast Team Up - Analyst Blog

    November 15, 2012
    Verizon Wireless - a subsidiary of  Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) - and Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) have entered into ...
  70. European Woes Hit Vodafone 1H - Analyst Blog

    November 14, 2012
    British mobile phone behemoth Vodafone Group Plc (VOD) declared adjusted earnings of £0.0786 per share (or earnings per ADS ...
  71. Earnings Preview: Leap Wireless - Analyst Blog

    November 5, 2012
    Leap Wireless International Inc. (LEAP) is slated to release its third-quarter 2012 financial results on Wednesday, November ...
  72. Stock Market News for November 5, 2012 - Market News

    November 5, 2012
    Better-than-expected payrolls data failed to save benchmarks from ending in the red on Friday as investors remained apprehensive ...
  73. 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, ...
  74. Are Cell Phone Providers' Business Models At Risk?

    October 25, 2012
    Cell phone providers have been struggling to grow and remain profitable in what has become a two-tiered industry of leaders ...
  75. Blue Chip Stocks Paying The Highest Dividends

    October 25, 2012
    While picking individual stocks is risky, these blue chip companies have histories that show they can be good choices.
  76. How Apple's Fortunes Affect Other Stocks

    October 25, 2012
    For better or worse, the health of Apple shapes the fortunes of a large number of stocks and to some extent, the markets ...
  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. Time Warner Launches SaaS Services - Analyst Blog

    October 18, 2012
    Time Warner Cable Business Class, a division of Time Warner Cable (TWC), is all set to launch cloud based Software as a Service ...
  79. Verizon and More Big Movers in Services on October 18, 2012

    October 18, 2012
    After the morning's trading, the Nasdaq has fallen 0.3%, the S&P 500 remains relatively unchanged and the Dow has increased ...
  80. Earnings Preview: Verizon - Analyst Blog

    October 17, 2012
    The largest U.S. mobile service provider Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) is slated to release its second quarter 2012 earnings ...
  81. 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 ...
  82. AT&T Bolsters U-Verse Offerings - Analyst Blog

    October 16, 2012
    The second-largest U.S. mobile service provider AT&T Inc. T) has inked a deal with Viacom Inc. (VIA) to add several Viacom ...
  83. "Retirement Savings Stocks" Yielding Up To 15.3%

    October 16, 2012
    We're calling them Retirement Savings Stocks -- 10 under-the-radar investments that can provide the cash needed to enhance ...
  84. Novatel Wireless Introduces MiFi 2 - Analyst Blog

    October 16, 2012
    Recently, Novatel Wireless Inc. (NVTL) introduced its next-generation intelligent mobile hotspot - the MiFi 2, which is developed ...
  85. Sprint to Sell 70% Stake to Softbank - Analyst Blog

    October 12, 2012
    The third-largest U.S. wireless carrier Sprint Nextel Corp. S) is in talks for a potential ownership stake sale to the Japanese ...
  86. CenturyLink Unveils Cloud Product - Analyst Blog

    October 11, 2012
    One of the leading telecom service providers, CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL) introduced its new cloud computing product, Savvisdirect. ...
  87. Verizon Ahead of LTE Schedule - Analyst Blog

    October 10, 2012
    The wireless giant Verizon Communication Inc. (VZ) is running ahead of its 4G LTE deployment schedule. The company will launch ...
  88. RadioShack to Underperform - Analyst Blog

    October 5, 2012
    The nightmare of RadioShack Corp. (RSH) persists as the company continues with its disappointing performance. Second-quarter ...
  89. 4 Dividend Stocks That Could Wreck Your Retirement

    October 5, 2012
    With interest rates at historic lows, retirees and other income investors are more likely than ever to fall into a dangerous ...
  90. 5 Tech Stocks You Should Be Buying

    October 2, 2012
    If you're looking to put some money into technology, here are a few ideas to get you started.
  91. FCC to Agree on AT&T's WCS Plan - Analyst Blog

    October 1, 2012
    The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is reviewing AT&T Inc.'s T) proposal to ease rules for the 4G LTE deployments. ...
  92. Moody's Upgrades Leap's Outlook - Analyst Blog

    September 25, 2012
    Rating agency, Moody's Investor service has upgraded its outlook on Leap Wireless International Inc. (LEAP) from negative ...
  93. Verizon, Union Sign New Labor Deal - Analyst Blog

    September 25, 2012
    After a long 16 months of negotiations, the largest U.S. mobile service provider Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) recently ...
  94. TiVo Gains from Verizon Settlement - Analyst Blog

    September 25, 2012
    TiVo Inc. (TIVO) will be receiving $250.4 million from Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) to settle a certain DVR technology ...
  95. AT&T Leads iPhone 5 Sales - Analyst Blog

    September 24, 2012
    The second-largest U.S. mobile service provider AT&T Inc. T) is dominating the market for Apple Inc.'s (AAPL) iPhone 5 sales. ...
  96. T-Mobile Appoints New CEO - Analyst Blog

    September 21, 2012
    T-Mobile USA - the fourth largest telecom carrier in the U.S. - recently appointed John Legere as Chief Executive Officer ...
  97. Netflix to Stream MANSOME - Analyst Blog

    September 21, 2012
    Netflix Inc.'s (NFLX) subscribers in the U.S., U.K. and Canada will be able to stream Morgan Spurlock's MANSOME, a comedy ...
  98. Verizon Sees Flat FiOS in Q3 - Analyst Blog

    September 21, 2012
    The wireless communication giant Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) expects FiOS subscriber growth to remain stable in the ...
  99. 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 ...
  100. Vodafone Stays Neutral - Analyst Blog

    September 18, 2012
    We are maintaining our long-term Neutral recommendation on British mobile phone giant Vodafone Group Plc (VOD). The stock ...
  101. TW Cable to Exit Clearwire Venture - Analyst Blog

    September 18, 2012
    Time Warner Cable Inc. (TWC) has decided to sell its 7.8% stake in Clearwire Corp. (CLWR) for a nationwide WiMAX network. ...
  102. Leap Wireless Remains Neutral - Analyst Blog

    September 14, 2012
    Leap Wireless International Inc. (LEAP) posted disappointing financial results for the second quarter of 2012, missing the ...
  103. Will iPhone 5 Drive Wireless Growth? - Analyst Blog

    September 14, 2012
    In a technology driven world, it has become a prerequisite for the telecom carriers to upgrade themselves lest they fall ...
  104. 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, ...
  105. Netflix Adds 3 ABC Shows - Analyst Blog

    September 11, 2012
    ABC's popular shows Revenge, Once Upon a Time and Scandal are now available on Netflix's (NFLX) streaming service. Netflix ...
  106. Nokia Lumia to Hit European Markets - Analyst Blog

    September 10, 2012
    Ailing Finish handset manufacturer Nokia Corporation (NOK) has announced its intention to launch the new Lumia range of smartphones ...
  107. Buy or Sell? Thursday's Winners: P, ZLC

    August 30, 2012
    Among the biggest winners in Thursday's early trading are Pandora Media (NYSE: P) and Zale Corp. (NYSE: ZLC). The initial ...
  108. Verizon Closes Swap Deal with Leap - Analyst Blog

    August 29, 2012
    The largest U.S. wireless provider, Verizon Communications (VZ) has completed its swap deal to acquire spectrum from the ...
  109. FCC Approves Verizon Spectrum Buy - Analyst Blog

    August 27, 2012
    Verizon Wireless has received the approval from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to purchase $3.9 wireless spectrum ...
  110. Netflix Extends Partnership - Analyst Blog

    August 24, 2012
    Streaming services provider, Netflix Inc. (NFLX) recently announced that it has entered into a multi-year licensing deal ...
  111. Comcast Still Neutral - Analyst Blog

    August 23, 2012
    We have reaffirmed our long-term Neutral recommendation on Comcast Corp. (CMCSA). The company posted strong financial results ...
  112. Netflix's "Just for Kids" on Xbox - Analyst Blog

    August 13, 2012
    Streaming services provider, Netflix Inc. (NFLX) recently announced the availability of its "Just for Kids" category on Microsoft's ...
  113. Leap Misses on Higher Client Churn - Analyst Blog

    August 7, 2012
    Leap Wireless International Inc. (LEAP) declared disappointing financial results for the second quarter of 2012, missing ...
  114. AT&T to Buy Nextwave - Analyst Blog

    August 3, 2012
    AT&T Inc. T) will acquire Nextwave Wireless Inc. (WAVE), which holds unused Wireless Communications Service (WCS) spectrums ...
  115. 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 ...
  116. 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 ...
  117. European Woes Hit Vodafone 1Q - Analyst Blog

    July 23, 2012
    British mobile phone giant Vodafone Group Plc (VOD) announced key performance indicators for the first quarter of fiscal ...
  118. AT&T to Offer Shared Data Plans - Analyst Blog

    July 20, 2012
    AT&T Inc. T), the second-largest U.S. mobile service provider, plans to offer shared data plan - Mobile Share - for its wireless ...
  119. Company News for July 20, 2012 - Corporate Summary

    July 20, 2012
    "    Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) reported second quarter earnings per share of $0.67, lower than the Zacks Consensus Estimate ...
  120. Adtran And Its Peers Are Back To "Show Me" Status

    July 12, 2012
    Adtran continues to stagnate with weak carrier spending. I'd be seriously tempted to wait before buying these shares, but ...
  121. Netflix Surges on Higher Viewership - Analyst Blog

    July 6, 2012
    Shares of Netflix Inc. (NFLX) surged 13.4% to close at $81.72 on July 5, 2012, after Chief Executive Officer ("CEO") Mr. ...
  122. AmEx Embracing EMV Technology - Analyst Blog

    July 2, 2012
    In an effort to tap the emerging contactless payments market, American Express Company (AXP) is moving to EMV (Europay, Mastercard ...
  123. 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 ...
  124. RadioShack in Neutral Zone - Analyst Blog

    June 27, 2012
    We are upgrading our recommendation on RadioShack Corp. (RSH) to Neutral based on its current valuation, which plunged more ...
  125. Verizon, T-Mobile to Swap Spectrum - Analyst Blog

    June 26, 2012
    Spectrum purchase has become a wireless game changer. The carriers are in need of additional airwaves to expand their high-speed ...
  126. Verizon LTE Expansion Continues - Analyst Blog

    June 22, 2012
    Verizon Wireless, a joint venture between Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) and Vodafone Group PLC (VOD), added 46 new cities ...
  127. Vodafone Turns Top Dividend Payer - Analyst Blog

    June 20, 2012
    British mobile phone giant Vodafone Group Plc (VOD) rewarded its shareholders with the largest ever dividend amid the ongoing ...
  128. 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.
  129. Verizon Hikes FiOS Data Plans - Analyst Blog

    June 19, 2012
    The largest U.S. mobile operator Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) has raised the prices for FiOS bundled Internet services ...
  130. Bull Vs. Bear: Apple's Growth Plays Are Drying Up

    June 18, 2012
    Read the bearish stance on whether or not Apple is a worthy investment at today's price.
  131. Nokia Moves Around The Deck Chairs One More Time

    June 16, 2012
    Nokia's restructuring doesn't address its most pressing problems. Absent a hardware-software duo that can seriously challenge ...
  132. 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 ...
  133. Verizon Debuts Shared Data Plans - Analyst Blog

    June 13, 2012
    The largest U.S. mobile operator Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) unveiled new shared data plans for its wireless services, ...
  134. DTV Eyes Brazil's 4G Wireless Market - Analyst Blog

    June 8, 2012
    DirecTV (DTV), the largest satellite TV provider in the U.S., is planning to take part in Brazil's 4G wireless broadband ...
  135. Sprint to Offer Prepaid iPhone - Analyst Blog

    June 7, 2012
    Beginning next month, the third largest wireless carrier Sprint Nextel Corp. S) will offer the popular Apple Inc.'s (AAPL) ...
  136. Citi Diversifying into ID Proofing - Analyst Blog

    June 6, 2012
    In an effort to diversify its revenue base, Citigroup Inc. C) is branching out into the identity proofing business, according ...
  137. 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 ...
  138. 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 ...
  139. Dow 30 Stocks With High Dividends

    June 1, 2012
    We combed through the Dow 30 to find some of its highest-yielding stocks.
  140. J2 Global A Solid Operator

    May 28, 2012
    J2 has reported solid growth trends and has a reasonable valuation.
  141. 8x8 Has A Good Story, But Does The Value Connect?

    May 23, 2012
    8x8 has the potential, but the margins are a drawback.
  142. Telecom: Shelter From The Storm

    May 12, 2012
    Most investors know that the S&P 500 tracks 10 sectors and most of those investors can rattle off at least a few of these ...
  143. 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 ...
  144. 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 ...
  145. New Products Need To Carry Juniper Back

    April 27, 2012
    Juniper is still struggling, but new products could reignite growth. If it can grow its free cash flow at a high single-digit ...
  146. 12 Stocks Riding Today's Power Trends

    April 18, 2012
    Track the intersection of demographics, economics, and psychographics to follow global changes, advises Chris Versace, editor ...
  147. Your Grandparents' Favorite Stocks

    April 13, 2012
    You won't make quick money buying these boring stocks, but you probably won't lose your shirt either.
  148. 5 Dow 30 Stocks With Huge Dividends

    March 21, 2012
    We combed through the Dow 30 to find some of its highest-yielding stocks.
  149. PC-Tel May Be Signaling "Buy"

    March 15, 2012
    PCTEL is an obscure tech company with an interesting security venture.
  150. Four Companies Bankrolling Buybacks

    February 29, 2012
    Here are four companies that recently announced large share buybacks, likely motivated by strong operating results.
  151. 5 Dow 30 Stocks With Huge Dividends

    February 27, 2012
    We combed through the Dow 30 to find some of its highest-yielding stocks.
  152. Obama’s Corporate Tax Proposal: Which Companies Will Take A Hit?

    February 24, 2012
    President Obama has proposed corporate tax cuts that will lower corporate income taxes from 35% to 28%, but claims he willl ...
  153. J2 Global Excelling At Cloud-Based Services

    February 17, 2012
    J2 Global has impressively maintained an edge over many larger, deep-pocketed rivals.
  154. Look Across The Pond For Big Dividends

    February 7, 2012
    Improving earnings for U.K.-based companies resulted in tremendous dividend growth for British stocks in 2011. Analysts expect ...
  155. Which Companies Spend The Most On Lobbying?

    January 27, 2012
    Find out which companies spend the most on gaining influence over government officials.
  156. Tech Titans Set To Tee Off

    January 20, 2012
    Here's what to expect with the upcoming earnings reports from a few tech giants.
  157. Service Providers Disconnect Juniper's Momentum

    January 11, 2012
    Juniper continues to struggle, but the growth potential of the industry suggests that there may be safer options in the tech ...
  158. Your Grandparents' Favorite Stocks

    January 9, 2012
    You won't make quick money buying these boring stocks, but you probably won't lose your shirt either.
  159. Dividends You Can Count On In 2012

    December 29, 2011
    With today's low interest rate environment set to exist for at least 2012, investors seeking income should consider these ...
  160. How To Play Madison Square Garden

    December 23, 2011
    Investors can score from the buzz being back at the Garden.
  161. 5 Dow 30 Stocks With Huge Dividends

    December 22, 2011
    We combed through the Dow 30 to find some of its highest-yielding stocks.
  162. AT&T's Bold Bid For T-Mobile Ends In Failure

    December 21, 2011
    AT&T abandons its potentially industry-changing bid.
  163. Ciena Tries To Carve Out Another Run

    December 13, 2011
    Ciena likely never will match what it used to be.
  164. 5 Dow 30 Stocks With Huge Dividends

    November 24, 2011
    We combed through the Dow 30 to find some of its highest-yielding stocks.
  165. Telecom's Holding Pattern Is A Buying Opportunity

    November 4, 2011
    Recent market volatility has opened up some portfolio opportunities. Now could be a great time to buy into the telecom sector.
  166. American Tower Still Great, And Still Expensive

    November 2, 2011
    American Tower has more growth potential than the model may suggest.
  167. 5 Stocks To Contemplate Before Friday

    October 20, 2011
    Here are five companies that will be releasing their earnings on October 21.
  168. Make Room for Rackspace

    October 14, 2011
    Cloud computing represents a tectonic shift in computing. Revenues are soaring and there are exponential growth prospects ...
  169. 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 ...
  170. Can Sprint Nextel Unlock Value?

    October 13, 2011
    Sprint stock has lagged badly as Wall Street has little faith in management.
  171. September's Dow 30 Winners and Losers

    October 3, 2011
    See the best and worst performing DJIA stocks from September 2011!
  172. 5 Dow 30 Stocks With Huge Dividends

    September 28, 2011
    We combed through the Dow 30 to find some of its highest-yielding stocks.
  173. Find Your Way Back With Dividends

    September 12, 2011
    Strong dividend payers could form the best defense in an unsure market.
  174. AT&T Will Have To Fight The Government For T-Mobile

    September 6, 2011
    The Department of Justice looks to derail AT&T's acquisition of T-Mobile.
  175. 5 Bullish Macd Crossovers

    August 17, 2011
    Knowing when trends are about to reverse is tricky business, but the MACD can help.
  176. J2 Global Returning To Growth

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

    August 3, 2011
    Neustar's stock appears fairly valued.
  178. Top Dividend Stocks Owned By The Pros

    August 2, 2011
    Selecting from the top dividend stocks owned by professional investors may give your portfolio a boost.
  179. AT&T's Fairly Smart Quarter

    July 27, 2011
    AT&T defied critics with its second quarter performance by increasing revenue, despite losing its exclusive hold on the iPhone.
  180. Is Tech Sending A Gloomy Message?

    July 11, 2011
    News from the tech sector suggests the economy is getting weaker.
  181. 4 Dow 30 Stocks With Huge Dividends

    July 6, 2011
    We combed through the Dow 30 to find some of its highest-yielding stocks.
  182. Avago Trumps The Cycle

    May 31, 2011
    Find out why Avago is one of the rare chip companies showing progress.
  183. TiVo's Battle Only Beginning

    May 27, 2011
    TiVo won a major legal victory, but a proven business model is still elusive.
  184. Alcatel-Lucent Still In The Fight

    May 10, 2011
    Margins are the key for Alcatel-Lucent now that revenue has picked up.
  185. 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.
  186. Can Visa Keep Pace In A Mobile Payment World?

    May 9, 2011
    Visa needs to prove that it will remain equally relevant as the payment landscape evolves.
  187. The Return Of The Norsemen?

    April 29, 2011
    Ericsson is benefiting from more capital spending, but how much capacity do mobile operators need?
  188. AT&T Will Survive Loss Of iPhone Exclusivity

    April 25, 2011
    AT&T posted a strong first quarter despite facing competition from Verizon as an iPhone carrier.
  189. Your Grandparents' Favorite Stocks

    April 21, 2011
    You won't make quick money buying these boring stocks, but you probably won't lose your shirt either.
  190. 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.
  191. March's Dow 30 Winners and Losers

    April 1, 2011
    See the best and worst performing DJIA stocks from March 2011!
  192. American Movil Faces Pressure

    March 22, 2011
    A recent regulatory ruling went against Mexican wireless giant American Movil.
  193. AT&T Gives Deutsche Telekom Its Out

    March 22, 2011
    AT&T makes a surprising bid to become #1 in the U.S. cellular market.
  194. Your Grandparents' Favorite Stocks (T, VZ, KO)

    March 15, 2011
    You won't make quick money buying these boring stocks, but you probably won't lose your shirt either.
  195. 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 ...
  196. 6 Important Earnings Announcements For January 25

    January 24, 2011
    Earnings reports are significant events for every stock. Here are 6 earnings announcement for January 25 that you should ...
  197. Shaw Communications Intrigues Investors

    January 17, 2011
    Canadian diversified telecom Shaw Communications had earnings dampened by acqusition costs but posted a strong revenue increase.
  198. 5 Low-Beta Stocks To Know In 2011

    December 29, 2010
    Check out five low-beta stocks that can help you to diversify your portfolio.
  199. AT&T Ramps Up Its 4G Build Out

    December 23, 2010
    AT&T has agreed to purchase nearly $2 billion of wireless spectrum to expand capacity to its planned 4G network.
  200. Is RIMM Losing The War?

    December 20, 2010
    RIMM beat estimates, but some details are cause for concern.
  201. Hey Clearwire, Sprint May Just Not Be That Into You

    December 17, 2010
    Investors are nervous that Sprint may not backstop Clearwire indefinitely.
  202. 5 Low-Beta DJIA Stocks To Know

    December 14, 2010
    Check out five low-beta stocks that can help you to diversify your portfolio.
  203. 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.
  204. 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 ...
  205. 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?
  206. 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.
  207. 4 Telecoms Outpacing The 10 Year Treasury Yield

    September 7, 2010
    The 10 year treasury is getting more attention than these telecom stocks with superior yields.
  208. 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. ...
  209. Big Stocks With Big Dividends

    August 24, 2010
    Dividends have accounted for half of the S&P 500's historical returns, and may make up more than that over the next few years. ...
  210. Looking At The Long Bonds

    August 16, 2010
    Over the longer term, inflation in store for investors. But in the short run, the United States could be in for a bout of ...
  211. Dish Shows Industry Squeeze

    August 16, 2010
    Dish Network had a profitable second quarter but lost some subscribers on a net basis.
  212. 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.
  213. Investing Like A Contrarian

    July 21, 2010
    When everyone is selling, it may be the time to buy, so says contrarian investing.
  214. TeleNav Nicely Positioned

    July 13, 2010
    TeleNav is still work a look, although their shares have settled after the IPO.
  215. Wal-Mart's Sort Of Foray Into Banking

    July 12, 2010
    Wal-Mart's move into banking is not nearly so revolutionary as it sounds.
  216. Buy On The Rumor, Sell On The News

    July 6, 2010
    No doubt the marriage of Verizon and the iPhone is big news. But before pulling the trigger on participating companies, be ...
  217. 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.
  218. 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 ...
  219. Is Motorola Spinning Off Value?

    June 22, 2010
    When a business spins off a division, many investors often dump shares of one of the two new entities since they have a specific ...
  220. Monster Dividends

    June 21, 2010
    Rather than following the hot stocks, build a dividend-rich portfolio.
  221. Is AT&T's New Data Pricing Plan Right?

    June 9, 2010
    AT&T unveiled a new data-pricing plan last week. We look at some of the possible ramifications.
  222. Europe Still Has Quality

    June 1, 2010
    Europe, despite it current concerns, is still home to some of the best businesses in the world.
  223. 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.
  224. TiVo Gets Scrambled

    May 20, 2010
    TiVo saw a setback in its legal battles against Dish Network, but the market seems to be severely overreacting to the decision.
  225. Dish's Earnings Signal Continues To Weaken

    May 13, 2010
    Dish Network increased its subscriber base, but had to pay heavily to win these new customers.
  226. Europe's Big Bailout Has Consequences

    May 12, 2010
    Considering the highly volatile and rapidly declining markets last week, it's no surprise that Europe had to act quickly ...
  227. 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.
  228. More Bargain Hunting

    May 7, 2010
    For bargain hunters, there are still some intriguing stocks even in this pricey market.
  229. 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 ...
  230. When There's Nowhere To Invest, Invest Nowhere

    April 12, 2010
    Buying low and selling high is not the perfect strategy for all investors - especially value-seeking investors.
  231. Grandpa's Favorite Stocks

    April 8, 2010
    You won't make quick money buying these boring stocks, but you probably won't lose your shirt either.
  232. 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.
  233. Oversold Stocks Primed To Pop

    March 25, 2010
    These high flying stocks have been beat down far enough to make them potential value plays.
  234. 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 ...
  235. 3 Beat-Up Dow Stocks - On Sale?

    March 11, 2010
    Will the last-place stock eventually become first?
  236. Serious Dividend Yields For The Opportunistic Investor

    March 11, 2010
    Boring or not, dividends are valuable, especially when they are part a great business that has strong future earnings potential.
  237. What Was Cisco Thinking?

    March 11, 2010
    Cisco's much-lauded unveiling of its new 100G router was a bust all around, particularly for investors. Here's why.
  238. 4 Worst Dow Stocks Year To Date

    March 9, 2010
    Investors that owned these four names were not happy as they significantly underperformed.
  239. 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.
  240. Big Dividends With Regional Telecom

    February 4, 2010
    Value investors should check out these regional telecoms that are offering great dividends.
  241. Let's Play The Dow Dividend Game

    January 29, 2010
    These three companies are strong alternatives to Dow dividend payers.
  242. 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.
  243. Dogs Of The Dow For 2010

    January 21, 2010
    Will this well-heeled strategy pay off in the next 12 months?
  244. 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.
  245. 2009's "Dogs of the Dow"

    December 31, 2009
    Was there any bite to the Dogs of the Dow strategy last year?
  246. Google’s 2009 Telecom Coup

    December 29, 2009
    Google's 2009 launch of Droid is less about smartphones and telecom and more about advertising.
  247. 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 ...
  248. 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.
  249. Palm Takeover A Longshort

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

    November 2, 2009
    These three international dividend ETFs will diversify any portfolio.
  251. Corning Highlights Consumer Tech Strength

    October 29, 2009
    Corning's recent earnings show that the company has been doing well during the recession, and stands to do even better.
  252. Dow Winners And Losers

    October 16, 2009
    A quick tally of the year-to-date return on some key Dow stocks reveals some interesting trends.
  253. 4 Stocks For An Overheated Market

    October 15, 2009
    None of these stocks will get your heart racing, but in this market, that's a good thing.
  254. RIMM Shot

    October 9, 2009
    RIMM is the likely loser as the smartphone war heats up.
  255. Make Or Break Time For Palm

    September 22, 2009
    Palm earnings reflect the pre's sales, and could be on the road to profitability.
  256. The Deutsche/Sprint Telecom Tie-Up

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

    September 16, 2009
    Wireless industry developments are coming fast and furious as the industry moves towards greater consolidation.
  258. Telecom's Not the Problem

    September 1, 2009
    Telecom's suffering is specific to AT&T and Verizon. Look at the smaller players in the arena for much healthier results.
  259. Four Dividend Plays To Pad Your Portfolio

    August 18, 2009
    4 high yield dividend stocks with solid outlooks.
  260. Lion's Roar

    August 14, 2009
    Hollywood's last independent studio sees its shares soar as it reports expectations busting results.
  261. A Trio Of High Yielders With Strong Cash Positions

    July 21, 2009
    Here are some safe dividends with a 5% dividend or more, a rarity these days for stocks in the S&P 500.
  262. 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 ...
  263. 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.
  264. 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.
  265. Two More Reasons To Diversify

    June 3, 2009
    GM and Citigroup being removed from the DJIA should cause investors to focus on diversification.
  266. Qwest Is No Bargain

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

    May 27, 2009
    A rich price is no excuse to ignore Qualcomm shares. Find out why.
  268. Spinoffs Revisited

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

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

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

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

    February 16, 2009
    A look at five international stocks to diversify your portfolio beyond borders.
  273. Solid Cisco Should Emerge Strong

    February 9, 2009
    Networking industry titan stands tall ahead of a turnaround.
  274. No Recession For Netflix

    January 30, 2009
    A slowing economy may be good news for Netflix.
  275. Five Dividend Divas For January 15

    January 15, 2009
    Dividend-paying stocks can be a boon for investors. Five have a high forward annual dividend yield and may deserve a closer ...
  276. Hold The Phone: Verizon Is No.1

    January 6, 2009
    With its purchase of Alltel, Verizon is poised to become the top dog in wireless communications.
  277. Visiting The Dow For The Holidays

    November 14, 2008
    Setting aside a slice of your holiday shopping budget leaves room for dividend paying stocking stuffers.
  278. A Dying Battery For Nortel

    November 13, 2008
    Things could get much worse for telecom equipment-maker Nortel.
  279. The Eternal Struggle: Growth Vs. Value

    October 24, 2008
    Learn the difference between growth and value, and which one wins in the current economic scenario.
  280. 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 ...
  281. Tellabs A Tech Safe Haven

    October 20, 2008
    Tellabs has a strong balance sheet and a rock-bottom valuation, making it one of the few safe plays in technology.
  282. Making Sense Of Cash And Shorts

    September 29, 2008
    We examine a group of mutual funds that have large cash positions either from short selling or from asset allocation.
  283. Crisis Spreads To Unlikely Sectors

    September 24, 2008
    Telecom companies, fashion retailers and even the usually airtight Tupperware Brands have all been forced to cut guidance ...
  284. New York Times A High Stakes Gamble

    September 15, 2008
    The New York Times Company is not for the faint of heart.
  285. An Ill Wind River

    September 3, 2008
    Disappointing quarterly guidance sent the stock down more than 10%, but there's a very interesting business at play here.
  286. 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.
  287. 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 ...
  288. 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 ...
  289. 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 ...
  290. 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.
  291. 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 ...
  292. 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 ...
  293. 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 ...
  294. 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.
  295. AT&T Throws Telecoms A Lifeline

    April 25, 2008
    After Sprint-Nextel's dismal earnings, many thought the whole telecom industry was in trouble. AT&T quickly changed that ...
  296. 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.
  297. Palm: The Little Engine That Couldn't

    March 27, 2008
    When facing industry giants Research in Motion and Apple, does poor little Palm stand any chance at all?
  298. 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?
  299. 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.
  300. 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.
  301. No Wrong Numbers Here (T, VZ, WIN)

    May 18, 2007
    Be it land-line or wireless, telecommunications is a very big deal for a lot of reasons.
  302. RAZR Losing Its Edge (MOT, NOK)

    May 9, 2007
    Motorola had the hot hand in the cell phone market. But, its RAZR got old while Nokia grabbed market share.
  303. 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.
  304. Nortel Finally Improves (NT)

    May 3, 2007
    Wall-Sreet joke Nortel has a new CEO and new demand for its products. Perhaps it's finally worthy of respect.
  305. Ericsson On The Margin (ERIC)

    May 2, 2007
    Ericsson's numbers are great, but don't hold your breath for more upside in the stock.
  306. 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.
  307. 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 ...
  308. Big Retailers Chase Apple for Movie Download Share (WMT, BBY, ...

    April 12, 2007
    Everyone from Apple to NetFlix is getting into the movie download business. That could hurt foot traffic at places like Wal-Mart, ...
  309. AT&T May Have Peaked (T)

    April 3, 2007
    AT&T has large wireline, DSL, and wireless business. But VoIP companies, cable firms and new technologies could erode that ...
  310. 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 ...
  311. 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 ...
  312. Vonage On Deathwatch (VG)

    March 9, 2007
    Another blow to this struggling "telecom" could knock it down for the count.
  313. Caught In The CNET (CNET)

    January 8, 2007
    A group of investors is trying to cause some change at CNET. With the stock's current valuation, they will have their work ...
  314. Take Profits On Sprint (S)

    November 15, 2006
    Now trading 25% higher, Sprint shares offer a good opportunity to take profits.
  315. Comcastic (CMCSA)

    November 6, 2006
    Sparkling results and a healthy outlook should take the cable stock higher.
  316. AT&T Is A Consolidation Winner (T)

    September 8, 2006
    Telecom consolidation will pay off for AT&T.
  317. 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.
  318. Don't Give Up On Sprint (S)

    August 14, 2006
    Sprint Nextel investors shouldn’t write off the possibility of a turnaround.
  319. Nokia's Risky Business

    June 20, 2006
    Its joint-venture with Siemens makes Nokia a riskier place to invest.
  320. Qwest Says No, and Preps for Growth

    June 8, 2006
    Qwest forges onward despite poor history.
  321. Nice Offer, Shame About the Details

    May 18, 2006
    Be wary of private Internet telephony companies bearing generous IPO offers.
  322. Comcast Re-Invigorated

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

    March 27, 2006
    Investors should ask themselves whether an Alcatel-Lucent merger makes sense.
  324. Palm's Up

    March 23, 2006
    Hot off a recent stock split, where can PALM go from here?
  325. 'Tooned in for the Takings

    March 15, 2006
    Disney could be on the edge of new growth.
  326. AT&T's Bellsouth Buy No Blunder

    March 9, 2006
    AT&T's $67 billion Bellsouth takeover shouldn't be dismissed.
  327. VOIP will soar, but Vonage needs a lifeline

    February 21, 2006
    A look inside the VOIP revolution and its implications for investors.
  328. Can AT&T Perform without Wireless?

    January 25, 2006
    A look at the competitive landscape of the telecom sector.
  329. Towers in the Sky

    January 11, 2006
    Wireless tower operators are reaching new heights.
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