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(USM) United States Cellular Completes Business Sale – Pays Dividend

United States Cellular Corp. (USM), subsidiary of Telephone & Data Systems Inc. (TDS) has successfully completed its spectrum sale in its Midwest markets to Sprint...

8Sep2013 | | Comments Off on (USM) United States Cellular Completes Business Sale – Pays Dividend | Continued

(NVTL) Novatel Wireless Remains Neutral

We reiterate our long-term Neutral recommendation on Novatel Wireless Inc. (NVTL) as we believe that the stock is currently fairly valued. The company posted mixed financial results for the first quarter of 2013. While the total revenue...

7Sep2013 | | Comments Off on (NVTL) Novatel Wireless Remains Neutral | Continued

(T) AT&T to Connect Republic Services

AT&T Inc. (T), the second-largest telecom operator in the U.S., will connect Republic Services Inc.’s (RSG) waste management employees with its Enhanced Push-to-Talk...

21Aug2013 | | Comments Off on (T) AT&T to Connect Republic Services | Continued

(DISH) DISH Network to Acquire More Airwave

A recent Bloomberg report stated that satellite-TV operator DISH Network Corp. (DISH) has made an offer of $2 billion to purchase the wireless frequencies of the bankrupt wireless wholesale service provider LightSquared Inc. However,...

1Aug2013 | | Comments Off on (DISH) DISH Network to Acquire More Airwave | Continued

(S) Softbank Softens Sprint Deal Terms

Japanese cellphone company SoftBank Corp. has finally loosened its proposed terms with Sprint Nextel Corp. (S), providing the latter a scope to consider DISH Network’s (DISH)...

20Jul2013 | | Comments Off on (S) Softbank Softens Sprint Deal Terms | Continued

(DISH) DISH Network to Offer Senior Notes

The second-largest satellite TV operator in the U.S., DISH Network Corp.’s (DISH) subsidiary, DISH DBS Corporation, plans to offer senior notes worth $2.5 billion subject to market and other conditions. This is the second debt sale...

11Jun2013 | | Comments Off on (DISH) DISH Network to Offer Senior Notes | Continued

(S) Sprint Gets a Boost From Institutional Shareholder Services

Sprint-Nextel Corp. (S) – the third-largest wireless carrier in the U.S. – gets Institutional Shareholder Services’ (ISS) support for its plan to completely acquire its subsidiary, Clearwire Corporation (CLWR).

ISS...

2Jun2013 | | Comments Off on (S) Sprint Gets a Boost From Institutional Shareholder Services | Continued

(S) Sprint Nextel Acquires Handmark Incorporated

Sprint Nextel Corp. (S) recently acquired Handmark Inc., a Kansas City-based developer and distributor of mobile applications, along with its subsidiary OneLouder Apps Inc. Both these companies are expected to aid Sprint’s Pinsight...

24May2013 | | Comments Off on (S) Sprint Nextel Acquires Handmark Incorporated | Continued

(DISH) DISH Network Likely to Top Earnings

We expect DISH Network Corporation. (DISH), the second-largest satellite TV operator in the U.S., to beat expectations when it reports its first-quarter 2013 results before the market opens on May 9, 2013.

Why a Likely...

23May2013 | | Comments Off on (DISH) DISH Network Likely to Top Earnings | Continued

(T) AT&T Offers Home Security

Leading telecom company AT&T Inc. (T) will unveil the Digital Life package, its home security and automation service, on May 3, in 15 cities including Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco and Miami. The new product includes security...

16May2013 | | Comments Off on (T) AT&T Offers Home Security | Continued

(S) Sprint to Kill iDEN at End Of June 2013

Sprint Nextel Corp. (S) is all set to achieve its goal of terminating integrated digital enhanced network (iDEN) network at the end of Jun 2013, as scheduled almost a year earlier. With this move, the company aims to concentrate on the...

6May2013 | | Comments Off on (S) Sprint to Kill iDEN at End Of June 2013 | Continued

(DISH) Dish Network Corporation Sees Possible Credit Downgrade by Moody’s

Credit rating agency, Moody’s Investors Service has put the U.S. based satellite service provider, Dish Network Corp. (DISH) on review for a possible downgrade. This decision by the agency is in response to DISH’s proposal to...

2May2013 | | Comments Off on (DISH) Dish Network Corporation Sees Possible Credit Downgrade by Moody’s | Continued

(PCS) MetroPCS Communications Receives Revised Deal Term

MetroPCS Communications Inc. (PCS) has received another bid offer from T-Mobile USA, subsidiary of Deutsche Telekom AG to woo shareholders who stood against the proposed merger. Last week, T-Mobile, in its final offer to MetroPCS,...

27Apr2013 | | Comments Off on (PCS) MetroPCS Communications Receives Revised Deal Term | Continued

(IBM) Into the Heart of First Quarter Earnings Season – Earnings Preview

There is an air of disappointment in the market about the ongoing Q1 earnings season. Some of it is justified. After all, what else should investors think when companies like IBM (IBM) and GE (GE)...

22Apr2013 | | Comments Off on (IBM) Into the Heart of First Quarter Earnings Season – Earnings Preview | Continued

(IBM) The Market Now Moves Into the Heart of the First Quarter Earnings Season – Earnings Preview

There is an air of disappointment in the market about the ongoing Q1 earnings season. Some of it is justified. After all, what else should investors think when companies like IBM (IBM) and GE (GE)...

19Apr2013 | | Comments Off on (IBM) The Market Now Moves Into the Heart of the First Quarter Earnings Season – Earnings Preview | Continued

(IBM) International Business Machines Invests in Flash Technology

International Business Machines (IBM) is pushing deep into flash technology in order to gain a stronghold over the Big Data market. In a recently announced strategic initiative, IBM stated that it will spend $1.0 billion...

18Apr2013 | | Comments Off on (IBM) International Business Machines Invests in Flash Technology | Continued

(IM) Ingram Micro and SAP Join Forces

Recently, Ingram Micro (IM) has entered into a distribution agreement with enterprise application software provider, SAP AG (SAP). This agreement is intended to expand...

18Apr2013 | | Comments Off on (IM) Ingram Micro and SAP Join Forces | Continued

(XLF) Stock Market News for March 19, 2013 – Market News

Benchmarks declined for the second day in a row following news that Cyprus is on the brink of a financial crisis and needs to be bailed out. These developments rekindled fears of the Euro Zone crisis among investors. Financial stocks were the worst hit among the top ten S&P 500 industry groups...

28Mar2013 | | Comments Off on (XLF) Stock Market News for March 19, 2013 – Market News | Continued

(VZ) Verizon Communications Deploys Networkfleet

Verizon Wireless, a joint venture between Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) and Vodafone Group Plc. (VOD) is set to roll out its Networkfleet management solutions on...

23Mar2013 | | Comments Off on (VZ) Verizon Communications Deploys Networkfleet | Continued

(DISH) DISH Network Remains Neutral

We reiterate our long-term Neutral recommendation on DISH Network Corp. (DISH) backed by the company’s mixed financial results for the fourth quarter of 2012. Although net income fell below the Zacks Consensus Estimate, revenue...

18Mar2013 | | Comments Off on (DISH) DISH Network Remains Neutral | Continued

(VZ) Verizon Communications to Ink Overseas 4G LTE Deal

Verizon Communication Inc. (VZ) – the largest 4G LTE operator in the U.S. — plans to enter into an international roaming agreement for 4G LTE services for the first time since its launch in 2010.

The new deal is expected...

2Mar2013 | | Comments Off on (VZ) Verizon Communications to Ink Overseas 4G LTE Deal | Continued

(S) DISH Network Forms Partnership With Sprint-Nextel

A recent Bloomberg report stated that Sprint Nextel Corp. (S) is trying to forge a partnership with DISH Network Corp. (DISH) that will enable DISH to offer its own...

11Dec2012 | | Comments Off on (S) DISH Network Forms Partnership With Sprint-Nextel | Continued

(TDS) U.S. Cellular and Sprint Strike a Deal

One of the premier wireless service providers and a subsidiary of Telephone and Data Systems Inc. (TDS), United States Cellular Corporation (USM), recently announced...

3Dec2012 | | Comments Off on (TDS) U.S. Cellular and Sprint Strike a Deal | Continued

(CLWR) Clearwire Retains Standard & Poor’s Rating

Rating agency Standard & Poor’s (S&P) has announced that Clearwire Corporation (CLWR), which offers Wi-Max services in the U.S. will not be immediately affected by Japan-based Softbank’s 70% acquisition of Sprint-Nextel...

29Oct2012 | | Comments Off on (CLWR) Clearwire Retains Standard & Poor’s Rating | Continued

(VZ) Verizon Communications Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Preview

The largest U.S. mobile service provider Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) is slated to release its third quarter 2012 earnings before the opening bell on October 18. The current Zacks Consensus Estimate is pegged at 65 cents for the...

28Oct2012 | | Comments Off on (VZ) Verizon Communications Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Preview | Continued

(S) Sprint-Nextel Eyes Majority Stake in Clearwire

Third largest wireless carrier in the U.S. – Sprint-Nextel Corporation (S) – has been striving to achieve majority control over mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) Clearwire Corporation (CLWR)....

20Oct2012 | | Comments Off on (S) Sprint-Nextel Eyes Majority Stake in Clearwire | Continued

(VZ) Verizon Communications Misses Earnings

Before the opening bell today, the largest U.S. mobile service provider Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) reported third quarter 2012 adjusted earnings of 64 cents per share, excluding charges of 8 cents related to patent litigation...

19Oct2012 | | Comments Off on (VZ) Verizon Communications Misses Earnings | Continued

(IT) Ingram Wraps Up Brightpoint Buyout

Ace information technology (IT) distributor Ingram Micro Inc. (IM) finally had the opportunity to close the acquisition of Brightpoint Inc. (CELL), a leading distributor...

16Oct2012 | | Comments Off on (IT) Ingram Wraps Up Brightpoint Buyout | Continued

(XLE) Stock Market News for October 12, 2012 – Market News

Benchmarks failed to sustain initial gains, sparked off by a better-than-expected fall in initial claims, and ended flat. Initial claims were down to the lowest level in more than four and half years and set the positive tone in the initial hours. Meanwhile, tech-bellwether Apple’s shares were dealt...

14Oct2012 | | Comments Off on (XLE) Stock Market News for October 12, 2012 – Market News | Continued

(RSH) RadioShack to Underperform

The nightmare of RadioShack Corp. (RSH) persists as the company continues with its disappointing performance. Second-quarter 2012 financial results were well below the Zacks Consensus Estimates.

Management has suspended its...

10Oct2012 | | Comments Off on (RSH) RadioShack to Underperform | Continued