All Posts Tagged With: "Time Warner Cable Inc."

(VIAB) Viacom Remains Neutral

We reiterate our long-term Neutral recommendation on Viacom Inc. (VIAB). The company reported mixed financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2013. While the net income beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate, revenues fell below...

26Jul2013 | | Comments Off | Continued

(CMCSA) Comcast Expands Business Services

Comcast Corporation (CMCSA), the largest cable TV operator in the U.S., is quickly shifting its focus from the small-sized business segment to the mid-sized business segment. Recently, the company entered into a deal with hospitality...

29Jun2013 | | Comments Off | Continued

(TWC) Time Warner Cable Reverts to Neutral

We upgrade our recommendation to Neutral on Time Warner Cable Inc. (TWC), the second largest cable MSO in the U.S., ahead of its first quarter of 2013 financial results. Why the Upgrade? We expect Time...

21Apr2013 | | Comments Off | Continued

(VZ) Verizon Communications and Cox Bundle Services

Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) has tied up with Cox Communications to offer bundled service packages consisting of video, phone and Internet in Phoenix and Las Vegas. Customers will now be able to access video, Internet and home phone...

18Apr2013 | | Comments Off | Continued

(XLE) Stock Market News for April 15, 2013 – Market News

Benchmarks closed in the red following a series of disappointing domestic reports. Major indices retreated following four days of consecutive gains. Meanwhile, quite surprisingly, retail sales fell in the month of March. Consumer sentiment declined to its lowest level in nine months in April. The...

15Apr2013 | | Comments Off | Continued

(ARRS) Arris Group Continues Product Upgrade

Yesterday,  Arris Group Inc. (ARRS) declared that all its C4 cable modem termination system (CMTS), which are deployed by Comcast Corp. (CMCSA) are now IPv6 compatible....

4Apr2013 | | Comments Off | 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 | Continued

(IMF) Stock Market News for October 10, 2012 – Market News

Markets suffered yet another fall yesterday, following the International Monetary Fund’s downgrade of global growth estimates to their lowest level since 2009. Investors also anxiously waited for the third-quarter earnings season to begin with Alcoa slated to report its results after the closing...

10Oct2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(VZ) Telecom Stock Outlook – October 2012 – Industry Outlook

The unprecedented growth of high-speed Internet traffic, particularly for wireless data and video, has transformed the Telecommunications industry into the most evolving, inventive and keenly contested space. In addition, the emergence of mobile broadband technology has created several new service...

9Oct2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(TWC) Time Warner Cable to Exit Clearwire Venture

Time Warner Cable Inc. (TWC) has decided to sell its 7.8% stake in Clearwire Corp. (CLWR) for a nationwide WiMAX network. In November 2008, Time Warner Cable acquired...

9Oct2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(TWC) Time Warner Cable and Megacable to Tie up

Time Warner Cable Inc. (TWC) – the second largest cable Multi Service Operator (MSO) in the U.S. is contemplating to tie up with Megacable – a triple play service provider in Mexico, to provide phone service targeting the U.S Hispanic...

8Oct2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(CLWR) Clearwire to Launch LTE Later

Clearwire Corporation (CLWR), which offers mobile and fixed wireless broadband communication, services to retail and wholesale customers in the U.S. may defer its TDD-LTE 4G network rollout plan as the company will loose Comcast...

8Oct2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(GOOG) Google to Offer Fastest “Google Fiber” Service

Internet search giant Google Inc. (GOOG) recently announced that it would provide the fastest Internet service through its fiber-optic network and Kansas City, Missouri, will be the first to enjoy the service. The Internet...

13Sep2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(NFLX) Netflix Adds Three ABC Shows to Online Viewing Lineup

ABC’s popular shows Revenge, Once Upon a Time and Scandal are now available on Netflix’s (NFLX) streaming service. Netflix recently added Season 1 of these shows to its vast library, which already contains...

12Sep2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(VZ) Verizon Communications Closes Swap Deal with Leap Wireless

The largest U.S. wireless provider, Verizon Communications (VZ) has completed its swap deal to acquire spectrum from the low-cost wireless service provider Leap Wireless (LEAP)....

29Aug2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(VZ) Verizon Communications Wins FCC Approval on Wireless Spectrum Buy

Verizon Wireless has received the approval from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to purchase $3.9 wireless spectrum from a group of cable companies. Verizon Wireless is a joint venture between Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)...

28Aug2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(TWC) Time Warner Cable Earnings Scorecard

Following the second-quarter 2012 earnings announcement on July 19, 2012, most of the analysts covering Time Warner Cable Inc. (TWC) have made mixed estimate revisions on the stock. The brokers’ outlook is based on good show from...

14Aug2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(LINTA) Liberty Interactive Outperforms

Liberty Interactive Inc. (LINTA) reported solid financial results for the second quarter of 2012, outpacing the Zacks Consensus Estimates. Quarterly net income was $234 million or 42 cents per share compared with $257 million or...

9Aug2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(VZ) Verizon Communications Earnings Scorecard

The largest U.S. mobile service provider Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) generated double-digit earnings growth and significant cash flow growth once again in second quarter 2012. Second Quarter Review Verizon’s...

2Aug2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(VZ) Verizon Communications Earnings Preview

The largest U.S. mobile service provider Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) is slated to release its second quarter 2012 earnings on July 19, before the opening bell. The current Zacks Consensus Estimate is pegged at 63 cents for the...

18Jul2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(NFLX) Netflix Surges on Higher Viewership

Shares of Netflix Inc. (NFLX) surged 13.4% to close at $81.72 on July 5, 2012, after Chief Executive Officer (“CEO”) Mr. Reed Hastings recently announced that subscribers watched 1 billion hours of television...

6Jul2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(VZ) Telecom Stock Outlook – June 2012 – Industry Outlook

The telecommunications Industry is identified as a major driver of global economic recovery. An unprecedented growth of high-speed mobile Internet traffic, particularly for wireless data and video, has transformed the industry into the most evolving, inventive and keenly contested industry. In...

13Jun2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(DISH) DISH Network Earnings Scorecard

Following the first quarter earnings announcement on May 3, a mixed sentiment was palpable among the analysts covering DISH Network Corp. (DISH) with regard to estimate revision. We believe that the mixed sentiment stems from stiff...

5Jun2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(DISH) DISH Network Sees Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services Upgrade

Satellite pay-TV service provider DISN Network Corp. (DISH) recently received a shot on its arm as Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services (S&P) raised its outlook on the company from Stable to Positive. The reason for this...

11Apr2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(DISH) DISH Network Gains FCC Confidence

Recently, DISH Network Corp. (DISH) received a favorable ruling from department of Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to use its existing satellite spectrum of 40MHz for setting up terrestrial wireless network. Such a...

2Apr2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(AAPL) Spectrum: A Wireless Game Changer

The present wireless market is ready for the incipient boom in the wireless data space with expanding broadband services. Data traffic is growing in leaps and bounds and has more than doubled over the last three years. As a result, U.S. carriers are finding it increasingly difficult to manage...

1Apr2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(VZ) Verizon Communications Gets a Blow to Spectrum Deal

Verizon Communications’ (VZ) proposed $3.9 billion purchase of wireless spectrum is facing a major setback. T-Mobile, a unit of Deutsche Telekom, is urging Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to block the deal citing unfair...

24Feb2012 | | 0 comments | Continued

(CMCSA) Earnings Preview: Comcast Corporation

Comcast Corp. (CMCSA) is slated to release its fourth quarter 2011 results on Wednesday, February 15, 2012, before the opening bell. The current Zacks Consensus Estimate for the...

15Feb2012 | | 0 comments | Continued

(VZ) Verizon to Offer Streaming Services

The largest U.S. mobile service provider Verizon Communications (VZ) has formed a joint venture with Coinstar Inc. (CSTR) to launch nationwide video rental and online...

13Feb2012 | | 0 comments | Continued

(AAPL) U.S. Telecom: Looking Ahead at 2012

The telecommunications industry is growing consistently despite a volatile U.S. economy. This industry is identified as a major driver of economic recovery. Telecommunications is one of the few industries to have seen rapid technological improvement even during the last recession. Given the...

3Jan2012 | | 0 comments | Continued