GO
Loading...

Clearwire Corp

More

  • Sprint, Clearwire in Active Negotiations Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012 | 11:41 AM ET

    Sprint and Clearwire are moving closer to a deal to acquire the rest of the company it doesn't already own.

  • Sprint, Clearwire Deal Is Closer     Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012 | 11:34 AM ET

    Sprint and Clearwire are in active negotiations where Sprint would acquire the 49 percent of the company it doesn't already own, reports CNBC's David Faber.

  • Midday Movers: HNZ, CAG, RAH & More Friday, 30 Nov 2012 | 12:09 PM ET

    Take a look at some of Friday's midday movers:

  • *Responds to needs of sandy-impacted businesses in nyc. *Says expect soon to have full restoration of service in Philadelphia and. Bridgeport, Connecticut* Source text* Further company coverage.

  • Clearwire to use Huawei equipment in network upgrade Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 8:33 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Oct 26- Wireless service provider Clearwire Corp said on Friday it will use equipment from China's Huawei in a high-speed network upgrade it starts in 2013, with the blessing of the U.S. government. Sprint, which is being taken over by Softbank Corp, plans to use the Clearwire high-speed network to boost its capacity for its own service.

  • Clearwire 3Q loss narrows on lower expenses Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 2:24 PM ET

    BELLEVUE, Wash.-- Clearwire Corp.' s third-quarter loss from continuing operations narrowed as the wireless network operator reduced expenses. The company's loss from continuing operations was $41.3 million, or 22 cents per share, for the three months ended Sept. 30.

  • The company, whose biggest shareholder is Sprint Nextel, said Softbank Corp's plan to pay $20 billion for a 70 percent stake in Sprint is good news for Clearwire, which also counts Sprint as its biggest customer. Many analysts expect that Sprint will use the Softbank investment to buy the remainder of Clearwire or provide it with additional funding.

  • Faber Report: Sprint Gains Control of Clearwire     Thursday, 18 Oct 2012 | 9:40 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber reports the latest detail on Sprint's takeover of Clearwire; and weighs in on Verizon's earnings.

  • CNBC's Jim Cramer, weighs in on what Sprint is likely to do with all the money it gets from Softbank.

  • Citigroup, Eli Lilly, Clearwire are market movers Monday, 15 Oct 2012 | 5:07 PM ET

    NEW YORK-- Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday on the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq Stock Market:. Citigroup Inc., up $1.91 at $36.66. Clearwire Corp., up 37 cents at $2.69.

  • Clearwire up after Sprint acquisition news Monday, 15 Oct 2012 | 9:14 AM ET

    NEW YORK-- Shares of Clearwire jumped 12 percent in premarket trading Monday following news that the Japanese cell phone company Softbank Corp. is buying a majority stake in Sprint, which owns half of the company. Clearwire operates a wireless broadband network that Sprint resells as " Sprint 4 G."

  • Softbank to Buy 70 Percent Stake in Sprint: Sources Monday, 15 Oct 2012 | 1:28 AM ET
    The Sprint Nextel Corp. sign is seen on the facade of a Sprint Nextel Corp. store in San Francisco, California.

    Japanese telecommunications firm Softbank and Sprint have reached a deal under which Softbank will pay $20 billion for a 70 percent stake in the wireless telecom operator, according to people close to the situation.

  • Clearwire shares jump on Softbank-Sprint deal Monday, 15 Oct 2012 | 12:27 AM ET

    NEW YORK-- Shares of Clearwire Corp., which operates a wireless data network, hit a 52- week high after Japan's Softbank Corp. agreed to pay $20.1 billion for a 70 percent stake in Sprint Nextel Corp.. THE SPARK: Sprint owns 48 percent of Clearwire but doesn't control its board. It's also Clearwire's biggest customer, reselling access to its network as " Sprint 4 G."

  • TOKYO, Oct 12- Japanese wireless service provider Softbank Corp is in talks with three major Japanese banks to borrow $23 billion to finance a bid for U.S. operator Sprint Nextel Corp, sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Friday.

  • *Softbank shares down as much as 17 pct in Tokyo* Softbank and Sprint have confirmed in talks* Broker warns of "unacceptable" gearing levels.

  • *Softbank shares down as much as 17 pct in Tokyo* Softbank and Sprint have confirmed in talks By Taro Fuse and Mari Saito.

  • Japanese banks considering $22.9 bln loan to Softbank Friday, 12 Oct 2012 | 12:38 AM ET

    TOKYO, Oct 12- Three large Japanese banks are considering providing 1.8 trillion yen in syndicated loans to Softbank Corp, allowing the Japanese mobile carrier to bid for Sprint Nextel Corp, sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Friday.

  • TOKYO, Oct 12- Japanese wireless service provider Softbank Corp is in talks with three major Japanese banks to borrow $23 billion to finance a bid for U.S. operator Sprint Nextel Corp, sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Friday.

  • *Deal could lead to Sprint buying Clearwire- analysts. *Sprint, Clearwire soar in afternoon trade; MetroPCS down. The Japanese company might also be aiming to use Sprint as a vehicle to make a run at smaller Sprint peer MetroPCS Communications Inc, a two-step transaction that would potentially cost more than 2 trillion yen, according to a Nikkei report.

  • US STOCKS-Wall St flat as Apple cuts jobs data gains Thursday, 11 Oct 2012 | 4:41 PM ET

    *Sprint volume surges, shares jump on Softbank deal reports. Traders have been bearish recently, with the S&P 500 down 2 percent in the last five sessions in anticipation of a weak earnings season. AT&T and Verizon also weighed after news that Japan's Softbank may buy a majority stake in their competitor, Sprint Nextel.

Most Popular Video

Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

Loyalists around the world have embraced it as the cryptocurrency of the future, but some big names on the street differ widely in their beliefs about bitcoin. The Oracle of Omaha thinks it's a "joke." Tech entrepreneur Marc Andreessen counters that Buffett is out of touch, while bitcoin believers like Jonathan Rumion fully embrace the digital currency by buying groceries with bitcoin and even getting paid in bitcoin. CNBC's Mary Thompson reports.

Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

European shares opened higher on Wednesday as better-than-expected Chinese growth data buoyed sentiment.

Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

Brady Dougan, CEO of Credit Suisse, says the bank's fixed income business is "strong", while the investment banking arm has performed well.