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SK Telecom, the largest provider of wireless phone service in South Korea, is in talks to acquire Sprint Nextel, the troubled U.S. wireless carrier, according to people familiar with the talks.
Ahead of the Fed's decision on Wednesday, the market pros shared stock picks with CNBC.
What's the shortest path to long-term value? Michael Lippert, portfolio manager of the Baron iOpportunity Fund, offered his stock recommendations for this volatile market.
Virgin Mobile USA is set to acquire a U.S. mobile arm of South Korea's SK Telecom as both sides agreed to combine their struggling businesses, the Financial Times reported on Wednesday.
CNBC's John Harwood; Douglas Holtz-Eakin, economic policy advisor to John McCain; and NJ Governor John Corzine discuss McCain and Obama's divergent plans for the economy and meeting America's energy needs.
Almost everywhere they looked during the week, investors saw red ink flowing. But CNBC guests worked hard to find bright spots in the murk.
Following are the “Fast & Furious” trades. Here's how to play Winnebago earnings, a new phone from Sprint and other market moving events.
To give investors an edge in this volatile market environment, CNBC asked the experts for their best stock picks now.
The surging popularity of smart phones and the faltering economy are putting the squeeze on traditional landline telephone service providers. So Christopher Larsen of Credit Suisse sees opportunity in wireless.
There are a lot of once-highflying stocks that have fallen below $10 and look like bargains. But some stocks are cheap for a reason.
Actually, there's a better way to play the Verizon Wireless buyout.
In spite of the built-in WiFi, the touch-screen that lets users manipulate data and an accelerometer that allows the on-screen image to rotate with the device, the reality is, without a network that allows users to fully realize its capabilities, the iPhone is only achieving a portion of its potential.
Nearly 2.1 billion shares and $34 billion traded yesterday in CNBC's Million Dollar Portfolio Challenge. Here are the bets being made today...
Nearly 2.1 billion shares and $43 billion traded yesterday in CNBC's Million Dollar Portfolio Challenge. Here are the bets being made today...
Syngenta, Monsanto and Bunge should be bought on any discount, Cramer says.
For the week ending Friday, May 16, 2008, the U.S. Equity Markets ended the week up with all of the major indices up ~2% or more as stocks gained from M&A news, easing inflation worries, and strong earnings results. Oil and gasoline continued to hit new record highs as the dollar declined against major currencies.
Stocks started the week off higher, led by financials and technology stocks. RIMM and MBIA rose, while HP declined.
Stocks started the week off higher as the dollar rose to a two-month high and oil receded. MBIA bounced despite reporting an astouding quarterly loss.
Sprint Nextel Monday reported a wider quarterly loss amid steep customer defections and it forecast only marginal improvements in the current quarter.
For the week ending Friday, May 9, 2008, the U.S. Markets were negative for the week, with the Dow falling more than 200 points on Wednesday, making it the biggest point drop since 4/11/08.