Eric Conley, 33, is charged with computer intrusion, the FBI and U.S. They say Conley sold hundreds of AT&T's customer records to the private investigator. Earlier this month, authorities said former Verizon Wireless technician Daniel Eugene Traeger of Hoover, Alabama, used Verizon's computers to obtain customers' private call records— plus data showing where...
UBS' John Hodulik, a top-rated analyst, downgraded AT&T to neutral from buy on Wednesday, reducing his 12-month price target by 7 percent to $43.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
NEW YORK— Energy companies powered to big gains Wednesday, leading the broader stock market higher, on reports that OPEC nations were moving closer to an agreement to cut oil production. After stock trading closed, OPEC said it had reached a preliminary deal to reduce production for the first time in eight years. "It just creates a lot of optimism that the worst is...
Anthony DiClemente, Nomura senior media analyst, shares his thoughts on whether it makes sense for CBS to acquire Viacom, and if "skinny" bundles are going to be profitable.
NEW YORK— Stocks posted solid gains on Thursday as investors, comfortable that the Federal Reserve will keep interest rates low, bought up stocks that pay big dividends. AT&T rose 54 cents, or 1.3 percent, to $41.11. Verizon Communications rose 48 cents, or 1 percent, to $52.35.
Jim Cramer says Disney's balance sheet gives it the ability to make any acquisition it wants.
NEW YORK— A day after cable giant Comcast said it planned to start selling cellphone service, rival Charter says it wants to have a wireless business too. That could mean more competition in the cellphone business, where Verizon and AT&T dominate. Comcast said Tuesday that it would launch a wireless service by the middle of 2017 that runs on its own Wi-Fi as well as...
Google paused its development in Nashville earlier this summer because many of the utility poles needed for lines were already being used by AT&T, Comcast and the Nashville Electric Service. Supporters of Google Fiber said the service will allow more competition with existing providers Comcast and AT&T, which have both opposed the measure.
NEW YORK— Comcast plans to launch a cellphone service roughly in the middle of next year, although it would be limited to areas of the country where it's a cable provider. Comcast CEO Brian Roberts confirmed the company's plans at an investment conference Tuesday in New York. He suggested that Comcast was looking at the mobile service as an add-on to customer...
JPMorgan reiterates its overweight rating on Apple but is cautious on near term iPhone sales.
CNBC senior markets commentator Mike Santoli describes the investment case for Apple.
Apple's HR chief has moved to address sexism and diversity challenges at its headquarters, Recode reports.
Analysts at Raymond James predict shares of Apple could rally 20 percent in the next 12 months due to strong sales of the new iPhone 7.
Jim Cramer explains all the reasons why he always says to own Apple, not trade it.
Apple shares briefly surge more than 4 percent to their highest levels in nine months as the iPhone 7 cycle begins.
T-Mobile's stock ended more than 1 percent higher on Wednesday after the release of iPhone 7 data impressed Wall Street analysts.
Experts say the company has the scale, data and ad technology to become a mass media conglomerate. But, it's missing media piece.
U.S. wireless carriers Sprint and T- Mobile US said on Tuesday they received strong pre-orders for Apple's iPhone 7.
Apple loves to have more than one supplier of any key component, Recode reports.