A look at why advisers are moving away from the traditional portfolio mix of 60% stocks and 40% bonds. USA Today reports.» Read More
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Despite what your economics professor told you, megamergers are good for investors, says trader Jack Ablin. Here's why.
AT&T is offering a refund to buyers of the LG Watch Urbane 2nd edition due to an unspecified hardware issue.
Nov 19- Pfizer Inc is negotiating a break-up fee in the range of 2 to 3 percent of the value of its roughly $150 billion potential acquisition of Allergan Plc, proportionally in line with other deals, people familiar with the matter said. A break-up fee of that amount, to be paid by Pfizer if it were to walk away from the Allergan deal, would show confidence that the...
Whether to insure your smartphone depends on your level of risk tolerance — and tendency toward mishaps.
Sprint now says it will cut in half the price of most Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile plans, excluding unlimited music and video streaming, and some other options the plans may offer. For example, Verizon customers paying $80 for 12 GB of data will pay $40 for 12 GB if they switch to Sprint, and save 50 percent on the access fee as well. Shares in Sprint Corp. ended down 41 cents,...
Nov 18- Customers who switch to Sprint Corp from Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile will have to pay only half of what they pay for their existing plans, the No.4 U.S. carrier said in a bid to lure users to its network ahead of the holiday season. The offer will not apply to all plans from its competitors, such as T-Mobile US Inc's unlimited data plan, the company said.
Nov 18- Customers who switch to Sprint from Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile will have to pay only half of what they pay for their existing plans, the No.4 U.S. carrier said. This offer is similar to Sprint's "Cut your bill in Half" plan in December 2014 where it said it would slash monthly costs in half for customers who switched over from AT&T Inc and Verizon Communications...
Some drone producers expect big sales of the unmanned craft this holiday season as more retail giants offer them.
Hedge funds sold shares of Apple and in turn put big money into Alphabet last quarter, according to hedge fund database Symmetric.io.
Investors need to have exposure to overseas stocks after 6 years of a US bull market. Here's a look at how Buffett gradually went global.
Nov 16- Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Monday said it reduced its stake in Goldman Sachs Group Inc by 13 percent during the third quarter, paring a successful investment it made during the height of the global financial crisis. In a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filing, Berkshire said it owned 10.96 million Goldman shares worth about $1.9...
OMAHA, Neb.— Investor Warren Buffett's company sold some of its Goldman Sachs and Wal-Mart shares during the third quarter, and made several smaller changes to its stock portfolio. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. filed a report on its U.S. stocks Monday with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Buffett told CNBC on Monday that the main reason he reduced Berkshire's...
Liberty Media chief John Malone said he wouldn't be surprised to see more media consolidation as global scale becomes important.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Nov 10- Former Facebook executive Chamath Palihapitiya said he is creating a company to bid for airwaves in the United States and compete with AT&T Inc and Verizon Communications Inc to offer wireless services, Re/code reported. The auction could cost the company between $4 billion- $10 billion, Palihapitiya, founder of venture capital firm Social Capital,...
CEO John Legere announced that T-Mobile will allow some subscribers to stream videos for free. Re/code reports.
*3rd- qtr profit $0.42/ shr vs est $0.39. *ARPU rises to $86.33 vs $84.39 last year. Nov 9- Dish Network Corp reported quarterly revenue that fell short of market estimates as more subscribers dropped its pay-TV service and growth in its online streaming service Sling TV showed signs of faltering.
*ARPU rises to $86.33 vs $84.39 last year. Nov 9- Dish Network Corp reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by higher revenue per user from its core pay-TV business. The second-largest U.S. satellite TV company by revenue said on Monday its average revenue per pay-TV user rose to $86.33 in the third quarter from $84.39 a year earlier.
A new Forrester report predicts privacy will hit a tipping point in 2016.