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Verizon Communications reported strong growth in wireless and Internet subscribers in the first quarter, though net profit fell from the sale of a directories unit and South American businesses.
The Supreme Court sided with Microsoft in a case that restricts the reach of U.S. patents overseas. The decision could impact other lawsuits against Microsoft and save the company billions because of the global scope of its operations.
Shares of Telecom Italia and Pirelli were lower in heavy trade on Monday after Pirelli sold control of Italy's largest phone group to a group of Italian investors and Spain's Telefonica.
AT&T CEO Whitacre said he will retire on June 3. He said the board had selected current COO Stephenson to replace him as both CEO and chairman.
As if traders are taking a collective sigh ahead of this morning's gross domestic product report, stock prices are languishing in lower territory after their recent run. Earnings news continues to power prices of some standouts, like Microsoft, which is rising after yesterday's strong report.
Stocks rose and the Dow moved closer to 13,000 after IBM announced a $15 billion stock buyback plan, as investors shrugged off disappointing data from the housing industry."With the liquidity out there and risk appetites increasing for investors ... you probably have to give upside the benefit of the doubt here," said Jeff Saut, chief investment strategist at Raymond James.
Telecommunications service provider AT&T posted a higher quarterly profit as revenue rose from growth in its wireless business and its purchase late last year of BellSouth.
In case you didn't know it (but you probably did), the first week of earnings for the first quarter of the year is over. As we pointed out today in our look at contest stocks, earnings have had an affect--both good and bad on stocks you are picking. To get in the earnings mood, I've included a CNBC video news report here from Bob O'Brien. He looks at this past week, and to next week as well.
Stocks closed mixed but the Dow Jones Industrial Average inched up to another record as investors awaited key quarterly reports after the bell. "You still have some pretty important earnings coming out that are going to set the tone," said Adam Tracy, director of listed trading at Thomas Weisel Partners.
I have had 80’s pop hits buzzing around in my head all morning. Remember that classic of the genre from Bananarama –- Talking Italian?
The iPhone, Apple's first mobile handset, is on schedule to hit the U.S. market at the end of June, a senior executive with AT&T said on Wednesday.
AT&T has pulled out of talks to buy a stake in Olimpia, which controls Telecom Italia, Italy's largest telecommunications company, leaving partner America Movil weighing options.
Internet and media rivals to Google, fearing an unprecedented consolidation of power in the online advertising market, are expected to urge regulators to closely scrutinize the Web search leader's $3.1 billion deal to buy DoubleClick.
Sometimes the best way to reinvigorate your love for investing is to gamble on a few speculative stocks. Tonight, Cramer shares three ponies he thinks are ready to run.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.
Stocks managed to squeak by with gains at the close as a flurry of mergers helped investors shrug off weaker manufacturing data. "We had a mixed dose of positive and negative news," said Mike Malone, trading analyst at Cowen, in an interview with CNBC.com.
Shares of tire-to-telecoms group Pirelli surged in early trading on the Milan stock exchange Monday after the company announced it is in exclusive talks with US telecoms giant AT&T and its Mexican affiliate America Movil S.A.B. de C.V. to sell two-thirds of the holding company which controls Telecom Italia SpA.
Cramer makes calls on pharmaceuticals, restaurants, cable TV, oil, retail and more.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.
If you come on Mad Money and try to bag Cramer's loyal viewers, don't expect the man to just sit there and take it. Future guests of Cramerica - consider yourselves warned.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.
Cingular Wireless, the mobile unit of AT&T, has received about 1 million requests for information on Apple's new iPhone, AT&T Chief Operating Officer Randall Stephenson said on Tuesday.
AT&T and Napster on Monday announced a new offer that gives AT&T customers free unlimited access for one year to more than 3 million song tracks through Napster To Go.