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It may seem like a slow period in investment banking these days, but that's not really the case according to Michael Price, senior managing director for Evercore Partners.
AT&T will spend up to $19 billion this year to expand its network in order to improve service, as it copes with a surge in demand created by popular devices such as the iPhone and iPad.
Here's what analysts and others say they're watching before the bell Tuesday.
The stock market is fixating on crumbling confidence in the U.S. economic recovery and may continue to ignore the good news that's likely to show up in corporate earnings reports in the coming week.
Stocks slid this week, with the Dow losing 1 percent. Treasurys rallied, demonstrating the attractiveness of income investments. Here are the 10 highest-yielding S&P 500 Index components, which offer big dividends and a margin of safety because of their size. They are ordered by dividend yield, from great to greatest.
It's clear that the company stands behind the product, as is, and Jobs alludes to the sales numbers thus far: their more immediate problem—meeting the demand.
With a mushrooming iPhone antenna problem threatening to stain Apple's spotless image, the company has decided to hold a press conference Friday. Thanks to Consumer Reports' earnest call for action, a little slip in the stock price and a bit of Top Ten mockery from David Letterman this week, Apple has arrived at the so-called fork in the road.
The funny business of cell phones signals. Consumer Reports says you may need a little duct tape on your iPhone 4 to guard against dropped calls. Sound like a step backward? What about a cellphone signal that may fail in the middle of a large building?
The following five Dow components have notched the biggest gains in the day after posting quarterly numbers in July and August over the past five years. History can be a guide, but nothing is a sure bet.
If you had to name a company that symbolizes exemplary customer experience, superb brand management and cutting edge products, Apple wouldn't be too far from the top of most people's lists. Which is why it's been so surprising to find the company squandering its reputation for all these things over a relatively minor flaw with the new iPhone.
But the company could still make a big comeback.
The Dow pulled off its fifth straight gain Monday, led by Microsoft. Alcoa fell.
Stocks struggled Monday as materials and banks dragged and investors were a little jittery ahead of earnings season, which kicks off after the bell today with Alcoa. Techs were the day's best performers.
Stocks pulled back Monday as materials and banks dragged and investors were a little jittery ahead of earnings season, which kicks off after the bell today with Alcoa. Techs were the day's best performers.
U.S. stock index futures declined ahead of the open Monday in the wake of the strongest week for the major averages in almost a year and ahead of the start of a new earnings season.
China's soaring labor costs, a stronger currency and rising housing prices threaten to increase the cost of making electronics. The New York Times reports.
With the ruling, Google may begin to feel the sclerosis that sets in when the antitrust lawyers arrive.
With the XLK is down 4% for the month, how should you game the pullback?
On a day of widespread losses, Verizon stock briefly popped Tuesday on reports that it will offer an Apple iPhone in January of next year.
When it comes to Apple and the iPhone launch, and even AT&T , it turns out you really can argue with success.