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The Dow Jones Industrial Average pared its losses Monday as the sell-off spurred by the fire sale of Bear Stearns wasn't as bad as expected.
Stocks plunged at the opening bell Monday as investors were spooked by the cash crisis at Bear Stearns that forced its sale for $2 a share to JP Morgan Chase.
Dow Industrials newcomer Bank of America leads the list as the highest current yielder of all 30 Dow stocks. Chevron, the other recent Dow addition enters the list with a 2.7% yield.
Two fund managers are wary of the big rally that followed moves by the Federal Reserve to pump liquidity into the economy, but they've still got some favorite stocks.
Verizon Wireless expects annual revenue growth in the double-digit percentage range for the next few years, according to Doreen Toben, chief financial officer of majority parent Verizon Communications.
Text messaging is huge with more than a billion texts sent per day. But why bother with words when you can send a video? Texting looks pretty old fashioned compared to a "Mogreet" mobile video message.
Q: On Fast Money’s trader radar we look at the stock that was lighting up screens across Wall Street. Formed after GTE's merger with Bell Atlantic in 2000, this telecom giant is the second largest phone company in the U.S. But snags with the company’s latest $200 million effort to expand its Fios internet network are leaving investors asking, “Should I sell it now?” Who is it?
Comcast's stock has been hammered over the past year--down 20 percent. The company's facing new competition from telecom and satellite TV companies, a cratering home sales market, and bad news from its consumer business, which signs up--or upgrades--customers when they buy new homes.
There are too many opportunities for investors to be sitting on the sidelines.
Russia has all the growth the U.S. industry wished it had.
While American companies cannibalize each other's customers, there's room to grow in the South Pacific.
There’s an intergalactic battle going on for your auditory attention as telecom empires wage war in the celestial heavens. What’s their “force?” It’s flat pricing plans.
Why Cramer isn't worried about the new pricing plan – or a price war.
The Third World is skipping landlines and going straight to cell phones. Here's how you profit from it.
Wall Street staged a dramatic turnaround Friday, shooting higher in the last half-hour of trading after word that a bailout plan for troubled bond insurer Ambac Financial could be announced next week. What's the word on the Street?
The U.S. telecommunications industry will grow at a slower rate than the global industry in the coming years as the wireless and wired markets mature, the Telecommunications Industry Association said Friday.
Who will be the winners as Big Telecom prepares for a price war?
Stocks snapped a three-day losing streak Wednesday as H-P earnings inspired investors to think long term.
What’s the trade as the telecom giants go head-to-head in an all out price war?
In case you are wondering why commodity prices continue to rise in the face of a U.S. slowdown, please listen to what Rio Tinto CEO Tom Albanese told our David Faber a short while ago. He discussed how China was continuing to suck up a greater and greater part of the world's commodity supplies, and concluded by noting that China now consumes: