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NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies are mixed at 10 a.m.:. AT&T Inc. fell$. 03 or. 1 percent, to $35.00. Verizon Communications Inc. rose$. 02 or percent, to $47.61.
In a bad tape, Jim Cramer likes to identify stocks that buck the trend and rally. The stocks that rallied on Monday, however, can seem kind of scary.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies were mixed at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. fell$. 06 or. 2 percent, to $35.49. Verizon Communications Inc. rose$. 08 or. 2 percent, to $48.12.
OMAHA, Neb.— Investors who buy stocks with TD Ameritrade remained heavily invested and active in March. TD Ameritrade said Monday that its Investor Movement index increased to another all-time high of 5.87 in March from February's 5.74. Technology and health care stocks were popular with TD Ameritrade investors, especially Gilead Sciences and Facebook.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies are mixed at 1 p.m.:. AT&T Inc. rose$. 17 or. 5 percent, to $35.72. Verizon Communications Inc. fell$. 06 or. 1 percent, to $47.99.
NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at 1 p.m.:. AT&T Inc. rose. 5 percent to $35.72 with 17,267,100 shares traded. Advanced Micro Devices Inc. fell 3.4 percent to $3.87 with 15,166,900 shares traded.
Regulators are likely to focus on how the Comcast-Time Warner merger will affect the market for high-speed Internet, NYT reports.
The maker of iPads and iPhones has a problem that anyone would like to have: What to do with a vast amount of cash. The New York Times reports.
Don't toss those old flip phones, unfashionable dresses and outgrown roller skates. They could make your spring cleaning spree profitable.
Evidence is mounting that the search giant is looking to become a wireless service provider.
"Companies are really digging in on identifying what areas it makes sense to focus their benefits programs," said Robert Newbury, director at pay consulting firm Towers Watson.
WASHINGTON, April 3- President Barack Obama's plan for overhauling the National Security Agency's phone surveillance program could force carriers to collect and store customer data that they are not now legally obliged to keep, according to U.S. officials.
April 2- Network gear maker Juniper Networks Inc, which is under pressure from investor Elliott Management Corp to slim down, said it plans to reduce its global workforce by 6 percent and focus on its high-growth businesses.
April 2- Plug Power Inc said it bought fuel-cell stack maker ReliOn Inc for about $4 million in an all-stock deal, as the company looks to diversify its supplier base. Plug Power shares rose 4.5 percent after the bell as the deal also helps the fuel-cell maker expand into the stationary back-up fuel cell market.
BlackBerry said it would not renew a deal allowing T-Mobile US Inc to sell its products.
With so much riding on the outcome, and so much pressure coming from activist investors, it's unlikely the stock buyback trade will end anytime soon.
WASHINGTON, March 31- U.S. Supreme Court justices stepped gingerly into a raging debate over computer software on Monday, voicing concerns about vaguely defined patents but signaling they would avoid any radical change to existing law.
Cash is king in America as companies hoard more cash than ever before, according a new report from Moody's that examined nonfinancial companies.
WASHINGTON, March 31- U.S. Supreme Court justices gave little indication on Monday they would set new guidelines on patent eligibility of software.
The U.S. Supreme Court will delve into the hotly contested question of when software is eligible for patent protection.