Verizon Communications Inc


  • Cramer Remix: These oil stocks have bottomed Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 7:13 PM ET

    Looking for opportunity in energy? "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer may have finally found the spot.

  • Cramer's game plan: It all depends on this Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 6:13 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Earnings season is back, baby! The direction of the market depends on these key companies.

  • Mobile made $3.3 trillion, 11 million jobs in 2014 Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 12:50 PM ET

    A new study finds that the mobile industry last year produced more than $3.3 trillion in revenue.

  • Early movers: JPM, VZ, CMG, NFLX, OCN & more Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 7:51 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Jan 13- Verizon Communications Inc unveiled an Internet and wireless car service on Tuesday that lets drivers of older cars get help during a breakdown or find out about repairs and maintenance that might be needed. The wireless company said at the Detroit auto show that it will make its "Verizon Vehicle" service available in the second quarter of this year.

  • Apple to return $200 billion to holders: Analyst Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 9:53 AM ET
    Apple store in New York.

    Apple may celebrate the anniversary of its record capital program announcement with a $200 billion share buyback and dividend raise, an analyst said.

  • Fund with woman’s touch beating market Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 7:23 AM ET
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    Having more females in higher positions could help a company's stock, if the initial performance of Barclay's Women in Leadership ETN is any guide.

  • Advertisers may fall in love with cord cutters Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 2:06 PM ET
    DISH President and CEO Joe Clayton introduces Sling Television, an Internet pay-television service, at he 2015 International CES on January 5, 2015 in Las Vegas.

    Cord cutting has been blamed for weak TV ratings, but viewers who watch video over the Internet may be more valuable to advertisers.

  • Apple Watch could boost stock: Analyst Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 1:53 PM ET
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    Analyst Walter Piecyk isn't discouraged about Apple, even though its shares have lost about $40 billion in the past month.

  • AOL CEO dismisses merger, takeover rumors Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 12:50 PM ET
    Tim Armstrong, CEO of AOL at CES 2015 in Las Vegas.

    Tim Armstrong, AOL's chief executive, dismissed recent rumors of a possible partnership with Verizon or merger with Yahoo.

  • Cramer Remix: Buy into this weakness Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 7:03 PM ET
    Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

    The recent selloffs have been ugly, but "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer thinks you can buy these stocks into the red arrows.

  • *Services sector expands at slowest rate since Feb- Markit. NEW YORK, Jan 6- U.S. stocks ended lower for a fifth session on Tuesday as data showed slower growth in the U.S. service sector and oil prices fell further. The S&P 500' s losing streak was its longest in about 13 months, but the index ended off the day's lows, having fallen as much as 1.4 percent earlier, at one point...

  • Too many rumors could spell trouble for AOL Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 4:14 PM ET
    Lowell McAdam, Verizon, and Tim Armstrong, AOL

    Rumors of an AOL takeover are heating up, but that's not necessarily a good thing.

  • Verizon not pursuing AOL takeover - CEO Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 2:02 PM ET

    Jan 6- Verizon Communications Inc Chief Executive Lowell McAdam said the company is not planning any major acquisitions, following a report that Verizon had approached AOL Inc for a potential deal. "I think AOL along with lots of other media companies are potential for us to do partnering, on a commercial basis or whatever," McAdam said at a conference on Tuesday.

  • NEW YORK, Jan 6- U.S. stocks fell on Tuesday in choppy trading, extending losses a day after Wall Street suffered its biggest drop since early October as data showed the pace of growth in the U.S. economy had slowed. An election in Greece which may trigger its exit from the euro zone is some three weeks ahead, increasing the difficulty for the European Central Bank to...

  • Reports of AOL talks 'not accurate': Verizon CEO Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 11:16 AM ET
    Verizon CEO Lowell C. McAdam speaks during a keynote address at the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

    Reports that Verizon has held concrete discussions to acquire AOL are "not accurate," Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam said on Tuesday.

  • What an unlocked iPhone 6 means for consumers Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 10:33 AM ET
    A customer holds an iPhone 6 Plus, left, and iPhone 6 during the sales launch of the latest Apple smartphones at the Apple store in Berlin.

    Apple unlocked iPhone 6 and 6 Plus devices. How much better off are consumers?

  • NEW YORK, Jan 6- U.S. stock index futures edged higher on Tuesday following the largest losses on Wall Street since early October and ahead of a large data batch that will show the momentum of the U.S. economy at the end of last year. A gauge of durable goods and factory orders for November is due at 10 a.m. EST, as well as an index of economic optimism for January.

  • Early Movers: AOL, COH, CSX, FDX, ORCL & more Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 8:48 AM ET

    Companies making headlines ahead of the bell Tuesday:

  • AOL shares surge on potential deal with Verizon Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 8:03 AM ET
    A pedestrian talks on his cell phone while walking past the Verizon Communications Inc. headquarters in New York.

    Verizon Communications has approached AOL about a potential acquisition or joint venture to expand its mobile-video offerings, Bloomberg has reported.