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    While wireless carriers duke it out to offer consumers unlimited data plans, artists like Drake are the beneficiaries.

  • It said it lost 191,000 postpaid subscribers, who pay bills monthly, in the United States on a net basis in the first quarter ended March 31. "Obviously, this has made an already competitive market even more so, and our response to the unlimited data plans was probably a little slow," Chief Executive Randall Stephenson said on the company's post-earnings conference...

  • The No. 2 U.S. wireless carrier had 61,000 fewer postpaid subscribers, who pay bills monthly, in North America on a net basis in the first quarter ended March 31. AT&T's total operating revenue fell nearly 3 percent to $39.37 billion, mainly due to record-low sales of wireless handset sales. Net income attributable to AT&T was $3.47 billion, or 56 cents a share, down...

  • NEW YORK— AT&T Inc. on Tuesday said it lost more of its most lucrative wireless customers during the first three months of the year as the country's biggest mobile carriers try to lure customers from each other with offers of unlimited data plans. AT&T acquired DirecTV in 2015 and is in the process of buying Time Warner, home to the CNN, TBS and HBO networks and a...

  • April 25- AT&T Inc, the No. 2 U.S. wireless carrier, reported a drop in quarterly revenue and unexpectedly lost postpaid subscribers as lower prices for its unlimited plans failed to attract customers in a saturated wireless market. The company said it lost 61,000 postpaid subscribers, or those who pay monthly bills, in North America on a net basis in the first...

  • handshake merger and acquisitions

    Straight Path Communications said it received a $104.64 per-share all-stock buyout offer that was superior to AT&T's offer of $95.63 per share.

  • STOCKHOLM/ OSLO, April 25- The European Commission is investigating whether mobile network operators in Sweden have abused their market position or engaged in anti-competitive practices to block competitors from entering the market, it said on Tuesday. In the first half of 2016, the four collectively generated 96 percent of revenues in the Swedish mobile...

  • Mobile telecom equipment maker Ericsson also said industry trends in mobile broadband from 2016 were expected to prevail in 2017.

  • Cramer Remix: Here’s what a government shutdown could mean for your money

    Jim Cramer broke down his thoughts on the impact fears of a government shutdown could have on the market and how investors should prepare.

  • Jim Cramer on "Mad Money"

    Jim Cramer broke down his thoughts on the impact fears of a government shutdown could have on the market and how investors should prepare.

  • 'Dumb and dumber' are key drivers of T-Mobile's success, CEO John Legere says

    Jim Cramer spoke with T-Mobile CEO John Legere for his take on earnings and telecom's future.

  • The U.S. Federal Communications Commission barred merger talks among telecommunications companies for over a year as it conducted a $19.8 billion auction of airwaves from broadcasters for wireless use. T-Mobile, the largest winner with an $8 billion bid, is widely expected to be one of the first to have such discussions. "The inorganic and organic...

  • Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels riding bike in a scene from the film 'Dumb & Dumber', 1994.

    Jim Cramer spoke with T-Mobile CEO John Legere for his take on earnings and telecom's future.

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  • T-Mobile's net income rose to $698 million, or 80 cents per share, in the quarter ended March 31, from $479 million, or 56 cents per share, a year earlier. Excluding items, earnings per share was 48 cents, according to Thomson Reuters calculations. Analysts on average were expecting earnings of 35 cents per share on revenue of $9.67 billion, according to Thomson...

  • April 24- T-Mobile US Inc said on Monday it added more subscribers than expected in the first quarter as promotional offers helped the No. 3 wireless carrier win over customers despite new unlimited data plans from competitors. T-Mobile's net income rose to $698 million, or 80 cents per share, in the quarter ended March 31, from $479 million, or 56 cents per share, a...

  • BELLEVUE, Wash. _ T-Mobile US Inc. on Monday reported first-quarter profit of $698 million. The average estimate of 16 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 35 cents per share. Sixteen analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $9.6 billion.

  • April 24- T-Mobile US Inc, the No. 3 U.S. wireless carrier, reported a rise in quarterly profit and revenue as it continued to win customers despite tough competition, with all its bigger rivals now offering unlimited plans. T-Mobile's net income surged to $698 million, or 80 cents per share, in the first quarter ended March 31 from $479 million, or 56 cents per share, a...

  • Unique opportunity to build in Netherlands: Tele2 CEO

    Tele2 CEO Allison Kirkby speaks about her company's first quarter earnings data.

  • TORONTO, April 20- In a move seen as a victory for net neutrality advocates, Canada's telecom regulator said all data delivered online should be treated equally by internet service providers as it blocked one company's effort to leverage content to win customers. The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission ruled on Thursday that...

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