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  • Lackluster demand for iPhone 8 hit Verizon: New Street's Jonathan Chaplin

    Barry Sine, Drexel Hamilton, and Jonathan Chaplin, New Street Research, debate whether to buy Verizon after the company reported an earnings beat.

  • *Canada's Rogers Communication flags weak iPhone 8 sales. The chief executive of Rogers Communication, Canada's largest mobile network, on Thursday said appetite for the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, which went on sale in September, had been "anemic," the latest sign of weak sales for those phones ahead of the Nov. 3 launch of the pricier iPhone X. Verizon Communication Inc's...

  • *Canada's Rogers Communication points to weak iPhone 8 sales. The chief executive of Canada's largest mobile network Rogers Communication said appetite for the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus had been "anemic", adding to a series of hints that sales had been poor ahead of the iPhone X launch on Nov. 3. But the debate- and hints from some analysts and a Taiwan media report of a cut in...

  • TORONTO, Oct 19- The chief executive of Canada's biggest wireless company said on Thursday that he is seeing little demand for Apple Inc's iPhone 8, adding to concerns about prospects for sales of the device. "What we're seeing is sort of... anemic appetite for the iPhone 8," Rogers Communications Inc Chief Executive Joe Natale said in an quarterly earnings...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 19- Verizon Communications Inc's quarterly revenue topped Wall Street analyst estimates on Thursday and the company added more phone subscribers than expected, sending shares of the No. 1 U.S. wireless carrier up in mid-morning trading. "Just through licensing content, we can have access to content that we want to distribute to our customers," Chief...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 19- Verizon Communications Inc's quarterly revenue topped Wall Street analyst estimates on Thursday and the company added more phone subscribers than expected, sending shares of the No. 1 U.S. wireless carrier up in mid-morning trading. "Just through licensing content, we can have access to content that we want to distribute to our customers," Chief...

  • The chief executive of Canada's largest mobile network Rogers Communication said appetite for the latest iPhone had been "anemic", adding to a series of hints that sales of the first of two new phones Apple releases this year is poor. But the debate- and hints from some analysts and a Taiwan media report of a cut in iPhone 8 production- was enough to push Apple shares...

  • Verizon loses 18K FIOS video customers, adds 603K wireless subscribers

    The "Squawk on the Street" crew breaks down Verizon's quarterly results and weighs in on what it indicates about the future of telecom giant.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 19- Verizon Communications Inc's quarterly revenue topped Wall Street analyst estimates on Thursday and the company added more phone subscribers than expected, sending shares of the No. 1 U.S. wireless carrier up in pre-market trading. Shares, part of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, rose 2.4 percent to $49.82 in pre-market trading.

  • Verizon had 'solid' quarter despite T-Mobile and Sprint ads: Wells Fargo Securities Jennifer Fritzsche

    Jennifer Fritzsche, Wells Fargo Securities, breaks down Verizon's quarterly numbers and weighs in on Street expectations as competition in the mobile space heats up.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 19- Verizon Communications Inc's quarterly revenue topped Wall Street analyst estimates on Thursday and the company added more phone subscribers than expected, sending shares of the No. 1 U.S. wireless carrier up in pre-market trading. Net income attributable to Verizon was $3.62 billion, or 89 cents per share, in the third quarter ended Sept. 30, flat...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 19- Verizon Communications Inc's quarterly profit met Wall Street analyst estimates as the No. 1 U.S. wireless carrier added subscribers. Net income attributable to Verizon was $3.62 billion, or 89 cents per share, in the third quarter ended Sept. 30, flat from the year earlier period. According to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S, analysts had expected...

  • NEW YORK— Verizon shares rose Thursday after the company's results showed its wireless business doing a little better. Verizon's revenue from selling wireless service plans declined 5.1 percent from the year before, but that was a slightly shallower drop than it was in the summer quarter. Verizon Communications Inc. said third-quarter profit was almost...

  • Lowell McAdam, Verizon CEO, speaking on Dec. 8, 2015.

    Verizon reports quarterly earnings that met analysts' expectations and revenue that topped estimates.

  • Business can cover a growing dividend going forward: Tele2 CEO

    Tele2 CEO Allison Kirkby speaks about dividends and consumer demand for smartphones in her business' regional markets.

  • Oct 16- Apple Inc's older iPhone 7 models are outselling the recently launched iPhone 8 ahead of the early November debut of the premium iPhone X, broker KeyBanc Capital Markets said, citing carrier store surveys. "Many respondents indicated that a meaningful portion of customers are buying iPhone 7 in lieu of the new iPhone 8, given the lack of significant...

  • Oct 16- Apple Inc's older iPhone 7 models are outselling the recently launched iPhone 8 ahead of the early November debut of the premium iPhone X, broker KeyBanc Capital Markets said, citing carrier store surveys. "Many respondents indicated that a meaningful portion of customers are buying iPhone 7 in lieu of the new iPhone 8, given the lack of significant...

  • Oct 16- Apple Inc's older iPhone 7 models are outselling the recently launched iPhone 8 ahead of the early November debut of the premium iPhone X, broker KeyBanc Capital Markets said, citing carrier store surveys. "Many respondents indicated that a meaningful portion of customers are buying iPhone 7 in lieu of the new iPhone 8, given the lack of significant...

  • DAKAR, Oct 16- Rapidly expanding access to the internet across Africa is helping grassroots opposition movements take on once-invulnerable regimes. While countries in the Middle East and China employ firewalls and block virtual private networks to control web access, leaders in Africa increasingly prefer the blunter instrument of outright outages.

  • Oct 15- Viacom Inc and cable operator Spectrum continued talks Sunday night as the 7 pm ET deadline on their programming agreement passed, a source familiar with the situation told Reuters. As of 7 pm Sunday evening, Viacom's networks, which include Comedy Central and Nickelodeon, continued to be available to Spectrum's 16.6 million customers.

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