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Vodafone Group plc Receives "Neutral" Rating from Nomura

A number of other firms have also recently commented on VOD. Analysts at Goldman Sachs cut their price target on shares of Vodafone Group plc from GBX 240 to GBX 230 in a research note on Monday.


Related Topix: Vodafone Group

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Business Journal

Sprint costs show its market predicament

Sprint's smaller customer base means it costs the wireless carrier twice to serve each customer as industry leader Verizon Wireless, The Kansas City Star reports.


Related Topix: Sprint Nextel, IT Services

The News-Star

CenturyLink raises flag at construction site

CenturyLink's Robert Collins and Yates Construction's Noah Miller, both veterans, raised the American flag atop the steel frame of the CenturyLink Technology Center of Excellence in a traditional 'topping out' ceremony.


Related Topix: Qwest, Savvis, Cable & Satellite, CenturyTel, Monroe, LA

WLKY-TV Louisville

Oldham County slaying suspect arrested in New York

New York State Police and Watertown, New York, police have arrested a man in connection with the killing of an Oldham County taxi driver.


Related Topix: Kentucky, L 3 Communication Holdings

BlackBerry appoints new chief operating officer

Beard starts immediately and will be responsible for such things as marketing, BlackBerry 10 app development and customer care and quality.


Related Topix: Marketing, Research in Motion, Computers

The Washington Post

Verizon launches rewards program a " but therea s a twist

Verizon Wireless is launching a nationwide loyalty program this week for its 100-million-plus subscribers.


Related Topix: Verizon Communications, IT Services, Verizon, Marketing, Cellphones, Business News

Vodafone Egypt to invest $1.3bn on network

Vodafone Egypt will invest around 9.5 billion Egyptian pounds over the next three years to improve its network, its recently appointed chief executive said.


Related Topix: Vodafone Group

ARMINFO news agency

Rostelecom services available in the center of Yerevan

From now on, Rostelecom services will be available in "Kentron" Community of Yerevan.


Related Topix: Rostelecom, World News, Armenia

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Myrtle Beach Online

Verizon boosts FiOS uploads to match downloads

Starting Monday, all new subscribers will get "symmetrical" connections. The cheapest plan will deliver 25 megabits per second up and down, an increase from 15 megabits down and 5 megabits up.


Related Topix: Verizon Communications, IT Services, Business News

West Australian

Huawei's H1 revenue up 19 percent year-on-year at $22 billion

Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, the world's No. 2 telecom equipment maker, said on Monday it will achieve sustainable growth in 2014 after posting a 19 percent jump in first-half revenue to 135.8 billion yuan .


Related Topix: Wireless, Huawei Technologies, Huawei Technologies Co


Business Forecast: Rail, reso...

Investors will look to earning reports this week, including those from Canadian National Railway and Rogers Communications.


Related Topix: Transportation, Railroads, Canadian National Railway, TechTV, Startups, Cable & Satellite, Rogers Communication, Rogers Communications Inc.


Barron's Recap: The New Contrarian Stocks

This weekend in Barron's online: six contrarian stock picks, how Barron 's stock picks fared in the first half, as well as the prospects for Halliburton, Copart, Horsehead Holding, Juniper Networks and more.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Startups, Juniper Networks, Computers, Retail, Auctions, Copart, Halliburton, Energy, Oil & Gas, Altor Networks

In closing Xbox Entertainment Studios, Microsoft shatters faith with advertisers

Steve Carbone, head of digital and analytics at MediaCom Communications, said it best: "It puts us in a difficult space because we have been pushing Xbox's program.


Related Topix: Microsoft Xbox, Video Games, Television, Mediacom Communications, Cable & Satellite

The Citizens' Voice

Verizon Telecom Pioneers attend Blind Association function

Verizon Telecom Pioneers, Wilkes-Barre Chapter, recently attended the Blind Association Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon at Mohegan Sun.


Related Topix: Verizon Communications, Verizon, IT Services, Wilkes-Barre, PA, Non-Profit

Seeking Alpha

Comcast Corp.: Making The Right Moves In The Market

I am bullish on Comcast Corp. ; the company is leading U.S. cable markets. Over the years, the company has been relying on innovative service offerings to drive revenue growth.


Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Comcast, NaviSite, Time Warner Cable, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi

Sat Jul 19, 2014

WCAX-TV Burlington

3 dead in plane crash

Troopers say investigators from the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board are en route to the site.


Related Topix: Air Accidents, Transportation, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, FairPoint Communications


Philex Pet, China oil firm restart talks

Philex Petroleum Corp. has restarted talks with the state-run China National Offshore Oil Corp. for a potential partnership in the resource-rich Recto Bank in Northwest Palawan.


Related Topix: Philippine Long Distance Telephone, IT Services

Insider Monkey

Shire PLC (ADR) (SHPG), Time Warner Cable (TWC): How John Paulson Got His Mojo Back

John Paulson 's funds posted strong returns in June, especially on the back of merger arbitrage plays, an activity in which Paulson has been involved for the last 20 years.


Related Topix: Biotech, Shire plc, Cable & Satellite, NaviSite, Time Warner Cable, INX, Allergan

The WSU Signpost

Why We Care About "Internet Equality"

The Federal Communications Commission has been working on a set of rules that introduces a two-tiered system of internet connectivity: the fast lane and the slow lane.


Related Topix: Business News, Federal Communications Commission, Cable & Satellite, Comcast, Startups, Facebook, Social Software

Friday's ETF with Unusual Volume: VEA

The Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF is seeing unusually high volume in afternoon trading Friday, with over 3.5 million shares traded versus three month average volume of about 3.2 million.


Related Topix: Nokia, Wireless, Financial Markets


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