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News on Verizon Communications (Ticker: VZ) continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

3 hrs ago | Freshnews

Verizon Named Tops In Overall Network Performance In Florida In Report By RootMetricsA

RootMetrics today released its second U.S. State RootScore Reports and Verizon Wireless received the highest award for overall network performance in Florida.


Related Topix: IT Services, Telecom, Verizon

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7 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

Here's How I Remixed Into Verizon And Wal-Mart For Permanently Higher Dividends

National Oil Varco is an excellent company with a reasonable dividend, but sometimes it makes sense to remix your investments depending on your goals.


Related Topix: Telecom, Retail, Verizon, IT Services, Wal Mart Stores

8 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

Warren Buffett Buys These 8 Dividend Stocks

Warren Buffett is one of the most trusted investors in the world. Recently, he came out with his 13F Filling which informs investors about his recent investment activity.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Warren Buffett, Telecom, Verizon, IT Services, Automakers, General Motors

9 hrs ago | News Max

Sprint's CEO Drops - Framily' to One-Up Rivals With More Data

Sprint Corp. Chief Executive Officer Marcelo Claure is doubling the amount of data available for shared plans, joining the U.S. wireless industry's price competition a week after taking over the company.


Related Topix: Sprint Nextel, Telecom, IT Services, Wireless, Emerging Technology, Overland Park, KS, Park, KS, Brightstar

13 hrs ago | ComputerWorld

FCC allowed to question AT&T, Verizon on business broadband pricing

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission has the green light to collect new data on the pricing of so-called special access services, the middle-mile network services used to deliver business broadband and mobile service backhaul.


Related Topix: Business News, Federal Communications Commission, AT&T, Startups, Versant, Telecom, Verizon, IT Services, Terremark Worldwide

17 hrs ago | Boy Genius

2014's best Windows Phone is finally official - here's what you need to know

We're here at HTC's press event in New York and the HTC One for Windows has finally been made official.


Related Topix: Verizon, IT Services, Telecom

Mon Aug 18, 2014


Verizon Regains Title as Fastest U.S. Wireless Service

Verizon Communications Inc. recaptured the wireless speed crown it lost to AT&T Inc. a year earlier, after adding capacity to relieve network congestion that lowered service quality in major cities like New York.


Related Topix: Telecom, IT Services, Verizon, Cable & Satellite, ATT, AT&T, Startups, Versant, Sprint Nextel

Light Reading

For Cable, Broadband Is the New Video

The US cable industry has quietly achieved a major milestone, with the number of broadband subscribers for the top nine MSOs topping their number of video subscribers for the first time in the industry's 65-year history.


Related Topix: Telecom, IT Services, Cable & Satellite, ATT

One Put, One Call Option To Know About for Verizon Communications

Consistently, one of the more popular stocks people enter into their stock options watchlist at Stock Options Channel is Verizon Communications Inc .


Related Topix: Telecom, IT Services, Advanced Solutions International, Verizon, Terremark Worldwide, Access Northeast, Software, Financial Markets

Sys-Con Media

TriQuint, Medifast, AT&T, Verizon Communications and Crown Castle...

Yesterday I got a little bit excited and decided I'd look into the next generation of smart phones.


Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Medifast, Healthcare Industry, Semiconductors, Electronics, TriQuint Semiconductor, Cable & Satellite, Telecom, ATT, Startups, Versant, IT Services, Crown Castle International

Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Motley Fool

What Sprint's Upcoming Price War Means for Your Wireless Bill

The company was hemorrhaging money, its stock price had fallen by more than 50% from just six months prior, and a once-promising multibillion-dollar investment had transformed into a massive financial headache for Sprint.


Related Topix: SoftBank, Financial Services, Investment Services, AT&T, Telecom, Verizon, IT Services, Advanced Solutions International, Terremark Worldwide, Software

The Motley Fool

Warren Buffett Has a Gem in This Dividend-Paying Giant

Those who follow Warren Buffett are well aware of his aversion to technology companies.


Related Topix: Warren Buffett, Telecom, Verizon, IT Services, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services, Advanced Solutions International, Terremark Worldwide, Software

Fri Aug 15, 2014

America's Network

Syracuse wants to bypass Verizon, TWC with its own fiber broadband network

Syracuse, N.Y., is tired of waiting for its two local service providers Verizon and Time Warner Cable to give it better broadband service so Mayor Stephanie Miner is investigating how the city could build its own fiber-based broadband network.


Related Topix: Telecom, Verizon, IT Services, Syracuse, NY, Cable & Satellite, NaviSite, Time Warner Cable


Sprint Finally Ready to Slash Prices, Challenge Rivals T-Mobile, AT&T, Verizon

Battling subscriber losses and shrinking revenue, Sprint , America's third-largest wireless operator, could be on the verge of better competing against its rivals.


Related Topix: Sprint Nextel, Telecom, IT Services, AT&T, T-Mobile, Verizon, Buffalo, NY

Understanding Verizon's ROE

In this article, letA s see one of the most important financial ratios applying to stockholders, the best measure of performance for a firm's management: the Return on Equity , and we are going to analyze it in the case of Verizon Communications Inc. .


Related Topix: IT Services, Telecom


The Wall Street Journal: Sprint to unveil new pricing plans

Claure is preparing to roll out new price plans next week that could offer much cheaper prices, much bigger allotments of wireless data, or both.


Related Topix: T-Mobile, IT Services, Telecom

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Insider Monkey

Charter Communications, Inc. (CHTR), NOW Inc (DNOW), Verizon...

Warren Buffett being the most notorious investment is always in the middle of attention, especially on the last day of 13F filings round, when his fund, Berkshire Hathaway releases its equity portfolio for the previous quarter.


Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Telecom, Television, Charter Communications, IT Services, Warren Buffett, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway , Berkshire Hathaway, Insurance, Empire Group, Investment Services

Seeking Alpha

The Case For High Yield In A Dividend Portfolio

Dividends provided by stocks such as Verizon or AT&T provide certain returns, reducing the need to chase speculative capital return.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Telecom, Verizon, IT Services, Startups, Cable & Satellite, Versant, ATT, Restaurant Management, Mcdonalds


Syracuse, NY Perfect Example of Broken Broadband Market -

Syracuse, New York is the perfect example of a broken American broadband industry.


Related Topix: Syracuse, NY, Telecom, Verizon, IT Services

Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Nation's Largest Wireless Carrier

In this article, let's take a look at Verizon Communications Inc. , a $202.45 billion market cap company, which is a provider of communications, information and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses and governmental agencies with a presence in more than 150 countries around the world.


Related Topix: IT Services, Telecom, AT&T


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