7 hrs ago
Cramer's Mad Money - The Pause That Depresses
A Pause That Depresses: Windstream , CenturyLink , Frontier Communications , Gilead , Merck , Amgen , Twitter , Ford , Schlumberger , Aetna , Cummins , Deere , Monsanto .
11 hrs ago
Ottawa Business Journal
Wi-LAN's adjusted earnings exceed $16 million for third straight quarter
Ottawa's Wi-LAN Inc. released its 2014 second-quarter results Wednesday, reporting revenues and earnings that both exceeded guidance.
15 hrs ago
REIT definition too broad?
In a new discovery, little-known U.S. telecom company Windstream found a new strategy to shield billions of dollars from tax collectors.
19 hrs ago
Major Averages Pull Back Near The Unchanged Line
A negative reaction to news of new European sanctions against contributed to the pullback by the markets.
Investor's Business Daily
Windstream REIT Plan Could Be Game Changer
Telecom stocks jumped Tuesday after Windstream announced plans to spin off network assets, including fiber and copper networks, into an independent, publicly traded real estate investment trust.
Calling Telecom ETFs; Windstream REIT Plan Sends Shares Soaring
Shares of the iShares U.S. Telecommunications ETF are up 3.2% today on Tuesday after 1.1 million shares changed hands, which is four times the ETF's average daily volume.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Options Radar: Michael Kors, Buffalo Wild Wings, and Windstream
In today's session, the stock is extending this slide, off 0.5% to churn near $83.82.
Evening Wrap: Amex Up, Tyson Down
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 70.48 points or 0.42% today to 16,912.11. The NASDAQ Composite Index declined 2.21 points or 0.05% to 4,442.70.
Herbalife Falls On Downbeat Results; Windstream Shares Spike Higher
Midway through trading Tuesday, the Dow traded up 0.13 percent to 17,005.26 while the NASDAQ surged 0.32 percent to 4,459.01.
Jim Cramer's Take on Windstream's (WIN) Surprise Spinoff
The company applied to the IRS to spin off its copper and fiber assets into a real estate investment trust, and the IRS ruled this was acceptable.
The Washington Post
Windstream to Spin Off Networks Into Publicly Traded REIT
Windstream Holdings Inc. plans to spin parts of its telecommunications network into a publicly traded real estate investment trust that won't have to pay federal income tax, an unusual financial transaction that analysts said other phone companies may mimic.
Telecom Sector Shoots Higher On Unprecedented Windstream Announcement
Windstream is spinning off its assets into a publicly traded REIT to take advantage of massive tax savings.
Why Windstream Holdings (WIN) Stock Is Surging In Pre-Market Trading Today
Windstream, a company that provides advanced network communications, announced today that it will be spinning off its telecommunications network assets into an independent real estate investment trust.
Windstream to spin off some network assets into real estate trust
Little Rock-based Windstream said Tuesday that it will separate some of its network assets, including its fiber and copper networks and other real estate, into a publicly traded real estate investment trust, a spinoff that the company said will lower its debt by $3.2 billion.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Eat my shorts! 4 stocks ripping their critics
Aggressive "short seller" investors, who bet stocks will fall, are getting crushed by four stocks blowing away the market - and all the nay saying.
Allworx Appoints Target Distributing as a Nationwide Distributor
Allworx , a Windstream company and award-winning developer of Internet Protocol phone and network systems, announced today that it has signed an agreement with Target Distributing of Germantown, Md., making Target an Authorized Distributor of the complete line of Allworx products.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
CenturyLink: This Telecom Equipment Company Is a Solid Investment
Telecom operator Centurylink has been doing great in 2014 and it seems that the organization isn't going to stop whenever soon.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
8 'Hercules stocks' vanquish doubts
Big muscles aren't what the legend of Hercules so fascinating. It's the Greek god's ability to tackle seemingly impossible labors - and win - that makes him a classic.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Rural telco dividend yields: Frontier, Windstream, CenturyLink
Following healthy YTD gains , Frontier , Windstream , and CenturyLink have seen their dividend yields narrow a bit, though they still remain substantial.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Windstream Portal Integrates Cloud, Network
Beginning this month, Windstream's cloud customers can see all their cloud and network resources through a single customer portal.