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The Bear Case for Apple Inc. Stock: An In-Depth Look

There’s a seeming contradiction when it comes to Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Apple stock now sits just off an all-time high. Last Thursday, its market capitalization hit $934 billion — the highest ever for a U.S. company. The iPhone is the most profitable product ever created — and it’s driven huge returns in AAPL stock, which has nearly tripled over the past five years and....More>>>

Who Are T-Mobile's Competition?

T-Mobile (NASDAQ:TMUS) is the third-largest wireless carrier in the United States. It doesn’t offer anything besides wireless service for cell phones and connected devices like tablets and smartwatches. (It recently purchased Layer3 TV, so it has a small hand in the television distribution business through Layer3.)

Thus, when investors think of T-Mobile’s competition, the first....More>>>

What an Older Investor Needs to Know About Dividend Stocks

As we come to realize that no one gets out of this life alive, investment goals change. If you’re not to run out of money in retirement, you need to get enough income from it so that you meet your expenses without grabbing the principal. Dividend stocks for older investors are different than those for young people.

This means you can’t wait on Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD) to....More>>>

Sprint Corp Stock Spikes on T-Mobile Merger Rumors

A recent rumor claims that Sprint Corp (NYSE:S) and T-Mobile Us Inc (NASDAQ:TMUS) may announce a merger deal in the near future.

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According to this rumor, Deutsche Telekom and SoftBank are hammering out details of a possible deal to merge the two wireless companies. Deutsche Telekom is the majority owner of T-Mobile Us Inc and SoftBank....More>>>

Boeing, Caterpillar, Microsoft and More Dow Earnings Coming This Week

Although markets were somewhat shaky for the first big week of the new earnings reporting season, they ultimately closed up for the second week in a row. This is only a small step, but it has proven that solid fundamentals can stabilize this market.

Ten of the indexs 30 components are expected to share their results this week. The Dow Jones industrial index has been subject to incredible....More>>>

Dividend Monster AT&T Inc. Is Nearing Major Resistance

AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) has been on fire, rallying over 15% since November 1. However, T stock price is still down more than 9% so far for 2017. So is it time to get in on this recent momentum or take a pass on the telecom giant?

Let’s look at the chart first.

Trading T Stock Price

AT&T certainly has positives, but its chart is anything but pretty. T stock price made....More>>>

Verizon (VZ) Leads 5 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts

Rising tensions with North Korea and the recent threat to Florida from Hurricane Irma contributed to the slight decline in the S&P 500 Index last week. While news was otherwise slow, a handful of leading dividend stocks rewarded shareholders with news of higher dividends.

Five notable dividend stocks increased their payouts over the last two weeks, including....More>>>

Chevron, General Electric Lift DJIA Wednesday

September 13, 2017: Markets opened mixed Wednesday and none of the major indexes has strayed far from the break-even line with less than an hour to go until the closing bell. The producer price index rose by 0.2%, a little less than expected. Among the sectors, energy has posted the largest gain following the report on U.S. inventories while real estate and healthcare lagged. WTI crude....More>>>