Halted and slashed payouts make these income issues ones to avoid next year.
Despite larger dividends and more stock buybacks, the top 19 saw cash gains of nearly 22% in the last year.
The billionaire gained $12.7 billion this year -- more wealth than anyone else in the country.
After years of speculation, industry experts say Internet-based TV could become reality by the end of next year.
Eight leading technology companies -- bitter rivals in some cases -- are pushing the White House and members of Congress to rein in government surveillance.
Smartphone users check their devices over a hundred times a day, making those home screens the most valuable digital real estate in the world for advertisers.
The technology could be used in existing devices or the often rumored Apple television.
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