AT&T and Verizon's mixed earnings picture is giving new life to telecom sector bears.
Telecom investors can breathe a sigh of relief following the release of Verizon Communications' solid third-quarter results.
The carrier buys a majority stake in the wireless Internet provider to take on rivals Verizon and AT&T.
Smartphones drive revenue and profit higher as landlines disappear.
Citigroup is upgraded to 'outperform,' and Apollo Group is downgraded to 'neutral.'
Leaks show it could be as much as $649. That's not going to happen -- for 1 very big reason.
Clearwire is downgraded to 'neutral,' and Halliburton is initiated with an 'outperform.'
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