A combination of Softbank and Sprint will have revenue equal to AT&T and behind only China Mobile and Verizon worldwide.
The telecom giant has been stuck in a weak third place behind AT&T and Verizon Wireless. Will this new deal gain it some ground?
Even if Sprint gets ditched on a consolidation dance, it may end 2012 as the telecom sector prom queen.
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Revenue per employee is one way to measure a company's efficiency. Based on that, the energy giant tops the mega-caps.
Look for buybacks, dividend increases and stock price gains from this high-quality telecom.
With its share price plummeting and profits dwindling, the electronics chain parts ways with its CEO.
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The company has made at least 4 acquisitions in the space, and few people have paid any attention.
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