According to a report by Media Partners Asia, the Asia-Pacific region is set to see explosive growth in online video revenue over the next few years. Media Partners Asia estimates…
In the first half of this year, Twitter (TWTR) suspended hundreds of thousands of user accounts tied to prohibited activities such as posting content that promotes terrorism. The company said it…
Facebook (FB) founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg vowed to continue selling his stock to fund his philanthropic organization, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, despite Facebook withdrawing a plan to reclassify its…
In this series, we’ll review updates in the US Internet space and discuss some of the current issues faced by companies in the industry.
AT&T’s dividend yield was ~5.5% as of October 13, 2017, which was higher than Verizon’s at ~4.7%.
On October 13, 2017, AT&T’s (T) stock price closed at $35.70.
According to a report from FierceCable on October 11, 2017, AT&T’s (T) merger deal with Time Warner (TWX) could close this month.
A telecommunication (or telecom) company’s network performance plays a crucial role in customer retention.
5G (fifth-generation) technology has continuously been a major focal point for AT&T (T).
AT&T has made important capex investments in Mexico and projects these investments will start to pay off in 2017.
During the last few quarters, AT&T (T) has been experiencing subscriber losses in the traditional US pay-TV market.
Wall Street analysts are confident about the growth in DIRECTV Now going forward, as the telecom company continues to concentrate on bundling the company’s wireless video services to bring in more customers.
AT&T’s management projects it will spend nearly $22.0 billion on capex in 2017 as compared to $22.9 billion in 2016.
Germany (EWG) and Japan (EWJ) had previously adopted restrictive immigration policies, which encouraged companies to invest in robotic automation.
At the Design Automation Conference in September 2017, Chinese semiconductor executives explained that the US has a misconception about China’s $161 billion IC fund.
China manufactures only 13% of the world’s ICs. The nation imports more than $200 billion in chips annually, which created an estimated annual trade deficit of $150 billion in 2014.
In January 2017, the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology published a report that called for the government to protect US companies’ leadership positions.
The US semiconductor industry depends on other countries for almost all supply chain activities, ranging from production to sales.
In the last two years, many semiconductor companies increased their leverage levels to fund acquisitions, as their interest rates were low.
The reform plan has proposed a one-time lower repatriation tax on all foreign earnings held by US companies overseas.