Despite all the uncertainties about the deal, AT&T is going ahead with preparations for a new corporate structure made up of Time Warner’s assets.
AT&T (T) and China Telecom (CHA) recently announced the signing of a framework agreement aimed at strengthening their cooperation.
Calls to deny the merger have largely centered on worries that it could reduce competition and harm consumers.
Without a doubt, for rivals Verizon, T-Mobile, and Comcast, a merger of AT&T and Time Warner has all the trappings of a nightmare.
The proposed merger between AT&T (T) with Time Warner (TWX) has been under regulatory review for about eight months.
A number of claims have been made against allowing AT&T and Time Warner to combine in their proposed $85.4 billion cash-and-stock merger deal.
AT&T (T) has come up with a drone capable of providing wireless coverage in underserved regions or places hit by network downtime.
Senior executives at AT&T (T), Verizon (VZ), and CenturyLink (CTL) joined other business leaders in a White House meeting with President Trump in June.
AT&T (T) announced recently that it was partnering with SONIFI Solutions to expand entertainment options for travelers in hotels.
Of the 20 analysts covering Hewlett-Packard, 14 have given it a “buy” recommendation, and six have recommended a “hold.”
Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) is planning to open 1,000 retail stores in India by the end of 2018, which is far more than its current 490 stores.
Hewlett-Packard’s Printing segment revenue rose 2.0% YoY to $4.7 billion in fiscal 2Q17.
Analysts expect revenue growth for HPQ despite a declining PC (personal computer) market.
According to market research firm IDC, Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) ended 2Q17 with a market share of 22.8% in the PC (personal computer) segment.
Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) will be announcing its fiscal 3Q17 results on August 23, 2017. Analysts expect the company to post revenue of $12.3 billion.
Waymo is also making moves to monetize its technology. Waymo has inked several strategic partnerships in recent months, including with Uber rival Lyft.
Waymo, Alphabet’s (GOOGL) unit in charge of developing autonomous driving systems, has been granted a patent that could help reduce road crash deaths.
TechCrunch reported that Google has started testing its Chrome-based ad blocker for Android devices.
Alphabet’s (GOOG) balance sheet reflects total debt of $3.9 billion, and it reported total capital of ~$152.2 billion.
As a result of the EU fine, Alphabet’s 2Q17 diluted earnings per share fell to $5.01 compared to $8.42 in 2Q16.