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Reading Auto Manufacturing’s Outperformance on November 23
The auto manufacturing industry provided a highest weighted return, at 0.085%, as well as the highest individual return, at 4.2%, on November 23.
How Vodafone Performed in Italy in 3Q16
Vodafone service revenue in Itay fell ~8.8% YoY (year-over-year) to reach ~0.93 billion pounds.
How Did Vodafone Perform in Germany in Fiscal 3Q16?
In fiscal 3Q16, Vodafone’s mobile customers in Germany decreased ~3.6% YoY to reach ~30.4 million.
What Drove TEF’s Mobile Revenue in Argentina in 4Q15?
During 4Q15, the data revenue stream of Telefónica’s mobile component rose by ~30.2% organically YoY to reach ~0.25 billion euros in Argentina.
How Much Did TEF’s Mobile Segment Grow in Germany in 4Q15?
Year-over-year, Telefónica’s mobile revenue rose by ~2.8% to reach ~1.8 billion euros in Germany.
A New Month Brings a New CEO for Sprint
Starting this month, Sprint (S) has a new CEO, Michel Combes. Sprint hired Combes in January as its CFO.
How T-Mobile’s Subscriber Growth Is Trending
T-Mobile’s (TMUS) subscriber base continued to expand in 4Q17. The company closed 2017 with 72.6 million subscribers in total.
In-Depth Analysis of the FEZ ETF and Its Constituents
In the software space, SAP (SAP) gave a positive return. In the banking space, all banks gave negative return except for Unicredito (UNCFF).
Why SoftBank Might Want to Sell Its T-Mobile Stake
SoftBank (OTCMKTS:SFTBY) has opened discussions with Deutsche Telekom (OTCMKTS:DTEGY) about selling some of its shares in T-Mobile (NYSE:TMUS).
Telecom Trends to Watch: 5G, AI, Cloud, and IoT
The global telecom industry is undergoing a rapid transformation, especially with the advent of 5G technology. We look at the telecom space’s key trends.
T-Mobile-Sprint Merger: Renegotiate Terms?
T-Mobile and Sprint’s deadline to extend their $26.5 billion proposed merger agreement passed on November 1. After 18 months, there’s still no end in sight.
Vodafone-Liberty Global to Face Thorough Review
On May 9, Vodafone (VOD) announced that it had reached an agreement to purchase Liberty Global (LBTYA) assets in certain European markets.
Behind the Nokia–Deutsche Telekom 5G Research Project
Nokia (NOK) is collaborating with Deutsche Telekom and Hamburg Port Authority on a two-year 5G (fifth-generation) research project.
Is It Worth Remaining Invested in the Columbia European Equity Fund?
There has barely been anything positive about AXEAX so far in 2016. The fund has a high portfolio turnover rate and has seen its top-invested sectors contribute negatively.
Looking at the Portfolio of the Franklin Mutual European Fund
The financials sector is still the biggest sectoral holding of TEMIX, with industrials coming in a close second.
What’s the Sector Composition of the Fidelity Advisor Overseas Fund?
The Fidelity Advisor Overseas Fund invests at least 80% of its net assets in common stocks of non-US issuers.
Sector Composition of the Franklin Mutual European Fund
The Franklin Mutual European Fund’s assets were spread across 84 holdings as of June 2016, and it was managing assets worth $2.6 billion as of June’s end.
The Fidelity Advisor Overseas Fund’s Portfolio Moves in YTD 2016
The Fidelity Advisor Overseas Fund’s (FAOAX) top sectoral bet is the consumer discretionary sector, which forms one-fourth of the fund’s total assets.
Sector Composition Changes in VEURX until 1Q16
The Vanguard European Stock Index Fund – Investor Shares’ (VEURX) assets were spread across a staggering 1,249 stocks as of March 2016. It was managing assets worth $19.0 billion.
TEMIX Has a Miss in One Year until March 15
TEMIX had a terrible 2015. Things haven’t gotten better in the one-year period ended March 15, 2016. Its alpha for the period was the worst among its peers.
TEF’s Robust Revenue Growth Trend in Argentina Continued in 4Q15
Organically, TEF’s revenue rose robustly by ~18% year-over-year to ~1 billion euros in Argentina during 4Q15.
What Dampened Telefónica’s Revenue Growth in Germany?
Telefónica’s fixed broadband accesses in Germany continued to fall in 4Q15. These connections fell by ~2.1% YoY to ~2.1 million at the end of the quarter.
What’s the 2016 Outlook for Telefónica?
Telefónica reported its 2015 results on February 26, 2016. The telecom player’s revenue figure was ~47.2 billion euros for the year.
The Franklin Mutual European Fund: Time to Reevaluate
The Franklin Mutual European Fund (TEMIX) is among the top three funds according to asset size in this review.
Vodacom’s Service Revenue Rose on Solid Organic Growth in 3Q16
As per Vodafone, Vodacom’s service revenue in South Africa increased by ~7.2% organically YoY in fiscal 3Q16 compared to ~3% YoY in fiscal 2Q16.
How the Franklin Mutual European Fund Allocated Its Portfolio in 2015
The Franklin Mutual European Fund’s assets were spread across 78 holdings (stocks, bonds, and currencies) as of December 2015.
Select Multiples of Telefonica and Its Peers
In this part, we’ll look at some of the metrics for Telefonica and its peers as of December 3, 2015. We’ll see how their stocks have performed in the last 52 weeks.
Looking at TEMIX’s Portfolio up to November 2015
TEMIX’s assets were spread across 78 holdings as of September 2015. It was managing assets worth $3.3 billion as of November’s end.
Telefonica’s Revenue in Germany Affected by Fixed Services
Telefonica’s fixed services were responsible for the YoY organic decline in revenue in Germany in 3Q15. On the organic level, the YoY decline was 1.1%.
Europe Dampened Vodafone’s Revenue Growth in Fiscal 1H16
Vodafone’s European component continued to dampen overall revenue growth during fiscal 1H16. The European component’s revenue fell ~4.8% year-over-year.
How the Franklin Mutual European Fund Fared until October
The Franklin Mutual European Fund can invest up to 20% of its assets in instruments issued by companies located in the United States and several other regions.
Sectors Driving the FEZ ETF’s Performance on October 21
On October 21, the top three performing industries in the SPDR Euro Stoxx 50 ETF were software, miscellaneous manufacturer, and the food industry.