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April 22, 2014
08:01 EDTJEC, VZJacobs Engineering to acquire Verizon's FNS subsidiary
Jacobs Engineering Group (JEC) has entered into an agreement to acquire Federal Network Systems, a subsidiary of Verizon Communications (VZ) headquartered in Ashburn, Va. Company officials did not disclose the terms of the agreement, but noted that the closing of the transaction is subject to various conditions and is expected to occur in the summer of 2014. FNS provides systems integration and communication, information technology and data security solutions for the global market; with particular focus on supporting the Intelligence Community, the Department of Defense, and federal civilian customers.
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August 21, 2014
09:37 EDTVZActive equity options trading on open
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09:36 EDTVZGogo strength attributed to takeover speculation in blog post
The early move higher in shares of Gogo (GOGO) is being attributed to a blog post from Runway Girl Network. The post stated, "Wall Street is now buzzing that Verizon might be studying a potential joint venture, acquisition or partnership with Row 44 competitor, Gogo." Shares of Gogo are up 3% to $17.36 in pre-market trading. Reference Link
05:58 EDTVZVerizon says not in talks to set up another app store, Re/code reports
In response to a report from The Information that said Verizon was looking to set up another app store, company spokeswoman Debra Lewis told Re/code that the company "has no plans to do that. Been there. Done that." Verizon closed its homegrown Verizon Apps store last year. Reference Link
August 20, 2014
13:46 EDTVZVerizon looking to build app store, The Information says
Verizon (VZ) is looking to partner with other companies to build an app store, according to The Information. Verizon's app store would compete with Google (GOOG) and Apple (AAPL), which already sell smartphone software, The Information noted. Reference Link
05:10 EDTJECJacobs Engineering announces $500M share repurchase program
Jacobs Engineering Group announced that its board approved a program to repurchase up to $500M of the company's common stock over the next three years.
August 19, 2014
11:25 EDTVZHTC unveils the HTC One for Windows
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09:38 EDTVZActive equity options trading on open
Active equity options trading on open according to Track Data: AAPL GILD TSLA CELG VLO VZ FB HD
07:46 EDTJECJacobs designs and builds iron sulfate plant for Huntsman pigments in Italy
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07:46 EDTJECJacobs receives contract from Hong Kong SAR government
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07:12 EDTVZFCC looks into telecom special access line rates, Reuters says
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August 18, 2014
18:33 EDTVZSprint introduces Sprint Family Share Pack data plan, doubles high-speed data
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08:47 EDTVZRaymond James to hold a summit
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August 15, 2014
10:28 EDTVZVerizon management to meet with Evercore
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August 14, 2014
16:54 EDTVZBerkshire Hathaway gives quarterly update on stakes
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12:46 EDTVZHayman Capital gives quarterly update on stakes
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12:01 EDTVZThird Point gives quarterly update on stakes
NEW STAKES: Rackspace (RAX), Finisar (FNSR), Amgen (AMGN), Ally Financial (ALLY), and AstraZeneca (AZN). INCREASED STAKES: Dollar General (DG) and Dow Chemical (DOW). DECREASED STAKES: FedEx (FDX), Hertz (HTZ), T-Mobile (TMUS) and Intrexon (XON). LIQUIDATED STAKES: Google Class A (GOOGL), Verizon (VZ) and Mondelez (MDLZ).
09:07 EDTVZMorgan Stanley to hold a conference
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August 12, 2014
08:55 EDTVZVerizon CFO says cash priorites include investing in network, dividend
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07:46 EDTJECJacobs receives contract from Exxon Mobil
Jacobs Engineering (JEC) announced that it was awarded a contract from ExxonMobil (XOM)Chemical to provide engineering, procurement and construction services as part of a multi-billion dollar ethane cracker project in ExxonMobil’s Baytown, Texas complex and associated premium product facilities in Mont Belvieu, Texas. Company officials did not disclose the contract value. Under the terms of the contract, Jacobs is providing site enabling works and interconnections services for the two sites. Jacobs’ scope of work includes site preparation of 350 acres for the ethane cracker in Baytown and 100 acres for the product facilities in Mont Belvieu.
August 8, 2014
11:32 EDTVZSprint is preparing to engage in fierce pricing war, WSJ reports
Sprint (S) is preparing to engage in a fierce price competition on the heels of an almost complete network revamp, according to the Wall Street Journal, citing Masayoshi Son, the CEO of parent company Softbank (SFTBY). Sprint is currently testing new pricing plans, and will utilize its "street fighter" strategies to take on larger rivals Verizon (VZ) and AT&T (T). "Price competition will intensify. Sprint will soon be ready to join the fray," Son said. Reference Link
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