New User:

-or-
Username:
Password:
Forgot your password?

Stock Market & Financial Investment News

News Breaks
February 9, 2014
18:55 EDTT, SKXAT&T, Skechers look undervalued, Barron's says
AT&T's (T) high dividend yield and Skechers' (SKX) stock's possible return to popularity make the companies look undervalued, Barron's argues in its The Trader Column. Reference Link
News For T;SKX From The Last 14 Days
Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.
September 2, 2015
12:33 EDTTOptions Update; September 2, 2015
Subscribe for More Information
10:22 EDTTCiti says buy AT&T as DirecTV deal protects dividend
Subscribe for More Information
10:00 EDTTOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
Subscribe for More Information
06:25 EDTTAT&T upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citi
Subscribe for More Information
September 1, 2015
16:53 EDTTAT&T recommends holders reject min-tender offer from TRC Capital
AT&T has learned that TRC Capital Corporation has made an unsolicited "mini-tender" offer, dated August 27. TRC has offered to purchase up to 3 million shares of AT&T stock at $31.30 per share, or 4.3% below AT&T's closing share price on August 26. AT&T is in no way associated with TRC Capital Corporation and recommends that shareholders reject this unsolicited offer. Mini-tender offers seek less than 5% of a company's outstanding shares. This lets the offering company avoid many disclosure and procedural requirements the SEC requires for tender offers.
August 28, 2015
09:33 EDTT Active equity options trading on open
Active equity options trading on open: AAPL FB NOV NFLX AMZN DIS TSLA T BABA BAC
05:59 EDTTSprint offers DirecTV customers free year of cell service
Subscribe for More Information
August 27, 2015
20:05 EDTTSprint offers DirecTV customers free year of cell service, WSJ says
Subscribe for More Information
11:43 EDTTAT&T management to meet with
Meetings to be held in Boston/New York September 2-3 hosted by Jefferies.
11:25 EDTTSamsung Pay beta available on all U.S. carriers except Verizon, Verge reports
Samsung (SSNLF) Pay's beta is available on all major U.S. carriers, including AT&T (T), Sprint (S), T-Mobile (TMUS), and U.S. Cellular (USM), except for Verizon (VZ), the Verge reports. Verizon is "evaluating" Samsung Pay currently, and may very well miss the September 28th launch of the product, the report says. Reference Link
August 26, 2015
13:45 EDTTAT&T ends airport Wi-Fi ads experiment, Re/code reports
AT&T has ended serving ads to consumers using its free Wi-Fi at two Washington, D.C.-area airports, Re/code reports. The company told Re/code that it was conducting an experiment of "an ongoing effort to explore alternate ways to deliver a free Wi-Fi service that is safe, secure and fast." Reference Link
12:30 EDTTAT&T may need to choose between dividend and credit rating, CTFN reports
AT&T, despite acquiring DirecTV, may have to choose between maintaining its credit rating and its dividend in a few years as web video displaces satellite, CTFN reports, citing two credit analysts and a senior executive. AT&T has reduced the pressure from high dividend payments after the DirecTV purchase, but "it could be back in the same situation within three years if DirecTV's cash flow isn't sustainable," according to Mark Stodden, VP and senior credit officer at Moody's. AT&T spokesperson said that any suggestion that it needs to reduce its dividend "ignores the facts," the report says. Reference Link
August 25, 2015
06:25 EDTTAT&T to rebrand services in Mexico, WSJ reports
Subscribe for More Information
August 24, 2015
16:00 EDTTOptions Update; August 24, 2015
Subscribe for More Information
August 23, 2015
19:13 EDTTBT executive says Verizon, AT&T abusing landline duopoly, FT reports
In a Financial Times interview published Sunday, BT Group's (BT) Americas president Bas Burger said Verizon (VZ) and AT&T (T) are abusing their control over telephone and broadband lines to charge inappropriate access fees to companies like BT. "For a western world country it is the worst I've seen... There is not sufficient regulation to create competition: almost all access is being provided by two companies and they have divided the country among themselves," remarked Burger, adding that the two companies are also not required to fix network problems within any specific timeframe. Reference Link
August 21, 2015
08:00 EDTSKXSkechers announces three-for-one stock split subject to investor approval
SKECHERS USA announced that its Board of Directors has approved a three-for-one split of the Company's Class A and Class B common stock that will be distributed in the form of a stock dividend. The stock split is subject to stockholder approval of an amendment to the Company's Certificate of Incorporation to increase the authorized number of Class A and Class B shares. The stockholder vote is expected to take place at a special meeting of stockholders currently scheduled for September 24, 2015. If the Company's stockholders approve the authorization of additional shares, the stock dividend will be distributed to the stockholders of record as of the close of business on October 2, 2015, with a payment date of October 15, 2015. "Our decision to adopt this stock split is another indication of our confidence in our business model worldwide, which we believe will continue to generate profitable growth and strong cash flows," stated Robert Greenberg, Skechers CEO. "We are looking forward to continuing to deliver our broad-based collection of men's, women's and kids' footwear to the global market. Personally, I have never been more confident and excited about the future of Skechers."
August 20, 2015
08:02 EDTTFCC to hold a conference and workshop
2015 Supplier Diversity Conference & Workshop is being held at FCC Washington, D.C. offices on August 20 at 9:30 am. Webcast Link
06:45 EDTSKXSkechers volatility increases as shares near record high
Skechers August call option implied volatility is at 40, September is at 36; compared to its 52-week range of 27 to 58, suggesting non-directional price movement.
August 19, 2015
10:20 EDTTBig telecom firms put M&A on hold, CTFN reports
Subscribe for More Information
08:22 EDTTSprint traffic levels increasing, says Pacific Crest
Subscribe for More Information

Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.
I agree to the theflyonthewall.com disclaimer & terms of use