AT&T (NYSE: T ) is in the middle of a systemwide transformation of its network, which it's calling Domain 2.0. The main point of this is to take advantage of new technologies in order to make it easier to manage and extend the network.
Inside Indiana Business (press release) - 12 hours ago
AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) is a premier communications holding company and one of the most honored companies in the world. Its subsidiaries and affiliates - AT&T operating companies - are the providers of AT&T services in the United States and internationally.
Before U.S. markets open Tuesday morning, telecom giant Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) is scheduled to report second-quarter earnings per share (EPS) that are nearly 24% higher than EPS in the same period a year ago.
Few dividend stocks have the cult-like following that AT&T (NYSE: T ) does. And this is understandable, given the company's 5.2% yield and its impressive feat of raising dividend payments annually for the past 30 years.
Its proposed takeover of DirecTV (NASDAQ: DTV ) will go down in history books as its second-largest (AT&T paid $67 billion for the BellSouth takeover), and one of the industry's largest in recent times.