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4 hours ago
Why Has AT&T's Pay TV Business Been Underperforming Its Rivals?
AT&T (NYSE:T) became the largest U.S. pay-TV operator in 2015, following its acquisition of DirecTV. However, the company’s pay TV operations have been struggling since then, losing over 2 million subscribers over the last two years. In this analysis, we take a look at AT&T’s pay-TV operation...
5 hours ago
What To Expect From BlackBerry's Q1 FY'20 Results?
BlackBerry (NYSE:BB) is expected to publish its Q1 FY’20 results on June 26, reporting on a quarter that is likely to see the company’s enterprise software and technology solutions businesses expand further. In this note, we take a look at the key trends driving Trefis’ estimates for the company...
6 hours ago
Solving The Plastic Problem
Plastic is a modern wonder – lightweight, flexible, and tough – perfect for holding everything from carbonated drinks to frozen dinners to houseplants. But if humanity does not solve the problem of plastic waste, we will literally be swimming in it.
7 hours ago
Can Istanbul's New Mayor Stem Turkey's Capital Flight?
Ekrem Imamoglu, the candidate for the Republican People’s Party (CHP) and who won Sunday's Istanbul's mayoral election, will be presiding over a poorer city. Last year 10% of all Turkey's millionaires upped sticks and left the country. Imamoglu will be hard-pressed to win them back.
8 hours ago
WPX Energy To Explore Options For Its Permian Water Business
On June 18, 2019, WPX Energy, Inc. at JP Morgan Energy conference stated that the company is exploring options for its midstream Permian Water business. The Company indicated all options including an outright sale, JV or a carve-out are on the table. Any timeline for transaction has not given yet.