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VR News: Oath Debuts Extended Reality Ads in Cannes

7h investorplace
The latest VR news sees Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) ramping up the level of sophistication of its ads with extended reality (XR) through its subsidiary Oath.
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From the streets of Manhattan to the hills of Hollywood, when it comes to using your device when, where, and how you want, Verizon delivers the best experience

12h globenewswire
NEW YORK, June 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- We’ve reached a milestone with the results in for 100 of the 125 metro areas tested as part of the 1H 2018 U.S. RootMetrics® Metro Rootscore Reports. As the nation’s most rigorous, independent scientific study, RootMetrics has declared Verizon undefeated in 76 of these 100 metro areas.
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Verizon's Oath Unveils Extended Reality Ad for Marketers

16h zacks
Oath Inc., a subsidiary of Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ - Free Report) , recently introduced new opportunities for brands to engage with consumers through extended reality (XR) ad experiences, at the ongoing 2018 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. XR is a combination of real and virtual world and human-machine interaction. It is a new platform of conversation between customers and brands, which helps create efficiency and profitability in the marketplace.
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3 REITs to Buy in Times of Uncertainty

17h investorplace
The real estate investment trust (REIT) industry usually suffers during uncertain times. If investors decide not to put capital into businesses, demand for office, retail, industrial, and often, apartment real estate tends to decline. Hence, finding REITs to buy can often become difficult during these periods. However, not all sectors see declines. Downturns often force unemployed workers to move in with family and friends.
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Verizon MERIT hazmat team on standby to ensure network readiness in emergency situations

19h globenewswire
LITTLE ROCK, Ark., June 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A specialized team of Verizon engineers called MERIT -- Major Emergency Response Incident Team – has just completed their annual training to ensure they are ready to deploy when necessary to protect Verizon’s network assets and facilities during natural disasters or hazardous materials incidents. With the hurricane season in full swing, volcano eruptions, summer forest fires, and frequent events nationwide including train derailments and industrial fires striking, Verizon’s MERIT team is prepared to keep people connected when they need it most.
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Verizon announces expiration, increase to cash cap and expiration date results of its private exchange offers for 13 series of notes and related tender offers

20h globenewswire
NEW YORK, June 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Verizon Communications Inc. (“Verizon”) (NYSE:VZ) (NASDAQ:VZ) today announced the expiration and expiration date results of its two previously announced related transactions to repurchase 13 series of its outstanding notes. Additionally, Verizon today announced that, in connection with the Cash Offers (as defined below), the Cash Cap (as defined below) will be increased such that all Old Notes (as defined below) validly tendered, and not validly withdrawn, at or prior to the Cash Offer Expiration Date (as defined below) (including any Old Notes (i) for which notices of guaranteed delivery have been validly delivered and (ii) that are validly tendered, together with delivery of all other required documents, at or prior to the Cash Offer Guaranteed Delivery Date (as defined below)) will be accepted.
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Will Rising Rates Derail This 11.95% Yielding REIT?

2018-06-16 seekingalpha
The Fed Chair is very sanguine on the outlook for the U.S. economy going forward, supporting his intent to proffer two more raises this year.
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Look for Prospective Suitors to Call On Lions Gate Entertainment Corp.

2018-06-15 investorplace
Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (USA) (NYSE:LGF.A,)(NYSE:LGF.B) is seeing a move upward on the approved merger of AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) and Time Warner Inc (NYSE:TWX). With takeover approval, Lions Gate stock has gained interest on the theory that it too will become a takeover target. Media providers have targeted content companies to boost earnings amid declining profitability in their core industries.
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Verizon announces pricing terms of its private exchange offers for 13 series of notes and related tender offers open to certain investors

2018-06-15 globenewswire
Verizon Communications Inc. (“Verizon”) (NYSE:VZ) (NASDAQ:VZ) today announced the pricing terms of its two previously announced related transactions to repurchase 13 series of its outstanding notes.
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Dow 30 Stock Roundup: Caterpillar Raises Dividend, Merck's Keytruda Gets FDA Nod

2018-06-15 zacks
The Dow traversed a tough week, suffering losses for three consecutive sessions. Initially, investors were wary of the outcomes of the Fed and ECB meetings. The outcome of the meeting between President Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un was also eagerly awaited.
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In Los Angeles, when it comes to using your phone when, where, and how you want to, who delivers the best experience?

2018-06-14 globenewswire
LOS ANGELES, June 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The nation’s most rigorous, independent scientific study has recognized Verizon as the #1 wireless network in Los Angeles for the 14th consecutive time. According to a new report from RootMetrics®, for the 6th time in a row, Verizon was unbeaten in every category including overall performance, reliability, data, speed, call and text network performance.
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The Odds of Sprint Corp's T-Mobile Merger Just Went Through the Roof | InvestorPlace

2018-06-14 investorplace
The biggest news in the stock market recently is perhaps that a federal judge approved the proposed $85 billion acquisition of media giant Time Warner Inc (NYSE:TWX) by telecom giant AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T). Considering the sheer size and scope of this merger, many market watchers believe that the ruling sets a precedent that strikes down overarching anti-trust concerns, and paves a clearer and easier path for future M&A.
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Verizon, Caterpillar Sink the Dow Wednesday

2018-06-13 247wallst
June 13, 2018: Markets opened slightly higher Wednesday as traders were cautious ahead of the FOMC announcement due out in the afternoon. The announcement, when it came included the expected quarter-point rate hike and signaled that two more are coming this year. The yield on 10-year Treasuries topped 3% briefly before backing off slightly. The worst performing sectors for the day were telecom and real estate.
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CMCSA Stock Price - Comcast Corp. Cl A Stock Quote (U.S.: Nasdaq) - MarketWatch

2018-06-13 marketwatch
Analysts are declaring 21st Century Fox a "clear winner" following Tuesday's court decision to allow AT&T to acquire Time Warner . The ruling paves the way for a potential bidding war between Walt Disney Co. and Comcast Corp. as the Marvel owner and cable giant look to buy up some of Fox's most highly prized entertainment assets, including the Twentieth Century Fox TV and film studios, cable networks like FX and National Geographic Channel, a 39% stake in Sky PLC and a controlling stake in Hulu.
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Fox shares pop ahead of expected Comcast bid

2018-06-13 channelnewsasia
Shares of AT&T Inc fell 2 percent on Wednesday after a federal judge approved the telecom company's US$85 billion buyout of Time Warner Inc , clearing the path for more deals in a rapidly changing media industry.
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