That amount matches each of the firm’s three preceding distributions, the most recent of which was handed out at the beginning of August. Prior to that, AT&T paid $0.44 per share. The firm is a consistent and predictable dividend payer. Since 2009, it has raised its distribution by $0.01 at the start of every year. The just-declared dividend annualizes to $1.80 per share.
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Apple, AT&T Mobility Win Approval of Data Plan Suit Settlement
I finally came to realize what it was like to be dateless for a dance — and just how hard it was. I don’t have anything to complain about compared to some people who have never been asked to a dance.
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Interesting AT&T Put And Call For July 2014
AT&T Mobility, a unit of Dallas-based AT&T Inc. (T) , will give some class members a $20-a-month discount for one year for a 5GB iPad 3G data plan, according to the filing. The agreement is fair, reasonable, and adequate, Whyte wrote in his order. Lawyers for the companies and plaintiffs must return to court for a Feb. 7 final approval hearing, he said.
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Why I Spent Homecoming at Starbucks (And Don’t Regret It)
If an investor was to sell-to-open that put contract, they are committing to purchase the stock at $30.00, but will also collect the premium, putting the cost basis of the shares at $28.76 (before broker commissions). To an investor already interested in purchasing shares of T, that could represent an attractive alternative to paying $33.97/share today. Because the $30.00 strike represents an approximate 12% discount to the current trading price of the stock (in other words it is out-of-the-money by that percentage), there is also the possibility that the put contract would expire worthless.
Full version: http://www.forbes.com/sites/stockoptionschannel/2013/09/23/interesting-att-put-and-call-for-july-2014/
AT&T Caps-Off Week One of It Can Wait Pledge Drive With Event Highlighting SF Giants’ Efforts to Combat Texting While Driving
wireless carriers, more than 200 other organizations and thousands of caring individuals. The movement has inspired more than 2.5 million pledges through ItCanWait.com, on Facebook, through text-to-pledge and tweet-to-pledge, and at events. About AT&T 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.
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