Articles By Samuel Weigley

From Companies Jan 28, 2012

Chevron Shares Fall After Earnings Miss Wall Street Estimates

Shares of energy giant Chevron Corp. tumbled Friday after losses from refining operations cut fourth-quarter profit to less than analysts expected.

From Politics & Policy Jan 27, 2012

AT&T CEO: Spectrum, FCC Challenges for Telecommunications Company in the Future

Wireless spectrum for smartphones, and how the Federal Communications Commission is dealing with the lack of it, are the major obstacles facing AT&T in the future, CEO Randall Stephenson said.

From Companies Jan 27, 2012

Shares of Gold, Silver Mining Companies up with Metals' Prices

The price of gold was up 1.57 percent in afternoon trading to $1,726.8 while the price of silver is up 1.77 percent to $33.71.

From Companies Jan 26, 2012

Netflix Earnings Beat Analyst Estimates, Down from 2010

Netflix on Wednesday announced fourth quarter earnings of $40.7 million, or 73 cents a share, beating out Wall Street expectations of 55 cents a share.

From Companies Jan 26, 2012

USA Today Publisher Buys Fantasy Sports Ventures

The deal could help USA Today become one of the most-visited sports properties online.

From Politics & Policy Jan 26, 2012

AT&T Bashes Sprint over Plans to Use Wireless Roaming

Beginning in March, devices of Sprint customers will roam on other wireless networks in many parts of Kansas and all but the metropolitan areas of Oklahoma. AT&T is calling a foul on the plan.

From Companies Jan 25, 2012

AT&T 4Q Earnings: Smartphone Costs, T-Mobile Breakup Fee to Hurt Profit

AT&T is expected Thursday by analysts to report net income of 44 cents a share, down 20 percent from 55 cents a share.

From Companies Jan 25, 2012

Netflix 4Q Earnings: Expect Smaller Profit as Company Struggles to Rebound from Earlier Woes

The company struggles to make a profit from subscribers moving online for content, and is still recovering from its ill-fated plan to split its online streaming and DVD-by-mail service.

From Companies Jan 24, 2012

Verizon Wireless Could Raise Government Eyebrows Over Bandwidth Deal with SpectrumCo

While the FCC and Department of Justice haven't indicated opposition or concern, some people point to the wireless carrier's ability to roll out its 4G wireless network as reason that it doesn't need more spectrum.

From Companies Jan 24, 2012

Kindle, Nook Help Double Number of Adults with Tablets, E-Readers: Survey

The number of people in the United States who own tablets, e-readers, or both nearly doubled following the holiday season, according to a report released Monday.