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VOD, BT.A, AAF: Should you add these telecom stocks to your watchlist?

 VOD, BT.A, AAF: Should you add these telecom stocks to your watchlist?

Highlights Vodafone and Sky have announced the launch of social tariffs or low-cost broadband packages to those claiming Universal Credit or Pension Credit. Operators like British Telecom, O2, Virgin Media, etc., are already offering such plans...

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Ferguson (FERG), Diploma (DPLM) & SIG (SHI): 3 FTSE stocks to buy

Ferguson (FERG), Diploma (DPLM) & SIG (SHI): 3 FTSE stocks to buy

The UK-based businesses grew at their slowest pace since April 2021 in the three months to January 2022 as per the latest survey conducted by the Confederation of British Industry (CBI). The growth amongst private firms eased to 12% from 21% in the q...

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5 telecom stocks you can add to your watchlist now

5 telecom stocks you can add to your watchlist now

Highlights  Vodafone group will potentially acquire its rival firm Three UK. The group is also holding talks for the merger of its Italian business with Iliad. Following the news of mergers, Vodafone shares jumped 4.5% on 24 January.&nbsp...

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Vodafone (LON: VOD) & BT Group (LON: BT.A): 2 telecom stocks to buy

Vodafone (LON: VOD) & BT Group (LON: BT.A): 2 telecom stocks to buy

The mobile operators in the UK will start taking roaming charges from customers for using their network in European countries from this year. The mobile operators are allowed to reintroduce roaming charges following the Brexit trade deal in Decembe...

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Are these 2 blue-chip telecom stocks good to hold in 2022?

Are these 2 blue-chip telecom stocks good to hold in 2022?

Highlights  The CMA recently stated that the UK telecom deal between Cellnex and CK could lead to ‘significant competition concerns’. The investment banking group, Jeffries, recently stated that telecom companies in the EU coul...

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BT Group (LON: BT. A): Should you buy shares of telecom major now?

BT Group (LON: BT. A): Should you buy shares of telecom major now?

FTSE 100 listed telecom service provider BT Group Plc’s (LON: BT. A) stock ended higher by over 6% in the last trading session. At one point of time, the shares of the company were up by around 10%, becoming the top gainer of the blue-chip in...

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2 telecom stocks income investors can buy today

2 telecom stocks income investors can buy today

Highlights Vodafone Group’s board declared an interim dividend of 4.5-euro cents per share to shareholders. BT achieved its gross annualised cost savings target of £1 billion, 18 months ahead of the March 2023 timeline. Telecom...

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BT Group (BT.A) reaches cost savings target before schedule: Buy alert?

BT Group (BT.A) reaches cost savings target before schedule: Buy alert?

Highlights BT Group’s shares rose over 4 per cent after it reached its £1 billion cost savings target by 18 months in advance. The company seems to have accelerated its cost-savings programme amid talks of a potential takeover offer...

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BT shares trip 8% on reports of Sky-Virgin Media O2 deal

BT shares trip 8% on reports of Sky-Virgin Media O2 deal

  • October 04, 2021 03:51 PM BST | Abhijeet

Highlights Shares of BT Plc collapsed approximately 8% to a six-month low After partially recovering in late deals, the stock was trading 4% lower  Shares of BT Plc (LON: BT), the UK’s largest telecommunications company, collaps...

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5 FTSE telecom stocks to buy as UK implements new broadband rules

5 FTSE telecom stocks to buy as UK implements new broadband rules

Highlights  UK media regulator Ofcom introduced new broadband rules to make it simpler for customers to switch suppliers. The new process, One Touch Switch, will be hassle-free and will potentially reduce the issues faced by customers. By...

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UK’s Fibre-Optic fund and top 5 FTSE telecom companies

UK’s Fibre-Optic fund and top 5 FTSE telecom companies

Summary  The government has announced a new £4 million fund, specifically for the companies whose projects are trialling running fibre-optic broadband cables through water pipes. New innovative companies can help serve the dual purpo...

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