Communication Stocks

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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Nokia strikes deal with BT to phase out Huawei from UK networks

Nokia strikes deal with BT to phase out Huawei from UK networks

Summary Nokia to replace Huawei as BT’s largest equipment supplier for 5G networks across the nation. This deal would be the first in the sector after the UK government banned all the mobile providers from buying Huawei 5G equipment in Ju...

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BT Increases Tariff Amidst A Boom in Demand, Vodafone And TalkTalk Follow the Trend

BT Increases Tariff Amidst A Boom in Demand, Vodafone And TalkTalk Follow the Trend

Summary BT has recently announced a tariff increase in its services for new and re-contracting customers which is pegged at a base price adjusted to CPI announced at the beginning of the year plus 3.9 per cent. The telecom operator has stated t...

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BT And Ofcom’s Plan for UK Broadband, as Nation’s ranking Slips To 47 in Speed

BT And Ofcom’s Plan for UK Broadband, as Nation’s ranking Slips To 47 in Speed

Summary The UK this year is placed 47th among 221 countries and territories in an annual survey that ranks them in terms of speed of broadband internet. Incidentally, this rank is 13 points lower than its previous year rank of 34th. Within Euro...

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BT Plc and Takeover Bid from Deutsche Telecom Amidst A Decade Low Showing at the LSE

BT Plc and Takeover Bid from Deutsche Telecom Amidst A Decade Low Showing at the LSE

Summary German telecom firm Deutsche Telekom currently owns 12 per cent stake in BT and given the sharp fall in prices of BT's shares on LSE because of the pandemic; speculations are rife that the German firm could make a bid. The company is cu...

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A Communications Company Poised for A Giant Leap on The Back of Strong Demand

A Communications Company Poised for A Giant Leap on The Back of Strong Demand

Telecom services had remained on the forefront keeping the world moving when all the businesses came to a halt due to Covid-19 and the resultant lockdown imposed across the globe to contain its spread.  Here we are going to discuss a company whi...

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British Government Takes A U-Turn, Huawei To Be Stripped from Nation’s 5G Network By 2027

British Government Takes A U-Turn, Huawei To Be Stripped from Nation’s 5G Network By 2027

Summary Huawei to be stripped out of the United Kingdom's 5G networks by 2027 In January 2020, the United Kingdom had given a green signal to Huawei for its involvement in the 5G network The decision to oust Huawei from the nation’s 5G n...

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Business Resilience Shown By Two Telecommunication Stocks: BT Group PLC and Telecom Plus PLC

Business Resilience Shown By Two Telecommunication Stocks: BT Group PLC and Telecom Plus PLC

  The FTSE 100 index was trading higher at 6,255.25 on Wednesday (17th June 2020, before the market close at 2.50 PM GMT+1). Also, FTSE 250 index gained around 0.35 per cent. The market sentiments are expected to be dominated by the following f...

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