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Why Amazon Can Crush Apple in the Smart-Home Market

Amazon continues to make headway in the smart-home market while Apple mostly watches from the sidelines.

Comcast Q4 provides a window into impact of tax cuts and cord cutting

Chairman and CEO Brian Roberts said Comcast would boost its dividend and buy back $5 billion in shares, in part due to the tax cuts. But Comcast should still have funds left over to invest more in its business or to buy other companies.

Verizon CEO: don't expect any huge media acquisitions from us

Tax cuts will give Verizon an extra $3.5 billion to $4 billion in operating cash flow, but Lowell McAdam says the telecom isn't planning to use the funds for any kind of blockbuster media deal.

Lions Gate is a big draw in consolidating Hollywood

In the wake of Disney's megadeal with Fox, Lions Gate could attract suitors from Amazon to Verizon.

Markets Dip as Bitcoin Rises; Analysts Consider Apple's iPhone Dependency--ICYMI

Here's what you need to know now for Thursday, Jan. 18.

Breaking News

Tesla Stock Higher As Elon Musk Sells $6.9 Billion Shares, Citing Twitter Deal

"In the (hopefully unlikely) event that Twitter forces this deal to close *and* some equity partners don’t come through, it is important to avoid an emergency sale of Tesla stock," Musk said.

Apple Stock Edges Higher Despite Cautious Smartphone Outlook From Supplier Foxconn

Foxconn, Apple's main iPhone assembler, forecast muted smartphone revenues for its September quarter amid waning global demand.

Disney Earnings Preview: Disney+ Steaming Growth In Focus After Netflix Stumble

Disney needs to add more than 9 million streaming users each quarter in order to meet its September 2024 goal of between 230 million and 260 million global subscribers.

Walmart Builds on Its Biggest Edge Over Amazon

Retailing giant Walmart wants to ensure its customers can get what they're looking for, however they want to buy it.