In a statement President Obama called for the FCC to "implement the strongest possible rules to protect net neutrality." The president called on the government agency to impose rules that would not let Internet Service Providers block websites, slow the delivery of Internet content, and disallow agreements for so-called "fast lanes."
The president said the rules outlined in his statement "should not create any undue burden for ISPs," such as Comcast, and can "have clear, monitored exceptions for reasonable network management and for specialized services such as dedicated, mission-critical networks serving a hospital."
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TheStreet Ratings team rates COMCAST CORP as a Buy with a ratings score of A+. TheStreet Ratings Team has this to say about their recommendation:
"We rate COMCAST CORP (CMCSA) a BUY. This is based on the convergence of positive investment measures, which should help this stock outperform the majority of stocks that we rate. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins."