Twitter IPO the Clear Headliner in a Big Week of Deals

The Twitter IPO will get the lion's share of headlines this week, but don't completely ignore the rest of this week's large slate of offerings. More 

AT&T Plans 2014 Takeover of Vodafone

AT&T is reportedly preparing for a massive bid to acquire European wireless provider Vodafone in 2014. More 

Verizon to Be BlackBerry’s Exclusive Partner for Z30

Verizon Wireless will become the only U.S. carrier to offer BlackBerry's new Z30 smartphone starting next month. More 

9 Dividend Paying Stocks I Accumulated This Past Month

My 2013 Roth IRA experiment continued on, with the purchase of nine additional dividend paying stocks listed here. More 

Thursday Apple Rumors: iPhone 5s Supply Constraints Frustrate Verizon

Verizon says low iPhone 5s supplies dented 3Q activations; Apple's new Cupertino headquarters approved; and cause of iPhone 5s sensor problem identified. More 

5 Reasons I Own So Many Individual Dividend Paying Stocks

In the past month, I published the list of dividend holdings I own to my subscribers. Many subscribers were amazed at the number of companies I own; here's why More 

Wall Street Still Open When the Government Shuts Down

The Senate has rejected the House's bid to stave off a shutdown, but Wall Street is open for business, and here's our update of 68 stocks More