Tag: Verizon

Mergers and Acquisitions

7 M&As That Defined a Decade of Dealmaking—and Reshaped the Economy

December 27, 2019

Via: Fortune

The 2010s were a busy time for mergers and acquisitions. As the global economy recovered from the biggest financial shock since the Great Depression, the healthiest companies emerged ready to swoop with big-dollar deals. All in all, the 2010s saw […]

Marketing, Sales Experience

Verizon Shows Businesses How to Fight Back Against the Competition (Watch)

February 15, 2017

Via: Small Business Trends

Verizon is fighting back against the competition — hard. The company just unveiled a new plan that it calls “Verizon Unlimited.” It includes — you guessed it — unlimited data, talk and text. The plan costs $80 per month for […]

Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions

Verizon reportedly wants $1 billion discount on Yahoo

October 7, 2016

Via: Venture Beat

Verizon may not have bailed out of its deal to purchase Yahoo for $4.8 billion, but amid a growing case of bad news at the search engine company, the telecommunications giant is reportedly pushing to reduce the acquisition price by […]

Mergers and Acquisitions

Here’s Why It Looks Like Verizon Isn’t Way Overpaying for Yahoo

July 26, 2016

Via: Fortune

Verizon’s long-expected deal to buy Yahoo’s core Internet assets is winning the acquiring telecom colossus lots of praise from pundits and analysts for adding “hundred of millions of eyeballs,” and affording the opportunity for major “cost synergies.” The chorus is […]

Mergers and Acquisitions

Verizon is reportedly planning a $3 billion bid for Yahoo’s internet business

June 7, 2016

Via: Business Insider

Verizon Communications Inc plans to submit a second-round bid of around $3 billion for Yahoo Inc’s core internet business, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Private-equity firm TPG was also expected to submit a second […]


Yahoo Has Lost a Huge Deal That Brought in $100 Million a Year

May 6, 2016

Via: Fortune

A lucrative deal for Yahoo YHOO 2.61% is no more after 15 years. AT&T T -0.36% said Wednesday that it is awarding a portal services contract to Buffalo-based telecom Synacor, which will take over for Yahoo as host of the […]


Verizon enlists AOL CEO to explore Yahoo deal

February 9, 2016

Via: Venture Beat

Verizon Communications Inc has given Tim Armstrong, chief executive officer of its AOL unit, a leading role in exploring a possible bid for Yahoo Inc’s assets, Bloomberg reported, citing a person with knowledge of the situation. Verizon, the largest U.S. […]