American direct broadcast satellite and streaming TV company

4K Reverse Band Slimline 3 DirecTV satellite dish with a multi-satellite LNB

DirecTV (trademarked as DIRECTV) is an American direct broadcast satellite service provider based in El Segundo, California. Its satellite service, launched on June 17, 1994, transmits digital satellite television and audio to households in the United States, Latin America, and the Caribbean.[2][3] It’s primary competitors are Dish Network and cable television providers. On July 24, 2015, after receiving approval from the United States Federal Communications Commission and United States Department of Justice, AT&T acquired DirecTV in a transaction valued at $67.1 billion.[4][5]

As of the end of Q1 2021, AT&T had 15.9 million pay-TV customers, including DirecTV, U-Verse, and AT&T TV subscribers.[6]

On February 25, 2021, AT&T announced that it would spin-off DirecTV, U-Verse and AT&T TV into a separate entity, selling a 30%

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The Nasdaq led a mixed open on Wednesday, after August hiring data came in below expectations and key manufacturing data weakened. Biotech Moderna climbed on positive vaccine news. Earnings reports powered big early moves from Ambarella, PVH, Anaplan and Conn’s. Apple and jumped to the head of the Dow Jones today, each trading close to buy points.


The Nasdaq Composite opened 0.5% higher, while the S&P 500 fought to a 0.1% gain. The Dow Jones today got off to a weak start, down about 0.1%, as Walgreens (WBA) and Caterpillar (CAT) dragged at the bottom of the index.

Apparel maker PVH (PVH), the former Phillips-Van Heusen brand, topped the S&P 500 in early trade. The stock sprung 9.5% higher as JPMorgan raised its price target to 125, after the New York-based company clobbered analysts’ second-quarter estimates.

Casino owners Wynn Resorts (WYNN) and Las Vegas Sands (LVS) traded high

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John Paulson, the hedge fund billionaire who made a fortune in 2008 when he shorted the housing bubble, said in an interview published Sunday that he believes cryptocurrencies will eventually go bust. 

The 65-year-old told “Bloomberg Wealth with David Rubenstein” that he wouldn’t recommend the investment to anyone. He said there is a cryptocurrency bubble that will “eventually prove to be worthless.”

“I would describe them as a limited supply of nothing,” he said. “So to the extent there’s more demand than the limited supply, the price would go up. But to the extent the demand falls, then the price would go down. There’s no intrinsic value to any of the cryptocurrencies except that there’s a limited amount.”

The Bloomberg report pointed out that Paulson is a big believer—and buyer– of gold despite digital assets outperforming the metal. 

Digital currencies, like Bitcoin, have been

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Advertisements have their ways to make us buy the advertised products, don’t they? But imagine the impact that a whole series of advertisements, all sharing the same message or supporting the same cause could have on the consumers.

Wouldn’t that heighten your interest in the product or service that is being offered?

For instance, the #LikeAGirl campaign by Always promoted their product, while also creating awareness among the audience about the insecurities girls go through during their adolescence and showing that they cared about their target consumers. This personal connect made the advertising campaign a hit.

What Is An Advertising Campaign?

An advertising campaign is essentially just a series of similar advertisements by a company or a business that share the same core message, while also convincing consumers to purchase their products. Each advertisement may have a different theme, but eventually, they all support the same cause.

For instance, for

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Sep 21, 2021 14:55 IST

New Delhi [India], September 21 (ANI): The Income Tax department has carried out a search and seizure operation on a leading business house of India involved in the manufacture of textile and filament yarn having corporate offices in Delhi, Punjab and Kolkata, said Ministry of Finance on Tuesday.
As per an official release, during the course of the search operation carried out on Saturday, many incriminating documents, loose sheets, diaries, digital evidence, among other things have been recovered which indicate involvement of the group in the routing of unaccounted funds back in its Indian entities, possession of foreign bank accounts unreported to the Department.
“Substantial evidence of transactions outside the books of accounts, cash transactions in land deals, bogus expenses debited in books of accounts, unaccounted cash expenditure, accommodation entries are taken from entry operators have been gathered,” the release said.

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Name given to the advertising in public spaces

Out-of-home (OOH) advertising, also called outdoor advertising, outdoor media, and out-of-home media, is advertising experienced outside of the home. This includes billboards, wallscapes, and posters seen while “on the go;” it also includes place-based media seen in places such as convenience stores, medical centers, salons, and other brick-and-mortar venues.

OOH advertising formats fall into four main categories: billboards, street furniture, transit, and alternative.[1]

The OOH advertising industry in the United States includes more than 2,100 operators in 50 states representing the major out of home format categories.[citation needed] These OOH media companies range from public, multinational media corporations to small, independent, family-owned businesses. Currently, the United Kingdom and France are Western Europe’s first and second largest markets for OOH, respectively. Data from Outsmart (formerly the Outdoor Media Centre), the UK’s out-of-home advertising

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average briefly dropped 280 points Monday, as data showed a slowdown in China’s economy. Tesla stock skidded after the National Highway Safety Administration opened a formal investigation into Tesla’s Autopilot system.


Among Dow Jones leaders, Apple (AAPL) sold off 1.5% before paring losses Monday, while Microsoft (MSFT) moved down 0.4% in today’s stock market. Home Depot (HD) is just below a new buy point, while Disney (DIS) is trying to break out past an entry.

Tesla (TSLA) looked to compound Friday’s 0.7% loss, skidding over 5% Monday morning. The EV giant dropped below a recent buy point.

Among the top stocks to buy and watch, Nvidia (NVDA), RH (RH) and Shopify (SHOP) are in or near new buy zones.

Nvidia, Microsoft and Tesla are IBD Leaderboard stocks. Apple is an IBD SwingTrader stock.

Dow Jones Today: Chinese Economy Slows

The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost

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