Sprint Corp news

   Watch this stock
Showing stories 1 - 10 of about 79   

Articles published

S 5.18 +0.11 (2.27%)
price chart
Avoiding Pitfalls of Corporate Weight-Loss Programs
Sprint Nextel Corp.'s nationwide fitness challenge racked up significant participation and poundage in 2011. Initially 40 percent of the telecommunication company's 39,700 eligible employees joined the 12-week challenge, shedding a combined total of ...
Sprint to buy US Cellular business to boost Midwest coverage
Sprint Nextel Corp agreed to buy United States Cellular Corp businesses in Chicago, St. Louis, central Illinois and three other markets to expand coverage as it upgrades its network.
Sprint bulks up on Midwest spectrum  The Deal Pipeline
US Cellular exiting Chicago market  Chicago Tribune
Sprint will drop Nextel from name if SoftBank deal closes
Sprint Nextel Corp. is poised to unload the baggage of a dwindling network and shorten its name if a deal with Japanese suitor SoftBank Corp. goes through. Overland Park-based Sprint (NYSE: S) indicated Monday that it would drop Nextel from its name ...
Sprint Shedding Nextel Name After Softbank Deal  Wall Street Journal (blog)
Sprint to drop Nextel name after Softbank deal  Computerworld
Sprint employees question if culture would change with SoftBank deal
A partnership with SoftBank Corp. may mean much-needed capital for Sprint Nextel Corp., but employees are wondering whether an alignment with the Japanese wireless carrier will translate into many workplace changes.
Japan's Masayoshi Son Picks a Fight With US Phone Giants
... Nextel Corp. S 5.85 % , currently a distant No. 3 to AT&T and Verizon. Although the deal hasn't yet been approved by regulators or Sprint shareholders, Mr. Son, Softbank's chief executive and largest shareholder, already has pledged to try to break ...
Sprint Sells $2.28 Billion in 10-Year Bonds to Refinance Debt
Nov. 8 (Bloomberg) -- Sprint Nextel Corp., the third-largest U.S. wireless carrier, sold $2.28 billion of 10-year bonds to refinance debt.
Sprint files for FCC approval for Softbank deal
Sprint, the biggest shareholder in Clearwire Corp CLWR.O, said that the application also requests approval for Softbank to take over its stake in Clearwire.
Sprint-SoftBank $20B deal may hinge on whether cultures can connect  Kansas City Business Journal
Sprint, SoftBank ask FCC for merger approval  Bizjournals.com
Sprint unveils in-car communications system for automakers
LOS ANGELES Sprint Nextel Corp unveiled on Thursday an in-vehicle communications and entertainment system it hopes automakers will adopt as they seek to attract younger, more connected consumers.
Recycling E-Waste: How One Company Gets It Right
Back in July, we spoke with Sprint about its commitment to sustainability and its groundbreaking Buyback program - the first wireless take-back program of its kind and still recognized as the best.
Nascar's Leaky Fuel Tank
In a September investors' presentation, the International Speedway Corp. ISCA 1.30 % , which owns more than half of Nascar's racetracks, described sports as TV's "least time-shifted genre" and said 42% of households have DVRs, up from 3% in 2006.
Rochester Hills native Keselowski will cash in quickly on NASCAR title  Crain's Detroit Business
Brad Keselowski wins NASCAR Sprint Cup title  Bangor Daily News