What’s Keeping The Telecom Industry Down? (VOX)

From Zacks: The U.S. telecom market continues to witness intense pricing competition, as success to a great extent depends on technical superiority, quality of services and scalability.  Additionally, the U.S. wireless industry is likely to become even more competitive in 2018 with the entry of cable MSOs (multi-service operators) in this space.

Telecom Strength Should Continue Through 2016 and Beyond

From Zacks Research: The U.S. telecommunications industry witnessed considerable growth in the first half of 2016. On average, the stock price of four major national wireless carriers were up nearly 22%, the stock price of five leading regional wireline operators surged over 39% and the top three pay-TV operators saw their stock price up 12.47%.