AT&T: What To Do About The 40% To 50% Dividend Cut

May 19, 2021 1:26 PM ETAT&T Inc. (T)BBY, DIS, NFLX, VZ451 Comments

Summary

  • AT&T's merger announcement came with a little surprise.
  • The new company will have a dividend 40% to 50% lower than before.
  • If you're wondering what you should do with your shares, read this.
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Sometimes things change. You get a nice

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