New Growth Strategies and Strong Earnings in the Telecom Space - Research Report on AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream, Bell, and

  New Growth Strategies and Strong Earnings in the Telecom Space - Research
     Report on AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream, Bell, and Chunghwa Telecom

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NEW YORK, June 5, 2013

NEW YORK, June 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

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Today, Wall Street Reports announced new research reports highlighting AT&T,
Inc. (NYSE: T), CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL), Windstream Corporation (NASDAQ:
WIN), BCE, Inc. (NYSE: BCE), and Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd. (NYSE: CHT).
Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price
targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below.

AT&T, Inc. Research Report

On May 9, 2013, AT&T, Inc. (AT&T) announced that the Company is expanding its
leadership in smart grid solutions by offering prepaid applications that help
manage energy usage and lead to cost efficiencies. Through an exclusive
agreement with PayGo, AT&T will be the sole US provider for PayGo's utility
payment solutions which include near real-time processing of meter information
for prepaid services. Mike Troiano, Vice President, Advanced Mobility
Solutions, AT&T Business Solutions, said, "We're expanding our smart grid
solutions to better serve utilities across the country - offering much more
than wireless connectivity." Mr. Troiano added, "With the introduction of
PayGo from AT&T, utilities can offer more convenient options for payment while
also helping their customers to monitor their overall energy consumption." The
Full Research Report on AT&T, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown,
analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge
at: [http://www.WSReports.com/r/full_research_report/c8c9_T]

CenturyLink, Inc. Research Report

On May 8, 2013, CenturyLink, Inc. (CenturyLink) released its Q1 2013 results.
The Company's operating revenue was down 2.1% YoY to $4.5 billion. Operating
income was up 19.6% YoY to $782 million, and net income was up 49% YoY to $298
million. Also, the Company's diluted EPS was up 50% YoY to $0.48. Glen F. Post
III, President and CEO of CenturyLink, said, "CenturyLink reported strong
financial results and achieved solid broadband and Prism TV customer growth in
the first quarter, while continuing to see good demand from businesses for
high-bandwidth network and data hosting services. Through the ongoing
investment in our key strategic initiatives, we are creating and capitalizing
on organic growth opportunities across each of our business segments. Our
solid sales momentum over the past several quarters continues to contribute
toward our goal of top-line revenue stabilization in 2014." The Full Research
Report on CenturyLink, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst
ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.WSReports.com/r/full_research_report/eb83_CTL]

Windstream Corporation Research Report

On May 9, 2013, Windstream Corporation (Windstream) released its Q1 2013
results. The Company's business service revenue was up 2% YoY to $914 million,
while consumer broadband service revenue was up 5% YoY to $117 million. Total
revenues and sales were down 2% YoY to $1.5 billion. Windstream reported that
its total business and consumer broadband revenues represented 71% of its Q1
2013 revenues. Jeff Gardner, President and CEO of Windstream, said, "Our
vision at Windstream is to be the premier enterprise communications and
service provider while maintaining our stable consumer business, which will
result in substantial cash flows and long-term support of our current
dividend." Mr. Gardner added, "We are successfully repositioning the company.
Over the long term, we believe our strategy and investments will allow us to
grow and increase shareholder value." The Full Research Report on Windstream
Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price
targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.WSReports.com/r/full_research_report/1852_WIN]

BCE, Inc. Research Report

On May 31, 2013, BCE, Inc. (Bell) announced that, in accordance with the terms
of the transaction arrangement agreement with Astral Media Inc. (Astral) dated
March 16, 2012, as amended on November 19, 2012, it has elected to postpone
the Outside Date from June 1, 2013 to July 31, 2013. Originally announced on
March 16, 2012, Bell proposed to acquire Astral for $3.4 billion, which was
approved by shareholders representing more than 99% of Astral shares and by
the Québec Superior Court. In March 2013, the Competition Bureau cleared the
acquisition. The transaction remains subject to closing conditions, including
CRTC (Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission) approval.
The Full Research Report on BCE, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown,
analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge
at: [http://www.WSReports.com/r/full_research_report/7352_BCE]

Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd. Research Report

On May 2, 2013, Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd. (Chunghwa Telecom) released its Q1
2013 results. The Company's total net revenue was up 2.1% YoY to NT$56.6
billion. Mobile communications revenue was up 9.1% YoY to NT$27.9 billion,
while Mobile value-added services (VAS) revenue was up 42.2% YoY to NT$6.5
billion. Internet revenue was down 2.7% YoY to NT$6 billion. Also, net income
was down 4.7% YoY to NT$9.1 billion. Dr. Yen-Sung Lee, Chairman and CEO of
Chunghwa Telecom, said, "Looking ahead, Chunghwa Telecom will be focusing its
growth effort in three major areas. Firstly, we are focused on expanding our
core CT telecom services, including fixed broadband, mobile internet and voice
services. Secondly, we aim to broaden our ICT and value-added services which
are developed on top of our backbone and include corporate ICT solutions,
cloud computing services, MOD as well as various mobile value-added services.
Lastly, we will continue assessing future overseas business and investment
opportunities that can leverage our core strengths. We firmly believe that
this strategy will enable us to expand upon our solid foundation for
continuous and sustainable growth going forward." The Full Research Report on
Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst
ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.WSReports.com/r/full_research_report/1bbe_CHT]

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