June 27, 2001 |
EarthLink Inc. said Tuesday it is raising the monthly price of its basic, unlimited dial-up service $2 to $21.95, a month after rival America Online Inc. increased its rates. The price increase, the first in EarthLink's history, came earlier than expected and bodes well for the company's financial performance, Goldman Sachs analyst Anthony Noto said in a research note. EarthLink rose $1.56, or 13%, to $13.83 on Nasdaq.
May 21, 2001 |
Investors who gave money to fallen investment manager Reed E. Slatkin already are looking for ways to recoup their expected losses through lawsuits--but they're finding few obvious targets, investor attorneys said.
November 16, 2000
Hughes Electronics Corp.'s network systems unit will provide satellite Internet services to EarthLink Inc. in a deal that will expand EarthLink's Internet coverage in rural areas. The agreement adds satellite services to EarthLink's digital subscriber lines, cable and wireless Internet delivery options. . . . EToys said it secured a $40-million revolving credit from Foothill Capital Corp. of Santa Monica, giving it sufficient funds to last to the end of June.
February 8, 2008 |
Internet service provider EarthLink Inc. said it would sell its citywide wireless network, which operates in Anaheim and other cities nationwide, to help revive profit after six straight quarterly losses. The Atlanta-based company valued its Wi-Fi unit at $40 million in November when it announced plans to examine options for the network. EarthLink is approaching "a variety" of potential buyers, Chief Executive Rolla Huff said.
May 24, 2001 |
EarthLink Inc. named Coca-Cola Co. executive Karen Gough marketing chief. Gough, 44, fills the new office of executive vice president of marketing, where she will oversee advertising, promotions and brand marketing at Atlanta-based EarthLink beginning June 1. She had been vice president of marketing solutions for Coca-Cola North America.
January 12, 2001 |
Publishing company Pulitzer Inc. said it sold its Postnet.com Internet access service to EarthLink Inc. for an undisclosed sum. Earlier in the week, Pulitzer sold its StarNet dial-up Internet access business in Tucson to EarthLink, the No. 2 U.S. Internet service provider. The Postnet.com site will continue to offer free news, sports and entertainment information. Customers who bought Internet service from Postnet.com will be moved to EarthLink. Shares of Pulitzer closed up $1.04 at $48.