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Shareholders OK Lucent purchase

...Thursday to approve Alcatel's acquisition of Lucent Technologies in a deal valued at nearly $11 billion that will...Paris-based Alcatel SA will acquire U.S-based Lucent Technologies Inc. in an $11 billion, all-stock deal. PROS...

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Business
Bob Allen, former AT&T chief, won't cry over Bell system's end

...a corner office." Another called him one of the six worst tech CEOs ever. He's credited with spinning off Lucent Technologies Inc. and jump-starting AT&T's wireless business by buying McCaw Cellular Inc. But he's criticized for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/20/bus_443772.shtml
Business
Celebrity CEOs often no bargain for shareholders

...corporate boardroom so posh, it was used as a set for the movie, "The Thomas Crown Affair," during his time as Lucent Technologies Inc., with the work areas of two other equally famous and handsomely compensated CEOs: eBay Inc.'s Meg Whitman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/14/bus_442765.shtml
Business
Hewlett-Packard CEO Fiorina steps down

...American network systems, at AT&T Corp., 1980-1996. Helped lead spinoff of equipment/research division into Lucent Technologies Inc. in 1996. President, Lucent's global service provider business, 1998-1999. Named chief executive and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/10/bus_442325.shtml
Business
Mutual fund proxy votes tell all

...pay and poor performance. Among those included in its review were Delta Air Lines Inc., Kohl's Corp. and Lucent Technologies Inc. By the union's gauge, American Century Investments and Vanguard were the toughest on executive pay issues...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/13/fin_428398.shtml
Finance
Internet giant Google shares trade higher in debut

...more valuable than companies such as Amazon.com Inc., with a market capitalization of $16 billion, and Lucent Technologies Inc., valued at $13.5 billion, but slightly less than General Motors Corp.'s $23.7 billion. The company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/20/bus_425823.shtml
Business
AT&T slides from dominant phone company to underdog

...long since spun off its computer business and equipment manufacturing arm, which is now two separate companies, Lucent Technologies Inc. and Avaya Inc. In the process, it lost its storied Bell Labs, which had produced 11 Nobel Prize-winning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/02/bus_424024.shtml
Business
Lucent Technology swings to modest second-quarter profit

MURRAY HILL, N.J. -- Telecommunications equipment maker Lucent Technologies Inc. swung to a second-quarter profit - its third straight money-making quarter - as a 30 percent decrease in costs of making...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/21/fin_412889.shtml
Finance
Business briefs

...for more information. BRIEFLY Telecom business reports profits TRENTON, N.J. - Telecommunications gear maker Lucent Technologies reported a profit of $338 million for its first quarter as it held down costs, boosted revenues and nearly doubled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/22/bus_401868.shtml
Business
Software lets cell users decide how to share location info

...than intrusive. In a presentation this week at an industry conference, researchers for the Bell Labs division of Lucent Technologies Inc. plan to describe how their technology copes with the conflicting demands of speed, privacy and personalization...

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