How Apple Will Benefit From the End of Smartphone Subsidies
Jul 27th 2013 10:00PM
Updated Jul 27th 2013 10:06PM
Much of the attention surrounding the end of smartphone subsidies has been focused on the impact on wireless carriers. T-Mobile is in the process of rolling out new plans, and there are rumors that Verizon will probably end subsidies soon as well; if so, AT&T will certainly be close behind. But how will smartphone makers such as Apple be affected?
In the following interview with the Fool's Alison Southwick, Fool.com contributor Doug Ehrman discusses some of the potential impacts on Apple of the end of smartphone subsidies and why this might actually be good news for the iPhone maker.
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The article How Apple Will Benefit From the End of Smartphone Subsidies originally appeared on Fool.com.Alison Southwick owns shares of Apple and AT&T. Fool contributor Doug Ehrman has no position in any stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool recommends and owns shares of Apple. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.