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As the first quarter of 2016 came to a close, businesses evaluated their progress. Some, like T-Mobile and Yelp, experienced growth, while others struggled. For instance, Apple reported its first quarterly drop in sales in more than a decade.

These headlines and more are included below in the week’s Small Business Trends news and information roundup.

Economy

Customer Growth Pushes T-Mobile To Record 2016 Q1 Profits

For wireless carrier T-Mobile (NASDAQ: TMUS), 2016 has started on a great note, as the company has reported strong revenue and earnings growth. The company announced its first quarter 2016 results “which showed that continued customer momentum is translating into strong financial growth.” T-Mobile added 2.

Stock Price Soars Following Strong Yelp First Quarter 2016 Earnings

Shares are skyrocketing by 8.26 percent to $23.19 in after-hours trading, following the company’s strong Yelp first quarter 2016 earnings. The iconic local business review company today announced


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Source: Small Business Trends