5 Companies That Had A Rough Week


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5 Rough Week

The Week Ending July 13

Topping this week's roundup of those having a rough week is AT&T, which found out that it's battle with the U.S. Department of Justice over its acquisition of Time-Warner might not be over.

Also making the list this week are Google, which could face a huge fine in Europe for alleged antitrust violations; Facebook, which was hit with its first financial penalty stemming from the Cambridge Analytica data privacy scandal; Micro Focus, whose integration of its Hewlett Packard Enterprise software acquisition is proving more difficult than planned; and MasterCard, which was hit with an IT outage on Thursday.

Not everyone in the IT industry was having a rough go of it this week. For a rundown of companies that made smart decisions, executed savvy strategic moves – or just had good luck – check out this week's Five Companies That Came To Win roundup.



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