Final Glance: Telecom companies
NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of some top telecom companies were up at the close of trading:
AT&T Inc. rose $.17 or .5 percent, to $33.85.
Sprint Nextel rose $.07 or 1.3 percent, to $5.58.
Verizon Communications Inc. rose $.34 or .8 percent, to $43.16.