Final Glance: Telecom companies
NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of some top telecom companies were up at the close of trading:
AT&T Inc. rose $.51 or 1.5 percent, to $34.36.
Sprint Nextel rose $.06 or 1.1 percent, to $5.64.
Verizon Communications Inc. rose $.60 or 1.4 percent, to $43.76.