Final Glance: Telecom companies
NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of some top telecom companies were up at the close of trading:
AT&T Inc. rose $.34 or 1.0 percent, to $34.49.
Sprint Nextel rose $.09 or 1.6 percent, to $5.66.
Verizon Communications Inc. rose $.35 or .8 percent, to $44.79.