Final Glance: Telecom companies
NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of some top telecom companies were up at the close of trading:
AT&T Inc. rose $.55 or 1.6 percent, to $34.68.
Sprint Nextel rose $.08 or 1.4 percent, to $5.64.
Verizon Communications Inc. rose $.73 or 1.7 percent, to $43.50.