Shares of both AT&T (NYSE: T ) and Verizon (NYSE: VZ ) have been under pressure this week after an analyst predicted that Google (NASDAQ: GOOG ) Fiber would be a big competitor long term. But it may take a decade for Google to build out enough infrastructure to be a big competitor with either company, and that still doesn't make a dent in the cash-cow wireless business. Analyst Travis Hoium discusses the biggest reasons why investors shouldn't worry about Google Fiber right now in the video below.
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